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Time to Treat Yourself?

Feb 19, 2020
a woman receives a shoulder massage while lying down on a massage table at Upper West Spa
Winter weather can add some stress to your beauty routine. Dryness doesn't bode well when trying to feel your best self, but skin treatments, hair care, and nail care can really combat those winter beauty blues. There are a number of salons and spas in Lincoln Square that can rejuvenate you, from high end spa experiences to professional pedicures. Below is a list of local businesses perfect for winter pampering for both men and women:
For hair care:
  • The Barbers on Amsterdam (165 Amsterdam Avenue) offers a number of men's hair and facial hair services, including wash and cuts, traditional hot towel and razor shaves, and trimmings.
  • Valery Joseph Salon (25 Central Park West) is a high end men and women's salon offering haircuts, blowouts, and hair treatments, plus styling and makeup services for brides, waxing, and more. This salon group also offers house calls and sells hair products.
  • Salon 66 (60 West 66th Street) is a full-service hair salon that offers haircuts, hair coloring and highlights, perms, and blow out services. For hair coloring, the salon also offers vegetable dye and sells haircare products.
For nails and more, the following spots offer manicures, pedicures, body and facial waxing, and massages to add-on to your nail experience or to enjoy singularly:
Additionally, 64 Nails & Spa and La Fontaine Nail & Spa offer eyelash extensions and tinting services.
For a spa experience:
  • LaserAway (147 Amsterdam Ave) is a non-surgical, clinical spa that offers such services as laser hair removal, skin rejuvenation, and more.
  • Spa at Mandarin Oriental, NY (80 Columbus Circle) is a luxury wellness spa that can customize experiences regarding facials, massages, and other therapeutic treatments. The spa also offers some fitness and wellness sessions, like yoga and meditation.
  • Upper West Spa (187 Amsterdam Avenue) is a skincare spa offering a variety of services including facials, massages, laser hair removal and more. The spa also sells specialty, advanced skincare products.
Book an appointment at one of Lincoln Square's many salons and spas and treat yourself to some personal care. Spring is around the corner, so don't let the last of this cold weather keep you from enjoying great skin, hair, and nails.

Photo credit: Upper West Spa