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The Cairo 360 Editor’s Choice Awards: Beauty and Wellness Award Winners

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The Cairo 360 Editor’s Choice Awards: Beauty and Wellness Award Winners
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Cairo 360

We all deserve to pamper ourselves once in a while. Since ancient times, the Egyptians have been known for their beauty secrets, and that tradition has continued up until today. So next time you’re running late and have no idea where to get your hair and nails done before a big event, just come back to this list. Here are the best places around Cairo that are among the Cairo 360 Editors’ Choice Awards list, to treat yourself to a makeover or a little rest and relaxation. 

Four Seasons Spa 

Legendary beauty and relaxation treatments on the Nile will have you feeling like royalty. The Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza Spa never disappoints with a soothing ambience and extraordinary service. They offer services and facilities fit for a queen, including massages, facial and body treatments, and hair removal. Treatment packages tailored to your every need are also available like their Cleopatra Bath Ritual. 

Indra Day Spa 

Traditional Asian beauty and wellness techniques will transport guests to another world at this day spa. Indra focuses on getting you away from all the stress of daily life in Cairo and giving you a space to relax and rejuvenate. With affordable prices and a wide range of holistic wellness services, this Maadi spa is a must-try. 

La Coupe

No matter where you are in Cairo, La Coupe is there to make sure you look fabulous. These salons are a staple in the beauty scene, with locations in Sheikh Zayed, Almazah, Heliopolis, Mohandeseen, Maadi and New Cairo. You can even pop into their La Vista branch on your next vacation in Sahel. Since 2008, La Coupe has been bringing out their client’s inner beauty and their transformation photos prove why they’re the best in the business. 

Manuela Thai Spa

Total serenity without totally emptying out your wallet? Sign us up. Manuela Thai Spa in Dokki offers a wide range of reasonably pierced massages, body wraps, facials and scrubs. Their experienced massage therapists will melt all your tension away. 

Mohamed Al Sagheer 

Mohamed Al Sagheer was a pioneer in the Egyptian beauty industry and his legacy lives on through the salons he’s established. Their boutiques are a sight to behold for girls looking to pamper themselves. Besides styling, Al Sagheer also sells high-end beauty products across the capital. Services don’t end with women, men and children can also come in and leave with a fresh cut. 

So Spa (Sofitel) 

You could travel the world for years looking for the best kept beauty secrets, or you could just head to So Spa. The experts there blend together traditional techniques from the west with local practices to give you a unique relaxing experience. 

The Spa (Kempinski Nile Hotel) 

Can you ever go wrong with a luxury hotel spa? The Spa at the Kempinski Nile Hotel will be the highlight of your stay there. Drawing inspiration from the four seasons and organic herbs, this spa offers an unforgettable experience that’s perfect for couples or solo visitors. 

Toi Beauty Salon 

With five locations across Cairo, Toi Beauty is home to some of the city’s hottest hairdressers. This hip, fresh hair and nail salon offers lavish treatments that follow the latest beauty trends. Girls can step out into the world with confidence after a personal session with Toi’s stylists. 

Bebars the Barber 

We couldn’t forget about the guys! Bebars is a high-end barbershop that will shape you up just the way you like. While other barbers tend to follow the same style for everyone, Bebars take a more personal approach to styling. If you get an appointment with Milad Bebar, the owner, then you’re in for a real treat. 

The Nail Spa

Since 2006, the girls have been getting their mani-pedis from The Nail Spa in Mohandeseen, Sheikh Zayed and Al Rehab. When you visit Cairo’s first specialised nail salon, you know you’re in good hands. Nails are what they’re all about, and you’ll have everyone asking where you got yours done after your appointment.