body wrap


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body wrap

n.
1. A procedure in which the body is coated with a usually herbal or mineral preparation and wrapped tightly in strips of cloth, performed for cosmetic or medicinal purposes such as skin tightening, detoxification, or temporary weight loss.
2. The ingredients and materials needed to perform such a procedure.

body wrap

n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) a beauty treatment in which the body is covered in lotion and wrapped tightly in strips of cloth in order to promote weight loss or improve skin tone
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Zayna Spa at Grand Millennium Al Wahda, a luxury five-star hotel located in the centre of Abu Dhabi, is offering an anti-cellulite detoxifying body wrap treatment
But the pedestal has now been kicked over.' His musings take the comic from Southport, where they they hold the annual 'Mr World' competition (who knew?) to sunny Los Angeles where he undergoes an inch-zapping body wrap.
Micky Flanagan in his body wrap MICKY FLANAGAN THINKING ALOUD SKY 1, 9pm MICKY Flanagan has had a year off work, during which time, reckons the comedian, his brain has been 'fizzing' with all sorts of burning questions about life and the universe.
The treatment used is an all natural food grade mineral body wrap; the mineral goes in through the skin and replaces the metabolic wastes that are stored in the fat cells.
The hotel is offering a Half Day package including a signature facial, body wrap, pressotherapy and relaxing massage.
I have not switched to investigating food and drink (although that does sound tempting) but an exotic body wrap, the latest variation of this popular form of therapy which has arrived at UK spas.
More than 30 exclusive designs will be made available, with prices costing from pounds 50 and up to pounds 1,900 for a full ''Carbon smart'' body wrap. All graphics are guaranteed for five years.
More than 30 exclusive designs will be made available with prices costing from pounds 50 and up to pounds 1,900 for a full "Carbon smart" body wrap. All graphics are guaranteed for five years.
* Body wraps--Traditionally in TTouch, the body wrap is done with an ace bandage wrapped in a pattern around the dog's body, but I've also heard of people using scarves, tight t-shirts, and more recently a commercially designed product called a Thundershirt.
The Detoxify and Revive package at The Spa at The Address Dubai Mall combines a hydrobath experience and detoxifying body wrap while a foot reflex massage performed while you are enveloped in a body wrap encourages the elimination of toxins.
Online retailer LiquidWholeFood.com is offering Life Force International's Herbal Body Wrap for 30% off through Friday, May 14.
Finally, the detoxifying and hydrating body wrap, which aids circulation and helps cellulite, was a slightly slimy but not unpleasant smelling liquid made from natural sea algae.