Resort-ready skin begins with transporting spa treatments. Next stop: Polynesia.
The exotic sanctums that are the Spas at Wynn and Encore summon the most exotic international travel— from Encore’s latticed ceilings and Moroccan lamps inspired by the hammams of North Africa to the Asian warmth of The Spa at Wynn, whose soaring, sky-lit atrium bathes an African dragon tree—and relaxed guests—in gorgeous, diffused light. But when it comes to sloughing off the last vestiges of a long winter—or even the desert dryness—and getting a tropical glow worthy of this oasis, consider a new offering. Take a walk through the North African and Asian portals of Encore spa and enter Polynesia by way of the Nalu Body Ritual. Wynn and Encore’s newly installed spa director, Blake Feeney, explains, “Inspired by Hawaiian ocean waves [ nalu means “wave” in Hawaiian], the ritual reflects a fusion of Big Island and temple-style Lomi Lomi massage, intertwined with a luxurious body exfoliation and coconut