Spa of the World arrives at The Body Shop

The Body Shop is well known for their beautiful beauty collections. August saw the arrival of one of their most anticipated collections yet - the Spa of the World Collection.

Featuring a range of essential oils, minerals and florals the collection creates the ultimate spa at home package creating three ritual collections using a few simple steps to create blissful, revitalising or relaxing routines to perfect for you.

Blissful Ritual

This floral based three step ritual comprises of three products for those feeling in need of luxury, creating process to indulge your body and mind.

Step 1 - Ploynesian Monoi Beauty Oil £16

Used by the women of the Pacific Islands for over 2,000 years for luscious, glowing skin and hair, Monoï is a sacred blend of coconut oil and fragrant tiare flowers – a sublime escape to paradise.

Step 2 - Hawaiian Kukui Cream £23

Hawaiian women, exposed to the relentless sun for generations, have held the secret of kukui oil to nurture their skin. Bursting with luscious moisture, kukui oil helps restore skin’s natural suppleness, leaving it feeling nourished and soft.

Step 3 - Tahitian Orchid Massage Oil £14

Throughout the sensuous rolling hills of Tahiti, vanilla orchid is treasured in traditional massage. Blended with ylang ylang and patchouli, its exquisite scent tantalises the senses with unrivalled enticing and sensual properties. Apply with slow, circular motions and for a more in-depth treatment use the Thai Wooden Massager (£10) for work deeper into the muscle groups.

Revitalising Ritual

The energising three step collection to help to invigorate a tired, run down or sluggish feeling mind and body.

Step 1 - Dead Sea Salt Scrub £20

Dead Sea salt is precious for its high mineral content and its coarse crystals, the perfect texture to reveal fresher-looking skin and stimulate circulation when massaged into skin.

Step 2 - Moroccan Rhassoul Body Clay £16

Rhassoul clay is treasured by Moroccan women for its skin firming power, as this mineral-rich mask absorbs excess water and oil, allowing skin to tighten and feel firmer as it dries. Apply using a sweeping motion or for added luxury, use the Spa Body Mask Brush (£10).

Step 3 - Thai Lemongrass Message Oil £14

For centuries, lemongrass has been cherished in traditional Thai massage for its revitalising effect on body and mind. Its invigorating scent is known to boost vitality and awaken senses. Apply with slow, circular motions and for a more in-depth treatment use the Thai Wooden Massager (£10) for work deeper into the muscle groups.

Relaxing Ritual

Time to fast-track away from your feelings of tension and stress to a calm body and mind using just five easy steps.

Step 1 - Egyptian Milk & Honey Bath £14

Inspired by the indulgent milk and honey bath of Cleopatra herself, our recipe of three oil extracts leaves skin feeling luxuriously smooth. Add just one scoop to a hot bath to soothe skin and calming aroma.

Step 2 - African Ximenia Scrub £18

Handpicked in Namibia from the ‘Tree of Life’, the ximenia fruit seed yields a luxuriously rich oil, leaving skin feeling smoother and softer.

Step 3 - Himalayan Charcoal Body Clay £16

Charcoal powder is an ancient Asian beauty secret proven to draw out impurities from the skin, up to thousands of times its own mass. It has traditionally been used to draw out tensions from the mind too, de-stressing and calming. Apply using a sweeping motion or for added luxury, use the Spa Body Mask Brush (£10).

Step 4 - Japanese Camilla Cream £23

Camellia oil has been used by Japanese women since the 8th century to gently soften and moisturise skin. The exquisite scent of this pure and elegant flower allows mind and body to reconnect with a moment of profound peace.

Step 5 - French Lavender Massage Oil £14

In the 14th century, King Charles VI of France demanded pillows filled with lavender to soothe him to sleep. Lavender essential oil has a natural relaxing scent which promotes a sense of well-being. Apply with slow, circular motions and for a more in-depth treatment use the Thai Wooden Massager (£10) for work deeper into the muscle groups.

To experience the collection for yourself visit The Body Shop in New Street today!