Getting your hair done by a professional stylist is one way to put you in a good mood and have you feeling like a star. Whether you just want a simple blowout or glamourous curls for an event, leave your tresses in capable hands to ensure they receive the best care. Check out Singapore’s Top 10 Hair Salons to get an idea of where to book your next hair appointment!
1) Vybe's Hairdressing
Luscious curls, vibrant shades, soft tresses. All of these can be achieved at Vybe’s Hairdressing, located at New Upper Changi Road, Bedok. Managed by sisters, Vybe’s is very accommodating and have a covered area for Muslimah customers. You have to make an appointment to get a slot, so do call early. They are open Mondays to Fridays from 10am to 5pm, and on Saturdays they are open from 11am until 6pm.
2) Chez Vous Hair
Their name means “your house” in French, which gives you an idea on the services provided. It’s all about the glamour here, and their space is known as a OHDA area, which means Only Hair Directors Allowed! It is more than just a hair salon though, their Orchard Road outlet even has a bar and a lounge on the premises, where you can organize a makeover party for yourself and your friends. Call ahead to reserve a space at this hotspot.
3) 99 Percent Hair Studio
Rainbow colours and pastel dip-dyes are so Instagram-worthy, and you’ll just have to head on over to 99 Percent Hair Studio to get a hip ‘do like that for yourself. Their roster of stylists are artistic and creative, so if you want to try something a little different from the norms, you can trust them to deliver. They are open daily and have an outlet in Haji Lane, Orchard Central and another on East Coast Road.
4) Act Point Salon
Act Point only hires trained stylists who have a minimum of two years training in hair techniques and customer service, and they only use the best products for their clients, guaranteeing a comfortable and pleasing experience for all who venture to their salons. They currently have three salons, on Beach Road, Orchard Road, and Dhoby Ghaut Shopping Centre respectively. Price lists for their services can be found on their website.
5) Picasso Hair Studio
This North Bridge Road salon is open daily from 11am until 9pm, offering services like cuts, styling, color, perms and even rebonding. Prices are listed on their website. Picasso’s stylists are well-trained not only in the art of hair styling but also in terms of analysing face shapes and skin tones to achieve the best look for the client. They sometimes offer promotions as well, so check out their social media pages for more information on that.
6) Salon Vim
They are one of five salons in Singapore acknowledged officially by L’Oreal Professional as a flagship store, meaning the brand’s products are proudly used in their salons. Salon Vim is located in 313 Somerset, Wisma Atria and Bugis. Innovation is their forte, with their “game-changing” services like hair-contouring and creative colouring options. Book an appointment online, or give them a call to find out more.
7) neXt Salons
neXt assures their clients “world-class style with Asian soul”, and with four salons to their name, they are quite an established name. In addition to in-salon services like cuts, styling, and colouring, their website doubles up as an e-store where you can purchase hair products and even hot tools. They open daily. Promotions are listed on their Facebook page, so do follow them to get the latest updates directly from neXt.
PREP began simply as a blow-out salon, but have since expanded to include a full array of beauty and hair services, like cuts and colour jobs, and even perming and straightening. You could even book a treatment session to pamper your locks, or have it styled for an event. The blow-outs though, remain a favourite – from the classic look to the luxurious Balmain Blowout that is pampering at its best.
Bloc the Salon is located in a most unassuming area, in a picturesque shophouse on Joo Chiat Road. This was a purposeful decision, as the salon is said to be “an avenue for exchange of art & culture.” Whether you want hair colours inspired by pretty gemstones or a glamorous balayage treatment, they can make it happen for you! They are open every day except for Monday. You can even make an appointment on a public holiday.
Ladies (and gents) of luxury, this one is for you. BLOW+BAR is Singapore’s first lifestyle grooming bar, and a place where you can kick back and relax with a glass of wine while you get your tresses done. Services include cuts, colouring, texturing and treatments. Better yet, have a blow-out party! That’s right, they have packages available for groups who want to de-stress while getting their hair done, so check those out on their website. They have two outlets currently – in One Raffles Place and Robertson Quay.