Laurels

Best Hair Salons
in Atlanta
2021

Why These Hair Salons?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Atlanta Hair Salons on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Cortex Hair Studio

Based in Atlanta and founded in 1989, Cortex Hair Studio participates with Locks of Love, a non-profit organization that gives hairpieces to children that suffer from hair loss due to medical conditions. The company provides services that include cortex smoothing treatments, shampoo, blow dry, perm, highlights, single process color, haircuts, updos, bayalage, ombre, full keratin treatments, and wig refreshments.

Atlanta, GA 30306

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Dunwoody Hair Salon

Founded in 2001, Dunwoody Hair Salon serves the Atlanta area and specializes in hair design. Owned by Diana Pagan, a licensed master cosmetologist, the company provides services that include demi-color, color correction, hair extensions, permanent straighteners, full highlights, partial highlights, double process color, single process color, hair coloring, relaxers, natural hair, facial waxing, haircuts, specialty styling, bridal updos, formal updos, moisturizing conditioning treatments, protein treatments, hair restoration, keratin treatment, and more. They hold awards that include Best of 2013 and Best of 2014 by Kudzu.

Dunwoody, GA 30346

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G Salon Spa Store

Located between Buckhead and Midtown, G Salon Spa Store serves the Atlanta area since 2000. The company provides hair services that include keratin treatments, hair relaxers and perms, hair coloring and highlights, haircutting and styling, shampoo and blow dry, conditioning treatment, thermal styling, and hair extensions. Other services they offer include body massage, eyelash extensions, nails, medical skin services, facials and skin care, waxing hair removal, personal care products, massage, wedding services, and threading.

Atlanta, GA 30324

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Godiva Salon

Owned by Tony Promiscuo and founded in 1981, Godiva Salon and is located in the heart of Buckland. The company provides services that include texturizing, manscaping, waxing, hair and scalp treatments, hair detox treatments, deep conditioning treatments, shampoo and condition, makeup services, updos, custom waving, permanent waxing, thermal reconditioning, straightening smoothing and waving, blow dry bar, balayage, ombre, full and partial highlight, root erase, color refresh, haircuts, bride consultation, and bridal services.

Atlanta, GA 30305

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Jamison Shaw Hairdressers

Third-generation family owned and operated, Jamison Shaw Hairdressers is an Atlanta-based salon serving the area for over 50 years. The company provides services that include wig services, curl and flat iron, Olaplex Bond Bilder, deep conditioning treatments, keratin blowouts, keratin smoothing treatment, relaxer, permanent wave, color shine, toner, glaze, highlights, balayage, base colors, shampoo and blow dry, extensions, children’s haircut, men’s haircut, women’s French haircut, and special event hair. Other services the salon offers include eyelash extensions, lip treatments, collagen eye treatments, multivitamin facials, faux eyelashes, makeup application, eyelash perm, waxing, threading, manicures, pedicures, and more. The company also offers an Advanced Training Academy to train stylists in the French method of cutting and balayage highlight techniques.

Atlanta, GA 30305

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Laura Goddard Style

Located in the historic Grant Park, Laura Goddard Style specializes in working with ammonia and PPD free hair color, as well as organic and natural shampoo and styling products. The company provides services that include consultations, blowouts, specialized treatments, full and partial highlights, bayalage, creative color, corrective color, and haircuts for men, women, and children. They are a member of Green Circle Salons and feature sustainable and cruelty-free products.

Atlanta, GA 30315

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Panache Hair Studio

An Atlanta-based hair salon, Panache Hair Studio serves the Atlanta, Morningside, North Druid Hills, Virginia Highlands, Emory, and surrounding areas for over 29 years. The company provides services that include beard trim, men’s cut and blow dry, men’s color, women’s haircut, razor cuts, corrective color, color glaze, fringe foils, sun streaks, full highlight, partial highlight, double process colors, single process colors, keratin treatments, keratin straightening, classic perms, spiral perms, root perms, and more.

Atlanta, GA 30306

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Salon Scenes

Based in Buckhead, Salon Scenes focuses on offering premier and professional styling and products since being founded in 2013. The company provides services that include extensions, weaves, hair color, full and partial highlights, rinse, steam therapy, deep hydrating, conditioning treatment, haircuts, trims, texturizer, shampoo, spiral sets, relaxers, and more.

Atlanta, GA 30305

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Sanctuary Salon & Spa, LLC

Providing a relaxing atmosphere since 1998, Sanctuary Salon & Spa, LLC serves the Atlanta area and specializes in innovative haircuts and styles. The company also provides services that include keratin treatments, perms, hair services, haircuts, bridal hair services, makeup application, hair extensions, waxing, hair removal, foot and hand treatments, anti-aging eye treatment, facials and massage, body treatments, face and body scrubs, manicures, pedicures, and other nail services. The owners, Mark DeMasso and Brent Upton, have been featured in publications that include Atlanta Jewish Times and Jezebel® Atlanta Bridal Magazine.

Atlanta, GA 30328

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Steve Hightower Hair Salon & Day Spa

Founded in 1999, Steve Hightower Hair Salon & Day Spa serves the Atlanta area as an award-winning salon. The company provides services that include waxing and hair removal, lash extensions and tinting, hair color and conditioning, haircuts and styling, laser hair therapy, hair extensions and wigs, hair smoothing and texturizing, and bridal hair services. Other services they offer include microcurrent treatments, microdermabrasion, fingers and toes, Repechage facials, body treatments, cancer care, massage and energy work, makeup services, and package options. They hold awards that include Best Overall Salon by Jezebel in 2010, 2011, and 2014; Talk of the Town Best Beauty & Day Spa in 2012 and 2014 by Celebration; Sammy Award – Top Salon of Atlanta 2012 by Spotlight Atlanta Magazine; and more.

Atlanta, GA 30324

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Vivid Hair Salon

Located in the heart of Morningside, Vivid Hair Salon serves the Atlanta area since 2008. The company provides services that include facial waxing, extensions, Chi Enviro American Smoothing Treatment, full wave permanent, blow out, Redken conditioning treatment, deep conditioning treatment, partial foil, full foil, color, women’s haircut, men’s haircut, children’s haircut, accent foils, glazing, razor cuts, makeup artistry, bridal parties, and bride services.

Atlanta, GA 30306

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Yoyly’z Salon & Spa

The largest AVEDA Pure Privilege Boutique located in Vinings, Yoyly’z Salon & Spa also serves the surrounding areas. The company provides services that include corrective color, beard and mustache trim, take-home treatments, perms, conditioning treatments, extensions, updos, deep conditioning, shampoo blow out, color balance, ombre, balayage, full and partial highlights, men’s haircuts, women’s haircuts, children’s haircuts, and color retouching. They hold awards that include Best Smyrna-Vinings Salon 2012 by Smyrna.Patch.com, Best Hair Salon 2012 by SmyrnaVinings.com, Best Hair Salon Smyrna 2013, and Best Hair Salon 2014.

Smyrna, GA 30080

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