Beauty in Breckenridge, CO
If you’re looking for affordable luxury within the world-class resort of Breckenridge, look no further than Main Street’s A Mountain Sanctuary Day Spa, where dedicated professionals indulge your every need through specialty massages, facials, body wraps, natural nail care, airbrush tanning and more. A Mountain Sanctuary provides fully enclosed, softly lit treatment rooms to help you relax. The employees stand out; the Breckenridge Resort Chamber has awarded individuals with the prestigious Employee of the Month award (an award any employee in Breckenridge is eligible for) nine times, as well as honored it as the Business of the Month and the Business of the Year. Show up for your appointment a half hour early and enjoy a glass of wine or loose-leaf teas, which range from digestion and antioxidant tonics to aphrodisiac and energy tonics. Hot stone massages and side-by-side couples’ massages are some of the spa’s signature line-ups.
If you’re looking for a medical doctor to provide customized, non-surgical treatments to refresh your skin, turn to Dr. Heidi Worth’s Allure, which provides offices in both Breckenridge and Frisco. Allure offers Botox, microdermabrasion, photofacials, Latisse, Scuptra, Juvederm, Radiesse, laser hair removal, chemical peels and spider vein removal, all overseen by Harvard medical school graduate Dr. Worth. The center also offers a wide variety of pharmaceutical-grade skin care products, both by prescription and over-the-counter. So whether you’re going in for age spots, short eyelashes, varicose veins, wrinkles, acne or other skin problems, Dr. Worth has a solution. Plus, the consultation is free!
For more than 17 years, Alpine Spa and Salon’s team of inspired professionals has been transforming clients, inside and out, through custom treatments and a passion for delivering every guest a sincere and warm service experience. The spa offers signature massages, facials, precision hair care, manicures, waxing and more. It uses high-quality hair products including Lanza and Soma, as well as Sothys Paris (which spas such as the Broadmoor in Colorado Springs and the Ritz Carlton use) for skin treatments. The treatment rooms are designed for the oversized spa tables (as opposed to typical massage tables), and the location offers great views of the mountains. The spa specializes in weddings and large groups and accommodates same-day appointments.
Massage therapists Amy Beckett and Caren Mapes opened Blue Sage Spa in 1999 as a therapeutic massage office, but since then, it has expanded into a full-service day spa. If you love chocolate, book a 90-minute Decadent Chocolate Therapy body treatment for $145. It includes a 100-percent pure Aqua Dessa chocolate espresso scrub, which is high in tannins that release endorphins to relieve stress. A hot fudge mask, rich in cocoa butter, leaves your skin feeling soft and nourished. Blue Sage's estheticians use Eminence Organic Skincare, which addresses a variety of skin issues, from premature aging to acne. It prides itself on using natural ingredients that are good enough to eat. It also uses Image Skincare, which are profession pharmaceutical products that reach the cellular level to reduce aging and sun damage and stimulate cell turnover. Men benefit from a line of specifically designed products for deep pore cleansing.
Bodyworks Spa and Massage has been in business for over 20 years because it has built a solid reputation. Its services, such as Thai Massage (a deep massage with stretching), are inspired by traditional, international beauty treatments. Therapists incorporate pure essential oils, organic products and natural healing ingredients, like yogurt, wildflower honey and even cleansing polenta. The newly remodeled lobby provides a modern atmosphere within the mountains. The spa offers everything from massages, scrubs, wraps and pedicures to a couples’ escape (with private bath before hand) and esthetic facials by licensed aestheticians who specialize in acne care, teenage skin and men’s facials. You can design your own spa journey with packages that range from two half-session services for $95 to the Trip Around the World (five full sessions with lunch for $380).