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7 Spas and Salons You Can Trust for a Bikini Wax

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Now that bikini season is upon us, a little below-the-belt grooming is in order. Before you entrust a stranger with the task of ripping your hair out by the roots, it's probably a good idea to make sure they're qualified for the job. Presented in alphabetical order, these seven Philly spas and salons have received consistently positive reviews throughout the webosphere, so you can drop trou with confidence.


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1. Body Restoration Spa

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1611 Walnut St, Third Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 569-9599
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Body Restoration is one of few waxing centers in Philadelphia to employ blue wax, a hard wax that promises less irritation and pain and fewer ingrown hairs.

2. Heads & Tails Beauty Boutique

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265 S 19th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 875-8343
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After the deed is done, aestheticians at Heads & Tails slather on a unique blend of lavender, mandarin, and peppermint essential oils to calm and cool the skin.

3. Juju Spa & Organics

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728 S 4th St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 922-3235
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A Brazilian wax from this award-winning organic, holistic spa uses soy-based wax and starts at $85.

4. Mi Cumbia Organica

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328 S 17th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 735-7980
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At this green spa, first-timers at put at ease by a step-by-step narration of the waxing process.

5. Moko

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55 N 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 922-6656
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Another proponent of the green beauty movement, Moko uses non-toxic wax for its below-the-belt waxes.

6. The Naked Peach

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1725 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146
(215) 735-6736
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"Home of the Brazilian Bikini," The Naked Peach touts waxes that can deliver up to eight weeks of hairlessness.

7. Rescue Rittenhouse Spa

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255 S 17th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 772-2766
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For $60, the "Lotus" wax will have you silky smooth and completely bare.

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1. Body Restoration Spa

1611 Walnut St, Third Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Body Restoration is one of few waxing centers in Philadelphia to employ blue wax, a hard wax that promises less irritation and pain and fewer ingrown hairs.
1611 Walnut St, Third Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103

2. Heads & Tails Beauty Boutique

265 S 19th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
After the deed is done, aestheticians at Heads & Tails slather on a unique blend of lavender, mandarin, and peppermint essential oils to calm and cool the skin.
265 S 19th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103

3. Juju Spa & Organics

728 S 4th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147
A Brazilian wax from this award-winning organic, holistic spa uses soy-based wax and starts at $85.
728 S 4th St
Philadelphia, PA 19147

4. Mi Cumbia Organica

328 S 17th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
At this green spa, first-timers at put at ease by a step-by-step narration of the waxing process.
328 S 17th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103

5. Moko

55 N 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Another proponent of the green beauty movement, Moko uses non-toxic wax for its below-the-belt waxes.
55 N 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

6. The Naked Peach

1725 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146
"Home of the Brazilian Bikini," The Naked Peach touts waxes that can deliver up to eight weeks of hairlessness.
1725 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146

7. Rescue Rittenhouse Spa

255 S 17th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
For $60, the "Lotus" wax will have you silky smooth and completely bare.
255 S 17th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103