Treatments and Massages

Our Biologique Recherche treatments are available in several versions, for the face and the body. Enjoy this relaxing break by discovering our detailed treatment menu before making an appointment with our beauticians.

High Tech Spa

Our unique mountain spa offers innovative and original treatments. Mostleds, Iyashi dome, Wellsystem



Among these exceptional treatments, VIVACE and HydraFacial are the most innovative on the market. 


Treat yourself to a moment of calm and escape in the sauna or hammam to relax and recharge your batteries. Take a seat in the Refuge's sauna, comfortably equipped, which offers a magical view of the mountains...

Biological Research

For 45 years, Biological Research Methodology has been based on a clinical approach to beauty care. It is based on customized care protocols according to the Instant Skin©.

Biological Research expertise

On reservation

The Refuge de la Traye Spa is now a partner of the prestigious Biologique Recherche brand, known for its clinical approach to personalized beauty care. Because you are unique and your skin's needs evolve over time, Biologique Recherche uses a methodology based on customized care protocols according to the Instant Skin©.

It takes place in three stages: analysis of the specific needs of the skin through an in-depth dermo-cosmetic diagnosis - preparation of the epidermis with a thorough cleansing, an enzymatic exfoliation, application of a Booster and a mask. - and finally, treatment of the epidermis with the application of products, highly concentrated in active ingredients, adapted to the Instant Skin© of each one for a real result from the first treatment. Enjoy an exceptional moment while appreciating the effectiveness on your skin.



- MC110 CARE 



- FACE CARE 90min

Combination of boosters and co-factors that allow

to target your specific needs:

- Biologique Féérie, instantly plumps up or

- Fatigue-relieving patches, immediate anti-fatigue effect

Biologique Research strives to understand the skin's messages in order to constantly adjust its skincare protocols to each Instant Skin©. They are always developed on the basis of a personalized dermo-cosmetic diagnosis. Whether for the face, body or scalp, all Biologique Recherche personalized skin care products are treated with the same rigor and the same methodology.


On reservation

The Refuge de La Traye offers you a new range of traditional treatments associated with innovative technologies. Discover one of the most innovative treatments on the market, "VIVACE", which is a medical-aesthetic device combining the action of microneedling and radiofrequency. It is an in-depth treatment that redensifies the skin, improves its elasticity, improves scars and acts on skin slackening. 

The effectiveness of this extraordinary treatment lies in the stumulation of natural collagen production. The radiofrequency energy is delivered through micro-needles that penetrate to precise depths. This totally painless process allows you to benefit from immediate results right after your treatment while returning to normal activities. 


It is without question, a high quality treatment allowing you to benefit from incomparable results in an exceptional spa which is a real unsuspected jewel!  

The beneficial effects of the treatments performed with the Vivace device include: 

-reduction of facial wrinkles

- reduction of neck wrinkles

- improvement of acne scars

- increase in collagen

- skin resurfacing effect

The expertise of our team allows us to advise you and adapt the treatments to your needs and skin problems. Our teams are trained and certified to use these exceptional machines, while ensuring you a moment of well-being and relaxation that can be extended in the spa area (hammam, sauna, tisainière). 

For more information, our team remains at your disposal to provide you with advice and additional information.     



Forehead and Periorbital

220 €  

Perioral, from the groove to the chin

220 €


220 €

The Oval from the cheekbone

195 €

Full face

295 €

Stretch marks

220 €

Acne scars

220 €


On reservation

This treatment is equipped with a nozzle that can propel vitamin complexes according to your wishes.

Composed of several steps, this technique first eliminates dead cells, then cleanses the pores by drawing out impurities. To accentuate the benefits of the HydraFacial, your Médispa expert can suggest combining it with Mostleds. This creates a virtuous combination that combines the benefits of light therapy with those of the HydraFacial. Your skin is deeply regenerated, it is plumped up and your complexion is luminous!


Reveals new skin with a gentle exfoliation and a pleasant resurfacing.


Removes impurities from pores with painless suction. Moisturizing and nourishing agents soothe the skin.


Floods the skin with antioxidants and peptides to reveal its full radiance.

We offer 3 new aesthetic treatments at high altitude: 


"Signature": radiance revelator, 30 minutes at €18O.

"Deluxe": custom-made treatment with booster and adapted to your needs, 45 minutes to 250 euros

"Platinium": lymphatic drainage, booster and light therapy made to measure, 1 hour at 320 euros

Discover our innovative care machines and from the latest technologies in medio-aesthetics, we suggest you combine them together to increase the benefits tenfold: 

1 "signature" hydrafacial session + 20-minute Mostled session. -- 205€ instead of 230€ (25€ per Mostled session instead of 50€)

1 "Deluxe" hydrafacial session + 20-minute Mostled session -- 275€ instead of 300€ (25€ per Mostled session instead of 50€)

1 "Platinium" hydrafacial session + 20-minute Mostled session -- 345€ instead of 370€ (25€ per Mostled session instead of 50€)


The light is cared for!

Phototherapy or LED light therapy offers a wide range of applications. Light heals, soothes, energizes: cell regeneration, pain relief, rheumatism, skin rejuvenation, orange peel reduction, relaxation... This LED bed is the only light generator in the world designed to offer the largest treatment area, thus increasing the repertoire of medical, aesthetic and wellness applications. This advanced technology offers a photobiomodulation device with unprecedented therapeutic effectiveness.

Iyashi Dome

The unique concept of the Iyashi Dome Sauna

Based on Japanese tradition, it allows you to slim down and purify your body while improving your health. Its technology based on long infrared rays helps your body to eliminate heavy metals and toxins by producing in one session the same amount of perspiration as a run of at least 20 Kilometers (600 Kilocalories). The Iyashi Dome allows you to avoid the negative effects of intensive sports practice. 

The Iyashi Dome is a real tool to take care of your body and your health:

- Slimming
- Reduction of the "orange peel" aspect
- Refining of the silhouette
- Anti-ageing effect on your skin
- Muscular relaxation
- Relaxation and purification of the organism
- Improvement of the individual's terrain


The targeted power of water

This system of massage on water provides an incomparable body well-being. This therapeutic treatment, complete or partial, thanks to the targeted force of the water, is carried out without undressing or showering. The heat generated activates the entire metabolism, the force of the water and the impact of the jets optimize joint, connective and circulatory movements.


Exclusive and certified Medical Device technology

The STENDO is a circulatory stimulation device, it is a real rehabilitation treatment and a new well-being ritual. This cardio-synchronized massage system is patented worldwide. Non-invasive, it spreads up to 1000 massaging pressures per minute, between each heartbeat.

Milk bath & hay bed

Discover all the benefits of a milk bath and a hay bed while admiring an exceptional view.

Milk Bath

Milk is known for its moisturizing properties that prevent the skin from drying out thanks to its beneficial actions. It stimulates cell renewal and reduces the natural browning of the skin.

At the end of the day, take advantage of this treatment to reduce your stress while taking care of yourself.

The Hay Bed or "Alpenbadl

A therapy also called phytobalneotherapy offers a unique experience that invites relaxation in an original way.

Immersed in fresh hay, this treatment combines the effects of a steam bath with the essential oils of hay, ideal for those with neck and back pain.

Breathing becomes softer and muscles relax thanks to the heat, while strengthening the immune system and eliminating toxins.

Herbal tea shop

a warm and intimate space 

Between two treatments, take advantage of this place of relaxation and well-being.

Intimate and warm, our herbal tea room will allow you to take a tasty break by tasting an herbal tea or a tea proposed to the card.

The serenity and tranquility of the place prolong the benefits of the treatments provided by our therapists.

Sauna & steam room

Take a seat in the Refuge's sauna, which is comfortably equipped and offers a magical view of the mountains. You will serenely enjoy this moment of relaxation while benefiting from the benefits of dry heat.


Next to the sauna, the hammam also invites you to relax and dream in a steam bath.

Verso was launched in 2013 as a helpful contribution to skin care, committing to providing essential products that effectively target the daily needs of the skin. With science as a starting point, Verso produces high-quality products with a low number of ingredients.

Developed on the basis of a personalized dermo-cosmetic diagnosis, following a Skin Instant© analysis, Biologique Recherche skin care products are adapted to your needs.

Your skin is alive, and it is made to adapt to your life. Since 1978, Esthederm has been bringing out the best in your skin, day after day, to make it more beautiful and preserve its youthful and healthy potential.

Swimming pool and jacuzzi

Our magnificent outdoor infinity pool welcomes you all year round. You have direct access to the pool from the rooms, facing you, the mountain pastures in bloom and the summits of the Alps. Deckchairs on the edge of the pool allow you to enjoy the sun to the fullest. Something to delight mountain lovers!

On the sauna and steam room side, you have access to the outdoor jacuzzi, a real moment of tranquility, let yourself be rocked by the relaxing bubbles...

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