Experiencing post-holidays burnout? Then a little self-care is in order! Indulge in one, two, or all twelve of these loved spots to reset in Whitewater. A perfect way to usher in the new year.
📷: Blue Sage Massage
Need to work out some knots? Book a massage to loosen up your body. From 30min up to 2hrs, Blue Sage Massage offers times that work for the busy body or those who need to chill. Start with an infrared light therapy sauna session for a little post-holiday detox and then add aromatherapy to your massage for optimal relaxation.
Pricing: Ranges from $40-$180
📷: Whitewater Nutrition
Speaking of that post-holiday detox. Take a time out and include a beverage that’ll help you flush out toxins AND fuel you through the rest of your day. Pop into ReVamp Nutrition or Whitewater Nutrition for a shake or tea loaded with all the good stuff your body craves this time of year. Both spaces offer positive vibes and lots of smiles.
📷: Lovely Lashes
If you carry tension in your head, face, and neck, don’t think twice about booking a facial at Lovely Lashes. Give your skin some love, and enjoy the added bonus of a head, neck, feet, arm, and hand massages as well!
Pricing: $65 for 45min or $85 for 75min
📷: Live Life Spiritual Direction
For something a little more low-key for your nervous system, try Reiki with Live Life Spiritual Direction. This hands off or gentle touch approach uses energy rather than force to promote relaxation. According to Live Life, “Reiki sessions provide energy healing that align chakras and promote overall well-being. After experiencing Reiki, people often feel a sense of peace and contentment. You may also feel rejuvenated and/or a deep feeling of wholeness.” Sound up your alley? Book now.
Pricing: 45min for $75 or 5 session package for $325
📷: The Vinery
Art therapy more your reset speed? Hang out at The Vinery and learn how to create stained glass, fused glass, mosaics, or blown ornaments! These kind owners and creators will help you every step of the way and the results always please. Plus, who doesn’t love hanging out in a studio space surrounded by beautifully colored sheets of glass?!
Pricing: Ranges from $40 to $150
📷: Center Street Cafe
If you seek a peaceful spot to relax, get a hot tea at Center Street Cafe. This unassuming cafe delivers authentic kindness and all the cozy vibes you could ask for. Curl up in a booth and sip the tension away.
📷: The Book Teller
Another peaceful spot that never disappoints? The Book Teller. Pop in, purchase a handful of gently-used books, help yourself to a cup of complimentary tea, and plop yourself in one of their many oversized, plush chairs for the afternoon.
I mean, cats and coffee. Enough said. Or purrhaps this quote from BaristaCats will say more, “A safe space to sit, sip, and study. Or relax with the purrfect pawtner!” Emotional support from cats and a perk up from coffee = self-care win. OPENING IN JANUARY!
📷: Botanica Beauty Parlour
Sometimes self-care means new hair, and Botanica Beauty Parlour will make you feel brand new after your appointment. Book a cut, color, or a simple wash and style to rejuvenate your locks.
Pricing: Ranges from $20-$150
📷: Whitewater Aquatic Center
Seeking a good soak? Take away the post-holiday bustle aches with a soak in Whitewater Aquatic Center’s whirlpool. If you prefer a bit more movement, hit up the lap pool or take a float around the lazy river!
Pricing: Whitewater Resident Day Pass: $8/person, Non-Resident Day Pass: $10/person
📷: Floral Villa
Sometimes simple self-care goes a long way. Visit Floral Villa to pick up a pre-made floral arrangement or create one with all your favorite flowers! Who says others need to gift bouquets? Gift one to yourself!
Pricing: Ranges from $36.95-$99
📷: Katy Daixon Photography
If you’re looking to get away for a night or two, Hamilton House B&B is the go-to rejuvenating overnight. Book a suite, soak in your in-room jacuzzi, have a glass of wine, and indulge in the innkeepers delicious breakfasts the next morning.
Pricing: $199-$289 (some rooms do not include Jacuzzi tubs)