There’s no time like the present to revive lackluster and dry skin with a floral or botanical-inspired spa treatment. From edelweiss stem cells, designed to reduce fine lines and help combat collagen loss, to calendula, known to soothe skin and reduce inflammation, take your pick from five fresh spa standouts for the spring season.
All-star ingredient: alpine rose
Why we love it: acts as a skin barrier against environmental stresses such as UV rays, cold, wind and dryness
Find it: Aromatherapy Associates Rose Infinity Moisturizer
Book it at Terranea: Ultimate Radiance Lift
All-star ingredient: edelweiss (snow flower)
Why we love it: helps prevent collagen loss; proven to deliver a 15% reduction in wrinkle depth around the eye contour area after 20 days
Find it: Aromatherapy Associates Rose Infinity Eye Cream
Book it at Terranea: Aroma Lift facial—targeted to help reduce fine lines, wrinkles and boost skin luminosity, this facial combines an exfoliating enzyme peel, followed by an application of regenerating products and skin boosters and gentle electric, micro-current stimulation to reeducate facial muscles so skin feels healthy and lifted.
All-star ingredient: calendula
Why we love it: known to promote wound healing; contains properties to reduce inflammation and soothe irritation
Find it: Naturopathica Calendula Essential Hydrating Cream
Book it: Skin Specifics—this treatment includes a customized facial replete with deep cleansing, exfoliation, (extractions as needed), a soothing mask, and face and neck massage. During the facial a hydrating hand treatment is applied.
All-star ingredient: lotus wei flower
Why we love it: pure flower essences packed with oxygen to help promote energy and a positive mood and mind through acupuncture meridians
Find it: Infinite love serum
Book it at Terranea: Essence of Nurturing—this calming ritual begins with a welcome tea infused with Infinite Love Elixir to encourage unconditional love for yourself and others. The treatment continues with a massage complete with hints of red mandarin, rose and honey, followed by a foot and scalp massage.
All-star ingredient: arnica
Why we love it: used for centuries to soothe muscle pain and bruising
Try it: Naturopathica Alpine Arnica Bath & Body Oil
Book it at Terranea: Flickering Embers—this body treatment begins with a nutrient-rich, detoxifying volcanic ash body wrap, followed by a neutral temperature bath in a copper tub steeped with essential oils and healing magnesium to help eliminate lactic acid and toxins. Next enjoy a balancing and restorative massage.
To book an appointment at The Spa at Terranea, call 310-265-2800 or visit terranea.com.
Written by Jennie Nunn