Spas and Salons

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Market Report: 10 Lies Your Hairstylist Is Telling You

Here are 10 myths you’ve probably heard on the salon floor that aren’t totally true. For example: Drugstore products really aren’t the worst things on earth, you […]

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American Mortals Is Opening a New Location in Queen Village This Fall

News on the salon scene: American Mortals (you know, the salon that gave me my glorious cotton-candy hair color last summer) — is opening its […]

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7 Best Nail Salons at the Shore

Nothing ravages perfectly polished nails quite like saltwater and gritty sand. This is why, even on a sunny day, you’ll find women lined up at mani […]

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David J. Witchell Is Opening a New Spa and Salon In Peddler’s Village

David Witchell is to Bucks County what Valerie Safran and Marcie Turney are to Midtown Village. The salon and boutique owner is a booming fixture […]

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Nic Grooming Brings Old-School Barbershop Vibe to Rittenhouse

It’s hard to miss Nic Grooming along the promenade of businesses around 20th and Locust. Sure, there’s a barber’s pole outside the door, but the […]

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The Summer Bronzers Philly Makeup Artists Swear By

After a very ill-fated love affair with self-tanning lotion in high school, I’ve stuck to special-occasion spray tans (see my list of the best places to […]

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Duross & Langel Is Opening a Salon and Yoga Studio in Midtown Village

The plans have been brewing for a while, and it’s finally here (well, almost): Duross & Langel, one of the cornerstones of the Midtown Village […]

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Best of Philly Poll: What’s Your Favorite Day Spa in Philly?

Best of Philly voting season is upon us! In anticipation for our August Best of Philly issue, Philadelphia magazine invites readers to weigh in on a […]

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Secret Beauty Freebie Alert: Free Brow Shaping

We just got word of an amazing beauty freebie to scoop up in Philly this month, and we’re here to give you the details. Deneen Marcel Lashes – […]

City Life

The Best Hair Stylists in Philadelphia

There are many, many great stylists in this city and its ’burbs. And most of the greats can do anything you ask them to, and […]

City Life

The Best Men’s Haircuts in Philadelphia

No offense, man, but look around: The average Philadelphia woman has you beat when it comes to keeping her hair looking modern and fresh. But […]

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Another “Float Spa” is Opening This Week

Exciting news: Another float spa is opening this week in West Chester. It’s called East Coast Float Spa and fans of the Dead Sea-esque baths will […]

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Rescue Spa Celebrates 10 Years Today With VIP Discounts and Free Trials

Rescue Spa turns 10 today! And that means a lot of celebrating, in the way the poshest of spas do: Champagne, complimentary trials and consultations, goody bags and […]

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Your Guide to the Best Nude Nail Polishes Ever

When it comes to manicures, I’ve got two settings: near-black or nude. There is no in between. No hot pinks, neon oranges, minty greens or pale grays. (This […]

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I Tried It: Energizing Salt Therapy Bed at New Rittenhouse Spa

When I was invited to preview the services at just-opened Le Rêve Spa in Rittenhouse, I jumped. Sure, they had massages and facials and all the […]