Best of Philly

Best Blowout

2016 BEST Beauty Pregame Spot

Koukla Blowdry & Beauty Bar

The bar’s layout is open (it promotes socializing), the decor is all white (it looks sleek), the menu is thorough (it offers everything from blowouts and updos to full-face makeup), and the hair dryers hang from the ceiling (well — it just looks cool). This is the Main Line’s answer to the West Coast’s proliferation of dry bars, and it’s about to become your favorite pre-event pit stop.

602 Old Lancaster Road, Bryn Mawr, PA | 844-556-8552 | Website


2014 BEST Blowout

Rescue Spa

1601 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

When this leading spa moved to a new location last year, it added a pretty new room outfitted with just one chair dedicated to doing up stylish ‘dos. There, experts (held to the same sky-high standards as Rescue’s aestheticians) quickly create subtle, on-trend styles, like just-messy-enough summer waves or deep part sweeps. Read more »