28 Oct 2014

Body beautiful

Spa & Wellness

With state-of-the-art health and wellbeing treatments amid the rugged beauty of the Tuscan hills, the Castel Monastero Spa has long been popular with those looking to indulge body and mind.

Services introduced this summer will enhance this yet further. One of the most exciting developments will see renowned nutrition expert Dr Giorgio Calabrese on site. Professor of Food and Human Nutrition at the University of Eastern Piedmont of Alessandria and at the University of Turin and Messina, Dr Calabrese runs medical studies in Asti, Turin, Milan and Rome.

Dr Calabrese is also an active member of the New York Academy of Science and the American Association for the Advancement of Science of Washington, was a member of the European Food Safety Authority in Brussels from 2002 to 2008 as well as being the author of national and international publications.“Giorgio Calabrese is admired around the world for his ground-breaking work and we’re delighted that he’s agreed to work with us,” says Spa Manager Francesca Nuvolone. “I’m very much looking forward to seeing our clients benefit from his vast experience.”Dr Calabrese will be offering Castel Monastero Spa clients advice on weight loss, detox and food intolerances. As well as benefiting from his extensive research, visitors to the Spa will be able to ask him about their own food and nutrition issues. Weight loss is one subject that concerns more and more women and men these days.

“We’ve noticed a growing demand to help people with their weight,” says Francesca, “so we’ve put together treatments that use the latest technology.”Castel Monastero has also begun an exclusive collaboration with Villa Stuart, the internationally renowned medical centre for aesthetic plastic surgery, based in Rome. At Villa Stuart you’ll find all the classic women’s options available including breast enhancement and reduction, inner thigh lifts, liposuction and anti-aging treatments. The medical team also offer a range of treatments aimed at men who want to look and feel younger and more confident. Having undergone their procedure at Villa Stuart, guests retire to Castel Monastero to benefit from the beautiful settings and total privacy that it provides.

Tucked away in the Tuscan Hills, Castel Monastero and its spa is the most sought-after destination in Italy for those looking to recuperate after aesthetic remodelling and rejuvenation operations.In these luxurious, tranquil and very private settings, guests are able to recover from their operations and procedures and take time to allow their bodies and minds to completely relax. The Villa Stuart medical team, known worldwide for their expertise, care and skill, work closely with the experienced Castel Monastero therapists to offer guests the highest standards of aesthetic plastic surgery along with post-procedure spa treatments.The Castel Monastero post-surgery packages offer peace of mind and complete discretion to those who want to look their best.