Shikha Mittal


Body Wraps – The Ultimate Gift For Your Body

For calming yourself your skin also need get needs to pamper and care. Many of you might care about your face but avoid your body. Try body wraps, it is an excellent way to relax and beautify your body also your skin may feel smooth and soft after a body wrap treatment. But before going you must know all about body wraps, its types, its benefits and much more. In this article let’s read on to know what you should expect along with the types of body wraps available in spas also what point needs to be keep in mind while having a biddy scrub.

Body Wraps

A body wrap - also known as a 'body cocoon' or 'body mask' - is a non-surgical treatment done at a spa or DIY home treatment created to enhance the health and appearance of skin, and/pr reduce body measurements. A nourishing oil or mineral-rich formula is applied to the spa guest's limbs and torso before they are wrapped in cotton, maylar bandages or plastic film. This promotes the extraction of dirt, toxins and excess water from the skin.

Types of body wraps

Body wraps are a staple on most spa menus but may vary from spa to spa. Many spas incorporate distinctive ingredients into the components and the method of their body wraps. As there are many types of body wraps and a host of variations based on the types of substances soaked into the bandages. However, the major types of body wraps include:

  • Herbal Spa

Herbal wraps have long been a staple in body and skin care treatment. Today, an increasing number of people are discovering the benefits of being bundled in warm, moist, herb-infused body wraps at the spa. One popular type is herbal body wraps, which may start with an exfoliating scrub before a spa therapist puts herbal or botanical oils/creams/moisturizers on your skin and wraps you tightly with warm towels or thermal blankets to help the products absorb into the skin. Some spas claim this type of body wrap can help reduce cellulite, tighten and detoxify the skin, and help you lose inches.

  • Cellulite Wrap Treatment

The cellulite wrap treatment is designed by keeping in mind the requirements of women with the cellulite condition and how it can be tackled. The treatment helps the body to boost circulation and assists with the process of flushing toxins away from the skin and underlying fat cells. The organic cellulite wrap treatment has usually targeted for the bottom, hip and thigh area and to give them a smoother, bump-free appearance and lower cellulite visibility.

  • Clay/Mud Spa

Can playing in the dirt make you healthier? Mud bath enthusiasts believe mud can be therapeutic for the skin, muscles, joints and mind. Clay body wraps detoxify and firm the skin and draw out impurities as they dry. Many types of clay may be used, and essential oils are often added. Clay body wraps also increase circulation and offer muscle relaxation and pain relief. The mud is applied to the skin and, after resting for a period of time, wet, warm towels are used to remove it. This type of body wrap often follows an exfoliating shower or body polish.

  • Seaweed Spa

A seaweed wrap is typically made by combining seaweed with hot water and sometimes essential oils, clay and other skin-loving ingredients. The thick paste is applied and spread over the entire body. Your body is then wrapped in a heated towel, sheet or blanket while the paste is soaked by the skin. The seaweed is warmed on the skin, allowing your body to absorb the nutrients of the sea while you enjoy a scalp massage. After a shower, the minerals initiate the elimination of impurities and help detoxify the body while you relax with a foot massage. Finish the experience with a hydrating body lotion massaged into your skin.

Benefits of Body Wraps

It moisturized your skin

One of the key benefits of anybody wrap is heavy moisturizing. While applying lotion at home is great, wraps kick things up a notch. Because the paste is applied warm and you're immediately wrapped in plastic, your body heats up and that intensifies the formula's moisturizing effects.

Detoxifies the body

 It helps to eliminate toxins from the body; as it is applied to the body warm, it helps encourage you to sweat. During this process, your body eliminates impurities. These are brought to the surface of the skin and rinsed away when the wrap is washed off.


Wraps that contain detoxifying products when, combined with bandages that a tightly wrapped around your limbs aid weight loss.


After all is said and done, perhaps the biggest benefit a body wrap provides is a feeling of relaxation and well-being. While you are left alone to listen to music, and lying in a snug, warm cocoon, both the body and mind have time to slow down and unwind. A body wrap treatment session lowers stress, anxiety, tension, and blood pressure. Skin is the body’s largest organ, and so nurturing and detoxifying it releases a full-body sense of peace and calm.

Buff and Rejuvenate

Exfoliation of the skin is necessary to get rid of the dead cells on your skin while helping to open up the pores of your skin enabling it to breathe. A professional body wraps spa treatment with quality deep exfoliation quality ingredients will remove dull surface cells and reveal supple, glowing skin underneath.

To expand the benefits of a body wrap, it is ideal to not only warm the body first, but to proceed with exfoliation which increases product absorption, blood circulation and dead skin cell elimination. Wraps help to reduce cellulite, enhance weight loss, remineralize, detoxify, rehydrate, soften and rejuvenate. Each body wrap takes about ½ hr. and may include a brief massage of any of the following: face, scalp, neck, feet. And at the end get refresh and lovely skin. So enjoy the wraps and love yourself.