November 8, 2012

Luxurious Holiday Spa Treatments at Luxe Spas in Miami and have rounded up luxe spa treatments at luxe spas gets you luxe holiday party ready. While they may be priced within the ranks of Neiman Marcus: The Christmas Book these three luxurious spas in Miami are offering million dollar relaxation and rejuvenation treatments for that million dollar holiday look.

With its elite menu of La Maison de Beauté Carita treatments alongside an extensive menu of European wellness and beauty rituals the Ritz Carlton Spa, South Beach offers a number of indulgent services which are available from November 15 – December 31, 2012.

The Cranberry Pomegranate Manicure and Pedicure – 75 minutes/$85
Tis’ the season to bask in berries. Breathe in the beautiful aroma of cranberry and pomegranate, sip on a specially-made cranberry martini cocktail and snack on a delectable cranberry nut mix, while enjoying a relaxing manicure and pedicure finished with a beautiful shade of berry polish.

Mimosa Champagne Massage – 50 minutes/$135
Celebrate the holiday season with bubbles and the ultimate backrub. Toast to the new year, with a welcome mimosa while experiencing a calming foot ritual followed by a full body soothing massage using mimosa champagne body oil to hydrate the skin and improve its overall appearance.

Precious Ceremony Diamond Facial-110 minutes with Pro-lift – 110 minutes/$355
For the discerning Spa goer who prefers their facials like their friends–to last forever. This indulgent treatment is the ‘clear cut’ choice for improving the radiance and texture of the skin using anti-aging products including diamant de beautè, which combines nature, plants and biotechnology with the energy of precious gems. A true sensorial experience, this service features a relaxing foot ritual, a scalp massage and breathing techniques for total tension release. The Carita signature Renovateur exfoliation is followed by the Precious Ceremony Mask. With so many facets to this facial, you will achieve a more youthful, rejuvenated appearance and your skin will sparkle.

For more information or to make an appointment, call 786-276-4090; The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach One Lincoln Road Miami Beach, Florida 33139


Get ready for the holidays and revive your body and soul this holiday season at the Spa at Mandarin Oriental Miami. The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Miami is a tri-level sanctuary with 18 private treatment rooms including 6 suites with water views plus a Beauty Room for results driven treatments.

Oriental Essence Massage $130 for 50 minutes or $175 for 80 minutes*

Oxygen Facial and receive a complimentary Express Manicure $250*

Holiday Mother & Daughter Restorative Program. Take time out and relax together with two hour treatments of your choice in our Couples Suite, a spa lunch and a Manicure & Pedicure. $449 per person*. Spa guests need to be 18 or older.

Holiday Beauty Package. Treat yourself or a loved one to a Sculpt and Tone treatment, Opulent Rejuvenesence Facial, lunch and a Decadent Manicure & Pedicure. $899*

At Home Spa Workshop. On Thursday, December 27 at 3pm, learn how to recreate your favorite Spa experiences at home. Therapists and professionals will demonstrate how to make your own body scrub and hair masks, and you will take home your creations. $30

*Gratuity not included
For reservations, call (305) 913 8332; The Spa at Mandarin Oriental Miami 500 Brickell Key Drive, Miami, Florida 33131


Ritz-Carlton Spa, Key Biscayne pays homage to the history of Miami’s island oasis with the launch of the Lunar Spa Treatment and Full Moon Spin Series. The spa series coincides with the four phases of the moon: Waning, New, Waxing and Full Moon, featuring Eminence’s new Biodynamic line. Products from the Biodynamic line are harvested during the correlating phases, restoring, maintaining and enhancing ecological harmony. Each week, guests can experience a featured treatment based on the 28-day lunar calendar:

WANING MOON- The moon begins to decrease the size of visibility. This phase correlates to those wanting to cleanse themselves of things in their lives and make things and/or people go away. According to lunar planting folklore, root plants should go into the ground during a waning stage. It is also the best time to turn over soil and lifestyle changes are best. Purifying treatments, steam, and detox are most effective.

Lunar Spa Series TreatmentOcean Indulgence Harnessing the wealth of valuable minerals contained in sea water, this treatment pampers with all of the ocean’s luxuries by detoxifying, firming and moisturizing skin. A sea salt body buff exfoliates and revitalizes the skin’s nutrients, while a mineral rich algae is combined with a luxurious cream to create an intense moisturizing wrap treatment. The journey is completed with a relaxing full body massage. 105 minutes / $320

NEW MOON- There are typically two days of the new moon and occurs when it is positioned between the earth and sun.  It is quite similar to the waning, and is the time to rid oneself of things.

Lunar Spa Series Treatment: Biodynamic Facial A gentle facial suitable for even the most sensitive of skin types, still providing the age-defying results. Experience the toning and hydrating effects of calendula and eucalyptus oils to leave the skin feeling soft and silky. 50 minutes/ $160

WAXING MOON- The moon begins to increase in the size of visibility and is the most auspicious to concentrate on increasing personal gain, such as love, money, power or other material things, new beginnings and rejuvenation.

Lunar Spa Series Treatment: Aroma Indulgence A complete pampering journey, led by the senses with select aromatherapy oils designed specifically for the mind and body’s needs. A body polish cleanses and beautifies skin, followed by envelopment by a body pack containing the deep moisturizing qualities and healing scents of aromatherapy oils. Upon completion of the body wrap, a warm bath awaits to cleanse and decompress. The treatment concludes with a relaxing full body massage.105 minutes / $320

FULL MOON- Hormonal reactions to increased positive ions in the air (Full Moon Effect) cause hyperactivity, depression, road rage, higher occurrences of migraines and asthma.  Even bees are known to sting without provocation on higher positive ion ratios. There is also good reason to believe that people’s personalities do change around the time of the full moon, not because of any astronomical force, but because it creates the optimum lighting conditions for feeling carefree and mischievous. The moisture content becomes low during the waning moon and is the peak of renewal, making it the best time to prepare as the time for renewal approaches.

Lunar Spa Series Treatment: Tidal Hydrotherapy Bath An exceptional therapy for restoring devitalized and dehydrated skin. 20 minutes / $60

*The complete Lunar Series experience including a complimentary, 50-minute signature massage is available for $860. To schedule an appointment or for additional information, (305) 365-4197; Ritz Carlton Key Biscayne 455 Grand Bay Drive Key Biscayne, FL 33149



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  1. Cara McCarron

    This all sounds very relaxing to have a beauty package while your on holiday, i work in a salon and we dont have these treatments, one to think about!

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