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For the Face


Shankara Ayurvedic Facial

Western science and ancient Ayurvedic wisdom unite to create a unique treatment that nourishes and refreshes the skin and brings harmony to your dosha. The plants, herbs, and essential oils used enhance your innate beauty and strengthen your spirit from the inside out. 60 minutes $110

Shankara Ultimate Bliss

The ultimate treat, starting with the Shankara Ayurvedic Facial, continuing with a soothing and balancing foot treatment, and closing with shirodhara—a warm-oil stream poured on the forehead that quiets the mind and balances your entire being. 120 minutes $195

Dr. Hauschka Classic Facial

This treatment leaves you feeling serene, centered, and positively radiant. A certified Dr. Hauschka esthetician applies rhythmic touch, lymph stimulation, aromatherapy, and gentle exfoliation, all with the help of Dr. Hauschka’s pure botanical skincare line. 60 minutes $110; 120 minutes $185


Healing Arts are available by appointment only.


To schedule Healing Arts services:

While at Kripalu Center, you may schedule a service at the Healing Arts Scheduling Desk, located on the first floor. The desk is open from 8:00am–7:30pm Monday thru Thursday and Saturday. Fridays, hours are 8:00am–9:30pm. Upon availability, appointments are bookable Monday thru Friday 11:00am–9:00pm; Saturday and Sunday 9:00am–9:00pm. Kripalu one-on-one consultants are available Monday thru Saturday 9:00am–6:00pm.

We recommend that you schedule your Healing Arts services at least one to two weeks in advance of your stay to ensure availability. To book appointments from outside of Kripalu, please call 888.738.1822, seven days a week 9:00am–5:00pm (EST).

Gratuities are not included in the price of your service and are greatly appreciated by our dedicated therapists.

Cancellation Policy You may cancel or change your appointment time up to 24 hours in advance of your treatment. For changes or cancellations less than 24 hours in advance, you will be charged a 50% forfeiture fee. If you fail to show up for your treatment, the full charge will apply. Please note Treatment time is not extended for late arrivals; this includes late arrivals due to program presenters running over their scheduled time.



The Healing Arts Department at Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health supports health and healing through massage, skin- and body-care, Ayurvedic treatments, lifestyle consultations, and more. Appointments are available for guests taking a program at Kripalu as well as for visitors (who may want to consider a Kripalu Day Pass).