Spring is the season for blooming and transforming! The harsh Chicago winter can definitely make you feel like you could use a pick-me-up. Soak up the spring sun and feel your best while doing it! Glow-up in Lakeview East at these small owned local businesses.

Blink and Polish Nail SalonLocated at 3356 N. Broadway. Blink and Polish has been serving the Lakeview East community since 2021! They offer many different nail services for all your glow-up needs. They offer so many pedicure options, dip manicures, and combos so you can get both done and save some money doing it! They also do waxing, lashes, and lash lifts.

Choc Choc Cosmetics– Need a new skin routine this spring? Look no further than Choc Choc Cosmetics! Located at 3127 N Broadway, this Korean skincare shop has everything you need to glow up this spring. This skincare shop is here to give you the K-Pop Idol glow you want to get ready for the summer. The friendly staff has recommendations based on what you want to achieve, and all the prices are beyond reasonable! Stop in and say hello to gorgeous skin.

Chicago Male Salon & SpaNeed a stylist that specializes in men’s cuts? Look no further than Chicago Male Salon & Spa! Located at 3418 N. Halsted, Chicago Male Salon & Spa offers a variety of different services to get you feeling your best. They offer men’s cut, color, styling, facials, microdermabrasion, body wax, face wax, manscaping, and lash lifts and tint.  

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Dea Litsa Facial Spa– Have you treated yourself to a facial lately? Dea Litsa is a facial spa located at 2817 N Broadway. Owner and Esthetician Tanita Dean, provides different options for facials, including a personalized option that is a completely customizable, 60-minute skin treatment that consists of a deep cleansing, exfoliation, and a nourishing mask. Whether you desire to correct acne, pigmentation, or aged skin! Tanita made her salon so comfortable and relaxing, so you will feel pampered every step of the way. Check out all the options, pricing, and appointments available here!

Ingmar James Salon– Ingmar James Salon at 3255 N. Broadway, offers a plethora of different services for your spring glow up needs. They offer a women’s haircut, a women’s haircut tailored to thick or long hair, a men’s haircut, women’s hair styling, keratin treatments, extensions, all over color, highlights, balayage, and vivid colors. They also offer the option to donate your hair to the Children With Hair Loss foundation. Take a look at all their services and prices here. 

Love You Nail Salon– Love You Nail Salon at 2829 N. Clark, is known for their Russian manicures, but they offer so much more. Stop into this salon (new to Lakeview East in 2023), and you can get your eyelashes, eyebrows, and waxing all done under one roof. Check out a list of all their services with pricing, here!

My Salon SuiteLocated at 2817 N Broadway, My Salon Suite offers many different services by independent beauty professionals. You can book everything from a barber cut, to lashes, body waxing, braiding, perms, makeup, facials, microdermabrasion, chemical peels, and so much more! My Salon Suite is your one-stop-shop for all your beauty needs.  

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Salon Blue Beauty BoutiqueLocated at 2915 N Sheffield. Salon Blue offers fresh haircuts and colors for both men and women of every age, so you can bring the whole family and everyone will leave feeling anything but blue! They also have a retail section at the shop, with high end skincare to take him, jewelry, and accessories like scarves, gloves, and more! Book an appointment here.

Salon SENSalon SEN, located at 3740 N. Halsted, offers a variety of different services for all your glow up needs. They offer men’s and women’s haircuts, hair styling, color treatments, men’s gray blending, keratin treatments, hair therapy treatments, and hair extensions.  

Strands & Trends Hair Salon– Located at 3182 N. Clark, Strands & Trends Hair Salon is here for your spring glow up! They offer women’s haircuts, bangs trims, color retouches, highlights, lowlights, vivid colors, corrective colors, keratin treatments, perms, men’s haircuts, beard trims, neck trims and clean ups, and many other services!  

Robert Jeffery SalonAt 3153 N. Broadway, Robert Jeffery Salon offers everything you may need to look and feel your best this spring. They offer a traditional short haircut, a detailed haircut, children’s haircut, all over color, highlights, balayage, hairstyling, keratin treatments, K18 treatments, a Brazilian blowout, and many more services! They also offer a 15% discount for any student with a valid student ID!

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