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For a special girls day out: Blo Blow Dry Bar

Treat yourself and your little lady this holiday to a fun hair and makeup experience at the newest dry bar to hit the Chicago scene. Blo, Blow Dry Bar, with its first Chicagoland location in the Southport Corridor, offers hair and makeup (blow and style, no cuts or color) and full makeup application with Glo Minerals products. Blow outs start at $35 on Mon-Wed and $45 after that. You can also book by appointment Blo for your holiday party, kids' party and more!

Blo Blow Dry Bar
3821 N. Southport Ave.
Lakeview
Online: blomedry.com

photo: Blo Blow Dry Bar

 

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— Maria Chambers