Top 10 Luxe Bath Houses – Sunset Magazine

Top 10 Luxe Bath Houses – Sunset Magazine

July 26, 2018Press

An urban oasis of wood and tile, Loyly (Finnish for “steam”) is a sauna and gathering spot in the best traditions of Scandinavia. Modest benches and nooks allow for a restful stay, but the regulars know that straightforward steaming is the main draw. Loyly has pampering perks, too: facials and treatments with woodsy ingredients like … Read More

Sweat. It. Out.

Sweat. It. Out.

June 15, 2018News

Saunas Might Actually Be Really Good For You—Here’s Why Improved immunity, better mental health, pain relief and more.

Soothing Saunas: The Hottest Way To Wellness

Soothing Saunas: The Hottest Way To Wellness

March 31, 2018News, Resources

From Longevity Magazine: “I have been using saunas for as long as I can remember – whether it is at the gym, in a spa, in a hotel while traveling or even during a hot yoga class. Saunas are not a new phenomenon, and their use has been well documented over time across many cultures, … Read More

Sauna Benefits Round-up

Sauna Benefits Round-up

October 30, 2017Resources

The last couple of years have brought numerous articles on sauna and health. Who knew that sweating in a hot wooden box is not only relaxing but can help with immunity, depression, brain health and more? Here is a round-up of the recent findings that have us heading to the hot box this Fall. First, … Read More

Can you sweat out toxins?

Can you sweat out toxins?

March 15, 2017News, Resources

It’s Spring and time to get rid of the Winter sludge. Let’s detox! What does this mean, exactly? One of our most frequently asked questions year-round is: Will sauna cleanse me of my toxins? Can I go hard and party all weekend / season and be absolved by a visit to the sauna? The benefits … Read More

New Year and Deep Winter

New Year and Deep Winter

January 12, 2017Resources

It’s been a long, cold New Year so far here in Oregon and it’s only January 12th. Not only have we had more snow and ice than we’re used to, but for many of us the political climate is upsetting, leaving us feeling chilled and uncertain about the future. It’s difficult to know where to … Read More

Nalota

Nalota

October 21, 2016News

What is your sauna routine and how does sauna improve your life? I come once a month, although twice would be ideal. My routine begins with the anticipation of the visit! The excitement builds the day following my visit until I return the next month. My day begins with an all-over yoga workout, lunch, shower, … Read More

Seasonal Transitions

Seasonal Transitions

September 8, 2016Resources

Why do seasonal transitions feel so difficult sometimes? As we head from the glory of Summer to the more subdued season of Autumn, it all feels a little abrupt. Just yesterday I was plunging into cold rivers and now I don’t want to leave the warmth of the bathtub. While this change in season and temperature … Read More

High Summer: Skin Care Part II, SPF

High Summer: Skin Care Part II, SPF

August 4, 2016Resources

As we enjoy High Summer in Portland, our in-house Skin Care expert, Heather Wade-Mills, gives us the latest research on SPF and your skin. As a teenager, I had a boyfriend who insisted that sunscreen was just a marketing gimmick to sell a product nobody really needed. For some reason, his denial of the valid … Read More

Darren

Darren

July 12, 2016News

Löyly was opened with the idea that relaxation should be a regular part of life, not saved up only for big events or stressful times.  Not only is sauna preventative medicine, it is preventative relaxation and peace. We love to see this philosophy in action in the lives of our ongoing guests. Visiting us since … Read More