Aveda Lifestyle Salon offering services including cuts, color, keratin treatments, botanical therapies and airbrush tanning. Private hair services room for those requiring privacy for religious reasons. Open M-F 10 am-10 pm, Sa 9 am-10 pm, Su 10 am-8 pm. 800 Boylston St., 617.423.1350.
Opened in 1994 by Bostonian Gretchen Monahan. Services include customized facials, designer haircuts, nail treatments, massage and make-up application using only the best brands. Open M-F 9 am-8 pm, Sa 8 am-6 pm, Su 10 am-6 pm. 10 Huntington Ave., 617.266.6166.
PATRICE VINCI SALON
Honored by fashion and style magazines, this local salon offers expert services that range from color, cut and styling to specialty addons like Olaplex. Open Tu 10 am-5 pm, W-F 10 am-8 pm, Sa 9 am-5 pm. 91 Newbury St., 617.267.1900.
Nick Penna’s hair salon is unpretentious, has won a variety of awards and is one of only 12 salons in the U.S. to have the interactive L’Oreal Professional Hair Color Center. Open Tu 9 am-6 pm, W-Th 9 am-9 pm, F 9am-8 pm, Sa 8:30 am-6 pm. 11 Newbury St., 617.236.0020.
Located in the historical Jewelers building in Downtown, salon offers up glamor and charm with services like cuts, blowouts, conditioning treatments, color and foil. Open Tu-Th 10 am-7 pm, F 10 am-6 pm, Sa 10 am-4 pm. 333 Washington St., 617.742.7951.
SALON MARIO RUSSO
Long established in this city, this upscale salon offers haircuts and coloring, scalp treatments, straightening and bridal services. Open Su-Tu 10 am-6 pm W-F 10 am-8 pm, Sa 9 am-6 pm. 9 Newbury St., 617.424.6676; 22 Liberty Drive, 857.350.3139.
“Rock star hair warrior” Sandy Poirier has been featured on MTV’s Made and TLC’s Miami
Ink and regularly styles celebrities. His Boston salon, Shag, offers specialized cuts, color and styles geared toward an edgier crowd. Open M 11 am-7 pm, Tu-W and F 11 am-8 pm, Th 11 am-9 pm, Sa 9 am-6 pm. 840 Summer St., 617.268.2500.