CHI, THE SPA
A Romantic Getaway at Shangri-La Singapore’s CHI, The Spa is a particularly sweet affair. You and your partner get to relish each other’s company in one of the spa’s couple suites over a cheeky glass of sparkling wine and an hour-long customised massage. Right after, your taste buds will get plenty of love as the pair of you enjoy a three-tier afternoon tea at the hotel’s Lobby Court. The Romantic Getaway package is available until February 29, 2016 (Mondays to Thursdays only).
For more information, visit: Shangri-la.com/Singapore
THE SPA AT MANDARIN ORIENTAL, SINGAPORE
Relax and reboot with The Spa’s Year of the Fire Monkey Experience, this Lunar New Year. Start slow with a soothing brew of Chinese red dates, honey and goji berries before a well-deserved foot rub scented with rose oil. Scrub away any negative energy with a full body exfoliation with chrysanthemum, before a rinse in pomelo water to cleanse. Before the grand finale of a full body massage, experience a singing bowl session, to re-channel your body’s energies. As is customary with Chinese New Year tradition, you will also receive a lucky red packet enclosing another treat at The Spa for you to enjoy in 2016.
For more information, visit: mandarinoriental.com/singapore/luxury-spa
STRIP: MINISTRY OF WAXING AND BROWHAUS
Spa Esprit’s STRIP and BROWHAUS have opened brand new outlets in Plaza Singapura! Stepping inside STRIP’s swanky new space is a little like walking onto a Wes Anderson movie set; no surprise, considering the interior was modeled after heritage hotels just like the Grand Budapest! The Plaza Singapura branch specialises exclusively in STRIP’s award-winning IPL treatments. BROWHAUS, on the other hand, offers up their whole range of services from tweezing to waxing, plucking and shaping, as well as their signature Brow Resurrection and Lash in Bloom services.
Spa Esprit has also introduced a new Online Portal Mobile App (OPMA) to take all the hassle out of booking your appointment! Gone are the days of being held up on the telephone. Simply download the SEG Booking app (available on both Apple and Android) or log on to booking.spa-esprit.com/sg/. Newbies, use the promo code ‘MY FIRST’ to get 50% off your first appointment!
For more information, visit: strip.com.sg or browhaus.com
WE NEED A HERO
There are plenty of ‘manscaping’ packages to be found at men’s grooming salon, We Need A Hero, but if you want to take your hairstyle into your own hands, now you can! The popular men’s boutique has recently released their very first house brand Hero Pomades that are now available for purchase in store. Rock your ‘do’ all day with Hero Pomade in Matte or if you’re looking to add a little shine to your lovely lad-locks, add a slick of Hero Pomade in Sheen. Combining the best of both wax and styling gel, this water-soluble styling product will be the perfect addition to your morning routine!
For more information, visit: weneedahero.sg
There’s nothing quite as romantic as spending a day in a luxury day spa on tropical Sentosa. So SPA is upping the ante on lovey-dovey spa retreats for two with their So Well In Love (available until February 29, 2016). Start the special day by getting fired up with an hour of personal training or choose to be energised with a cleansing Body Scrub. Then, join your special someone in a private couple suite for a romantic Couple’s Massage, before bathing in each other’s affection with a private post-massage bath. Round off the day with a romantic meal in The Garden restaurant.
For more information, visit: sofitel-singapore-sentosa.com
Pay tribute to good old Saint Valentine at Auriga spa, with their Auriga Spa Date promotion (available until February 29, 2016). The date begins with a cleansing salt and sugar scrub, sweetly scented with rose and ylang ylang. Then, a deep massage will ease out any existing tension, before a romantic bath ritual for two, complete with relaxing bath salts, aroma oils and the zest of kaffir lime. Once done, float on over to Bob’s Bar and sip on champagne, dreaming of your future lives together as you stare out at the South China Sea!
For more information, visit: capellasingapore.com
Love what you see in the mirror even more by bringing out your inner glow with EstheClinic’s new Glow to Go IPL Skin Rejuvenation Treatment. Harnessing a special MacPeel technology, this high-tech sounding facial promises to target the deeper layers of skin to help boost collagen production and reduce uneven pigmentation within a matter of 20 pain-free minutes (no numbing cream necessary). While benefits are visible after a single session, EstheClinic recommend a series of six to eight sessions for optimum results.
For more information, visit: estheclinic.com.sg
Escape to the lush surrounds of ESPA on Valentine’s Day, and book a little private ESPA Time for two! Put your trust in the expert therapists’ hands as they customise a treatment package curated from ESPA’s range of incredibly offerings specifically for you to enjoy over the course of your two-hour booking (excluding manicures and pedicures, Turkish hammam and wax services). Better yet, any booking of ESPA Time for two throughout February entitles you and your partner to a complimentary upgrade to a lavish Beach Villa or Garden Suite!
For more information, visit: rwsentosa.com
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