After surviving Snowmageddon's below zero temps and icy storms, we all deserve some much needed pampering. Equipped with a new menu of seasonal services, here's how to move relaxation to the top of your summer to -do list with the Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Chicago (120 E. Delaware Place).
Salt of the Earth Blend Bar
Enhance your spa experience as you work with expert staff to create a custom manicure or pedicure. The Salt of the Earth Blend Bar mix station, for $100-120, features natural, luscious body care products made with pure salt extracted from the Great Salt Lake, sugar and essential oils. Mix to your liking to create a unique and indulgent experience that can be added on to any manicure or pedicure to restore your hands and feet to beach-ready perfection.
Seasonally Inspired Manicure & Pedicure
Pamper your hands and feet, making sure they’re silky and soft for your summer adventures. The Summer Citrus Blend mani/pedi service starts with a must-needed exfoliation, ridding your body of the cold seasons past. Start with a fruit scrub, followed by a nail trim, cuticle cleaning and polish. Next is the moisturizing treatment that conditions by massaging fruit infused lotions into your hands and feet, conditioning your skin while relaxing your mind and body. The addition of a handcrafted “Jala-Pina” Margarita from Allium Bar brings this treatment to the next level of R&R. A Weekday Manicure starts at $55 for 40 minutes and a Weekday Pedicure is $85 for 50 minutes. A Weekend Manicure is $65 for 40 minutes and a Weekend Pedicure is $95 for 50 minutes.
Reinvigorate your body with this ancient healing therapy. The suction cupping technique releases rigid soft tissue, removes toxins, loosens adhesions, lifts connective tissue and brings blood flow to stagnant skin and muscles. The rejuvenating treatment will leave you feeling energized and refreshed for the summer sun. Weekday prices range from $175 for 55 minutes to $215 for 80 minutes, and Weekend prices vary from $185 for 55 minutes and $225 for 80 minutes.