Best Hairstylist in Boston

2015 Best Hairstylist, Wedding

Julia Rosenthal, Pyara

Cambridge

From flowers formed by your own braids to a comb placed just so in a finger-curled bob, Julia Rosenthal’s wedding-day tresses are consistently stunning. With just a glance, she quickly…Read More

2014 Best Hairstylist, Wedding

Darren Le

If a bad hair day can ruin an ordinary weekday, imagine the havoc a follicular faux pas could wreak on your wedding day. Enter Darren Le. The Mizu stylist, who…Read More

2013 Best Hairstylist, Wedding

Lindsay Griffin

Somerville

Attention preppy brides, retro brides, downtown brides, and every bride in between: The special-event stylist Lindsay Griffin has the updo for your “I do”s. An alum of North End and…Read More

2012 Best Hairstylist, Wedding

Kristen Moshiek

Hairstyling vet Kristen Moshiek, formerly of Newbury Street’s Beaucage, has ventured out on her own to focus on bridal ‘dos. With a portfolio filled with wavy, romantic looks and sophisticated…Read More

2011 Best Hairstylist

Michael Albor, The Loft

Boston

On nights when you need to make an entrance, make a pit stop at the Loft first. Miami-bred owner Michael Albor does gravity-defying updos and soft, luscious curls like no…Read More

2009 Best Hairstylist, Men's $$$

Dirk Diegel, Bradley & Diegel

Boston

Chatty, Diegel is not. Instead, this polite, German-born stylist, who has mastered hair of all lengths and textures in his dozen-plus years on the strip, lets his sharp cuts speak…Read More

2009 Best Hairstylist, Women's

Dirk Diegel, Bradley & Diegel

Boston

Chatty, Diegel is not. Instead, this polite, German-born stylist, who has mastered hair of all lengths and textures in his dozen-plus years on the strip, lets his sharp cuts speak…Read More

2009 Best Hairstylist, Men's

Johanna Lane, G2O Spa & Salon

Boston

There’s nothing wrong with $175 basic trims and stylists who yammer on as if they’re starring in some unscripted Style Network pilot…except for the price and the attitude, that is….Read More

2008 Best Hairstylist, Women's $$

Timmy Quirk, I Soci Salon

Boston

The Newbury veteran combines a metalhead exterior with an endearing madcap streak. He’ll regale you with tales from a recent ski weekend; he’ll require a few ‘namaste’s to calm himself…Read More

2008 Best Hairstylist, Men's $$

Errin Babine, Anita Kurl

Boston

The impressive trick that this South End clipper pulls off is being both thoughtful about her craft (honed by training stints at Dellaria, Vidal Sassoon, and Wella) and creative with…Read More

2008 Best Hairstylist, Men's $$$

Dirk Diegel, Bradley & Diegel

Boston

The alliterative name practically begs for a Boogie Nights allusion, but that strikes us as just a little too easy. There’s probably also a You Don’t Mess with the Zohan…Read More

2008 Best Hairstylist, Women's $$$

Jeffrey Dauksevich, Umi Salon

Boston

A consultation with Umi’s often-brusque owner is no glib chatfest. (‘How do you feel? How do you want to feel?’ It’s a bit like going to your shrink.) The brave…Read More

2007 Best Hairstylist, Blowout

Violet Furxhi, Salon Mario Russo

Boston

No post-appointment plans? You’ll be scrambling to make some after a visit to this ego booster/blowout artist extraordinaire. Calling on fierce wattage and killer technique, Furxhi shapes locks into your…Read More

1989 Best Hairstylist, Women's

Nelson Randall

Brookline

He has gotten more expensive as he has gotten more popular, but he’s still getting rave reviews…Read More

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