Body Wrap Treatment
What is the Body Wrap?
The body wrap is a spa treatment that includes wrapping the body with plastic, cloth, or bandage to stimulate detoxification, body relaxation, slimming, and enhancing overall health.
This cosmetic treatment is becoming increasingly popular, thanks to its effectiveness and the many benefits for the body. Some benefits include improving skin appearance, reducing cellulite, increasing circulation, and muscle pain relief. The body wrap is usually combined with massage and scrub treatment to increase the benefits of the treatment.
How Does Body Wrap Work?
Body wrap treatment, also called cocoon or body mask, typically begins with some scrub to remove dead skin cells, which can include gentle dry brushing. You can also choose the body wrap without exfoliation, but scrub improves the absorption of the wrap ingredients why it is good to be part of the treatment.
After scrubbing, you will shower to remove leftovers from the exfoliation. Therapists typically perform body wrap treatments on the entire body, but you can always ask to skip some body parts.
The next phase includes the application of the wrap mixed into the skin. Your aesthetician will wrap your body in plastic or a thermal blanket to keep the heat and promote sweating. Once fully wrapped, you will relax for about 20 or 30 minutes while the wrap ingredients work magic on you. During this time you will sweat a lot to detoxify and cleanse your wrapped body. Because of the sweat during the wraps, you should drink plenty of water after the treatment.
At the end of the treatment, the spa therapist will unwrap you, remove any excess wrap mixture and apply a moisturizer or lotion to your skin.
Types of Body Wraps
You can choose many different types of body wraps, based on their purpose. Here are some common types of wraps:
Detox Body Wrap
Detox body wrap uses different ingredients that help the body to draw out toxins to refresh and improve the skin’s glow.
Slimming Body Wrap
During this wrap, therapists use caffeine, green tea, or seaweed to promote weight loss by reducing water retention and improving circulation. You should know that this is just a temporary result, and for weight problems, you need to try other slim treatments like coolsculpting.
Hydrating Body Wrap
It is a good option for those with dehydrated skin because it helps moisturize and nourish the skin with a mixture of herbs, honey, aloe vera, and oils.
Anty-Cellulite Body Wrap
This type of body wrapping aims to reduce the appearance of cellulite by increasing circulation and minimizing inflammation in the skin.
Herbal Body Wrap
This type of wrap is used for relaxation similar to aromatherapy with a mix of herbs, some natural ingredients, and essential oils.
At Yukie Naturi Salon and Spa in NYC, we use these types of body wrap:
European Rose Body Mud
This deeply hydrating creme-based mud contains natural sun-dried rose clay extracted from Provence, France. Enhance Cell Renewal and Extreme Hydration bring you healthy skin.
Black Baltic Detox
Promote detox, exfoliation extracts pore-clogging impurities, and improve skin texture with this black creme mud. Organic silts are collected from deep underneath 30,000-year-old freshwater lakes in Eastern Europe.
24K Golden Veil Body Wraps
Revel in the unparalleled luxury of a body treatment infused with genuine 24K gold. A blend of pure 24K gold minerals, Artemisia, and Passionflower extracts combine for intense hydration that delivers supercharged anti-aging benefits to help reverse skin.
We have a special offer for you – BODY WRAP – 45min for $125, and a promotion for combinations with other spa treatments. Visit our specials and packages page and find out what we are offering.
Benefits of Body Wraps
Body wraps can provide many benefits that can improve your physical and mental health, leaving you feeling refreshed, rejuvenated, and relaxed.
Some of them are:
Body wrap helps remove toxins and heavy metals, detoxify your body, and enhance overall health, especially if you choose detox body therapy.
- Improve circulation
Wraps treatment with the right combination of ingredients stimulates circulation and increases the flow of oxygen and nutrients to the skin and other body parts. Circulation and detox raise our immune system and improve our well-being.
- Skin health
Body wraps improve the appearance of the skin, promote collagen production, and increase elasticity and hydrate skin.
Same as any other spa treatment, body wrap brings the feeling of relaxation and stress reduction. If you want to multiply this effect combine body wrap with Swedish massage but first consult with your massage therapist.
- Body toning
A body wrap treatment can help you lose inches in some areas of your body that are prone to water retention. It also helps a lot to reduce cellulite, because wrapped material improves circulation and stimulates the lymphatic system.
- Pain Relief
Body wraps can alleviate muscle pain by reducing inflammation and improving circulation. It can be a good solution for pain relief in combination with deep tissue massage for those with chronic muscle pain and muscle tension.
Who Should Get a Body Wrap?
This treatment can be beneficial for those who enjoy spa therapy and love to treat themselves to a wellness experience.
If you want to detox your body, improve skin tone and get a smooth texture, improve circulation, remove toxins, and reduce cellulite, a body wrap is perfect for you.
You can combine this unique experience with spa treatments such as a body scrub, Swedish massage, or deep tissue massage for total body and mind enjoyment.
As with many other spa therapies, body wrap may not be right for everyone. For people with sensitive skin or skin conditions like eczema, psoriasis, or rosacea, it’s best to avoid body wraps, as they may cause irritation or inflammation.
For some medical conditions like high blood pressure, diabetes, or heart disease, it’s essential to consult your doctor before trying a spa wrapping. Pregnant women should also avoid it.
If you have allergies to any ingredients used in the body wrapping, avoid this body spa experience.
Before making a final decision, it is best to consult a spa therapist to determine if the wrapping is for your needs and concerns.
At Yukie Naturi, we are open to answering any question about body wrapping, so feel free to schedule a consultation.
Everyone needs time for themselves to take care of their body and mind. A spa is a perfect place to relax, enjoy and reduce everyday stress.
For some of you, it is not easy to choose the right spa body therapy. We recommend starting with a simple, yet effective spa experience such as wrapping. Wrapping can bring you healthy and smooth skin, remove toxins, helps with tension in your muscles and even slimming of some parts of your body.
Body wraps are a luxurious and effective way to indulge in self-care while enhancing overall health and well-being.
It is a perfect moment to treat yourself to the new and extraordinary spa experience with wrapping treatments.
At Yukie Naturi Spa Salon we have a special offer:
BODY WRAP: 45min $125,
And promotion for combos:
- 10% off the body scrub and wrapping treatments combo
- 10% off massage treatments combo
- 10% off salt floating combo
Located in Manhattan, our salon is easy to access anywhere in New York. Book your appointment now or call 646-649-5324 for more information.