Highlights of the 2007 The Spa Experience New York

The 2007 event provided a unique opportunity to visit with the following spa destinations.

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Presenting Sponsor, The Cliffs Communities
The Cliffs Communities presents The Keowee Springs Lodge and Spa, America's First Luxury Family Wellness Resort, situated on the banks of Lake Keowee. At the heart of Keowee Springs is a 20,000-square-foot spa, a 53,000-square-foot one-of-a-kind medical and wellness complex, and an 8,000-square-foot children's indoor/outdoor activity area. As a unique, multi-generational retreat for families invested in the idea of health and wellness, Keowee Springs is nestled within the serene beauty of the Blue Hills of South Carolina. As a sign of its commitment to the spa and wellness lifestyle, The Cliffs and The Keowee Springs Lodge and Spa are proud to be Presenting Sponsors at 2007's The Spa Experience New York.
Avon Wellness
A highlight of The Spa Experience 2007 is the SpaFinder for Avon collection, which will introduce a line of SpaFinder merchandise to enhance the at-home experience of Avon's spa line. the collection includes a Stone therapy Gift Set and the invigorating ultra Cleansing System. Visit the Avon booth adjacent to SpaFinder's and sample this debut collection, which also includes a Massaging Spa Pedicure, and a Fragrant Lotion Dispenser. This new line, designed to complement Avon's Planet Spa Collection, consists of products that mirror the latest spa trends
The Body Holiday at LeSport
The BodyHoliday at LeSport in beautiful St. Lucia is a restorative vacation for your body, as well as your mind and spirit, with specialized treatments to help you relax, rejuvenate, and awaken your senses.
Clarins Skin Spa
Clarins will offer mini-versions of its ultimate Body lift, intensive Body Firmer, and Moisture Maximize, all using Clarins natural beauty ingredients. Clarins will also be offering complimentary at-home treatments including the Clarins total Body its Moisture rich Body lotion and its Extra-Firming Body Care.
CuisinArt Resort & Spa
At the CusinArt Resort & Spa's Venus Spa on Anguilla in the British West Indies the signature treatment is the Repêchage Four layer Facial - a premier, anti-aging treatment for dry to combination skin types using gentle exfoliation and marine extracts.
Darphin Paris
Darphin's immutable core belief is that outward beauty emanates from inner balance and harmony of the body, mind and soul. In 1958, Darphin helped revolutionize esthetic care by openingone of the first beauty institutes in Paris for complete body, hair and skin care solutions, custom-tailored to specific, personal needs. Darphin's pragmatic beauty concept, which advocates an individualized approach to problems and a custom, multi-sensory approach to solutions, remains the core conviction and guiding principal of Darphin beauty care today.
Élan Resort & Spa
Located on a private peninsula, Élan Resort & Spa - Cancun offers a romantic old world setting, easily accessible, yet a world apart from high-energy Cancun. The Elements Spa features the ancient holistic disciplines of the region along with the finest rejuvenating techniques from Europe, Africa, and Asia.
Elite Island Resorts
Elite Island Resorts offers distinct beachfront villas on six lush and tropical Caribbean islands: Palm Island, a jewel in a necklace of 32 islands that form The Grenadines; Tortola, a treasure of undiscovered beaches; Antigua, the largest of the British Leeward Islands; St. Kitts, a paradise of dormant volcanoes and dense tropical forests Grand Cayman, offering the world's best diving and snorkeling; and St. Lucia, characterized by wild orchids, rain forests, and birds of paradise.
Emerson Resort & Spa
Emerson Resort & Spa, at Mt. Tremper, in New York's scenic Hudson Valley, offers a menu of holistic wellness to match the serenity of its surroundings.
Fonteverde Natural Spa Resort
At Fonteverde Natural Spa Resort, you'll enjoy the restorative powers of the natural Tuscan thermal spring waters and a full range of exclusive spa treatments in a setting that combines modern luxury and a Renaissance aura setting, overlooking Italy's Sienese Hills.
Gran Meliã Puerto Rico
A sanctuary of aromas, flavors, and soft music within an oasis on Puerto Rico's tropical northeastern coast, Gran Meliãatilde; Puerto Rico promises a spiritual escape with the healing effects of its signature Rainforest spa treatment.
Half Moon
Treatments at the Half Moon, Montego Bay combine a collection of modern services and traditional European treatments with old-world, Jamaican and Indian techniques and ingredients.
Hyatt Pure Spas
Hyatt Pure Spas is a collection of extraordinary spas, each custom designed to embrace the local environment and culture to provide an authentic indigenous experience. Returning to the true definition of spa, "sanitas per aquas," Latin for "healing by waters," all Hyatt properties provide treatments and services that incorporate the principles of hydrating the body to promote wellness and renewal.
Islands of the Bahamas
55 miles off the coast of Florida, the Sheraton and Westin Grand Bahama Island Our Lucaya Resorts are in the heart of Grand Bahama Island. 7.5 acres of sandy beaches, sparkling blue waters, tropical surroundings, and a children's activity center make an ideal for families looking to relax and enjoy quality time together.
Israel Ministry of Tourism
From the healing properties of the Dead Sea, known as the "lowest health spa in the world" to the natural, restorative waters of Tiberias Springs, the Israel Ministry of Tourism will unveil a treasure of Israeli spa destinations that combine ancient history and modern luxury in a unique setting.
Jane Iredale, The Skincare Make Up
Jane Iredale, The Skin Care MakeUp™ is a sophisticated and luxurious mineral cosmetics line that has been established as the brand leader in skin care with surgeons and dermatologists around the world for the past 13 years. during The Spa Experience 2007, four Jane Iredale makeup aestheticians will offer their signature color matching throughout the day, which determines the foundation shade for your particular shade of skin.
Jet Blue Airways
New York-based JetBlue Airways has created a new airline category based on value, service and style. Known for its award-winning service and free TV as much as its low fares, JetBlue is now pleased to offer customers the most legroom throughout coach (based on average fleet-wide seat pitch for U.S. airlines). As a matter of fact, we were recently ranked "highest in customer satisfaction among low cost carriers in North America" by J.D. Power and Associates in the 2007 North America Airline Satisfaction Survey(sm). Enjoy our friendly, award-winning customer service on one of JetBlue's new aircraft featuring roomy leather seats, complimentary snacks and drinks, more legroom and 36 channels of free TV.
Leading Hotels of the World
The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd. is the prestigious luxury hospitality organization representing 430 of the world's finest hotels, resorts and spas. Headquartered in New York City, the company maintains a network of 24 regional offices in key cities around the world.
The Lodge at Woodloch
The Lodge at Woodloch is an extraordinary respite for mind, body and spirit nestled in Pennsylvania's lake region. This 58-room luxury destination spa offers the opportunity to learn and grow, strengthen and beautify, relax and reflect in a truly inspired environment - cozy fireplaces and soaring walls of windows that bring the outside in.
MD Skincare by Dr. Dennis Gross
The Alpha Beta® Face Peel by MDSkincare® by Dr. Dennis Gross, a 15-minute treatment pioneered by renowned dermatologist Gross, improves the density, texture and tone of skin with a blend of alpha and beta hydroxy acids.
Miraval Life in Balance®
Miraval Life in Balance, a destination for mind, body, and spirit in Tucson, Arizona, is about integrating and enhancing the meditative effects of mindfulness to create a "in Balance."
Oasis Day Spa
There's never been a better reason to get to the airport early. Oasis Day Spa, located in two luxury Manhattan locations, has become New York's first full-service spa within JetBlue's Terminal 6 at JFK International Airport to counter the effects of travel stress. As one of the only spas to offer a private meeting space, Oasis' outcall events team offers the spa's professional and therapeutic services on and offsite within the tri-state area. In addition to a full-range of spa treatments, Oasis also offers a full-service hair and nail salon at its Park Avenue location, with hair by Carmine Fischetti.
Ojai Valley Inn & Spa
As a recipient of AAA 's coveted Five Diamond Award for 2007, the Ojai Valley Inn & Spa is a legendary Spanish Colonial style resort dating back to 1923 that features a classic George C. Thomas Jr. designed 18-hole golf course as well as the award-winning Spa Ojai; an 800-acre ranch and stables; a tennis center; and a year-round children's program. Located 35 miles from Santa Barbara, in a Shangri-La, mountain setting, the spa is fresh from a fabulous $90 million renovation, which has added a Spanish revival-style Artist's Cottage and Apothecary where guests attend daily art classes and blend their own, personalized spa products.
Park Hotel Kenmare
SÁMAS, Gaelic for indulgence of the senses, is the deluxe destination spa at Park Hotel Kenmare in South West Ireland. Created by the spa's professionals, their treatments draw on their firsthand research in the foothills of the Himalayas in India.
Pritikin Longevity Center & Spa
From Pritikin Longevity Center & Spa's base in Aventura, Florida this world-renowned wellness center inspires guests from all over the world to achieve unparalleled health and weight-loss results. Combining nutrition, inner calm, exercise, the entire experience provides life-enhancing, life-changing, long-term results, as well as short-term bliss.
Radisson Resorts, Aruba & St. Martin
The oceanfront Larimar Spa at the Radisson Aruba Resort derives its name from the aqua-colored healing stones indigenous to the Caribbean.
Rancho La Puerta
Hidden in a sheltered valley near San Diego and dating back to 1940, Rancho La Puerta boats luxury spa and fitness amenities; landscaped gardens; an organic farm; and 3,000 acres of superb hiking trails. The Ranch's diet, which is lactoovo- vegetarian, is complemented by a brand new cooking school, La Cocina Que Canta. The school comprises a hands-on kitchen/classroom, a cookbook library, and a culinary gift shop - all set within "Tres Estrellas," the resort's six-acre organic farm and primary source of its fruits, herbs, and produce.
The Red Door Lifestyle Spa at the Hyatt Regency Bonaventure Conference Center & Spa
Escape to a remarkable 23-acre retreat in Weston, Florida, at the newly renovated Red Door Lifestyle at The Hyatt Regency Bonaventure Resort & Spa, where the door Spa embodies personal service and provides a blissful sanctuary from stress.
The Red Door Spa at The Wigwam Golf Resort & Spa
Beyond the $5 million renovation of its famous golf club, the red door Spa at the The Red Door Spa at the Wigwam Golf Resort & Spa in Phoenix, Arizona offers one of the most extensive lists of facial offerings available anywhere, including Elizabeth Arden's signature advanced therapeutic and pampering skin care services.
Red Mountain Spa
Few places on earth match the beauty and tranquility of the red rocks surrounding St. George, Utah. Few places on earth offer such a vast selection of healthy living activities, dining, spa, and recreational services than Red Mountain Spa. Pampering begins at the new Spa & Salon Sagestone, offering a full array of massage, body treatments, skin care and hair and nail care.
The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park
La Prairie, Switzerland's first stateside spa, invites you to trade concern for comfort in the heart of New York City, within the signature rich and luxurious setting of the The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park. Six treatment rooms provide the ultimate in renewal and relaxation, just a stone's throw from Central Park and Madison Avenue's boutiques.
Saybrook Point Inn & Spa
At the point where the Connecticut river and the Long Island Sound converge, the Saybrook Point Inn & Spa in Old Saybrook offers guests relaxing spa experiences that echo the perfection of its surroundings.
Sedona Rouge Hotel & Spa
Visit the chic Sedona Rouge Hotel & Spa where natural products and essences are used to create harmony with the climate and the passage of time.
Skaná, The Spa at Turning Stone
Skana, The Spa at Turning Stone in Verona, New York, features state-of-the-art modern amenities combined with Native American cultural themes.
Sphatika Holistic Treatment Center
Sphatika, a Manhattan spa oasis, provides a holistic, sensory approach to wellness with the notion that deep sleep is essential to great health and rejuvenation. Within each of its private treatment rooms, Sphatika incorporates the sleep inducing power of healing music, supported by its own skincare products, using aromatic, organic, wild-crafted, and chemical free botanicals; and the natural, energy source of pure Quartz crystal.
St. Lucia Tourist Board
St. Lucia Tourist Board presents the Lapli Spa Discovery at Marigot Bay and endless spa possibilities within the lush tropical setting of this stunning Caribbean island where treatments incorporate indigenous resources such as banana leaf, volcanic minerals, and rainforest plants.
Ste. Anne's Country Inn & Spa
Explore the unique spa cottages on the 570-acre Ste. Anne's Country Inn & Spa just outside Toronto.
Switzerland Tourism
Just thinking about Switzerland, with its pure air, mountains, and lakes, gives you a sense of wellness. Come and learn more about one of Europe's premier spa destinations and its wide range of luxury spa resorts, from St. Moritz to Lake Lucerne.
Tourism Quebec
As a unique distillation of old, new, French, and English heritage, Tourism Quebec is a rare and exciting destination. From sophisticated urban settings that offer a taste of Paris, to its vast and beautiful geography, Quebec offers it all.
White + Warren
Susan + Barbara set out ten years ago to create a line of high-quality, luxurious knitwear for everyday living. Since then, they have succeeded in building a loyal following of women like themselves- with taste, style, and an appreciation of quality. Everything they do is informed by their principle of always offering the finest products while acting responsibly and ethically towards customers, employees, and the earth. They continue to develop innovative designs and materials in order to fulfill their mission of style with integrity.
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