Have the stresses of work and life become too burdensome? Is it time for a little me-time to untangle the knots and wash away the stress? When you are looking for a oasis in the Crescent City, check out these spas that are not too far from our Springs Apartment community but will take you far enough away from your everyday cares.
Woodhouse Day Spa
4030 Canal Street
This Canal Street spa offers head to toe services to help your skin glow and maybe even let you get more shut eye. Maybe what you need is the seaweed facial that includes a hand, neck and shoulder massage using the Minkyti technique? Or try the Woodhouse Escape that starts with a body scrub and volcanic stone massage and ends with a reflexology session on your tired feet. Woodhouse even offers treatments designed to enhance your sleep.
214 Royal Street Mezzanine Level
Owned by two friends who went into business together, Spa Aria bills itself as a place that "transcends relaxation." Here you can get that experience with a Luminous C & Sea Mask where a unique combination of seaweed and vitamin C come together to help skin glow. Or go for the Full Monty package that includes over 3 hours of pampering and beautifying.
740 Gravier Street
If your daily stress comes from daily pain, then this spa may have the very thing you need. It offers a warm stone massage focused on addressing chronic pain. You also can get a firming sea mud wrap and exfoliating body scrub sure to help both your skin and soul glow. Short on time or money? Try one of the a la carte offerings like a relaxing scalp treatment, soothing foot treatment or refreshing pedicure.
614 Canal Street
Offering a full line of massages, body treatments, nail and makeup work, this spa is sure to have the perfect option to give you your personalized moment of Zen. Whether it is a Blended Fusion massage or a Deep Cleansing facial, this quiet sanctuary is sure to give you just what you need. If it has been an especially rough month, maybe you should go for one of their signature packages. The Relax package includes a collagen infused facial, followed by a relaxing massage and ending with a tingly peppermint masque on your feet.
So don't try to eat your way to serenity with a pint of Ben and Jerry's and a Netflix marathon. Treat yourself to real pampering and make a date with yourself at one of New Orleans’ special spas.