Best Hair Salon in Boston

2014 Best Hair Salon

Salon Eva Michelle

Boston

This was a winner in our 2014 Best of Boston Readers’ Poll. See all the 2014 winners…Read More

2013 Best Hair Salon

Salon Eva Michelle

Boston

This was a winner in our 2013 Best of Boston Readers’ Poll. See all the 2013 winners…Read More

2013 Best Hair Salon

Salon Capri

Boston

Salon Capri conquered the suburbs decades ago, so we wondered if its recent move to Newbury Street would feel like a minivan parking in a row of Porsches. But the…Read More

2012 Best Hair Salon

Bradley & Diegel

Boston

The meticulous stylists at Bradley & Diegel have a lot to offer—razor-sharp cuts, perfectly placed highlights, soothing shampoos. Unlike at other high-end spots, however, they offer these things sans snobbery,…Read More

2011 Best Hair Salon

Bradley & Diegel

Boston

What’s your dream hair length? Want more layers? Or maybe a cappuccino? The staff at this salon asks all the right questions, ensuring that each client ends up with a…Read More

2009 Best Hair Salon

Salon Mario Russo

Boston

The past year has brought a lot of new life, and drama, to the local salon scene. There was Bradley & Diegel and Patrice Vinci and Kent Newton, to name…Read More

2008 Best Hair Salon

Mario Russo

Boston

It’s smaller, quieter, and more discreet than the flagship at 9 Newbury. All of which works to the benefit of the other Mario Russo salon, tucked away on Louis Boston’s…Read More

2004 Best Hair Salon

Umi

Boston

Rarely is a salon so valued its devotees whisper its name like a password. That’s the case with Umi, and no wonder. Owner Jeffrey Dauksevich approaches the craft of the…Read More

2003 Best Hair Salon

Salon Mario Russo

Boston

Even if this nationally lauded salon relied only on the coifing talents of Russo himself, it could top our list. But with the same perfectionist style and daring he brings…Read More

2002 Best Hair Salon

Salon Mario Russo

Boston

As if Mario Russo—coif maestro to everyone who’s anyone—isn’t enough to make this suave salon Newbury Street’s finest, the dream team of stylists with which Russo surrounds himself cements it….Read More

2001 Best Hair Salon

Vidal Sassoon

Boston

Still think Vidal Sassoon is about those cheesy ’80s commercials? Not anymore. This international house has spearheaded trend after trend, and the Boston branch is particularly blessed with a dream…Read More

2000 Best Hair Salon

James Joseph Salon

Boston

Gushing is not usually our style, but in the case of William George’s smart Newbury Street salon, we can’t help but go on. Men and women alike will feel comfortable…Read More

1998 Best Hair Salon

Salon Capri

Hyde Park

Beauty Bible Allure rated Salon Capri’s Nicholas and Gina Penna as two of the best hairstylists in the country, even though they are located on the fringes of town. Don’t…Read More

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