Short on time but long on luxury, these express beauty services in Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale get you glowing in no time flat!
Love spending a long, relaxing day at the spa? Yeah, who doesn’t? Unfortunately, busy ladies aren’t always able to treat themselves to a full day of R&R. But, Valley spas and salons are offering express beauty services for a quick, midday treat that will leave you feeling refreshed. (These are especially great if you need a beauty pick-me-up between busy holiday shopping sessions!)
Start your morning with a jolt of java and a coffee-inspired treatment at VH Spa at Hotel Valley Ho in Scottsdale. From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., sip a cup of joe while indulging in a java-inspired service like the Coffeeberry Mini Facial. If its wine that soothes your soul, opt for Chardonnay-inspired treatments like the Chardonnay Aromatherapy-Focused Massage, available from 2 to 6 p.m. Services cost $35, are available on Tuesdays and are 30 minutes in length.
Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale offers a bevy of spa tapas for the busy gal. Select two 25-minute treatments ($99) of your choice including Swedish massage, smoothing body polish, herbal wrap, scalp massage and foot treatment.
Stop by the new Urban Wax in Phoenix for an in-and-out beauty treatment. The super chic salon prides itself on its high standards and offers quick waxing, tanning and tinting services. The best part? You’ll receive special pricing on your first visit and leave with a cute new pair of panties after every bikini wax.
Give your hair a makeover without going under the scissors at Primp and Blow in Scottsdale. In just 30 minutes, you’ll receive a fabulous blowout that will leave you ready for a night on the town. Blowouts are $35 and include your own iPad magazines to catch up on the latest beauty trends. More blow dry bars.
Park Avenue Blow Dry in Phoenix offers everything needed to create a new you in one quick visit. Pamper your skin with a 30-minute mini facial or prolong your summer glow with a quick spray tan. Each service is $35.
Don’t have time to treat yourself to a full customized facial? No problem at Fuschia in Gilbert, where 30 minutes gets you an Express Facial ($35) which includes a customized cleansing, steaming and an exfoliation or treatment mask.
Cuticles a mess but don’t have time for a full-blown manicure? Stop by Sundrops Nail Spot in Phoenix for a Mini Mani ($16) or Petite Pedi ($25). Each come with nail shaping, cuticle trim and polish change. For a longer lasting manicure, choose the Express Gel Manicure for $35.
For a complexion pick-me-up in 30 minutes or less, book a stop at Scosh Makeup & Skincare in Scottsdale. Choose from Champagne Firming, Cherry Pomegranate, Clear Skin Facial, Orange Dreamsicle, Papaya Enzyme or Tequila Facial with a Wine Kicker — each just $35 for 30 minutes.
Photo courtesy of VH Spa at Hotel Valley Ho.