Spa massages and your skin

There’s no doubt that one of the best ways to relax is by getting a massage.

However, did you know that there are many benefits to getting a massage, beyond just relaxation? Did you know that regular massages can improve your skin? You should be comfortable with your skin and the best way to do so is to go regularly for a spa massage or treatment.

What are the benefits of massages for your skin?

Massages can help to increase circulation and promote cell turnover.

Blood circulation and cell turnover improvement are both essential for maintaining healthy, youthful-looking skin.

When you increase the blood flow and stimulate the production of elastin and collagen through spa massages and treatments, you can improve the appearance of your skin.

It can help reduce:

  • Wrinkles
  • Fine lines
  • Age spots
  • And more.

Another benefit of massages is that it helps to relieve your skin from dryness through increasing hydration which improves elasticity as well.

The oils used by therapist performing the massages moisturise your skin as well and keep it hydrated.

Healthy skin is good for your health, when your skin is dry and cracked you are more likely to catch bacteria, virusses or fungi as it is an open barrier for the germs to crawl up in.

So if you’re looking for a way to relax, stay healthy and rejuvenate your skin, consider booking a massage at Bakwena Spa.

Other advantages of a spa session

In addition, massages can help to reduce inflammation and relieve tension headaches.

It is also a good way to relieve some stress and help you to boost your confidence when your skin looks good.


If you want a good reason to take a day off and visit Bakwena spa, just think of your skin.

If you want to look and feel radiant, then a spa day can do that for you. A massage could be just what you need to give your skin a boost. When you look good, you feel good.

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