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The Best Nail Salons in US, According to Editors

The Best Nail Salons in Every Major City, According to Editors

The Best Nail Salons in US, According to Editors
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Whenever you're in a new city, finding the best nail salon near you can be a bit of a challenge. There are so many different options (especially in major cities), and sifting through the countless Yelp, Google, and Facebook reviews can be time-consuming and . . . well, let's face it, boring. By the same token, not everyone has all day to scroll through endless Instagram posts searching for the closest nail salon that gives the perfect "glazed doughnut" manicure or carries the special powder needed for chrome finishes. Luckily, we're here to help.

We've asked our POPSUGAR editors, who have spent countless hours trying out different salons across the country, to share the best places to get your nails done, categorized by major American cities. Whether you're searching for the perfect spot to finally test out a waterless pedicure or just want a nail artist who can execute the polarizing "vagina" nail trend, we've got you covered — and we're speaking from experience.

Ahead, we've rounded up the best editor-tested nail salons in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Austin, Chicago, Atlanta, and San Francisco. Keep reading for our picks.

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