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first_imgGo back to the e-newsletterGoing to the spa has never been so much fun for men, thanks to the Five Star Spa at Four Seasons Resort and Residences Vail, and a little splash of bourbon.New bourbon-themed treatments use a decadent FarmHouse Fresh Bourbon Bubbler scrub that combines brown sugar and real Kentucky whiskey. The scrub benefits circulation, promotes a purifying and cleansing effect on the feet, and removes excess skin buildup making the feet smooth and fresh. It’s 93.5 per cent natural, vegan, gluten-free, and paraben- and sulfate-free.The icing on this bourbon-infused cake? Guests are welcome to imbibe in a glass of locally distilled bourbon from 10th Mountain Whiskey before, during or after their treatment.“We always try to incorporate local products and partnerships into our services, and 10th Mountain Whiskey just so happens to be Vail’s premier distillery,” says Director of Spa, Mary Gunderson. Influenced by the original 10th Mountain soldiers, this local distillery is nod to Vail’s history, which just celebrated its 50-year anniversary on 23 August 2016.From Boots to Booze Men’s Pedicure50 minutesUS$95 per personAfter a long hike or playing in the snow, men can kick off their boots and relax with this luxurious pedicure. Imbibe a glass of locally distilled bourbon while the treatment begins with an intoxicatingly decadent Bourbon Bubbler scrub that combines brown sugar and real Kentucky whiskey to exfoliate and relax sore feet and muscles. Next, a therapist will apply a cooling and soothing GuacStar avocado hydration mask to feet, followed by a hot-stone massage that melts away tension and leaves feet feeling invigorated. The treatment concludes with a hot foot soak, callous filing, a nail trim and buffing. For an additional US$15, guests can enjoy the treatment with guacamole and chips.Bourbon Cowboy80 minutesUS$250 per personMuscles and limbs will get much-needed TLC in this full-body treatment. The experience begins with the application of steaming nectar milk towels to aching feet, arms and legs, and is then followed by an exfoliating application of warm Bourbon Bubbler scrub. Guests will then unwind in a hot bath while sipping on a glass of locally distilled bourbon. A refreshing agave nectar massage will bring a smooth and relaxing end to the treatment.Men’s Cut and a Cold OneUS$37 per personVisit the only men’s barbershop in Vail right inside the Resort’s Five Star Spa. Choose from a variety of services, such as a classic straight-edge razor shave and moustache trim to Moroccan oil scalp massages and various haircut services. Included with each service are local libations of choice, such as a craft beer from Crazy Mountain Brewery or barrel-aged 10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Bourbon.Go back to the e-newsletterlast_img read more

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