Whether you’re looking for some end-of-the-year rejuvenation, a pre New Year’s Eve pick-me-up or some post New Year’s healing as we enter 2016, now is the perfect time to pamper yourself at a Hamptons day spa. And, of course, our Dan’s Best of the Best 2015 Wellness & Beauty winners list should be the first place one looks for those businesses at the very top of their game.
Our Platinum winner, AgeFocus in Southampton (65 County Road 39A, Suite 10, 631-243-36283 agefocus.net), is all about optimizing oneself with a sharp and focused mind, boundless energy and enthusiasm, and a fit body to boot. Really much more than a day spa, AgeFocus believes that being healthy means more than simply not being sick. And as the name implies, this place works wonders to turn back the clock with a variety of services designed to battle the diminished vigor, energy, libido, focus, sharpness, body/skin changes and weight gain that come with aging. AgeFocus offers the most advanced technology in age management, weight management, sports medicine, cosmetic treatments, detox and more. For the New Year, check out some of the MedSpa options, such as acne treatments, body wraps, facials, hair removal, massages, paraffin and peels. Why not lose years right as we gain another one?
Gold winner, Gurney’s Seawater Spa in Montauk (290 Montauk Highway, 631-668-2345 gurneysmontauk.com) is a place of pure tranquility at one of the East End’s most popular resorts, in one of our most beautiful hamlets. The Seawater Spa features cosmetology and salon services, Roman baths, Finnish rock sauna, fitness center and a world-famous indoor sand-filtered, ocean-fed, heated seawater pool—the only one of its kind in North America. And it all comes with stunning, panoramic views of the ocean. Cleanse away 2015 with a rejuvenating dip in the pool, a restorative spa treatment or some relaxation in the sauna. Or, get your energy up and break a sweat in the modern fitness center. Gurney’s Seawater Spa has everything you need to revive—mind, body and soul.
East Hampton’s Naturopathica Spa (Red Horse Plaza, 74 Montauk Highway, 631-329-2525 naturopathica.com) earned Silver distinction in 2015 as a place where clients reconnect, rebalance and recharge with signature facials, massage and body treatments, and aromatherapy rituals inspired by traditional remedies from around the world. Whether developing new treatments or creating rituals to re-boot, relax or get inspired, Naturopathica East Hampton helps find balance between mind and body. The spa is also a founding member of the Green Spa Network.
E Day Spa & Salon in Hampton Bays (154 West Montauk Highway, 631-723-3200 edayspaandsalon.com) took home our Bronze award because of its warm, inviting atmosphere where visitors can leave their cares behind. Relaxing and professional, this spa fosters total body wellness and beauty for men and women. The talented and caring staff provides exclusive individual attention during a variety of treatments and services, including facials (using Hydradermabrasion technology), massage, hair styling, eyelash extension and spray tanning. This is the place to get yourself feeling and looking beautiful inside and out before, and after, those taxing holiday parties.
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