1 Strange Beauty Show
Strange Beauty Show features the work of different artists with gallery events held for each artist. Experience your haircut with a side of visual art and your favorite song on vinyl. The waiting area is decked out with VHS tapes, a Pac Man arcade game, and records. Kitschy, but we can’t argue with a great cut.
1118 N. Ashland. AvenueChicago, IL 60622773.252.9522. http://www.strangebeautyshow.com/
2 Art + Science
After working together at salons in London and New York; styling hair at fashion shows and photo shoots in Paris, Tokyo, and Milan, four internationally recognized hairdressers came together to unite their talents in Chicago. A little hipster-esque, Art + Science is one of the trendiest salons in the city. Whether you want a radical change, a simple cut, or anything in between, A + S creates beautiful and creative hairstyles that match your personality.
1554 N. Milwaukee AvenueChicago, IL 60622773.227.4247www.artandsciencesalon.com
3 Robert Jeffrey Hair Studio
Want fabulous long locks or a sexy bob? One of Chicago’s top salons, Robert Jeffery Hair and Skin Studios is nationally recognized for it’s creative strengths, and outstanding technique.
3436 N. Halsted StreetChicago, IL 60657773.525.8800http://robertjeffrey.com/
4 Streets of London Salon
Trained by Tony & Guy London, this Lincoln Park and Bucktown spot brings European flair to Chicago. From precision cuts to funky, fresh styles, trust the Streets of London to put your best face forward.
1907 W. Diversey ParkwayChicago, IL 60614773.248.1114http://www.streetsoflondonsalon.com/
5 Joseph Michael's Salon and Spa
Celebrating their grand reopening last month at a new location, this award winning salon offers killer haircuts and extensions. Voted the best day spa by Allure, you’re definitely in good hands.
1313 N. Ritchie CourtChicago, IL 60610312.239.6263http://www.josephmichaels.net/