Designer(s): Rachel Winokur, United States
Category: Commercial, Student
About the Artist
This eco-friendly nail salon in Hermosa Beach provides a calming and healthy space appealing to men, women and children. Located near the beach, loyal customers return to enjoy the soothing and sophisticated palette, natural products, ample daylight and sea breeze. In addition to a beautiful and comfortable space, its sustainable qualities are good for the environment and the bottom line. The eco-friendly design includes sustainable, recyclable and recycled materials, non-toxic finishes, and energy efficient solutions like dimmers and passive cooling. The salon is an excellent example of a successful eco-renovation with minimal demolition, adhering to a tight budget and a stunning result.