Six Senses Spa Laamu appoints new spa director

Six Senses Spa Laamu in the Maldives has announced the appointment of Dr Varshney as spa director.

Dr Jitendra originally joined Six Senses Laamu as wellness practitioner and spa manager, in the summer of 2015.

His new role as spa director will entail overseeing daily spa operations, as well as the visiting practitioner and integrated wellness programmes.

Dr Jitendra, who has a postgraduate degree in ayurvedic medicine and is also a yoga and reiki master, takes a holistic approach to wellness.

Before joining Six Senses Laamu, he spent 11 years in India managing spas and wellness centres, including the award-winning Leo Juventa Centre for Integrated Medicine and Ananda in the Himalayas.

The beachside Six Senses Spa Laamu features four couples’ treatment rooms, four couples’ treatment pavilions and one for ayurveda treatments.

Treatments on the menu include a series of massages and facials, a selection of ayurveda treatments, aerial yoga, and a range of integrated wellness and yogic programmes – among other options. 

Marteyne van Well, general manager of Six Senses Laamu, said: “We are very happy to have Dr. J leading Six Senses Laamu Spa team.

“His commitment towards our core value of pioneering wellness along with his extensive experience and skills [means] he drives inspiration for our guests to lead a healthier lifestyle and at the same time offers them a unique spa experience”