After a long work week, there’s often nothing more relaxing than an afternoon away at the spa. Luckily, Louisianan’s have a vast array of day spas to choose from, each with their own unique packages, specialties, and services. Below, we’ve compiled 8 of the best spas in the state for your convenience. Let the pleasure commence!
The Woodhouse Day Spa has three locations in Louisiana, including one in Baton Rouge, one in New Orleans, and one in Slidell. Each location offers full service, luxury options. From their website: “Your journey begins in a peaceful and relaxing environment… you will immerse your body, mind and spirit in all aspects of health and wellness.” Patrons can choose from over 70 spa treatments, including skin care, waxings, sleep treatments, massage therapy, body, foot, and hand treatments. Check their website for a comprehensive list of services and specials.
St. Michel Day Spa offers massage therapy, body treatments, facials, waving, microdermabrasion, hot stone massages, and other services. Each treatment is designed specifically for the individual, with slight changes based on the client’s preferences. Since opening in the early 2000s, St. Michel has been recognized with seven industry awards, including the Ascension Chapter Business Person of the Year. St. Michel is involved in regular community events, including the St. Elizabeth Health Day Fair, Golf Ascension Tournament, and Household of Faith Church pamper Night.
My Spa My Way in Shreveport, Louisiana, is happy to offer massages, facials, manicures, and pedicures, but the different types of massages are what stand out the most. Choose from a hot stone massage, Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, prenatal massage, or express massage. Don’t overlook the salon if you’re in need of a haircut, manicure, or waxing. There’s a different daily special for every day of the week, including “Friendly Friday,” which gives customers 25 percent off all retail and boutique items.
Paris Parker has been named one of Elle Magazine’s “Top 100 Salons in America” for several years. Paris Parker has also been recognized by Sophisticated Woman, Gambit Weekly, Salon Today Magazine, and 225 Magazine for its excellence. Salon locations include New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Hammond, and Mandeville. Each spa guest experiences an “Aveda Ritual,” which includes Aroma Sensory Journey, Makeup Finishing Touch, Stress-Relieving Hand Treatment, Stress-Relieving Scalp Treatment, and the Aveda Tea Ritual. You know you’re getting quality whenever you visit Paris Parker.
Voted “Best of the Delta” by Delta Style Magazine from 2013-2016, Spa Nouvelle offers facials, skin treatments, massages, package retreats, foot spa detox, lash tint, brow tints, waxing, airbrush tanning, and more. The package retreats really make Spa Nouvelle stand out. Book a Spa Day Escape and experience 3.5 hours of rejuvenation bliss. Spa Nouvelle tailors your experience to your needs and includes lunch, a luxury massage, and facial. You can even set up a spa party for larger events.
Scarborough’s Salon and Day Spa has been in business since 1992 and offers a 100 percent unconditional satisfaction guarantee. Spa services include facial refreshers, skin perfecting, relaxation massages (in either 50 or 80-minute increments), hot stone massages, couple’s relaxation massages, reflexology, tension relief, or maternity massages. Treat yourself to a total body scrub or full body wrap. If you’re feeling decadent, consider the chocolate mousse body treatment. That’s just the tip of the iceberg. Check their website for a full list of all of their services.
Spa Almaz is a lady’s day spa offering facials, manicures, and massages. Consider taking part in their massage therapy, getting a facial, a manicure or pedicure, make-up design, body treatments, or paraffin treatments. Various packages are available, including the luxury spa collection and special occasion collections. Check their website for more information regarding each of their specials, rates, and to book an appointment.
Enjoy the gorgeous view of the Mississippi river while the Riverfront Royale Salon and Med Spa employees pamper you. The spa is focused on relaxation, energy, and healing. They accomplish this through massage services, scrubs and full body wraps, and facials and specialty treatments. In addition, try the Reiki Spiritually Guided Life Force Energy, a Japanese technique for stress reduction, relaxation and healing. The salon provides haircut and styling, chemical services, extensions, waxing, and nail treatment.