Tammy Taylor Nails

Ensuring top class nails to all who visit the salon, Tammy Taylor Nails is just the place if you're looking to get sandal ready toes, just in time for Spring! You can find a Tammy Taylor Nails salon within various suburbs throughout the city, including Oakdene, Killarney, Meyersdal, Broadacres, Bedfordview, Rosebank, Parkhurst, Randburg, Sandton – quite literally anywhere in the city! As for toe treatments, they offer the following:

Details: www.tammytaylornails.co.za | [email protected] | Facebook

Sherbet Angel

Specialising in indulgent boutique beauty treatments that'll leave you feeling like a queen, Sherbet Angel in Linden is a must-visit for all your beauty needs. Their treatment menu consists of practically everything you can think of when it comes to visiting a salon — massages, facials, microblading, luscious lashes, waxing, pre- and post-natal pampers and much more. But we're here for the nails, so here are the deets:

Express Pedicure

Details: www.sherbetangel.co.za | 011 447 1741 | [email protected] | Shop 5, 50 4th Avenue, corner of 8th Street, Linden, Johannesburg



We know, a pedi article wouldn't be complete without giving Sorbet a mention! They offer a variety of manis and pedis to suit every budget. A Mini-Me Pedi is perfect for those of us who are always too busy to treat ourselves. It's a quick soak, file, buff and paint and you get to carry on with the rest of your day. But, if you're looking to indulge a little, there are more thorough and relaxing pedi treatments to choose from. Sorbet also offers a Power Mani, which is a full manicure treatment, including exfoliation and massage. This is the manicure a girl should get when she's really spoiling herself.

Details: www.sorbet.co.za | 011 202 7940 | [email protected]

Nail Studio and Beauty

From gel, acrylic, fibre and silk nails to waxing, facials, teeth whitening and false eyelash extensions and more, Nail Studio and Beauty is the place to go when you're looking for a little beautification and pampering. Their qualified nail technicians are passionate about making customers look and feel fabulous and will happily give you stunning toes to show off in your favourite pair of sandals.

Details: nailstudiosalon.co.za | 011 432 4958 | Comaro View Shopping Centre, corner Soetdoring and Comaro Street, Bassonia, Johannesburg


Bedazzled Beauty Studio

Bedazzled Beauty Studio is a unisex spa that aims to please. You can expect to experience quality service and attention to detail for anything you request. A few of their beauty treatments include massages if you're feeling a little tense, aesthetics (think laser, skin peels and weight loss aids), body wraps, facials, waxes, tints and many others. And with regard to their nail treatments, you will be spoiled for choice:

Details: bedazzledbeautystudio.co.za | 081 833 2354 | [email protected] | 11 Boeing Road West, Bedfordview, Johannesburg

Head To Toe Beauty Spa

Make your way to Head To Toe's nail studio to get those tootsies primped and prepped for spring. There's a HUGE variety of colours for you to choose from and you can decide how you want to have them done — gel, just a simple paint, au naturel, French pedicure or nail art here and there. Another treatment worth mentioning is the lash extensions! Kim got hers done here and she absolutely loved them!

Details: www.headtotoebeautyspa.com | 011 792 5799 | [email protected] | 7 Phillip Le Roux Avenue, Malanshof, Randburg, Johannesburg


Perfect 10 Nail & Body Studio

The name says it all. You'll step out of this salon with 'Perfect 10' nails that'll be the envy of your friends! All you need to do is buy some pretty flip flops to show them off. And no matter your budget, they'll have the perfect treatment for you. You can take your pick from the following:

Details: www.perfect10.co.za |  086 111 2222 | [email protected]

Plush Nails & Beauty

For the ultimate pedi experience, book an appointment at Plush Nails & Beauty in Roodepoort. You'll pay a smidgen more than our limit but trust us, it's worth it. You need to check out their Instagram and Facebook pages to see what amazing nail art they create.

Details: 072 863 5405 | [email protected] | 179 Ontdekkers Road, Horison Park, Roodepoort, Johannesburg


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Tammy Taylor Nails 81onCorlett

Hidden in the heart of Melrose and just a stone's throw away from buzzing Melrose Arch sits Tammy Taylor Nails at 81onCorlett. This gem was designed with love, passion and warmth and offers visitors a serene haven to indulge in a pamper session or four. They offer a variety of treatments to soothe, rejuvenate and beautify, including waxing, massages, facials, hand and feet spoils and lash extensions!

Details: www.tammytaylor81oncorlett.com | 011 568 7537 | [email protected] | 81 Corlett Drive, Birnam, Johannesburg.

Allure Lashes and Aesthetics

Brows and lashes are definitely the features that frame and accentuate our face, which is why Allure Lashes and Aesthetics offers exceptional eye services at great prices. From lash lifts and microblading to permanent makeup, spray tans and your choice of classic or volume lashes, you're bound to walk out looking and feeling like a new person. You can get your initial full set of volume lashes for R950* and classic lashes for R750* (both of which will take two hours to apply). After that, you can opt for a fill if you want to keep your lashes on fleek (the initial set will last two to three weeks) or get them removed. There is also a deposit needed to secure your booking.

Details: www.allurelashes.co.za | 011 029 4422 OR 061 533 6940 | [email protected] | Stonewedge Office Park, Block C, First Floor, 01 Wedgewood Link Road, Bryanston, Johannesburg

Lash extensions

Lash & Brow Bar

The name says it all. Lash & Brow Bar is the place for matters of the eyes. When it comes to lash extensions specifically, you can take your pick from a classic set (R778* per new set) or a volume set (R889* per new set). Fills cost between R333* - R495* depending on how long you've had your lashes (between one to three weeks) and as for removal, it'll cost R111 at the studio. If you're unsure about whether lash extensions are for you, they have an really informative FAQ here.

Details: www.lashandbrowbar.co.za |  011 463 8471 | [email protected] | 131 Wilton Avenue, Bryanston, Johannesburg

Wink & Whisper

For a lash and brow professional that pays attention to detail, make sure you make a booking with Falon at Wink & Whisper in Sandton. She specialises in microblading and various lash extension techniques to ensure that your eyelashes and eyebrows look absolutely flawless. Book yourself in for an accentuating lash lift (R500*, takes 30-45 minutes and lasts 6-8 weeks) 6D microblading (R1 900*) or a full set of fluffy and natural looking Russian volume lash extensions (R1 100*).

Details: www.facebook.com | 072 034 6056 | [email protected] | 52 Kingfisher Drive
Sandton, Johannesburg.

The Brow Studio

The Brow Studio in Melrose Arch specialises in the shaping, correcting, colouring and tattooing of eyebrows, and they also beautify lashes. Not so long ago, our beauty enthusiast, Kim, paid them a visit to give her brows and lashes a new lease on life, and she was thrilled! Read her review here. Other than giving clients stunning brows and fan-like lashes, they also offer permanent makeup, microblading, manis and pedis and, of course, lash extensions. Give yours a little oomph with either a classic (R1 050*) or volume (R1 500*) set.

Details: www.thebrowstudio.co.za | 082 928 0088 | [email protected] | Shop 11, The High Street
Melrose Arch, Johannesburg

Lash extensions

Head To Toe Beauty Spa

Kim had her lash extensions done here not so long ago, and she was absolutely head-over-heels with her 'new' fluffy, long and luxurious lashes. It took about two and bit hours, but the end result was definitely well worth the time investment. Here, you can get your full set of lash extensions for R650*. A fill will cost R370* and removal is R150*. Other than the lovely lashes, they also offer a wide range of beauty treatments. Give their website a squiz to see what else they offer.

Details: www.headtotoebeautyspa.com | 011 792 5799 | [email protected] | 7 Philip Le Roux Avenue, Malanshof, Randburg, Johannesburg

Bloom & Bare

For a luxurious pamper experience, make sure you make an appointment at Bloom and Bare, situated in the little suburb of Boskruin at the Boskruin Village Shopping Centre. They offer a range of treatments that'll leave you feeling relaxed, spoilt and rejuvenated. There's everything from waxing, facials and brow treatments, to manis and pedis, peels, massages and lash extensions (individual lash extensions which lasts 4-6 weeks, R650*). Their fully trained therapists are committed to offering a lush experience along with attention to detail.

Details: www.bloomandbare.co | 011 516 0051 | [email protected] | 1st Floor, Boskruin Village Centre, President Fouche Drive, Boskruin, Randburg, Johannesburg

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