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Mani-pedi add-ons: Are they worth it?
Mani-pedi add-ons: Are they worth it?

As soon as you sit down for a mani-pedi, the upsell starts: Callus removers, paraffin dips and shoulder massages can each cost an extra $5, $10, $15 or more. And if you opt for a mani-pedi with "the works" — with maybe a fancy-sounding soak, scrub, mask or exotic foot seaweed wrap — the bill can skyrocket. Ever wonder if It's all worth it? We checked in with some experts. Callus remover It depends to an extent on what kind of solution is used. The most effective formulas are based on urea or lactic acid, according to podiatrist Dr. Ali Sadrieh of Beverly Hills Aesthetic Foot Surgery. "Bottom line is that it gets the job done," Sadrieh says. At the...

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