friendship heights Salon


5236 44th St. NW, Washington D.C. 20015

salon hours

Mon – Fri: 10am – 7pm
Sat: 9am – 6pm
Sun: 10am – 6pm

We opened our first salon in 2015 and chose the Friendship Heights neighborhood due to its proximity to the wonderful shops on Wisconsin and Western Avenue. Come visit us for a mani pedi and spend the day exploring the boutique and upscale shopping plazas.

Learn more about our Friendship Heights salon

Local shopping options include Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue at the Mazza Gallerie to J Crew at Chevy Chase Pavillion to Bloomingdales at Wisconsin Place. Local dining options include P.F. Changs, Maggiano’s, the Capital Grille, and the Range. Street parking is available along 44th street and, in addition to proximity for D.C. residents, this location near Chevy Chase and Bethesda residents. In terms of a nearby metro service, the Red Line will take you to the Friendship Heights station.

In terms of other things to do in the Friendship Heights area, consider a visit to the annual European Union Embassies’ Open House where you can try drinks and food from other nations. Or, visit the nearby Washington National Cathedral which includes beautiful stained glass and architecture.
Friendship Heights is a unique area in DC as it has much less tourist traffic yet is full of retail shops, restaurants, and public transportation.

Our Friendship Heights salon offers waterless manicures and pedicures, plant based polish removers, and our store stocks a full line of nail brands like Zoya and Deborah Lipman. And, our nail techs who are as warm and friendly as they are talented, providing manicures, pedicures, gel treatments, and nail art!
Its time to change lanes…come visit us at our Friendship Heights DC nail salon and discover our more natural, and waterless salon which offers comfortable leather recliners, fresh air, complementary beverages, and the best nail techs that DC has to offer!


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Easy to book online, nice and clean environment, friendly staff, appointment started on time, easy check-out. Most importantly: excellent nail service.

Regianne April 2021

The atmosphere is very calm and relaxing as soon as you walk in the door. The variety of polishes that you carry is amazing and unique too! The technician I had did an amazing job with my manicure and pedicure and was very kind and welcoming for my first visit. Overall I had a great experience!

Elizabeth May 2021

Very well organized and safe experience. Technical expertise of technicians was excellent

Sherry June 2021

It was a very relaxing experience from start to finish. Loved the atmosphere and the extremely comfortable chairs.

Susan June 2021

Each and every experience is just perfect. I couldn’t ever go back to water-based nail care! All of the technicians are highly trained, everything always runs on time and the vibe there is so pretty & relaxing. Top notch!

Tracie June 2021