Feeling a little worse for wear? Searching for a way to relax, kick back and rejuvenate? Look no further! We've put together a few ideas for how you can get pampered - and take care of yourself this season.
Beauty salons and day spas
Hit the beauty salon
Treat yourself to a soothing massage or a spa treatment – a facial or manicure will leave you feeling relaxed and revived. in these cooler months, our skin tends to get dehydrated and the lack of sunshine can leave us feeling flat. For an extra pick me up, get a spray tan.
Get pampered in your own home
There are several mobile beauty companies in Auckland that come to you with the ultimate beauty and relaxation services. Glamour Box is just of the popular Auckland beauty services that comes to you.
Free or low cost relaxation methods
MeditateStress is one of your immune system’s biggest enemies, so a relaxing activity like meditation could help you to avoid getting sick this winter. Try sitting alone for at least five minutes a day, with your eyes closed, and concentrate on your breathing. If you'd prefer to meditate in a group, join a class in your area.
Practice the ancient art of yoga at one of Auckland's many yoga centres, such as Svastha Yoga
, community centres or gyms. It's not always easy to get motivated to exercise in cooler months, but yoga is a relaxing form of exercise for your general wellbeing that enhances good health and will help you lead a stress free, fulfilling life.
Get those walking shoes out of the cupboard and head outside for some fresh air and stunning scenery. This will leave you feeling healthier, build your immunity up and also do wonders for your fitness level. Check out some of our favourite winter walks
An overnight getaway
The Langham Hotel
Enjoy a relaxing stay at this luxury hotel. With 411 elegantly furnished guest rooms you can really chill out and enjoy a break away from the norm. You won't even have to leave your hotel - this inner city gem features four restaurants and lounges, Chuan Spa, health club a heated outdoor pool and jacuzzi.
SKYCITY Grand Hotel
@TheBish says, 'One my favorite hotels in central Auckland. So central to the buzz of the city and with the newly opened Red Hummingbird and Depot restaurants/ bars as neighbors it’s a cool place to hang out. The room was spacious, clean and well appointed. King size bed, large bathroom and a mini bar that could keep you fed for a week! We will be back!'.