Best Classic Manicure: Classic Manicure, $29.95 for about 45 minutes, Nail Palace
Your manicurist moves efficiently to file and buff your nails to your desired shape and length before applying nail lacquer for instantly immaculate tips. Visit www.nailpalace.com.sg
Best Spa Manicure: Milky Way Spa Manicure, $58 for 60 minutes, FE The Nail Lounge
Elevate your manicure experience with this intensely nourishing treatment. Enriched with proteins, vitamins and minerals, the products used (including a scrub, mask and ampoule) replenish parched skin for new-found suppleness. Visit www.fethenaillounge.com
Best Classic Pedicure: Classic Pedicure, $42.80 for about 60 minutes, Nail Palace
Expect a swift and no-frills pedicure as your nail technician expertly trims your nails, eliminates cuticles and performs a light massage to energise tired legs. Visit www.nailpalace.com.sg
Best Spa Pedicure: Sakura Sake Pedicure, $80 for 60 minutes, Vedure Face, Body & Nail Medispa
Designed to soothe tired legs and smooth dry skin, highlights include a sake and ginger soak to boost circulation, a brown sugar scrub to remove dead skin cells and rice oil to moisturise. Visit www.vedure.com
Best Nail Art: Nail Art, From $5 per nail, Nail Palace
With 18 locations in Singapore, Nail Palace has over 150 professionally trained nail technicians to offer complete nail care. Watch as your therapist creates your desired nail art with speed and precision. Visit www.nailpalace.com.sg
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Best Holistic Hands & Feet Care: Bastien’s Duo, $290 for 75 minutes, Remède Spa at The St. Regis Singapore
Expect nothing short of perfection with this two-in-one Bastien Gonzalez treatment. With two therapists working in synergy to remove rough patches and trim cuticles, your skin feels soft and smooth while nails regain a healthy shine. The best part? A deeply restorative massage that achieves optimal joint mobility, circulation, skin elasticity and volume in the foot’s fatty cushion. Visit www.remedespasingapore.com
Best Brow Grooming: Thread + Tweeze, $27 for 15 minutes, Browhaus
Known for their expertise in brows, rest assured you’re in good hands here at Browhaus. Combining tweezing and threading, your therapist shapes and grooms your brows with expert precision for impeccable arches. Visit www.browhaus.com
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Best Brow Construction: 9V Ultimate Virtual Brows Embroidery, $1,480 per session, Avone Beauty Secrets
Using a special technique developed in Korea, an extremely fine micro-blade is used to gently embed pigments beneath the upper epidermis for instantly defined yet natural-looking brows with minimal discomfort. Visit www.avone.sg
Best Brazilian Wax: Brazilian Wax, $62 for about 30 minutes, STRIP
Hygiene and speed are the two things the therapists at STRIP pride themselves upon. Complete with gloves, sealed towelettes and a strict no double-dipping rule, you’ll be pruned and prepped to perfection in no time. Visit www.strip.com.sg
Best Pain-Free Hair Removal: Silky Smooth IPL Permanent Hair Removal, from $90 per session, EstheClinic
Unlike traditional IPL systems, the clinic’s MacPeel No Pain System is suitable for everyone, even those with darker skin tones. This is due to the gradual heating of the dermis to destroy hair follicles using a high repetition rate so as not to damage surrounding tissues. It also includes an integrated contact cooling system for maximum comfort and optimal efficacy. Visit www.estheclinic.com.sg
Maintain your immaculately grooming results with these:
Massage this into nails and cuticles to promote healthier and stronger nail growth, thanks to its blend of aloe vera extract and evening primrose and grapeseed oils.
Put an end to dry cuticles and brittle nails with this conditioning salve that’s rich in argan oil, vitamin E and arnica.
Stabilised retinol, niacinamide and turmeric extract work in synergy to rejuvenate the back of the hands by stimulating collagen production, keep hyperpigmentation at bay and fend of UV damage.
This ultra-lavish formula smooths and softens hands with May Rose Wax, brightens with Iris Pallida extract and leaves them delicately perfumed—applying hand cream on-the-go has never been this pleasurable.
Tahitian volcanic sand, fine pumice and salt crystals gently buffs away rough skin as a replenishing mix of Green Seaweed Extract, Blue Sea Kale, Shea Butter and Rice Bran Oil douses skin in antioxidants and moisture. Plus, its self-warming formula recreates a spa-like experience anytime, anywhere.
Tested and approved for use by ophthalmologists and dermatologists, this conditioning formula was supports lashes’ and brows’ natural renewal cycle for healthier, fuller growth. It is also fragrance-, colourants- and parabens-free so you can use it with a peace of mind.
Uniquely designed to grab even the tiniest of lashes, this all-time best-selling tweezer is a mainstay in every beauty insider’s kit for perfectly defined arches.
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Styled by: Karla Clarke
Model: Gigi Midgley/Priscillas Model management
Hair and Makeup: Joel Phillips/Vivien’s Creative