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Four Spas, Four Budgets: LA's Best Havens For Pre-Wedding Beauty

Kate Somerville, West Hollywood
Kate Somerville, West Hollywood

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Whether you're a penny pincher or super baller, the same fact rings true: you want to look good and feel good on your wedding day. To help you nail down a pre-wedding treatment that fits into your beauty budget, below are four bestselling, local-approved options to consider.


Natura Spa, Koreatown

Budget: $10-$100
Spa: Natura Spa (3240 Wilshire Blvd, Ste B, Los Angeles, 90010)
Treatment: "Whether your back is oily or your knees and elbows are dry and cracked, you might want to add a step in your bathing ritual: the body scrub," Natura explains. Their body scrub and massage package is a bridal party favorite. 
Price: $80 (90 minutes)

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Spa Sophia, Venice

Budget: $150-$250
Spa: Spa Sophia (1027 Abbot Kinney Blvd. Ste B, Venice, 90291)
Treatment: "A couple of days before you say 'I do,' you should get an oxygen facial," explains spa owner/esthetician Sophia Marzocchi. It’s also known as a red carpet facial because it uses oxygen to infuse and hydrate the skin for an immediate and noticeable plump and glow." 
Price: $175 (60 minutes)


Kate Somerville, West Hollywood

Budget: $300-$500
Spa: Kate Somerville (8428 Melrose Pl, West Hollywood, 90069)
Treatment: Ultimate Kate combines Kate's DermalQuench TM serum, oxygen, and red LED to deliver unparalleled hydration and age defying results instantly. It combines enzymatic exfoliation and light extractions, with DermalQuench serum and oxygen technology while utilizing a DermaLucent red light to further penetrate the serum stimulating collagen and elastin.
Price: $380 (60 minutes)


The Beverly Hills Hotel

Budget: $600-$1000
Spa: The Beverly Hills Hotel (9641 Sunset Blvd; 310-276-2251)
Treatment: The White Caviar Illuminating Facial promises to brighten and correct your visage with a cellular peel, hand and foot treatment, and a "unique caviar intensive eye lift treatment" using golden caviar to reveal a brighter, clearer complexion. Your esthetician will recommend three white caviar products to take home with you, on the house.
Price: $1000 (90 minutes)