The CHRISTUS Healthy Living Spa “ the first Murad Inclusive Health Center in Texas, opened its doors today to the public. Visitors were greeted with a ribbon cutting ceremony hosted by Howard Murad, M.D., Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at UCLA and founder of Murad, Inc. along with Benjamin Beckert, M.D, who will serve as the CHRISTUS Health Living Spa™s medical director.

CHRISTUS has partnered with Murad to create a center to promote overall health and help optimize the healing of hospital clinic patients. The innovative 3,400-square foot spa features treatments focused on supporting the needs of internal, external and emotional self care “ the three pillars of Dr. Murad™s Inclusive Health philosophy. Just as with all Murad Inclusive Health Centers, the CHRISTUS Healthy Living Spa sets a tone and standard where each treatment is catered to the individual in order to achieve optimal results.

At CHRISTUS, we strive to implement innovative approaches to caring for the whole person, said Mario Mudano, Administrator for CHRISTUS Hospital “ St. Elizabeth. We are so excited to offer Dr. Murad™s Inclusive Health program to our patients as another option to promote overall wellbeing.

The CHRISTUS Healthy Living Spa features five treatment and massage rooms, a sauna and a full staff, including lifestyle practitioner, skincare specialists, massage therapists and fitness experts. All Murad Signature Treatments feature professional spa products from Murad, designed to enhance appearance by improving skin health at the most fundamental level.

We are very pleased with the new CHRISTUS Healthy Living Spa, said Tracey Sameyah, President, Murad Inclusive Health Center. This is a great partnership that sets the standard for future Murad Inclusive Health Centers around the world. Built on the success of our flagship in Los Angeles, we know that CHRISTUS will flourish and become a destination for total wellness and overall health.

In addition to the full menu of services, ranging from massages, manicures, facials and hair removal treatments to noninvasive face lifts and spray-on tanning, visitors to the spa are able to purchase natural cosmetics made of 100 percent crushed minerals. The full Murad line of skin care products, as well as the Murad Inclusive Health Center brand of products, are also available for purchase.

The CHRISTUS Healthy Living Spa is located in a newly renovated space on the first level of the Outpatient Pavilion on the St. Elizabeth Campus at 755 N. 11th Street, Beaumont, TX 77702.

To learn more about the new spa at CHRISTUS or book an appointment call 409-899-7SPA (7772).

CHRISTUS Hospital “ St. Elizabeth, a 434-bed Catholic, not-for-profit health care facility in Beaumont, Texas, is the largest hospital between Houston and Baton Rouge. The hospital is the recognized regional leader in outpatient services, cardiology, oncology, neurology, pediatrics, general surgery, birthing, neonatal care, cardiac rehabilitation, imaging, and emergency services, and is designated as a Level III Trauma Center. CHRISTUS Hospital “ St. Elizabeth has set the standard for progressive health care in Southeast Texas, and is the largest hospital in the area to be recognized by the Magnet Program through the American Nurses Credentialing Center for providing the highest level of nursing care. The hospital continues to adapt and change to meet the needs of the community, following the values and mission of the founding Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word of Houston and San Antonio“to extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ.

Murad, Inc. was founded in 1989 by Howard Murad. M.D., one of the world™s foremost authorities on skin health and a pioneer of the clinical skincare movement. All Murad products are based in The Science of Cellular Water„, Dr. Murad™s unified theory of health and aging.

The Murad brand includes 88 consumer products and 45 professional products sold in 45 countries. Murad is the #1 selling clinical skincare brand at many locations including Sephora and Ulta. Known globally for high performance topical and internal skincare, Murad has grown by producing innovative products that meet the needs of its customers.