SPA MONTAGE REVIVES FEET & SPIRITS WITH‘TRULY SOLEFUL’ THERAPY Hot & Cold Herbal Foot Baths Followed By Foot Massage Offer Artful Antidote to Jet Lag, Tired Feet or Stiletto-Induced AchesLAGUNA BEACH, CALIF. – (April 14, 2008) – For those with tired, achy feet due to arthritis, poor circulation, long flights or standing for long periods of time, especially in very high heels, Spa Montage has a solution. The oceanfront resort’s 60-minute Truly Soleful experience utilizes contrasting hot and cold foot baths with indigenous herbs and a holistic foot massage to provide relief.WHAT: Combining hot and cold water therapy with foot massage, Truly Soleful helps enhance circulation, maximizes flexibility and instills an overall sense of wellbeing. WHY: Having truly happy feet is one of life’s real luxuries.HOW: Experience foot relief and revive spirits with Truly Soleful from Spa Montage:Steeped in the ancient tradition of water curists, hydrotherapy is celebrated for its ability to sooth aching joints and relax sore muscles Take a comfortable seat in a private treatment room as your therapist prepares two foot baths in copper vessels, adding; Dead Sea salts, rich in minerals, to help detoxify skin and muscles, eliminate stiffness, reduce inflammation and improve circulation (both hot and cold baths) Mustard seeds, indigenous to the Laguna Beach bluffs, to open the pores on your skin and eliminate impurities to help relieve stress, reduce joint pain and boost the immune system (hot bath) Eucalyptus, a powerful decongestant and anti-inflammatory, to stimulate blood flow and ease aches and pains (cold bath) Rosemary, grown locally, a noted antiseptic and diuretic, to reduce fluid retention, enhance circulation and add warmth to tense, stiff or aching joints, and to stimulate the mind with its invigorating aroma (cold bath) Rose petals, to stimulate and hydrate the skin, and add a pleasing esthetic (cold bath) Hot water for the hot bath, ice and cold water for the cold bath Relax as your feet are placed first in the hot bath, then immersed in the cold bath, and back again, alternating for approximately 30 minutes; your therapist will gradually adjust the timing so that your feet eventually remain in the cold plunge for the same amount of time as they do in the hot bath If you wish, sip an organic tisana from a selection that includes tisanas to enhance toning, drainage or equilibrium and snack on anti-oxidant trail mix created in-house by Executive Pastry Chef Richard Ruskell as your feet are immersed You are then gently led to the adjacent massage table for the 30-minute custom foot massage When planning more than one treatment, Truly Soleful is recommended as the initial treatment or at the outset of a personal Surrender program: in your relaxed state, you will derive more benefits from subsequent treatments and your therapist will know just what else to recommend to address your personal needs and wantsPriced at $220 for one 60-minute session WHERE: Montage Laguna Beach, 30801 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651, 866-271-6953AVAILABLE FOR INTERVIEWS: Spa Director Julie Raistrick is available to speak about developing holistic treatments that help guests achieve optimal personal wellness. About Montage Laguna BeachMontage Laguna Beach, set on a coastal bluff overlooking the Pacific in the heart of the vibrant arts community of Laguna Beach, offers 30 acres of oceanfront luxury. The 250-room craftsman-style resort features beachfront accommodations; a 20,000-square-foot spa; destination dining at Studio; a wealth of outdoor recreation, including three pools, beach and water sports; a fine art collection; and more than 20,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting space. For information and reservations, please contact Montage Laguna Beach toll-free, at 1-888-715-6700; or visit the Web site atÂ www.montagelagunabeach.com.