Yon-Ka Paris, Dermalogica, and Jan Marini skincare products pack ingredients such as vanilla, olive oil, and citrus. With helpful tools such as these, the massage therapists and aestheticians at The Village Spa pamper the body from forehead to toes. Their facials for teen, mature, and manly complexions incorporate a customized cleansing and a complimentary lip and eyebrow wax, if desired. Body-waxing services, alternatively, whisk unwanted hair from underarms, legs, and bikini zones?government-designated property in which only bureaucrats in bikinis are allowed. The team can also lavish guests with body-polish treatments that combine body brushing and salt scrubs to exfoliate the entire birthday suit.
Dr. Kun Xiang relies on the successes of Chinese medicine to help clients find relief from new and chronic pain, allergies, and sleep disorders. Tiny acupuncture needles target specific areas of the body, and custom blends of herbs focus on rebalancing the entire body?s workings. Dr. Xiang also treats patients with Tui Na massage, which encompasses hand techniques and rhythmic compressions to open the body?s energy channels.
Walking into iBody Wrap Spa isn't so different from entering an amethyst. Located in the Los Gatos Lodge Hotel, the cash-only spa's purple walls ensconce purple-blanketed treatment beds, separated by sheer purple curtains. In this monochromatic and tranquil setting, the team soothes physiques with luxurious reflexology massages that relax, revive, and rejuvenate.
Liz has been a licensed aesthetician for six years and a licensed massage therapist for two. In that time she's covered the spectrum of skincare, working as an acne specialist as well as gaining certificates in both face and body treatments. Her experiences come to a head at Beauty and Bliss, where she tends to skin and spirits with a full slate of spa services. Her facials include medleys of serums, steam, and moisturizers to combat signs of aging, such as wrinkles and dinosaur scratches, and she puts her massage expertise to use with full-body Swedish, deep-tissue, and prenatal services.
Orchid Beauty & Spa is located on a deserted island?or so it would seem. Panoramic wall prints display turquoise water and pristine beaches as white as granulated sugar. Clients are led past mani-pedi stations and Romanesque white columns to private rooms. There, highly trained aestheticians administer soothing facials and full-body waxes and ease tension with hot-stone and deep-tissue bodywork. The spa also offers an array of Lamprobe and microdermabrasion treatments to stave off acne and pesky spider veins.
The staff at Natural Spa works toward one goal: offer top-notch skincare and massage services in an environmentally sustainable facility. Wielding nontoxic potions and the wisdom of experience, aestheticians tone complexions with a variety of treatments. Facials incorporate vitamin C, collagen-firming masks, and ultrasonic hyaluronic booster serum that fights signs of aging. Massage therapists further pampering with reflexology, aromatherapy, and hot stones. Whatever service clients opt for, they're treated to earth-friendly techniques and a soothing atmosphere.