Johor Bahru is known among locals for its food and shopping variety, but have you ever looked at the beauty market like hair salons in JB?
The hair salons, massage and spa centers among other similar outlets in Johor Bahru are among the best that you can find in the entire state, and this speaks a lot about the quality of these places!
Ladies, if you haven’t tried rejuvenating yourself in these places, we’ll just tell you that you totally should.
Below, we review the best hair salons in JB that you can visit for a hairstyling appointment, a spa and massage session, or even for a fancy manicure!
Massage Parlours in Johor Bahru
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A little trivia for you – ‘Sabai’ means comfortable or relaxed. At this massage parlour, you can definitely expect to feel ‘sabye’! Here, you can get a foot massage, body massage or an oil massage – all at a very affordable rate! If you are a frequent massage parlour visitor, you will notice that the oil massage is usually, well, oily and smooth.
Sabye Sabye has its own special balm which feels minty to the skin, and it is also very warm and less oily!
Regular visitors have commented that this balm is super effective in helping to release the tensions in their body, and although this balm was never for sale in the past years, it is up for sale now if you want to buy them back for your own use. Private massage rooms also available!
51a, Jalan Sutera, Taman Sentosa, 80150 Johor Bahru, Johor
Tel: 017-714 4338
Opening Hours: 10.00 a.m. – 10p.m. Daily
Image Credits: Thai Imperial FB If you are into fancy-looking massage parlours, Thai Imperial is the place for you. Thai Imperial took it upon themselves to make their outlets appear like an upscale Bali holiday resort.
Their staff are extremely capable and skillful when it comes to fiving Thai foot massages, oil massages or even just a simple shoulder massage!
If you sign up for their membership, you will be entitled for their discounted prices the entire year round – which is an excellent deal for massage parlour frequenters.
The masseuse will wash your feet at a fancy Bali-themed foot-washing area before they bring you upstairs for your massage session.
Thai Imperial also features private massage room for couples, and even ends the massage session with a relaxing facial massage for you!
Taman Pelangi Branch
Tel: 07-332 1633
Opening Hours: 12.00p.m. – 4.00a.m. Mondays – Fridays
Taman Abad Branch
Tel: 07-333 1355
Opening Hours: 12.00p.m. – 2.00a.m. Mondays – Saturdays, 12.00p.m. – 12.00a.m. on Sundays
Spa in Johor Bahru
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Located just 5 minutes away from KSL City, Bangkok spa provides authentic Thai massage services with over a hundred of qualified therapists from Thailand ready to care for you.
For just RM91, you can enjoy a 30-minute jacuzzi spa, 30-minute sauna or a 60-minute foot massage session! This package is just one of the many packages that they have to offer, and Bangkok spa has also sweetened up the pot with free transportation service from JB Sentral, City Square, KSL or other areas that you might be residing at in your hotel or housing area.
Bangkok spa also provides body scrubs and scratches or aromatherapy if you prefer these services as well. Their opening hours make it convenient for you to visit the facilities after your working hours without needing to rush.
Taman Pelangi Branch
Tel: 607-338 2277 or WhatsApp +6017-3382277
Opening Hours: 11.00a.m. – 5.00a.m. daily
Taman Sri Tebrau Branch
Tel : 607-338 2233 or WhatsApp +6017-3382233
Opening Hours: 11.00a.m. – 5.00a.m. daily
Walea Spa & Retreat
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Thai massage getting boring for you? Try visiting Walea Spa & Retreat for a Swedish massage instead! The services provided here are exceptional; You can expect their staff to ask you about any pains or soreness on your body and provide the relevant massaging services based on it.
Need help with the aromatherapy options? You can be sure that they will provide you with all the details you need!
They will then provide you an assessment of your body’s physical conditions, and give you helpful tips to deal with the soreness that you experience on a regular basis.
You will need to book your reservation in advance as this spa is often packed, but the privacy that you get to enjoy in the individual spa rooms or couple rooms will be worth it!
If you purchase their annual membership, you can also bring a friend along on your visits to enjoy the promotions that you are entitled to!
Opening Hours: 11.00a.m. – 7.00p.m. Thursdays – Tuesdays
Hair Salons in Johor Bahru
The Line Hair Salons
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This hair salons in JB features a great ambience with its modern interior design. Located just 10 minutes away from City Square JB. The Line can surely be considered as the best in the region with its haircuts, hair dyes and hair treatments.
Your hair will be examined and treatments are explained along each step to ensure that you know what they are doing and why.
Let’s just start by letting you know that even the crowned princess of Johor is a customer at The Line. If you are looking for recommendations and suggestions, the friendly staff here will also provide you with useful tips that you can utilize well.
Simply take a look at their Facebook page to see all the good reviews that the customers have left for their hair salons in JB!
Tel: 07-331 8662
Opening Hours: 11.00a.m. – 8.00p.m. except on Thursdays (open until 6p.m.) and Sundays (open until 7p.m.). Closed on Tuesdays.
Kimno Design Hair Salons in JB
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Kimno Design Hair Studio is popular with locals and tourists who are going for the popular and trending Korean looks. They are bold with their hair color choices, as they are with the styles that they recommend. Ladies looking for curls will definitely benefit from the perming technology provided!
Their store provides Korea master wave perm, ombre colors, natural perm and anti-fizzy treatments to list a few. The best part about this studio is that you can also get your make-up done professionally to go along with your new hairdo!
Worry no more about getting Insta-worthy photos with both your hair and make-up done well all within the comforts of Kimno Design Hair Studio. Visit their Instagram page to get a glimpse of the services they provide!
Opening Hours: 11.00 a.m – 8.00 p.m. daily
Bonus! - Nail Salon in JB
With all these rejuvenation, it’d almost be a sin if we don’t include another beauty hotspot for the ladies! Pamper yourself well with a spa or massage treatment, and be sure to pair up your hair treatment with lovely nails!
J Nail Closet
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Despite being located almost 25 minutes away from the JB customs, Singaporeans still flock over to this nail salon to get their nails pampered, and here’s why.
The director of J Nail Closet, Jess Puan, is well-known in the nail industry and is also internationally accredited in nail technicians’ professional training!
Aside from providing intricate manicures, pedicures and nail art services, this outlet also provides professional nail care services for customers who are seeking such services.
Just take a look at their Facebook page to look at their past works and be amazed!
Opening Hours: 11.00a.m. – 8.00p.m. Wednesdays to Mondays
JB City Centre has a lot of attractions and places to be – especially for the ladies who are looking to pamper themselves up!
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If you are visiting JB anytime soon, try visiting the places that we have recommended here and remember to leave them a review to help out other tourists contemplating visiting these areas too!
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