In S.F., new hot spots are popping up on the daily. Whether it’s a fancy-new coffee shop (we’re looking at you, Sightglass) or the latest organic eatery (too many to count), fresh venues are peppering our streets at a head-spinning pace.
Now, don’t get us wrong, we love our classic go-tos especially when it comes to spas and salons (we even wrote a handy-dandy guide to ALL beauty in the Bay), but there are few new get-gorgeous spots that are begging to be explored in this city. Well, we did the hard part for you (we know, tough gig) and jammed around to 10 of the city’s glam, new offerings. From a lux nail salon to a spankin’-new Marina salon that’s actually cool, take a gander and make an appointment, pronto.
Let's face it. No matter what, there are some people who are just hard to shop for — your astoundingly chic friend whose style you can only hope to emulate, your boss who seems to have everything, your anything-goes-but-not-really dad. And, the worst offenders might be creative folks, whose aesthetic can be tough to read
We don’t mean to brag, but New York City is the birthplace of a very important place: the nail salon. Back in 1878, an entrepreneurial woman opened Mrs. Pray's Manicure, the country’s first parlor for the treatment, filing, and buffing of nails. (Actual lacquer, as we know it, wasn’t invented for a few more decades.) read