If there is one thing I have learnt when I became a Mother, it would be that it is hard work! Yes, of course we love our offspring even after all those sleepless nights, but we sure wouldn’t mind being pampered once in a while to feel appreciated. Well, what better way than to show a little appreciation by giving your own mothers a much deserved me-time this Mother’s Day. You are of course free to avail these fabulous deals for yourself too. I promise I won’t tell…
So without further ado, let me share with you the first manner in which you can show your Mama some love. I mean, who doesn’t love a Bath Bomb, right?
1. Treat Mum this Mother’s Day with limited edition products and gifts from LUSH.
This friendly little ladybird wants to take you under its wing and run you a hot floral bath, filled with sweet geranium oil to aid relaxation. A little peppermint oil gives a menthol hint to this flowery mix, helping to revive and uplift your mind and body.
Price: AED 39
Grab hold of your own little piece of the red planet, formed by layers of juicy tangerine and brightening Sicilian mandarin oils and lather up an extra (terrestrial) toning lather. Dig deeper still to discover a soft murumuru and organic silken tofu core.
Price: AED 41/100g
The mother of all shower creams, made with Fair Trade organic cocoa butter for blissful lathers and velvet-soft skin. This gloriously sweet blend of Brazilian orange and geranium oil is a sure-fire way to pack some pampering into your daily routine.
Price: AED 52/100g
Bursting with yellow rose petals, this bomb is a floral spectacle in your bath. Rose absolute blends with rose oil, Sicilian lemon and floral geranium oils for a beautiful, skin-softening experience.
Price: AED 37
Five fabulously pampering soaks await the mum who opens up this pretty package. If mum fancies it, there’s one for each day of the working week, or she can have some truly luxurious weekend baths. Contains… Intergalactic bath bomb; Twilight bath bomb; Guardians of the Forest bath bomb; Yoga Bomb bath bomb; Rose Bombshell bath bomb. Price: AED 250
Here’s three beautiful shower products to treat you royally, wrapped up in stunning recycled Khadi paper made in rural India. Contains… Intergalactic bath bomb; Twilight bath bomb; Guardians of the Forest bath bomb; Yoga Bomb bath bomb; Rose Bombshell bath bomb. Price: AED 180
It’s time for some well-deserved relaxation with this bountiful extravaganza, blooming with freshly made florals. Contains… Sakura bath bomb; Sunflower bubble bar; Ladybird bubble bar ummy Mummy shower cream; Respect Your Elders soap; Love and Light hand cream. Price: AED 300
This pack is filled with the sunniest uplifting products to help recharge her batteries and pamper mind and body. In a re-usable tin for her to plant her flowers or put her favourite bath bombs in. Whether it’s a quick wash with Sunrise soap or a long, uplifting Think Pink soak, there’s something to make her feel appreciated every day.
Contains… Rose Bombshell bath bomb; Think Pink bath bomb; Sunflower bubble bar; Yuzu and Cocoa bubbleroon; Sunrise soap; Helping Hands hand cream; Lemony Flutter cuticle butter; Yummy Mummy shower cream. Price: AED 390
The gift of pampering baths, to be enjoyed in absolute peace and quiet. These two luxurious bath products are carefully packaged in handmade Khadi paper, made by an organization in rural India which uses material offcuts to create beautiful papers. Contains… Rose Bombshell bath bomb; A French Kiss bubble bar. Price: AED 110
A trio of bath time treats to make busy bees feel as snug as a bug in a warm hug. If you bug your mum about one thing today, make sure it’s that she has a good long soak with one of these luxurious bath treats. Contains… Sunflower bubble bar; Honey Bee bath bomb; Ladybird bubble bar. Price: AED 170
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On the other hand, if your Mum is anything like mine, who keeps delaying using her given gifts, it is time to (forcefully) whisk her off to a spa itself and ensure she gets to relax and unwind. On the plus side, you can join her too and rekindle old memories over a spa tea!
2. Mother’s Day at Iridium Spa, St Regis Dubai
With a selection of indulgent treatments and experiences on offer, The Iridium Spa at the St. Regis Dubai is the perfect haven for mothers to relax and unwind. Each Mother’s Day package includes access to the spa facilities and full use of the sauna, steam room, jacuzzi, and tropical adventure shower. A spa tea ritual post treatment is offered to extend the day of decadence.
Lady of the Manor, 5 hours, AED 2760
“Treat your mother to a day of pure decadence and enchantment with this exceptional experience where she will escape into the magical world of Iridium Spa and be treated like a Goddess. A time-tested method of purification in our Hammam softens, smoothes and soothes with traditional Black Soap and Kessa exfoliation, and the added benefits of Golden Millet Seeds. Enveloped in silk and gold, your mother will be nurtured with a 90-miute all over Myo-Col lift body massage, followed by transformational results with the bespoke Carol Joy Ultimate Glory facial, using Rose Absolut and Iris essence, Triple action collagen eye masks, followed by a revolutionary hair treatment. Combined with the warmth of crystals, this treatment soothes the mind to ensure your mother will feel pampered beyond perfection.”
Mother and Daughter Decadence, 60-minutes, AED 990
“Enjoy special mother and daughter time together with this side-by-side aroma infused massage in one of the Iridium Spa’s double treatment rooms. This 60-minute bespoke massage begins with a foot ritual to begin the relaxation process and followed by a customized Bespoke Massage using your choice of Sodashi aromatherapy oils.”
Goddess for the Day, 90-minutes, AED 670
“Treat your mother to 90 minutes of pure bliss with a relaxing 30-minute aromatic milk and honey bath, guaranteed to leave her skin feeling silky smooth. This is the beginning of the pampering process and perfect preparation for the ensuing 60-minute Bespoke Massage.”
The above offers at St. Regis are valid from 1 – 31 March 2016.
For more information or to make a booking, please contact Iridium Spa:
Images and Information courtesy of House of Comms.
So what will you choose? A spa treatment in-home or out? Either way, I hope that your mothers (or yourself) can enjoy a selection of the great gifts above this Mother’s Day.
If you do decide to try out any of the above, be sure to let me know how it was! Also, I would love to know if you have any special plans for Mother’s Day or any other pampering gift ideas. Feel free to let me know your thoughts in the comments section below. Thank you!