Your price guide to 10 spas for mani/pedi services, from Plaza Midwood to Ballantyne

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New to the area or just in need of a new nail salon? We’ve got you covered. We put together a round-up of nail salons in Charlotte ─ from Plaza Midwood to Ballantyne ─ and the price of their mani/pedis, just in time for Spring Break. Did we miss one of your favorites? Let us know in the comments below.

Creative Nails Tan & Alterations

1730 E Woodlawn Rd, Ste 1, Charlotte, NC 28209

Creative Nails Tan & Alternations is an independently-owned salon conveniently located right next to the Park Road Shopping Center. In addition to nail services, they offer tanning, waxing, and alterations.


  • Manicure (regular): $15
  • Manicure (gel): $30
  • Pedicure (regular): $23-35
  • Pedicure (gel): $15 more for gel polish
  • Mani/Pedi (regular): $34

Notes: Customers have to purchase a nail file and scrub brush for $1. However, they are yours to keep, so you won’t have to repurchase them if you remember to bring them back for your next appointment.

Polished Nail Bar

South End: 2041-F South Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28203
SouthPark: 6700 Fairview Road, Charlotte, NC 28210
Myers Park: 605 Providence Road, Charlotte, NC 28207
Ballantyne: 7864 Rea Road, Suite E, Charlotte, NC 28226
Waverly: 7107 Waverly Walk, Suite A3, Charlotte, NC 28277
Huntersville: 9121 Sam Furr Rd #101, Huntersville, NC 28078

Polished has six convenient locations throughout Charlotte that are open daily, except for holidays. In addition to nail services, they offer waxing, facials, lash extensions, and microblading.


  • Manicure (regular): $15-25
  • Manicure (gel): $35-45
  • Pedicure (regular): $25-35
  • Pedicure (gel): $55-65
  • Mani/Pedi (regular): $35-60
  • Mani/Pedi (gel): $80-100

Notes: Cards are accepted for payment, but tips are cash only. Complimentary drinks are served every day, along with specials throughout the week, including Mimosa Mondays and Sangria & Manicures on Wednesdays. Appointments may be made on the phone, or via a form on their website.

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Ballantyne Nail Spa

2935 Providence Rd, Ste 102, Charlotte, NC 28211

This nail salon is located at Providence Road and South Sharon Amity Road. After your appointment, you can swing by Poppy’s Bagels & More for some of the best bagels in Charlotte (#2 on Yelp, to be exact.)


  • Manicure (regular): $15
  • Manicure (gel): $30 (+$5 if you need to remove gel polish)
  • Pedicure (regular): $25
  • Pedicure (gel): $55

Notes: Upon being seated, you are offered a glass of wine or other beverage of your choice. Wine and a pedicure ─ what could be better?

Modern Nails Boutique Salon

2133 Southend Dr., Ste 103, Charlotte, NC, 28203

Modern Nails Boutique Salon’s mission is to deliver incomparable nail care in a sanitary and chic atmosphere. They use high-quality products and specialize in trendy nail designs. They also offer waxing.


  • Manicure (regular): $15
  • Manicure (gel): $35
  • Manicure (SNS): $50
  • Pedicure (regular): $30
  • Pedicure (gel): $50

Notes: This salon has a loyalty program where you get a stamp for every $30 you spend. Once you get five stamps, you get $10 off your next visit. You get double stamps if you pay in cash. Beer and wine bar available and kid-friendly. Online booking available.

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Sassy Nail Bar

911 E Morehead St, Charlotte, NC 28204

Sassy Nail Bar is located right on East Morehead Street, close to Uptown. They promise to provide you an unforgettable pampering experience, and offer waxing in addition to nail services. Sassy Nail Bar also offers “kid-i-cures” for kids under 10 years old.


  • Manicure (regular): $15-$30
  • Manicure (gel): $35
  • Pedicure (regular): $28-$45
  • Pedicure (gel): $25 more for gel polish
    Prices vary based on level of service.

Notes: Their rewards program is free to join and allows you to earn points for every dollar you spend at Sassy. For every $1 spent on services you will receive 1 Sassy perk, and when you accumulate 200 perks, you receive $10 off your next service. They are also available to book for bachelorette parties, bridal parties, corporate events and birthdays.

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The Daily Details

Uptown: 550 S. Tryon Street, Suite 110, Charlotte, NC 28202
Ballantyne: 5231 Piper Station Dr, Charlotte, NC 28277

The Daily Details tagline is: “in. out. and on-the-go.” Located in Uptown, their goal is to provide a fast, cute and convenient place to get manicures, pedicures, eyebrow waxing, and blowouts ─ even on your lunch break. They just opened their second location in Ballantyne this past December.


  • Manicure (regular): $20
  • Manicure (gel): $35
  • Pedicure (regular): $30
  • Pedicure (gel): $45

Notes: They offer discounts if you buy a series of services upfront. See all of the details on their website.

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J’Adore Nail Boutique

220 North Pine St, Ste C, Charlotte, NC 28202

Located right next to Fourth Ward Park, this salon is also very convenient for people who work Uptown. For the health-conscious, this salon’s concept is to provide an eco-friendly, non-toxic, guilt-free environment for clients and staff. They offer an extensive range of nail polishes that are three-free, five-free, and seven-free (meaning they don’t contain certain potentially harmful chemicals) that are safe for children and expectant moms.


  • Manicure (regular): $22
  • Manicure (gel): $40
  • Pedicure (regular): $34

Notes: As a gift from the salon, all of the disposable tools such as files and buffers are given to mani and pedi clients as a take-home care package. This salon does not offer acrylic (MMA) enhancements.

Tiptoe Nail Boutique

816 Lamar Ave., Charlotte, NC 28204

Located just down the street from Central Coffee and Soul Gastrolounge, you can make a whole day out of your nail appointment in Plaza Midwood. In addition to nail services, they offer waxing, facials, and makeup application.

[Related: How to spend a perfect day in Plaza Midwood.]


  • Manicure (regular): $15-25
  • Manicure (gel): $35-45
  • Pedicure (regular): $25-45
  • Pedicure (gel): $40-60
    Prices vary based on level of service.

Notes: You can book an appointment by phone at: 704-595-7078. Appointments are required for acrylic services.

La Pure Organic Nail Boutique

1111 Central Ave., Unit 220, Charlotte, NC 28204

Located in Plaza Midwood, this nail boutique offers an extensive range of certified organic, fair-trade, and cruelty-free products. In addition to gel polish, they offer dip powder and waxing services.


  • Manicure (regular): $20-40
  • Manicure (gel): $40-45
  • Pedicure (regular): $32-60
  • Pedicure (gel): $52
    Prices vary based on level of service.

Notes: To ensure guest safety and cleanliness, this salon uses disposable liners in their porcelain pedicure basins with a non-porous sealed surface to prevent bacteria from spreading, and all of their tools are disinfected using hospital-grade procedures.

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Ayrsley Nail Bar

2215 Ayrsley Town Blvd., Ste C, Charlotte, NC 28273

In addition to nail services, this salon offers full body waxing and eyelash extensions. After you get your nails done, you can spend the whole day in Ayrsley – grab lunch at Salsa’s Mexican Grill, stop for a drink and a few rounds of cornhole at Piedmont Social House, or catch a movie at Ayrsley Grand Cinema.


  • Manicure (regular): $15-30
  • Manicure (gel): $30
  • Pedicure (regular): $26-50
    Prices vary based on level of service.

Notes: If you add a manicure to any pedicure, you save $5.


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