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Angela Avellino, Spa & Haven Manager

Angela was previously the Assistant Spa Director of The Umstead Hotel since 2006 and is also a licensed massage therapist. Angela is a veteran of the U.S. Army where she served in the Gulf War as a cryptologist and weapons specialist. Angela has three wonderful children that she adores, loves to sail and spend time on the coast. View her blogs.

Soothe Winter Skin

Harsh winter temperatures inhibit the body's ability to hydrate the face and skin. Dehydration of the face also makes our faces itchy, but scratching and rubbing can tear or irritate blood capillaries causing unwanted redness. It's important to protect the skin and lock in hydration in order to prevent wrinkles, and other skin ailments. So, how can you protect your skin during the winter months? Pro-Collagen Marine Cream & Pro-Collagen Ultra Marine Cream ($128 each) The ultimate... Full Post >

NEW! White Brightening Facial

Now that the holidays are behind us, it is time to focus on reducing the stress this may have created. Begin the New Year with a new you. Take time to focus on your well-being to have a healthy start to the year. The Spa at Fearrington would like to introduce a new facial, the White Brightening Facial. This highly effective 60 minute facial visibly illuminates the complexion to leave it naturally more even and translucently clear. Our skilled estheticians use precision movements to... Full Post >

Relax with Your Valentine

There's no better way to melt away stress than a massage - and just in time for Valentine's day, our professional massage therapists recommend a couple's massage to help relax and reconnect with your sweetheart! Relationships can suffer from increased levels of stress, leading to increases in blood pressure, body tension, GI stress, headaches and mood swings. This wrecks havoc on our level of patience which negatively affects our communication patterns. Massage is helpful in directly... Full Post >

Blissful Deals!

Haven Boutique currently has some fantastic pajamas and spa items marked down! Come in to see what wonderful deals we have on our whimsical JJJ NYC pajamas, comfortable Marigot pajamas, luxurious PJ Harlow lounge wear, selected Elizabeth W products, Branche silk eye pillows, and Alicia Adams alpaca throws. Start your new year off right by treating yourself to some pampering! Remember, these products are up to 50% off and will not last long - hurry in! Full Post >

Black Friday Sale

Don't miss special savings at our spa boutique Haven this Friday, November 27th from 10am to 6pm! A sneak peek of what you'll find in store for great deals: Marigot, PJ Harlow and Three J NYC lounge-wear and pajamas Select Elemis skincare products Hurry in! These deals will go fast! Full Post >

Autumn Spa Retreat

As the season shifts and the autumn leaves start to change to their majestic colors, we turn our thoughts to all things fall. Bountiful harvests of beautiful fall delights come to mind: bushels of apples, crisp and juicy, brown sugar, and sweet cinnamon create a wonderful recipe for luxurious Spiced Apple spa treatments. We are excited to share with you the return of our Spiced Apple treatments at The Spa at Fearrington. With autumn in mind, now is the time to prepare your skin and nails... Full Post >

Mango Coconut Treatments Extended

Our Mango Coconut spa treatments have been so popular this summer that we have decided to extend this until the end of September. Feel rejuvenated and soft, like a tropical breeze, with a tantalizing Mango Coconut Body Exfoliation. Begin with an exfoliating dry brush made of Cactus. Follow this to detoxify with a mango coconut scrub that removes dry skin. Exfoliations help to remove dead skin cells that block pores, stimulates the lymphatic system, reduces edema and neutralizes acids in the... Full Post >

Summer Time — Fun Time

Throughout June, July and August, The Spa at Fearrington celebrates the arrival of summer with our exotic Mango Coconut Delight treatments. Mangos are high in antioxidants and healing qualities. Additionally, mangos provide a remarkably high content of beta carotene and vitamin C as well as impressive numbers for vitamins B1, B2, B3 and B6. Coconuts are rich in vitamins and minerals, coconut oil and coconut milk exhibit excellent compatibility to the skin. Feel rejuvenated and soft, like a... Full Post >

Gift Ideas for Moms

Our mother’s always take such great care of us from childhood to adulthood. How about some pampering time to show mom how much you admire her for her dedication to you?  Here are some nourishing products to help her indulge and take a little time for herself. Elemis Frangipani fragrance products are a unique and rich infusion of exotic Tahitian monoi oil which is a traditional blend of tiare flowers soaked in coprah oil, fragranced with frangipani flowers that leave the skin feeling... Full Post >

Spring Cleaning In Haven

Haven, our spa boutique, is busy Spring cleaning! We are having a special 50% off sale on select inventory, including our entire PJ Harlow lounge wear and Elemis holiday gift box sets! What are we making room for? A larger selection of Eberjey intimate wear, lounge wear and more fantastic Elemis products of course! Come drop by and find your new lounge wear along with our luxurious line of UK skin care products. We also have selected TKEES shoes to finish your look! Full Post >