10 Nail Salons Perfect for Your Girls’ Day Out
Round up the squad!
(SPOT.ph) Catching up with the squad soon? Make it a pampering session with mani-pedis and have a nail sparty! You can even get matching nail art if you want to level up your #SquadGoals. Below, we round up 10 salons around the Metro perfect for your next girls' day out.
Kallista Nail Pamper Lounge
2/F S Maison, Conrad Hotel Manila, Marina Way, Mall of Asia, Pasay City
Open daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
If you and your girlfriends dream about living the goddess life (you know, dressed in swanky silk robes while getting pampered), Kallista will turn that fantasy into a reality. Posh interiors, plush seating, and gold accent pieces will whisk you away from the hustle and bustle of the city to a place that oozes old-world charm. This Grecian-inspired space really treats you like a true goddess! Get spoiled with a complimentary beverage, a fluffy blanket, and an eye mask so you can fully relax as they transform your digits into gorgeous tips painted with polishes from Zoya, Butter London, Orly, Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, YSL, or Christian Loubotin, among others.
Must-try services: Kallista Signature (P435/hands, P715/feet), Goddess Glow (P875 to P1,000), Aphrodite's Ritual (P2,300)
Manos Nail Lounge
Unit 2-I Crescent Park Residences, 30th Street corner 2nd Avenue, Bonifacio Global City
Contact: 478-4057 and 0917-315-6627
Open from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Tuesday to Friday) and from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Saturday and Sunday)
A mani-pedi sesh at Manos isn't only about you and your pals getting pampered—it's about supporting local and preserving the environment, too! Step inside and you will be greeted by a display shelf that showcases some of the local products from homegrown brands that the nail salon uses for its services. The nature-inspired interiors also reflect their advocacy to support local and eco-friendly products. They use formaldehyde-, toluene-, and DBP-free nail polish brands and vegan brand Zoya so you won't have to worry about harsh chemicals damaging your nails.
Must-try services: Manos Classic (P520), Manos Express (P380), Manos Signature (P900)
Kiyosa Japanese Total Beauty
Unit Ground A F1 Hotel, 32nd Street corner Lane Q, Bonifacio Global City; 2/F S Maison, Marina Way, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City
Contact: 805-8888 and 0939-915-8888 (F1 Hotel branch); 771-1009 and 0917-620-4241 (S Maison branch)
Open daily from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. (F1 Hotel branch); and from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. (S Maison branch)
Get matchy-matchy nail art with the squad at the country's first Japanese gel nail salon. Kiyosa flaunts a chic minimalist aesthetic, but don't be fooled—their nail art designs are the bomb! This is because Kiyosa takes nail art seriously. Their nail technicians all have to go through a three-month "Nail School" before they become licensed nail artists! To give you an idea of just how serious they are about nails, they shell out roughly half a million pesos to complete nail school. We kid you not. Kiyosa makes use of Ace Gel and special brushes to perfect their artwork on each digit. They also offer complimentary coffee and Japanese tea!
Must-try services: Gel Nail (P580/junior, P980/senior), Gel Art (P1,480/junior, P2,280/senior), Hand Spa (P1,000)
See a list of Nail Spa branches
Contact: 687-4991 and 687-7011 (Shangri-La Plaza)
Open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Monday to Thursday), 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Friday), 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Saturday), and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Sunday)
Sit back and have a relaxing sparty with your girl friends at this pretty nail salon. Nail Spa has romantic toile de jouy interiors by Ito Kish, making every corner eye candy and Instagram-worthy. Settle into their cozy couches and get ready to be pampered by their skillful nail technicians that can turn your tips into a masterpiece in just one session. Pick from their wide selection of polishes from Zoya and Essie, to Chanel and Dior, among many others!
Must-try services: Express Hands (P250), Bliss Hands (P720), Pamper Feet (P780)
G/F NFB Building, EDSA corner Arnaiz, Makati City
Contact: 586-0985 and 0917-866-2457
Open daily from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Located between Dasmariñas Village and bustling Makati is St. Nails—the busy girl's sweet escape from the real world. Its concrete walls, plush purple lounge chairs, and black-and-white Victorian flooring give the nail salon a cosmopolitan vibe. They carry Lush Polishes to Premium Polishes from OPI, Sally Hansen, Cuccio, and Mattifier to Butter London, Glitter, Magnetic, and Crack Nails. They even do nail art with gems and stickers!
Must-try services: Classic Manicure (P200), Hand Bliss with Manicure (P350), Pamper Me Now (P800/Hand and Foot Bliss with Manicure and Pedicure)
I Do Nails
3/F Eastwood Mall, Eastwood City, Libis, Quezon City; Ground Floor, Building 1, Tuscany at McKinley Hill, Upper McKinley Road, McKinley Hill, Taguig City
Contact: 234-5756 and 0917-531-5365 (Eastwood branch); 823-3495 and 0917-838-8095 (Tuscany branch)
Open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Sunday to Thursday) and from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. (Friday and Saturday)
Pressed for time but still want to bond over mani-pedis with your gal pals? I Do Nails is the place to be! They offer "Quickie" mani-pedi sessions perfect for girls on the go. The nail salon flaunts a simple but sweet look, with a lavender accent wall, plush gold couches, and teal pillows—just the essentials for a relaxing sparty with your friends. They also have an impressive collection of nail art designs that you can choose from.
Must-try services: Quickie Mani (P250), Rescue Me Hand Spa with Manicure (P650), Gel Polish Manicure (P750)
French Tips Nail Parlour
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Contact: 941-7263 (SM Megamall)
Open daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
A visit to French Tips' bright and colorful space always means leaving the nail salon with all smiles. The nail salon has a vibrant accent wall that will immediately catch the eye of any passerby. Stepping inside will make you feel like Alice falling into a rabbit hole, as a view of the gardens of France will greet you, lined with bright yellow couches, grass walls, and white deer heads. French Tips makes use of Zoya polishes as well as Gelish.
Must-try services: French Tips Signature Manicure (P360), Eco-Chic (P720), Eco Colours Hand (P990)
2/F UP Town Center, Phase 2B, Katipunan Avenue, Quezon City
Contact: 960-4358 and 0917-860-4358
Open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Monday to Thursday) and from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Friday to Sunday)
Pink Peony is like your childhood dream bedroom came to life. Cozy couches, sheer white drapes, chic gold accents, and other cool details will instantly put you in a calm and relaxed mood. Plus, you and your girlfriends will have matching IG posts because everything about this quaint nail salon is Instagram-worthy! They carry premium polishes like Essie, OPI, CND, Wills, Chanel, Jill Stuart, Dior, and more.
Must-try services: Pink Peony Signature Treatment (P600/hands, P870/feet), Citrus Love Treatment (P525/hands, P835/feet), Cooling Treatment (P470/hands, P745/feet)
Touch Nail and Lash Salon
The Pearl Place, Pearl Drive corner Gold Loop, Pasig City
Contact: 656-7125 and 0915-908-0598
Open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Monday to Saturday)
In the middle of Ortigas Center is this white-and-teal nail salon that flaunts modern Parisian chic-inspired interiors. The unconventional seating makes it the perfect place for a sparty with friends—the layout is wide open, making it easy to chat and take group photos with the squad. Touch Nail and Lash Salon makes use of Essie, OPI, CND, and China Glaze polishes which are all free of toxic chemicals that may damage your nails. Plus, they're always updated with the newest colors and nail trends!
Must-try services: Signature Touch Combo (P750), Spa Service Combo (P1,150), Gel Polish Mani (P700)
Maîson by Nail Spa
G/F Edades Tower and Garden Villas, Amorsolo Drive, Rockwell Center, Makati City
Open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Monday to Thursday), 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Friday and Saturday), and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Sunday)
Maison flaunts gorgeously luxe interiors, but it's the earth tones, cushy couches, mismatched throw pillows, and overall eclectic vibe that make it easy to feel right at home. Sink into one of their plush couches and feel like a true queen as you indulge in relaxing aromatherapy, meticulous cleaning, and pampering massages. Their lotions and scrubs are all made from natural ingredients, specially blended by Zenutrients. They also carry a wide range of polishes from Essie to OPI, Deborah Lippmann to Illamasqua, Chanel to Louboutin. Pro-tip: Make an appointment because the salon can get packed!
Must-try services: Pret-a-Porter Hands (P320), Sublime Feet (P810), Intense Hands (P825)