We are lucky to have some of the best names in the hair and beauty industry right here on our shores. From high-end to no-frills, the choices are endless when it comes to the right salon for our hair.
Every once in a while, it is nice to indulge in a fancy salon but for the most part, a good salon with affordable pricing is more than enough for our regular haircare needs.
If you are in need of a good quality hair makeover but don’t want to burn a hole in your pocket, read on! We’ve narrowed down 12 of the best salons in 2019 that are both good and affordable.
1. Act Point
Best known for their perming and rebonding services, Act Point also offers good hair cuts and hair styling, within the mid-range price range.
Their team of stylists have been in the industry for a very long time, with their senior stylists having over 15 years of experience. You know your tresses will be in good hands!
Price: SGD35 – 65 for haircut, SGD150 – 215 for a perm. Price will depend on seniority of stylist and hair length.
- Shaw Towers: 100 Beach Road, Shaw Towers, #01-14, Singapore 189702 (Tel: +65-6298-5681)
- Midpoint Orchard: 220 Orchard Road, Midpoint Orchard, #04-13, Singapore 238852 (Tel: +65-6734-6788)
2. SY1 Hairstyle Salon
This humble salon in Chinatown has built up a solid reputation over six years, providing all the hair services you may ever need. Whether you’re looking for a haircut, colouring, rebonding or a perm, the friendly staff at SY1 Hairstyle Salon are happy to help you out with it.
Normal haircut and blow for ladies are priced at SGD38, while colouring starts from SGD108. Book an appointment here.
SY1 Hairstyle Salon
Address: 34 Upper Cross Street #01-140, Singapore 050034
Opening Hours: Mon to Sun, 11am to 7pm
3. Focus Hairdressing
A small hidden gem in Cuppage Plaza, this understated salon may appear unassuming at first but it is actually packed full with regular customers who swear by the dedication and skills of salon owner Marcus.
Promising to use only the best products that have been tried and tested by the stylists themselves, the Mucota Dyna Argan Oil Rebonding comes highly recommended here.
Price: SGD40-50 for haircut, SGD250-300 for Mucota Dyna Argan Oil Rebonding
Address: 5 Koek Road, #01-21/28, Cuppage Plaza, Singapore 228796
Opening hours: 11am to 8.30pm from Mon to Sat, 11am to 7pm on Sun
Website: Focus Hairdressing Facebook
Here’s another good and affordable salon for those looking to do hair treatments. For those with damaged hair from heat styling or colouring, the salon offers a protein hair treatment to strengthen tired follicles, treat split ends, frizzy or brittle hair. Opt for a treatment mask or scalp massage with ampoule if you’re looking for something less intense but still want to keep those locks healthy.
The salon offers hair colour treatment as well, with a generous 30% discount at SGD126. Protein hair treatment are priced at discounted rate of SGD68, and the treatment mask at SGD48.
Book the discounted rate here.
Address: TrichoMed operates across various outlets: Hill Street, RB Capital Building and Raffles Town Club
Opening Hours: Mon to Fri, 11am to 9pm, Sat and Sun, 11am to 7pm.
5. TONI&GUY Essensuals Singapore
Toni & Guy is one of the most popular names in the hair and beauty industry, with their products being sold worldwide and many salons located all over the world.
For a more “pocket-friendly” Toni and Guy experience, their sister salon Essensuals is well worth the try. Some of their stylists have also received training at Toni & Guy salons, and Essensuals is particularly well-known for their haircuts, especially for curly and Caucasian hair.
Price: SGD49 – 116 for hair cut, SGD134 – 177 for full head highlight. Prices will depend on stylists’ seniority ad hair length
TONI&GUY Essensuals Singapore
Address: 181 Orchard Road, #03-09 Orchard Central, Singapore 238896
To make an appointment: +65-6884-4218 / Online contact form
6. 99 Percent Hair Studio
Another gem in the heartlands is 99 Percent Hair Studio, which is conveniently located at Bedok Point. Even if you don’t stay in the east, they also have several other branches in town! 99 Percent Hair Studio is known for their creative colours, which you can see for yourself on their Instagram.
They also feature colouring with low or no ammonia, which is less damaging for your scalp than a traditional dye job. Apart from their haircuts and colouring services, they are also experts in scalp care and can recommend a scalp treatment that is right for you.
Price: SGD39 – 59 for hair cuts, SGD99 – 189 for creative colour (one colour). Prices will vary depending on stylists’ seniority and hair length.
99 Percent Hair Studio
- Orchard: 181 Orchard Road, #04-10/11 Orchard Central, Singapore 238896 (Tel: +65-6238-3667)
- Bugis: 40 Haji Lane, #01-01, Singapore 189233 (Tel: +65-6396-3667)
- Bedok: 799 New Upper Changi Road, #03-23 Bedok Point, Singapore 467351 (Tel: +65-6702-7062)
- City Hall (BE Salon by 99 Percent Hair): 9 Raffles Boulevard, #02-19 Millenia Walk, Singapore 039596 (Tel: +65-6899-3667)
7. J7 Image Art of Hair Salon
For those with a sensitive scalp, it can be a daunting task to find an affordable salon to suit your needs. J7 Image Art of Hair Salon promises to cater to your sensitive scalp needs, without the hefty price tag!
Known for using organic products to create trendy looks, J7 is known for their creative hair colours, sans the ammonia.
Price: SGD39-59 for a haircut, SGD87 to 187 for a single hair colour. Price will depend on stylist seniority and hair length.
J7 Image Art of Hair Salon
Address: 14 Scotts Road, #05-32/33, Far East Plaza, Singapore 228213
Opening hours: 11am to 8.30pm on Mon to Fri, 10.30am to 7.30pm on Sat and Sun
Website: https://www.j7image.com/ / Facebook
To make an appointment: Telephone / Contact form
8. Harts Salon
Harts Salon is a homegrown salon with a team of local stylists. At the helm of the operation is award-winning stylist, Noel Ng. Popular for haircut and colour services, their pricing is transparent and clear with no hidden costs.
The stylists will be honest and forthcoming in their consultation with you to ensure that you get the style you like and which suits you the best. If you are one to support local, then give Harts Salon a go!
Price: SGD35 – 60 for a haircut, SGD120 – 180 for a full head colour. Prices will depend on stylists’ seniority and hair length.
9. Pro Trim Hair Studio
Pro Trim Hair Studio has been built by Vidal Sassoon-trained hairstylist Tino Poh over decades, amassing a wide variety of loyal clients.
This salon is known for their specialty in rebonding, digital perms and, of course, the classic Korean haircut. While the decor of the salon is simple and unassuming, the location and wallet-friendly prices are a definite plus!
Price: SGD43 for a haircut, SGD238-280 for rebonding or digital perm.
Pro Trim Hair Studio
- Orchard: Tower A, #05-27A/28 Ngee Ann City, 391A Orchard Road, Singapore 238873 (Tel: +65-6235-5516 / +65-6235-0507)
- Woodlands: 1 Woodlands Square, #04-17/18 Causeway Point, Singapore 738099 (Tel: +65-6894-1386 / +65-6894-1387)
- Jurong East: 50 Jurong Gateway, #04-55 Jurong East Mall (JEM), Singapore 608549 (Tel: +65-6734-7883 / +65-6734-7882)
10. STYLE NA Hair by Pro Trim
For the northeast-siders looking for a Korean salon, check out STYLE NA Hair, which was opened by Pro Trim Hair Studio to specialise in Korean hairstyling.
Their Korean stylists have experience in prestigious salons in the Apgujeong district of Seoul, South Korea, and are well-reputed for their Korean style hair cuts and digital perms. If you have never been to a Korean salon, STYLE NA Hair will make a good start.
Price: SGD38 – 78 for a haircut, SGD198 – 280 for a digital perm. Prices will depend on stylists’ seniority and hair length.
STYLE NA Hair by Pro Trim
- Bedok: 311 New Upper Changi Road, #B1-57 Bedok Mall, Singapore 467360 (Tel: +65-6384-9180 / +65-6384-9181)
- Sengkang: 1 Sengkang Square, Compass One #04-03, Singapore 545078 (Tel: +65-6388-4247 / +65-6388-0523)
- Marine Parade: 80 Marine Parade Road, Parkway Parade #02-67, Singapore 449269 (Tel: +65 6348 8035 / +65-6348-8106)
Opening hours: 10.30am to 9.30pm on Mon to Sun, 10am to 7pm on PH
11. KARVA Salon for Ladies
It is not often that you find salons catered to ladies only, and KARVA has done well in that niche. Being an all-ladies salon gives the opportunity for hijab-wearing ladies to open their headgear and be comfortable while getting their tresses tended to.
KARVA is also popular among ladies from all cultures who just prefer an all-female environment. Plus, their services are also priced affordably, so they won’t burn a hole in your pocket. They have several outlets in Eastern, Western, and Central Singapore so you can be sure to find an outlet near you!
Price: SGD45 – 55 for a haircut, SGD80-140 for a full head colour. Prices will depend on hair length.
KARVA Salon for Ladies
- Bugis: 73A Bussorah Street, Singapore 199486 (Tel: +65-6291-1205)
- Tanah Merah: 430 Upper Changi Road, #01-95 East Village, Singapore 487048 (Tel: +65-6384-7311)
- Jurong East: 2 Jurong East Central 1, #B1-16A, JCube, Singapore 609731 (Tel: +65-6262-2217)
12. Aventa Hair Salon
Aventa Hair Salon is a Japanese salon located just minutes away from City Hall MRT Station. All the stylists here have more than eight (!) years of experience working in the famous AUBE and Ursus hair salons in Japan, so you can rest assured that your hair is going to turn out amazing.
Aside from the wonderful results, fans of Aventa also love the fantastic customer service provided in the cozy, luxurious salon interior. Instead of running around different customers, your stylist will usually tend to only one person at a time. The stylists also make sure to communicate clearly with you on what you are looking for without hard-selling any packages or products.
Price: SGD60-65 for a haircut, SGD95-250 for a full head colour. Prices will depend on hair length.
Aventa Hair Salon
Address: #01ｰ02 Stamford Court, 61 Stamford Road 178892
Opening hours: 10am to 8pm on Mon to Thu, 10am to 9pm on Fri, 11am to 9pm on Sat, 10am to 7pm on Sun