From deeply hydrating to purifying and anti-acne, here are the best Hong Kong facial treatments — including facials at Skin Laundry, Aesop, Asaya at Rosewood and more…
Between the high humidity and the city’s pollution (our skin is going through it!), it’s no surprise that a really good facial treatment could be the ultimate beauty remedy. Listen, we do prioritise skincare. So while this is a little pricier (and more indulgent), we love to treat ourselves from time to time. Plus, really effective facials help treat and relieve skin conditions like dehydration, active acne, hyperpigmentation and more. Here are our favourite facial treatments in Hong Kong.
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Our Favourite Facial Treatments In Hong Kong
EVRbeauty Medical Aesthetic — M22 Stellar IPL Photofacials facial treatment for acne, sun damage and red or brown discolouration
Struggling with post-acne marks, sun damage or hyperpigmentation? The M22 Stellar IPL Photofacials at EVRbeauty Medical Aesthetic is a quick and uncomplicated solution, typically suitable for fairer skin tones who have a certain degree of contrast between their discolouration and their natural skin colour. The 20-minute IPL facial treatment uses precise intense light pulses to reverse damage caused by sun exposure, eliminate dark spots and boost collagen production — for a more even and luminous complexion in just 20 minutes.
New customers can use the code “SASSYM22” to enjoy the M22 Stellar IPL Photofacial at just $680 (originally $2,500), and a free 30-minute skin consultation with EVRbeauty’s medical team. Plus, Sassy readers can get a free skin and hair analysis, an extra discount of 5% off and one part of the Candela Laser hair removal treatment.
EVRBeauty (Causeway Bay), 1801-02, 18/F, Hang Lung Centre, 2-20 Paterson Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, 6657 2212
EVRBeauty (Tsim Sha Tsui), Office 618, 6/F, Mira Place Tower A, 132 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, 6365 7694, Facebook: EVRbeauty Medical Aesthetic, Instagram: @evrbeautymedical, www.evrbeautymedical.com
EstheClinic — A wide range of tailored-to-you French facial treatments including skin rejuvenation, hydration and more
French new-generation beauty clinic EstheClinic makes use of ground-breaking in-house technology for extremely effective services. Its wide range of facial treatments can be tailored specifically to your needs, whether that’s skin rejuvenation, tightening, combatting acne and discolouration or just some good old-fashioned deep moisturisation and hydration. Expect instantly visible and long-lasting results — with no discomfort and downtime.
Sassy Tip: Visit EstheClinic for a free consultation and try out any treatment you want at 50% off on your very first session.
EstheClinic (Central), 16/F, 8 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong, 3615 0919, WhatsApp: 9158 9729
EstheClinic (Sai Ying Pun), Shop F, G/F, King’s Hill, 38 Western Street, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong, 2612 1388, WhatsApp: 9782 3525, Facebook: EstheClinic Hong Kong, Instagram: @estheclinic.hk, estheclinic.com.hk
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Nude Beautique — The contouring, lifting and pore-cleaning Elemis BIOTEC Firm-a-Lift Facial and more
Nude Beautique offers luxurious exclusive facial treatments from three renowned beauty brands: Elemis, Resultime and Exuviance; each providing unique formulas that nourish, protect and rejuvenate the skin. For a smoother complexion, the Elemis BIOTEC Firm-a-Lift Facial contours and lifts your skin using a microcurrent that sends pulses into the muscles. Innovative bio-electric technology combines negative and positive ions to clean pores, and a final-step serum with plant-based active ingredients reduces the appearance of fine lines. Expect visible and long-lasting results (it’s recommended to do one treatment every two weeks!).
Sassy Tip: First-time customers can enjoy 30% off any facial treatment — including the Elemis BIOTEC Firm-a-Lift Facial.
Nude Beautique (Central), 4/F, Man Cheung Building, 15-17 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong
Nude Beautique (Tsim Sha Tsui), 17/F, Canton Plaza, 82-84 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, 2868 9100, Facebook: Nude Beautique, Instagram: @nude_beautique_hk, nudewaxing.com.hk
High Society Skin Clinic — Range of face and body rejuvenating treatments
High Society Skin Clinic specialises in cutting-edge technologies and the finest medical-grade supplies. We’re highlighting the LPG 10th Cellu M6 ALLIANCE SPA treatment, which uses a motorised patented roller and massage device to encourage your body’s own manufacture of key regenerating molecules (like collagen!) and help it release stubborn localised fat. Combine with the Face Endermologie® procedure for ultimate rejuvenation, a treatment that helps boost hyaluronic acid in your skin to firm, give volume and hydration, and reduce the look of wrinkles.
New customers can use the code “SASSY” to enjoy the 30-minute LPG Face Endermologie treatment at just $680 (originally $2,680), and the 30-minute LPG Body Endermologie treatment at just $680 (originally $1,500). Valid until Sunday, 31 December 2023.
High Society Skin Clinic (Mongkok), Unit 15-16, 18/F, Grand Century Place Tower 1, 193 Prince Edward Road West, Mong Kok, Kowloon, 2117 7008, WhatsApp: 9816 8387, Facebook: High Society Skin Clinic, Instagram: @highsocietyskinclinic, www.highsocietyskinclinic.com
Skin Laundry — Laser facials pioneer, with facial treatments for dry, rough texture
Born in Santa Monica, Skin Laundry claims it “made laser facials a thing”! Clinics resemble a California beach bungalow and the service is medical-grade — with revolutionary no-needle laser facials that target active acne, acne scars, melasma, hyperpigmentation and more, rejuvenating your skin, boosting collagen production and improving clarity.
Sassy Tip: Your first laser facial with Skin Laundry is only $250!
Aesop Facial Appointments — Facial treatments with anti-oxidant-rich formulas, chemical exfoliants, extraction and a massage
A facial appointment at Aesop is designed to nurture both the skin and senses. Begin with a consultation with your facial therapist, who’ll understand your skin and tailor a facial treatment to address your individual requirements (which can include custom-blended formulations!). Choose between a 60-minute calming and comprehensive ($1,020) or a 75-minute intensely nourishing, all-encompassing facial ($1,210).
Aesop Facial Appointments at Aesop Gough Street, 2 Gough Street, Central, Hong Kong, app.10to8.com
Aesop Facial Appointments at Aesop Harbour City, Shop 3317, 3/F, Gateway Arcade, Harbour City, Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, app.10to8.com, www.aesop.com
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Asaya at Rosewood Hong Kong — Extensive facial treatment menu using high-tech equipment and cult-favourite skincare brands
Asaya at Rosewood Hong Kong’s wide range of facial treatments makes use of high-tech equipment — like deep dermal heating to boost collagen, intense pulsed light therapy photo facials to target hyperpigmentation and resurfacing facials to combat the look of texture. You can also book in for plumping, deeply moisturising, lifting, brightening, clarifying and acne treatment facials that use luxury formulations from Sunday Riley, EviDenS de Beauté and Dr. Barbara Sturm.
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Chuan Spa, Cordis Hotel — Holistic facial treatments based on Traditional Chinese Medicine
For a traditional Chinese facial treatment, Chuan Spa’s premium signature facial (from $1,650) combines the ancient techniques of Gua Sha and acupressure to increase blood circulation and nurture, heal and restore the skin. Pushed for time? The deep-cleansing refresher (from $850) promises to refine and brighten the skin in just 30 minutes.
Levo Spa – Skin-lifting, deeply hydrating, collagen-boosting facials and more
Levo Spa is all about radiance and youthful-looking complexions, offering a range of skin-lifting, firming, deeply hydrating and collagen-boosting facial treatments. We like the soothing eye treatment that contours, reduces puffiness and rejuvenates tired eyes but each beauty therapy here is worth looking into!
The Peninsula Spa — Exclusive high-tech luxury facial treatments
The facial treatments at The Peninsula Spa sound a lot like a biochemistry paper to us, with everything from advanced cold plasma technology to a concentrated blend of Swiss apple stem cell extracts, algae, essential oils and vitamins. A deluxe, indulgent pick, this is perfect for an exclusive private spa experience complete with views of Victoria Harbour.
The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong – Luxurious advanced facial treatments
The advanced beauty treatments at The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong are truly luxurious! From an expert luminous therapy with a transdermal facial machine, cryo massage and caviar collagen mask to a second skin treatment that promises to be a “genuine alternative to fillers” — you know this is the ultimate indulgent wellness destination. Make sure to study the spa treatment menu carefully, there are some unique offerings here.
More Hong Kong Facial Treatments
- Glow Spa & Salon — Environ (electrical pulses and sound waves) facial treatments, peels and Skeyndor skincare products. www.glowspa.hk
- Optimal Medi-Spa — Modern and clinical with a range of skin correction and maintenance treatments for all genders and ages. www.optimalmedispa.com.hk
- Sense of Touch – Customised vegan facials, antioxidant face treatments, crystal rollers and healing gemstones, massages and more. senseoftouch.com.hk
- The Fullerton Spa — 24K gold leaf, Gua Sha and antioxidant facial treatments, all set in rooms boasting floor-to-ceiling windows with panoramic views of the South China Sea. www.fullertonhotels.com
- The Mandarin Spa — Opulent and luxurious facial treatments based on Chinese medicine and holistic rejuvenation. www.mandarinoriental.com
- The Oriental Spa —Radiance-boosting beauty facials, advanced technology firming options, Traditional Chinese Medicine-style treatments and more. www.mandarinoriental.com
Editor’s Note: All listed prices were correct at the time of publication. “Your Guide To Facial Spas: The Best Facial Treatments In Hong Kong” was most recently updated in July 2023 by Sakina Abidi. With thanks to Manisha Nair for her contribution.
This article contains editorial selections and paid partnerships.
Main image courtesy of The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, image 1 courtesy of EVRbeauty Medical, image 2 courtesy of EstheClinic, image 3 courtesy of Nude Beautique, image 4 courtesy of High Society Skin Clinic, image 5 courtesy of Aesop Harbour City, image 6 courtesy of Chuan Spa, Cordis Hotel, image 7 courtesy of The Peninsula Spa via Facebook, image 8 courtesy of The Fullerton Ocean Park Hotel Hong Kong via Instagram.