Unwind and Relax at Our Favorite Desert Spas
Written By: Katherine Sanchez Palm Springs Facials
Ditch your laptops, stress balls and everything work-related—it’s time for a spa day! We’ve searched high and low for the most decadent spa venues in Palm Springs with one goal in mind: come face-to-face with the most relaxing (and effective) spa facials. Read on to discover some of the hottest facials this side of the Pacific.
Ever wanted to treat yourself to a luxurious facial, but didn’t know where to go? No worries! We found seven of the best spas in town to get an ultra-pampering facial. So, clear your schedule and head to these relaxing spots to enjoy a much-deserved spa day!
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It’s no surprise that The Well Spa at Miramonte Indian Wells Resort & Spa, focuses on wellness, and the resort’s Director of Marketing, Cindy Kratochvil says they have a citrus and herb garden on property that supplies their kitchen. The renovated layout includes eucalyptus-infused steam rooms, indoor and outdoor treatment rooms and a water therapy river bench that you’ll never want to leave.
Native Knowledge: Vitamin C is all you need to have your skin feeling young and fresh again; the Vitamin C Facial will be sure to take your skin back to those early days.
Miramonte Indian Wells Resort & Spa
45000 Indian Wells Ln
Indian Wells, CA 92210
Within the comfort of the Riviera Palm Springs, Azure Spa knows how to keep it simple and classy. Riviera Marketing Director, Denise Harnett, ensures that they want their facials to always emphasize a focus on botanicals, specialty needs and an increase of oxygen.
Native Knowledge: When you’re in a rush but still want to squeeze in a facial, the Express Facial is a quick, 25-minute session that targets fine lines, aged skin cells, and brightens and tones the skin!
Riviera Palm Springs
1600 N Indian Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262
Having good skin and knowing exactly where your products are coming from is an important factor that the spa at Omni Rancho Las Palmas strives for. Lisa Luna, marketing director, comments that they “tailor their facials to particular skin issues and use local ingredients, such as dates and cactus.”
Native Knowledge: The Éminence Organic Facial is filled with antioxidants, nutrients and vitamins that are three essentials your skin needs to keep itself healthy and hydrated.
Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa
41000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
“Rejuvenate and Recharge” is the motto at Spa La Quinta and they promise to showcase only the best technology and products to guests. They offer everything from Hawaiian-inspired massages to customized facials to wellness rituals!
Native Knowledge: The Alpha Beta Peel Treatment promises to remove fine lines, hyperpigmentation and improve skin texture, but with a twist; this facial includes alpha and beta hydroxy acids to get the best results!
La Quinta Resort & Club
49-499 Eisenhower Dr
La Quinta, CA 92253
Tucked away between breathtaking mountain and palm tree views is the Agua Serena Spa. This spa is destined to give guests a peaceful and memorable experience. Come on over, clear your mind and enjoy what will be the best day, ever!
Native Knowledge: UV rays can harm the skin in serious ways, but the Sun and Pigment Facial will repair your damaged complexion and lighten up dark areas.
Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa
44600 Indian Wells Ln
Indian Wells, CA 92210
In Greek mythology, the sunstone was said to provide positive and healing energy to those near it; a unique quality that only the Sunstone Spa can provide. Named one of the top 100 spas by Spas of America, Sunstone Spa stays true to its name and leaves guests feeling renewed.
Native Knowledge: Why go for just a facial when you can get two services in one? The Sunstone Signature Body Scrub and Facial combines both a full body treatment and a deep cleansing facial that gives you more bang for your buck!
Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa
32-250 Bob Hope Dr
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
Known for its prestigious mineral spring waters, The Spring is truly an unbeatable site. Aside from their exclusive selection of spa treatments, you can also enjoy a nice view under the desert sky or take a stroll down their gorgeous grounds; truly the best of both worlds!
Native Knowledge: A fast-paced lifestyle is no excuse for poor skin! The City Life Anti-Pollution Freshness Facial pulls out all those nasty pollutants and helps detoxify to give you a more radiant glow.
The Spring Resort and Spa
12699 Reposo Way
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
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