Even though your exercise regime is back on track, those holiday cakes and cookies may have done more damage than you first realized. No matter. the following top 5 scrubs in Los Angeles will more than whisk you into a lighter state of mind. These treatments have solid health benefits as well, including massaging tired muscles, increasing lymph drainage, improving circulation and digestion as well as soothing and softening skin. Don’t you just love it when looking good and feeling good go hand in hand?
1 Bamboo Lemongrass Body Scrub
The luxurious Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara boasts the best in rest and relaxation; though it must be said that their Bamboo Lemongrass Body Scrub is guaranteed to slough away those winter blues, revealing a new smooth, soft and supple you. First a scrub made with bamboo powder, almond protein and lemongrass extracts exfoliates you from head to toe. Next, your skin is hydrated and protected with ginger and lemongrass body oil. Book your treatment now.
2 Muddy Elements
The latest addition to The Huntington Spa, Chuan Body & Soul offers treatments that offers treatments inspired by Traditional Chinese Medicine. For those looking for a little post-holliday detox, Muddy Elements is the perfect treatment. Beginning with Chuan's signature herbal body scrub, followed by a mud wrap, a scalp massage, facial cleanse, the treatment ends with a full body mist, your digestion aided, your skin exfoliated, and your circulation stimulated.
3 Margarita Scrub
Cocktail enthusiasts may want to order a double Margarita Scrub at the Four Seasons Hotel, Los Angeles at Beverly Hills. Not that we can blame them. An exfoliating polish made with the pure essential oils of orange, tangerine and lime, sunflower oil, salt, and of course, tequila. Teetotalers who don't spirits in their scrub, may prefer the Camomile scrub instead.
4 African Red Tea Body Cocktail
No one knows spa services like Scandavian skin guru, Ole Henriksen. The African Red Tea Body Cocktail will have your skin feeling refined and refreshed in no time. Beginning with a sugar scrub infused with African red tea, your freshly-scrubbed skin is then rubbed with a tonic of freshly squeezed oranges and detoxified with a slathering of a rich yogurt mask.
5 Scrub & Silky Treatment
The scrubs at Aroma Spa & Sports are no joke. Administered by no-nonsense aestheticians, the Scrub & Silky Treatment employ a decades-old Korean technique to scrub you down from head to toe but the service doesn't end there. This scrub treatment pampers your entire body with an herbal massage, paraffin wrap, and a collagen and cucumber facial cleanse and hair treatment round out the treatment into a whole-body-turned-out-of-body experience.