Get A Massage While Learning French

Get a massage while learning French or is it the other way around.

In any case, Visiting a spa in France - useful terms by holiday site, French Entree came up with a list of basic terms to save you from trouble.

Here they are:

Treatments – les soins/cures
Session - une séance
Manicure – une manucure
Pedicure – une pédicure

Face – le visage
Body – le corps
Skin - la peau
Back – le dos
Nails - les ongles

Massage (hands) – le modelage manuel
Water jet massage – le modelage à jet
Couples massage – le modelage en couple

Wrap – un enveloppement
Peel – un peeling
Thalassotherapy – la thalassothérapie
Ayurvedic - ayurvédique

Essential oils – les huiles essentielles
Lemon - citron
Lavender - lavande
Cinnamon - canelle

Collagen – la collagène
Seaweed – les algues
Minerals - les minéraux
Mud/clay – la boue/l’argile
Hot/cold stones – les pierres chaudes/froides

Jacuzzi - le bain californien
Hammam – le hammam
Sauna – le sauna
Treatment room – la cabine de soin
Thermal baths – la piscine thermale

Eliminate toxins – élimine les toxines
Remove dead skin – élimine les cellules mortes
Improve circulation - stimule la circulation
De-stress - combattre le stress
Detox - détoxiner

Relaxation - la détente
Well-being – le bien-être
Exoliation - le gommage exfoliant

Purifying - purifiant
Slimming - minceur
Firming - fermeté
Anti-ageing - anti-âge
Hydrating - hydratant

Dressing gown – un peignoir
Towel – une serviette
Flip flops – les sandales
Green tea - le thé vert

Is green tea there as related to a mask, a wrap or a drink, not sure.

They also publish French Magazine in the UK.

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