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LA's Top On-Demand Beauty Apps to Download Today

Photo: Glamsquad
Photo: Glamsquad

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From getting personalized cosmetics delivered to our doors to finding fitness trainers within the hour, it's hard to not feel entitled these days. As if quickie pampering spots weren't enough, tech-savvy hustlers have taken their pro time management one step further with the help of on-demand beauty apps.

As part of Beauty Week, we've revisited our last roundup of the best apps that offer primping at  your fingertips. In addition to star-founded The Glam App, we've also included luxury app Vênsette; read on below for the full low-down on pricing, features, and more.

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What: beGlammed

Platforms: iOS or book their their site here

How It Works: Choose from a range of popular looks; add-ons and packages are also available

Services & Pricing: $9 for makeup (including faux lashes), $70 for hair downdos, $85 for hair updos, $155 for full glam package (makeup, hair, and faux lashes), $300 for bridal, and more

The Tip Sitch: Tip is added on top of the cost

Hours: 8am to 10pm


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What: The Glam App

Platforms: iOS

How It Works: Select from a team of certified stylists based on their experience, from Beauty School Grad, Junior Stylist, to VIP Stylist

Services & Pricing: $40 to $100 for hair, $25 to $45 for nails, $40 to $100 for makeup

The Tip Sitch: Not included

Hours: Varies; stylists make their own hours, so some services are available 24/7


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The App: Glamsquad

Platforms: iOS or book through their site here

How It Works: Choose from 10 hairstyles or 7 makeup looks, then book

Services & Pricing: $75 for makeup, $50 for blowout/styling, $125 for hair and makeup

The Tip Sitch: 20% gratuity and tax are added on top of the cost; see the full rundown here

Hours: 6:30am to 9pm; to book outside of service hours, email  reservations@glamsquad.com or call (212) 202-2938. Hours are limited on major holidays.


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What: PRIV

Platforms: iOS and Android

How It Works: Choose services for one or more people, then book a pro who can arrive within the hour

Services & Pricing: $75 for makeup ($125 for airbrush), $100 for makeup lessons, $40 for dry styling, $75 for updos, $50 for blowout/styling, $250 for full silk lash extensions, $60 for custom spray tans, $25 to $80 for men's grooming, $45 to $90 for nails, plus fitness and massage services

The Tip Sitch: Tax and tip are included in the price

Hours: 6am to 7pm


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The App: StyleBee

Platforms: iOS or book via their website here

How It Works: Choose your services, then schedule an for a minimum of two hours in advance

Services & Pricing: $85 for makeup, $85 for updo, $50 for a blowout/styling, $160 for updo and makeup, $135 for blowout and makeup, plus massage services

The Tip Sitch: 20% gratuity will automatically be charged to your card

Hours: 7:30am to 10:30pm


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What: Stylisted

Platforms: iOS or book via their website here

How It Works: Book in advance by choosing your service and appointment date/time, then select from a network of vetted local hairstylists and makeup artists; same-day seshes can be booked by emailing clienthelp@thestylisted.com

Services & Pricing: $65 and up for blowouts, $75 and up for updos, $60 and up for dry styling, $140 and up; note that it varies per stylist

The Tip Sitch: Not included

Hours: 5am to 9pm, but varies by stylist


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What: Vênsette

Platforms: iOS or book via their website here

How It Works: Choose from a luxe menu of hair and makeup looks

Services & Pricing: $100 for hair, $150 for makeup, $200 for hair and makeup, $300 for VIP camera-ready hair and makeup service

The Tip Sitch: Not included

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