Massage & Body Work

Massage relaxes, heals and rejuvenates – it feels indulgent but it’s actually good for you! These services stimulate circulation, relieve muscle tension and promote deep relaxation. So go ahead and enjoy our signature body treatments, soothing wraps and traditional and modern Asian massages.

Teen Services: Canyon Ranch welcomes guests ages 14-17 when accompanied by a parent or guardian. Please note that the accompanying parent or guardian must sign a consent form and book all services for guests under 18, and an adult must be present for most services. Ask your Program Advisor for details.

View the Teen Services Guide.

Please note: Lightweight, loose clothing (shorts, tank tops, bathing suits, etc.) must be worn for all teen services.

After Sun Treatment
Too much time in the sun? We have the soothing solution. The ingredients used in this healing wrap – moisturizing dilo nut oil from Fiji, vitamins A, B, C and E and pure aloe vera – soothe skin that’s damaged, dry and sensitive due to exposure to sun and wind, lack of hydration and other factors. It’s also a great moisturizing treatment for healing, repairing and calming all types of skin.
 
  • $165 for 50 minutes
Detoxifying Herbal Wrap

Herbal therapies help relieve muscle stiffness and joint soreness, promote relaxation and aid in detoxification. In this treatment, you’ll be wrapped in warm, steamy sheets soaked in herbs and receive a brief, calming massage to the face and scalp. For the ultimate experience, combine with a massage or schedule multiple treatments during your stay. With each treatment, you’ll receive a complimentary herbal bath tea to use at home.

  • $85 for 25 minutes
Detoxifying Ritual

Retreat into a ritual of heat and pure scent for an intense therapeutic transformation based on the skin care practices of the traditional hammam bathhouse. You’ll be intensely cleansed with Moroccan mint tea and silt purifier, and vigorously scrubbed with coffee, olive stones and fresh lemons. A rich rhassoul clay will then be applied to draw out impurities. You’ll recharge with quince and orange blossoms and then have all this goodness sealed in with warming curative essences of cardamom, jasmine, bergamot, amber and clove. Concludes with a massage.

  • $310 for 100 minutes
Revitalizing Ritual

This Japanese-based ritual is designed to rejuvenate your skin and release the vital flow of energy in the body. Combining the therapeutic properties of flower oils and fruit essences with rich minerals from the earth and sea, each step of this treatment prepares your skin for the next layer. Be deeply scrubbed with ohana ginger grass, polished with cherry blossom rice bran, and hydrated with camellia and plum. Finish with a pressure point massage with kinmoxei wild lime silk oil. Your skin is left purified, energized, softened and delicately scented.

  • $310 for 100 minutes
Ultra-Moisturizing Treatment

Delight in the soothing, therapeutic effects of these memorable body treatments performed in our Spa Suite. Both treatments begin with light exfoliation followed by the application of a luxurious moisturizer. Finally, you float weightless in our blissful Soft-Pack System envelopment bed while your skin’s thirst is quenched by the pure, softening crème of your choice.

Goat Butter Crème – Yes, goat butter. This rich natural moisturizer contains important anti-inflammatory vitamins, fats and trace elements that protect, nourish and regenerate the skin. You’ll emerge feeling smooth and silky all over.
Warm Vanilla Float – Better than dessert! This luscious grape-seed-oil-based vanilla body butter, added to the goat butter crème, is deliciously moisturizing and full of antioxidants.

  • $175 for 50 minutes
Silky Smooth Body Treatment
Buff away your stress with this gentle yet effective treatment designed to promote circulation, exfoliate dry skin and moisturize with powerful omegas, keeping your skin nourished allday long. It’s the super-food your skin needs to keep it firm and elastic.
 
  • $250 for 80 minutes
Abhyanga

Balance, purify and relax as you receive a light, full-body Indian-style massage using warm sesame oil, ending with a warm towel compress. This traditional ayurvedic therapy releases toxins, enhances immunity, nourishes the skin and creates deep relaxation in body and mind. Performed by two therapists.

  • $250 for 50 minutes
Abhyanga-Shirodhara

A truly memorable experience, this treatment is a combination of the Abhyanga and the Shirodhara.

  • $415 for 100 minutes
Ashiatsu - Deep Barefoot Massage

From the Japanese words "ashi," meaning foot, and "atsu," meaning pressure, this is the ultimate deep-massage therapy. In this compression massage, the therapist uses overhead bars for balance while using the feet to bring about release and structural change in chronically sore, tight tissues. Ashiatsu stimulates the circulatory system and provides deep relaxation.  

  • $165 for 50 minutes
    $250 for 80 minutes
    $310 for 100 minutes
Authentic Aromatherapy Treatment

Enjoy an all-natural, sense-seducing escape from the everyday world. Clinical research has shown that fragrant essential oils of biochemically active plants have effects on body and mind that are both subtle and profound. Experience the potent natural magic of pure botanical essences, combined with specific light massage techniques designed to enhance the effectiveness of the pure essential oils. (Please, no makeup.)

  • $165 for 50 minutes
    $250 for 80 minutes
Bindi-Shirodhara
This relaxing and healing treatment begins with an application of a warm exfoliating herbal mask, followed by a light, brisk massage with herbal-infused oils selected for your body type (dosha). The powerful combination of herbs and oils cleanses, detoxifies and nourishes the skin. Then, you’ll lie back as warm oil pours in a gentle, steady stream over the third-eye point at the middle of your forehead. Concluding with a light massage of the head and face, this is a powerful treatment to enhance the immune system and reduce stress.
 

  • $310 for 100 minutes
Canyon Ranch Massage

Indulgent and uniquely relaxing, our signature full-body massage stimulates circulation and soothes tight muscles. Our gifted therapists adapt their eclectic techniques to your particular needs and preferences. Tension dissolves, leaving only comfort and well-being behind.

  • $140 for 50 minutes
    $220 for 80 minutes
    $275 for 100 minutes
Deep Tissue Massage

This treatment is recommended for those who regularly receive massage and who enjoy intense body work. Specialized, focused techniques reach deep muscle layers, and address points of attachment as well as the belly of the muscles. These techniques tend to be slow and coordinated with deep breathing.

  • $165 for 50 minutes addressing two or three areas
    $250 for 80 minutes a full-body massage
    $310 for 100 minutes
Hands, Feet & Scalp

If a full-body massage is not for you, try this relaxing treatment. The hands, feet and scalp are rich in nerve endings and acupuncture points, yet they are often neglected. Begin with a luscious aromatherapy scalp massage, followed by nurturing massage for your hardworking hands and feet.

  • $140 for 50 minutes
Head, Neck & Shoulders

Give your stiff neck and tight shoulders a break and you’ll feel better all over. This focused massage releases tension and restores comfort to this typically tense area. (Not a full-body massage.)

  • $140 for 50 minutes
Lymphatic Treatment

Extremely light, sequenced strokes stimulate the movement of lymphatic fluid, thereby cleansing the body. Excellent for reducing pain, fluid retention, chronic inflammation, sinus conditions, headaches and sprains.

  • $140 for 50 minutes
    $220 for 80 minutes
    $275 for 100 minutes
Muscle Melt for "Road Warriors"
Unwind completely with a treatment developed in Thailand to ease aches and pains of battle-weary warriors. Warm herbal pouches are firmly pressed into muscles to ease every inch of your body. Traditional Thai massage with lemongrass oil, combined with other massage techniques, releases any lingering tension, resulting in a calmed mind and a body that’s ready to go out and conquer the world. (The pressure of this massage will be altered to suit your body’s needs.)
 
  • $165 for 50 minutes
    $250 for 80 minutes
    $310 for 100 minutes
Neuromuscular Therapy

NMT is excellent for the reduction of chronic complaints such as sciatica, headaches, shoulder pain and other painful conditions that aren’t responding to traditional therapy. NMT is precise soft-tissue therapy with the purpose of releasing hyper-contraction and spasms in the soft tissue, eliminating trigger points that cause pain and restoring postural alignment and flexibility. Each service includes a measurement of the skeletal frame and an assessment of postural patterns with specific manual therapy to the problem areas. You will be provided with information to help you continue the process of positive change at home. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing.

  • $260 for 75 minutes
Shiatsu
Relax, energize, awaken. Your therapist uses thumbs, fingers and palms to stimulate the body’s energy system, applying pressure to acupoints and along meridians to balance yin and yang. Shiatsu is a deeply pleasurable whole-body tune-up. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing.
 
  • $140 for 50 minutes
    $220 for 80 minutes
    $275 for 100 minutes
Shirodhara

A classic ayurvedic herbal hair and scalp treatment designed to induce a state of meditation. The therapist directs a warm, gentle stream of oil onto the forehead, restoring calm to the mind while soothing the senses. The oil nourishes the hair and scalp. This treatment incorporates a brief massage to face, hands and feet.

  • $165 for 50 minutes
Sports Massage for Peak Performance

Enhance your performance in your sport or workout! The goals of sports massage are to improve athletic endurance, lessen the chance of injury and shorten the time needed to recover from an event, training session or injury. Please wear loose-fitting shirt and shorts. Treatments can focus on the following:

  • Cool Down – Received ideally within two hours of a workout to alleviate delayed-onset muscle soreness. 50 minutes.
  • Restorative – Designed to increase range of motion, improve flexibility and reduce risk of injury. 50, 80 or 100 minutes.
  • Rehabilitative – Addresses injury and the ongoing effects of repetitive use. 50, 80 or 100 minutes.
  • $165 for 50 minutes
    $250 for 80 minutes
    $310 for 100 minutes