A massage is a pleasant ending to a tough day, much like getting an aisle seat on a life raft. Take a load off with this Groupon.
- $99 for one 120-minute lomi-lomi massage (a $209 value)
The spa's signature massage modality, Hawaiian lomi-lomi, is a centuries-old technique. Therapists knead the upper- and underside of the body simultaneously using medium pressure and long, flowing strokes that incorporate the forearms. The strokes run the entire length of the body in one run, helping to increase circulation, relieve muscle tension, and reduce stress.
Hawaiian Experience Spa
Hawaiian Experience Spa welcomes visitors to relax and enjoy all the perks of a tropical vacation without the pricey plane ticket. Owners Steve and Cathy Ibach both studied Hawaiian lomi lomi massage in Maui and decided to bring the unique style to their massage studios in Scottsdale and Chandler. There, it plays a starring role on a menu of island-inspired treatments that include massages performed with hot sea shells or volcanic lava rocks and body scrubs and wraps that use Kaua'i clay and organic lavender grown in Maui. A centuries-old technique, the lomi lomi massage sees therapists incorporating their forearms as they run long strokes down the entire length of the body, massaging both the front and underside at once. To make the service extra-indulgent, Hawaiian Experience Spa's therapists can enhance the lomi lomi massage with coconut oil and sea salt or incorporate a special oil that helps fight cellulite and makes tight pants a cinch to slip into.
Each facility beams with a Hawaiian theme, from sand-colored furnishings and bamboo accents to a front desk modeled after a tiki bar. The friendly, relaxing atmosphere makes the spa a great place for parties. During parties, guests can enjoy snacks and music while enjoying their choice of treatments, including any type of massage or facials performed with Éminence organic skincare products.