Richella’s Skincare Studio
50 Concord Square
Boston, MA 02118
Hours: Mon, Thur to Fri – 12 p.m. – 8 p.m., Sat – 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Clients rave about Richella’s Skincare Studio. They love how comfortable they feel and the fantastic customer service offered by this salon. They also love the price. Richella’s Skincare Studio is modestly priced, even a deal when compared to Boston’s pricier spas and salon. Prices range from $12 to $40 depending on the wax. Prepare for a thorough wax with a knowledgeable staff when you go to Richella’s Skincare Studio.
524 Tremont St
Boston, MA 02116
Hours: Mon to Fri – 11 a.m. – 9 p.m., Sat – 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sun – 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Étant offers a luxurious upscale surrounding with an inviting unpretentious staff- a rare combination for a full service Boston day spa. You will walk out of étant loving your wax and thrilled with the service. If you are used to get your waxing done at basic hair or nail salons the prices at étant will be a little higher than you expect. The spa charges $25 for an eyebrow wax and other waxing services cost between $15 to $135 depending on the service.
The Spa at Mandarin Oriental
776 Boylston St
Boston, MA 02199
Hours: Mon to Thur – 11 a.m. – 7 p.m., Fri to Sun – 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
For those looking for the ultimate luxury experience The Spa at Mandarin Oriental is a full service spa and salon. Waxing is normally done here as just one of several treatments that range from facials to massages. But be warned, spa services here are some of the priciest in Boston, but worth every penny if you have the money to spend. Prices range between $200 to $620 depending on the service requested.
Crystal Hair Salon
1104 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215
Hours: Mon to Sat – 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sun – 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Clients of Crystal Hair Salon rave about the friendly knowledgeable staff- and have even more to say about the price. If you’re looking for affordable waxing services in Boston Crystal Hair Salon is your best bet. They do take walk-ins, and are often very busy, so booking an appointment ahead of time will save you a wait. Prices start at $8 for an eyebrow wax.
138 Newbury St
Boston, MA 02116
Hours: Tues – 12 p.m. – 5 p.m., Wed to Thur – 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Fri – 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., Sat – 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Don’t be intimidated by the Newbury Street address of this full service salon. The staff is down to earth and friendly and the prices, while not the cheapest in Boston, are also not the most expensive. And while every salon on our list caters to a male clientele Stilisti is a favorite among the male population for their waxing needs. Prices start at $25 for an eyebrow wax.
Renee Mallett is the author of several books about art, culture, and New England. She was the owner and director of an art gallery and has written about arts and entertainment on a national level for several print and online journals. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.