Valentine's Day Specials January 28th - February 16th
Therapeutic Organic Foot Soak $25
Therapeutic Organic Foot Soak + Pedicure $40
Treat yourself to a foot soak or pedicure for $25 or get the works with a Foot Soak + Pedicure for $40. Your feet will look & feel wonderful!
The Spa On Maxwell is now offering 2 fabulous foot soaks.
Milk & Honey Foot Soak
Lavender & Rose Foot Soak
All of our Foot Soaks will include 4 essential oils: Frankincense, Myrrh, Lavender & Tea Tree oils.
There will also be variations of flowers and fruit floating in our fabulous foot soaks for added therapeutic benefits.
Pink Himalayan Salt
Frankincense Essential Oil
Lavender Essential Oil
Tea Tree Essential Oil
Myrrh Essential Oil
Organic Brown Sugar
Organic Coffee Grinds
Natural Boar Hair Bristle Brush
Bentonite Clay Detox Foot Mask
Seaweed Detox Foot Mask
Raw Organic Shea Butter rich in stearic, oleic acids and benefit-rich vitamin E and vitamin A.
THERAPEUTIC ORGANIC FOOT SOAKS
Why is soaking feet beneficial?
Soaking the feet works on the principal that the feet are connected to every part of the body and uses the healing power of water to bring relaxation and draw toxins out of the body through sweat glands in the feet. For simple relaxation and detoxification, soak your feet in a basin of warm water. Add lavender essential oil or lemon juices to refresh, and tea tree oil for fungal infection. We add them all to your Therapeutic Organic Foot Soak at The Spa On Maxwell.
FOOT SOAKING STEPS
Step #1: You will soak your feet in a large copper bowl filled with pink Himalayan salt, essential oils, floating fruit and flowers.
Step #2: Your feet will be scrub with an organic coffee, honey & sugar scrub, as well as, a natural boar hair bristle brush.
Step #3: A detoxifying bentonite clay or Seaweed foot mask will be applied for optimal health.
Step #4: Your feet will be massaged with organic Shea Butter to relax and moisturize for feet that feel wonderful! Your foot soak will finale with a hot towel wrap.
Soaking feet in a Copper bowl can help to achieve a healthier immune system,relieve joint pain from conditions like arthritis. Besides the beauty, copper is naturally antibacterial killing many germs and bacteria. It can also help to reduce pain and inflammation.
Positive and negative magnetic fields created by copper help energy flow through the body. Ionized copper was used by ancient Egypt to purify water.
MILK & HONEY BENEFITS
Gives Smooth Skin. A milk and honey bath leaves your skin supple and soft. The protein and fat content in the milk enriches your bath water and helps exfoliate the skin. The lactic acid present in the milk cleans the dead cells and hydrates the skin, thereby preventing dryness.
The lactic acid in milk is an alpha hydroxy acid, which helps cleanse the skin and release dead skin cells. That allows the skin to rejuvenate itself more quickly, resulting in radiantly glowing, satiny smooth and soft skin.
Cleopatra bathed in milk and honey with added lavender and rose.
Cleopatra is legendary for many things—she was the last pharaoh of ancient Egypt, she was smart and stunningly beautiful. She was known for her beautiful skin. Cleopatra reportedly used milk for her baths, and it's believed she added honey and lavender to the milk, with scattered rose petals floating in her bath.
The Greeks, Romans and Persians added it to their bathwater to wash and help purify their skin.
Promoting hair health — According to a study published in Archives of Dermatology, lavender may help treat alopecia areata (hair loss), and that it was able to show improvement in 43 percent of the total test participants.
Eliminating microbes — Research shows that lavender possesses antibacterial properties that are effective against 65 different strains, such as E. coli and S. aureus. In addition, it may also help fight fungi.
Improving blood circulation — Lavender may help boost blood circulation throughout your body.
Relieving respiratory disorders — If diffused via an inhaler or a vaporizer, lavender essential oil can help treat inflammatory respiratory conditions like asthma.
Providing pain relief — Applying lavender essential oil to your muscles may help relieve soreness, joint pain and rheumatism.
Boosting skin healing — A 2016 study notes that topical application of lavender oil can help promote acceleration of collagen synthesis and differentiation of fibroblasts, thereby promoting wound healing.
Antibacterial – Rose makes an ideal ingredient in cleansers for acne and acne prone skin.
Anti-inflammatory – Rose oils can held reduce redness on your skin helping soothe ailments like rosacea and eczema.
Vitamin C – Rose contains high amounts of vitamin C, which is a powerful antioxidant. Vitamin C can help protect skin cells from damage.
Moisturizing – Rose oil helps lock moisture into the skin.
Relaxing – Aromatically, rose calms.
Tones – Rose is a natural astringent. It can help tighten pores and restore suppleness to skin without drying, unlike alcohol based toners.
Your pedicure will begin with polish removal & an Epsom salt foot soak.
Your feet will be scrubbed with a sugar scrub and mechanical exfoliation as needed.
Your nails and cuticles will be trimmed and shaped to promote healthy nails and avoid ingrown nails.
Your feet will receive a mild massage with Shea Butter. Finished with a hot towel wrap.
Finally your toenails will be colored and polished with your color of choice.