Spa Showcase: Ciel Spa at the SLS Hotel, Beverly Hills
Tapping into a growing trend among celebrities and red-carpet regulars, Ciel offers a range of IV Therapy Treatments, from a Hangover Relief and Cold-Flu Buster to Pre- and Post-Op Formulas. Administered by a nurse, the solutions contain vitamins, minerals, amino acids and other natural organic compounds, and are said to improve general health and overall well-being.
Ciel is the first hotel spa in L.A. to partner with cult French skincare line Biologique Recherche. The Ciel Custom Facial (75 min./from $200) begins with a detailed skin examination using the brand’s patented Skin Instant Lab, and follows with a personalized protocol. Also popular: Sweet Loving Souls (120 min./$700), a pampering couples’ package that incorporates an indulgent soak, glass of champagne and 90-minute signature hot stone massage for each person.
–by Lesley McCave