Lake District hotel offers a full teenage spa menu for children as young as twelve

Teen spas arrive in the UK: Lake District hotel offers a full teenage spa menu including 55 facials, massages and manicures for children as young as twelve

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14:56 GMT, 28 September 2012

A new 'Teen Spa' has opened its doors to youngsters wanting to indulge themselves and children as young as twelve are invited.

Armathwaite Hall Country House and Spa in the Lake District offers facials, massages and manicures for girls and facials, massages and deep back cleanses for boys.

'We are keen to get boys and girls into the spa ethos from a young age, they are our customers of tomorrow,' said Leeann Lennox, who works at Armathwaite Hall.

Two teens enjoy their treatment at the teen spa at Armathwaite Hall

Two teens enjoy their treatment at the teen spa at Armathwaite Hall

There are two experiences on offer for those keen to pamper themselves.

The Teen Spa Experience for 14-18 year olds and also a Mini-Teen Spa Experience for 12-14 year olds.

A special facial has even been launched for youngsters keen to preen their skin early and a deep cleanse back massage for young boys prone to acne.

The 'Just Be Fresh Faced' treatment markets itself as using natural ingredients with oils
that are packed full of therapeutic benefits and have been created to nurture and care for younger skin.

The plush spa offers a whole host of luxurious facilities but mothers wishing to splash out on their children will have to pay a high price

The plush spa offers a whole host of luxurious facilities but mothers wishing to splash out on their children will have to pay a high price

Armathwaite Hall want to introduce youngsters to the spa early and see them as the customers of the future

Armathwaite Hall want to introduce youngsters to the spa early and see them as the customers of the future

The spa has already received some avid interest from spa members bringing along their daughters as well as groups visiting for birthday parties.

'We are keen to be a man-friendly spa,' said Leeann.

Jo Murphy from the Spa PR company added: 'One male student went to stay at the spa with his parents and enjoyed a facial.

'As far as we know this is the first of it's kind and we are marketing it in an educational way to show youngsters how best to look after their skin.

'It's perfect for a wet day or after exam treat.'

Set overlooking Lake Bassenthwaite, the spa package, which includes use of facilities such as a 16 metre infinity swimming pool with indoor waterfall, a
thermal zone, a private spa lounge with a central fireplace a ‘hush’
tranquility room with a veranda overlooking the gardens, will set you back 155 per person per night.

THE TREATMENT LIST

Armathwaite Hall Teen Spa Facial -60 minutes 55.00
Make-up ‘Colour’- 15 minutes 12.00
Facial Skin Care Lesson- 30 minutes 28.00
Make-up Lesson- 30 minutes 28.00
Make-up Application- 30 minutes 28.00
Make-up lesson and make-up application combined- 60 minutes – 50.00
Shape and paint (fingers or toes)- 25 minutes 22.00
Gentle back Massage or Back Deep Cleanse – suitable for male or female- 30 minutes 28.00
Facial Skin Care Lesson- 30 minutes 28.00