Eyebrows & Eyelashes
Anastasia Beverly Hills Brown Studio at Sephora597 Fifth Ave., nr. 48th St.; 212-980-6534; sephora.com
With a background in both aesthetics and architecture and a clientele including Jennifer Lopez, Romanian-born waxing maven Anastasia Soares is known for perfecting the art of the Hollywood arch. Sessions are $32.courtneyakai.com
Cosmetics vet Akai was one of the first lash-extension artists in New York. A full set ranges from $250 to $550 and takes two hours.
Maribeth Madron17 E. 71st St., nr. Madison Ave. at Sharon Dorram Color at Sally Hershberger; 212-535-3519; maribethmadron.com
This industry vet boasts a clientele including Jade Jagger and Tory Burch. She removes very little hair, focusing instead on creating a shape that is balanced and full ($85).ramy.com
Ramy uses a tweezers-only approach, taking into account each client’s bone structure, eyes, age, and hair type to create the most flattering shape ($75 to $100).saniasbrowbar.com
A former brow specialist for Bergdorf Goodman, Sania Vucetaj skips the wax and goes straight for the tweezers ($65). Men’s brow shaping also available.myshobha.com
Harvard MBA Shobha Tummala’s chain of laidback threading salons caters to clients with sensitive skin ($20 a session).
From the Summer 2013 New York Wedding Guide