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The Meritage Resort and Spa Donates $10,000 Retail Value of Skin Care Products to Nonprofit Napa Organizations

Napa, CA —July 20, 2010—The Meritage Resort and Spa’s luxurious Spa Terra donated $10,000 worth of skin care products to make way for the new launch of Comfort Zone, a face and body organic and natural spa skin care solution, providing advanced skin and body care with exceptional pleasure for the senses. “We reached out to both the Community Health Clinic Ole (Clinic Ole) and Napa Emergency Women’s Services (NEWS) to inquire about interest levels in the donation of skin care products and we received such a wonderful welcome about the donation, it was truly a heart-warming experience,” said Victoria Boscarino, Spa Director of Spa Terra at The Meritage Resort and Spa.

Both agencies received skin care products for use by Napa women in need of health and wellness services. Additional donations are welcome at both establishments; visit napanews.org or clinicole.org for more information.

Recently launched at Spa Terra at The Meritage Resort and Spa, Comfort Zone Skin Care products from Parma, Italy rely on the European philosophy that the skin, in its state of maximum balance, affects the mind, creating a marvelous feeling of harmony.

Comfort Zone products combine all the senses, with extraordinary effects, through touch, smell, sight, hearing and taste. Comfort Zone products are sold and used exclusively through the finest spas.

Spa Terra at The Meritage Resort and Spa

Located in the hillside directly behind The Meritage Resort, Spa Terra is a luxury spa built entirely underground in a 22,000 square-foot estate wine cave. Spa guests experience the hushed serenity of the cave, with natural stone and copper water features combined with Florentine architecture and furnishings. Expertly staffed with professionals recognized for four-diamond service, the spa facility consists of a relaxation lounge, ten treatment rooms, including signature couples rooms, and ladies and gentlemen’s private lounges feature whirlpools, steam grottos and soothing water walls.

The Meritage Resort

Built on an eleven-acre private vineyard, The Meritage Resort and Spa is located in the Southern Tip of the Napa Valley and offers an experience like no other for wine enthusiasts, business travelers, spa guests and special events. From the complimentary bottle of wine at check-in, gourmet cuisine at on-site Siena restaurant, Trinitas Cellars tasting in the Estate Wine Bar, Tuscan-inspired guest rooms, suites and luxurious cave spa, The Meritage exudes elegance. www.themeritageresort.com

For all press inquiries for The Meritage Resort, Siena or Spa Terra, please contact Andrew Bradley, Marketing and Communications Manager at abradley@meritageresort.com or 707.251.1942.