SK-II Perfecting Luxe Facial, $320 for 100 minutes
SK-II Boutique Spa, #02-54/55 Millenia Walk, tel: 6336-4880, http://mysk2spa.com
Before the anti-ageing facial begins, a calming aroma inhalation ritual and scalp massage eases stress. A neck treatment follows, to help boost ingredient penetration and regeneration of this oft-neglected area.
The facial combines automatic sonic cleansing and ultrasound technology with SK-II’s premium LXP range and massage techniques, to improve skin texture, firmness and radiance, and reduce the look of fine lines and pigmentation. Dry or tired skin will emerge soft, supple and silky, with an aroma of precious rose absolute essential oil.
Como Shambhala Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, $230 for 90 minutes
Como Shambhala Urban Escape, #06-01/02 Delfi Orchard, tel: 6304-3552, www.comoshambhala.com
This offers the healing benefits of Traditional Chinese Medicine in a luxe setting.Therapist Mark Chern was trained in China, and combines massage with acupuncture to restore your body to perfect balance.
The personalised therapeutic treatment addresses musculoskeletal pain, stress-induced maladies and other imbalances.
Prep Luxe Truffles and Champagne Indulgence, $385 for 90 minutes
Prep Luxe, #01-62 Capitol Piazza, tel: 6384-1406, www.prepluxe.com
The revitalising hair-spa treatment is full of decadent indulgences that will turn any bad day around. Its key ingredients for happiness are the Philip B White Truffle Nourishing Conditioning Creme – and complimentary premium champagne.
Your hair stylist begins by dry-brushing your hair to boost circulation, and massaging in a premium botanical hair oil to restore scalp balance. Hair is then purified with an invigorating peppermint and avocado shampoo.
White truffle creme is applied while a nanomist machine is used to boost penetration.Then, you’re treated to an amazing blowout that the original Prep salon at Mandarin Gallery is known for.
This article was originally published in Simply Her November 2015.