Scents are closely related to emotions and memory; this is a proven scientific fact. If you do not believe it, during your next visit to San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, once you start you spa session, pay attention to how the fresh scent of lavender almost immediately creates a sense of wellbeing and tranquility, the perfect start for allowing yourself to be pampered.
San Miguel de Allende is not only one of the favorite places because of the quality of its spas. It is also emerging as a lavender producing entity. Since 2008, The Lavender Project began to collaborate with the La Colorada Community in Dolores, Hidalgo, Guanajuato in the sustainable production of this plant. With it, they manufacture soap, oils, scented pads for relaxation. It has thus become an important supplier of raw material for an unforgettable experience in San Miguel de Allende. This scent of lavender is dominant in the Laja Spa of the Casa Sierra Nevada. The privacy of its spaces will make you feel at home. The menu includes several facial and body treatment options, among which the Cacao Chilli Wrap stands out There also are therapies and massages with hot stones, aromatherapy and reflexology. An experience you just cannot miss is the temazcal, as it recreates a pre-Hispanic ritual shared by various cultures in Mesoamerica, while purifying all of your being with aromatic fumes. Sense, in the Rosewood, is also well known due to the variety of its proposals, such as the “Mole de San Miguel”. Just in case you thought that mole can only be eaten, you will discover here that it may also work as an exfoliant that removes dead skin cells and promotes circulation. The milk and honey treatment consists of an exfoliation and the application of honey coming from the lavender plantations in San Miguel with a gentle massage If you are looking for a complete treatment, ask for the “Travesias Sense”, which include a visit to the hot springs near San Miguel, a yoga class, a treatment and a hot stone massage. The relaxing experience ends with a low-fat organic breakfast.
The Lavender Project
Hospicio 13 A, Downtown, San Miguel de Allende, Gto. Mexico.
Sense, a Rosewood Spa
Nemesio Diez 11, Downtown, San Miguel de Allende, Gto. México.