The Mark Hotel Kicks Off 2023 With A Menu Of Fitness And Wellness Offerings
Now you an enjoy a wealth of science-backed beauty procedures, from one of the world’s most sought-after beauty doctors, at one of the world’s best luxury hotels.
Dr. Barbara Sturm is a German aesthetics doctor, widely renowned for her anti-inflammatory philosophy and her non-surgical anti-aging skin treatments. Dr. Sturm began her medical career in orthopedics as part of the team that developed cutting-edge treatments for inflammatory conditions like osteoarthritis. Termed the “Kobe Procedure” after the late NBA basketball star Kobe Bryant, the treatment utilizes the patient’s own blood cells to produce proteins that reduce inflammation and stimulate the healing process.
Dr. Sturm, who has achieved cult status, then translated science from her clinical research and orthopedic practice into the field of aesthetics and opened her own medical clinic in Düsseldorf. As she continued to innovate and revolutionize the field, as she became one of the most sought-after beauty doctors in the world. In 2002, Dr. Sturm developed her famous “MC1,” a bespoke plasma-based cream only available to Dr. Sturm’s patients. The potent cream harnesses the power of the body’s own proteins in a skin-healing formula to address the visible signs of inflammation.
And now you can get-gorgeous with Dr. Barbara Sturm at the five-star The Mark hotel in New York, proving that the posh property is right on point with the current health-and-wellness trend.
The Mark Hotel has introduced a brand new menu of curated wellness offerings to restore, revive and rejuvenate from the comfort of New York’s most boldly lavish hotel. Bringing the best of wellness directly to guests, The Mark provides massages and bodywork, personal training sessions, IV drips, facials and skincare consultations in collaboration with renowned aesthetician, Dr. Barbara Sturm.
Dedicated to providing unparalleled offerings, The Mark has collaborated with innovative skincare guru Dr. Barbara Sturm to bring an exclusive and exceptional pampering experience to the hotel. The Mark’s guests can enjoy the expertise of a Sturm aesthetician in the comfort of their room or suite with the choice of four curated treatments, including The Mark Signature Sturmglow trademarked Facial, a 90 minute experience. Exclusive to the hotel, this facial incorporates cleansing, extractions, exfoliation, and use of the “Pure Life Device,” which activates and lifts facial muscles for a more youthful-looking complexion. Additional treatments available at The Mark include Sturmglow To Go, a 30-minute revitalizing facial for a quick refresh, the Sturm Express Lift, specially formulated to provide a visible lifting effect, and a one-on-one skincare consultation with one of Dr. Barbara Sturm’s lead aestheticians.
Guests of The Mark can unwind after a long flight with a 60- minute in-room lymphatic massage that aims to reduce water retention and reduce fatigue, or relax with a bespoke massage from options including: Deep Tissue, Swedish, Thai, Sports Recovery and more. Keep fitness goals on track with The Mark’s personal training services, where guests can book private fitness sessions, including cardio, yoga, and stretching, either in The Mark’s state-of-the-art gym, in-suite, or in The Mark’s backyard – Central Park!
At Dr. Barbara Sturm’s new Madison Avenue boutique, located just around the corner at 1006 Madison Avenue, guests of The Mark can enjoy exclusive services in the spa with VIP treatment and a complimentary add-on service. Hotel guests will also receive a set of The Mark’s plush branded robe and slippers to wear during their in-spa treatments. The premium wellness lab, Clean Market, will offer nutrient-rich IV drips for guests looking to combat jet lag and boost their immune system, elevating overall wellbeing. From relaxation and rejuvenation to becoming red carpet ready, or simply providing a pick me up after a long flight, The Mark remains dedicated to keeping guests’ health and wellness at its absolute best. The Mark’s new wellness menu is available right now and bookable through the hotel’s Concierge.
The Mark Hotel is the pinnacle of boldly lavish luxury encompassing the very best of personal service, avant-garde design and old-world comfort in the heart of Manhattan’s Upper East Side.
Located on the corner of Madison Avenue and 77th Street, just steps away from Central Park and some of the world’s finest museums, galleries, and boutiques, The Mark has become a destination for travelers in search of truly exceptional experiences. The hotel offers 106 guest rooms and 47 suites including the largest hotel Penthouse suite in North America. The Mark has garnered numerous awards and accolades throughout the years, including being honored on Condé Nast Traveler’s Gold List and named #1 City Hotel and #1 Hotel in the Continental United States by Travel & Leisure. The hotel’s modern luxury aesthetic has been brought to life by legendary designer Jacques Grange and a team of world-renowned artists and artisans including Ron Arad, Mattia Bonetti, Guy de Rougemont, Vladimir Kagan, Eric Schmitt, Paul Mathieu, Todd Eberle and Karl Lagerfeld. The Mark is home to its famed restaurant by globally acclaimed Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten, the timelessly elegant Mark Bar, and salon by hair extraordinaire Frédéric Fekkai. Master perfumer Frédéric Malle created Jurassic Flower exclusively for The Mark, the signature scent of the hotel.
With an unprecedented array of amenities, The Mark offers around-the-clock room service, picnics in Central Park, 24/7 shopping at Bergdorf Goodman, John Lobb Shoe Shine, access to The Mark Sailboat, Pedicabs, Bikes, and more. Through the curated online boutique Le Shop, guests can bring a piece of The Mark home with them when they depart. Together, these remarkable experiences create #LifeAtTheMark.
Now, sign me up for that IV drip….
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