With the Oscars this upcoming weekend, Hollywood's hottest stars are scrambling to get red carpet ready.
But beyond picking out a dazzling designer dress, celebs are indulging in a number of beauty treatments to make sure they are picture picture for the photogs. From 24 Karat Gold Facials to custom airbrush spray tans, check out the top 10 beauty treatments in LA to get red carpet ready.
1333 2nd St. #100, Studio 23, Santa Monica
$155 for 60 mins
There is a reason the Oscars are gold! This treatment will diminish fine lines, reduce the appearance of sun damage, minimize pores, improve tone, lift skin and restore the natural elasticity for a more youthful appearance. Gold is known to have detoxifying properties that also reduces the level of acne-causing bacteria to prevent blemishes from forming (Cleopatra used to use it every night). The Gold Facial is also beneficial for both dry and acne-prone skin types.
1706 Ocean Park Blvd., Santa Monica
7314 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles
Synthetic Mink $120/ Silk + Mink Blend $200/100 percent Siberian Mink $350
When mascara just isn't enough, head over to BlinkBar and dial up the drama with full volume eyelash extensions. Choose your signature style, from Temptress, an exotic and luxurious cat-eye to channel your inner Marilyn Monroe to Boho, which creates the illusion of wider, batable, oh-so-innocent eyes.
Serving West Hollywood and surrounding area
Starting at $40
Every star should glow on the red carpet, but in the middle of winter, very few have a natural tan. Celebs including Miley Cyrus and the cast of "New Girl" have turned to Airbrush By Heather to get bronzed and beautiful for big events. The tanning solution used is organic, ultra rich, skin firming and has no unpleasant after-smell. Heather and her team are some most trusted spray tanners in the industry, known for their flawless techniques, so you never have to worry about looking orange or streaky. They can even add contour shading to emphasize a fabulous figure. Best part? Airbrush By Heather is mobile, so the pros and equipment come right to you.
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Get red carpet ready without leaving your house. The Glam App was started by actress/fashion tastemaker Cara Santana with longtime friend and celebrity stylist, Joey Maalouf with a desire to help cultivate emerging local artists while providing affordable, luxurious beauty experience for everyone. The beauty of the platform is it lets you choose from a range of services, from blow dry, to make up applications or just a simple polish change. There’s never a need leave your house: The Glam App brings the salon to your fingertips, perfect for a busy Oscars week.
606 Westmount Dr., West Hollywood
It's all about the details! Accessorize you Oscars look with an award-worthy manicure from Mars the Salon. With these bold, unique, and sparkly creations from salon owner Hiroko Fujikawa, your nails will definitely shine like a red carpet star. Try the Metallic Muse and the Burgundy Gal designs to be totally on trend.
7931 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood
Brows totally frame the face, so for a red carpet, it's ultra important they are perfect. Head over to RA Beauty Bar where an expert will shape and tint your brows to the perfect shade and placement.
225 N Canon Dr., Beverly Hills
$150 for 75 mins
A glamorous pedicure is also a fashion do when wearing sexy sandals on the red carpet. This ultra luxe treatment includes a soothing hot stone massage and a dusting of 24k gold is finished with a designer polish application. A complimentary glass of champagne or pressed juice is yours to enjoy while indulging.
321 N Larchmont Blvd., Suite 1010 Los Angeles
Call for pricing (323) 682-0674
If a smile is worth 1,000 words, then a Hollywood white smile is priceless. Get your pearly whites their brightest. Dr. Shervin Louie is an established teeth whitening dentist in Los Angeles who works to provide profound and efficient results. His expertise in teeth whitening continues to benefit patients around the area. Teeth whitening does not result in any intensive surgical techniques, you can achieve long-lasting results as well after a successful procedure. The process can be completed within an hour and, depending on the bleaching product used, the color of your smile can be improved by up to eight shades.
22749 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills
$280 for 90 mins
To really cater to all your skincare needs, Glam Boutique Spa combines microdermabrasion with a hydrafacial and finished with an intraceuticals oxygen facial to achieve optimal radiance and rejuvenation of the skin. This complex combination is sure to revitalize all types of skin.
$285 for 90 mins
1 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica
Having perfect skin on the red carpet goes beyond just a good facial. This astounding body ritual energizes and awakens the entire body. The journey begins with a warm towel back ritual to ease stress and relax muscles. Then, an invigorating ginger lime natural sugar cane body polish will gently diminish dry skin and preserve skin's moisture balance with Noni, sunflower, coconut and pumpkin oils to reveal soft, cashmere skin. Next, warm French green clay, seaweed and peppermint mask is applied to detox, stimulate circulation and lymphatic drainage. Warm body butter with natural white tea, grape stem cells and organic fair trade Shea butter infuses the skin with moisture and hydration. An organic hand and foot treatment completes the journey.