Hotel spa goes hip. Full-service spa also includes nail stations, expansive boutique with Bliss products. Sauna, steam showers. W Los Angeles—West Beverly Hills, 930 Hilgard Ave., Westwood, 310.443.8228; W Hollywood, 6250 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, 323.798.1386.
Heavenly modern retreat with Robert Vetica Salon at the SLS Hotel at Beverly Hills offers luxurious face, body, nail and hair treatments. Access to fitness center and Altitude pool deck. Herbal steam room, showers.
465 S. La Cienega Blvd., L.A., 310.246.5560.
The SoCal-based skin-care company’s flagship store/skin center is not a full-service spa, but does offer a broad menu of “touch therapies,” targeted mini-treatments and customized facials (including the BioActive chemical peel and new IonActive Power Treatment), all of which feature the brand’s active-ingredient-packed products. 1022 Montana Ave., Santa Monica, 310.260.8682.
Specialty studio offers a signature facial featuring an anti-aging formulation whose penetration is aided by the application of galvanic current. 8701 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood, 310.855.1150.
Hotel Bel-Air Spa by La Prairie
The skin-care products of the Swiss luxury brand La Prairie are spotlighted at the Hotel Bel-Air. Steam rooms, showers, relaxation room. 701 Stone Canyon Road, L.A., 310.909.1681.
Skin health experts Hollywood’s favorite facials (try the DermalQuench Oxygen Treatment) are offered in a feminine salon on super-exclusive Melrose Place. 8428 Melrose Place, West Hollywood, 323.655.7546.
Ole Henriksen Face/Body Spa
Full-service spa to the stars specializes in face and body care and also offers nail services. Co-ed steam room. Sunset Plaza, 8622 Sunset Blvd., L.A., 310.854.7700.
Spa at Beverly Wilshire
The spa’s aromatherapy crystal steam room is as delightful to look at as it is to experience. The Nail Bar offers shellac manicures and pedicures while Pretty Woman plays on loop. 9500 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, 310.385.7023.
The last word in luxury spas, with deluxe services including caviar facials and facilities that include dry redwood saunas, steam rooms, whirlpools, showers and a co-ed mineral pool. Also on-site are Kim Vo Salon, Gornik & Drucker barbershop and fitness facilities. 225 N. Cañon Drive, Beverly Hills, 310.860.7840.
Tikkun Holistic Spa
Tucked underground in Santa Monica is this traditional Korean spa with contemporary style. Clay room, salt room, ice room, plus sauna, whirlpool, showers. 1460 4th St., Santa Monica, 310.319.1111.