Does your “me” time currently consist of locking yourself in the bathroom and praying your kiddos survive on the other side? Exhausted mamas, rejoice! If you are in desperate need of kid-free me time, look no further.
From a coffee body scrub that awakens all of your senses to an IV that literally delivers vitamins straight to your bloodstream, we’ve compiled a list of fun and unique spa services that’ll have you saying “ahhhh” in no time.
- Address: Essence, 6413 N Kinzua Ave, Chicago
- Cost: $165
Wake up your body with a targeted Arabica Coffee treatment that helps to improve circulation, reduce cellulite and firm and smooth out skin. This service begins with a full body dry brush, followed by a formulated body scrub and a 30-minute Swedish Massage to seal in the moisture from your body scrub.
- Address: Chocolate For Your Body Spa, 1743 S. Halsted Street, Chicago
- Cost: $100
Everybody knows that chocolate is good for your heart, and the estheticians at Chocolate For Your Body Spa have figured out that chocolate can also give skin a sweet antioxidant treat. This anti-aging facial powerfully hydrates and firms, and smells delicious!
- Address: Boss Hair Group, 842 N. Orleans Street, Chicago
- Cost: $75+
This relaxing treatment includes a nourishing massage with CBD products for the scalp, hair and neck. The scalp massage is the star of this service, as it nourishes beneath the surface to stimulate blood circulation.
- Address: Spa at the Four Seasons Hotel, 120 E. Delaware Place, Chicago
- Cost: $70-$120
We all need a little help to survive winters in Chicago. This next-level treatment, which comes with a glass of Barrel-Select Knob Creek Bourbon, provides intense hydration for your hands and feet. Enjoy a decadent combination of brown cane sugar and Kentucky bourbon to gently exfoliate before a massage and polish application.
- Address: Float Sixty, 303 W. Erie Street, Chicago
- Cost: $60 for first-time floats
Ease your mental anxiety and muscle tension by floating in a solution of pharmaceutical grade Epsom salt and water, allowing you to fully relax all of your muscles. Your body will experience complete buoyancy, floating in 10 inches of 90 degree water. Float Sixty offers float cabins, pods, or a sensory deprivation tank in a modern wellness studio environment.
- Address: Allyu, 600 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago
- Cost: $170
This aromatic treatment leaves your skin soft, firm and radiant. Experience the innate healing and nurturing properties of this aromatic, Ayurvedic-inspired body wrap which includes lymphatic stimulation to invigorate your immune system and promote circulation.
- Address: The Lash Lounge Chicago, 126 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago
- Cost: $89+
Sometimes, mascara just doesn’t cut it. A lash lift, also known as a perm for your lashes, provides an 8-week solution for maintaining curl. Lash experts will help you choose the best curl to compliment your eye shape and facial features.
- Address: King Spa & Sauna, 809 Civic Center Drive, Niles
- Cost: $40 (plus general admission fee)
A natural, centuries old Korean treatment for women, the V-Steam is an infused water vapor for your lady parts. The treatment with all-natural ingredients encourages female pelvic and uterine health by boosting blood circulation and increasing oxygen levels. Some women also swear that it naturally reduces menstrual pain.
- Address: De La Vie Day Spa, 3120 North Sheffield Avenue, Chicago
- Cost: $140
Oftentimes, when we are indulging in self-care, we tend to neglect the areas that need it the most. This clarifying facial exfoliates, detoxes, and relaxes tired muscles in the back, shoulders and elbows, leaving you feeling vibrant and healthy.
- Address: Freeze & Float Spa, 371 W. Ontario Street, Chicago
- Cost: $95-$220
IV Therapy is a method of delivering specific nutrients, minerals and essential fluids directly into the bloodstream, giving you the rapid relief you need. Benefits can include everything from emotional wellness and mental clarity to improved immune health and boosted energy. Choose from a variety of unique IV blends, each tailored to address a specific set of health goals. IVs are administered by registered nurses.
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