Domingos Folgado, a well-known wellness expert and personal trainer, will spend a second residency at the venerable Vakkaru Maldives resort from March 23 through April 18, 2023.

His visit would include Easter and Spring Break, allowing Vakkaru's devoted returning customers and new visitors to experience the extraordinary treatments and private training sessions for which Domingos is famous.

Domingos, a native of Portugal, received his education at the Instituto Medico Naturista de Lisbon. Domingos’ wide skill set has earned him a spectacular black book of high-end clients, including recognized celebrities. His list of accomplishments includes wellness consultant, therapist, acupuncture specialist, and certified personal trainer.

Fitness expert Domingos Folgado. (Photo/Fitness Express 25)

Domingos has more than 20 years of experience working in the health and fitness sector, and he has broadened his knowledge to include naturopathy, therapeutic massage, sports tactics, and KORE therapy. With his broad experience, he creates custom treatments that are catered to the preferences and unique demands of each client, a service that is highly respected by visitors.

In keeping with contemporary wellness trends and guest preferences, Domingos will debut a new holistic program at the resort during his residency that includes five treatments. These are the five featured treatments:

Wellness Massage

This massage will deeply cure the mind, body, and soul of clients by utilizing quality aromatherapy oils and age-old techniques from the soles of the feet to the top of the head.

Vakkaru Maldives (Photo/Vakkaru Maldives)

Muscle Release Massage

This customized treatment uses deep tissue techniques and warm aromatherapy oils to relax muscles, drain the lymphatic system, boost circulation, and boost vitality. A soothing music mix that calms the mind enhances the massage even more.

Himalayan Salt Stone Massage

This therapy, which consists of a therapeutic massage with salt stones, is intended to reduce stress and promote relaxation. This, in turn, lowers anxiety and promotes deeper, more restorative sleep.

Vakkaru Maldives.

Mind Body Massage

A dynamic massage therapy that addresses a variety of symptoms by using cranial balance, trigger point therapy, breathwork, vagus nerve stimulation, and transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS). Visitors can treat a variety of conditions with this therapy, including frozen shoulder, sciatic pain, neck discomfort, and facial paralysis.

European Swedish Massage

This treatment is appropriate for easing aches and pains or even for a wonderful time relaxing. It was created to revitalize the body and encourage greater overall health. The treatment puts clients in a deep state of regeneration by using methods including rolling, kneading, vibrating, tapping, and percussion.


Vakkaru Maldives (Photo/Vakkaru Maldives)

Together with these five treatments, Domingos will also provide other of his well-known hallmark services, such as the renowned Amno Fu and Gua Sha Facial. During his residence, visitors can also consult him for personal training sessions for posture analysis, muscular toning, core fitness, weight loss, and developing strength. The resort is offering guests a 20% discount on their reservations if they pre-book any treatment or personal training program before 15 March 2023 in honour of Domingo's return to Vakkaru Maldives.