NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - March 15, 2011) - The Blue Spa at Carlisle Bay, Antigua is delighted to introduce its new spa program, products and signature tropical treatments. The spa has begun its partnership with Natura Bissé, a pioneering Spanish skincare brand that focuses on the latest technological advances with impressive results, all delivered through a range of relaxing treatments. The expert therapists at The Blue Spa specialize in specific treatments that help to combat the Caribbean climate, in particular sun damage, sunburn and dehydration and to counter the effects of ageing caused by air travel.

The Blue Spa provides a serene environment for guests to unwind within the picturesque setting of Carlisle Bay. Located in its own two story pavilion with the Antiguan rainforest as its backdrop, this tranquil location evokes a quiet, meditative atmosphere ideal for relaxation and reflection. The 17,000 sq ft Spa has six treatment rooms, five of which are single and one luxurious couple's massage room.

New Signature Rituals and facials at The Blue Spa include:

  • Diamond Ice Lift Facial 90 minutes $330.00
    This award-winning facial improves the firmness and elasticity of the skin through shiatsu inspired massage techniques and a refreshing Ice Lift face mask. The results are dramatic and immediate.
  • La Alternativa Smooth Facial 80 minutes $198.00
    A sophisticated smoothing treatment using the Inhibit Collection to improve expression lines and wrinkles. The targeted active ingredients are specially designed for mature skin.
  • Lomi Juma Massage Ritual 90 minutes $210.00
    This fusion of healing traditions from the Pacific and the Mediterranean brings together a variety of massage movements to release energy, soothe tension and restore harmony between the body and mind. This is the ultimate in relaxation.
  • Floral Massage Ritual 90 minutes $210.00
    This scent-sual experience is inspired by traditional Chinese medicine and Indian Ayurvedic principles. The ritual uses warm floral sachets to soothe muscle tension and improve circulation.

New Signature Body Treatments at The Blue Spa include:

  • Honey & Mango 50 minutes $60.00
    Guests can get a taste of the tropical flair with an exotic fruit scrub to smooth the skin. Packed with nourishing vitamins and nutrients, skin will be glowing with vitality.
  • Citrus Drench 50 minutes $72.00
    Following some fun in the sun, guests can have their skin drenched with an intensely hydrating body wrap. Energizing natural ingredients, such as honey, shea butter and orange extract offer an instant pick-me-up.

Guests of the hotel and spa also have access to the Carlisle Bay gym, which features new state-of-the-art training equipment, as well as the other facilities including the sauna, relaxation areas and yoga/ Pilates classes. There is also a selection of hairdressing and beauty treatments which include classic manicures, pedicures and waxing.