Marble is all about the hype right now. Luxurious, elegant and chic, marble prints are found on pretty much anything at the moment… phone cases, notebooks, nails. You name it.
Marble nail art have been (extremely) viral and trendy at the moment so why miss out on the fun when you can get marble nails too, here in Singapore? Here are 5 nail salons you definitely want to consider visiting if you’re on the lookout to dress up your nails.
- Branche @ Capitol Piazza, City Hall
Branche is a top Japanese salon chain established in Nagoya that has opened its flagship luxury nail salon in Capitol Piazza. The nail salon is taken care of by their professional nail artist, Safori who is popular among customers and has been sent down from Japan. Unlike any other nail salon, Branche is luxurious and has served famous celebrities around the world, including Mariah Carey (Omg!) and Japanese artists back in Japan. Their Japanese hospitality and service
Unlike any other nail salon, Branche is luxurious and has served famous celebrities around the world, including Mariah Carey (Omg!) and Japanese artists back in Japan. Their Japanese hospitality and service separates them from other nail salons in Singapore, serving each customer gracefully with their authentic matcha latte and shrimp cookies.
Though their prices are a tad bit higher than others, expect a luxurious and lavish experience at Branche as they will only give you their best.
Address: 13 Stamford Road B1-33, Capitol Piazza, S178905. Opening hours: Mon-Sun, 11am-8pm
- The Nail Artelier @ Haji Lane
Voted “Best for Nail Art” in Expat Living, The Nail Artelier is a definite art-centric nail salon that is popular among the younger crowd with its hip location in Haji Lane. Their signature service is customization, in which you can show the design of your choice to be replicated on your pretty, dainty nails. This beats any other traditional nail salons, which limits your design options to what is on display.
The options are endless, as their nail artists are truly skilled to accede to any requests, be it a design you see off the Internet, the latest runway designs or a photo of a person that you would like painted on your nails. Their nail art is truly a work of art, as they focus on perfecting intricate details and are meticulous to execute their designs well.
If you decide to pay them a visit, try asking for Ying, as she is favoured by many customers who are blown away by her detail work and ability to execute each and every request.
Address: 666 North Bridge Road S188800. Opening Hours: Mon-Sun, 11am-9pm
- Bejeweled @ International Plaza
If you are working in the central district and would like to pamper yourself during lunch time, Bejeweled is the place for you. The nail salon is located at International Plaza, Tanjong Pagar district and has opened its second branch at Breadtalk IHQ, Tai Seng.
Apart from their nail services, they offer facials, hair removal (Waxing and IPL), eyelash extensions and eyelash perming. Talk about pampering yourself from head to toe.
Bejeweled is the nail salon if you are on the lookout for unique nail art designs that will attract compliments from your friends and family. They are up-to-date with the latest trends and designs and can definitely recommend you the latest design if you’re overwhelmed by their choices. Their design options are (almost) endless with a wide plethora that fits any mood or occasion. They are impressive with their skills and stability to execute hand-drawn designs that are almost impossible to DIY.
Address: 10 Anson Road #02-48 International Plaza S079903. Opening hours: Mon-Fri, 11am-8pm, Sat, 11am-4.30pm
Address: Breadtalk IHQ, 30 Tai Seng Road, #02-01. Opening Hours: 1130am-8pm
- The Glamorous Factory @ Plaza Singapura
Treat yourself to a celebrity experience at The Glamorous Factory @ Plaza Singapura. The nail salon has garnered much success after its official opening in 2012, and has opened 3 branches in Singapore located at Plaza Singapura, The Clift and Roxy Square II. The Glamorous Factory is headed by Yee Sin, the head nail artist who have been in the industry for more than 12 years and has an impressive portfolio including her special training in Korea led by the South Korean nail goddess, Mdm Shigeyama Ai, who by the way has an A-list clientele including singer/actress Boa Kwon and members of pop girl groups, Girls’ Generation, T-ara and Sistar. The list is extravagant, I know.
Locally, their loyal customers include celebrities like Priscelia Chan, Ya Hui, Chen Li Ping, and Dawn Yeoh, as well as Taiwanese artiste Annie Chen.
The nail salon brand reaches out to busy executives who are looking for nail services on-the-go. Whether you have a busy schedule or just can’t stand the boredom of waiting for the nail service to end, The Glamorous Factory provides a speedy and efficient service that is sure to impress you.
Address: 68 Orchard Road #04-38, Plaza Singapura. Opening Hours: Mon-Fri, 11am-9pm, Sat&Sun, 11am-8pm
Address: 21 McCallum Street #01-10, The Clift. Opening Hours: Mon-Fri, 1030am-830pm, Sat, 10am-6pm
- Glitzy Fingers
Glitzy Fingers (cute name, I know) specializes in providing expeditious acrylic and gel services. Unlike many other nail salons in Singapore, they only do gelish manicure and does not provide normal nail polish. If you did not know, gelish manicures beats normal manicure out of the park as it lasts up to 3 weeks, provides high shine without fading, does not stain, chip or peel, does not damage your natural nails and the best part: they dry immediately!
Though gelish manicures are usually more expensive, their prices are super affordable and definitely worth all the benefits. Glitzy Fingers has risen to its fame through word-of-mouth recommendations from its loyal following who highlights Belle, the owner, to offer a hospitable service to each and every customer.
Address: 101 Upper Cross Street #03-58 Candy Beauty and Art Gallery, People’s Park Centre S058357.Opening Hours: 11am-9pm
Tel: 81007353 (Belle)