Look your best this holiday season!By: Brittany Nicole La Hue
Now that you’ve found the perfect outfit and accessories to wear to your holiday parties and events, it’s time to get ready. West Hollywood salons, spas and beauty bars offer the best tanning, hair, skin and makeup services from experts in the field. Make an appointment today – you never know when that party’s pictures might get posted on Facebook!
627 N. Robertson Boulevard West Hollywood, CA
Sunstyle Tanning recognizes that one of the most important parts of a tan is keeping it! After your UV tan, airbrush or spray tan session, you’ll receive complimentary beauty products to help your bronze last. The latest tanning technology and products, along with highly educated studio attendants and lots of tanning beds will make your tanning experience a pleasure, not a chore.
8539 # 12 Sunset Boulevard West Hollywood, CA
At Sunset Tan, you can find traditional UV tanning as well as healthier non-UV tanning. State-of-the-art equipment will help you get the best tan possible before your big event, and you’ll do it all in a luxurious atmosphere. Frosted glass, brushed steel walls, silk drapes, plasma TVs, candles and water sculptures will put you in the mood to relax and be pampered. Super-tan Brooke Burke is an investor – which says a lot about the quality of the product.
7985 Santa Monica Boulevard West Hollywood, CA
When it comes to your skin, you want nothing less than an expert to handle it. Marc Edward has worked with dermatologists, plastic surgeons and elite day spas to gather the best knowledge and technique for his clients. Schedule a signature facial treatment, organic facial, oxygen therapy treatment, silk peel, hydrafacial, microdermabrasion, glycolic peel, LED light therapy and more all in-house. You can even book a deep tissue, Swedish, sports, shiatsu or pregnancy massage for the ultimate stress release before your big holiday party.
627 Sweetzer Avenue West Hollywood, CA
There’s a reason Vogue, Allure and countless other beauty authorities name Deborah DePiano as one of the best in the business. Celebrities and those in the know come in for private skin treatments, customized to their own skin types and needs. Be pampered like a star, and your glowing complexion will show it!
8701 Santa Monica Blvd West Hollywood, CA
In the city where youth is a commodity, anti-aging treatments are a must. Look no further than Face Place, which is known for one of the most effective anti-aging treatments on the market. Named Vanity Fair’s “LA’s Most Sought-After Facial,” Face Place has services for people of every age and with every skin type. You’ll find facials, skin peels, back treatments, waxing and reflexology to give you a clear and healthy complexion that lasts.
636 Unit B N. Robertson Boulevard West Hollywood, CA
Located in West Hollywood’s trendy and star-laden Avenues of Art, Fashion and Design, Marco Pelusi’s hair studio keeps celebrities and regular folk alike coming back for more. Marco’s top-of-the-line services include haircuts for both men and women, hair color, keratin smoothing, hair extensions, collagen conditioning, straightening, blowdry and styling.
8595 Sunset Boulevard West Hollywood, CA
Red-carpet (or Facebook-photo-worthy) hair starts with a very important thing – the perfect blowout. At Drybar, that’s all you’ll find. For just $35, you’ll receive the right blowout for your style. Whether you have straight or curly hair, you can choose from looks such as Straight Up, Manhattan, The Cosmo, Mai Tai, Cosmo-Tai, Southern Comfort, Hot Toddy or Up-tini. Come in for a rejuvenating “hair shot” or scalp massage, or if you’re truly pressed for time, a Drybar specialist will come to you. You can even have a pre-party (or main attraction party) at your house – the possibilities for great hair are endless!
409 N. Robertson Boulevard West Hollywood, CA
Ken Paves’ personal slogan, “The most beautiful a woman can be is confident as herself,” is exemplified in his Robertson Boulevard salon. From haircuts to base color, corrective color, highlights, extensions and blowouts, Paves believes that “Beauty cannot be bought or applied. It can only be recognized.” His celebrity clients agree. With Paves’ salon and his own line of hair extensions of styling tools, you can have Ken wherever you go.
8001 Santa Monica Blvd West Hollywood, CA
Mixing aromatherapy with reflexology and mani/pedis, Extremedys 2012 is an exciting new way to get your nails done. Choose from classic nail applications, gel polish, or Minx, the new metallic nail coverings. Minx is a waterless manicure that comes with a massage and cuticle grooming. Heat seals the polish on, so there’s no drying time or toxic chemicals. There’s no better way to look great on the go!
8627 Sunset Boulevard West Hollywood, CA
When was the last time someone really examined your nails? Jessica Nail Clinic recognizes that not all peoples’ nails are alike. When you head to the salon, a nail cultivist will analyze your nails to find out what type they are. The rest of the manicure will be built around this. Different nails need different things, and once your manicure is complete, you’ll receive beauty regimen advice to restore or maintain your nails’ health and beauty for long after the polish is gone.
8951 Sunset Boulevard West Hollywood, CA
If you aren’t the best at applying makeup, want to try an exciting new style or just don’t have time before the big event, head to Blushington. An expert makeup artist will glam you up for just $35. You’ll love the atmosphere – Blushington is a beauty lounge all about fun and style.
9053 Nemo Street West Hollywood, CA
If you’re sick of following makeup tips from the runway or fashion magazines, only to realize that the colors and styles just don’t work for your face type or skin, we understand. The Nile Institute on Nemo Street in West Hollywood offers customized makeup applications to fit your look and personality. You can also receive aromatherapy and color light therapy while you’re there for your best mood.
8533 Melrose Avenue West Hollywood, CA
You’ll find everything you need for a glamorous night out at Makeup Mandy’s Melrose Avenue salon. Get your hair cut, colored, highlighted or styled for the red carpet. Next, perfect your eyebrows, lip line, sideburns and bikini line with Makeup Mandy’s expert waxing and threading. Need a tan? Airbrush bronzing at the salon has been named Citysearch’s Best Sunless Tan. Now for makeup. No matter what your needs there’s a package for you, ranging from a mini makeover to the Starlet to Red Carpet Ready and Paparazzi Perfect. Air brushing is also available, as are private and group makeup application lessons, so that you’ll look your best every single day.
8600 W. Sunset Boulevard West Hollywood, CA 90069
For those who miss British hairdresser Vidal Sassoon, his progeny has now opened up shop in West Hollywood. Eden Sassoon, daughter of Vidal, recently opened Eden by Eden Sassoon on Sunset Boulevard. Stop in for hair, makeup, nail and eyelash services from professionals. Or get ready for a night out on the town at the salon for cheap; Eden offers wash, blow dry, manicure and eyebrows all for only $65! You can also get pampered a la carte – a dry cut will set you back only $15, a blow dry $35 and makeup application just $35.
8951 Santa Monica Boulevard West Hollywood, CA
Want to DIY? Come to Beauty Collection to purchase your own high-quality products imported from around the world. All the products offered in store were hand-selected for their quality and distinction, so you know that you’ll be getting only the best. Beauty Collection is also a great place to find holiday gifts for others (and yourself, of course)!