4th Annual Spa Day with Wish Upon A Teen

TV stars including Chord Overstreet (Glee), Aimee Carrero (Young Americans) and Julie Benz (Defiance) recently attended Sonya Dakar's 4th annual Spa Day event in collaboration with Wish Upon A Teen in Beverly Hills. Teens battling life-threatening illness indulged in a day of pampering including facials by skin care guru Sonya Dakar and makeup session with Stila Cosmetics.

Sonya Dakar says “As a mother and grandmother my heart goes out to both the girls battling these illnesses. Nothing gives me greater pleasure than to treat these girls to a day of beauty, female bonding, and give some normalization to their lives. I am thrilled to partner with Wish Upon A Teen and raise awareness about this incredible organization".


The teens enjoyed an afternoon of:

  • Skin care products and facials by word-class skin care specialist Sonya Dakar
  • Make up application and cosmetic gifts from Stila Cosmetics
  • Hair education and styling from hairstylist Paul Ohana
  • Food provided by Klean Los Angeles
  • Luxurious manicures using ChinaGlaze

Michelle Soto, President of Wish Upon A Teen says, “A spa day is not just a day for the for the girls to come and get pampered; it’s a day that can become life-changing by building self-confidence as teens learn to apply faux lashes and style their wigs while building friendship with other girls going through similar challenges."