Mud Bath Spa Treatments: Editors Jun 29, Visiting a mud bath spa presents a paradox. How do you bathe in something that makes you dirty? And more importantly, why would you? The longer answer, however, is a bit more nuanced and involves a closer look at fangotherapy—treatments that involve mud. Read on to learn some key mud bath facts, which may convince you to act like a pig at your next spa visit.
This, believe it or not, takes very little away from my ability to enjoy said treatments. Spa culture is fairly new to me. My first massage was in Thailand on our honeymoon. Aron and I went to Indian Springs in Calistoga last week for a one-night getaway. The kids stayed with grandparents—an amazing treat! On this hot, dry day, the resort, with its thermal geysers and mineral pools, could have easily been in Southern California—or even Mexico. It was the perfect escape, with little on the agenda but soaking, floating, relaxing with a brief interruption by a debate full of interruptions , and some spa treatments.
This is hardly surprising, as the mud bath is such a unique experience. Here are the answers to the 10 questions that we are asked the most often. After each treatment, we flush the mud with our hot springs mineral water that comes out of the ground between and degrees.
While you are there, a very traditional thing to do is to visit the mud baths as my daughter and I did during a recent visit. Lets Get Naked It is an experience. The girls are separated from the boys.