Maintaining a youthful appearance shouldn't feel like a full-time job. At least, that's how the staff at Spa North Road feels. And to take the burden off their clients they use their wealth of technology to transform skin, tighten areas around the neck and eyes, battle cellulite, and even reduce the growth of unwanted hair. At the center of these treatments is a CareSys electroporation system and LHE Technology. The former works to restore skin by replenishing collagen and elastin, while the latter targets everything from acne to wrinkles with laser light. Yet Spa North Road isn't entirely focused on futuristic wellness care: when the staff encounters sore muscles or stress, they turn to tried and true techniques like massage or ice-cream binges.
Sit back in the chair and let one of the stylists at New Westminster's Urban Phoenix Wellness Spa work their magic.
Need a last-minute hair appointment? Don't fret! This salon has you covered.
After a day at Urban Phoenix Wellness Spa, you'll look so good that everyone will be asking you where you get your hair done.
Inside WonderPoint Wellness Centre’s eight treatment rooms—two with double beds—a team of licensed acupuncturists and massage therapists alleviate symptoms such as allergies and chronic pain with treatments that promote natural healing. The glow of himalayan crystal salt lamps purifies the air as a male or female massage therapist performs the tuina technique, a form of massage therapy that applies pressure to specific points on the body. Needles take the place of hands during acupuncture treatments, where acupressure points are stimulated to unblock energy paths. Literally meaning “to scrape away fever,” the practice of gua sha stimulates the immune system as a staff member scrapes lubricated skin with a piece of jade. Consultations allow practitioners to recommend the most beneficial treatments based on clients’ needs or penchants for wearing bubble wrap.
When Cecil B. Spa & Laser opened in 1979, it was a makeup studio—origins the team continues to honor to this day. Despite how much the salon has grown, mineral makeup lessons with Jane Iredale cosmetics remain one of the team's touchstones. During a typical session, makeup artists guide clients step by step through creating flattering custom looks that include natural lips or smoky eyes that require no matches.
Today the spa branches out far beyond makeup with a host of wellness and beauty treatments. The spa utilizes the Italian wax Comfort Zone, which promotes slower and finer hair growth. Massages, for example, range from classic Swedish kneads to Western Thai massage, a mix of pressure point work and stretching. Laser beauty services, meanwhile, include laser hair removal and a cocktail of laser treatments designed to nonsurgically produce the look of a facelift.
Bottles of PCA Skin and Dermalogica products are aplenty inside Aura Skin Care & Laser Services, where skilled estheticians provide clinical facials, as well as restore vibrancy in skin during microdermabrasion treatments and chemical peels. For those looking for an all-over change, Aura Skin Care also offers body-shaping services, such as non-invasive body cavitation treatments that eliminate fat in the body where even workouts can't reach.
Reviving far more than just hair, the staffers at Azzi Hair Studio blend art and technical skill to beautify bodies and boost confidence.
Hair stylists cut, dry, and blow-dry locks or create close-up-worthy 'dos, while nail technicians and makeup artists skillfully refresh tired fingers and faces. Facials, meanwhile help clients relax
nourishing and moisturizing skin, and massage therapists ease muscular tension with help from hot stones or aromatherapy. And, for visitors who want maintain their new style at home or boost their medicine cabinet's spirits, the shop also boasts shelves brimming with serums by Moroccanoil, American Crew, Redken, and TIGI, all available for purchase.