We usually focus on food and sweat, but as the glittery holidays approach it's nice to know where you can get cleaned up. And since we'd much rather spend money on calories in or out, here are two ways for all you fit and well fed guys and gals to get gussied up proper without spending money you'd rather use elsewhere.
Type: Blow-Dry Bar, Salon (Men+Women)
Location: 1121 Montana Ave, Santa Monica
Services: Hair do's. Hair cuts.Color. Make-Up. Scalp/shoulder/hand massage. Scalp treatment.
OTC Tip: Nab an appointment in the AM for complimentary tea/coffee and cupcakes. Select an afternoon/evening time if you prefer champagne.
Price: $35 for a simple 'do or a blowout.
Ziba Beauty x Fred Segal
Type: Threading (aka facial hair-removal)
Location: Fred Segal (the side next to Umami Burger) - 500 Broadway, Santa Monica
Services: Brows, Lip, Forehead, Sides, Neck, Chin, Face (shoulders up)
OTC Tip: Make sure you get Glenn. He'll treat you right!
Price: Brows are $12-$15