Best winter spa treatments

Friday, 21 December 2014 10:38 AM

Winter can be tough on our skin and our hair causing it to be dry and flaky or frizzy and flyaway, so here are our top picks for the best winter spa treatments for exfoliation, brightening your complexion and making you feel relaxed.

Cranberry Cracker – Seaham Hall Hotel and Serenity Spa, UK
Cranberries are a traditional winter fruit, so why not use them on your body too? Cranberries are sensual yet powerful and act as a great exfoliate with a refreshing and zingy smell. Seaham Hall Hotel and Serenity Spa near New Castle is offering a Cranberry Cracker treatment this winter which features an invigorating face and body polish followed by a nourishing facial to brighten that pasty winter complexion.

Candy Cane Ritual – Reliquary Water Sanctuary & Spa, USA
The Reliquary Water Sanctuary Spa & Spa at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas is treating guests to a very festive spa treatment – a Candy Cane Ritual, where therapists use raw sugar cane juice and crystals with peppermint oil to exfoliate and moisturise. The ritual also includes massages with bamboo reeds and targets stress points to leave you feeling more relaxed.

Mulled wine scrub – The Malvern Spa, UK
Mulled wine is possibly one the most typical winter treats, filled with festive spices of cinnamon, cloves and orange and makes for a great spa treatment too. At The Malvern Spa they are offering guests a limited edition Christmas scrub infused with mulled wine spices, exfoliating dead skin cells, smoothing skin and stimulating circulation.

Hot Chocolate Synergy Massage – One&Only Palmilla Resort, Mexico
On a cold winter night, the best thing to warm yourself up with is a luxurious hot chocolate, so why not try the signature Hot Chocolate treatment at the One&Only Palmilla Resort in Los Cabos, Mexico? Inspired by the ancient Mayans, this luxurious signature treatment uses various massage techniques as well as Mexican herbal compresses and chocolate oil to relax the muscles. The warm chocolate oil helps to make you feel more positive and uplifted, leaving you thoroughly happy as well as relaxed.

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