Blue Turtle Spa

★★★★★
This quiet West Portal spa provides a little rest and relaxation to the regulars who come back for affordable facials and educated skin consultations.
  • 57 West Portal Ave

    San Francisco, CA 94127

    Map & Directions
  • 415-699-8494

About Blue Turtle Spa

Hours
Mon 9:30am - 6:00pm Tue 10:00am - 8:00pm Wed 10:00am - 8:00pm Sun 12:00pm - 6:30pm

Personal Services

Personal Services
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Though its much pricey compared to other spa service but it worth every dollar spent. I am a satisfied client.

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Though its much pricey compared to other spa service but it worth every dollar spent. I am a satisfied client.

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Andrew has helped my skin (I have Rosacea) tremendously. He has a fierce knowledge of the "science" that drives all things relating to the physiology of the skin as well as what is truly beneficial for the skin. I also love that he did not

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Andrew has helped my skin (I have Rosacea) tremendously. He has a fierce knowledge of the "science" that drives all things relating to the physiology of the skin as well as what is truly beneficial for the skin. I also love that he did not

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My skin has come a long, long way thanks to Andrew at Blue Turtle Spa. I came in with a variety of problems and I can honestly say that because of Andrew's knowledge and work my skin and confidence have improved greatly. If you have any

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My skin has come a long, long way thanks to Andrew at Blue Turtle Spa. I came in with a variety of problems and I can honestly say that because of Andrew's knowledge and work my skin and confidence have improved greatly. If you have any

Pros: Andrew is very knowledgeable and friendly

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I have been struggling with rosacea, which was properly diagnosed by a physician, for approximately two years. I had seen several of ?the best? dermatologists in Georgia. All of which recommended bacteria fighting ingredients, which

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I have been struggling with rosacea, which was properly diagnosed by a physician, for approximately two years. I had seen several of ?the best? dermatologists in Georgia. All of which recommended bacteria fighting ingredients, which

Pros: Expertise in treating complex skin conditions

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I've encountered over 10 skin consultants in my lifetime and Andrew is by far the most knowledgable. Not only does he give the most attentive,relaxing and pampering experience, but he also recommends products and ways to take care of your

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I've encountered over 10 skin consultants in my lifetime and Andrew is by far the most knowledgable. Not only does he give the most attentive,relaxing and pampering experience, but he also recommends products and ways to take care of your

Pros: Very attentive, relaxing, great skin consultant

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If you are looking for a facial that is custom, effective and soothing you must visit Andrew at the Blue Turtle Spa in West Portal. Andrew is a delightful and thoroughly knowledgeable skin care professional. His command of chemistry and

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If you are looking for a facial that is custom, effective and soothing you must visit Andrew at the Blue Turtle Spa in West Portal. Andrew is a delightful and thoroughly knowledgeable skin care professional. His command of chemistry and

Pros: Andrew's knowledge, the warm comfy bed, art decor, convenient, friendly, appointments 7 days a week

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You are a miracle worker!!!!!!! My skin has looked fabulous ever since I saw you and I?m just in complete amazement, no breakouts EVER!!!!\r
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I really can?t explain how good it feels to have a breakout free world, you are amazing at

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You are a miracle worker!!!!!!! My skin has looked fabulous ever since I saw you and I?m just in complete amazement, no breakouts EVER!!!!\r
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I really can?t explain how good it feels to have a breakout free world, you are amazing at

Pros: Extremely Knowledgeable!!!!

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I came to this place because I got a gift certificate from my co-workers when my sister passed away. It was a wonderful experience. Very relaxing and Andrew was very knowledgable about skin care.

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I came to this place because I got a gift certificate from my co-workers when my sister passed away. It was a wonderful experience. Very relaxing and Andrew was very knowledgable about skin care.

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When I first came to Blue Turtle Spa and met Andrew, I was really hoping that he would be the one to help me with my acne problems. The first appointment was amazing because Andrew had explained to me all about acne, and you can tell that

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When I first came to Blue Turtle Spa and met Andrew, I was really hoping that he would be the one to help me with my acne problems. The first appointment was amazing because Andrew had explained to me all about acne, and you can tell that

Pros: Everything

Cons: Cons?

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Andrew takes a meticulous, evidence-based approach to skin care, and carefully researches the products that he uses and recommends. I have confirmed the efficacy of a couple of products he suggested for me with an academic dermatologist.

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Andrew takes a meticulous, evidence-based approach to skin care, and carefully researches the products that he uses and recommends. I have confirmed the efficacy of a couple of products he suggested for me with an academic dermatologist.

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I have used the services of Blue Turtle Sap on a number of occasions and will be returning again very soon. The environment of the spa is clean, professional, and first class. Andrew is extremely good at what he does. You can tell right

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I have used the services of Blue Turtle Sap on a number of occasions and will be returning again very soon. The environment of the spa is clean, professional, and first class. Andrew is extremely good at what he does. You can tell right

Pros: Relaxing atmosphere, thorough process.

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i was used to facials where you have no idea what's being applied to your skin, are a little uncomfortable throughout and walk out with a reddish face. no, no, not with the lovely andrew of blue turtle spa. the location is great; andrew

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i was used to facials where you have no idea what's being applied to your skin, are a little uncomfortable throughout and walk out with a reddish face. no, no, not with the lovely andrew of blue turtle spa. the location is great; andrew

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Updated: 8/17/2009: If those Hollywood stars with their blotchy skin sans makeup know how Andrew can make their skin glow without, People Mag will not have any features on how miserable they look! Yes, I can be bare-faced without

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Updated: 8/17/2009: If those Hollywood stars with their blotchy skin sans makeup know how Andrew can make their skin glow without, People Mag will not have any features on how miserable they look! Yes, I can be bare-faced without

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You must go to Andrew, he gives the most luxurious facial!\r
and so gentle, I think I fell asleep to the wonderful music, my choice.\r
I will definitely schedule another treatment. He was also so very \r
knowledgable about products

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You must go to Andrew, he gives the most luxurious facial!\r
and so gentle, I think I fell asleep to the wonderful music, my choice.\r
I will definitely schedule another treatment. He was also so very \r
knowledgable about products

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Until I had a facial with Andrew, I had thought that facials were a superficail luxury that did not have that much relevance to health. Previously I had not experienced someone who was scientifically informed and who spent time and energy

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Until I had a facial with Andrew, I had thought that facials were a superficail luxury that did not have that much relevance to health. Previously I had not experienced someone who was scientifically informed and who spent time and energy

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Maureen is the best!! She is a Brow Specialist and great in body waxing! She shaped and gave my eyebrows the best look ever. I would never go anywhere else. She's amazine. She's gentle, clean, and she takes her time making you look good.

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Maureen is the best!! She is a Brow Specialist and great in body waxing! She shaped and gave my eyebrows the best look ever. I would never go anywhere else. She's amazine. She's gentle, clean, and she takes her time making you look good.

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Andrew is a class-act; he greets you with questions to probe for your needs and objectives about your skin. He is thoughtful with everything he does when it comes to helping you with your skin and your time at the spa. He gives you a

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Andrew is a class-act; he greets you with questions to probe for your needs and objectives about your skin. He is thoughtful with everything he does when it comes to helping you with your skin and your time at the spa. He gives you a

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Blue Spa Turtle combines the best of a relaxing spa treatment along with just the right amount of information to understand why each product is being used and how to best care for your skin in the long term.\r
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It's the best of two

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Blue Spa Turtle combines the best of a relaxing spa treatment along with just the right amount of information to understand why each product is being used and how to best care for your skin in the long term.\r
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It's the best of two

Pros: Ambience, equipment, products

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Blue Turtle Spa changed the way I think about facials. Andrew has created a comfortable calming environment that makes the chaos of one's hectic life just drift away. A comfy warm bed, great art and music and view to a beautiful garden

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Blue Turtle Spa changed the way I think about facials. Andrew has created a comfortable calming environment that makes the chaos of one's hectic life just drift away. A comfy warm bed, great art and music and view to a beautiful garden

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I am so glad I discovered the Blue Turtle Spa. I don't know how I survived before BTS. Andrew is the most knowledgeable esthetician I have met, and he genuinely cares about your skin. Not only is he able to explain the effects of

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I am so glad I discovered the Blue Turtle Spa. I don't know how I survived before BTS. Andrew is the most knowledgeable esthetician I have met, and he genuinely cares about your skin. Not only is he able to explain the effects of

Pros: everything

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This Spa is the best! I have been to many over the years but not found such an energetic, personable and knowledgeable expert, as Andrew. He truly is passionate about this business. It shows in the care and interest he takes in your skin

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This Spa is the best! I have been to many over the years but not found such an energetic, personable and knowledgeable expert, as Andrew. He truly is passionate about this business. It shows in the care and interest he takes in your skin

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love this business! well run, friendly, personal attention, easy atmosphere ... and excellent professional spa work, massage, products, and skin care.\r
you won't be sorry!!!

3
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love this business! well run, friendly, personal attention, easy atmosphere ... and excellent professional spa work, massage, products, and skin care.\r
you won't be sorry!!!

Pros: everything

Cons: nothing

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The first thing I asked Andrew at Blue Turtle Spa was "will my face be all-red after?" he said, "No." and he was right! He educated me about my skin, taught me good practices for my skin and I can?t wait for my next appointment! I loved

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The first thing I asked Andrew at Blue Turtle Spa was "will my face be all-red after?" he said, "No." and he was right! He educated me about my skin, taught me good practices for my skin and I can?t wait for my next appointment! I loved

Pros: Everything!

Cons: Nothing!

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Andrew is incredibly knowledgeable about skin care and cosmetic ingredients. He analyzes your skin, checks the ingredients in your products, and develops a game plan for you. He has an incredible gentle touch - I did not realize he was

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Andrew is incredibly knowledgeable about skin care and cosmetic ingredients. He analyzes your skin, checks the ingredients in your products, and develops a game plan for you. He has an incredible gentle touch - I did not realize he was

Pros: Art on wall, heated bed, soft cuddly sheets, no after facial redness or breakouts, explanations of products and procedures during facial if you ask for that.

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If your idea of taking care of your face is switching from Irish Spring to Neutrogena, you may want to stop in and meet Andrew Scoular. Scoular is the esthetician behind this fairly small West Portal spa, where customers get a good dose of…

 

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