Beauty » Washington, DC

Beauty in Washington, DC

Bare-bones or luxe, traditional or funky, there's no shortage of beauty options in DC. Here are some of our favorite salons and spas for hair, skin, nails, and more.
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Bang Salon

With three locations in the city and the ability to make reservations online this award winning salon is convenient, with one location located in the Verizon center you can even get your hair done right before the game or concert. You can get your hair cut, styled, and colored or get waxing services, or you could try out the permanent makeup services. Get your brows or lashes tinted, get eyelash extensions, brows arched, or get your lips stained. The salons are also staffed with stylists that are great at working with kids under the age of 10 finding styles that both kids and parents are happy with as well as putting kids at ease while in the chair. 

Hela Spa

This Swedish medical spa offers a full range of treatments and services that will leave your skin looking and feeling better than ever. Start with  digital skin analysis and follow that up with photorejuvenation, injections, or peels. Your skin will be smoother and age spots, scarring, and uneven skin tones will start to be normalized. They also offer classes including infant massage classes that will help soothe your baby as well as relieve gas pains and help with colic. 

Maria Duquette's Best Waxing Center

Specializing in hair removal this center offers waxing and electrolysis services. It is not a spa with all the amenities and a relaxing environment, it is however a great place to get waxed by the best. They are experts in the field and sanitize all tools daily. They are educated and will educate you on when to come for follow up waxing appointments. They will take an assessment to be sure that your skin is ok for the waxing. They only accept cash so come prepared, after you have come for a couple appointments they will accept personal checks. 

Michael Anthony Salon

Located across the street from Eastern Market you are sure to enjoy good views during your visit. This Paul Mitchell Signature Salon offers the latest Paul Mitchell products and techniques as well as Hairdream extensions. They do offer monthly specials that often feature a free service with the purchase of additional services on specified days. And as a customer you are automatically entered into the Frequent Dryer Points program that rewards you different amounts of points based on the stylist and the service, the points add up and can be redeemed for products. 

Mimosa Salon and Spa

If you go on a Sunday you will be treated to complimentary mimosas, and on any other day of the week you will be treated to complimentary glasses of wine or champagne. Enjoy your drink with a manicure, pedicure, or hair service. Sit back and enjoy a deep conditioning treatment or So.Cap. hair extensions. They can get crowded on the weekends so be sure to make an appointment so that you can relax, get pampered, and sip on good wine.