The holidays are here and let's face it: all the eating, drinking, and partying can seem overwhelming. Cut down the stress of entertaining this season and treat yourself at one of these six Philadelphia spas and salons.
Hydrate your skin and have your nails looking fabulous all at once with this manicure and pedicure package at Lacquer Lounge. The only decision you need to make is picking out your nail color; then, treat your hands and feet to a coconut milk bath soak and exfoliating sugar rub for the ultimate luxe manicure and pedicure. Manicure is $30; pedicure is $65. Multiple locations
A facial at Rescue Spa is much more than your average procedure. They don't only focus on your face, but they also tend to your neck, décolleté, and hands during their signature classic rescue facial. After assessing your skin, experts will create the perfect treatment based on your personal needs. Expect a deep cleanse with the option to extract, exfoliation, and a lifting massage, plus masks and serums chosen to suit your skin type. Facial is $110. 1601 Walnut St., 215-772-2766
Be sure to carve out an hour to spend at Old City's opulent Spa Terme Di Aroma for their signature full-body massage, which combines aromatherapy and Swedish massage techniques for an incredibly relaxing experience. Each session is customized with essential oils that are specifically blended to meet your needs. 60 minutes for $80; 90 minutes for $115. 32 N. Third St., 215-829-9769
Inside one of Philadelphia's most recognizable buildings is Bellevue Salon and Spa, where a glamorous session of pampering awaits. Here, you can opt for haircuts, facials, or go for one of their signature body wraps. We suggest their specialty body wrap that comes with your choice of earth or sea mud that will hydrate and firm your skin, while soothing your muscles. 50 minutes for $150. 200 S. Broad St., 267-514-8000
When you're in need of a full-body treatment, head straight to Le Reve for their salt scrub option, which is essentially a facial for your entire body. The scrub is perfect for energizing your skin; the mineral-rich sea salt will nourish and promoting healing in problem areas, all while reducing dryness. You'll leave feeling rejuvenated and with a radiant glow. The 60 minutes for $100. 255 S. 17th St., 215-563-8888
Save your hair from harsh chemicals typically used in straightening techniques by choosing to go for a Brazilian blowout at this Main Line salon. Instead of opening and closing the hair follicles with damaging ingredients, this treatment incorporates a gentler formula that will still leave you with beautiful, straight, and healthy hair. Blowout is $350. 6 Greenfield Ave., Ardmore, 610-642-5200