Must-Try Spa Treatments To Indulge In During Miami Spa Month 2018

Miami Spa Month is officially upon us, so now’s your chance to book some extra “me” time and treat yourself to one of the luxurious spa treatments from Miami’s top spas at a special discounted price for the months of July and August. We’ve taken a look at some of the best spas in the city and the unique treatments they’re offering throughout the summer spa series and rounded up some of our very favorites. Here is a look at some of the must-try treatments to book at Miami’s best spas:


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Treatment: 50-minute advanced lift & firm facial ($139) or 50-minute soothing Swedish massage ($109) 

Head to the stunning, five-star spa at the prestigious Acqualina Resort & Spa in Sunny Isles Beach to truly get the most out of your money for spa month. The renowned spa is unequivocally one of the best in the city, offering state-of-the-art amenities including crystal steam rooms, refreshing Arctic ice fountains, Finnish saunas, experience showers and relaxation lounges featuring Himalayan salt walls. Additionally, they offer co-ed areas outside where guests can lounge on the sun deck, swim in the oceanfront swimming pool or relax in the Roman waterfall Jacuzzi prior to their appointments. Both treatments are exceptional, while the Life & Firm Facial aims to revive the skin’s natural moisture and glow, paying special attention to the area under the eyes, followed by a relaxing scalp massage; and the massage utilizes essential oils to even out muscle tension, promote relaxation and revive the entire body.


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Treatment: 50-minute Amethyst Quartz Massage ($109)

Turnberry’s âme Spa is a peaceful oasis against your bustling day-to-day life. Tucked inside the quiet Turnberry Isle Miami, the innovative spa offers unrivaled treatments and the perfect escape to relax and unwind. For Miami Spa Month, they’re offering guests a unique type of massage therapy that utilizes warm sand and quartz cocoons that lay underneath the body and heat up your muscles throughout the spa experience. The heated mix helps create ionized air, supporting your respiratory system, ridding your body of negative ions clearing the air of dust, bacteria and viruses. The revolutionary treatment not only boosts your immune system but also reduces stress and aids sleep. Additionally, the spa offers a handful of alternative experiences that may not be found elsewhere, such as Floatation (sensory deprivation therapy), which aids relaxation as you float in a buoyant tub immersed with 800 pounds of salt to relax the muscles, as well as electronic accupuncture—a unique way of experiencing the results of acupuncture without needles.


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Treatment: The Beco Way Facial ($109) 

Esencia Wellness Spa at the Eden Roc Miami Beach Hotel / Nobu Miami Beach is another stunning, revolutionary spa in Miami. The gorgeous, sprawling spa features breathtaking views of the ocean in its relaxation room, plus an unbeatable hydrotherapy area that guests can use before and after their treatments. On the day of treatment, guests are also welcome to have full access to the beach and pool on site, as well as a daily wellness class to get the most out of their experience. Esencia Wellness targets relaxation for the mind, body and spirit and incorporates unique healing methods into each treatment to do so. The Beco Way facial is the perfect anti-aging treatment, preventing signs of aging from lines and wrinkles by improving the skin’s luminosity with a potent fusion of vitamins A, C and E plus antioxidants to bring your skin back to life.


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Treatment: Asian Fusion Massage for Two ($109/person – $218)

The Setai has long reigned as one of the most prestigious properties in Miami Beach. Therefore, it’s only fitting that the luxury hotel boasts one of the best spas in the city. Located next to the pool area of the hotel, The Spa at The Setai welcomes guests to a place of escape to unwind and let go of any stress and worries. Even better, head to the spa with your special someone and book their Miami Spa Month offering, the Asian Fusion Massage for Two. This treatment is 60 minutes long and takes place in one of the spa’s gorgeous tandem suites. The massage targets the entire body, seeking to free tension in the muscles and leave you feeling fresh from graceful strokes and gentle, comforting movements incoporating kneading, treading and smoothing. At the end of the treatment, guests will get to take home a complimentary Shimmering Dry Oil to complete the experience. Furthermore, upon the day of treatment, guests are welcome to access the pool and beach facilities to truly make a day of the pampering experience.


Lapis Spa at the Fontainebleau Miami BeachPhoto Credit: Lapis Spa at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach

Treatment: Ultimate Indulgence or Fabulous Foursome ($139) 

The iconic Fontainebleau Miami Beach’s signature Lapis Spa is another can’t-miss destination during Miami Spa Month. The spa features two levels of facilities focusing on restoring and renewing your body. The wet area includes mineral-rich waters in the forms of mist, rain and steam, and also incorporates thermal therapies from the soothing hot tub to the calming sauna. After guests utilize the facilities, they will be transferred to the second floor for treatment. The Spa Month menu offers an assortment of options, but two of our favorites include the Ultimate Indulgence and the Fabulous Foursome from the Weekday Escape offerings. The Ultimate Indulgence is the perfect way to pamper yourself and loosen your body as the trained massage therapist gives a Swedish-style massage using aromatic oils of pine, lavender and eucalyptus as well as a hydrating and exfoliating scrub throughout the session. You’ll emerge feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. And to experience a little bit of everything, the Fabulous Foursome offers guests the ultimate spa day with a package including a sybaritic soak in an aroma filled tub, refining pedicure with polish application and hair restoring treatment plus an indispensable back massage for pain relief.


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Treatment: Seaweed Detox Massage ($109) + Deluxe Seaweed Detox Facial ($139) 

If you’re seeking an overall holistic wellness experience, the Carillon Miami Wellness Resort is the ideal spa for you. The property prides itself on its leading endeavors to incorporate health and wellness on site, from their health sector, which offers acupuncture, spiritual healing, emotional health services and more; to its innovative spa and exercise facilities, the Carillon promotes every aspect of health and well-being into their stunning, oceanfront property. The spa boasts a handful of unique amenities, including an Herbal Laconium Steam Room, Thermal Igloo, Thermal Footbath and so much more—activating healing for all parts of the body before and after your treatments. On the Spa Month menu, two standouts include the Seaweed Detox Massage and Deluxe Seaweed Detox Facial. Both treatments utilize detox oils to help eliminate the body of stored toxins and aid relaxation. The facial includes a double cleanse, steam, extraction and algae mask, followed by a second soothing mask and gentle massage. Both will leave you feeling invigorated, fresh and relaxed.