Best Services in Boston 1996

Beauty and Wellness

1996 Best Facial

Some facials are good for you; some just feel good. Krystyna’s are both. Trained in European methods in Poland, and at Elizabeth Grady here, Krystyna gives her clients the best...

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Beauty and Wellness

1996 Best Waxing

Having your body hair pulled out by its roots is never pleasant, but this elegant spa’s careful, considerate treatment makes the glamour of perfectly smooth legs worth the pain. A...

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1996 Best Hairstyling

Meticulous and thorough, Pepe listens and then gives his clients haircuts that fit their lifestyles. The atmosphere at Hair FX is relaxed and unpretentious. Good lighting and mirrors flatter. But...

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1996 Best Tailor

The heel of your shoe is falling off. There’s marinara sauce on your tie. Your rug smells like Chinese takeout. You’ve been going to CVS in the morning—to buy socks....

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1996 Best Movers

Everyone we spoke to said that moving with Gentle Giant was a pleasure—believe it or not—and that the movers were good-humored and exceptionally competent. One happy customer raved that precious...

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1996 Best Courier Service

City Express has the craftiest couriers in town: some are lip-pierced and dreadlocked, some are AARP candidates, some are chain-smoking Ukrainians, all take good care of your packages and treat...

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1996 Best Marina

Dock your boat, park your dinghy at no extra charge, fish for striped bass around the corner, and best of all, swim in Constitution Marina’s new outdoor pool. One added...

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1996 Best Civic Organization

First-time visitors to Charlestown are invariably struck by the neighborhood’s beauty and charm, a consequence in no small part of the efforts of the town’s 29-year-old preservation society. This group,...

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Health and Fitness

1996 Best Classes, Skating

Aspiring Olympians and weekend skaters alike love the Skating Club’s year-round professionally run programs. And unlike facilities geared to hockey players, where gear insulates skaters against the chill, this rink...

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Health and Fitness

1996 Best Gym, Hotel

With a fabulous pool, Cybex equipment we haven’t seen anywhere but California, and first-rate spa services—from seaweed treatments to massage—the amenities at the Harbor Hotel’s fitness center and spa are...

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