Slideshow: The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum

Courtesy of Lou Hammond & Associates

The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum - a luxury spa with expansive views of the Aegean Sea and a focus on holistic health and pampering - will host internationally-acclaimed traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture expert, Clair Beardson on October 2-15, 2015. With over 25 years of experience in the practice of Chinese medicine, Clair Beardson travels the world leading workshops on nutrition and health. Her combination of Western and Eastern medicinal practices offers a unique approach to holistic healing and wellness.

The gorgeous Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum, situated over three floors, will offer two exclusive programs led by Beardson: the three-day Glow from Within package and six-day Wellness through TCM.
The 3-day Glow from Within program is available on five separate dates between 2-15 October, and includes:

  • 1 Initial Wellness Consultancy
  • 1 Visia Skin Analysis
  • 2 Sessions of Facial or Body Acupuncture Treatment
  • 1 Mandarin Oriental Signature Spa Therapy
  • 1 Oriental Hammam Ritual
  • 2 Workshops on Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Nutrition advice on what food the body needs for winter

The 6-day Wellness through TCM program will be held from October 6 – 11, and includes:

  • 1 Initial Wellness Consultancy
  • 1 Visia Skin Analysis
  • 1 Body Composition Analysis
  • 4 Sessions of Facial or Body Acupuncture Treatment
  • 1 Mandarin Oriental Signature Spa Therapy
  • 1 Oriental Hammam Ritual
  • 5 Workshops on Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Nutrition advice on what food the body needs for winter

In addition to the two programs, The Spa will offer a series of 90-minute a la carte workshops led by Beardson. Workshop activities and topics covered include:

  • Glow from Within exercises
  • Using the power of the five elements of traditional Chinese medicine to maintain a healthy body during seasonal change
  • The power of Chinese Medicine in the 21st century
  • Afternoon Tea Ceremonies
  • Choosing four different types of tea based on body patterns

Also available for guests are the following private, a la carte, Clair Beardson treatments:

  • 60-minute Traditional Chinese Body Acupuncture
  • 45-minute Traditional Chinese Facial Acupuncture

All guests, whether booking program packages or a la carte workshops and treatments, can enjoy the following spa experiences daily: outdoor and indoor saunas, steam room, vitality pool, ice fountain, hammam, salt therapy pool, outdoor and indoor pools, and gym.

For more information, please visit http://www.mandarinoriental.com/bodrum/.

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