Wearing of the Green

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The typical St. Patrick’s Day festivities aren’t relaxing and let's face it not acceptable spa behavior. That doesn't mean the green celebration has to stop altogether. A few retreats have come up with their own creative ways to help guests get in the holiday spirit and enjoy the spa. At the new Montage Kapalua Bay’s luxurious Spa Montage guests can rejuvenate with the Luck of the Islands package ($250 per person). Designed to refresh and relax, the Green Algae Detox Cocoon begins with the indulgent Undaria seaweed cocoon followed by a soothing massage using a rich algae oil blend. To complete the experience, guests will cheers to a relaxing St. Patrick’s Day with the Honolua Bay Smoothie, which you can make wherever you are with the recipe below.

Honolua Bay Smoothie

  • ½ banana
  • 2 leaves of kale
  • 1 handful of spinach
  • 2 tbsps of almond butter
  • ½ cup of almond milk
  • ¼ cup of yogurt
  • ½ scoop of crushed ice

Mix all ingredients in blender. Pour in glass, serve, and enjoy.

Spa-goers can relax and turn back the clock at B Indulged, an AVEDA lifestyle spa at B Resort & Spa (Orlando, FL) with the Green Science Anti-Aging Treatment. It features botanicals to lift and firm the skin and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. After the treatment, guests can join the property’s B Lucky celebration and enjoy playing shamrock beach volleyball in the chlorine-free mineral pool, complimentary green lemonade or a tasty Green Milkshake from B’s Pick Up.