Getting a celebrity haircut or a shampoo & conditioner often comes with a hefty price. A visit to the salon is usually an affordable luxury, but some salons charge quadruple what you would pay in your neighborhood. Luxury salons are known for catering to the most elite clientele in Hollywood. Here are five of the most expensive salons in America.
Orlo Salon - New York City
Orlo Salon caters to clients like Madonna and Gwenyth Paltrow. The stylists who work here are the leaders in the industry, and they often do work for high-end designers like Prada. Orlo prices are steep, and the average person could only dream of getting a haircut here. Haircuts start at 200 USD. If you want to be styled by the owner, you can expect to pay over 800 USD.
Sally Hershberger Salon - New York City
The Sally Hershberger Salon is another New York City salon that caters to the richest people in the world. She has a salon in Los Angeles and New York City. The salon staff is made of the best talent in the country, and haircuts start at 300 USD. If you want to see Sally herself, you can expect to pay over 600 USD. Beauty doesn't come cheap.
Frederic Fekkai Salon - Beverly Hills
Frederic Fekkai is a known brand, but the salon is also known for being one of the most expensive. Frederic's clients include Kim Basinger and Liv Tyler. A personalized cut at this salon will run you about 600 USD. It's one of the most posh salons in the world, and there is also a location in Palm Beach, Florida.
John Frieda Salon - New York City
You wouldn't expect a drugstore brand to have an expensive salon, but the John Frieda Salon is one of the most expensive in America. A haircut is about 500 USD here, and the lead stylist is often booked up. He is constantly on call for major magazines, celebrities and fashion events around the world.
Cristophe Salon - Washington D.C.
Cristophe is a charming and sweet guy who charges 500 USD for his haircuts. He has famous clients around the world, and his outlook is that an excellent haircut is extremely important. One Thursday each month he hosts an event where all services are 50 percent off. You may be able to afford a cut if you can manage to snag an appointment for one of those Thursdays.
Salons in America charge an average of 45 USD per haircut, but the above salons are the amongst the best in the world. Having stellar service and celebrity clients can net you a lot of money in the beauty industry. These salons certainly take advantage of that with their impeccable skills and prestige.
Sarah is a hairdresser by trade and has been for the past 5 years. She loves cutting hair and making her clients feel good about themself, by writing these blogs she hopes that it may help give some people confidence with her beauty tips and tricks.