No matter our age, we girls need a little pampering every now and then. Sometimes, you want to share that pampering bliss with the little people in your life. If you have a child who likes to get their nails done, a Mommy and Me manicure can be a great way to spend some time together. We scoured Des Moines for nail salons that not only welcome the small set, but cater to them. So—go ahead—enjoy a bonding moment and have your mini-me join you for a little pampering and polish!
3418 8th Street SW • Altoona, IA 50009 •
This salon offers a Kid’s Menu which includes a mani for $10, pedi for $20 or a mani-pedi combo for $30 for ages 10 and under. They also host children’s birthday parties so that your princess can get pampered with all of her besties. To book a party contact the salon by phone, at least a week in advance, to schedule your group’s appointment.
400 East Locust Street, Suite 2 • Des Moines, IA 50309 • (515) 280-5358
You and your daughter will love having your nails done at this hip boutique style nail salon in the East Village. For $20, the “Shirley Temple Mani or Pedi” will be a special treat for the little Miss in your life. You can indulge in the “The Mani” for $25, which includes aromatherapy, a meticulous detailing of nails & cuticles, hand and arm massage with perfect polish application.
12721 Meredith Drive • Urbandale, IA 50323 • (515) 331-9025
This kid-friendly spot has plenty of pedicure chairs and even two child-size pedicure pink butterfly chairs your little monarchs will love. Accustomed to entertaining girlie girls, they understand how to keep their little customers happy while mama catches a moment! Basic manicures start at $15.00.
Where do you like to get your pinkies polished? Do you take your mini-me with you?