Treatments Tailor Made for You
Relax with us and benefit from one of our aromatherapy treatments, or just take time to browse, ask for expert advice and sample our world-renowned essential oil blends. Each one is lovingly prepared from nature’s finest plants and flowers to quite simply, yet effectively, transform your wellbeing.
Since the 1970’s, our founders have been teaching, practising and blending luxurious therapeutic oils and, since the 80’s, Aromatherapy Associates has been sharing its expertise with the world’s greatest spas.
We have therapeutic and diverse treatments for your every need. Our founder, Geraldine Howard, believed with a passion that to heal and treat the mind and body, each treatment should be tailor-made to you and your exact needs.
Select your preferred treatment from our menu and our expert therapist in any spa will discuss your personal requirements and preferences so that if you want us to massage your back for 60 minutes, then that is precisely what we will do!
- treatments suitable for pregnancy
The Ultimate Aromatherapy Experience 60 or 90 mins
This hero treatment starts with a consultation to find out what your emotional and physical needs are. From that we carry out an aroma test to allow you to choose the oil most suitable for you. There are twelve signature oils to choose from, formulated with natural plant and flower oils with wonderful exotic scents and powerful therapeutic benefits for body and mind.
With your chosen oil, your therapist will use carefully applied pressures to stimulate the nervous system, Swedish and neuromuscular techniques to relieve muscular tension, and lymphatic drainage to encourage healthy circulation. This treatment works from your head to your toes, it will dissolve away all of your stress and tension. This is an intense massage ritual drawn from a fusion of eastern and western techniques enabling the therapist to work on your body, mind and spirit.
It may be taken as a 60 minute or 90 minute massage ritual. In the longer treatment extra attention is given to the facial massage.
This treatment releases tension held in every part of your body leaving you feeling deeply relaxed and recharged.
Intensive Muscle Release 60 mins
This deeply restorative treatment is specifically designed for tight, stressed and aching muscles. Whether it’s a heavy exercise schedule or too many hours spent sitting at your desk, when you push yourself to your limit, your body can easily become stiff, tight and painful.
Swedish and cross muscle fibre massage techniques, with stretching and draining, are combined with essential oils known for their beneficial effects on the circulation. Black pepper, rosemary and ginger warm the muscles and help disperse the build up of lactic acid that causes stiffness and pain. Calming lavender soothes and is anti-inflammatory.
An intensive massage that works deep into stiff, tight aching muscles to instantly release pain and tension.
The Ultimate Detox Reviver 60 mins
This invigorating treatment is specifically designed for those looking for an intensive body detox. The perfect therapy when you are dieting, feeling sluggish and lacking energy
The original Revive Morning blend of refreshing grapefruit, stimulating rosemary and diuretic juniper leave you feeling truly revitalised and your skin will appear bright, smooth and silky
The ultimate trilogy of body brushing, exfoliation and mud mask stimulate lymph, remove dead skins cells while re-mineralising the skin. This enables the application of the Revive Body Gel, Revive Body Oil and Revive Body Lotion to penetrate efficiently into the body, resulting in a deeply recharged mind and reenergised body.
WE Relax 60 mins
With its centring and grounding techniques, this treatment will bring a sense of calm and serenity. Perfect for day or evening, depending on which Relax blend you choose, Deep or Light Relax.
Massage movements are focused on the back, scalp, face, neck and shoulders, and your therapist will share practices to help you truly and mindfully relax.
WE De-Stress 60 mins
Designed with deeply releasing massage techniques that focus on your back, legs, scalp, neck and shoulders, this treatment will clear an overactive mind and relieve physical aches according to the blend you choose – De-Stress Mind or De-Stress Muscle.
Your therapist will guide you in maintaining a stress-free mindset as you return to everyday life.
WE Revive 60 mins
Feel your physical and emotional energy returning with this revitalising treatment, choosing from Revive Morning or Evening blends. Back, legs, neck and shoulders benefit from energising massage, while gentle, nurturing face and abdomen techniques will regulate digestive and hormonal fluctuations. Your therapist will encourage you in mindfully building your day to day vitality.
WE Strengthen 60 mins
Choose this treatment using our Inner Strength blend when you need to rebuild the healing and rebalancing powers of your body and spirit. With supportive techniques used on the back, face, neck and shoulders; nurturing abdominal work, and movements to open the foot reflexes, you will feel physically soothed and emotionally more resilient. Your therapist will help you become mindful of your ability to access your own inner strength whenever you wish.
No matter what your skin type, our facials work to encourage your complexion’s natural radiance. With their rejuvenating properties, essential oils actively work to condition and provide vital nourishment to your skin’s deepest layers. A consultation with our therapist will determine your skin’s exact needs, meaning that we can recommend the right facial and products to suit you.
Age Repair Facial 90 mins
This is natural, highly effective skincare to reduce the signs of ageing without using harsh chemicals.
This repairing and anti-ageing facial works with natural oils of inca inchi and larch extract which stimulate collagen formation to deliver firm and tightened skin, whilst the anti-inflammatory properties of pomegranate and rosehip seed oil work on slowing down the effects of ageing skin.
True to Aromatherapy Associates’ skincare philosophy, your skin is prepared by cleansing and exfoliating with jojoba beads or corncob granules. It is then massaged using apple seed extract, raspberry seed oil and date palm oil which are renowned for their cell renewal and anti-oxidant effects. Two masks are applied, a rose gel to hydrate, and an intense strawberry seed and frankincense mask to firm and plump. Whilst the masks take affect, the eye area is taken care of with a lymphatic massage to improve skin suppleness and elasticity. For ultimate luxury your scalp is massaged to release stress and tension.
For a firm, plumped and more youthful looking complexion.
Essential Rose Facial 60 or 90 mins
This luxurious facial harnesses the regenerative properties of rose to nourish, soften and hydrate all skin types, especially dry, delicate and finely textured complexions. This treatment helps to boost your circulation and promote cell renewal and regeneration, leaving your skin radiant, dewy and delicately scented.
A calming frankincense inhalation helps you let go of the day’s stresses, turning your focus inward as your treatment begins. A scalp massage releases muscular tension and prepares you for your facial. Your skin is thoroughly cleansed, exfoliated and toned using our rose preparations, rich in pure regenerating damask rose, skin balancing geranium, and nourishing jojoba oil. A traditional aromatherapy pressure point massage combined with lymphatic drainage releases facial tension and congestion. Then while a hydrating facial mask goes to work, your arms and hands are massaged and your skin is finally treated with a deeply moisturising facial oil and moisturiser.
The result is a smooth, radiant complexion and a relaxed state of mind.
Deep Cleanse Facial
Refine and freshen oily and combination skin with this balancing facial based on essential oil of neroli and orange flower water.
Distilled from the white flowers of sweet orange trees, orange flower water helps calm irritated or inflamed skin. In this treatment it is used alongside ylang ylang, to help regulate sebum production and antibacterial lavender and tea tree. Skin is cleansed, exfoliated and then a deep cleansing mask is used to remineralise the skin leaving it looking clean, refreshed and revitalised.
A facial massage using traditional aromatherapy massage pressure points eases tension and helps tone the muscles. A scalp massage using an inhalation of frankincense and an arm and hand massage complete this relaxing facial.
This is a treatment to tone, refresh and revitalize, leaving the complexion bright and radiant.
Scrubs & Wrap Treatments
Intense Nourishment 90 mins
Nourish body and soul with this luxurious treatment designed to rejuvenate dry, out-of-condition skin.
The sensual fragrance of exotic flowers such as fresh tuberose, seductive ylang ylang and rich vanilla bring their calming, expansive properties to this treatment. An intensive salt and coffee body exfoliation stimulates the circulation and sloughs off dead cells to revive dull tired-looking skin. Hands and feet are given special attention with applications of rich vitamin E oil to cuticles and heels and a freshwater mud mask to truly soften and condition the skin.
Your body is layered in a deeply hydrating gel and then massaged, Swedish style, with a blend of four highly nourishing plant oils. Skin is then protected with velvety moisturising body butter.
Finally a scalp massage dissolves tension and stress so that mind and body are nourished and rejuvenated.
Your skin has never felt so amazing.
Rose Hydrator 90 mins
Bring back your radiance with this comforting, restorative treatment.
Precious essential oil of damask rose works on capillary circulation renewing the skin whilst the aroma has an expansive quality that soothes the emotions and nurtures the heart. The treatment begins with a gentle olive grain exfoliation. Nourishing oils are applied to cuticles and heels and then the body is layered in a hydrating and regenerating rose gel. A moisturising and softening mix of oil and cream with evening primrose oil and shea butter is smoothed on before being left to penetrate with the body’s own heat under a wrap. An Ayurvedic scalp massage with frankincense inhalation works simultaneously on the physical, mental and emotional aspects.
This treatment leaves your skin radiant, soft and smooth and your spirits bright and uplifted.
Ultimate Pregnancy Massage 60 mins
Feel nurtured and supported in a time of constant change.
Choose from a selection of three oils each safely formulated to be used during pregnancy to nourish and care for your expanding skin. Using the traditional aromatherapy pressure point massage for the upper back and paying particular attention to tight shoulders, this massage helps to relieve stress and tension. The legs are massaged to ease the heavy feeling that can come with pregnancy and a full scalp and facial massage, with treatment oil chosen specifically for your skin type, completes this top to toe treatment.
Give yourself a moment to appreciate the joy of pregnancy and leave the stresses of life behind you.
Ultimate Post Pregnancy Skin Nourisher 60 mins
Take a moment to nourish your body and soul with a deeply comforting, restorative treatment. Precious essential oil of damask rose enhances the loving emotions in mothers-to-be while contributing its skin cell renewing properties to expanding skin. Richly moisturising oils and creams are layered onto freshly exfoliated skin before being gently wrapped and left to deeply penetrate with the body’s own heat. The essential oils work simultaneously on the physical, mental and emotional aspects of wellbeing.
Your skin feels radiant, soft and smooth and your spirits bright.
The perfect addition to any Aromatherapy Associates massage, body or face treatment, these 30 minute rituals will perfectly complement any full length treatment*, enabling us to focus on any specific problem areas you might have, such as back, hands, foot and even hair.
* minimum treatment booking time 1 hour. May only be booked as a complement to a full length treatment or purchased in conjunction with another 30 minute treatment.
Bespoke Skin Polish
An all-over body exfoliation and layering of richly nourishing products to leave the skin looking radiant and feeling wonderfully smooth.
Instant Eye Repair
Specialised massage techniques improve micro-circulation and drainage, helping to reduce puffiness, whilst the natural plant extracts and oils work to leave the eyes fresh, bright and youthful.
Intensely Nourishing Hair Treatment
Richly scented essential oils are massaged into the hair, releasing tension, conditioning the scalp and leaving hair super shiny, glossy and nourished.