This high-charged, spirited and technical Afro-Brazilian form combines self-defense tactics with dance movements along with rhythm and song.
Low-voltage electrical stimulation of the face in order to oxygenate and promote circulation.
A fatty deposit, causing a dimpled or uneven appearance around the thighs and buttocks.
In Ayurvedic belief, the seven main chakras, points of life energy (prana), align in an ascending column from the base of the spine to the top of the head. Each chakra assists an aspect of the body, mind and consciousness.
Very shallow breathing with raised shoulders and a tight abdomen during inhalation. Little breath gets into the lungs though more force is exerted.
Physical conditioning system, in which one moves from one exercise to another on weight-resistance equipment in order to increase strength, stamina, mobility and cardiovascular fitness.
city hotel or urban spa
Some metropolitan hotels offer a spa exclusive to their guests, while others include the welcoming hotel environment in the experience for all spa-goers.
Collagen is injected beneath the skin with a fine needle to smooth wrinkles and lines during this anti-aging procedure.
Colonic irrigation, or colon hydrotherapy is a large enema which cleanses the whole colon for the purpose of eliminating toxins from the body and restoring normal activity to the colon.
The use of color to balance mental and spiritual health dates back to ancient Egypt. Comfort-through-color can be attainted with light, fabric, art and vibrant rooms.
A health care method combining therapies and philosophies of conventional medicine with those of alternative and traditional medicines, such as acupuncture, herbal medicine, and biofeedback.
A slowing down of the body following vigorous exercise, to effect lower body temperature.
These products are designed to improve the health and appearance of skin by containing both cosmetic and pharmaceutical value.
This gentle treatment promotes circulation of cerebral spinal fluid, and pain relief from muscle and nerve tension. A tender physical focus is applied to the skull and spine connection along the spinal column.
The use of crystals, which are believed to contain natural energies from the earth, in order to restore total physiological balance.