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For the last 25 years, I have gone to the same beauty salon on the Holloway Road for leg waxes. Established by a beautician who wanted to work for herself, the Holloway branch was the first in what became a very successful London chain. The staff were competent, the prices reasonable, and appointments easy to arrange. It was also one of the few places left in this country that still offered the hot wax, not warm.

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