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TREATMENTS

At The Spa

The Balmoral 1 Princes Street, Edinburgh , EH2 2EQ

+44 131 622 8880

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Spa Etiquette and General Information

We advise that you arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your treatment. This will allow you time to change and unwind. Slippers, a robe and towels will be provided during your visit. Please bring your own swimming attire, which must be worn in the heat facilities and pool. In order for all our guests to enjoy the relaxation of the spa we operate a no mobile phone policy within the relaxation areas.



Please be aware that our swimming pool is not continuously manned. Children under 16 years must be supervised by an accompanying adult at all times. We ask all guests to respect our noise levels to ensure that The Balmoral Spa remains a tranquil environment for all guests.



Some of our treatments may not be suitable or may require some adjusting should you have a medical condition or ailment. Please inform us accordingly at the time of booking if any of the following contraindications apply:



- Skin conditions

- Cancer

- Pregnancy/nursing

- Heart conditions

- Epilepsy

- Diabetes

- High blood pressure

- Low blood pressure

- Varicose veins

- Recent operations

- Scar tissue

- Thyroid

- Medication

- Any other medical conditions


*Please note this list is not exhaustive


For guests who have booked a treatment only, there is an opportunity to access all Spa facilities for an additional £25. Facilities include:



- Finnish sauna

- Turkish steam room

- 15m swimming pool

- Poolside refreshment area

- State-of-the-art quad layout Technogym-equipped gym

- Wooden sprung group exercise studio

Rituals

Forte Face & Body Ritual

Following a relaxing foot soak, enjoy a full body scrub to smooth your skin. An invigorating full body massage follows using our Sicilian oils, as well as the application of our rich herbal body mask. Finish with a facial to leave your skin radiant and luminous. This luxurious ritual nourishes the skin from head to toe and ensures profound relaxation.

120 minutes - £160

Forte Body Ritual

Start with a relaxing foot soak followed by a full body scrub to leave your skin feeling silky smooth. A massage using oils from the sundrenched flora of Sicily will restore the body’s physical and emotional balance. A rich herbal body mask is then applied to feed the body with nutrients to promote healthy skin. Finish with an invigorating scalp massage for complete relaxation and rejuvenation.

90 minutes - £120

FACIALS

IRENE FORTE SKINCARE - ETNA AGE-DEFYING FACIAL

A powerful, highly effective and luxurious facial using hot and cold volcanic stones from Mount Etna designed to rebalance, revitalise and relax. A double mask application promotes firm, hydrated and radiant skin. Our Forte signature triple facial massage technique stimulates oxygen and nutrient flow to the skin, enhancing natural collagen production. This active facial will reveal a fresher, firmer and more radiant complexion.

90 minutes - £120

IRENE FORTE SKINCARE - FORTE FACIAL

Following an in-depth skin analysis by one of our expert Therapists, we’ll tailor your Forte Facial to suit your skin’s needs. Your personalised facial may take the form of one of the specialised facials below or take elements from a combination of them:

- Forte Purifier: Designed for combination skin to deeply

cleanse and refine the skin’s texture. Includes extraction.

- Forte Brightener: Perfect for dull and tired skin, helps skin -

regain its radiance and luminosity.

- Forte Hydrator: For dry and dehydrated skin, helps nourish the

skin and leave it silky smooth and hydrated.

60 minutes - £90

ISHGA - ANTI-AGEING REJUVENATOR FACIAL

A rejuvenating facial designed to revitalise and repair. It is particularly useful for toning, firming and nourishing but also repairing the skin from environmental damage. This treatment will cleanse, tone and moisturise the skin leaving it revitalised and hydrated.

60 minutes - £90

BODY TREATMENTS

IRENE FORTE SKINCARE - SICILIAN EARTH & SEA TONING TREATMENT

A luxurious and toning full body treatment. Start with our Trapani Sea Salt Body Scrub to stimulate the detoxification process and leave skin silky smooth. Follow with our nutrient-rich algae and clay mud wrap to extract impurities and start the toning process. During the wrap, enjoy a scalp massage using cold volcanic stones from Mount Etna. Finish with a toning massage using our nourishing Sicilian oils.

90 minutes - £120

IRENE FORTE SKINCARE - MEDITERRANEAN NOURISHING TREATMENT

A deeply nourishing full body treatment. Start with a double scrub with our creamy Apricot Body Scrub and Trapani Sea Salt Body Scrub to remove impurities and leave your skin twice as smooth. Enjoy a full body massage using our nourishing Sicilian oils, followed by the application of our White Wine Body Cream, leaving you relaxed and moisturised to perfection.

60 minutes - £90

IRENE FORTE SKINCARE - REGENERATING HIP-TO-TOE TREATMENT

A luxurious and deeply revitalising full leg and foot treatment. Start with a sea salt leg scrub to remove impurities, followed by a draining massage to stimulate circulation, tighten and tone the legs. Enjoy the application of a vasoactive compress cream to enhance the detoxification process and improve the skin’s texture. Finish with a relaxing reflex point foot massage to boost circulation, restore balance and leave you with the ultimate feeling of lightness from hip to toe.

60 minutes - £90

IRENE FORTE SKINCARE - SICILIAN SCRUB

Refreshes skin and removes unwanted skin cells, leaving skin silky smooth. It is the perfect add-on to another treatment.

30 minutes - £45

ISHGA - HOT STONE MASSAGE

A full body massage incorporating heated Basalt stones which instantly relax the muscles, allowing the treatment to work at a deeper level. Hot stones are useful for releasing tension, reducing aches and pains and are placed along the body’s chakras to open up energy pathways. Seaweed base oil with lemongrass, lavender and juniper will detoxify and regenerate the skin.

60 minutes - £90

ISHGA - DETOXIFYING SEAWEED BODY WRAP

A Hebridean sea salt, oil scrub and body wrap. This treatment is designed to eliminate toxins, reduce cellulite, boost energy and improve skin tone.

60 minutes - £90

ISHGA - SALT & OIL SCRUB

An exclusive body and skin enhancing treatment which can be used in isolation to remove dead or dry skin or as a preparation for any massage. This complete exfoliation will cleanse and invigorate the body.

25 minutes - £45

MADE FOR LIFE - MATERNITY MASSAGE

A soothing and relaxing full body massage, designed for mothers-to-be after the first trimester. Slow, smooth and calming massage techniques are used to alleviate aches and pains whilst the oils help to prevent stretch marks.

60 minutes - £90

CANCER TOUCH

MADE FOR LIFE - HAND ON HEART TREATMENT

This deeply relaxing and nurturing spa ritual is suitable for all and created to help you reach a sense of deep peace and calm. Smooth, slow and rhythmic Tui Na and gentle touch is applied to the scalp, face, back and shoulders. The slow Tui Na Chinese movements rebalance and calm the upper body. The facial eases any tension held within the face and also replenishes, nourishes and revives the skin.

55 minutes - £85 80 minutes - £110 Performed by our Cancer Touch Therapy (CTT) trained therapists.

MADE FOR LIFE - CATCH THE BREATH BACK & HEAD TREATMENT

This nurturing gentle treatment for the head, back and shoulders has been created to help you drift into a meditative state of relaxation. Slow Tui Na Chinese massage techniques

rebalance and calm the upper body. The ritual uses slow, soothing and rhythmic techniques providing complete tranquility.

30 minutes - £45 Performed by our Cancer Touch Therapy (CTT) trained therapists.

MADE FOR LIFE - SOOTHE & NURTURE ORGANIC FACIAL

A beautiful way to restore natural luminosity, leaving skin looking and feeling radiant. Balms and oils will nourish and cleanse, elimating congestion and returning natural balance to the skin. A deeply relaxing face and scalp massage calms the mind and soothes the soul.

30 minutes - £45

MASSAGES

SWEDISH MASSAGE

This body massage is tailored to work on your areas of concern. This treatment promotes health and wellbeing, increases circulation and reduces stress from the mind and body.

50 minutes - £85
80 minutes - £100

ESSENTIAL BODY MASSAGE

Using your chosen Irene Forte Skincare body oil, a personal consultation will ensure you receive a unique treatment to suit your specific needs.

50 minutes - £85
80 minutes - £100

DEEP TISSUE MASSAGE

This deep tissue massage is designed to relieve severe tension in the muscles and connective tissue. It is popular with people who do a lot of sport.

50 minutes - £95
80 minutes - £115
Please note that deep tissue massage may only be available upon request and is not included in our spa packages.

BEAUTY SERVICES

MANICURE

This full Jessica manicure includes a nail analysis for a tailored treatment, as well as cuticle care and the application of nourishing creams to leave you with a polished finish.

50 minutes - £50

PEDICURE

This foot and nail treatment uses luxurious Jessica pedicure products to leave your feet feeling in top condition.

50 minutes - £50

FILE & POLISH FOR HANDS OR FEET

If you are rushed for time, this is a perfect file and polish for your hands and feet.

25 minutes - £30

EXECUTIVE HAND & NAIL TREATMENT

A complete exfoliating and conditioning hand treatment, leaving hands noticeably silkier, smoother and firmer than before.

25 minutes - £30

GELERATION LUXURY MANICURE

Introducing GELeration, Jessica’s nail preserving soft gel system. This easy to soak off nail application will leave you with perfect, chip resistant polish for up to three weeks.

55 minutes - £55

GELERATION LUXURY PEDICURE

The same luxurious foot and nail treatment you love with a finish which lasts up to three weeks.

55 minutes - £55

GELERATION FILE & POLISH FOR HANDS OR FEET

Achieve a long lasting, flawless GEL finish in the space of 35 minutes.

35 minutes - £45
Please note that for the GELeration File & Polish you must ensure your cuticles are trimmed or pushed back prior to having the treatment.

GELERATION SOAK-OFF

The removal of Jessica GELeration polish only.

25 minutes - £20

FINISHING TOUCHES

EYELASH TINT

25 minutes - £25

EYEBROW TINT

10 minutes - £15

EYELASH & EYEBROW TINT

25 minutes- £35

WAXING

HALF LEG WAX

25 minutes - £30

FULL LEG WAX

50 minutes - £50

BIKINI WAX

10 minutes - £20

UNDERARM WAX

10 minutes - £20

LIP AND CHIN WAX

10 minutes - £20

EYEBROW WAX

10 minutes - £20

CHEST WAX

50 minutes - £50

BACK WAX

50 minutes - £50