Spending long days cooped up in a cubicle, hunched over a keyboard and/or held hostage in interminable meetings can leave you with a tsunami of stress. Looking for some relief? Pamper yourself with one of these indulgent spa treatments, especially crafted to reduce stress and its negative effects on your overall wellbeing.
Lava Stone Deep-Tissue Massage
(60 minutes, $160; 90 minutes, $220)
The use of especially soothing warm basalt and cool marble stones helps make this invigorating deep-tissue massage the ultimate in relaxation experiences while releasing stored-up bodily tension.
Oasis Day Spa, Dobbs Ferry (914) 409-1900
Moor Mud Full-Body Wrap
(50 minutes, $125)
Gently eliminate aches and pains while restoring your skin with this luxurious treatment featuring natural black magma, an ancient healing element rich in natural vitamins, minerals, and enzymes.
Bellava MedAesthetics & Plastic Surgery Center, Bedford Hills (914) 864-2140
(90 minutes, $245)
Prepare for and enjoy warmer days with this deluxe package, including a salt-and-oil exfoliation, invigorating massage, and revitalizing moisturizer, designed to de-stress while making your skin firmer and more vibrant.
The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Westchester, White Plains (914) 467-5888
Total Revitalizing Facial
(70 minutes, $145)
Nourish, revitalize, and repair damaged skin with this luxurious facial, including deep cleansing, a gentle lymphatic
massage, and an oatmeal face scrub, plus a clay mask, serum, and cream featuring botanical extracts.
Thann Sanctuary at Castle Hotel & Spa, Tarrytown (914) 524-6392