bluemercury And SkinSpirit To Open Week Of June 17 At Chesterbrook Shopping Center, In McLean, Va.

Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) announces that bluemercury and SkinSpirit will open at Chesterbrook Shopping Center in McLean, Va, the week of June 17.

SkinSpirit, a premier destination in medical aesthetics and skincare for face and body, will open its first location in Virginia and third location in the DMV on June 18.

bluemercury, a leading luxury beauty retailer offering cosmetics, skin care, makeup, perfume, hair, and bath & body products founded in Georgetown, Washington, DC in 1999, will open on June 20.

“bluemercury remains dedicated to elevating the beauty retail landscape, and the opening of Chesterbrook is a testament to our commitment to delivering excellence in beauty,” said Jenna Goldberg, Head of Stores, bluemercury. “We invite the community to join us in celebrating this exciting expansion and look forward to becoming an integral part of the McLean community.”

“Chesterbrook is solidifying its transformation in this top-tier market for McLean’s residents and visitors,” said Deirdre Johnson, Senior Vice President of Asset Management at Federal. “The addition of industry leaders such as bluemercury and Skinspirit, alongside the upcoming arrival of Call Your Mother, Sorn Thai, and Small Door Veterinary, underscores Federal’s commitment to enhancing the customer experience with a diverse array of premier services and offerings. These new additions will provide unparalleled convenience, quality, and choice, further elevating Chesterbrook as a preferred destination.”

SkinSpirit and bluemercury will join soon-to-open Chesterbrook merchants:

  • Call Your Mother: the popular D.C. bagel shop opened a mobile “Lil Deli: truck at Chesterbrook in spring 2023 and will soon occupy a permanent space next to bluemercury. The “Lil Deli” will remain in operation until the new space is ready in July 2024.
  • Sorn Thai: A new concept from the team behind Donsak is anticipated to open in late-2024. Inspired by owner Supisa “Boom” Teabut’s grandmother, Sorn, the menu will be based on her recipes featuring southern Thai dishes, including pad Thai and pad see ew.
  • Small Door Veterinary: Opening in spring of 2025, the membership-based veterinary care provider delivers cutting-edge services and superior veterinary care for pets while providing a personalized, modern, and convenient experience for pet parents.

About SkinSpirit:

SkinSpirit is the premier destination in medical aesthetics and skincare for face and body. We’re proud to celebrate 20 years of excellence as a leading provider of Botox and filler in the U.S.A.

About bluemercury

bluemercury was founded to help people discover their uniqueness, shining a light on the things that make them delightfully, wonderfully distinctive. We pioneered a client-first service model that emphasized hyper personalized, high-quality beauty interactions. At bluemercury, you—the client—are the center of our universe. Your beauty is our reason for being, doing, and inspiring. As bluemercury continues to evolve, we remain committed to our original intent to serve people and embrace our new purpose to be the ultimate specialist in the beauty of you. We believe that beauty is inclusive, not exclusive, and promise to deliver unparalleled experiences that celebrate the power of beauty to uplift, empower, and excite all of us. We take beauty personally.

About Chesterbrook Shopping Center:

Nestled in the heart of McLean, Va., just minutes from Arlington, Tysons and the District of Columbia, Chesterbrook is a charming neighborhood shopping center uniquely curated with boutiques, delicious dining, groceries, pampering services and everyday essentials. As a community staple, Chesterbrook has been serving customers for over 50 years and is currently undergoing a complete property renovation. This phased renovation includes architectural enhancements, refreshed storefronts, upgraded landscaping with indigenous plants, decorative lighting, widened sidewalks and outdoor amenity spaces infused with art. The renovation is scheduled for fall 2024 completion.

About Federal Realty Investment Trust:

Federal Realty is a recognized leader in the ownership, operation and redevelopment of high-quality retail-based properties located primarily in major coastal markets from Washington, D.C. to Boston as well as San Francisco and Los Angeles. Founded in 1962, Federal Realty’s mission is to deliver long-term, sustainable growth through investing in communities where retail demand exceeds supply. Its expertise includes creating urban, mixed-use neighborhoods like Santana Row in San Jose, California, Pike & Rose in North Bethesda, Maryland and Assembly Row in Somerville, Massachusetts. These unique and vibrant environments that combine shopping, dining, living and working provide a destination experience valued by their respective communities. Federal Realty’s 102 properties include approximately 3,300 tenants in 26 million commercial square feet, and approximately 3,100 residential units.

Federal Realty has increased its quarterly dividends to its shareholders for 56 consecutive years, the longest record in the REIT industry. Federal Realty is an S&P 500 index member and its shares are traded on the NYSE under the symbol FRT. For additional information about Federal Realty and its properties, visit