Blow by Blow
67 Oak Street
There are few more luxurious indulgences than getting a blowout. And this new salon makes it affordable: a shampoo, blowout and style cost $35. Stylists are also available to perform fancier coifs and updos, and the well-priced basic blow-dry packages—a 12-pack for $360—mean this will be an easy habit to develop.
100 East Walton Street
This specialized skincare spa has been quietly serving those in the know with laser therapy, microdermabrasion and oxygen infusions. Now the spa’s newly released BioPerfect Antioxidant 3+, a potent serum promising to reduce wrinkles and stimulate collagen, lets clients take a little piece of the luxury home with them.
The Spa at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago
160 E Pearson Street
Expert nurturers at The Spa at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago are properly equipped to give guests the most luxurious treatments, from stone-therapy massages to bamboo and black-sesame body scrubs. This luxurious refuge welcomes teens and children as well with an enticing chocolate manicure or pedicure, so feel free to make it a family affair.
The Spa at the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago
120 E. Delaware Place
Step into a tranquil escape from city life at The Spa at the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago. This retreat offers soundproofed private spa treatment rooms, a mani/pedi suite, a wet treatment room and more. While you’re there, don’t forget to check out the 50-foot indoor swimming pool adorned with a domed glass ceiling and Roman-style columns.
Elysian Spa at The Waldorf Astoria
11 East Walton Street
Spanning over 14,000 square feet, the Elysian Spa & Health Club at the Waldorf Astoria features an expansive menu of personalized services and treatments meant to cater to guests’ every need. But that’s not all. This beautiful, Greek-inspired oasis includes a fitness facility equipped with Pilates and Gyrotronics studios, as well as a nail spa and barber suite.
The Spa at the Trump Hotel
401 North Wabash Avenue
Exclusive to Chicago, guests can experience Ultimate Urban treatments, which include body masks, facials and various massages meant to purify, detoxify and replenish your skin. Try their 90-minute gemstone massage: a rubdown using diamonds, emeralds, rubies and sapphires.