Where to Get the Best Boozy Spa Treatments
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Cocktails and spa treatments are some of the best parts of any getaway, so why not combine them. Spas around the world offer an array of booze-inspired treatments, from vinotherapy to beer massages to bourbon pedicures. Some even allow you to enjoy your adult beverage while getting your boozy spa treatment. Here are the best alcohol-infused spa treatments out there.
Peroni-Infused Pedicure at Mr. C Beverly Hills
At Mr. C Spa & Beauty, while sipping a crisp, Italian Peroni Nastro Azzurro, enjoy a Peroni-infused pedicure. A hot foot bath combined with the beer provides great health benefits. The hops and the alcohol have antibacterial properties, while the yeast helps the pH balance of the feet.
Rum Massage at Bahia Principe Cayo Levantado
The adults only Luxury Bahia Principe Cayo Levantado offers a full body massage incorporating the Dominican Republic's indigenous drink, Mamajuana, a brew of rum, red wine and honey that is soaked in twigs, bark and herbs. Relax and renew while experiencing four different massage techniques to relieve tension and stress.
Bourbon Vanilla Scrub at The Bachelor Gulch Spa
The Bachelor Gulch Spa in The Ritz-Carlton, Beaver Creek, CO. offers an aromatic vanilla scrub infused with "Bachelor's Bourbon", the resort's very own hand-crafted, barrel-aged bourbon. Paired with the choice of either hydro tub or Vichy shower, this luxurious treatment will enrich the senses and soothe muscles. Perfect for even the manliest of mountain men.
Toes on Tap Pedicure at Grand Geneva Resort & Spa
Yes, there's officially such thing as a beer pedicure. The new Toes on Tap pedicure at Grand Geneva Resort & Spa in Lake Geneva, WI uses a splash of New Glarus Spotted Cow beer, found only in Wisconsin. Drink the rest cold brew while getting your pedicure. The enzymes and hops in beer help to soften the skin and exfoliate the feet.
Tequila Cream Massage at GRand Velas
Many of us dream of margaritas but the pool when planning a vacation in Mexico, but there is another way to enjoy tequila. At Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, there's a Tequila Cream Massage that allows guests to experience the flavors and aromas of Mexico through a tasting of coffee, vanilla or chocolate tequila creams.
"What Ales You" Package at Travaasa Austin
This treatment at Travaasa Austin was built with the most rugged of men in mind. It begins with a 90-minute Therapeutic Muscle Relief Massage followed by a Men's Tap Pedicure and organic, locally crafted Texas ale. The treatments ease achy muscles, remove toxins using Dead Sea mud and organic herbs and help promote relaxation all while relaxing under the stars – the treatment room has a replica of our solar system.
Margarita Scrub and Massage at the Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles
At the Four Seasons, the Punta Mita Retreat starts with a margarita scrub – an all-natural exfoliating treatment blending pure essential oils of lime, orange, apple and tangerine with tequila, sunflower oil and sea salt. Afterwards, rinse off and relax with the healing, detoxifying effects of the Punta Mita massage, which uses tequila and sage oil. Both these ingredients are antiseptic, good for cleansing and detoxifying the body.
Wine Spa at Viña Vik
Nestled in Millahue, Chile or the "place of gold," the Wine Spa at Viña Vik offers treatments and products developed entirely from the terroir, where the polyphenols from VIK grape seeds and the resveratrol from the vines provide anti-aging, moisturizing, nourishing and anti-inflammatory properties. The VIK Signature Massage begins with a luxurious wine bath and concludes with a full-body massage with grade seed oil, an anti-aging moisturizer that leaves the skin soft and smooth.