Photo by Peter McIntosh.
There's death by chocolate and then there's drop dead
beautiful by chocolate.
Mother and daughter Judy (left) and Sarah Robinson celebrated
the start of Dunedin Cadbury Chocolate Carnival by getting a
Judy was motivated to get the facial after experiencing it
''It was fantastic,'' she said.
It was Sarah's first time facing up to chocolate, but when
asked if she had any anxiety, she said: ''No. I love
chocolate. I'm excited.''
Erban Spa therapist Jess Jones said although the treatment
was available all year, its popularity peaked during the
The treatment involved ''cleansing, exfoliating and massage''
but was essentially ''dessert on a face'', Miss Jones said,
with a laugh.
Chocolate-faced and smiling, Sarah said the experience was
''I'm loving it.''
Judy said it was ''the full chocolate experience - before,
during and after''.