30 MINUTE HIT HALIFAX
A local franchise of a kick-boxing and boxing gym for women. Sign up in advance of your big day, get fit and you'll kick ass in white (figuratively speaking, of course).
1544 Granville Street 407-8882
BE WELL SPA: ORGANIC AND EFFECTIVE
Started by Dr. Cheryl Lycette, Be Well incorporates therapeutic spa services into naturopathic practices, so whatever pre-wedding indulgences you choose, you’ll enjoy non-paraben, chemical-free, non-petroleum, organic skin and body care products both pampering and therapeutically effective.
2110 Robie Street 422-2767
BRADSHAW PURE ESTHETICS
Diana Bradshaw offers spa services utilizing only organic and holistic products in her skin care treatments, natural nail care, waxing, body treatments and massage therapy.
1539 Birmingham Street 404-4009
CLEAN CANVAS TATTOO REMOVAL
You’re getting married! Maybe it’s time to remove that tattoo you got on your butt of your ex’s name, huh? Pave over your past with help from Total Body Laser’s sister service owned and operated by specialist Marina Munroe.
30 Farnham Gate, 407-7223
Get relaxed and replenished from head to toe with a variety of lush treatments like a Rosemary Mint Body Wrap or an Aqua Polish before you delve into a tailored wedding package. The helpful staff is determined to make you look stunning on your big day, so just lie back and let them do all the work.
980 Parkland Drive, 445-5155
HS STUDIO SALONSPA
HS Studio welcomes your bridal party with themed aesthetic rooms and a state of the art pedicure pit: complete with four massaging leather chairs and 52 inch plasma TV, it is the perfect spot for those pre-wedding manicures and pedicures. Packages start at $179 per person, and don't forget the groom. HS Studio offers a full menu of services just for men.
7004 Mumford Road 455-7004
Make an appointment at Interlude for bridal hairstyles, facials, makeup applications, professional hair removal, hand and foot treatments or spa packages for the bridesmaids and maid of honour. Packages include titles such as the “Bridal Six Week Countdown” and the “Bridal Bliss,” and there are plenty of options for the groom and his party.
1919 Upper Water Street 469-2700
For all your pre-wedding spa, hair and make-up needs, Life SalonSpa is here for you, offering exceptional services utilizing the world-class Aveda brand products. As they say, “Let our urban retreat provide you with refuge from the chaos of the world.” They do manicures, pedicures, facials, hair and more. Book a month in advance for a big party.
5520 Spring Garden Road 423-7771
Massage Addict is a therapeutic massage clinic with a spa-like atmosphere, providing client care by Registered Massage Therapists, offering affordable therapeutic massage without sacrificing quality or service.
1472 Martello Street, 407-4040
278 Lacewood Drive, 404-3550
131 Main Street, Dartmouth, 462-3338
You have enough to do before the wedding---why not have the fun part come to you? Get in touch with Mobile Spa and they’ll bring the mani-pedis, massages, facials or what have you to your home, hotel, office or boat.
online only 435-5710
This north end fitness club for women only offers special deals for brides and their parties. For example, if you book musicians with Musician Finders Halifax for your special day, you receive "bridal pricing" at Sculptura Fitness up to three months before your wedding, $30 off each session for a total of $90 savings.
3090 Barrington Street 702-2602
Co-founders Monique Ryan and Laura Selenzi specialize in bellydance, and offer hula hoop, flexibility, burlesque and fitness classes, too. You can find all of these things, and way more, at their bright studio off Spring Garden Road, it's basically oozing positive vibes. Whether you're celebrating your bachelorette with some Serpentine experts, or simply renting out their sweet space to celebrate, you aren't going to find many party venues that trump this one.
1489 Birmingham Street,902-406-1668, cabaretserpentine.com
SPIRIT URBAN DAY SPA
In addition to formal hairstyles and make-up applications, Spirit has bridal packages to help you prepare, including The Essentials---the services that you can’t go without---and The Go Deluxe, which includes a massage and other treats along with manicure and pedicure (which take a little over two hours). There’s more available: Grooming for the Groom, Always a Bride’s Maid and The Prenuptial, a side-by-side couples massage followed by his and hers pedicures. Book as far in advance as possible---these Best of Halifax-winning folks are busy!
5150 Salter Street 431-8100
STUDIO IN ESSENCE
Serious full body workouts come in the form of pilates, aerial circus, pole sport, personal training and acrobatic dance...all of the things Studio in Essence offers its athletes. There's truly room for everyone here, from the intrigued to super-fit. The studio space is an ideal bachelorette destination—in burlesque, pole dance and aerial silks— located in the heart of downtown Halifax and Studio In Essence can also host parties off location.
1535 Dresden Row, Suite 201, 902-405-5500
STUDIO IN ESSENCE
SUMMIT DAY SPA & WELLNESS CLINIC
At Summit you’ll find professional, result-oriented spa services specializing in skin care, permanent hair removal, massage therapy and pedicures. They recommend you book all spa services a day or two before the wedding and leave hair and make-up appointments only for day of the wedding, as too often they’ve seen brides running late for appointments on the wedding day which can cause a lot of stress. French manicures are a specialty.
5495 Spring Garden Road 423-3888
SUN CITY TANNING STUDIO
If you really want to make that white dress pop, Sun City has you covered with a selection of both UV and Spray tanning options and all price points to banish the pale and teeth whitening to get your smile shining for perfect photos.
1569 Dresden Row, 423-2222
TOTAL BODY LASER
Total Body Laser offers the best services in laser hair removal and skin rejuvenation. Consider laser hair removal from any body part, as well as getting rid of that teenage tattoo if need be. Treatments are extremely fast, over twice as fast as waxing. Underarms or work around the face can be treated in 10 to 20 minutes.
30 Farnham Gate 407-7223
TOTAL TOUCH SKINCARE CLINIC
From complete hair removal to aesthetics using Dr. Hauschka products, Total Touch skincare clinic can provide total skin rejuvenation and satisfaction for brides, grooms and their parties, so everyone looks their best on the big day.
2094 Robie Street, 209-2009