Best Hair Salons
in Columbus

Why These Hair Salons?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Columbus 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.

Ambushed Salon

Ambushed Salon in Columbus is “Ohio’s only exclusively curly hair salon.” Clients can enjoy services such as curl shaping, styling, coloring, and products designed specifically for curly hair. The experience begins with a personalized consultation to assess each client’s needs, hair texture, and natural curl pattern. Pricing varies by stylist, with adult haircuts generally costing between $40 and $80.

Columbus, OH 43215


Majic Hair and Nail Salon

Majic Hair and Nail Salon has been providing Columbus with hair and nail care since 1995. Main services include haircuts for men, women, and children, artistic cutting and styling, color, flat ironing, natural nail care, waxing, and paraffin dip treatments. New clients receive $10 off any color or perm service by mentioning the company’s website ad. The salon also sells retail products, featuring brands such as ISO, Joico, Aquage, and Bain de Terre.

Columbus, OH 43204


Phia Salon

Phia Salon in Columbus has been rated as one of Salon Today Magazine’s Top 200 Salons in America for six consecutive years and is a partner with Aveda. In addition to services such as haircuts, color, styling, waxing, hair extensions, mini facials, and makeup, the salon offers a complimentary “Aveda Sensory Experience” to relax and rejuvenate clients, as well as an “Aveda Finishing Touch” at the end of service. Guests are pampered in a down to earth and “snob-free” environment.

Columbus, OH 43214


Salon Elevation

Salon Elevation of Gahanna offers “chic and innovative style in a full-service salon.” The company is open Tuesday through Saturday and features hair, nail, and skin services. Prices for hair styling vary based on stylist and hair length, but consultations and bang trims are complimentary. Spa pedicures are $40 and natural nail manicures are available for $23.

Salon on Park

Salon on Park features haircuts and styling for men, women, and children. The Worthington salon is currently offering $20 off any service for new clients who mention the company’s website. Hair services include cuts, styling, special event hair, coloring, and perms. Relaxers, rod sets, twists, braids, and flat ironing are available for clients with textured hair.

Worthington, OH 43085


Studio H

Studio H in Columbus is a hair salon open Tuesday through Saturday and accepting both appointments and walk-ins. Services for men include haircuts, color, buzzing, shaving, and eyebrow waxing, while services for women include haircuts, blow drying, styling, updos, highlights, and waxing. Men’s haircuts are $27, and women’s haircuts start at $40.

Columbus, OH 43212


Styles by Chris

Styles by Chris of Columbus was founded in 2001 by Christine Carpenter. The salon has received the “Best in Dublin” Award for hair coloring in 2011, 2012, and 2013, as well as a variety of bridal awards. The menu of services includes haircuts, styling, color, waving, straightening, and smoothing, as well as hair extensions, makeup, and retail products. Appointments can be booked directly on the company’s website.

Columbus, OH 43235


Synergi Salon

Synergi Salon in Gahanna’s StoneRidge Plaza was opened in 2006 by master stylist Karen Gary. The salon specializes in natural, textured hair by offering chemical-free color, haircuts, and styling and by training women to achieve strong, thick, and healthy hair without the use of relaxers. “Get It Strait!” workshops, which are free and open to the public, show women strategies to accomplish natural, healthy, and beautiful hair without chemicals.

Columbus, OH 43213


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