Getting ready to tie the knot? Prep for the big day by heading to LS Philosophy and booking their Bridal Shower package! Let them spoil you silly as they take care of planning and bridal decorations while you and at least five of your friends sit back and enjoy a shoulder massage and shampoo and blow dry, while tucking into a selection of canapés and Italian wine. When the big day arrives, get dolled up for the main event with the Get Ready with LS Philosophy package, which includes a facial, hairstyling and manicure. Mamas-to-be and friends will love LS Philosophy’s new Baby Shower party package, which includes planning, decorations, fresh fruits, juice and canapés as well as a mini shoulder, hand or foot massage… a perfect way to relax before the baby comes. For more information, visit lsphilosophy.com
Expectant couples are invited to embrace the calm before the storm of parenting rolls round by booking a Babymoon Experience at Capella Singapore! The holiday package includes a stay in a lavish Premier Garden room, daily breakfast at The Knolls, a couple’s massage at Auriga Spa, a meal for two at Cassia as well as a spa gift for the mama to be! Don’t fancy a night’s stay? Opt for the day spa’s Babymoon treatment, where expectant mothers will enjoy a Babymoon Pre-natal Massage, Organic Rose Facial and a Hair & Scalp Treatment over two and a half hours. Fathers need not miss out either as they can enjoy a New Moon Massage, Auriga Gentleman’s Facial and the same Hair & Scalp treatment. Round off the day with afternoon tea at The Knolls Restaurant (also included in the package).
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For more information, visit auriga-spa.com or capellahotels.com/Singapore
Spa Esprit has added not one but three new facial treatments to their menu, guaranteed to bring out your inner glow. Using stem cell technology and products by German skincare professionals, Babor, they have all your facial needs covered. Got a couple of spots that need taking care of? Opt for the Simple Pimple Plan Facial, involving an AHA peel, mineral clay mask and a lymphatic facial drainage massage to clear out any impurities. Those with oily and combination skin are advised to try the Pore Loser Facial that promises to shrink those pesky pores! You can’t go wrong with the Air Supply Facial either, which uses an oxygen treatment and Alpine Rose stem cell complex to breathe new life into tired skin. For more information, visit spa-esprit.com
Embrace all the benefits of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and acupuncture under the care and supervision of the highly trained acupuncturist, Mark Chern at COMO Shambhala Urban Escape. Having worked with midwives in Indonesia, Mark Chern specialises in women’s health. No matter what ails you, from reducing stress-induced tension to IVF acupuncture support, each treatment is personalised to suit your individual needs.
Want to make a lifestyle change but feel like nothing ever works? The secret might lie in your genetics! Join nutritional expert and DNA Life Practitioner, Josephine Ng, as she offers four Nutrigenomic tests designed to reveal your unique genetic qualities that could help shed a little light on how to optimise your health. All that is required is a simple mouth swab, which will be able to reveal various sensitivities and genetic susceptibilities related to issues like weight management, hormone balance, optimal fitness or simply, your overall health. For more information, visit comoshambhala.com/Singapore
Head to One Farrer Hotel and Spa’s Spa Retreat for a Jubilee Retreat (between now and September) and treat yourself to a spa day in celebration of Singapore’s 50th year of independence. Enjoy a 90-minute treatment, involving a mini facial and a Swedish massage before making the most of your surroundings as you receive full complimentary access to their Olympic-sized swimming pool, 24/7 Work-Out gym as well as all their spa facilities (provided with all treatments)! For more information, visit onefarrer.com
Plan a cleansing and detoxifying weekend with the Swim In Style room package at the Mandarin Oriental (available between now and 31 August 2015) and you’ll leave without a stress in the world. The package includes a healthy welcome drink, a private yoga session at the hotel’s outdoor pavilion (to get into that Zen state of mind) and a traditional Thai massage in a private poolside cabana. Fancy taking a dip? Leave your bathers at home as you also receive two sets of chic (not to mention eco-friendly) swimwear from FINCH Designs. Round off the day with a yummy spa cuisine meal for two, before retiring to your Ocean Grand room, where you can soak in views of the Singapore Flyer over two nights. For more information, visit mandarinoriental.com
Porcelain, The Face Spa and Porcelain Aesthetics’ (which recently opened in Orchard Gateway) bestselling Prolonic Facial has gotten a makeover of its own and it promises to bring out your inner shine even more! The facial uniquely uses a long wave radio frequency to help restore the skin’s natural ion balance to produce an anti ageing effect. Extra bonus – it’s perfectly suitable for both men and women. The upgraded facial comes with an additional exfoliation step as well as a relaxing shoulder massage, meaning those frown lines won’t be coming back any time soon. (The treatment is not recommended for pregnant women or those wearing pace makers or similar devices.) For more information, visit porcelainfacespa.com
Heavenly Spa by Westin™ is adding plenty of summer flavour to their spa menu from now until June 30, with their new Tutti Frutti treatment. The 30-minute body scrub (which harnesses the magic of natural fruit enzymes and various tea extracts to cleanse and exfoliate the skin) is followed by a 60-minute massage of eye-crossing bliss and is perfect for those with more sensitive skin. Book a room on Goru App For more information, visit thewestinsingapore.com
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