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Seating charts aren't the only stressful part of wedding planning. There's also that little matter of how you'll get ready for the big day or even the night before the big day. Not to worry: We've mapped out the city's best spas and salons for beauty treatments tailored to brides and their entourages.


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1. Mojo Spa

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1468 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60622
(773) 235-6656
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Brides and their maids can reserve the entire spa-side of this Bucktown beautification center, depending on the size of the party. Services include manis, pedis and complimentary makeup. Bonus: you can also bring in your own food and liquor.

2. Epoch

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1147 West Ohio Street
Chicago, IL 60622
(312) 224-1700
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Day-of blowouts and updos at Epoch run $175 for the bride and $85 for each attendant. If you need perfect hair earlier—say, for a rehearsal dinner or bachelorette night-out—they'll lower the rates a bit.

3. Tease Salon & Spa

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1044 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 265-1705
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This Pilsen spa offers everything from waxing to makeup application and even holds bachelorette parties.

4. Red 7 Salon

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210 W Kinzie St
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 644-7337
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This salon has multiple locations in Chicago and Evanston and offers "eyes only" makeup applications if you're shaky with the liner. There are no bridal specials here, but they're happy to accomodate a large group.

5. dana hotel and spa

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660 North State St.
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 202-6000
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Brides-to-be can stop in here to be pampered with the spa's signature Japanese body ritual, hanakasumi, which will skin moisturized and exfoliated. If you're traveling with more than four maids in tow, call in advance to plan spa services or for a package deal.

6. Mario Tricoci Hair Salon & Day Spa

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900 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
(847) 202-1900
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The 900 N Michigan stores is home to this spa/salon, which offers up a whole slew of treatments specifically for the bride and her party, including temporary lashes and airbrush makeup.

7. Blow by Blow: A Blow Dry Bar

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67 E Oak St
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 867-0332
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This blow-out salon will plan an entire event around your primping. They offer hair services as well as catering, drinks and on-location beauty help. Call 312-867-0332 for appointments.

8. Arbre Nail Salon

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401 East Ontario Street
Chicago, IL 60611
Schedule a party ahead of time at this Streeterville salon and enjoy a BYO policy and the steady stream of Sex and the City episodes. Or, hit the Old Town location, which offers full bar service.

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1. Mojo Spa

1468 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
Brides and their maids can reserve the entire spa-side of this Bucktown beautification center, depending on the size of the party. Services include manis, pedis and complimentary makeup. Bonus: you can also bring in your own food and liquor.
1468 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60622

2. Epoch

1147 West Ohio Street, Chicago, IL 60622
Day-of blowouts and updos at Epoch run $175 for the bride and $85 for each attendant. If you need perfect hair earlier—say, for a rehearsal dinner or bachelorette night-out—they'll lower the rates a bit.
1147 West Ohio Street
Chicago, IL 60622

3. Tease Salon & Spa

1044 W 18th St, Chicago, IL 60608
This Pilsen spa offers everything from waxing to makeup application and even holds bachelorette parties.
1044 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60608

4. Red 7 Salon

210 W Kinzie St, Chicago, IL 60610
This salon has multiple locations in Chicago and Evanston and offers "eyes only" makeup applications if you're shaky with the liner. There are no bridal specials here, but they're happy to accomodate a large group.
210 W Kinzie St
Chicago, IL 60610

5. dana hotel and spa

660 North State St., Chicago, IL 60611
Brides-to-be can stop in here to be pampered with the spa's signature Japanese body ritual, hanakasumi, which will skin moisturized and exfoliated. If you're traveling with more than four maids in tow, call in advance to plan spa services or for a package deal.
660 North State St.
Chicago, IL 60611

6. Mario Tricoci Hair Salon & Day Spa

900 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
The 900 N Michigan stores is home to this spa/salon, which offers up a whole slew of treatments specifically for the bride and her party, including temporary lashes and airbrush makeup.
900 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611

7. Blow by Blow: A Blow Dry Bar

67 E Oak St, Chicago, IL 60611
This blow-out salon will plan an entire event around your primping. They offer hair services as well as catering, drinks and on-location beauty help. Call 312-867-0332 for appointments.
67 E Oak St
Chicago, IL 60611

8. Arbre Nail Salon

401 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611
Schedule a party ahead of time at this Streeterville salon and enjoy a BYO policy and the steady stream of Sex and the City episodes. Or, hit the Old Town location, which offers full bar service.
401 East Ontario Street
Chicago, IL 60611