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Love my experience each and every time! From the warm neck pillow to the best technicians on the Peninsula, and the top of the line products is why I love AvantGard!

D. Karcich

Offering the Safest and Healthiest Pedicures in San Carlos!

AvantGard Nail Spa is certified as a Healthy Nail Salon by the San Mateo County Health System. We provide a healthier environment for our clients and employees by using safer products and practices. We care about your safety. We perform the highest level of infection control available: Autoclave Sterilization.

Our Implements are sterilized in a medical autoclave and presented to you in a sterile pouch. The pouch has an external indicator to ensure the correct sterilization was reached in the autoclave chamber.

Our Pedicure Basin Sinks eliminate bacterial problems associated with jet spas and are sanitized between each service with a broad spectrum of hospital grade disinfectant that eliminates the toughest germs and viruses without harming people or the environment.

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Five Star Manicure + Pedicure

Be ready to be delighted, we paired our TOP nail treats for a luxurious experience. To your expert cuticle care, we add a callus smoothing foot treatment, himalayan warm salt stone foot massage and a hand softening paraffin treatment for the relaxation you crave.


The AvantGard Manicure

Your nails and cuticles will be manicured to perfection followed by an exfoliating beauty hand mask and a hydrating paraffin. We finish with a light massage followed by your choice of color.


Classic Natural Manicure

Classic nail grooming followed by a light hand massage for a natural look.


Mini Mani

Short on time? Get well-groomed nails in only 25-minutes. Nails are trimmed, cuticles are pushed and your polish is changed.


Manly Manicure

A classic manicure with focused attention on cuticle care and nail grooming. Buffed or natural finish.


The AvantGard Pedicure

Be swept away by our extended, luxurious signature pedicure! Includes an aromatic herbal footbath and a callus softening treatment and exfoliation. We finish with a glorious massage and meticulous nail polish. Warning-the fragrant aromatherapy will perk you up and bring you into the present, ready to step your best foot forward.


Himalayan Warm Salt Stone Pedicure (not available at this time)

Begins with a therapeutic herbal footbath followed by expert cuticle care, exfoliation and hot towel compress. We finish with a light warm salt stone massage and meticulous nail polish application. Good for your soles and soul!


Refresh Express Pedicure

Short on time? Get well-groomed toes in only 40-minutes. Foot soak, cuticle care & polish.


NEW Bali Mango (seasonal)

Welcome summer with a tropical more intensive pedicure to get your feet back in shape after a long hiatus.
Begins with a fragrant mango footbath and exfoliation followed by expert cuticle care, a detailed callus treatment to soften heels and concludes with a relaxing massage. Happy feet await!


Pedi-Mint Pedicure

Rest your tired feet in a warm, mint infused soak. After expert cuticle care, we follow with an invigorating salt glow scrub and hot towel compress. A light massage will calm your nerves and soothe your soles!


Lavender Pedicure

Inhale the calming foot soak infused with french lavender. Classic cuticle grooming, followed by a lavender foot scrub, hot towel compress and concluding with a light massage and your choice of color. A great choice for expectant mothers.


Rejuvenating Glycolic Hand Treatment

Hands reveal a woman’s age. This treatment will leave your hands soft, younger looking and hydrated.


Eco Paraffin

Warm, individually packed, ​100% vegetable plant based skin-nourishing emollients to deeply hydrate, leaving your hands and feet totally soft and nourished.

$45 both hands and feet


Can’t get enough massage? Add additional 15-minutes of Ahhhh.


Glycolic Pedi-Peel

Are your heels callused, thick and dry? The Pedi Peel will leave your feet baby soft.

30 minutes: $70 (as a add-on to any pedicure)

Nail Art

$6 per finger

Foot Callus Treatment

Add a callus treatment to achieve smoother heels.


She was very nice & professional. She took her time was very sanitary & pleasant to be around

T. Lewis