Tokyo’s Top Beauty & Health Spots: Treat Yourself to Massages, Spas, Haircuts, and More!

Tokyo’s Top Beauty & Health Spots: Treat Yourself to Massages, Spas, Haircuts, and More!

Update: 25 January 2018

After a long day of sightseeing, there’s nothing better than to thoroughly relax with a wonderful massage, a brand-new haircut, or a facial treatment to make you radiate like the sun (not literally, of course)! Language barrier and sheer abundance of options are two main hurdles to take before enjoying Tokyo’s many spas and hair salons. That’s why we have compiled the city’s best places for everything beauty, health, and wellness, perfect to just drop by anytime during your trip!

&HAND Shibuya: Try Tokyo’s Famous Body Pillow Massage!

&HAND Shibuya: Try Tokyo’s Famous Body Pillow Massage!

&HAND, pronounced “and hand,” is the perfect spot to visit for everyone who isn’t a big fan of lying flat on one’s stomach. The salon in Shibuya will treat your whole body while you lie on the side, supporting you with a body pillow that doesn’t only hold you in place but is also extremely comfy. As the specialists start to work your muscles, you’ll feel tension and tiredness simply melting away!

City trips are exciting but exhausting – your legs will thank you for a proper massage after having walked on nothing but pavement, exploring as much of Tokyo as possible. Up to three people can enjoy &HAND’s fantastic services at the same time, so even if you’re traveling with friends, just drop by together!

  • Hug-Pillow & Sideways-Massage-salonand-hand” SHIBUYA-MIYAMASUZAKA”
    Hug-Pillow & Sideways-Massage-salonand-hand” SHIBUYA-MIYAMASUZAKA”
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    • Address Miyamasuzaka Ito Builiding the fifth floor, 2-19-19, Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-0002
    • Nearest Station Shibuya Station (JR Shonan Shinjuku Line / JR Yamanote Line / JR Saikyo Line / Tokyo Metro Ginza Line / Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line / Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line / Tokyu Toyoko Line / Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line / Keio Inokashira Line)
      2 minutes on foot
    • Phone Number 03-6450-6184

iCure Acupuncture Orthopedic Clinic: Refresh Your Body From Its Core!

iCure Acupuncture Orthopedic Clinic: Refresh Your Body From Its Core!

If you’re sightseeing around the Imperial Palace and Tokyo Station, stop by iCure Acupuncture Orthopedic Clinic, just a 2-minute walk away from Yurakucho Station. Enjoy traditional methods such as acupuncture and moxibustion (burning dried mugwort) in a bright and open space – these kinds of traditional treatments should be experienced at least once in your life! If you want to tackle your body more actively, why not do the judo therapy, administered by certified therapists who know exactly how to work your muscles, bones, and joints?

iCure also offers cosmetic acupuncture treatments that work around the natural structure of your face. Some of the effects that such an acupuncture can have include reduced swelling, a better resistance to the cold, and even weight loss – it varies from person to person. In any case, iCure promises to take care of both your physical and mental wellbeing, so stop by and relax for a while.

Crazy Beauty Serves Luscious Lashes!

Crazy Beauty Serves Luscious Lashes!

Crazy Beauty is all about eyelash extensions, a beauty trend that is here to stay. The expert staff at Crazy Beauty knows exactly how to treat your lashes and will advise you on length, volume, angle, and more! Even people who tend to have allergic reactions to adhesives and such as more than welcome here, as the staff does their very best to find the eyelash extensions option that fits you best.

The selection features both various colors and all sorts of designs, from sexy to natural. No matter what kind of lashes you want, you can get them here at reasonable prices! This trend isn’t just for women, by the way – Crazy Beauty offers a special “Men’s Lashes” course for every guy who feels like fancying up his gaze, and it’s extremely popular!

  • CRAZY BEAUTY
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    • Address Dogenzaka square 906, 5-18, Maruyamacho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-0044
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    • Nearest Station Shibuya Station (JR Shonan Shinjuku Line / JR Yamanote Line / JR Saikyo Line / Tokyo Metro Ginza Line / Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line / Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line / Tokyu Toyoko Line / Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line / Keio Inokashira Line)
    • Phone Number 03-6416-1726

Assort Tokyo: the International Hair Salon that Celebrates Diversity

Assort Tokyo: the International Hair Salon that Celebrates Diversity

Assort is a hair salon that is popular in New York, Hong Kong, and Amsterdam – its Tokyo location is a mere 4-minute walk away from Gaienmae Station. The name of the salon comes from “assortment,” promising a hair menu so extensive, no matter what unique or crazy cut you desire, you’ll definitely get it here. The salon operates under the motto of “ten people, ten colors.” The owner explains: “There are all kinds of lifestyles all around the globe. So, if you meet ten people, you’ll find ten different hair and makeup styles.” Assort is committed to respecting and celebrating the unique characters of both its clients and its staff, no matter age, gender, or profession.

Equipped with Japanese technology and international inspiration, Assort’s stylists will treat you to both hospitality and a fancy haircut!

  • Assort Tokyo
    • Address riheibiru B1, 2-10-28, Kitaaoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 107-0061
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    • Nearest Station Gaiemmae Station (Tokyo Metro Ginza Line)
      4 minutes on foot
    • Phone Number 03-5772-6461

Pia Hair Salon Tokyo: Hair Care from California

Pia Hair Salon Tokyo: Hair Care from California

Born on the West Coast in 1991, a lot of Tokyo’s expats swear by Pia Hair Salon. Many of the first-class stylists have worked abroad and are thus experienced in all sorts of hair types and personalities. We especially recommend the coloring technique “balayage.” It allows for a beautifully natural gradation without a harsh contrast between the dyed and regrowing hair.

On top of that, Pia Hair Salon offers free Wi-Fi, USB ports at the counter, and a free drink corner, pampering you from head to toe. If you want to do work or research your next sightseeing destination, why not do it while fancying up your haircut?

  • Pia Hair Salon TOKYO
    Pia Hair Salon TOKYO
    Pia Hair Salon TOKYO
    • Address Yuma Building 1F, 3-27-11, Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-0002
    • Nearest Station Shibuya Station (JR Shonan Shinjuku Line / JR Yamanote Line / JR Saikyo Line / Tokyo Metro Ginza Line / Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line / Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line / Tokyu Toyoko Line / Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line / Keio Inokashira Line)
      1 minute on foot
    • Phone Number 03-3409-1225

THE SPA Nishiarai: Soak Body and Soul

THE SPA Nishiarai: Soak Body and Soul

THE SPA is a 3-minute walk away from Nishiarai Station. The natural hot spring water comes from 1,500m underground and is rich in sodium-chloride – one of only three such baths in all of Tokyo’s 23 wards. With its high moisturizing effect, look forward to smooth and plump skin after soaking your body in the natural water!

Next to the hot spring, various sauna experiences will make sure that you’re thoroughly relaxed. Take your time and treat yourself to a soak in the outdoor bath, jacuzzi, silky bath, and more! Once you’re done with all the bathing and sweating, why not enjoy a Thai massage or stop by the Balinese esthetic salon?

Azabu Skin Clinic: Your Best Bet for any Kind of Skin Treatment

Azabu Skin Clinic: Your Best Bet for any Kind of Skin Treatment

Azabu Skin Clinic specializes in aging care and skin treatments that are all surgery-free, based on the latest developments in cosmetic dermatology. The professional staff is known for its careful and individual counseling, doing their utmost best to find the root of every unhappiness or issue. At Azabu Skin Clinic, you’re in good hands.

After an examination and a diagnose, the doctor will create a skin program that is tailored specifically to your individual needs. While everything sounds very medical, rest assured that the esthetic part of Azabu Skin Clinic is just as important, letting you relax and enjoy your treatments to the fullest!

Seitai Hanzou: Massage all the Tension Away!

Seitai Hanzou: Massage all the Tension Away!

After a long flight, you’ll find your muscles cramped and your entire body tense. Head over to Seitai Hanzo, a salon in Azabu Juban that specializes in a mix between oil massage and Seitai therapy.

Seitai Hanzo will start the massage softly but push you further little by little, until you reach that heavenly spot of “blissfully painful” – this is when your muscles are really being worked and all the tension will melt away. Expats will also be happy to hear about the salon’s pet-friendly attitude. With a prior reservation, why not drop by in the middle of a walk?

Apaiser: Deep Relaxation, Alone or as a Couple

Apaiser: Deep Relaxation, Alone or as a Couple

Just 1 minute away from Shinbashi Station, Apaiser is the perfect salon to drop in after a long day of sightseeing around Tokyo Station, the Imperial Palace, and Akihabara. Enjoy an extensive wellness selection, including an aromatic massage, a chiropractic massage, or a lymphatic massage with organic aromatherapy oils.

One of the best things about Apaiser is that it offers couples to share a room while getting their treatments, making relaxation together a viable option! The salon is open until 5:00 a.m. in the morning, so feel free to drop by if your flight arrives late at night or if you need some proper wellness after exploring Tokyo’s vivid nightlife.

L’embellir: Beauty and Relaxation in the Heart of Tokyo

L’embellir: Beauty and Relaxation in the Heart of Tokyo

Shinjuku is home to the world’s largest station, one of Tokyo’s premier business districts, and a plethora of shopping opportunities. Thus, it’s a busy, bustling town that, as exciting as it is, can get overwhelming rather quickly. If you need a break, drop by at L’embellir, a beauty and relaxation salon just a stone’s throw away from Shinjuku Station. The salon offers a luxurious atmosphere and professional massages to refresh body and mind.

The aromatherapy massage is one of L’embellir’s most popular treatments, allowing you to choose from various scents, such as lavender, jasmine, rose, grapefruit, and more. Other options, such as a foot massage or facial treatment, are plentifully available as well. You’ll figuratively melt under the kneading hands of the skilled staff!

Body Maintenance Salon HHH3: Treat Your Body Well

Body Maintenance Salon HHH3: Treat Your Body Well

Located in fancy Omotesando, Body Maintenance Salon HHH3 operates under the motto of “super-health,” striving to do as much for your body as possible. Tiredness and exhaustion have a cause and HHH3 seeks to tackle those at the very root, providing massages, reflexology, facial treatments, and more. It’s about the body, the heart, and the mind, says the salon’s staff.

The menu can be customized freely to your needs, responding perfectly to any pain or ailments you might have. Counseling and advice is also available, helping you to make improvements outside the salon as well.

Tokyo’s beauty and health salons have a reputation for being extremely professional and wonderfully relaxing. Treating yourself to a thorough massage, a new haircut, or an esthetic treatment is a must if you want to feel like a real Tokyoite!

Other Recommended Spots

  • MELLO
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    • Address First Hiroo 1F, 3-13-10, Hiroo, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-0012
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    • Nearest Station Ebisu Station (JR Shonan Shinjuku Line / JR Yamanote Line / JR Saikyo Line / Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line)
      12 minutes on foot
    • Phone Number 03-6805-0137
  • l'Imperial Salon de beaute
    l'Imperial Salon de beaute
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    • Address URBANPARK Daikanyama I-203, 9-8, Sarugakucho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-0033
    • Nearest Station Daikan-Yama Station (Tokyu Toyoko Line)
      5 minutes on foot
    • Phone Number 03-5489-0511
  • Relaxation Space Chouette
    • Address Pearl city 4F, 1-28-6, Higashiikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo, 170-0013
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    • Nearest Station Ikebukuro Station (JR Shonan Shinjuku Line / JR Yamanote Line / JR Saikyo Line / Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line / Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line / Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line / Seibu Ikebukuro Line / Tobu Tojo Line)
      4 minutes on foot
    • Phone Number 03-5944-9261
  • Olli Lilium
    • Address Hiro Building 1F, 1-34-9, Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, 160-0022
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    • Nearest Station Shinjuku-Gyoemmae Station (Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line)
      4 minutes on foot
    • Phone Number 03-3351-5991
*This information is from the time of this article's publication.

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