With the holidays right around the corner (ok, they’re practically here) and stress levels higher than ever (shopping for presents, meeting deadlines before taking off for vacation, etc.), I have moments of not feeling very holiday spirited. I thought we must all need a little help in feeling festive and like “sugar & spice”. So, I have put together a list of holiday-inspired spa treatments offered at various amazing properties around the world that can help you feel like sugar & spice & everything nice for this festive season!
Whether it’s the sugar and spice facial scrub, a peppermint pedi or a hot stone massage paired with hot toddies, these treatments will help you weather the winter. Don’t delay – NOW is the time to secure those holiday getaways and moment of sugar and spice bliss!
Pumpkin Facial / JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa
If a luxurious and relaxing holiday inspired spa retreat is what you’re looking for, JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa is your destination. Get ready to unwind and destress at this top-rated, 35,000 square foot spa facility with a comforting Pumpkin Facial that will give your skin a boost of antioxidants to protect you from the harmful natural elements around you. This Mayan inspired facial treatment was created with the potent enzymatic properties of yams and pumpkins that will decongest your skin from any oxidant factors.
Sugar & Spice Radiance Facial / S. Kitts Marriott Beach Resort
Sun, spice and everything nice – that’s what a trip to the stunning island of St. Kitts is made of! Indulge in the warming Sugar & Spice Radiance Facial at Emerald Mist Spa at St. Kitts Marriott Resort & The Royal Beach Casino. This 80 minute treatment uses spicy paprika and fruit enzymes to leave your skin refreshed, supple and glowing. LED light therapy is used to address skin conditions including acne and lack of collagen, in addition to enhancing the penetration of product.
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Hot Stones + Hot Toddies / Suncadia Resort
Melt away your winter worries with an indulgent and tasty treatment at Suncadia Resort’s Glade Spring Spa. Just outside Seattle, nestled in the snow-capped Cascade Mountains, this sprawling 6,400 acre retreat is the perfect winter wonderland for those who want to have some fun in the snow. When you’re ready to relax after a day of play, head to the spa for their Hot Stone & Hot Toddies massage. Just in time for the holiday season, this treatment features a choice of a 50 or 80 minute hot stone massage that uses rocks found in the neighboring Cle Elum River paired with a signature hot toddy beverage- the ultimate holiday drink to end a luxurious moment of tranquility. Once you’ve gotten the chance to unwind and warm your soul under the skilled hands of the spa’s therapist, head to the outdoor hot mineral baths for a final dip in decadence for a truly blissful moment.
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