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SEE + BE SEEN SPA AWARDS. Jean-Guy de Gabriac, Christine Hays, and Verena Lasvigne- Fox were in London at the 2017 World Spa & Wellness Awards. Hilltop Spa at Four Seasons Resort Seychelles, with Lasvigne-Fox serving as senior spa director, won the award for Hotel Spa of the Year: Middle East and Africa. The Spa at Mandarin Oriental Washington D.C. was recognized Hotel Spa of the Year: North and South America while ESPA Life at Corinthia won the 2017 Professional Beauty Awards Residential Spa of the Year. HAWAII GETAWAY. 2016 ISPA Conference & Expo keynote speaker John Ondrasik and his wife Carla were spotted on vacation at Four Seasons Lanai in Hawaii. OSCARS PREP. Nelly De Vuyst skin-care specialists were at the Beverly Hilton Hotel to help prep celebrities prior to the 89th Academy Awards. Actress and comedian Ali Wong from American Housewife, Chris Mulkey from Timeless and Captain Phillips, and The Fosters’ Sherri Saum all enjoyed the Red Carpet Glow Treatment, which was specifically designed for the event. CELEBRITY SIGHTING. BABOR helped celebrities get red carpet-ready this award season. BABOR skin-care products were used to prep the skin of Faith Hill at the Grammy Awards and Chanel Iman at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party. CLIENT CONNECTION. Simone Dobson, president and director of Euphoria Wellness Spa based in Ontario, Canada, seen here making her spring order at Noel Asmar Group Inc. 32 PULSE ■ May 2017