body wrap


Definition of body wrap

: a body treatment involving the application of usually oils or gels followed by a wrapping of the body with a sheet

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Rohrmoser’s favorite service is the chocolate body wrap, which is fitting given how many cacao plantations are scattered about the region. Rachel Hahn, Vogue, "An Artists’ Guide to the Paradisiacal Beach Town of Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica," 2 Jan. 2019 For many of the alpha females who visit, the inclusions are key: daily tension-melting in-room massages, facials, PT sessions, three body wraps, a hair treatment, and a mani-pedi. Daisy Finer, Condé Nast Traveler, "The Golden Door Is the World's Most Iconic Spa," 21 Dec. 2018 Two bodies wrapped in white tarps lay on a bus-stop bench. Todd Pitman, Fox News, "AP WAS THERE: 2013 typhoon kills thousands in Philippines," 15 Sep. 2018 She had been shot twice in the head, her body wrapped in tarps and a blanket. Susannah Bryan,, "Friends gather to honor slain Pompano bar owner," 25 June 2018 The day after Layla died, her father strode from a centuries-old mosque after funeral prayers, his daughter’s body wrapped in a Palestinian flag and held aloft, as a crowd jogging behind him chanted slogans about Israeli blood lust. Declan Walsh, New York Times, "A Child of Gaza Dies. A Symbol Is Born. The Arguing Begins.," 16 May 2018 On Saturday morning, a man came across a human body wrapped in a tarp, while hiking about 21 miles east of Bend, the Deschutes County Sheriff's office said. Jamie Hale,, "Body in tarp believed to be missing Bend woman," 27 May 2018 The challenge involved five two-hour bikini body workouts a week, eating healthy meals every two hours, the supplements, and body wraps. Michelle Mulligan, Redbook, "What Happened When I Tried the Best-Selling Weight-Loss Supplements on Amazon," 22 Dec. 2015 The spa area features five treatment rooms, with a full menu of options, including massages, facials, body wraps, manicures, pedicures and more. Susan Glaser,, "Downtown Cleveland's Marriott at Key Center gets a new owner, new look, restaurant and spa (photos)," 29 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of body wrap

1974, in the meaning defined above

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