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VIVA ON LAMAR

(512) 472-2256

215 South Lamar Blvd Austin, TX 78704

Located between Barton Springs Road and Riverside Drive, just south of Lady Bird Lake

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK

9AM to 8PM

VIVA ON 35TH

(512) 300-2256

1811 W. 35th St. Austin, TX 78703

Located two blocks east of Mopac Expressway (Loop 1) on 35th Street.

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK

9AM to 8PM

  • VIVA ON LAMAR

    215 South Lamar Blvd. Austin, TX 78704 (512) 472-2256

  • VIVA ON 35TH

    1811 W. 35th St. Austin, TX 78703 (512) 300-2256

News & Tips

Thanks, Austin! Spreading The Love Through #VivaGives

posted January 29, 2014
#VivaGives to 3 Austin Charities
This past December, your generosity showed itself beautifully when you helped enrich 3 local charities with a total #VivaGives donation of $9,000! When we started the #VivaGives campaign at the end of Thanksgiving 2013, we had a hunch our clients would be likeminded when it came to giving back to our community.  So, for every gift certificate sold in...
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Valentine’s Day Spa Gifts for Her & Him

posted January 29, 2014
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Can't think of the right sweets for your sweetie this year?  We've done the thinking for you! Here's a stress-free selection of our best #VivaHearts Valentine's Day gift ideas -- all healthy, almost calorie-free, and guaranteed to melt your sweetie's heart without melting your wallet. Gifts for Her What she wants most (aside from your love and world peace, of course) is the gift of calm.  Choose from any one of these favorites for her: ♥
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Giving Hope Through Austin Children’s Shelter: #VivaGives

posted December 17, 2013
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This is the time of year that many of us think of family, friends, and the blessings that we have.  For Viva co-owner Laurie, it was especially important to think about giving hope to children and families that are in difficult circumstances. This is why she chose Austin Children's Shelter as our third December
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Keeping Austin Beautiful, Naturally: #VivaGives and The Nature Conservancy

posted December 17, 2013
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There are some rare birds in Austin, which is what makes us all love this town.  But, did you know that Austin literally is home to two rare birds?  The Golden-cheeked warbler and the black-capped vireo, our feathered neighbors from the Barton Creek Habitat Preserve. When Viva co-owner Maya was thinking about a ...
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Adding Littles to Bigs thru #VivaGives: Big Brothers Big Sisters

posted December 10, 2013
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Imagine if you could take just 3% of your day -- 43.2 minutes out of every 24 hours -- to be mindful of what’s most important to you.   When we announced the #VivaGives December campaign a few weeks ago, we were excited for the opportunity to help spread the love in Austin this holiday season.  But, it's also a chance to talk about volunteering throu...
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#VivaGives to 3 Austin Charities This December

posted December 2, 2013
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Remember the Schoolhouse Rock song, "Three is a Magic Number"?  Okay, so maybe we're dating ourselves a little bit with that reference, but this December, the number 3 is ringing as true as 3 French hens to all of us here at Viva Day Spa. That's because, for the month of December, 3% of every Vi...
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Help Us Spread the Love in Austin in December

posted November 25, 2013
#VivaGives to 3 Austin Charities
As we move towards the holiday season, it’s easy to get caught up in the planning and activities that go along with preparing for friends and family. There’s a reason why the words “hustle and bustle” and “hubbub” are often associated with this time of year. Imagine if you could take just 3% of your day -- 43.2 minutes out of every 24 hours -- to be mindful of what’s most important to you. Would you think of how big a turkey you need to buy to feed your Thanksgiving guests?  Or wo...
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Viva-licious Holiday Gift Guide:
Gifts For Him

posted November 25, 2013
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Guys like to be babied.  It's a fact of manhood that usually only shows itself during cold and flu season. There's no need to wait. Make his hankering for happiness happen this holiday season with a man-sized portion of Viva Day Spa pampering for him. Choose an Instant Gift Certificate -- a convenient option you can print out immediately or send via email -- or our handsome Classic Gift Certificate! Here's the Viva 411 on hot holi...
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Gifts For Him"

Viva-licious Holiday Gift Guide:
Gifts for Them

posted November 25, 2013
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Looking for something special for a couple, best friends, mom and daughter, or any two people you think would enjoy spending time together? You've come to the right place -- Viva Day Spa! Their spa experience can be shared together in our duet suite, or they can opt for the privacy of separate rooms. Choose an Instant Gift Certificate -- a convenient option you can print it out immediately or send via email -- or our gorgeous
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Gifts for Them"

Viva-licious Holiday Gift Guide:
Gifts For Her

posted November 24, 2013
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Searching for the perfect gift for the lovely ladies in your life? Look no further. We've put together a list of Viva-licious gift certificate ideas for every girl on your gift list. From muscle-melting massages to pamperingly perfect spa packages, our award-winning treatments will make you a holiday gift-giving hero. (And guys, you just might even get lucky!) Choose an Instant Gift Certificate -- a convenient option you can print it out immediately or send via email, or our ...
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Gifts For Her"

Win Two 3-Day Passes To Weekend 2 Of Austin City Limits Music Festival

posted October 2, 2013
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The annual Austin City Limits Music Festival starts this week, and we're super stoked to offer our amazing clients the chance to get in on the ACL action with a ticket giveaway of two 3-Day passes for Weekend 2 of this year's Austin City Limits Music Festival! This will be Viva's fourth year running as the official day spa in the VIP Grove at 
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Thanks for Eight Incredible Years, Austin

posted June 4, 2013
Thanks for letting us pamper you for 7 sensational years!
It's telling that Shannon Mouser, one of Viva's co-owners, signs all of her emails with a quote from the Dalai Lama: "If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion." When Viva opened its doors on 35th Street back in June of 2005, we believed in a culture of caring. With eight employees, we were committed to providing our clients with a relaxing and rejuvenating spa experience in an unpretentious setting. Eight years, 2 location...
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Thanks for 7 Sensational Years!

posted June 12, 2012
Thanks for letting us pamper you for 7 sensational years!
The seed of the idea for Viva was planted among three friends who hoped to create a warm, inviting and healing place for clients in Austin. Viva Day Spa opened it's doors on 35th Street on June 15, 2005 with eight employees, and the belief that a culture of caring starts with an exceptionally talented staff who - in turn - cater to the individual needs of clients. Seven years later - and one spa location bigger - Viva employs over 65 exceptional people
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Save on SkinCeutical’s Combo Solution for Redness & Rosacea

posted March 29, 2012
Save on SkinCeuticals Redness Neutralizer Combo
Did you know that over 45 million people are affected by rosacea? This chronic skin condition makes your face turn red, and may even cause swelling and acne-like skin sores. There is no cure, and prescription medications currently on the mark don't address flushing and redness symptoms very well. The good news is that there are several things you can do to neutralize redness caused by rosacea. Even better, we've hooked up with SkinCeuticals to offer you their Redness Neutralizer Combo pack at a ...
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Making Headlines at Viva Day Spa

posted March 18, 2012
Viva Day Spa In The News as Premier Day Spa in Austin
Viva Day Spa has been making news in all sorts of media over the past few weeks. Naturally, we're thrilled to have the attention. But more importantly, love the validation from the press that the spa experience we deliver is exactly what we intend it to be: client focused, high touch (no pun intended), and leaving guests wanting to come back for more. See for yourself what people are saying about Viva... Declaration of Beautypendence:
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Save on Gwyneth Paltrow’s SkinCeuticals Picks – Special Offer

posted March 3, 2012
Gwyneth Paltrow's SkinCeuticals Picks - Special Offer
Love her or not, Gwyneth Paltrow's skin is something to behold. Her winter skin secret? A magical trio of SkinCeuticals products: Hydrating B5 Gel, wrinkle-fighting A.G.E. Interrupter, and antioxidant CE Ferulic. Save on Gwyneth's SkinCeuticals Regime While supplies last, Viva Day Spa is offering all three of her favorite SkinCeutical's products and more for well under movie star prices. Purchase CE Ferulic, Hydrat...
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Viva Named 2011 Best Day Spa in Austin

posted February 18, 2012
Viva Day Spa named Best Spa in Austin in 2011 by The Austin Chronicle
Wow, we're absolutely thrilled to have been voted the Best Day Spa in Austin in 2011 in the Austin Chronicle's Reader's Poll! Viva Day Spa actually tied for this honor with Lake Austin Spa Resort, the beautiful destination spa located just outside of the city and the winner of this category for the last 9 years running. Needless to say, we're tickled pink to share the title with them for 2011. ...
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