Best Spas in Los Angeles

It’s quite possible that no one knows pampering better then the residents of Los Angeles so it just figures that some of the best spas are located in the Los Angeles area.

Verabella Skin Therapy

Vera Kantor is a skin care expert favored by some of the Hollywood elite. At Verabella Skin Therapy you get access to her unique blend of science and instinct in treatments that are effective, nurturing and timeless. Directed by her daughter, Victoria Bondar, Verabella has a reputation for giving facial treatments that can change your skin for life. Not your traditional spa but a true delight for someone looking for a skin or facial treatment.

Willow Spa

Willow Spa infuses a tropical Asian feel into its wellness spa and gives guests personalized treatments unlike anything else in the area. Not one stone is left unturned when it comes to the atmosphere which in itself can seem to improve your perspective. Spa services at Willow Spa includes massage, skin care, enzyme baths, an athlete’s spa menu, spa packages, body treatments, Zen express and with every treatment that is 60 minutes or longer you get a tea drink in the garden and a complimentary foot massage.

Skin Haven

Skin Haven works the best of both worlds into its philosophy, the spa is both relaxing and inviting but also therapeutic and effective. Don’t take the name too literally, Skin Haven provides more than just skin treatments, massage and bodywork are available as are nail services, electrolysis, and health and wellness treatments.

Massage Therapy Center Day Spa

Massage Therapy Center Day Spa is very popular with the locals and has been voted best day spa in Los Angeles, best facials in L.A., and top two best massages by Citysearch. The Center takes pride in its performance which is evidenced by the shear number of happy, satisfied clients that keep coming back. This is really one of those situations where you cant judge the book by the cover, the second story shopping center location may not scream world class spa treatments but once you’ve tried the Center you’ll realize that their treatments are truly world class.

Hot Rock Treatment

Hot Rock Treatment

DuBunne Day Spa and Massage Centre

DuBunne Day Spa and Massage Centre sets the mood with a huge oasis type atmosphere and a complete menu of services that include basically everything you can imagine. One of the best parts about DuBunne is they have designated areas for couple services including private baths for two, side by side massages in a private outdoor pavilion and champagne. There is also an area for spa patio parties for bridal showers, birthday parties or any other celebration. They are also very sensitive to men’s needs and have a Just for Men package that includes a relaxing time in a lounger in front of a fireplace with a plasma TV and a beer.

Belle Visage Day Spa

Belle Visage Day Spa believes in bringing total quality to everything it does, whether you’re looking for a facial treatment, massage therapy, or manicure or pedicure. At Belle Visage the idea is to take your treatment beyond the day and learn a new, healthier way to care for yourself so you can take that feeling into the rest of your life.

The Peninsula Spa

Located on the rooftop of The Peninsula Beverly Hills, The Peninsula Spa is a Conde Nast Traveler favorite and received accolades as the number one spa for service and number two for treatments for urban spas in the United States. A massage at The Peninsula Spa is a mix of eastern and western approaches and a couple’s room is available for romantic adventures. Space is limited to seven fully equipped treatment rooms with electronic massage beds and a slew of pampering amenities so make sure to book your appointment in advance. While you’re waiting for a treatment take advantage of the serenity lounge or a poolside Jacuzzi or steam room session.

Aris Institute

The Aris Institute takes a different approach to well being and beauty by adopting a Swiss system of treatments that focus on harmony and energy balance within the body and mind. It’s an inside out approach that appeals to many of their clients. Aris tends to focus on the facial region offering such treatments as facial care, eyelash extension and waxing services, but they also have a whole slate of body related treatments such as regular and deep tissue massage, Himalayan salt full body scrubs, whole body energy brushing and corporal aesthetics & cellulite treatments. A complete work up from head to toe with a focus on the inside.

Aspect Beauty

Aspect Beauty offers a full slate of treatments for its clients including med spa, hair styling, spa treatments, massage and products for home use. For those interested in the more serious med spa treatments there are medically supervised weight loss programs, laser hair removal, IPL photofacials, gentle waves LED Photomodulation, Botox, Juvederm Ultra, and spider vein treatments. Traditional salon treatments include hair, skin, waxing, threading, make up and massage. And if you’re interested in bringing some products home they’re more than stocked with everything you cold want.

Pomp Salon

Pomp Salon seeks to create a holistic and nurturing environment that is beneficial for the clients and the staff so a bond of trust and commitment is created. One of the best parts of Pomp is their skin treatment options. You can select a treatment that is specifically designed for your skin care needs so you get the best facial customized to your face. There are also services geared specifically towards male clientele, something not as easy to find as you would think.

The Raven

The Raven is a traditional Thai massage, bodywork and healing center. The focus here is massage and there are a number of ways to order up your massage, traditional Thai massage, hot stone massage, custom therapeutic massage, pregnancy massage, shiatsu/deep tissue massage, sensory repatterning, and Reiki combination. There are also a series of treatments referred to Aphrodite’s delights which include the extremity remedy, the facelift, the combo, and the very intriguing rock star. If you’re interested, the rock star is a 2 hour and 15 minute treatment for $185 which includes the combo (the facelift and extremity remedy) to start and a one hour traditional Thai massage to finish. What could be better than that?