Massages & Facials
Lay back and enjoy a relaxing spa massage or facial at Wickwood Inn in Saugatuck, MI. There are few ways more soothing to relieve stress. A professional massage or facial works wonders for relaxation and revitalization. Our trained clinicians work on the body, mind, and soul by stimulating all of the senses leaving you refreshed and renewed!!
Lake Breeze: Locally grown lakeshore lavender combined with fresh lime oil. Soothing.
Wickwood’s Signature: Our own rosemary topiary oil laced with grapefruit and peppermint oils. Addictive.
Chocolate Truffle: Rich chocolate aromas envelope you while cacao bean body oils moisturize and firm. Cacao butter softens your skin. Intoxicating.
Fruit Power: Pomegranate and grapeseed oils, rich in Anti-oxidants, nurture and invigorate your skin. Stimulating.
Caribbean Paradise: St. Barts lime, mandarin and coconut oils enrich every pore. Drift away.
Fresh Start: Grapefruit, peppermint, and basil oils. Refreshing.
Spring Bouquet: White jasmine and mint lightly scent your skin. Lovely.
The massages at our Saugatuck, MI inn soothe both body and mind. No matter the massage you prefer, we offer a variety of services to choose from.
The Wickwood Relaxing Massage: Light pressure and long rhythmic strokes combine with gentle kneading of the muscle tissues, makes this a nurturing customized massage for each muscle. This will bring you to a sense of serenity, alleviating tension and muscle tightness and bring you in harmony with Wickwood’s tranquil environment. Using unscented oils that nourish the skin, our skilled Massage Therapists will work with you to deliver just the right variety of restorative therapy. One of our most popular, this is an ideal choice for your first massage experience.
Extremity Massage: Feel tension disappear as your head, neck, shoulders, hands and feet are soothed and cared for while relaxing on the massage table. Walk away feeling rejuvenated and pampered.
Swedish Massage: Whether you’re sore from working out, or from stress, this deeply relaxing massage pinpoints your most achy parts with soothing oils providing instant refreshment. This is the most popular massage technique, often called a Relaxation Massage or Traditional Massage and is the foundation for most massage therapies. The Massage Therapist works the superficial layers of muscles and connective tissue using various techniques to enhance function, aid in the healing process, and promote relaxation and well-being. It involves soft, long, kneading strokes, as well as light, rhythmic tapping strokes on the topmost layers of muscles. By relieving muscle tension, Swedish Massage therapy can be both relaxing and energizing.
La Stone Massage: Our Massage Therapist was trained in the technique for La Stone Massage at the Esalen Institute in Big Sur, California and uses basalt stones from the Salt River in Arizona. This is the ultimate Hot Stone Massage. It entices your mind, body, and spirit back into balance by using warm then cool stones of varying weights placed on your body’s key energy channels including the seven main chakras. It induces deep relaxation and brings harmony to your inner being. You will find this special blend of thermotherapy and massage to be one of our most dynamic and unforgettable experiences.
Meridian Massage: With this energy flow, balancing massage, every cell and every tissue in the body vibrates with life force. The Massage Therapist uses acupressure to regulate the two opposing forces in our system: The Yin (passive force) and The Yang (active force). Special massage along the meridian channels reduce or increase energy flow and to remove blockages. We offer Chakra Balancing and Jin Shin Do Acupressure. Your Massage Therapist will discuss your individualized needs at the beginning of your massage. If you’d like to add a Swedish Massage as well, please select 90 minutes.
Julee’s Favorite: This head to toe experience is a favorite at some of the most prestigious spas around the world and one of our owner’s favorites. The Swedish Massage is enhanced with an intense, lavender and orange, hair and scalp oil treatment. While being massaged, your feet are soaking up nutrients in a hot towel foot wrap that relaxes your entire being. Finally, a toe-tally relaxing foot massage helps stimulate circulation, untangle sports-tortured tendons, and detoxes you down to your last little piggy.
Great Expectations Pre-Natal Massage: Using products approved for pre-natal care, this Bump friendly pampering massage focuses on the special needs of the mother-to-be as her body goes through changes. The benefits will include relieving back aches, headaches, leg cramps, stiff neck and swollen ankles. Approved for all stages of pregnancy, individualized pampering reduces stress on weight bearing joints and encourages blood and lymph circulation. It will leave Moms-to-be feeling rejuvenated.
Therapeutic Deep Tissue Massage: This personalized massage is designed to reach deeper layers of muscles and fascia, also called connective tissue, to release tension and stress. Slow focused pressure and various therapeutic techniques can help reduce chronic pain, restore flexibility and release tension to targeted muscle groups. You will find this treatment both extremely focused and purposeful in its intent.
Couples Massage: Enjoy quality time being pampered together, in one treatment room, by the gentle and experienced hands of our massage therapists. The euphoric blend of aromatherapy oils provides a sensation of total well-being. Share the rejuvenation. Be nurtured together. Two Massage Therapists/Two Guests
Partner Massage: During this massage experience, partners have the opportunity to give each other a massage, working in tandem with our Massage Therapist, mirroring her movement and technique. It is a “4 Handed Massage” experience. A 60-minute session is available if only one person wants to receive massage, or a 90-minute session is available if both partners would like to be recipients. This massage technique is very educational for the person giving the massage, and it’s relaxing and pampering for the recipient(s).
After one of our massages, you’ll feel refreshed and ready to see everything Saugatuck, MI has to offer.
Facials/Body and Foot Treatments
European Facials: Our signature facial with our European trained clinician will help you uncover your very best skin. A refreshing cleanse is followed by an exfoliation and massage to promote circulation. A custom blended mask of either Coconut/Chocolate/ Pomegranate/or Grape Seed extracts will leave your skin hydrated and with a healthy glow.
Foot Massage: The ultimate Green Tea, Mint and Peppermint or Chocolaté foot treatment will relax and refresh you. Our Therapist massages tired, aching, and overworked feet to make you feel like you’re walking on air.
For more information regarding our spa services in Saugatuck, MI call us today. Pamper yourself during your getaway!