The Hong Kong weather and the work-hard/play-hard lifestyle can leave you looking and feeling less than your best. Roots need a touch up? Got a big event coming up and need to book a blow wave? Brows need to be brought into line? We’ve got all this and more covered in this bumper round up of beauty salons and services in Hong Kong to have you in top shape in no time.
The humidity in this town can wreak havoc with even the straightest hair. For fuss-free locks that resist the frizz, speak to an expert to find a treatment that suits your hair type the best. Here are a few you can rely on!
Beautiful Brows and Lashes
It’s amazing the difference well-groomed brows and lashes make. Don’t DIY, head to one of these beauty salons in Hong Kong.
Benefit Cosmetics Shop Various locations around Hong Kong benefitcosmetics.com.hk
Freedas Various locations around Hong Kong freedashk.com
Glow 8/F Silver Fortune Tower, 1 Wellington Street, Central 2525 5198 | glowspa.hk
Mani-pedis are a must in this nail-obsessed city. For toes that are dressed to impress, try a pedicure at one of these Hong Kong salons.
Nail 88 Shop G24-25, Welland Building, 368 Queen’s Road Central 2851 6711
Prefer a healthy glow without the risk of sun damage? Then fake it till you make it, with self-tanning help from this salon:
It’s hot for nine months of the year in Hong Kong, so prepare to bare some skin!
Nude Beautique 14/F, Man Cheung Building, 15-17 Wyndham Street, Central (Plus locations in TST and Causeway Bay) 2868 9100 nudewaxing.com.hk
If you’re like us and you want to do all your beauty services in one place (and let’s be honest – traipsing about town in the heat defeats the purpose of a little pampering!), check out these salons that offer all the above under one roof.
Iyara Various locations iyaradayspa.com
Sense of Touch Various locations senseoftouch.com.hk
Too much tea, coffee and wine can leave your pearly whites not-so bright. Get that Hollywood smile with a quick teeth-whitening session at one of these places.
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This article appeared in the City Guide 2021/2022 issue of Expat Living magazine. Subscribe now so you never miss an issue.