Curl Up And Dye
4215 Cass Ave.
Detroit, MI 48201
Located in the Cass Corridor neighborhood, Curl Up & Dye has a young hipster vibe – from its décor to the Wayne State students who frequent it. The salon has a reputation for great haircuts, and stylists who can execute all types of hair looks. The hair dye used is part of the salon’s label and said to have less of the chemical smell that plagues most dyes.
Curl Up & Dye also has a great customer loyalty program – referring a friend can save you big bucks. The services are on the affordable end on the trendy salon spectrum, with a women’s wash, cut, and style starting at $35.
It has a full-range of salon services from hair, nails, and waxing. The salon’s manicurist is well-known for stocking cool colors and glittery options.
251 W 9 Mile Rd.
Ferndale, MI 48220
Located in the oh-so-cool downtown area of Ferndale, Flip is successfully maintains a young and trendy atmosphere while avoiding a pretentious vibe.
Flip has a full-range of salon services, from haircuts to manicures to hair removal. Flip is also known for the arch-defining skills of brow artist, Nancy.
Loyal customers rave about owner Irene’s, superior coloring abilities and skill at cutting curly hair. Male customers praise stylist, Dean, who is said to give the best men’s haircuts in the Metro Detroit area.
Antonino Salon and Spa
191 Townsend Street
Birmingham, MI 48009
Antonino’s brings world-class stylists, colorists, and aestheticians together offering a full-range of beauty and spa services. Located in downtown Birmingham and in Commerce, the salon feels open and light and maintains a calm vibe despite a constant stream of clients.
A trip to Antonino’s provides a good pampering, and regular customers can expect to be treated to complimentary extras from time-to-time from a make-up consultation to a paraffin wax treatment.
115 W. Liberty
Ann Arbor, MI, 48104
This Ann Arbor gem has been featured in Elle magazine’s 100 best salons. Many of the staff doubles as magazine photo shoot and movie set stylists, so you can expect to leave looking camera ready.
With the recent national recognition, it is a pleasant surprise to find fairly low prices (women’s cuts start at $35). The salon is also known for its Thursday nights which feature a DJ!
Studio One Salon
420 Main St
Rochester, MI 48307
Tucked into downtown Rochester, this salon is known for its friendly, inviting staff and its balance between professional and hometown vibes. You can get hair color or cut, or enjoy massages, manicures and facials.
Customers say that the salon is down-to-earth, but still delivers really professional-looking cuts that leave hair healthy.