From Namaste Nail Sanctuary to Blue Medi Spa, Valley Stops for the Ultimate Girl’s Outing
Grab your BFF and go for it.
Check out the new Floatation Tub by the Japanese manufacturer Toto. Shaped to simulate a “gravity-less” floating position ideal for meditation. $18,799; totousa.com
Get out of your comfort zone and take a class at Diva Dance. The specialty studio offers group classes and private ballroom dance instruction for every level.
19901-1/2 Ventura Blvd, Woodland Hills
Tired of the madhouse at Sephora? Slip into the calm of this chic, immaculate shop and let a pro refresh your visage. High-end brands are available including Chantecaille (we’re bonkers for their lip gloss shade “Pretty”).
12178 Ventura Blvd., Studio City
NAMASTE NAIL SANCTUARY
A mani/pedi experience that supercedes even those at high-end spas. Recline in a plush chair, put on headphones and LED glasses, and escape with the Deepak Chopra Dream Weaver guided meditation system. Superior laquers and massage; great attention to detail—plus aromatherapy.
12184 Ventura Blvd., Studio City | 6320 Canoga Ave., Woodland Hills
BLUE MEDI SPA
Botox is just the beginning here. Revitalize your skin with one of several cutting-edge treatments, including the PicoSkin laser. It helps improve tone and texture, reduces the appearance of scars, wrinkles and fine lines— with little or no downtime.
14622 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks
Get your creative ya-ya’s out with oversized sheets of paper—sourced from all over the world. With modern, abstract designs as well as floral patterns, it’s perfect for covering a lampshade, lining closet drawers or giftwrapping.
12174 Ventura Blvd, Studio City
Forget about all the cryo salons. If you like to sweat, this is your spot. For 55 minutes, relax in a cocoon of infrared blankets, in your own private space. Sweat out toxins and burn calories—all while watching your favorite TV shows on a flat screen.
12319 Ventura Blvd., Studio City
Giardino, a new Italian dining destination, just opened in Westlake courtesy of seasoned restaurateurs Giorgio Pierangeli (Sherman Oaks’ OlivA, Brentwood’s Pecorino and Newbury Park's Local Table) and Matteo Carletti (Calabasas' Toscanova) in the former Plug Nickel. Helming the kitchen is chef Francesco Pesce (Crudo in Santa Barbara and London’s Michelin-starred Locanda Locatelli). All three are from the Marche region in Italy—which in turn is the […]