This spa uses ancient techniques to make you feel like royalty! Shankara Spa at The Art of Living Retreat Center, located in Boone, NC, offers a wide array of Ayurvedic treatments, including their signature two-hour Royal treatment. One hour is dedicated to Abhyanga, a warm detoxifying full-body oil massage. Followed by an hour of Shirodhara, an Ayurvedic therapy that involves pouring warm oil over the forehead in a repeated pattern. (It'll easily put you into a deep sleep!) —Kim Rossi, Director of Shankara Ayurveda Spa Tag a queen who deserves this royal treatment!