People are changing the way they look at visiting spas and are taking steps to improve their overall health and wellness. There was a time not too long ago when the general impression was that only the rich and famous would go to a spa. The idea of getting a full body massage or getting a facial was something that was thought to be only for those who had extra money to throw around.
Now, ideas have changed. More and more people understand that far from being a luxury, visiting a spa and taking steps to care for yourself is an essential part of any health care and wellness routine. One of the more popular options that are offered at spas around the world are body wraps.
Body wraps have become popular because of claims that they can help a person lose weight and reduce cellulite. There have also been claims that a body wrap can improve arthritis, detox the body and address troubling skin issues.
Body wraps start with a person laying on a massage table. While they are on the massage table, an exfoliating scrub is usually applied to their body. The therapist then begins to put the wrap ingredients on your body. In most instances, these wraps include things like clay, fruit and herbal medicines.
After your body has been wrapped in a special material, you are left to relax for a set amount of time. When you are unwrapped at the end of the procedure, it is expected that you will look and feel rejuvenated.
It’s good to understand what a full body wrap can really do and what it cannot do. There are some reports that people go in for a full body wrap and then they come out being three dress sizes smaller. That’s just not going to happen. However, you may notice that you have lost some weight after the body wrap. Most of that weight loss is going to be water weight.
You will notice that your skin is a lot softer and a lot smoother after the wrap. This is due in part to your skin exfoliation and the moisturizers that are applied to your skin during the wrapping process.
Many individuals claim that their skin is detoxified after using a body wrap. It is true that some of the ingredients that are used in the wrap can pull some of the toxins out of your body. You may even experience an improvement in acne symptoms after having this treatment.
A full body wrap is an excellent way to relax yourself, improve your skin, lose a little weight and just feel better. It is a relatively inexpensive way to treat yourself to the care and maintenance you deserve. If you have been looking for a way to maintain your overall wellness, take a closer look at the body wraps offered at New Beauty Wellness in Westport. Contact us today to schedule an appointment to learn more.