by Robin B

This article has been updated July 1, 2017

Is a manicure/pedicure a favorite treat for you and/or your child? It can be for a special occasion – birthday or other milestone or simply some “mommy and me” time together. We’ve searched high and low to find some salons that cater to the little ones in your family – so bring on the pampering!*

*As always, you’ll want to call ahead for an appointment and to confirm pricing.


1. Star Nails Salon   5601 W. Main, Kalamazoo | 269-903-2900

Star Nails Salon offers a children’s pedicure for ages 12 and younger for $15. They take walk-in appointments, but an appointment is preferred. They offer an enhanced package which includes a pedicure, fingernail polish and two designs on the hands and toes (4 designs total) for $25.


2. Blush Salon & Spa 100 W. Michigan Ave. (lobby level of Radisson) | 269-567-7675

Blush Salon offers a “Lollipops and Rainbows” package for children. In addition to a sweet treat, children receive a sugarrific pedicure for $30. Appointments are required and can be booked online. Customers receive complimentary valet parking at the Radisson when booking an appointment at Blush Salon & Spa.


3. Le’s Family Nails & Spa 3321 Stadium Drive, Kalamazoo | 269-459-9466

Le’s Family Nails & Spa has children’s pedicures $20, up to age 10. Children ages 11 and older are $25 (with a design). Right next door is Sweetwater’s Donut Mill, so you can make a stop for a treat afterwards.


4. New Reflections Salon 8028 Vineyard Pkwy, Kalamazoo | 269-375-7595

New Reflections Salon, located in Texas Corners behind Biggby, offers a Children’s pedicure for those age 12 and under for $15 (children age 13-16 are $25).  Manicures are $8 for ages 8 and younger and generally take 15-30 minutes.




5. Vina Nails 7922 Oakland Drive, Portage | 269-323-8462

Several of our readers made mention of Vina Nails as the place to go for children pedicures! The pedicure is $20 and generally takes about 25 minutes. They do take walk-in’s, but appointments are preferred. Make sure to check out the cute ‘kid’ pedicure chairs.


6. Family Nails Salon 23880 City Center Circle, Mattawan | 269-668-5559

Family Nails Salons have pedicures for $16 for children ages 12 and younger. They also have the cute kids-size animal chairs. An appointment is recommended.




7. Empire Beauty School 6091 Constitution Blvd., Portage | 269-858-2068

Try Empire Beauty School for a budget-friendly option. Pedicures are the same price for an adult or child and start at $15 (Spa Pedicure is $20).  Empire Beauty takes appointments Tuesday-Friday from 9:15 am until 2:30 pm. Saturday they are open for walk-in’s until noon, but cannot confirm student availability so it is best to schedule an appointment during the week.


8. Anna’s Nails & Spa  229 W. Centre Ave., Portage | 269-321-0166

Located in South Portage, Anna’s Nails & Spa offers a children’s pedicure $15 up to age 3, ages 4-10 is $20 and age 11 on up are $25. It is best to have an appointment. They have the cutest Hello Kitty Chair that is just the perfect size for the little ones!

So, summer sandal season is here – treat those hands and tootsies to a little shine!


Is there a favorite mani/pedi spot we missed? Let us know in the comment section below.







By | 2017-07-06T13:23:06+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Categories: Around Kalamazoo, Kids, Newly Published|Comments Off on 8 Spots To Take Your Child For A Mani/Pedi In The Kalamazoo Area

About the Author:

Robin is a native Michigander and mother of two. She has a keen eye for discovering deals and an honest desire to share local activities and family fun. In addition to enjoying early mornings with strong coffee, she likes hanging outside with her kids, biking and reading.