Pretty Easy: 10 Beauty Apps You Need to Know


Whether you’re looking for a last-minute spa appointment, a stylist to come to your home, a green juice in a pinch or discounts on your favorite beauty services, here’s a look at the latest apps to help you get just what you want.


Vive is a new on-demand service that offers in-home and in-office blowouts, updos, makeup, haircuts as well as men’s cuts and shaves in New York City and the Hamptons.

Refresh Body

This New York City-based on-demand app recently expanded to the Hamptons, offering a variety of in-home massage services as well as private yoga and Pilates sessions.


Co-founded by Hillary Hutcheson, who called her service “the Open Table for beauty” in The New York Times, BeautyBooked offers a curated selection of beauty spots along with editorial reviews to allow users to make quick, yet informed, decisions when booking their appointments via a simple swipe in the app. It’s available in Dallas, Los Angeles and New York City.


This on-demand beauty service, offered in New York City and the Hamptons, brings blowouts directly to users’ homes/offices. Makeup is also offered.


With over 20,000 locations listed worldwide, Spafinder has established itself as a leader in mobile beauty, letting users book anything from a hair appointment to acupuncture.


Backed by Ashton Kutcher among others, this app is offered in more than a dozen cities. Users can search and browse to find beauty professionals (everything from hair and makeup to waxing and nails). In addition to basic location information, you can view photos of their work and book directly through the site or app.


Designed to find and book same-day beauty services, this New York City-based app was co-founded by Hannah Bronfman and banks on a curated selection of beauty locations.

Glam & Go

Looking to get your hair styled after your gym session? This New York City-based app will send a stylist to your gym locker room to style your hair in mere minutes.


Covering New York City and the Hamptons, this app has put all vegan, raw, gluten-free and vegetarian restaurants, green juice bars, cold-pressed juice bars, green smoothie bars and health food stores on an electronic map for users to locate via GPS mobile application or the Internet.


This app, available in a number of different cities, lets you book a wide variety of services, all of which are offered at a discount.