Far East Plaza certainly isn’t as glamorous as its glitzy Orchard Road counterparts, but stylists have sworn by this place for years, and the huge number of beauty services available at the mall is more than sufficient to make any beauty junkie go giddy with excitement.

However, the range of choices can get overwhelming for many of us. With beauty salons abound at every corner, it’s hard to decide which ones you should spend your hard-earned money on.

We get it. This is why we’re here to solve that issue for you today – with a round-up of the best and most popular beauty salons at Far East Plaza.

Hair services

1. J7Image Hair Salon

Why J7 Image Hair Salon?

J7 definitely doesn’t look or feel like a typical hair salon in Far East Plaza. With their trendy decorations and clean layout, it appears to be more of a hipster café that happens to offer hair services.

Aesthetics aside, the salon places huge emphasis on using organic hair products on their customers, making sure that those of us with sensitive scalps are well taken care of!

What do people say about J7 Image Hair Salon? J7 Image Hair Salon receives a 4.2-star rating on Google. Reviewers love their high quality services and affordable prices.

What’s the price and where to get it?

Haircuts range from SGD39 to 59, and SGD87 to 187. Prices will vary depending on stylist  and hair length.

Location: #05-32/33 Far East Plaza

2. CCA HAIR

Why CCA Hair?

Dubbed as the #1 hair salon in Seoul, CCA HAIR is definitely the place to go get your hair done if you have some extra cash to spare. Their services are definitely not cheap, but they are all done by some of the most professional and experienced stylists you’ll ever meet.

What do people say about CCA Hair? CCA Hair receives a 4.6-star rating on Facebook, with many praises for their excellent services and

What’s the price and where to get it? Haircuts by Korean senior stylists range from SGD38 (wash and blowdry included)

Location: #02-92 Far East Plaza

3. Artica Hair Studio

Why Artica?

Artica is particularly good for hair colouring. On top of the unique colour blends, regulars know that hair colours last longer when you get them done at Artica,  possibly because of the colouring techniques that the salon’s founder, Juno, has created.

Furthermore, they have power adapters for you to charge your phone/tablet at every seat – you no longer have to worry about your device running out of battery while getting your hair done!

What do people say about Artica? Artica receives a 4.2-star rating on Facebook. Reviews are generally impressed with the skills and service provided by Juno and his team. However, some reviewers had bad experiences with their haircuts and colours not turning out the way they wanted. So if you do visit Artica, make sure to communicate clearly your desired haircut or colour to the stylist.

What’s the price and where to get it? Ladies’ haircuts by senior stylists go from SGD28-32.

Location: #04-64 Far East Plaza.

4. Clover Hair Boutique

Why Clover Hair Boutique?

Founded with the very philosophy to help customers see a different side to themselves, Clover has grown to be one of Singapore’s most well-known salons for makeover haircuts and colour. In addition, many of their stylists have been involved in styling for models, bloggers and celebrities for Mediacorp TV programs, fashion shows, and magazine shoots!

What do people say about Clover Hair Boutique? Clover Hair Boutique receives a 4.6-star rating on Facebook, with many glowing praises for their excellent service and friendly, professional staff. Particularly, head stylist Kyle receives many compliments from customers for his skills.

What’s the price and where to get it? Haircuts by senior stylists go from SGD37, wash and blowdry included

Location: #11-0312 Far East Plaza.

5. Gataomo Hair Salon

Why Gataomo?

Since its opening in 2006, Gataomo has become increasingly popular through word-of-mouth, thanks to the talented stylists (each with their own dedicated following) and competitive prices. It has also gained countless critical accolades and good reviews, and it’s not hard to see why.

What do people say about Gataomo? Gataomo boasts a 4.7-star rating on their Facebook. Customers are generally satisfied with the service they receive as well as how friendly and patient the stylists are.

What’s the price and where to get it? Haircuts for ladies range from SGD42-91 depending on length and stylist chosen.

Location: #04-79 & 80 Far East Plaza.

6. Klearcut Hairdressing

Why Klearcut Hairdressing? 

Step into Klearcut on any given weekend and you’ll be greeted by a bustling crowd: a testament to its growing popularity amongst teenagers and young adults alike. Despite the small and cramped surroundings, it clearly wins customers over with the friendly service and affordable prices (students get a 10% discount).

What do people say about Klearcut Hairdressing? Reviews from bloggers tend to be positive with praises for the salon’s colouring and highlighting services.

Location: #05-113 Far East Plaza.

Nail services

1. Iputa Nails

Why Iputa Nails?

If classic, French-manicured nails are more your style, this isn’t the place for you. Those in the know will tell you that Iputa is the place to go for the girliest, fanciest, and bling-iest nails you could imagine. From acrylic nails to 3D nail art with crystals and other embellishments, the sky’s the limit.

What do people say about Iputa Nails? Iputa Nails receives a 4.2-star review on Facebook. Many customers are impressed with their friendly staff and skilled technicians, and highly recommend the salon to others.

Location: #05-07 Far East Plaza.

2. Nail Queen

Why Nail Queen?

Chipped your nails right before a very important date? Nail Queen will fix those digits up in a jiffy. In just 10 minutes, they’ll buff, shape, and paint your nails – for $10! If you’re feeling fancy and have got more time to spare, there’s a wide selection of nail art designs to suit your every mood.

What do people say about Nail Queen? Nail Queen boasts a perfect 5-star rating on their Facebook page.

What’s the price and where to get it? Classic manicure (with OPI) goes from SGD25.

Location: #04-88 Far East Plaza.

3. Mischievous

Why Mischievous?

A cosy nail salon providing efficient and reasonably-priced services? Yes, please! Sit back and relax as skilled professionals at Mischievous pamper you with high quality nail and customer services.

What do people say about Mischievous? Mischievous receives a 4.2-star rating on Facebook, with positive feedback for their manicure service.One review specifically praises manicurist Euna for her creativity and meticulousness.

Location: #04-144 Far East Plaza.

DV Tip: Book an appointment with them before you head down, else you might have to spend quite a fair bit of time sitting around waiting for your turn.

Facial services

1. Chez Moi De Beaute

Why Chez Moi De Beaute?

Chez Moi De Beaute prides itself on its customised facial rituals and treatments tailored to your unique needs, devised by their trained therapists. Established in 1989, this cosy salon has friendly and experienced staff, who are more than happy to guide you through their various treatments and products available.

What do people say about Chez Moi De Beaute? Chez Moi De Beaute receives a 5-star rating on Facebook with high praises for their impeccable service, skilled beauticians and pleasant ambience.

What’s the price and where to get it? Basic facials start at SGD78. Check out all of their offers here.

Location: #04-75 Far East Plaza.

2. Fresver Beauty

Why Fresver Beauty?

Ever since its opening in 1988, Fresver has clinched many accolades, such as the Best Perfecting Facial Award by a local magazine. With an ever-increasing customer base that always goes back for the great service and treatment results, it’s not hard to see why it’s received so many awards affirming its quality of service.

What do people say about Fresver Beauty? Fresver Beauty receives a 4.6-star rating on Google with many positive reviews on the relaxing ambience, well-trained therapists and clean extractions.

Location: #05-18 Far East Plaza.

4. Queen’s Beauty Centre

Why Queen’s Beauty Centre?

On top of quick and painless treatment processes, the beauticians at Queen’s Beauty Centre like to explain beauty technicalities to customers due to their vast knowledge on skin conditions. Consequently, customers are able to gain more insight into how they should be taking care of their skin.

What do people say about Queen’s Beauty Centre? There aren’t a lot reviews online for Queen’s Beauty Centre but those we could find all gave the salon 5-star ratings and praises Betty for her skills, knowledge and attentiveness to each client.

Location: #04-103 Far East Plaza.

5. Point D’ Beaute

Why Point D’Beaute?

Yearning for that glowing, dewy, complexion that makes you look extra young? Go for facial treatments at Point D’Beaute and you’ll achieve just that! The salon prides itself on being a women-only salon, and their staff are known for their gentle and painless treatments.

What do people say about Point D’Beaute? Point D’Beaute receives a 4.6-star rating on Google with generally positive reviews about their facials. One reviewer was quite happy with their exraction, which was quick, efficient and helped with the client’s acne condition.

What’s the price and where to get it? Facials start at SGD78 for Hydrating Facial.

Location: #04-05 Far East Plaza.

Brows and lashes services

1. Brow Studio Expert

Why Brow Studio Expert?

Brow Studio Expert offers a variety of services ranging from eyebrow to eyeliner to lip embroidery, utilising the best materials imported from Korea. Furthermore, they are all made from organic natural ingredients are gentler on your skin or brows, and promise to actually aid the growth of thicker eyebrows!

DV Tip: If you’re not sure of what’s most suitable for you, you can book a free consultation session with their technicians, who will take guide you through each process step-by-step. Don’t worry – you’re not obliged to take up any of their services after that.

What do people say about Brow Studio Expert?

What’s the price and where to get it? Their 6D Eyebrow Embroidery by Artist is going for SGD268 (U.P.SGD399). See their other services and offers here.

Location: #05-29 Far East Plaza.

2. Amy Beauty-Link International

Why Amy Beauty-Link International?

Hidden in an obscure corner with a slightly worn, neighbourhood-looking exterior is a brow and lash gem known within Singapore’s beauty circle. However, judging from the many pictures of the boss, Amy, taken with celebrities such as Stefanie Sun, Joanne Peh and Zoe Tay, it could mean that celebrities are among the salon’s patrons.

What do people say about Amy Beauty-Link International? Reviews on Amy Beauty-Link International seem to be a mixed bag of positive and negative, which means that the service may not be consistent from customer to customer. If you have been here before and found a beautician that you like, we would suggest requesting the same beautician every time.

What’s the price and where to get it? Prices vary by cases, do contact them for more accurate quotes.

Location: #05-72 Far East Plaza.

3. Milly’s

Why Milly’s?

Milly’s offers some of the best eyelash extensions and eyebrow embroidery services you’ll find in Singapore. Therefore, if you’re going for that full and flawless brow look or long and voluminous lashes, be sure to check them out – you’ll not be disappointed, we promise.

What do people say about Milly’s? Milly’s receives a 4.3-star rating on Google with many loyal customers praising them for the gentle and patient lash artists, efficient process and satisfying results.

What’s the price and where to get it? Eyelash extensions services start from SGD70 while eyebrow services start from SGD15. Contact them on Facebook for more information.

Location: #03-131 Far East Plaza.

4. Bellus de Charme

Why Bellus de Charme?

With an experienced team that is constantly receiving skills upgrades through beauty courses, Bellus de Charme makes sure that its staff are always well-informed of the latest beauty trends and skills in order to satisfy customers’ needs. The salon specialises in eyebrow shaping and embroidery services, but you can also get your eyelashes permed here to make your lashes flutter.

What do people say about Bellus de Charme? Bellus de Charme receives a 4.5-star rating on Facebook. Most clients appreciate the skill levels of the beauticians, the great customer service and the satisfying results, whether its lash extensions or brow embroidery.

What’s the price and where to get it? HD brow embroidery from SGD388. See their other services here.

Location: #04-105 Far East Plaza.