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For the Best Nails in Leeds

14 September 2015
For the Best Nails in Leeds
Having your fingers and toes transformed from woeful jagged disasters to freshly manicured and sparkling successes can be luxuriously satisfying to say the least. Leaving the salon with chip-free and perfectly shaped nails not only adds a touch more flair to your outfit but also provides that glamorous feel-good factor so many of us crave. Oh and of course, gives you the perfect excuse to get out of the washing up. With the beautiful and inviting selection of nail bars occupying the city centre offering everything from a simple file and polish to a full set of acrylics, we literally have no excuse not to have the most dazzling fingers and toes.

Ragdoll Nails

Located on the Balcony Level of the stunning Corn Exchange, Ragdoll Nails stylishly adorns the hands and feet of both the males and females of Leeds. Working closely with clients, they make sure you leave feeling fully satisfied with your nails no matter whether you're seeking a more subtle or head turning style. Offering custom colour Shellac, Rockstar and Nail Art, if you're looking to express your individuality and creativity through your nails then this is the place to do it and as they use only the highest quality products from industry leaders, you can throw away your worries surrounding artificial nails.

Mint Nail and Beauty

With annoying beauty blunders occurring at the most inconvenient times, it can often be a struggle to get an appointment at the last minute, but fear not, because Mint Nail & Beauty has you covered. Offering a walk-in service to solve your dilemmas there and then, if you've broken a nail and need a quick fix, head to Boar Lane. Their ready-to-go manicures and pedicures lasting as little as 30 minutes and using instant dry UV polish, are perfect if time isn't exactly on your side. Including nail extensions, gel overlays and nail art, Mint Nail & Beauty has everything you need to keep your nails looking loved.

Hands Tanned

Home to some of Leeds most favoured independent boutiques, Grand Arcade also houses the longest established nail salon in the city in the form of Hands Tanned. With over a decade of experience, their staff certainly know a thing or two about nails and with the quality of service at the very heart of their business, you can be certain you'll be receiving the royal nail treatment at Hands Tanned. Be sure to try out their chip and smudge-free Minx Nail Armour for a 4 week long lasting shine but with up to 162 designs to choose from, this is not for the indecisive ones amongst us! For a bit of luxury, try their Crystal Manicure and Pedicure for Swarovski crystal enriched hands and feet!


Conveniently positioned just a 5 minute walk from Leeds train station, for those in a mad dash, Pastille Beauty Bar sits in the picturesque waterside location of Granary Wharf. Offering complimentary consultations, the Pastille team is passionate about beauty, with each member of staff having an area of expertise, so rest assured, your nails are in a safe place. Their nail art is not to be missed, with designs collaboratively made by the Pastille Team themselves with current and upcoming crazes in mind because after all, it's not just your outfit that can be on trend. Offering treatments for men and women alike including a luxurious Spa Mani and Pedi which includes cuticle care, a massage and a heated mitts treatment...why not pop by after indulging in one of the many delicious delights of Granary Wharf?

Queen Nails

If affordability and efficiency are top on your list but you're not wanting to sacrifice quality or service, Queen Nails is the place to head. A very well established nail bar in the heart of the city, Queen Nails has been pleasing the budget-conscious folk of Leeds for 9 years now. Adding a touch of beauty to the Merrion Centre, whether you need a nail repairing, your gels removing or a beautiful set of nails to compliment your wedding dress, Queen Nails has everything to sort out even the most unruly of nails. It may not be your number one spot if a luxurious setting is what you're after, but one thing's for certain...your nails will certainly receive a luxury treatment.

Hannah is head of Retail Therapy and Health and Beauty at Leeds Living. She is an English Language Graduate with a penchant for all things fashion and beauty.