Velaa Spa focuses on balance of life

Velaa Spa

The luxury Maldivian island resort, Velaa Private Island has relaunched its wellness sanctuary – Velaa Spa, which has adopted a brand-new philosophy based on the Balance of Life between the four elements Mind, Fitness, Nutrition and Spa.

Velaa Spa is a place where time stands still and the mind can relax, where all that can be heard is the gentle sound of the ocean and the soothing waves rolling over the powdery shoreline.

This is a place to reconnect with nature, balance and cleanse the body, and find peace within. Velaa Spa embraces the natural ingredients from the sea, flora and fauna, offering natural organic treatments to complement the surroundings while using the latest technology for lasting effects.

The spa offers holistic treatments that cover the body, nutrition, fitness and mind to ensure complete rejuvenation.  The spa curates personalized beauty and wellness programmes at Velaa Private Island and offers a range of bespoke and unparalleled experiences.

The luxury island prides itself in pioneering some of the most innovative beauty and wellness treatments in the world such as the Cloud 9 relaxation facility that relaxes the mind. Created by Viennese Artist and Perception Researcher Sha and the only one in the Maldives, Cloud 9 by Sha is a composed relaxation swinging pod that uses a combination of colour, light, projection and motion to create a regenerative effect on the nervous system and support the deep relaxation effect. The spa also offers some of the most ancient healing modalities including yoga, meditation and a range of traditional Ayurvedic therapies including Abhyanga & Shirodhara and Podikizh.

Nutrition at Velaa Private Island holds the same importance as mind, body and fitness. The professionals at Velaa understand that optimum health cannot be achieved if the meals are not balanced and fresh to complement the physical treatments and fitness workouts. The restaurants’ menu includes healthy food options, nutrition advice will be provided by a professional and specialised energising programme with personalised menus will also be available upon prior request.

The various body treatments that will be on offer in 2020 include classic treatments for optimal results, as well as slimming programmes, detox, rejuvenation and relaxing packages will be offered so that guests can choose their treatment based on their personal preferences. Guests will be delighted to know that the product ranges for the treatments will consist of outstanding Velaa Spa products, Dr Burgener’s high-end facial brand from Switzerland as well as natural Asian products brand.

The Velaa Spa Line includes the Ayurvedic line, which is bottled in-house and extends to massage oils, room fragrances in the shape of aroma reeds and room sprays. The inspiration for the fragrances is taken from the flora and fauna of Velaa. Velaa Private Island will be the only resort in the Maldives offering Kotoshina, an organic skin care brand from Kyoto, Japan made from organically farmed green tea and pure spring water from France.

From anti-ageing, lifting, purifying or restructuring facials, to slimming treatments, hydrating or antioxidant body scrubs and wraps, your trained and accredited therapists will be able to advise and choose the treatments that fit your needs following a detailed skin diagnostic, and depending on your skin condition.

Velaa Spa signature treatments include the ultra-luxurious Caviar Facial where green caviar, stemcells and gold cru are used. The Chardonnay Body is a decadent body treatment using Chardonnay grapes and champagne with beneficial antioxidants and the Velaa Bamboo Ritual is something to be experienced just for the sheer relaxed state that it leaves you in.

A range of physical training will also be available including personal training, circuits, boxing, aqua, spinning, TRxX and personalised programmes. Group classes for yoga, meditation and general fitness will also be held for guests. For those who would like to have an overview of their body composition, there will also be a body composition analyser available to measure body fat mass as well as muscle-fat analysis.

Velaa’s spa, wellness and fitness programmes are ideal for all those looking either to get in better shape, relax the mind or increase general wellness of their health.