Spa Experience: Away Spa at W Punta de Mita

Away Spa W Punta de Mita

Located between the jungle and the sea of the Riviera Nayarit, W Punta de Mita surprises you on arrival with a stunning mosaic pathway created using 751,184 tiles incorporating Huichol icons such as eagles, snakes and the eye of God. The mosaic begins at the lobby and continues through the resort to a viewpoint overlooking the sea. It represents the path of life, rising and falling, until the soul transcends to the next life in front of the Huichol goddess of the sea, Haramara.

Spa Experience: MySenses Spa at Haven Resort & Spa

Haven Resort & Spa

Haven Resort & Spa is a fairly new addition to the Riviera Maya’s resort selection; having opened in 2018, Haven offers a peaceful, adults-only sanctuary to those looking for a relaxing getaway. The elegant design is clear upon arrival, with a stunning ocean view awaiting guests as they step into the lobby and accents of turquoise highlighting the Caribbean blue of the ocean throughout the resort. A walk-in, circular pool provides a tranquil atmosphere for those looking to relax with a variety of stylish cocoons and shaded beds to choose from. The central pool and beach area offers activities throughout the day such as aqua-cycling, paddleboarding, fitness board classes and beach volleyball.

Wellness Technologies: Gharieni Group

touchless treatments: Gharieni Group

The demand for touchless technology in the spa and wellness industry has increased significantly in recent months. Specialized touchless treatments allow spas to offer their guests exceptional experiences while adhering to strict hygiene regulations. Even before the pandemic, one of the biggest challenges of wellness facilities was finding skilled and knowledgeable therapists to ensure consistent treatment quality.

Spa Experience: Awe Spa, Playacar Palace, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Playacar Palace

Playacar Palace is located at the southern edge of Playa del Carmen, conveniently positioned within walking distance to all the attractions in the central area of this popular destination. With its beachfront location, guests can enjoy long stretches of white sands alongside the community of Playacar and views across the water to Cozumel island.

A Spa Experience: Xinalani Yoga Retreat, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Xinalani Eco-Yoga Resort offers sun, sand and spa in addition to jungle, yoga and gourmet food! Located a short boat ride away from Puerto Vallarta, it’s small enough to offer personalized service from the moment you arrive. Xinalani blends into the natural landscape of jungle and beach that envelop the grounds, with 23 open-air thatched-roof guest rooms. Built into the jungle mountain, your adventure starts on the private beach with an infinity pool, snorkeling and kayaking right at your toes. Enjoy flow yoga classes each morning in one of three ocean-view studios. Wellness activities include jungle treks or swimming with wild dolphins, or resting and relaxing on the beach under a shaded lounge chair. The cuisine at Xinalani includes a plentiful selection of local fresh produce and salads with a daily blend of aguas frescas made from the fruit of the nearby trees.

Prenatal Skincare: How To Reduce Melasma

With pregnancy comes plenty of unanticipated changes, especially when it comes to your skin. When you’re expecting, skyrocketing hormones can deliver a variety of unwelcome skin conditions – and if that pregnancy “glow” you were promised has been overshadowed by puzzling pigmentation, you’re not alone. According to Parents magazine, more than 50% of moms-to-be experience darkening skin during pregnancy.