Tried & Tested: The Best New Spa Treatments in Dubai

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Need a back to work pick-me-up? We’ve tried and tested the latest spa treatments in Dubai, from caviar facials to hydrating massages and relaxing meditations to help you recuperate from party season and start the year refreshed. Time for some TLC.

Waldorf Astoria Spa

Embark on a Sensory Journey at the Waldorf Astoria Spa

A massage with a difference, London-born wellness beauty brand Neom’s 90-minute Sensory Journey fuses intoxicating fragrance with ancient techniques and guided meditation to create a one-of-a-kind experience you will want to share with your friends. Using aromatherapy oils chosen dependent on what scent resonates with you most that day, the therapist eases you into the treatment with a foot cleansing ritual, followed by a short guided meditation and reflexology, before commencing with a spine-tingling massage using shiatsu, Thai, cranio and trigger point work to lift and dismiss any tension. Pure bliss. Dhs555, Waldorf Astoria Spa, +971 4 818 2222

best new treatments in dubai

Make a day of it and enjoy access to Park Hyatt Dubai’s pool

Indulge yourself or give the gift of spa this month with the ultra-luxe Skin Restore Ritual at the Park Hyatt’s Amara Spa. 120 minutes of therapy for the skin, the ritual begins with a 45-minute body wrap packed with antioxidant ingredients such as aloe vera designed to saturate the skin with hydrating goodness, reviving its texture and leaving it super soft. To continue the journey to hydration, the wrap is followed by a luxurious 75-minute massage using Silk Balm to deeply moisturise. Inclusive of gym, pool and lagoon use, the Skin Restore Ritual makes for an unforgettable way to spend a day. Dhs950, Amara Spa, Park Hyatt Dubai, +971 4 602 1660

 best new spa treatments in Dubai

Try Comfort Zone’s botanical based spa treatments in Dubai at Shuiqi Spa

Shuiqi Spa at Atlantis, The Palm has introduced 10 new spa treatments using Comfort Zone’s Co2 neutral, organic skincare packed with powerful botanicals to pick-up the skin after party season. The Comfort Zone Biometric Hydration is perfect for back to work fatigue with a deeply hydrating facial designed to refresh and leave skin glowing. The treatment uses moringa oil and hyaluronic acid biomimetic fragments to target tired and dull skin, resulting in an uplifted, smooth complexion. The facial lasts for 60 minutes — enough time to unwind in the spa’s serene surroundings — but, the treatment leaves long-lasting results to see you through the months ahead. Dhs725, Shuiqi Spa, Atlantis The Palm Dubai, +971 4 426 1020 

Raffles Spa

The relaxing treatments rooms at Raffles spa

The ultimate ageless treatment for the face, hands and décolleté, Kerstin Florian’s 90-minute Caviar facial refines, lifts, firms and nourishes the skin with protein-rich caviar and powerful antioxidants that dramatically improve moisture, the appearance of fine lines and texture. Following deep cleansing, rose mist toner, gentle exfoliation and steaming before any required extractions, a blissful Aculift massage visibly firms and tones while concentrated nutrient ampoules and Marine Masque provide intensive hydration to instantly restore radiance. Results are immediate, leaving skin looking supple, healthy and luminescent. Dhs580, Raffles spa, Raffles Dubai, Sheikh Rashid Road, +971 4 314 9870

Five Jumeirah Village

One of the many cool pools at Five Jumeirah Village

When stepping into the ReFive Spa at Five Jumeirah Village, you instantly slip into a state of tranquility as a refreshing cinnamon and grapefruit juice, and the heady aroma of lavender, greet you. The 45-minute Balancing Act massage combines Swedish muscle- easing techniques with luxurious essential oils created to quickly unravel any tension. Cocooned in bliss, it’s then time to unwind further in the steam and sauna facilities, before an afternoon of poolside lounging and lunch at the incredibly tasty Turn Up restaurant awaits. Dhs350 for a treatment, lunch, pool access and two drinks – only available on weekdays, +971 4 248 9999

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