Winter can be your biggest enemy making skin look dry, dull, and lifeless. So have the winter work for you not against you… these two fabulous spas in Paris and Courchevel, France incorporate winter elements in their treatments revitalizing skin and offsetting the internal and external damage caused by old man winter.
Planning a ski trip? The 7,000 square-foot Valmont Spa at the luxurious Hotel de Charme Les Airelles in the French Alps uses the ancestral technique of digito-puncture in the energy-corrective Valmont Glow Energizing Treatment. Kneading and pinching re-launches circulation and the use of ice cubes stimulate the skin in conjunction with Valmont by Nature products. The spa also features a one-of-a-kind snow cave with stimulating -10°C temperatures creating a truly exhilarating experience between sauna sessions.
If Paris is on the agenda, indulge in the Balade d’ Hiver treatment offered at the luxe MajClub Wellness Centre inside the new Villa & Hotel Majestic. Designed specifically for the winter season, this treatment includes an olive wax sheen soft scrub, a wrap of eucalyptus and camphor oils and a hot and wet haystack to warm the kidney as they are weakened in cold weather. The spa and treatment uses the exclusive Clé des Champs line, organic products inspired by traditional Chinese medicine and the change of seasons.