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The nail salon at Remède Spa San Francisco is tiny, but don't judge it on size alone. The technicians do excellent manicures and pedicures in the small, cozy setting. The basic manicure involves the usual shaping and polish application, but it adds a paraffin wax treatment and thorough hand massage. An anti-aging manicure involves an application of vitamin C for its antioxidants and skin-brightening properties. Like the manicures, pedicures feature paraffin masks but add more intensive exfoliation. For the ultimate in foot care, go for the micro-exfoliating pedicure, which uses an amino acid peeling mask to slough away rough skin. The Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star spa uses high-end nail polishes like Essie, but bring your own bottle if you're hooked on trendy colors — the spa mostly carries classic shades such as red, pink and tan.