1 Daniel Galvin
One of the world’s experts for hair color, Daniel Galvin has been the man to turn to when you seek a hair transformation. Even Princess Diana and Madonna previously sought out his services. The sleek salon, complete with a bar serving smoothies and café-style meals, is hard to beat for elegance.
58-60 George StLondon, W1U 7ET 020 7486 9661 www.danielgalvin.com
2 House of Charles Worthington
Charles Worthington’s grandly named the House of Charles Worthington salon has kept the original Georgian townhouse layout. Spread across five floors, the salon retains the structure of a home with rooms including a Conservatory, Drawing Room, Dining Room, Study, Parlour and Dressing Room. More than just a hair cut with one of the country’s top hairdressers the beautiful interior provides the backdrop to a relaxed and intimate atmosphere.
28 Great Queen StLondon, WC2B 5BB020 7831 5303www.cwlondon.com
3 The Lounge Soho
The Lounge Soho has been servicing the heads of Soho movers and shakers for the past ten years. The brainchild of Joe Mills, the hair salon opened in the late nineties in place of an old shoe repairers on an undiscovered Soho side street.Now firmly established as one of the original boutique hair salons in London, expect a diverse clientele comprising of market traders, ladies of the night, media industry players to actors, models and TV presenters getting away from the fast paced streets of the West End. Make sure you book well in advance, a favourite with the media and beuty editors, this place it always booked up.
26 Peter StreetLondon, W1F 0AH020 7437 3877www.theloungesoho.co.uk
4 James Brown Salon
The opening of James Brown’s salon in the Spring of 2009 was a star-attended event, attended none-the-least by best-friend Kate Moss. The salon, taking its cue from all things British, which includes a union jack coated chair and antique furniture, serves as a reminder that James and his super cool clientele take their inspirations from London down-to-earth London fashions.
82 Wigmore StreetLondon, W1U 2SN 020 7486 6087www.jamesbrownlondon.com
5 The Covent Garden Salon
Awarded five stars by the Good Salon Guide, The Covent Garden Salaon has been a hit with locals since its opening.A team of professional stylists and therapists provide professional hair care, grooming, and beauty therapy and the massages are said to be well worth a visit too.
69 Endell StreetLondon, WC2H 9AJ020 7836 8362www.thecoventgardensalon.com020 7836 8362