Jake Ferrari (Tara Subkoff) is a teenage girl who likes candy more than anything else. When she is abruptly abandoned by her mother, Jake decides to track down and move in with her sister Darlene. As it turns out, Darlene (Kristy Swanson) does not want her either. Jake is stranded until Marcia runs "Jean American Spa", a sexy, irreverent massage parlor next door. Marcia and Jake develop a strong bond. Jake soon becomes part of the American Spa "family" along with Teddy, Coco and bambi.