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The Maldives is synonymous with impeccable relaxation. This includes a variety of activities and pleasures. Required, in this case, are straight, unparalleled spas. Procedures that offer tourists in the Maldives, have their secrets. These are, first of all, ancient healing methods based on natural ingredients, as well as a high level of professionalism of therapists and first-class service . If you choose Maldivian resort with SPA in its’ name, there is exactly there will be an opportunity to pamper your body and soul with new sensations.

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Consider the spa treatments that are sure to try the Maldives. And which famous spa chains in the Maldives are worthy of the highest praise.

What is a spa

Sanitas per aqua - this is how the abbreviation SPA sounds in the full version , which translates from Latin as " health through water " . Once upon a time, perhaps, spa procedures involved the treatment of thermal waters. Today, this is a whole list of activities aimed at improving well-being, increasing vitality, beauty and health from the outside and from the inside.

Meeru Island Resort & Spa
Meeru Island Resort & Spa

Spa in the Maldives

In recent years, Maldivian resorts have begun to pay special attention to the development of spa centers . Today, world-class wellness facilities are open in almost all private resorts . In 2017 the Maldives have been awarded World Spa is Awards as the best tourist one direction in the development of the spa in the vast Indian Ocean.

The local culture combined with Balinese and Thai practices give the Maldivian spa a special charm . One has only to cross the threshold of the spa complex in the Maldives , you will understand at once , what is at stake. Visitors are immersed in a relaxing atmosphere supported by selected music, exotic flavors and authentic spa interiors .

People often go to the Maldives for a romantic getaway. Therefore, joint procedures with pa are popular. All conditions have been created for visiting the spa center for two - steam rooms with two massage tables, relaxation areas, a Jacuzzi and more.

It is worth noting that the spas in the Maldives have salons where the services of a hairdresser , manicurist and beautician are available. Also, a part of the center can be a consultant's office on healthy eating, a fitness room, where sports activities in various directions, yoga and meditation lessons are offered. Thus, a vacation in the Maldives can be spent with undeniable health benefits, internal and external beauty.

Hurawalhi Island Resort
Hurawalhi Island Resort

What are the spa treatments

All Maldives spa offerings are divided into specific recovery programs, zone or complex. You may be offered treatments that focus on :

  • rejuvenation and cleansing of the skin of the face;
  • hair restoration;
  • anti-aging and care procedures for hands and feet;
  • spa rituals to relieve stress, tension and physical renewal ;
  • therapeutic and revitalizing massages.

Kurumba Maldives
Kurumba Maldives

Spa treatments to try in the Maldives

Jetlag massage

This is the first thing that you can be offered when visiting the resort. And it’s not in vain. Jetlag - the body's reaction to a sharp change in time zones. It manifests itself as insomnia, or vice versa, drowsiness, irritability, headache and apathy. To quickly get rid of such undesirable symptoms on a long-awaited vacation, visit a jet lag massage session. During this hour, they will massage your whole body, from toe to tip of hair by a special technique, relieves muscle tension, improves circulation and normalize biorhythms.

Veligandu Island Resort & Spa
Veligandu Island Resort & Spa

Skin care and hydration

The skin can be sensitive to the active Maldivian sun. You will spend more time in the open sun than you think. In addition to skin care in the form of sunscreens, we advise you to visit the spa for moisturizing treatments for your face and body . This will double your chances of not getting sunburn and dehydration . Maldivian body care products are simply magical and made exclusively from natural ingredients.

Facial and body treatments typically include:

  • body baths;
  • scrabbing or peeling skin;
  • x am moms and saunas ;
  • about taking.

If you are prone to allergic m reaction wells to honey, any food, fruits, herbs and plants, be sure to tell a spa therapist .

Innahura Maldives Resort

Innahura Maldives Resort

Massage in the Maldives - which one to give preference

Every spa hotel in the Maldives offers an extensive selection of massages that are both relaxing and enjoyable. For instance:

  • Full body massage . Restoration of vitality and physical tone by affecting all parts of the body.
  • Head massage . Normalization of blood pressure and relaxation of the nervous system.
  • Foot massage . Foot massage is considered a miraculous method in reflexology. It also stimulates emotional relaxation and normalizes blood circulation.
  • Thai shiatsu massage . Point effect on muscles, ligaments and tendons. Restores energy balance and relieves general tension.
  • Ayurvedic massageAyurveda is an Indian method of complex restoration of body , spirit and mind .
  • Sports massage . For those who are trying to keep fit, are engaged in any kind of sports, as well as for recovery from sports injuries.
  • Swedish massage . A classic European body massage that affects all muscle groups .
  • Balinese massage . Balinese traditional deep massage technique. Improves blood circulation, relieves stress and chronic fatigue.
  • Detox massage . An effective practice to help improve lymph drainage, get rid of toxins, improve sleep patterns, improve immunity and overall vitality.
  • Stone-m The massage or massage with warm stones . A unique type of Thai massage based on an ancient technique. Relieves rheumatic pains and helps with muscle tightness. In combination with classic Thai massage, it will be especially effective.

Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa Maldives
Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa Maldives

Maldivian spa rituals

Spa rituals are complexes of procedures and manipulations based on ancient practices and modern therapeutic knowledge. They are aimed at improving your physical and mental health. Rituals, which is carried out in a Maldivian spa -Beauty have a special aura, created by the local culture. The main goal that they help to achieve is finding peace, moral recovery, physical relaxation and an increase in vital energy.

It's no secret that our physical health directly depends on the internal state. If you want to reset to zero and tune in to your daily life, spa rituals in the Maldives are just what you need.

Basically, conducting spa rituals consists of the following stages:

  • Stage 1 - food and adaptation . Hospitable staff , most likely , will prompt you to change to match the interior atmosphere. This is necessary so that you correctly tune in to the energy of the place and events.
  • Stage 2 -  steam bath. For many spa rituals, this is not required at all. Yet Bath is an effective method of removing toxins h e res skin.
  • Stage 3 - with body crabbing . This procedure uses only natural ingredients. Most often it is honey, spices, salt, sugar or coconut. Removing dead skin cells will take you to the next level of the ritual.
  • Stage 4 - taking off . The effect of nutrition through the skin has long been known for its beneficial properties. The gifts of the Dead Sea are usually used for wrapping. In Your body absorbs minerals and amino acids that are found in dirt and algae.
  • Stage 5 - massage . After carrying out the previous procedures, any of the massages offered to you will be much more effective.
  • Stage 6 - bath. After completing all the cleansing steps, complete your spa ritual with an aromatic bath. It is the symbol of th complete renovation.

Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort
Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort

The best spas in the Maldives

Duniye Spa

One of the leading spa chains in the Maldives, Duniye Spa is winning recognition and awards for its health and wellness. You can visit Duniye Spa at several Maldivian resorts:

Komandoo Maldives Island Resort
Komandoo Maldives Island Resort 

Veli Spa at Kurumba Maldives

The very first resort hotel in the Maldives, Kurumba Maldives today boasts a prestigious spa, one of the largest on the islands. Veli Spa salon gurus keep ancient recipes and traditions, carefully applying their knowledge. Be sure to enjoy the signature massage using local natural oils.

Angsana spa

A lot of positive feedback travelers dials and modern spa complex of the Resort the Angsana Velavaru. Angsana Spa is a network of over 30 spas scattered around the world. Only natural ingredients and the highest art of healing touch. The Angsana Spa is a resort Velavaru offers authentic spa pavilions over the water.

Banyan tree spa

Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru is a luxury hotel on a lush tropical island. One of the highlights of the 5-star resort is the Banyan Tree Spa. Experienced therapists who are familiar with the Asian philosophy of healing body and spirit await you here, as well as many suggestions for external and internal renewal.

Anantara spa

The luxury resort Anantara Dhigu Maldives offers guests one of the most panoramic spas in the Maldives. Anantara Spa is located on the water, and all of its sides by a discontinuity stunning views of the sea horizon. During a massage, you can watch the life of the reef through the glass panels in the floor. Allow yourself an exclusive pleasure - the signature complex of procedures "Three days in paradise".

Devarana Spa

Devarana translated from Thai means "garden in heaven". This is how Dusit Thani Maldives is presented to the guests of the resort . This is one of the most beautiful spas in the Maldives . Among the tropical nature of the island, there are treatment pavilions, some of which are located among the palm tops. Indulge in sensual treatments amid the blissful ambience of the unique spa .

Dusit Thani Maldives
Dusit Thani Maldives

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How much are the spa 's in the Maldives

The cost of one procedure, depending on the type, duration and stardom of the salon , can vary from $ 50 to $ 450 .

For example :

  • Signature massage Ocean Dreaming at Hurawalhi Maldives Resort 5 * will cost $ 138 for a 75-minute session . A 120-minute relaxing spa ritual - $ 214. A romantic complex of spa activities will cost $ 359 for two.
  • At the 4-star Malahini Kuda Bandos, the price for any of the full body massages offered is $ 85 for a 55-minute session. Skin treatments - scrubbing or anti-aging masks - $ 40.

And most importantly: a visit to a spa in the Maldives should bring the expected effect. Namely physical benefits and emotional reboot . Not only the procedure itself plays a role in achieving the result, but also your inner state. Tune in to the atmosphere of the salon, embrace the peace that reigns around you and enjoy every moment.

Hurawalhi Island Resort
Hurawalhi Island Resort

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