Bi-annual event Spa Week returns from April 15-21, which means seven blissful days of discounted treatments offered at spas across the country for just $50. To celebrate, we've rounded up some of our favorite massages, facials, wraps and more in five cities.
The space may be no-frills, but this longtime 2nd Avenue spa delivers seriously strong massages that keep customers coming back.
We'd spend our fifty bucks on: the 60 minute award-winning Swedish massage
1095 2nd Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York; 212-593-9904
This Australian skin care company's Madison Avenue outpost is renowned for their facials and beauty products line.
We'd spend our fifty bucks on: the 50 minute signature revitalizing facial
477 Madison Avenue, New York; 212-752-1980
Like their sister spa in Paris, L'Institut Sothys New York offers a quintessential French spa experience
We'd spend our fifty bucks on: the 50 minute signature body massage
37 West 57th Street, New York; 212-688-9400
This spa and yoga studio with a pretty garden space is a local favorite thanks to a menu of organic facials, acupuncture and Reiki, plus the option for "vegan" ingredients. P.S. their Santa Monica branch is offering Spa Week discounts, too.
We'd spend our fifty bucks on: the 60 minute signature Thai massage
2910 Rowena Avenue, Silverlake; 323-644-0240
This Beverly Hills mainstay with a recently launched product line has loyal following that loves its "gourmet facials" utilizing edible ingredients like carrots, champagne and caviar, and chocolate
We'd spend our fifty bucks on: the 50-minute organic "Skin-a-peel" treatment, with steaming, deep cleansing, a neck, face and shoulder massage and your choice of peels like the "Pumpkin Divine", which uses pumpkin enzymes to revitalize skin.
301 North Canon Drive, Beverly Hills; 310-278-4733
This spa off Main Street in Santa Monica delivers seasonal spa treatments created with organic, harm-free products in a calming, eco-friendly setting (think bamboo floors and coconut shell walls).
We'd spend our fifty bucks on: the 50 minute "Enlightened Facial" with vitamin C peel, LED light therapy and organic mini-facial
2021 Main Street, Suite B, Santa Monica; 310-310-8880
This spa from the well-known beauty brand makes it easy to spend a whole afternoon indulging thanks to its home at Nordstrom department store.
We'd spend our fifty bucks on: a 50-minute ultimate anti-aging facial with choice of total eye lift or lip conturing treatment add-on
55 East Grand Avenue; 312-464-1515 (x1427)
Get a group of friends together and spend the day at this 10,000-square-foot destination spa in Itasca.
We'd spend our fifty bucks on: the 50-minute signature lavender body wrap
1401 Nordic Road, Itasca; 630-694-5903
This national chain's Windy City branch offers a full schedule of core fusion and yoga classes in a pretty studio space, plus spa treatments and a eucalyptus steam room
We'd spend our 50 bucks on: a pack of five classes
945 North State Street; 312-753-6500
This Highland Park spa offers unique twists on traditional treatments, like the "Moji-toe Pedicure", which comes with a freshly mixed cocktail.
We'd spend our fifty bucks on: a 50-minute signature massage with aromatherapy
4445 Travis Street, Suite 102, Dallas; 214-521-2112
The Northpark Center outpost of this beauty brand offers facials and full-body treatments. Bonus: the value of every treatment is redeemable in your choice of Fresh products.
We'd spend our fifty bucks on: the 60-minute "Prevent and Preserve" facial with Super 7 complex and seaberry moisturizing face oil
8687 North Central Expressway, Dallas; 214-691-1500
All signature services start with a foot soak at this award-winning local favorite in Inwood Village.
We'd spend our fifty bucks on: the 50-minute signature facial
5560 West Lovers Lane, Suite 250, Dallas; 214-352-4111
This upscale Palo Alto/Grant Avenue pair have been a favorite of Bay Area spa-goers for over 30 years.
We'd spend our fifty bucks on: the 60-minute pomegranate and Power-C facial
233 Grant Avenue, San Francisco; 415-433-7644 and 95 Town and Country Village Palo Alto; 650-327-6964
This Australian skin care company's Fillmore Street outpost is renowned for their facials and beauty products line.
We'd spend our fifty bucks on: the 50 minute signature brighterning facial
2136 Fillmore Street, San Francisco; 415-346-7881
Make it a day of relaxation, with an afternoon spent wine tasting around Napa followed by a treatment at this hotel spa, which includes a Zen garden and eucalyptus steam room.
We'd spend our fifty bucks on: the 50-minute signature Vintage massage
3425 Solano Avenue, Napa; 707-254-3330
Search for $50 treatments near you and book appointments on the Spa Week website.