Best Services in Boston 1995

Beauty and Wellness

1995 Best Day Spa

With an indoor lap pool, exercise and weight rooms, and a nutritionist on staff—as well as the customary beauty and spa services such as massage, facials, mud and herbal wraps,...

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1995 Best Waxing

Waxing’s never fun but always necessary, especially in summer. With Julie, the ordeal almost doesn’t hurt (okay, just a little, but the silky smooth results are definitely worth it)...

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1995 Best Facial, Women

Rarely have we seen as devoted a clientele as Rosaline’s customers, who laud her quality, service, product line, and commitment to teaching clients about skincare. They love the shoulder massage...

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Beauty and Wellness

1995 Best Day Spa

When your fast-track life has you ragged at the edges, check into Giuliano’s for some serious self-indulgence. They’ll paint your toes, trim your locks, lather your face with soothing muds,...

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1995 Best Shiatsu

If needles make you nervous, try shiatsu. This technique applies the principles of acupuncture with gentle pressure and massage. The director of Porter Square’s Boston Shiatsu School and Clinic, Kikuko...

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1995 Best Psychic

Combining techniques of palmistry and astrology with her natural psychic ability, Nadell can read clients like a book. She doesn’t do Doomsday (don’t ride that place to Chicago); look to...

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1995 Best Upholsterer

With skilled upholstering services, reasonable prices, and a terrific selection of fabrics, this is a great place for one-stop shopping. The shop will also order fabrics normally available to the...

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1995 Best Florist

Not only did the Dutch Flower Garden have the speediest delivery, but they also used the most varied flowers of all the contenders. Our expert horticultural judges were impressed by...

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1995 Best Medium

Garber combines her natural talents (she’s been making predictions since she was a kid) with over a decade of training in England to tap into a world of spirit. Garber,...

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1995 Best Shoe Repair

Boston streets are hell on heels. Case in point: the heel of a favorite Stephane Kelian pump, chewed by cobblestones. But Ares came to the rescue. After its ministrations, we...

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1995 Best Tailor

Whether you want a knock-off of a Zegna suit (with fabric from the Italian Mill) or simply someone to shorten a hem, Rouleau and his team of master tailors can...

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1995 Best Romantic Evening

Canopy beds, Jacuzzis for two, fireplaces in many of the rooms, lush bathrobes, a continental breakfast, champagne, and a horse-drawn-carriage ride through the city make a weekend here a perfect...

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1995 Best Framer

Greg Mencoff custom mills every frame in his South End studio. The low rent keeps prices down, much to the happiness of local artists, sculptors (who love Mencoff’s expertise in...

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Health and Fitness

1995 Best Acupuncture

Need help quitting smoking, easing back pain, or getting rid of those migraines? Ginsberg has been teaching and practicing at Acupuncture Health Services in Brookline for more than a decade...

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1995 Best Optometrist

Comprehensive and cost-effective eye exams by student clinicians from the New England School of Optometry, under the supervision of faculty optometrists. Specializing in hard-to-fit contact lenses, the institute also features...

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