Laurels
Best Day Spas
in San Jose
2017

Why These Day Spas?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored day spas on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best day spas in San Jose, CA.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Ageless Beauty Day Spa

Ageless Beauty Day Spa, located in San Jose, offers facials, ashiatsu massage, acupressure, and head, neck, and shoulder massage to the greater Bay Area. Ashiatsu is a Japanese form of deep tissue barefoot massage in which the practitioner has the option of applying their full body weight to the client's back. Acupressure works with 368 points on the traditional Chinese meridian system. Applying pressure to these points manipulates both superficial and deep muscle layers and connective tissues. Ageless Beauty also offers various facials including an acne facial and a men's facial. Clients can book online.

San Jose, CA(408) 780-4772

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Aruna

Aruna in Mountain View, California is a full service day spa offering massage, facials, wraps, waxing, and soaks. It draws from Eastern philosophy to instill a state of peace, balance, tranquility, relaxation, and well-being. Lypossage, a type of body contouring involving lymphatic drainage and myofascial release, and pre-natal massage are among its specialties. A Dead Sea salt floatation pool promotes deep relaxation for the spirit while nourishing the body with abundant minerals. Guests can choose from green coffee, seaweed, and anti-aging tropical wraps. Aruna offers package deals and monthly promotions. Steam rooms and showers are complementary with any massage, facial, or body treatment.

Mountain View, CA(650) 949-1800

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La Choza Day Spa

La Choza Day Spa in San Jose offers facials, waxing, massages, scrubs, masks, manicures, and weight loss supplements. The owner Angelica McCoy and her daughter work together and cater to moms and teens. Angelica specializes in using aroma therapy with oils, candles, and home-grown organic herbs. Guests can choose from a variety of body scrubs including lavender, chocolate, and salt. Each treatment room has its own theme including a dual treatment room either for couples or mothers and daughters. Numerous spa packages are available including a bridal package and a gentlemen’s retreat. The weight loss program includes cleanses, nutrient packages, and instant meals. The homepage features various promotional packages and discounted services. All services are available in Spanish.

San Jose, CA(408) 448-0573

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Lotus Spa

Lotus Spa, located a few blocks from San Jose State University, offers body scrubs, facials, foot treatment, hot stone massage, and deep tissue massage. They encourage guests to bring their partners and get a couple’s massage. In addition to showers and a relaxation area, there are steam rooms and an aromatic sauna. They pride themselves on a clean and quiet atmosphere. Gift certificates are available, and there are affordable weekly specials.

San Jose, CA(408) 288-9997

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Nilou Day Spa

Nilou Day Spa, in Saratoga, provides a sanctuary from busy Silicon Valley where guests can choose from a wide range of services including facials, massage, body treatments, waxing, manicures and pedicures, and spa packages. There is also a set of services for teens including the growing pains relief massage which treats sore muscles from sports playing and growth spurts. Adult massage specialties include lymphatic drainage, foot reflexology, and prenatal massage. Nilou Day Spay offers several body wraps as well as sun-free tanning which is a gentle manual buffing of the entire body with a natural-looking sun-free tanning product. Various skin care product lines are for sale in the spa and via phone, and the estheticians will develop custom home care plans for guests. There is also a corporate program which offers discounts to employees of enrolled businesses. Enrollment is free and also guarantees the business discounts on gift certificates purchased in bulk. Nilou, the spa’s namesake, began painting as a child in Iran, and her work is on display at the spa.

Saratoga, CA(408) 725-2585

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Pure Bliss Day Spa

Pure Bliss Day Spa, in the heart of Almaden, San Jose, offers facials, chemical peels, electrolysis, waxing, massage therapy, and permanent makeup. The spa encourages a healthy and balanced lifestyle while endeavoring to enhance guests’ natural beauty. Their cosmetic services include Botox and Juvederm with Dr. Cheng. Facials are supplemented by microdermabrasions including a hyperpigmentation peel for severe sun damage, unwanted freckles, sagging, age spots, or melasma. Guests can opt for the ultimate bliss spa package which includes a signature vitamin C facial followed by a full body Swedish massage and a customized paraffin foot treatment. An optional lunch menu of appetizers and light refreshments is available. Satisfied guests compliment Pure Bliss Day Spa on their treatment of sports injuries.

San Jose, CA(408) 268-5300

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Sachs Day Spa

Sachs Day Spa in San Jose focuses on stress reduction and rejuvenation and provides information for follow-up home care. It offers a range of services including massage, facials, peels, make-up, waxing, and tinting. Guests can enjoy a 30-minute HydraFacial MD which treats specific skin issues such as lines, wrinkles, and dark spots. This facial cleanses, exfoliates, and extracts while hydrating the skin and providing antioxidants, hyaluronic acid, and peptides. Signature treatments are offered between facials to provide similar benefits in less time. Sachs Day Spa uses a custom line of paraben and sulfate free products appropriate for clients who are pregnant or have sensitive skin. Guests can purchase specialty products for unwanted skin pigmentation, aging, and acne as well as choose from a line of Hawaiian scrubs, soaps, and lotions.

San Jose, CA(408) 298-1375

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Secret Oasis Day Spa, Inc.

Secret Oasis Day Spa, Inc. is a luxury spa which has been serving the Evergreen, California area for over a decade. They specialize in combining science and art to bolster physical and emotional health. Spa owner Danielle Bechwati draws from her Mediterranean background and her spa training to merge artistic, classical, Eastern, and Western technologies to minister to her guests’ skin care needs. Guests enjoy calm music, soothing aromas, fresh fruit, and refreshments as they enter. They can choose from massage, face and skin care, hand and foot treatments, waxing, tinting, ear candling, and hot tub therapy. There is a selection of essential oils, salt, mud, minerals, and organic herbs to complement their treatments. This healing space is available for rent for baby showers as well as bridal, bachelorette, and princess parties.

San Jose, CA(408) 238-3216

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Serenity Day Spa

Serenity Day Spa, located in Atherton, California, has over two decades of experience providing custom skin care, hair removal, permanent makeup, and massage. It creates a relaxed, caring environment while using high-quality products. Guests can choose from a number of specialty skin treatments including masks, chemical peels, and microdermabrasion. Facials include a gentleman’s facial, a back or chest facial, and a teen facial. After a facial or body waxing, guests can opt for a depilar treatment which uses an enzyme-based formula to break down hair follicles. Serenity Day Spa also offers professional permanent make-up services. The leading esthetician has a master’s degree and twenty years of experience in the field. She has training in scar camouflage and aureola definition and performs corrective work on facelifts, breast augmentations, and mastectomies. Serenity Day Spa was formerly known as Face to Face with TLC. It is open seven days a week by appointment and offers monthly promotions.

Atherton, CA(650) 838-0111

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Slice of Heaven Day Spa

Slice of Heaven Day Spa in San Jose is a small, intimate, women-only spa providing one service to one guest at a time in a 100-year-old Mediterranean style cottage. Owner and massage therapist Carrie Griffin focuses on health, beauty, and relaxation. She aims to spoil each guest, helping them forget the outside world for a while. The spa offers facials, waxing, body scrubs, hand and foot treatments, and Swedish massage using heat therapy. Massage is only available within multi-item spa packages. The spa store carries a variety of skin care products as well as jewelry, sarongs, t-shirts, and slimming teas. Clients report enjoying the kind, welcoming attention Carrie gives them as well as the quality of the services. Gift certificates for various spa packages are available to order online.

San Jose, CA(408) 280-7546

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