Laurels
Best Hair Salons
in Richmond
2017

Why These Hair Salons?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored hair salons on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best hair salons in Richmond, VA.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

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

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Aura

Aura is a spa and salon in Richmond, Virginia that carries Kerstin Florian Skin and Body Care, Redken Color, Pureology Styling and Condition, and OPI Nail Care. Aura is a five star rated salon that offers blowouts, treatments, women's cuts, men's cuts, children's cuts, bridal styling, and more. Aura is invested in its community and works with CancerLINC.org.

Richmond, VA(804) 622-6000

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Avenue 42

Natalie Gordon opened Avenue 42 Style Studio in 2012 in order to provide clients in the Richmond, Virginia metro area with haircuts and coloring, lash extensions, waxing and threading, hair extensions, makeup services, hair styling, and more. The artists at Avenue 42 have been featured in Virginia Living, Richmond Bride, Richmond Magazine, and Vanity Fair.

Richmond, VA(804) 303-3139

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Birch Salon

Birch Salon is a unisex hair salon and spa in the Richmond, Virginia metro area that uses and carries top of the line products, such as R+Co, Oribe, Uppercut Deluxe, Morrocanoil, and L'Oreal Professional Haircolor. The owner and master stylist and colorist Hillary has been in the hair industry for over 10 years, and the master stylist and colorist Jen is a licensed hairstylist and American Board certified colorist.

Richmond, VA(804) 355-1122

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Body2Soul

Body2Soul is a hair salon in Richmond, Virginia that was started in 2009. Body2Soul offers haircuts, highlights, balayage, color correction and retouching, keratin treatments, perms, and more. The staff is Virginia State Board of Cosmetology licensed, and every stylist attends conferences and workshops throughout the year. This eco-friendly salon recycles all foils, color tubes, paper, and plastic.

Henrico, VA(804) 270-7200

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Ciao Bella

Ciao Bella is a full-service hair salon in the Richmond, Virginia metro area that won Virginia Living's 2014 "Best of Virginia" award. Ciao Bella's salon services include haircuts, hair coloring, texturizing, perms, extensions, up-dos, and bridal services. The salon's spa services include skin care, eyelash services, waxing, gentlemen waxing, makeup, nail car, and organic spray tan.

Midlothian, VA(804) 744-3337

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Circle Square

Circle Square is a salon, barbershop, and spa that is heavily involved in the Richmond, Virginia metro area. Circle Square maintains a bright, upbeat atmosphere and offers several services, such as bang trims, all over retouching, color correction, partial highlight, partial lowlight, updo styling, and much more. The salon's consultations are always free, and the salon is even open on Saturday from 9am-6pm and Sunday from 11am-5pm.

Richmond, VA(804) 355-9317

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Cuts for Guys

Cuts for Guys is a men and boys' hair salon in the Richmond, Virginia metro area. The co-founder Tammy Record is a licensed hairstylist who possesses over 18 years of experience in the hair industry. Cuts for Guys' services include "Flashback 10 Minute Color" for $25, men's haircuts for $20, and boys' haircuts for $17. The salon carries a wide selection of hair products, such as Paul Mitchell Tea Tree, Crew, Mitch, Nioxin, and Woody's salon products.

Richmond, VA(804) 360-8175

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Invidia Hair Design

Since 2009, the licensed stylists at Invidia Hair Design have been providing the Richmond, Virginia metro area with haircuts, hair highlighting, men's cuts, bridal services, waxing, makeup services, and more. The salon sells Hotheads Hair Extensions, Olaplex, Pureology, Redken, Redken for Men, Mirabella, BaByliss, Olivia Garden, Hot Tools, and CHI Styling Tools.

Richmond, VA(804) 264-3689

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Karina's Salon

Since 1978, the skilled stylists at Karina's Salon have been providing the Richmond, Virginia metro area with their knowledge and customized services. Karina's Salon carries the top products in the industry, such as Oribe, Bumble and Bumble, and Aveda. The salon offers haircuts, formal finishes, perms, highlights, lowlights, keratin protein treatments, airbrush tanning, and more.

Richmond, VA(804) 353-7000

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Natural Beauty

Natural Beauty is a full-service salon and spa in Richmond, Virginia that specializes in natural hair. Natural Beauty's list of services includes traditional locs initiation, traditional loc maintenance, cornrows, cornrows with hair extensions, Sisterlocks™, twist styles, freedom cuts, roller sets, thermal straightening, and more. The salon offers a 10% student discount, a new client discount, and a discount for referrals.

Richmond, VA(804) 222-2424

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Nirvana

Nirvana is a Paul Mitchell Signature hair salon in the Richmond, Virginia metro area that has an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau. The salon offers free consultations for all hair cuts, makeup, hair dye, hair extensions, highlights, waxing, facials, classic shaves, and more. Nirvana is open Tuesday through Saturday.

Richmond, VA(804) 359-2020

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Ozzy & Squish

Ozzy & Squish is a hair salon in Richmond, Virginia that is dedicated to creating a fun environment for customers while maintaining its dedication craftsmanship. Ozzy & Squish offer women's haircuts, men's haircuts, children's haircuts and styles, condition treatments, up-dos, perms, and more. The salon accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, cash, and checks.

Richmond, VA(804) 986-5192

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Red Salon

Red Salon is an eco-friendly hair salon located in the center of Richmond, Virginia's fan district. The founder and co-owner Autumn Carter possess over 20 years of experience in the hair industry. The salon offers a wide variety of services, such as women's haircuts, men's haircuts, children's haircuts, up-dos, bridal services, conditioning treatment, color correction, lip wax, chin wax, eyebrow coloring, partial highlights, and more.

Richmond, VA(804) 353-1733

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Sacred Beauty Design

Sacred Beauty Design is a holistic hair and healing salon in Richmond, Virginia. Sacred Beauty Design's "Sacred Haircut" package is a personalized haircut created by the stylist based off the initial consultation. The salon also offers crystal healing, as well as chakra reading, balancing, and healing services. Customers praise the stylists' unique methods.

Richmond, VA(804) 239-5237

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Salon 23

Salon 23 is a hair salon in Richmond, Virginia that was opened in November 2005. Salon 23 offers several hair services, such as women's haircuts for $50+, men's haircuts for $30+, children's haircuts for $25+, highlights for $70+, perms, straightening services, waxing, and more. The owner Lori has received training from Bumble & Bumble, L'Oreal, Wella, and several other places. The salon sells Bumble & Bumble, Beth Minardi, and Wella products.

Richmond, VA(804) 254-2747

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Scissors Hair Studio

Scissors Hair Studio is a full-service, unisex salon in the Richmond, Virginia metro area. The owner Simone Nicole Snyder received her training in New York, and she possesses over 20 years of experience. The color experts at Scissors Hair Studio only use ammonia-free products and work to restore damaged hair. The salon also offers nail, skin, and body services, such as cuticle treatment, nail shaping, massages, pedicures, and more.

Richmond, VA(804) 358-7410

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Vina Salon

Vina Salon is a hair salon in the Richmond, Virginia metro area that consists of a staff of highly-trained stylists who are skilled at working with all types of hair. Vina only uses the top products, such as Redken, Chi, Pureology, American Crew, Barex Italiana, Framesi, Onesta, and Alterna. Men and women's hair services include a complimentary scalp massage, massage chair, soft music, and personalized conditioner. The salon also offers aromatherapy, sessions at its oxygen bar, nail services, and waxing services.

Richmond, VA(804) 358-9988

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World Premiere

World Premiere is a two-story, salon and barbershop in Richmond, Virginia that was opened on January 2, 2002. World Premiere offers customized services that include hair coloring, blowouts, haircuts, hair drying and tinting, waxing, shampooing, razor shaves, relaxers, treatments, designs, and more. The salon is open from 9am-7pm during the week and from 8am-6pm on Saturdays.

Richmond, VA(804) 378-1930

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YY Salon

YY Salon is a hair salon in Richmond, Virginia that has maintained strict non-tipping policy since 2004. The founder and co-owner Michael Wood worked as a Physician Assistant before he co-founded Nesbit Salon in 1995. Since 2007, he has been dedicated to providing customers with YY salon's natural, oil based products. YY Salon offers several services, such as men and women's haircuts, single-process coloring, mini foil application, partial, Brazilian Silk treatment, and more.

Richmond, VA(804) 353-4001

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