The Universal Spa Training Academy is the training school for massage technicians and estheticians for many high end spas. Students learn massage, facials, waxing, and other spa services. Part of their training is performing practice services which are offered at greatly reduced prices. Watch a Channel 7 story about the school here.
A 60-minute massage is $35, a 60-minute deep tissue or hot rock massage is $40, and a 60-minute pregnancy massage is $35. Discount spa treatments include Dermalogica facials (approx. 60 minutes each) are available from $30-$35. Waxing, nail, and other services are also available. Appointments are given by students under supervision of instructors, and they fill up fast. Depending on student progress, not all services may be available at all times.
Universal Spa Training Academy, 340 Burlington Avenue, Downers Grove. To schedule an appointment call: 630-968-6800, option 2.
Other discount spa services around Chicago:
River North Massage Therapy Center, 747 N. LaSalle, #300. For an appointment, call 312-854-2834.
Massage discount at The New School for Massage, 747 N. LaSalle, Suite 300
Discount spa treatments at Tricoci University, 6458 North Sheridan Road and 5321 North Harlem Avenue
Discount on massages at Cortiva Institute, 18 N. Wabash
Get a 20% spa discount year round Purchase $100 Spafinder gift cards for $80 at Costco.com and use them at certain local spas.
Discount hair services at Pivot Point, 144 E. Lake Street, Bloomingdale, IL and 8725 W. Higgins Road.
Discount hair services at Paul Mitchell Hair School, 1225 S. Halsted Street, Chicago
Discount hair services at Sassoon Academy Chicago, 181 N. Clark
Another source of spa deals is Chicago on the Cheap Daily Deals where we offer, from time-to-time, excellent spa discount deals. Always read all the Terms and Conditions thoroughly before buying.