Best For Die-Hard Essie Fans: Essie Flagship Salon
Situated inside Samuel Shriqui is nail legend Essie Weingarten’s first-ever salon. Choose from over 300 of the brand’s iconic shades (everything from Ballet Slippers to Mint Candy Apple) and sink into one of the oversized, lush leather chairs, which are just as colorful as the polish itself. It’s a designer home for a household beauty name.
Essie Flagship Salon, 35 East 65th Street (between Madison and Park avenues); 212-472-6805.