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The Best Makeup, Cosmetics, Fragrances + More

Stock up on our favorite local beauty products and paint your visage to gorgeous perfection in 2016. 

Foodie Agenda: Picnic at the Presidio + La Mar’s New Menu

Your guide to the tastiest foodie happenings going down this week. Bon appetit! 

The Best Facials, Skincare, Cleansers, Masks + More

Our 2016 guide to the best of Bay Area skincare has all you need to put your best face forward, from an acne boot camp to energy healing facials and dermatologists to the rescue.

The Best Haircuts, Color, Blowouts, Brows, Waxing + More

It's all in the hair. Our 2016 guide to the best cuts, color, blowouts and more will keep you looking salon-fresh yearround.

The Best Chiropractors, Acupuncture, Cleanses, Healthy Foods + More for Living Well

Beauty goes beyond facials and massages. Our 2016 guide to wellness in the Bay Area will make you gorgeous on the inside with the best local Chinese medicine, juice cleanses, chiropractors, healthy foods, and yes, even colonics.

The 7x7 Guide to Beauty, Wellness + Fitness in the Bay Area in 2016

After a long day—whether you hiked Lands End, rode your bike at Lake Merritt, tasted wine in Napa, or disrupted an entire industry—treat yourself to rest, relaxation, and a little bit of pampering. Our 2016 beauty, wellness, and fitness directory has all the best spas, salons, skincare, cosmetics, workouts and wellness practitioners in the Bay Area—lovingly vetted by your 7x7 editors. Stay gorgeous and be well!

The Best Hotel Restaurants in San Francisco

In a city filled with tourists, it makes sense that some of San Francisco's hottest restaurants would reside inside hotels. Here are a few of our favorites that have everything but the turndown service. 

Small-Batch Craft Beers Come to New Tasting Room in Bayview

If you seek a bit of community to go with your small-batch craft brew, head to Laughing Monk Brewing's new Bayview tasting room, ask for Andrew Casteel, and get to know the guy over a pint of his Cal-Belgian beer.

Keep it Caffeinated: Where to Get Your Afternoon Coffee Buzz in FiDi

Never mind our city's laid-back vibe—San Franciscans are hopped-up on caffeine round the clock. But come the after-lunch hour especially, local roasters fill up with drowsy workers in search of an afternoon fix. For any of you who clock in daily in FiDi, here are the hottest spots for midday buzz.

Monday Night's Rainbow in San Francisco Was Glorious [Slideshow]

On Monday evening, as a spring rain gave way to magical double rainbows over San Francisco, puppies and unicorns and baby goats played with joyful abandon in the streets of SF, sparkling rosé flowed in city's fountains, and cannabis-scented clouds ballooned over Dolores Park. It was one of those moments when we all remembered why we live here, even if we can't afford our rent or our $5 toast.  

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