Pamper and style your crowning glory with the city’s finest.
BEST COLOURING SERVICE
L’ORÉAL PROFESSIONNEL INOA COLOURING SERVICE A Cut Above; from RM260 for 40 minutes Ammonia-free, expect vibrant colour with total grey coverage that lasts up to six weeks plus intense hydration and nutrition. 2nd Floor, Mid Valley Megamall. Tel: 03-2938 3131.
BEST SMOOTHING TREATMENT FOR DAMAGED HAIR
KERASTRAIGHT BRAZILIAN KERATIN TREATMENT A Cut Above; from RM600 for one hour This protein-based treat replenishes keratin. A hot iron boosts the absorption, so hair is super silky for the next four months. 2nd Floor, Mid Valley Megamall. Tel: 03-2938 3131.
BEST TREATMENT FOR WEAKENED HAIR
L’ORÉAL PROFESSIONNEL FIBERCEUTIC A Cut Above; from RM205 for one hour With Intra-Cylane designed to reinforce the hair’s protective layer, this post-chemical treatment is excellent for damaged tresses. 2nd Floor, Mid Valley Megamall. Tel: 03-2938 3131.
BEST CUT & STYLE
THE SIGNATURE CUT BY J WONG Soho; from RM220 for one hour 30 minutes Artistic director J Wong is best known for his “dry” cuts. “It achieves a precise shape that follows the flow of the hair, giving you a beautiful, low-maintenance style which remains long after you have left the studio,” he explains. Experience it for yourself. S4, Pamper Floor, Starhill Gallery. Tel: 03-2144 9993. REDKEN CHROMATICS HAIR COLOUR SERVICE Soho; from RM300 for two hours 30 minutes The innovative formula features protein extracts that penetrate deep, reinforcing strands for less breakage. With 48 gorgeous shades to choose from, all free from harmful ammonia and strong odour, it also delivers full grey hair coverage as well as long-lasting, multi-faceted radiance. S4, Pamper Floor, Starhill Gallery.
Tel: 03-2144 9993. CUT AND COLOUR BY MATTHEW MACK Toni & Guy Troika; from RM220 for one hour Winning BAZAAR’s heart for the second consecutive year, Matthew Mack started out in the UK, styling the coifs of famous faces such as Trudie Styler before moving to Malaysia. His glowing reputation of unrivalled skill is synonymous with his chic salon, previously known as The Belfry. Editors, expatriates, and celebrities alike come here to hang out and leave their hair in Matthew’s talented hands. Ground Floor, The Troika. Tel: 03-2168 8820
BEST HAIR CONDITIONING TREATMENT
REDKEN CHEMISTRY TREATMENT Toyako Loft Salon; from RM238 for 25 to 40 minutes After a quick hair assessment and a relaxing, deep-cleansing wash comes ‘Shot Phase’, where a customised blend is formulated according to your needs. The second part of the ritual involves a ‘Shot Phix’, where the hair’s pH level is rebalanced to its optimal state. Ending with a luxe masque, this personalised treat promises healthier tresses in a single session. 1- 07, Fahrenheit88. Tel: 016-3308 933.
BEST ANTI-AGEING HAIR TREATMENT
KÉRASTASE CHRONOLOGISTE Centro Privé; from RM440 for one hour 30 minutes Cationic derivatives and silicone concentrate team up for soft tresses, while gluco-lipids, squalane, and ceramides renew and strengthen hair fibre. With vitamins A and E to protect from external aggressors, this is the best way to recondition your scalp to optimum health. Level 4, Suria KLCC. Tel: 03-2162 3330.
MOST LUXURIOUS PAMPERING RITUAL
KÉRASTASE ELIXIR ULTIME 24- CARAT RITUAL Centro Privé; from RM140 for 45 minutes A lush masque and beautifying oils are whipped into a light fudge and generously slathered on. Deeply penetrating, it provides nutrition, moisture, and just about everything your locks require for that natural luminosity. Level 4, Suria KLCC. Tel: 03-2162 3330.
BEST TREATMENT FOR SENSITIVE SCALP
ASTERA RELAXING TREATMENT René Furterer Institute; from RM280 for one hour 30 minutes Pamper yourself with this relaxing treat. After a thorough diagnosis of your hair condition, the Astera ritual begins with a soothing head, neck, and shoulder massage to improve blood circulation for better product absorption. The popular Astera range is specifically formulated to soothe irritated and sensitive scalps, promoting blood flow which will also enhance your natural hair growth. Level 6, Pavilion KL. Tel: 03-2143 9308.
BEST TREATMENT FOR DRY HAIR
KARITE INTENSE NOURISHING TREATMENT René Furterer Institute; from RM240 for one hour 30 minutes A multi-sensorial experience, begin with a scalp analysis to determine hair health and personalise the treatment according to your needs. The scalp massage using Complexe 5 essential oil, a wonderfully aromatic blend of lavender and citrus, will help to relax and strengthen stressed-out strands. Finish off with melaleuca exfoliating gel, which repairs even the most damaged hair and tames rebellious frizz. Level 6, Pavilion KL. Tel: 03-2143 9308.
BEST TREATMENT FOR THINNING HAIR
SHISEIDO PROFESSIONAL THE HAIR CARE ADENOVITAL SCALP ESSENCE TREATMENT Groom EXP; from RM150 for 30 minutes Here’s hope for fine hair. Key ingredient adenosine improves the condition of the scalp, making it a favourable environment to grow stronger hair. This also prevents dandruff for an all-round perfect mane. Level 6, Pavilion KL. Tel: 03-2144 3899.
BEST HYDRATING TREATMENT FOR COLOUR-TREATED HAIR
SHISEIDO PROFESSIONAL THE HAIR CARE AQUA INTENSIVE TREATMENT Groom EXP; from RM150 for 30 minutes Restore smoothness and shine with Aqua Mimic Technology, which replenishes and retains moisture while repairing damage. This helps to nourish those crispy dry ends, leaving your hair glossy and tangle-free. Level 6, Pavilion KL. Tel: 03-2144 3899.
BEST PERSONALISED HAIR TREATMENT
KÉRASTASE FUSIO DOSE Peek-A-Boo; from RM180 for one hour 30 minutes A personalised blend combines a primary needs concentrate with a secondary booster. Active ingredients are released through a quick steam, followed by a rich masque. 10, Jalan Tun Mohd Fuad 2, Kuala Lumpur. Tel: 03-7725 7286.
Toni & Guy Troika
A Cut Above
Toyako Loft Salon
Peek- A- Boo
René Furterer Institute