Like having to work a little when getting a massage? Qigong massage is rhythmic, rough (you may feel like you're being punched at times), and involves a lot of stretching. So, be ready to not only feel the pressure, but to move a little. This barebones spa contains rows of heated, padded massage beds separated by hospital-like curtains. Graceful Services claims their massage opens up vital points of the body, increasing not only muscle flexibility, but whole-body circulation and breathing. All that for $60 an hour?
At uptown spa Graceful Services a nice woman will lay you down completely naked on a folding bed and scour your butt, legs, and any rough patches on your body until they're silky smooth. After this full body scrub ($80), she'll help you into a steamer shower featuring multiple nozzles that cleanse from every direction. Not since you were two years old and your mom used to bathe you have you felt so fresh. Wouldn't it be nice to start each morning like that? This no-frills spa can't be beat... More »