Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to Vox.com, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.
The Daily News got an early look at Spa 1851, the first-ever spa from the people behind Kiehl's. The Upper East Side space looks warm, old-fashioned, and notably un-delicate, with wood floors, exposed brick walls, and male grooming stations decorated with skulls. It already seems to be a success: Appointments are booked solid for the next month. [NYDN; Previously]