Daily Vanity readers, it’s the time of the year that you’ve been waiting for: the winners at the Daily Vanity Spa & Hair Awards 2020 are revealed!
2020 has been especially trying for all of us (especially for salon businesses) because of the pandemic, which is why the DV team feels even more strongly about celebrating beauty service providers in this year’s Spa & Hair Awards, to give pats on the backs of those who excelled in offering great service.
We’ve managed to track down the best salons and aesthetic centres for face, body, grooming, hair, and more in Singapore, thanks to more than 3,000 of you beauty enthusiasts who assessed them and voted for them!
From putting your best face forward to getting your nails primped and your tresses coiffed, you know you can count on these experts and professionals to get the job done. This year, the winners are earmarked across 12 categories:
- Best aesthetic treatments
- Best facials
- Best massages
- Best body treatments
- Best lash & brow treatments
- Best hair salons
- Best hair treatments
- Best nail treatments
- Best semi-permanent makeup services
- Best hair removal treatments
- Best innovative treatments
- Best makeover services
The Readers’ Choice winners are selected based on the votes cast by 3,300+ Daily Vanity readers, who shared with us the top salons that they recommend to everyone else based on their amazing personal experiences. Our editorial director also gave special Editor’s Choice awards to those who have showed excellent portfolios, advanced techniques, and good online reputations.
The results are finally out and we are excited to present to you all the winners that are considered the best in Singapore. To thank you for your votes, we’ve lined up exclusive perks that these best salons have to offer to Daily Vanity readers!
Help your skin shine (in a good way) with My Cozy Room’s Premium Pore Extraction Facial. Winner of the Best Extraction Facial (Editor’s Choice & Readers’ Favourite), you can enjoy the two-hour facial at 50% off (U.P. S$288).
Or bid goodbye to dandruff and scalp oiliness with Retern Hair & Scalp Institute’s Tricho-Blend Signature Deeptox Scalp Therapy, which is this year’s winner of the Best Treatment for Scalp (Editor’s Choice), at just S$59 (U.P. S$259).
As a sneak preview, check out some of this year’s unique and outstanding award winners below:
Peachy Skin Bar
Dubbed Singapore’s first fully bespoke membership facial salon, it’s probably not surprising that readers voted for Peachy Skin Bar for Best Bespoke Facial.
Eschewing conventional facial salon tactics (think aggressive hard-selling, package up-selling, and hidden add-ons) that probably leave you more drained than your skin post-extraction, Peachy Skin Bar offers flexible, commitment-free lifetime membership, with which you can enjoy à la carte facials at discounted prices with your family and friends – sweet!
Cheongdam Korean Skin Management
Winner of the Best Korean Facial (Editor’s Choice & Readers’ Favourite) as well as Best Scar-Lightening Facial (Readers’ Favourite), Cheongdam Korean Skin Management is, without a doubt, one of the major beauty centres that many of our readers frequent for dewy, glass skin.
Apart from its extensive suite of skin treatments that are adopted from major hospitals and skin care centres in Seoul, Cheongdam Korean Skin Management’s body treatments as well as lash and brow services are also worth checking out for a complete head-to-toe rejuvenation.
My Medical Aesthetics
If you need help in the acne department, be sure to reach out to My Medical Aesthetics, which has won the Acne Treatment of the Year (Editor’s Choice & Readers’ Favourite).
The up-and-coming aesthetics centre, stewarded by Dr. Lim Meng Yee, boasts a glowing 4.8-star rating score on Google Reviews for its dedication in providing safe, quality treatments at affordable price plans.
A pioneer in the fitness and beauty industry across several countries in the Asia-Pacific region, this 43-year-old establishment has scooped up the Best Body Detox Treatment of the Year (Editor’s Choice) at the Daily Vanity Spa and Hair Award 2020.
Providing a luxurious six-star private environment that’s manned by professional consultants, beauticians, nutritionists, and fitness instructors, this is the place you need to be for the ultimate mind and body revitalisation.
Send body ache and pain packing with the 60-minute RëjeuneNovation Wellness Massage.
Helmed by experienced permanent makeup stylist and facial sculpture expert Jenny Xu, whom customers have referred to as a “wizard of eyebrow art,” Browart Studio has won the Best Brow Embroidery (Editor’s Choice) at this year’s Daily Vanity Spa and Hair Award.
Oh, and did we mention that Browart Studio is highest rated eyebrows studios in Singapore that’s also patronised by local personalities and influencers? You’re welcome.
A household name amongst beauty aficionados and industry insiders, Shunji Matsuo bagged the Best Salon for Japanese Cut (Editor’s Choice & Readers’ Favourite) award as well as the Best Stylist (Editor’s Choice & Readers’ Favourite) for its International Director and longtime stylist, Justin Javier.
With a niche cutting technique and an award-winning hairdresser in tow, you can rest assured that your mane is in perfectly good hands when you visit Shunji Matsuo.
Be the first 50 customers to try the Japanese Cut and you’ll get a Shiseido scalp treatment plus a special Shunji Matsuo welcome pack for free. Other customers can receive 20% discount and a complimentary Shunji Matsuo welcome pack.
Alternatively, be among the first 10 customers to book a haircut by Justin Javier and you’ll enjoy it free together with a Shunji Matsuo welcome pack! Other customers are entitled to 20% discount and a complimentary Shunji Matsuo welcome pack.
Black Hair Salon
Looking for a salon that can give you great personalised service without breaking the bank? Look no further than Black Hair Salon, which has won the Best Digital/Cold Perm (Readers’ Favourite) and Best Salon for Colouring/Highlighting (Editor’s Choice & Readers’ Favourite) awards.
Established by seasoned professional hairdressers and run by a team of experienced, highly qualified stylists, you can count on Black Hair Salon to style and colour your hair to perfection whenever you step into this relaxing hair sanctuary.
Give Black Hair Salon’s Digital/Ceramic Perm a go with a special 15% discount!
Best known for its premium, trichologist-certified European Herbal Hair Remedies, TK TrichoKare scored two winning titles at the Daily Vanity Spa and Hair Awards 2020: Best Treatment for Scalp (Readers’ Favourite) and Best Anti-Ageing Hair Treatment (Readers’ Favourite).
Top that off with the highly favourable ratings on both Facebook and Google Reviews, it’s evident that TK TrichoKare is a clear favourite among our readers and the public when it comes to effective hair and scalp treatments.
Give your scalp a boost with TK TrichoKare’s Advanced Scalp Detox & Care Treatment, which is this year’s winner of Best Treatment for Scalp (Readers’ Favourite), at only S$40! This special promotion also comes with free HairGRO Ampoule and Hair Care Kit worth a total of S$745.
On top of winning the Best SHR Salon (Editor’s Choice & Readers’ Favourite) in the Daily Vanity Spa and Hair Awards 2020, you’d also be happy to know that Wellaholic boasts a near-perfect rating from over 500 reviewers across Google Reviews, Facebook, and TripAdvisor.
For our readers and many of Wellaholic’s customers, the salon is the place to go for comfortable hair removal sessions using effective Super Hair Removal (SHR) technology without compromising on safety.
Click here to view all of Wellaholic’s ongoing promotions.
With countless outlets in eleven cities worldwide (there are 16 STRIP salons just in Singapore alone!), you’d be hard-pressed to not stumble upon this beauty parlour, which is well-loved by many for its hair removal services, when you’re out and about.
This year, STRIP nabbed the Best Innovative Treatment (Readers’ Favourite) award for its one-of-a-kind Rosebud Vajuvenation treatment. Essentially an anti-ageing facial treatment for your lady bits, it uses a special Thermal O2 technology, which helps stimulate collagen production to firm the vulva while reducing the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.