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Feeling puffy after the party? From gold to caviar to the much-needed oxygen, these deep cleansing facials will help you recover. By Reena Karim
Apex Profound Beauty’s Nano Gold Mask
Facts: Who doesn’t love a bit of gold, especially when it doesn’t burn a hole in your pocket? A cleansing facial massage is followed by a mask made with 24K gold properties. This procedure not only brightens your skin but also reduces dark spots and increases blood circulation.
Figures: 30 mins, B1,000
Thonglor Soi 8 and Emporium, 02-713- 8331-2
Oasis Spa’s Biodroga After Sun Facial
Facts: In need of repair from a holiday in the sun? Make a dash to the Oasis Spa for their After Sun Facial to regain that lost glow. Here, they use the German beauty product, Biodroga, popular among spas around the world. After the cleansing and toning steps, you’ll be treated to a facial scrub and a facial massage, followed by a facial mask and moisturising. The treatment ends with a head and shoulder massage.
Figures: 60 mins, B2,500
Sukhumvit Soi 31and 51, 02-262- 2122
Oriental Spa’s Balance Cleansing Facial
Facts: This detailed facial involves cleansing, exfoliation, steaming, and extraction (to get rid of all your blackheads), followed by a stimulating facial massage and mud mask with lavender and tea tree extracts. Want more? A relaxing scalp massage completes the journey. Also, try out their Rose Indulgence facial with Damask rose water.
Figures: 60 mins, B2,900
Mandarin Oriental Bangkok, 48 Oriental, Avenue, 02- 659-9000
Chi Spa’s Oxygenating Facial
Facts: Who says that oxygen is only for breathing? Apparently, a healthy dose of it massaged onto your skin gives you an instant uplift. Ideal for fatigued and dry skin, the treatment features Vitamin A and E enriched products to help improve cell respiration and alleviate inflammation and bloating.
Figures: 90 mins, B3,100
Shangri-la Bangkok, 89 Soi Wat Suan Plu, 02-236-7777 ext. 6072
Devarana Spa’s Golden Thermo Caviar Facial
Facts: The luxurious anti-aging facial uses caviar extracts and sea buckthorn to moisturise the skin and soften fine lines while improving skin elasticity. A mineral-rich thermal mask follows the facial massage to give you smooth, younger-looking skin. Get a complimentary treatment when you purchase three treatments.
Figures: 90 mins, B4,700
Dusit Thani, 946 Rama IV Road, 02-636-3596