Tag: Spas & Salons

Located on the banks of Dubai Creek is a neoclassical marvel, reminiscent of a 16th-century Italian palace, that is Palazzo Versace Dubai. The majestic hotel makes quite a statement with its striking entrance, manicured lawns, pools and high vaulted ceilings. Complementing this drama is Versace’s read more...
By Charu Sharma
Whether your idea of a holiday is to rejuvenate with an offbeat spa treatment at an über luxurious property, get a dose of ancient history, witness rare flora and fauna or get your adrenaline rushing with adventure sports, Peru startles with its variety. Home to the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, read more...
By Charu Sharma
  YOGA NIDRA at JIVA GRANDE, VIVANTA BY TAJ - MALABAR The semi-meditative yoga nidra, a state of consciousness where one lightly floats between sleep and wakefulness, is highly relaxing. It drains tension from muscles and internal organs, and at an advanced level, synchronises the flow of breath read more...
By Team ASI
My eyes are shut, and my senses are overwhelmed by the all-too-familiar fragrance, and the sounds of nature pouring out of the speakers. Guiding me through the sensory journey is my therapist Dolkar, who’s massaging my back with the powerful massage blend oil. I am a couple of hours into ‘Sukha’ – read more...
By Parvati M. Krishnan
In older times, only kings and queens were privileged to have a battery of men and women to serve them for relaxation. However, times have changed now, and with an array of sumptuous spas, rejuvenation is no longer only a dispensation of the rich and royal. One such epitome of respite, is the ila read more...
By Parvati M. Krishnan
  On a sunny afternoon, I find my way to Skin Story, located in the posh suburb of Bandra in Mumbai. I am impressed with the minimalistic and old-school French décor of the cosy facial lounge that exclusively uses products from the premiere skincare brand Thalgo. I am welcomed by Nikeeta Vishak, read more...
By Rama Ahuja
If you’re looking for some peace and quiet away from the daily rigours of city life, make your way to the Myrah Spa in Mumbai. This spa is second in line to the flagship spa in Juhu. Inspired by European architecture, the 1,100-square-feet space is housed in an Art Deco building, with interiors read more...
By Parvati M. Krishnan
  No sooner do you step out of the elevator, that the enthralling aroma of lemongrass leads you to this oasis, within the concrete walls of the luxurious JW Marriott. Recognised as a towering entity in the heart of Chandigarh, JW Marriott nourishes its guests to no end with the all healing Quan read more...
By Parvati M. Krishnan
  What is the NY Facial? Inspired by the hi-tech celebrity facials available at top dermatology clinics in New York City, the NY Facial combines three different technologies for smooth, clear and glowing skin. The triple therapy works on every level of the skin, tightening pores, removing fine read more...
By Parvati M. Krishnan
  SPA ALILA From pranic facials to Ayurvedic face massages - Spa Alila offers an array of treatments This sanctuary of wellness combines the wisdom of ancient healing techniques with contemporary rituals. The ‘Bridal Detox Detour’ here aims to prepare the bride for her special day. The package read more...
By Sanjana Barua