Hong Kong's best spas for men

Treatments catering for discerning men feature the very latest developments in skincare

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Spas, once the haunts of women alone, have been growing in popularity amoungst men in recent years. Encouraged by stressful jobs, multiple buisiness trips and lengthy flights many spas have developed treatemnts aims specifically at men, using porducts and methods specifically taliored to their skincare and physical needs. In the ever-advancing Hong Kong we tried and tested the best treastments at the city's best spas.

MiraSpa

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The energising Refinery Power Lift Facial features the UK’s Aromatherapy Associates ARL galvanic and micro-current machine, and the brand’s Refinery skincare line to cater for gentlemen’s needs. The deeply nourishing treatment improves skin tone, smoothing out lines and wrinkles while restoring elasticity and glow. The facial is complemented by a neck and shoulder pressure point massage to effectively combat stress and fatigue. Open from 9am-11pm, advanced booking highly recommended. www.themirahotel.com/spa

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The Oriental Spa at The Landmark Mandarin

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Combining wellness, relaxation and conviviality, the Turkish hamam uses heat to stimulate transpiration and improves circulation for a healthier-looking skin and sense of well-being. Experience the two unique showers at Oriental Spa’s hamam as you get ready for the treatment. Lie down on the ‘sölker’ marble bed whose infrared heating gets deeps down into the skin, prepping it for the loofah massage, followed by an invigorating hamam scrub using personalised products. The entire treatment takes place right on the sölker so you can relax completely. www.mandarinoriental.com

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The Peninsula Spa

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The Peninsula Spa

Turning back time is easier than you think with the Peninsula Spa’s new ‘Margy’s Monte Carlo.’ Renowned beauty expert Margie’s Lombard’s anti-ageing skincare products and treatments have long been considered a godsend for VIPs around the world. Now you can experience it by selecting one of the four facials. Also, don’t miss Sattva by Simply Peninsula, a Vedic Aromatherapy programme that lets you relax, combat fatigue, get rid of toxins, tension and anxiety – a veritable journey into wellness. www.hongkong.peninsula.com

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I-Spa

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Providing absolute privacy in the luxuriously spacious private spa suites, each with its own sauna, steam shower, Jacuzzi and massage facilities, I-Spa awakes your senses and balance your yin and yang with rejuvenating and pampering treatments including Oriental Healing and Jet Lag Recovery. Treat yourself and let the pressure of the day melt away as you enjoy the InterContinental’s famous world-class service. www.hongkong-ic.intercontinental.com

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Chuan Spa

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Rewarded as “spa for men of the year”, Chuan spa at Langham Place Mongkok provides guests holistic signature treatments through integrating the principles of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Inspired by the five traditional elements - Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal, and Water, Chuan Spa treatments aim to relax and reinvigorate the mind, body, and soul. www.langhamhotels.com/chuan-spa

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1 Chuan Spa, Langham Place Mongkok
2 The Mira Hong Kong
3 The Oriental Spa at The Landmark Mandarin
4 The Pennisula Spa
5 I-Spa