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As you update your wardrobe, nails, and lashes to kick off the New Year with a bang, your wallet may be sending you some serious distress signals. You realise that you’re late to book your hair refresh, and salons are charging that extra fee for appointments made closer to Chinese New Year.

Before you worry about depleting your funds entirely, relax— we’ve got your back.

Consider these 10 salons that are giving CNY surcharge a miss this year. And keep your eyes peeled, because word has it that some are even throwing in special discounts!

Hei Ardour

 

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Tired of hair salons jacking up prices for CNY? Escape the frenzy and find your perfect cut at Hei Ardour, hidden in the heart of Orchard Road.

This cosy haven boasts friendly, meticulous stylists who take the time to understand your vision.

 

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Whether you yearn for a bold transformation or a precise trim, come prepared with pictures – they excel at bringing your hair dreams to life, strand by strand.

First-timers? You’re in for a treat! Snag 10% off your first cut and leave with a smile (and hair!) you’ll love.

Prices start at S$60 for haircuts. View the full prices on their Instagram highlight!

Location & Contact Details
100 Orchard Road, Concorde Hotel, #02-70, Singapore 238840
Opening hours
12pm – 8pm (Mon to Fri)
11am – 7pm (Sat & Sun)
Closed on Tue
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TAKE Singapore Japanese Hair Salon

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Looking for a hair refresh that’s as vibrant as a Tokyo street, but with a touch of Singaporean charm? TAKE Singapore, formerly SIL Hair Artistry, has got you covered.

Led by renowned Japanese hairstylist Takeda Tomoaki, the salon’s experienced stylists take the time to understand your vision, hair history, and unique features before they pick up the scissors or brushes.

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

And their secret weapon? A specially curated blend of Japanese and US haircare products that create unique hair colours and textures.

Enjoy a Cut and Colour + Treatment at S$250 with no CNY surcharge (U.P S$310 to S$340). Check out other promotions on their Instagram page.

Location & Contact Details

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HARTS Salon

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

Forget the festive price hike and treat your mane to some TLC at HARTS Salon, a hidden gem nestled in a tranquil corner of Singapore.

Their resident star stylists, led by the award-winning Noel Ng, weave magic with scissors and brushes, crafting personalised looks that flatter your unique features.

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

For a touch of CNY-worthy sparkle, peek into their “Hidden Colour” promotion.

Grab a 15% discount on this sneaky dyed hair transformation that won’t leave your grandparents in shock. Plus, tailor the brilliance level with additional bleaching or treatments, all at half price!

Prices start from S$35 for haircuts. If you’re looking for other hair services, check their menu here

Location & Contact Details
9 Tan Quee Lan St, #02-05, Singapore 188098
Opening hours
1pm – 9pm (Mon to Fri)
11am – 7pm (Sat to Sun)
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Walking On Sunshine

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

This hidden gem on Orchard Central’s third floor isn’t just a salon – it’s a botanical wonderland.

Lush greenery, bright vibes, and picture-worthy corners galore – your Instagram stories can practically take themselves here.

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

It’s also a one-stop shop for hair transformations, whether you’re craving a subtle highlight for the upcoming festivities, a statement bleached hair makeover, or some bouncy, youthful curls.

Their skilled stylists are experts in catering to diverse preferences, ensuring you leave with hair that feels as good as it looks!

Prices start from S$40 for haircuts. Check out the full menu here

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Jin Hair

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

If your post-dye locks are in desperate need of rescue, look no further than Jin Hair.

They offer convenient bundles that seamlessly integrate haircuts with targeted treatments specially crafted to breathe life back into chemically treated hair.

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

One of their standout treatments is the “Jin Healthy” treatment, featuring a refreshing ion water cleanse and a Mucota one-step deep conditioner that works wonders from within.

You’ll be walking out with stronger, hydrated strands and luxurious volume that will turn heads this CNY!

Jin Healthy is priced at S$295 and haircuts start at S$45. Don’t hesitate and book an appointment with Jin Hair here.

Location & Contact Details
101 Upper Cross Street, People’s Park Centre, #B1-63, Singapore 058357
Opening hours
11am – 7pm (Mon to Fri)
11am – 6.30pm (Sat)
Closed on Sun & PH
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Hair Studio Flamingo

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

Rest assured, your hair is in good hands at Hair Studio Flamingo.

Their experienced stylists (each with 10+ years under their belt!) know both classic cuts and trending styles. They’ll listen to your preferences and create a look that suits you perfectly.

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

Best of all, the ambience at Hair Studio Flamingo is simply immaculate. Want to soak up the sun while getting pampered? Grab a balcony seat. Prefer a quiet escape? Unwind in the greenery-filled interior.

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

Either way, you’ll leave feeling relaxed and with hair that looks (and feels) amazing!

View the salon’s menu here.

Location & Contact Details
3A Neil Road, Level 2, Singapore 088805
Opening hours
9.30am – 8.30pm (Mon to Sun)
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55 Tiong Bahru Road, #01-55, Singapore 160055
Opening hours
9.30am – 8.30pm (Tue to Sun)
Closed on Mon
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163 Telok Ayer St, #02-01, Singapore 068616
Opening hours
9.30am – 8.30pm (Tue to Sun)
Closed on Mon
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Haar Attic

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

Stuck on a CNY hairstyle? Haar Attic can help you find your perfect match.

Forget guessing games – their friendly stylists will chat with you to understand your hair, your style, and your post-celebration lifestyle.

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

These experienced pros create stunning looks that are actually easy to handle even after the festivities, and you’ll walk out of Haar Attic feeling confident and ready to celebrate!

Plus, here’s a bonus tip: skip the CNY surcharge by booking your appointment online.

View the salon’s menu here.

Location & Contact Details
18A Keong Saik Road, Singapore 089125
Opening hours
11am – 8pm (Mon to Fri)
11am – 7pm (Sat & Sun)
Closed on PH
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67 Boat Quay, #02-01, Singapore 049855
Opening hours
11am – 8pm (Mon to Fri)
11am – 7pm (Sat & Sun)
Closed on PH
Book Now Call Us Whatsapp

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GC Hairdressing

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

Need a pre-CNY hair refresh without breaking the bank?

Tucked away a stone’s throw from Farrer Park MRT, GC Hairdressing welcomes you with a friendly buzz and a knack for creating stylish, budget-conscious looks.

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

These aren’t just quick chops either – you’ll leave feeling pampered and polished, ready to face CNY with confidence.

Check out GC Hairdressing’s services and work on Instagram.

Location & Contact Details
52 Somme Road, #01-01, Singapore 207872
Opening hours
9am – 8pm (Mon to Sun)
Appointment-based only
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DEVONSHIRE

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DEVONSHIRE specialises in gentle, wash-colour techniques that leave your hair looking gloriously healthy and radiant.

Plus, they’re offering tempting CNY deals to help you get your mane party-ready.

For a quick cleanse and refresh, try their Hair Cut + Soda Hair Cleanse, now just $100 (original price S$250)! It’s a pocket-friendly way to get rid of build-up and reveal your hair’s natural shine.

Feeling bolder? For S$250 (regularly S$420), go for the ultimate CNY hair makeover! This package includes the full cut, soda cleanse, Tokio Inkarami, and a stunning full head colour.

Imagine shimmering “cherry coke” locks for the Lunar New Year – it’s the perfect twist on your usual style!

View their menu here.

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The Fluxus House

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

Are you seeking a fresh look for CNY but tired of predictable cuts and colours? Look no further than The Fluxus House.

This salon transports you to the heart of Japanese hair artistry, right here in Singapore, without any CNY surcharges.

Their experienced stylists, boasting eight to 20 years of expertise honed in Japan, Singapore, and beyond, specialise in crafting unique and personalised looks.

2024 no surcharge cny hair salons

Imagine wispy layers framing your face as seen on your favourite anime characters, or vibrant hues like fiery red or futuristic lilac – they’ll work with you to create a style that turns heads for CNY!

Prices start at S$90 for haircuts. View their menu here

Location & Contact Details
23 Teo Hong Road, Singapore 088332
Opening hours
10am – 8pm (Wed to Mon)
Closed on Tue
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Featured image credits: HARTS Salon, Walking On Sunshine, Haar Attic