At Novessentia Medical SPA on Lago Maggiore, a one-hour drive from the ‘Golden Rectangle’ (Quadrilatero d’Oro) in Milan, there is a different pace of life. Dr. Carmen Salvatore, owner and medical director, adheres to the concept «beauty from within». This spa hotel offers programs of preventive medicine, detox, weight management, aesthetic medicine and works on high-tech antiaging cosmetics Longlifecure. Chef Emanuele Giorgione is responsible for balanced diet of guests. Scientific approach to healthy eating is not a hindrance for creating masterpieces of haute cuisine which are no less marvellous than the beauty of its surrounding landscape.