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What You'll Get
Choose Between Two Options
$60 for pampering package for one ($173 value)
- Body Scrub Treatment
- 30-Minute Aromatherapy Massage
- Scalp Treatment
Shampoo and Style
$115 for pampering package for two ($346 value)
- Two Body Scrub Treatments
- Two 30-Minute Aromatherapy Massages
- Two Scalp Treatments
- Two Shampoo and Styles
Aromatherapy: Enjoying Ancient Scents
The power of pleasant scents is timeless. Learn about aromatherapy’s history with Groupon’s introduction.
Aromatherapy sessions take place on a spectrum that stretches from relaxing to extremely relaxing. Practitioners extract the all-important essential oils and aromatic compounds from flowers, bark, roots, resins, and other natural sources. During the actual session, clients simply relax and take deep breaths, triggering olfactory signals connected to the brain and traveling into the lungs where the particles can quickly enter the bloodstream. At many spas and massage studios, therapists dilute these essential oils and apply them directly to the skin with massage lotions or in warm baths.
Though there is a lack of clinical evidence supporting the medical benefits of these plant-derived oils, their therapeutic application can be traced back as far as the era of the Old Testament. Sealed urns of aromatic resins have been unearthed in the tombs of Egyptian pharaohs, and recorded uses of essential oils can be found in ancient cultures across the Middle East and in India and China. Scent sciences were brought into the modern era by French chemist René-Maurice Gattefossé in 1937, when he published a book detailing an explosion that resulted in severe burns all over his hands and the seemingly miraculous recovery he made after treating them with lavender oil.
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires 90 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Appointment required. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed voucher price). Limit 1 per person. Limit 1 redemption per person. Limit 1 per visit. All goods or services must be used by the same person. 48-hour cancellation notice required. Consultation required; non-candidates and other refund requests will be honored before service provided. Tax not included. May be repurchased every 90 days. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.