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wellington’s leading beauty therapy & nail salon

Catering to women & men – locally owned & operated for 22 years

“At The Finishing Touch we offer the highest standards of beauty, hand and foot care.  It is our goal to provide you a high quality service and experience. From our highly trained staff you can expect full and informed consultations, top quality products, top treatments and hospital grade disinfection. We strive to be the absolute best in the industry and offer all aspects of beauty and nail care.” – Kathy Beswick, Salon Owner

EmerginC Beauty Products

loyalty card system

When you visit our salon ask about our generous loyalty card and it’s benefits. Find the time to escape the fast pace of the city and treat yourself to some ‘me time’ at The Finishing Touch. Our team of expert beauty therapists and nail technicians will ensure that you are relaxed and that you leave the salon looking and feeling great! Based upstairs on Lambton Quay, our salon is in the perfect location if you want to make an appointment before or after work or even during your lunch break. To make a booking, you can call the salon or use our online booking form on any page of this website.

professional nail technicians and beauty team

We don’t settle for anything less than the best and that’s exactly what you can expect from every one of our beauty therapists and nail technicians.

nail salon treatments – manicures and pedicures

For truly beautiful nails, you need a manicure or pedicure from one of our talented technicians at the top beauty and nail salon in Wellington. Once your hands and feet are exfoliated, your cuticles tidied and your nails are shaped and polished, you can choose acrylic or gel nail enhancements or gel polish to finish the look. Whether you want timeless french tips or a colour from the Shellac or OPI range, your nails will look amazing.  If you have an unsightly toenail and feel you can’t wear open toed shoes we can build new toenails even onto skin   Read more about nail enhancements…

Wellington's Top Nail Salon

relaxing beauty therapy treatments

Treat yourself to a facial and ensure that you have that perfect sun-kissed summer look all year round with a natural, streak-free spray tan. Our IPL expert can help you achieve younger, healthier looking skin with micro-dermabrasion or IPL skin rejuvenation. Read more about our range of beauty therapy in Wellington CBD…

massage therapy

Whether you’re wanting some relaxation or have a physical problem that needs some work, our expert massage therapists will ensure that you get exactly what you need. We offer relaxation massage, deep tissue massage, hot stone massage and scalp massage. You can find out more about the science of massage here.

Relaxing Massage Therapy in Wellington City

hair removal treatments

Bikini and brazilian waxing specialists. For more permanent hair removal solutions, we have IPL and electrolysis. If you are wanting to permanently say goodbye to unwanted hair, you can book a consultation with our specialists. Read more about hair removal services and waxing Wellington.

men’s grooming and hair removal

For men who want to look their best, we have a range of grooming and waxing for men.

eyelash extensions for beautiful eyes

The eyes are the window to the soul – so why not frame them beautifully! Eyebrow shaping and tinting can enhance your eyes while still looking natural. Professional eyelash extensions can add that ‘wow’ factor for special occasions or look natural as you wish for everyday use. Read more about eyebrow and eyelash enhancements…


bridal beauty therapy packages for your big day

We want you to look stunning for your big day! At a time when everything can seem all a little overwhelming, you can rely on us to have your body and nails looking perfect. Make sure that you book in early. Find out more about our beauty packages for your wedding…

nail and beauty therapy products used

We use only the highest quality products for all nail treatments and beauty therapy. OPI, Shellac, Surmanti, Gelish and Cuccio nail products have proven to work amazingly in all the time we have used them. Our preferred skincare range is emerginC which is a Vitamin C based cosmeceutical.  Our favourite spray-tans are be-georgous and moroccan tan.

Beauty Therapy Products‘the finishing touch’ salon location

Our salon is conveniently located  on Lambton Quay and on The Terrace in the center of Wellington City. For our Lambton Quay entry, we are located directly opposite Kirkaldie and Stains Department Store and up the staircase next to Amazon Clothing.   We are well sign-posted and easy to find. For our entry on The Terrace, look for Equinox Hse, 111 The Terrace, located conveniently directly opposite the entry to Clifton Terrace Car Park.  Just take the lift down to Level 1 and there we are. Need directions? Click here to open a Google map where you can get walking or driving directions to our salon.

Job Vacancies

Senior Beauty Therapist and Senior Nail Technician

Have fun at work! At The Finishing Touch Beauty and Nail Boutique we specialise in offering 5 star Beauty Therapy treatments, manicures, pedicures and LCN hard gel resin nails to our long standing mostly corporate clientele.

We are a central city salon in a fantastic location and in the heart of Lambton Quay. We are New Zealand owned and operated since 1992. We are a professional but relaxed and fun team and offer a generous remuneration to the right people.

We all love our work and it shows – join us and enjoy your job to the max.

Beauty Therapist

We require a mature, self-motivated and experienced senior therapist to become our next star. You will need to have experience in:

– Waxing (including Brazilians)
– Facials (we use emerginC – training given)
– Massage (ideally hot stone and deep tissue)
– Diamond Microdermabrasion (an advantage)
– Airbrush Tanning
– Manicure and Pedicure (including gel polish)
– Eyelash Extensions (an advantage)
– Helping with Reception Duties
– Offering exceptional service
– Selling Products and Up-selling services.

Nail Technician

Our boutique salon is known as THE place to go for the highest quality nails in Wellington. Having offered 5 star nail services for 23 years, we are looking for someone to share our passion for nails and exceptional customer service.

We require an experienced nail technician to provide hard gel extensions, gel polish, manicures and pedicures to our extensive clientele. An ability to relate to a mature corporate clientele is a must along with the ability to perform impeccable nail services.

We use LCN hard gel resin (from Germany) which is the most advanced technology in nails. No hard gel experience is necessary (if you have specialised in acrylic) as we offer full training in the LCN system. LCN is a fabulous product as there is no smell and it creates the ultimate nail extension with very little effort.

Join our fun team – we have everything to do with nails – nails is our passion, share that passion with us!

If you think you could be the perfect person to join our team, please leave a message below, call us on (04) 471 1469 or visit the salon.

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