The world's first day-spa owner invited clients to "experience the healing powers of this here tar pit," which was bad news for their clientele but invaluable for modern-day archeologists. Preserve well-being without becoming permanently preserved with today's Groupon to Athena Salon Spa on Boylston Street. Choose between the following services:
- For $95, you get an one-hour Green Science facial (a $195 value).
- For $35, you get a rosemary mint manicure and pedicure (a $75 value).
Athena Salon Spa uses Aveda products in its quest to eradicate impurities from faces, hands, digits, elbows, and permanent records. The Green Science skin renewing facial is an hour-long indulgence that utilizes a unique plant-based solution to renew mature and dehydrated skin. While reducing fine lines and wrinkles, it soothes face-flesh, improving smoothness and tone with a relaxing lymphatic massage. The facial-phobic can opt instead for a luxurious rosemary mint mani-pedi. Reward hands sore from ripping apart phone books with this exfoliating treatment, which uses organic rosemary and peppermint oils and finishes the revivification of extremities with careful nail and cuticle training. For those feeling guilty about treating themselves, know that Athena Salon Spa follows Aveda's Ayurvedic philosophies, giving back to the community through fundraisers and eco-conscious practices.
- This spa offers great facials, massage and hair treatments. Friendly, attentive staff. Always a great experience. Highly recommend! – RaMustang, Citysearch
- I journeyed for the first time to this Salon...I was /very/ impressed. The staff is professional, courteous, intelligent, and helpful, not to mention beautiful! The interior is well-designed and organized. – Captainfidget h., Yelp
Athena Aveda Salon Spa
Athena Aveda Salon Spa maintains female forms with an arsenal of Aveda's natural skincare and haircare products, which are laden with predominantly organic herbs and essential oils and are at the core of every body-coddling treatment. Botanical extracts stimulate senses and nourish the skin when smoothed across it during spa services, such as massages or facials. Hair services, including deep-conditioning treatments and highlights, begin with complimentary anointments of blended plant oils that prep scalps and strands for impending attacks of style.