New marital spa packages for beaming brides in Dubai
Louise Emma Clarke
Detox The package: Detox Delight’s Special Wedding Detox The price: From Dhs4,820
The details: Every bride wants a radiant glow on her wedding day – and that’s where Detox Delight comes in, with a new juice cleanse aimed specifically at brides-to-be. Lasting seven days, the programme includes a juice cleanse, daily free radicals catcher shots and body toning oil to give skin a more toned and firm look for when walking down the aisle. The juices are 100 percent raw, vegan, free from added sugar, preservatives and flavourings, and are freshly made in the UAE. To order:www.detox-delight.ae (04 388 3565).
Hair The package: Bridal Brilliance at Marquee The price: Dhs1,900
The details: It’s recommended that brides-to-be start this programme a month before their big day. Marquee’s new bridal package will condition and prep hair in the same way certain routines take care of your skin. The package includes a consultation, full bridal trial, four ‘Hair Facials’ to recondition the hair and boost shine, a gloss-locking shine bath a week before the scheduled day and styling on the big day itself. To book: Marquee, various locations including Arabian Ranches Golf Club, www.marquee.ae (04 420 7700).
Finishing touches The package: Bride’s Spa Package at Armani/Spa The price: Dhs1,800
The details: Put the wedding checklist to one side and book into Armani/Spa for a half-day pampering and beautifying session before you say ‘I do’. The package begins with a 60-minute smoothing texture body wrap and a hydrating body mask to prep your skin before moving onto a relaxing Mu massage, Mu facial, and manicure and pedicure. The session will be rounded off with lunch and a glass of bubbly. To book: Armani/Spa, Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai, www.armanihotels.com (04 888 3888).
Post-wedding relaxation The package: Journey Together at Willow Stream Spa The price: Dhs1,799 per couple
The details: So you’ve said your vows and hung up your dress, but what now? Keep the expenses coming and the romance rolling with this couple’s spa package at Fairmont The Palm’s Willow Stream Spa, which has been specifically designed for newly-weds. You will be treated to a range of spa treatments, including a 60-minute desert aloe body wrap, a back, neck and shoulder massage and a personalised express facial in the comfort of a private couple’s suite. Lunch is also included, served on the balcony. To book: Willow Stream Spa, Fairmont The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 457 3388).
Just for grooms
Not leaving out the leading man, these two treatments have just launched in Dubai and are perfect prep for the big day for him…
Refinery deep facial cleanse at The Spa, Fairmont Dubai Men, treat your complexion to the new refinery deep facial cleanse at The Spa, Fairmont Dubai, which promises to give you a glow worthy of those wedding snaps. A facial massage will deeply hydrate the skin, with special nutrients to smooth the complexion and improve texture. Dhs469. The Spa, Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 332 5555).
Golf ball massage at Yhi Spa, Meliã Dubai
Ease away tension before your nuptials with this brand-new treatment. The 60-minute full-body massage is performed with golf balls. Dhs395. Meliã Dubai, Kuwait Street, Port Rashid, Bur Dubai (04 386 8111).