Selfcare is vital for so many reasons – it improves your mood, performance, and makes you feel physically and mentally better. Putting your best face forward allows you to better take on the world, and facials can be an important part of doing that. Across Jersey City, there are several spas that offer different kinds of facial services, at many different price points, that target the skin’s every need, with organic options available. Read on for a list of places to get a great facial in Jersey City for your next day of pampering.
Diva Glam Studio | 349 Central Avenue
Most of the skin treatments at this spa in the Heights are an hour-long and focus on different skin needs. A standard facial is available, as well as deep pore cleansing facials, acne treatments, Hydroluxx facials, anti-aging treatments, and more. The studio also offers hair, body, and makeup services, as well as classes in different areas of study, including makeup application.
Gaia’s Cavern | 140 Wayne Street
This organic-focused business was voted one of the top three spas in Jersey City in 2020 and offers facials among other services including foot baths, massages, and waxing treatments. The facials are customized and suitable for all skin types, including rosacea sufferers, and can target different skincare goals, including acne-fighting, anti-aging, and more. Prices vary depending on the treatment.
Spa Blue | 280 Marin Boulevard
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An array of facials, including hydrodermabrasion, an acne facial, a firming facial, and a glow peel facial are available at this Jersey City spa, but the business’ signature service is called the Four Layer Facial. This anti-aging service is meant to hydrate, tone, and firm the skin to keep it looking youthful, reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. The hour-long treatment is $150, but prices vary for other options.
Walker’s Apothecary | 264 Newark Avenue
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Featured in an array of magazines including Teen Vogue and Real Simple, Walker’s Apothecary is a woman-owned business that specializes in beauty and skincare. The spa offers both 30- and 60-minute customized facials, with options for cleansing, exfoliation, extractions, treatment masks, and aromatherapy. Add-ons include LED Light Therapy, peels, microdermabrasion, and micro-currents, and prices vary depending on needs. Owner Shalea Walker offers her own brand of skincare as well.
Wonder MedSpa | 172 Newark Avenue
This business offers three aesthetic facial options: the Black Doll, the radiofrequency skin tightening facial, and a Hifu Face Lifting and Sculpting Facial. The Black Doll is ‘volcano ash,’ carbon-based skin resurfacing treatment that aims to diminish pores and imperfections. The radiofrequency skin tightening facial aims to heat the skin to create cutaneous collagen, and the HIFU treatment is a non-invasive version of a facelift.
Zahara Day Spa | 403 Monmouth Street #2603
Voted one of the top three spas in Jersey City in 2020, Zahara Day Spa offers a personalized facial that is specifically tailored to the skin’s needs. The experience includes an expert examination and a personalized treatment that usually lasts about an hour. Options include Le Stress Relief Facial, Le Ultimate Glow Facial, an acne healing facial, and an organic/chemical peel.