Posted 11 May 2017

Why You Should Try Mud Treatments

Source: Beauty treatment at the day spa

Who doesn’t love spa weekends? It is all about relaxing and destressing. Malaysia has a broad range of luxurious spas, for a perfect, stress relieving weekend. There are so many spa therapies and pamper sessions to enjoy.

In this article, we would like to discuss one of the more unique experiences during a spa weekend: mud treatments. These treatments offer amazing benefits and are a great addition to a perfect spa weekend. See below for the benefits of mud treatments and which Malaysian spas offer them.

What are mud treatments?

There are various mud treatments available and each of these treatments have lots of benefits, which will be discussed below. Mud baths is one of the treatments, which has existed for thousands of years and are a unique experience to have during a spa weekend. Mud baths are often heated, the temperature similar to a jacuzzi.

However, not many spas offer mud baths. Instead, mud wraps or mud masks treatments are more widely available. As for mud baths, keep in mind that it is not advisable to proceed with this treatment if you are pregnant, with heart conditions, nerve problems, high or low blood pressure. If you are not sure about your condition or the safety of having mud treatments, always consult your doctor.

Benefits of mud treatments

Aside from experiencing extreme relaxation, enjoying a luxurious mud treatment has various benefits:

  • Relieves aches and muscle pain

  • Soothes and hydrates the skin

  • Relieves stress

  • Improves blood circulation

  • Maintains metabolism

Mud treatments in Malaysia

There are various amazing spas in Malaysia, but only a handful that offer mud treatments as one of their services. Here’s a list of some amazing Malaysian spas that offer mud treatment:

  • Beyond Beauty

This spa offers body mud wraps. You can choose if you want a total body wrap or prefer only on certain parts of your body. You will be covered with a complete mud mask. This is also a great alternative if you don’t feel comfortable with a mud bath. Beyond Beauty has various spas in Malaysia, see their website [hyperlink: http://www.beyondbeauty.com.my/home/contact-us] to find a spa near you.

  • Ozmosis Spa

This Kuala Lumpur spa offers a wide variety of treatments, among which are two sorts of mud wraps. The ‘Youth Recall Moor Mud Wrap’ is a warm and aromatic wrap great for muscle aches, pain and improving blood circulation. The ‘Enzymatic Sea Mud Wrap’ is a great wrap to detox the body, remove dead skin cells and moisturize the skin. For more information about their mud wraps, check their website [hyperlink: http://ozmosis.com.my/wp/body-treatments/].

  • The Spa at Mandarin Oriental

‘The Fresh Water Mud’ treatment begins with a scrub of sea salt to eliminate dead skin cells. After the scrub, the mud mask will be applied. Experience relaxation and a moisturized and detoxed body after your mud treatment. The spa is located in Kuala Lumpur in the Mandarin Oriental Hotel [hyperlink: http://www.mandarinoriental.com/kualalumpur/luxury-spa/].

  • The Taaras

The Taaras, located at the beautiful island Redang, offers a luxurious Aloe Vera & Dead Sea Mud Wrap. The combination of aloe vera and mud from the dead sea hydrates and moisturises dry and irritated skin. This mud wrap is also good for muscle pain relief. For more information, visit their website [hyperlink: http://www.thetaaras.com/].

Would you like to share your mud treatment experience or do you have another treatment everyone needs to know about? Leave a comment below!

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