nail care

Love my experience each and every time! AvantGard has the best technicians on the Peninsula, and the top of the line products!

D. Karcich

Offering the Safest and Healthiest Pedicures and Manicures in San Carlos!

AvantGard Nail Spa is certified as a Healthy Nail Salon by the San Mateo County Health, we  provide a healthier environment for our clients and employees by using safer products and practices.   We offer a healthy gel alternative, hard-set, long lasting chip free nails in just five minutes without exposure to hazardous UV lamps.

We perform the highest level of infection control available: Autoclave Sterilization. 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.

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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, foot massage and a hand softening coco butter  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 coco butter  treatment. 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

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 Watermelon Pedicure (seasonal)

Rest your tired feet in a watermelon scented foot soak, we continue with  expert cuticle care followed by an invigorating watermelon infused salt glow scrub and hot towel compress. A light massage will calm your nerves and soothe your soles!


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)

French Polish

$10 each hands OR feet. Requires additional time, please mention at booking

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