FINALLY! An affordable nail salon in London that does it right. One of my biggest frustrations about nail places generally in London is you either pay an arm or a leg for really good salon type service, or you go to a little neighborhood local and soak your nails for 5 minutes and get them painted for 30 quid. I'm a chronic nail biter, so having some place I can go every couple of weeks for a...more
This is a nice, friendly salon in Shoreditch that I discovered through Yelp. I went to get my nails done because I was in the neighborhood. While I was there, I noticed two things:
1. The salon has a nice vibe to it and I liked being there.
2. Clients were leaving with fantastic-looking hair.
My nails looked fab and now my hair does too - I returned the next day and got a hair cut that really...more
Nails. Nails. Nails. Nails. Nails. (I can say it 20x, but I won't -- but I am 20x happier than I was yesterday morning).
Because I made it to Painted Lady (and to Christina) -- and now all of my fingers and all of my toes sparkle and shine with the power of Essie pink and cobalt (pink on toes, cobalt blue on fingers, but of course) -- and love and care and effort and perfection....more
The Painted Lady is a Friendly little salon with plenty of vintage appeal. The shop itself has quite a 'shabby chic' interior, but everything is comfortable and in great nick (including the backwash sinks which I usually loathe!) and the quirky decor makes for a far more interesting hairdressing experience than some.
Staff are very pleasant and down-to-earth and do a particularly great job...more