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No matter what’s driving you to Hatteras Island, it only makes sense to hit up some self-care services while you’re already in one of the most peaceful places on Earth! While this is true for any time you visit, Mother’s Day is also around the corner, and what better way to celebrate the moms in your life than with a self-care stay on the Outer Banks? Kind of a no brainer, right? Check out some of the top spots on the island that offer some top-notch pampering and treat yourself and your loved ones to some R&R that you won’t forget!


1. Island Acupuncture and Massage:

Opening their doors over 20 years ago, Island Acupuncture is the only healthcare practice on the Outer Banks that specializes in Traditional Chinese Medicine and Therapeutic Massage. Services they provide range from acupuncture, aricular acupuncture, electro acupuncture, dry needling, cupping, moxibustion, therapeutic massage, aromatherapy and more! State Licensed and nationally board-certified, they have offices in Rodanthe and Kill Devil Hills and boast a variety of guest testimonials to back them as well.

2. In Touch Massage and Wellness:

Located in Frisco, In Touch Massage and Wellness focuses on natural health and relaxation that enhances well-being. Their menu of provided services includes a variety of massages such as raindrop therapy, reiki, oriental fusion and hot stone, as well as an array of organic facials. Natural skincare lines are also sold here, and gift cards are provided if you want to surprise that special someone.

3. Salt Magnolia Salon & Boutique:

On the island’s south end, Salt Magnolia is a full-service salon located at the shops at Stowe on 12 in Hatteras Village. Offering hair and nail services, you can set up group appointments or just reserve some me-time with one of their highly reputable stylists. Added perk? They have a sweet boutique so you can shop while you wait.

4. Sit and Sip Picnic Company:

This sweet service specializes in designing bohemian style luxury picnics! Great for special occasions such as engagements, birthday parties, gender reveals, group trips and more, it’s a great way to spend time at the beach in ultimate style. Pour a little wine, have a little laugh, enjoy a few snacks, and you’ll leave the beach with a sense of renewal and a full Insta reel of memories that will last a lifetime!

5. Hatteras Island Charcuterie:

This convenient service creates and delivers fresh charcuterie boards using artisanal cheeses, cured meats, fresh herbs, nuts, jams, honeys, and seasonal fruits! Offering charcuterie cups, mini boxes, small, medium, and large boards, you can pick and choose what you need, or you can create a custom board. Paired with a bohemian picnic from Sit and Sip, or even a cocktail on your Midgett Realty vacation home’s sundeck, this service can elevate your time of relaxation on Hatteras Island with just the click of a button when you order using their online storefront.