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Philadelphia's Best Nail Salons

By Lauren Colonna | July 19, 2018 | Style & Beauty

Whether you are looking for a relaxing pedicure or glamorous nail art for a special occasion, these top-notch Philly nail salons have just what you are looking for.

Lacquer Lounge


The Black Charcoal Detox Pedi uses activated charcoal, emollients, and extracts to eliminate toxins and impurities while smoothing and conditioning your skin. The 60-minute treatment includes a black charcoal foot soak, moisturizing mask, hot steam towels and more. $75, Multiple Locations, 267.758.2385

Life Time Ardmore


After completing a killer workout in their state-of-the-art facilty, head downstairs to Life Time's luxe spa for some much-deserved pampering services. In a rush? The Express LifeSpa Mani is a quick 15-minute manicure that includes nail shaping and application of your favorite nail color. 40 E. Montgomery Ave., 484-393-7100.

Mingle Nail Lounge


Book an appointment with any of the talented nail artists at this Manayunk salon. Mingle provides the latest in nail trends from perfectly shaped gel manicures to the latest show-stopping nail art. Going to a glam event? Up your nail game and ask them to decorate your mani with real Swarovski crystals. 4237 Main St., 215.483.5522

Mi Cumbia Organica


Indulge in the Columbiana Escape Package for a full hour-and-half of deep relaxation. Using organic ingredients formulated without any additives, the package includes the Limon Organica Pedicura, a 30-minute Mango Foot Massage, and the Coconut Baganza manicure. $119, 328 S. 17th St., 215.735.7980

Adolf Biecker Spa/Salon


Opt for a shellac manicure for photo-ready nails that last up to two weeks. Adolf Biecker nail artist, Lori Deangelis, recommends this manicure specifically since the polish wears like gel but is much gentler. $40, Multiple Locations, 215.735.6404.

Laurentius Salon


Indulge in the signature Balinese Ginger pedicure and experience the beauty ritual used in Bali palaces since the 17th century. The luxurious deep exfoliation and polishing service is known as a “facial for your feet.” $65, 815 Christian St., 215.238.0764

Photography by: Photography courtesy of Lacquer Lounge, Mingle Nail Lounge (Instagram), Mi Cumbia Organica, Adolf Biecker Spa/Salon, Laurentis Salon, Lifetime Fitness Ardmore