From organic treatments to artful polish, here are the best salons for
your mani-pedi needs.
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Below, a selection of our favorite nail salons on both coasts to keep you properly polished.
Los Angeles, CA
Using Japanese art techniques, this very upscale salon considers nail polish a fashion statement and offers the Rolls-Royce of manicure treatments—the unlimited design gel esNAIL Special—for $120.
New York, NY
Sophisticated nail art and a seasonal collection of edited nail designs and colors (in step with runway and editorial trends, of course) are the main draws at this Soho destination.
New York, NY / Austin, TX / Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY
West Coast transplant Nina Werman opened Valley in 2006 with one goal in mind: pampering without pretense. Fashion-focused clients flock to the laid-back salon for one-of-a-kind nail art in a cool downtown setting.
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