Alas, what is old is new again as some of the newest spas around the world reveal the elegance of spa classic design and treatment brought to a new level of excellence. Of course spa means with this revised rendition of the spa– water abounds. This includes beautiful featured areas in spas including:
- Under water sound, light and color in fitness areas
- Heated pools, tepid pools, luxurious lap pools and plunge pools
- Open semi-saline float tanks
- Saline immersion pools
- Therapeutic water parks within wellness centers
- Water movement sessions
- Water Massage Modalities
- Water as a soothing substrate for healing.
Of course spa “solus per aqua,” meaning “to enter by means of water”, or “health through water.” Accordingly, the worldwide immersion of spa-goers back to the source seems to be the natural progressions for a world in seek of balance. Other beautiful marriages of treatments include rigorous dry brushing with herbal baths and a brisk walk in the Kneipp pool. Glorious moor wraps with a Swiss shower or a refreshing rainbar just after a detoxifying series of sauna sessions. Spicy stone massage using warming ginger, black pepper and woods like Sandalwood and Cedarwood essential oils.