NailsThe Best Nail Salons Across the U.S.
  • We tracked down the best nail salons across the U.S.!
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  • New York: Luxury

    Jin Soon

    Manicure: $18 and up; Nail Art: Additional $2 and up

    Jin Soon may be the most influential nail artist in the business today and it's no surprise as to why. Known for her smudge-proof nails at every fashion show and creative editorial designs, she is the ultimate guru for chic, stylish nails.

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  • New York: Budget

    Marie Nails

    Manicure: $10; Nail Art: Additional $3 and up

    At this New York City nail salon, you can get anything from hand painted nail art to eye popping 3D nails.

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  • Los Angeles: Luxury

    Chi Nail Bar

    Manicure: $25 and up; Nail Art: Inquire per design

    In the heart of Beverly Hills, Chi Nail Bar has been a favorite among the rich and famous and is continuing to make a name for themselves as the premiere nail art salon in L.A. From Swarovski crystal embellishments to hand painted nail art, Chi Nail Bar can do it all. 

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  • Los Angeles: Budget

    Tip Y Toes

    Manicure: $12; Nail Art: $3 and up

    This salon offers a vast variety of nail polishes, great customer service and free, easy parking in L.A.? Sold!

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  • Boston: Luxury

    MiniLuxe

    Manicure: $19 and up; Nail Art: $5

    This Boston nail salon has been winning awards year after year and we know why. MiniLuxe offers exquisite service and creative nail art in a clean and beautiful environment.

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  • Boston: Budget

    Town's Nail & Skin Salon

    Manicure: $12; Nail Art: $3 and up

    This Boston salon located on the famous Newbury Street is quick, clean, and kind to the customer as well as their wallet. 

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  • Chicago: Luxury

    Spifster Nails

    Manicure: $20; Nail Art: $25 and up

    This nail salon offers anything from a simple design on each index finger to 10 tribal covered nails like the ones shown above.

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  • Chicago: Budget

    Fantasy Nails

    Manicure: $12; Nail Art: $10

    Walk-ins become regulars at this Chicago salon because of its cheap prices and skilled technicians.

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  • Dallas: Luxury

    Posh Nail Spa

    Manicure: $28; Nail Art: $5 and up

    On top of your standard shaping and cuticle cutting, Posh's signature manicure includes exfoliation, a paraffin treatment, oil and aromatherapy treatment, as well as an arm and shoulder massage. Finish it all of with the polish or design of your choice.

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  • Dallas: Budget

    Tyler Street Salon

    Manicure: $18; Nail Art: $5 and up

    Here, Lydia will not only give you a quality manicure, but also a killer hand massage to make your nail care experience a peaceful and relaxing one.

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  • Miami: Luxury

    Nail Bar

    Manicure: $20 and up; Nail Art: $6 and up

    The ultra talented nail artists at Nail Bar can provide you with any nail art you can imagine and do it with the utmost perfection. You need to see it to believe it!

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  • Miami: Budget

    Hair Odyssey

    Manicure: $17; Nail Art: $3

    Hair Odyssey is a great salon in Miami Lakes that offers a quality manicure along with any fun nail art of your choosing (see tuxedo nails above) all for a very reasonable price.

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  • Detroit: Luxury

    Nails 07

    Manicure: $18 and up; Nail Art: $5 and up

    Here, even the basic manicure includes a deep dermal transforming wrap to help smooth the appearance of fine lines and promote skin rejuvenation. If you happen to be looking for even more therapeutic hand treatments or gel manicures, dont worry because for a bit more money, you can find just that at Nails 07. 

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  • Detroit: Budget

    Favis Nail Salon

    Manicure: $15; Nail Art: $3 and up

    If you are looking for affordable and quality custom nails in Detroit, then look no further. It may not be the most luxurious of locations, but the technicians are nice and so is the price. 

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  • Austin: Luxury

    Nails Y'all

    Manicure: $20; Embellishments: Starting at $2 per nail

    Meghann Rosales, the genius and talent behind Nails Y'all, can paint a masterpiece on your fingertips.

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  • Austin: Budget

    Sugarcoat Nails

    Manicure: $10; Nail Art: $10 

    Here $10 will get you a standard manicure, but for an additional $10 you have your choice of any nail art design you desire, like the chevron and sparkle shown here.

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  • Indianapolis: Luxury

    Little Nail Shop

    Manicure: $25 and up; Nail Art: Consultation

    The Little Nail Shop is the ultimate nail salon for all things girly and luxurious. Here you can get the trendy rock star nails we have heard so much about or you can cover your nails in art like the hand painted floral print shown above.

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  • Indianapolis: Budget

    City Nails

    Manicure: $13; Nail Art: $5 and up

    Located just a few minutes outside of Indianapolis is this skilled, yet affordable nail salon. The staff is friendly and the gel manicures are guaranteed to last!

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  • Memphis: Luxury

    Elite Nail Spa

    Manicure: $25; Nail Art: $3 each

    Elite Nail Spa soaks and exfoliates your nails and hands to reveal soft, glowing skin. Finish it off with your choice of polish (regular or gel) or if you're feeling artsy, put some on your nails!

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  • Memphis: Budget

    Safety Nails Spa

    Manicure: $13 and up; Nail Art: $3 each

    Just outside of Memphis stands Safety Nails Spa, where 6 professionally trained technicians will provide you with luxury salon service but for half the price. 

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  • Phoenix: Luxury

    Beautiful Skin and Nails

    Manicure: $35; Nail Art: $5

    Beautiful Skin and Nails has you walking out the door with just that! With over 200 nail polish choices, including Chanel, you are bound to leave with the perfect shade you were looking for. 

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  • Phoenix: Budget

    Teres Nail Bar

    Manicure: $15 and up; Nail Art: $4

    Located just outside of Pheonix, this Arizona nail bar wears its state pride right on its fingertips. Might we add, they do a great job showing it.

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  • Philadelphia: Luxury

    Mi Cumbia

    Manicure: $28; Nail Art: $5

    Mi Cumbia is a pioneer Columbian and organic nail salon that uses strictly water-based, non-toxic nail polishes during their nail treatments. Because of this, the salon smells of soothing essential oils rather than toxic fumes, creating a calm and relaxed environment.

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  • Philadelphia: Budget

    Luxxe Nail Spa

    Manicure: $12; Nail Art: $5 and up

    Luxxe Nail Spa has it all. Great atmosphere, great selection and sweetest of all, great prices.

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  • San Francisco: Luxury

    Sparkle San Francisco

    Manicure: $30 and up; Nail Art: $3 and up

    At Sparkle San Francisco you can get anything from a gel manicure, to intricate nail design, to eye catching stiletto nails. This salon wants you and your nails to shine.

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  • San Francisco: Budget

    Simply Unique Nails

    Manicure: $12; Nail Art: $3

    With the acronym "SUN" you can't help but think of happiness and sunshine, and that's exactly how you will feel once you spend time at Simply Unique Nails. With a bright, fun atmosphere and a talented, friendly staff, you are sure to walk out of there with a smile. 

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  • Seattle: Luxury

    Patsy James

    Manicure: $50; Nail Art: $5

    On top of the usual cuticle care and nail shaping, the spa manicure at Patsy James includes a relaxing hand and forearm massage, paraffin treatment and skin exfoliation. For an extra $5 you can get yourself a gel manicure and save yourself the trouble of a weekly trip to the nail salon. 

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  • Budget: Seattle

    Sandals Nail Salon

    Manicure: $12 and up; Nail Art $5 and up

    This salon believes in pampering the client and making sure each person leaves with the best experience possible. Truly a luxurious experience but for a fraction of the price.

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  • Washington, D.C.: Luxury

    Patsy's Nail Bar

    Manicure: $24; Nail Art: $3 and up

    Simple lacquer or long-lasting gel, Patsy's Nail Bar can do anything. If nail art tickles your fancy, it's just $3 a finger, however crystal embellishments may cost you a bit more. 

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  • Washington, D.C.: Budget

    Polished

    Manicure: $18; Nail Art: $5 and up

    In the popular D.C. neighborhood of Georgetown, you'll find this lovely nail salon that provides manicures with staying power and fun nail art if you're looking.

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