Best of Boulder 2022 — Health & Fitness

Hair Salon

Voodoo Hair Lounge

2100 Pearl St., Boulder, 303-449-4453

Silver: Twig Hair Salon

Bronze: Zinke Hair Studio

Write-in: Sweep Salon

You’ve got to trust your hairdresser. Not only are they making you look good, they’re helping you feel good, assisting you in expressing your personality. And we’ve all had a haircut or coloring go oh-so wrong, so once we find someone who gets us—who gets our hair—we hold on for dear life. Our readers have found the talented stylists at Voodoo Hair Lounge and said there’s no better salon to make your hair dreams come true. The staff of fully trained, creative and compassionate hair professionals ensure that you’ll leave VooDoo’s Boulder digs with hair that makes you feel great about yourself.

Gym/Fitness Center

Colorado Athletic Club

1821 30th St., Boulder, 303-501-1700

Silver: North Boulder Rec Center

Bronze: Boulder Rock Club

Write-in: Town Strength

It’s got an array of workout equipment, a pool, clean facilities, friendly staff and trainers, classes, courses and generally everything one could want from a gym and fitness center. The Colorado Athletic Club even has a social component, where members can sign up for brewery tours and hiking expeditions. All of that elevates the fitness experience, and it’s why the Colorado Athletic Club has yet again been voted as Best Gym in Boulder. 


Nail Salon

Jlounge Natural Nail Bar and Spa

3003 Walnut St., Boulder, 720-484-6669

Silver: Contempo Nails

Bronze: Luxe Nail Bar

Write-in: Star Nails

Co-founders Julie and Jen started jlounge Natural Nail Bar and Spa with a mission to offer natural nail and spa services in a modern setting, providing a high-quality day spa experience. According to our readers, they can buff, shape, trim, soak, massage and polish like no other. Add on a good scrub, detox and hot towel rub for good measure. Come enjoy some alone time, use it as an excuse to catch up with friends or celebrate someone special. One thing is for sure; our readers say jlounge is the Boulder nail salon of choice.

Martial Arts

Easton Training Center

2005 32nd St., Boulder, 303-938-1275

Silver: Boulder Ki Aikido

Bronze: Tran’s Martial Arts & Fitness

Brazilian jiu-jitsu is the art of joint manipulation, leverage and weight distribution. It’s not about trying to harm your opponent, you just want to disable their ability to harm you. Muay Thai is a martial art

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