Spicing Up the Holidays: Spa Treatments that Celebrate the Season

Baby it’s cold outside! Break away from the kitchen and shopping scene and warm up to a wintertime spa treatment. We’ve rounded up a list of holiday services and packages sure to brighten the season and melt the chill. But hurry, treatments available for a limited time only.

Cran-Pom Hydrating Body Wrap and Beat the Chill package at Golden Door Spa at The Boulders Resort, Carefree. The Cran-Pom body wrap heals dry, chapped skin with a light dry-brushing and anti-aging skin plumper (50 minutes, $119). Beat the Chill with three 50-minute treatments including a Swedish Massage, Cranberry Pomegranate Sugar Scrub, Golden Harvest Facial (pictured) and spa lunch ($325, 35% savings). Valid through March 31, 2010.

Peppermint Pedi at Revive Spa at JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort, Phoenix. The Peppermint Pedi lifts spirits with a warming aromatherapy neck roll, peppermint scrub, minty lotion slather and cup of steamy hot cocoa (60 minutes, $55). Plus, mention Arizona Spa Girls for a discounted Revive Massage or Facial gift certificate (50-minutes, only $100 with gratuity included). Both offers valid through Dec. 31, 2009.

Avania Holiday Rescue package at Spa Avania at Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort, Scottsdale. Take the edge off holiday stress with a calming facial, blow dry and choice of Avania manicure or pedicure. (3 hours, $175). Valid through Dec. 31, 2009.

Frankincense and Neroli Wrap with Scalp Massage at Aji Spa at Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort, Chandler. Unwind with a scalp massage and skin-loving mix of pure white clay and calming essential oils. Also, be sure to ask about their gift card purchase discounts. Valid through Dec. 31, 2009.

Holiday Fun and Holiday Cheer Pamper Passes at Alvadora Spa at Royal Palms Resort, Phoenix. Holiday Fun pass includes three 30-minute treatments and Holiday Cheer pass includes three 60-minute treatments. On the list are festive facials, massages, body treatments and nail services spiked with chocolate, cranberry or mint truffle. Valid through Dec. 31, 2009.

Holiday Miracle Treatments at The Spa at the Arizona Biltmore Resort, Phoenix. Shake cold weather blues with 20% off select treatments including a Herbal Stone Massage, Cinnamon Spice Enzyme Facial, Herbal Tea Body Wrap, Herbal Stone Manicure and Herbal Stone Pedicure (50 minutes, $52-$108 with 20% discount). Valid through Dec. 31, 2009.

New Year’s Hangover Cure at Joya Spa at InterContinental Montelucia Resort, Paradise Valley. Remedy your morning after bubbly buzz with an Organic Facial or Custom massage detox (50 minutes, $125). 25-minute Hammam treatment also available for $35. Valid through Jan. 1, 2010.

Gingerbread Creme Nourishing Ritual at Jurlique Spa at Fireside Resort, Scottsdale. Polishes winter-worn skin with a sweet gingerbread and creme sugar scrub followed by a gingerbread creme silk and honey hydrator. (60 minutes, $100). Valid through Jan. 17, 2010.

Revitalizing Facial and Foot Sole Salvation and Seven Heavenly Sensations packages at Spa Botanica at the Renaissance Glendale Hotel, Glendale. Treat tired toes and complexions to a Facial with an Eye Renew and Peppermint Foot Massage plus a Peppermint Signature Pedicure and skincare purchase discount (2 hours and 20 minutes, $190). For an all-out spa day, opt for the Seven Heavenly Sensations package, which includes seven (yes, seven!) face, body and nail treatments plus a spa lunch (6 hours, $455). Valid through Jan. 31, 2010.

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