The health and wellness market reached $3.4 billion last year and predicts rapid growth projected for 2023 as a record number of Americans now report it as a top focus.
From Los Angeles and Hawaii to Mexico, these new experiences include mercury in retrograde ritual in Aruba, cycling on a helipad towering over Mexico City in partnership with Adidas, newly opened Salt Chamber in Arizona and more.
The Middle East’s only “Leg School” – Burj al Arab Jumeirah is home to the “Leg King” Professor Francesco Canonaco’s program known for combating cellulite, water retention and vascular problems in the legs. First yielding results at Capri Palace Jumeirah, the newly launched Leg School offers rich active substances and vaso-active elements to produce a bio-stimulation on the outer and innermost layers of skin to increase elasticity, prevent stretch marks and more.
New Mind Conditioning Programs – The world’s only 7-star hotel, Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, just launched a brain massage known as MindSpa bringing 3D sound tech, brain recovery and more for the first time in the Middle East. Orlando’s hotel of the future, Lake Nona Wave Hotel, offers a variety of cognitive strength training partnerships including Certified Clinical Hypnotherapists for one-on-one in-suite sessions as well as Mindset Workshops designed to unlock the power of the mind’s potential via Limitless Minds by Super Bowl Champion Russell Wilson.
Synastry Astrology in Hawaii: Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort has debuted a new session centered around synastry astrology, or the alchemy of relationship astrology. During this session, two guests will have a joint reading with the resort’s resident astrologer and explore their synastry and composite charts, signs, temperaments, qualities, and elements to explore what makes their relationship click.
Mercury Retrograde Ritual in Aruba: Exclusively available when mercury is in retrograde (3-4 times per year), Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort and Casino’s newly launched Retrograde Ritual guides guests to find their inner chi amidst the sounds of the beach and crystal bowls. The combination of mindful meditation and sound healing invites a centered and grounded feeling of calm to pass through the retrograde season.
Shamans & Mayan Healing in Mexico: Inspired by the connection of Tree of Life within Mayan culture, the spa at the newly opened Waldorf Astoria Cancun taps into the healing of fresh herbs from their garden, healing stones and onsite shamans. Conrad Tulum Riviera Maya’s in-house shaman performs ancient rituals including purifying gratitude and sacred cenote ceremonies, plus a multi-step “Kinich Ahau Journey” pays homage to the God of the Sun for strength and light.
Helipad Cycling w/ Fireworks & Adidas Coaches: Hilton Mexico City Reforma is hosting “Ride in the Sky” cycling experiences atop the towering heliport amidst 360 views of Mexico City for morning riders plus a firework show for night riders. With six events set for the year, the last one kicked off with a 5k race guided by Adidas coaches through the historic center, followed by the helipad ride and finished with a 30-min spa treatment. Upcoming events will be in May, August, November and December.
New Salt Chamber in Arizona: The Sol Garden is the new outdoor relaxation at Tierra Luna Spa at Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort. With an abundance of mindful rituals and healing journeys from an Alchemy Mud and Crystal Bar to sound bowl meditation, Sol Garden opens guest’s senses to the spirit of the desert. The refreshed spa is now home to a state-of-the-art, standalone SALT Chamber equipped with pure-grade Himalayan salt to boost immunity, improve mood and revive skin.
Wave Tables + Recovery Cabins in LA: The recently Spa at Conrad Los Angeles redefines the art of relaxation with a new boundary-free wellness concept. It is home to advanced skin care techniques, a Gharieni Welnamis wavetable, enlightenment lounge, recovery cabins and more.
Dubai’s Newest Spa Program – Art Therapy, Work-Life Balance Coaching & more: This month, Talise Spa at the palatial Madinat Jumeirah Resort unveiled a brand new wellness program comprised of 3, 5, and 7-day long programs targeting on a variety of focal points such as De-stress, Sleep, Focus (Mental Performance), and more. Notable components of these various programs include Art Therapy, Face Yoga, Self-Love Foods Coaching, Myofascal Emotional Release Therapy, Work-Life Balance Coaching, and much more.
The Ranch Italy at Palazzo Fiuggi - Fitness, Wellness & Health Retreat Programs
The Ranch Malibu brings its award-winning, transformational wellness program to a historic property, nestled in one of Italy’s richest naturalistic areas, just 50 minutes from Rome. The Ranch Italy at Palazzo Fiuggi combines a results-oriented fitness program with the services and expertise of the esteemed team at this renowned medical wellness retreat. The result is an immersive and transformative program that gives guests a more complete picture of their overall health and longevity, departing with a greater sense of self, feeling rested and rejuvenated while losing weight and gaining muscle.