On the hunt for really good hair salons in Hong Kong? It can be tough finding a great colourist or stylist, but we've tried and tested all these joints, so you'll be in safe hands.
At Honeycombers, we’re all about the me-time. Pamper yourself with a massage at these hotel spas, an indulgent facial treatment, or some nail love – because you’re worth it. And since a good hairdo can do wonders, we’ve scoured the city to bring you the best hair salons in Hong Kong. Whether you want to trim your hair, or get it treated and styled for a special occasion, here are our favourite hair salons that you and your tresses need to check out.
Where are all the good hair salons in Hong Kong?
1. Glow Spa & Salon
An award-winning haven of style and comfort, Glow Spa & Salon stands out for its personalised hair and beauty services in Hong Kong. Nestled in the heart of Central, Glow places its clients at the core of its business, making it a top choice for those seeking expert styling and luxurious pampering. The talented team brings years of international experience and training to the table, and they’re masters of the latest trends and techniques, so you know you’re in good hands. From balayage to keratin treatments, hair extensions to precision cutting, they’ve got you covered. But what truly sets Glow apart is the dedication to personalisation: the stylists always take the time to understand your style and preferences, and make recommendations that are most suited to you. They’re all about striking the balance between creating stunning, natural looks while keeping your hair healthy and happy.
With the holiday season just around the corner, make sure to book your appointment early to get the VIP treatment at Glow. You deserve it!
Glow Spa & Salon, 8/F, Silver Fortune Plaza, 1 Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2525 5198
2. Blonde Boudoir
A visit to Blonde Boudoir in SoHo will transform both your hair and your mood. Run by well-travelled German Felix (who has spent time taming the manes of ladies from St. Moritz to Sydney to Singapore), the team here can handle any kind of colour and cut. Moreover, they serve delicious coffee, cocktails, have a great selection of magazines, and excellent chat. What more could you want from a hair salon in Hong Kong?
Read our full review of Blonde Boudoir.
Blonde Boudoir, 8/F, Cochrane Commercial House, 13-17 Cochrane Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 6804 5737
3. W52 Hair • Nails
Established in 2018, W52 Hair • Nails is a hair and nail salon in Central. It offers a range of services, from classic cuts to precision cutting, to technical and chemical treatments, including Brazilian blow outs, colour correction, hi-lowlights, and more. Under the wing of Salon Director Gary Ryan, the team at W52 consists of professional stylists from around the world, including Rudy who’s run his own salon (O2 Hair Studio) in Hong Kong for over two decades. With so much experience, you know you can definitely trust him and his fellow stylists!
You can get your nails done at W52, too.
W52 Hair • Nails, 4/F, W Place, 52 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2217 0644
4. La Provence Hair Salon
We are so in love with this little salon in DB. The owner Isaac has years of experience in cutting and colouring hair and makes the entire process a joy. He always has the latest magazines that we actually want to read and the vibe at the intimate salon is both friendly and colourful.
La Provence Hair Salon, Room 522, 5/F, Block C, DB Plaza, Discovery Bay, Hong Kong, p. 6621 2517
Following the Ayurvedic principles, Aveda is a spa and hair studio that commits to using organic ingredients. With a mission to care for the world that we live in, the salon takes pride in using only environmentally sustainable products and offering natural treatments for not only hair care and hair styling but also skin and body treatments.
Read our full review of Aveda.
Aveda has several concept salons across Hong Kong.
6. Toni & Guy
With cutting-edge products and talented teams that are professionally trained at the award-winning Toni & Guy Academy, this international hair salon has been around in this city since 2013. Combining high fashion and hairdressing, Toni & Guy is one of our favourite hair salons in Hong Kong.
Toni & Guy, G/F, 15 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2191 9819
7. Love Hair
Located in Central, Love Hair is a boutique hair salon that aims to minimise carbon footprint by recycling and utilising locally filtered water and using healthier, more natural products. The team is made up of stylists hailing all the way from England, New Zealand, Australia, and Hong Kong. We love the chilled out atmosphere and interior design at this hair salon.
Read our full review of Love Hair.
Love Hair, 1/F, 99F Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2458 0190
8. AM_Hair Studios
When it comes to hair dyeing, M.C. Wu is the king of Hong Kong. Founder of AM_Hair Studios, Wu has long dominated the local hair scene, known especially for his ability to perfectly bleach and dye Asian hair to any shade imaginable. Silvery platinum? No prob. Rose gold goddess? Gotcha. From beige to blue, Wu wields his colouring wand like magic. His flawless balayage and vivid rainbow hues have made him the go-to for influencers and celebrities alike. Even the trickiest of ashy blondes and mermaid teals are a breeze for this colour pro!
AM_Hair Studios, 2/F, Kundamal House, 4 Prat Avenue, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, p. 2984 7288
9. Shhh Salon
Looking for a bespoke hair treatment in Hong Kong with personable service? Shhh is the place to be. This appointment-only salon offers a private sanctuary in the heart of Central and uses carefully curated products. Led by creative director Marvin Lin, the team consists of diverse experts from around the world whose clients include top celebrities and members of the royal families.
Read more about Shhh Salon.
Shhh Salon, G/F, 118-120 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, p. 2915 1001
10. Hair Do
If you want your stylist to use the best Japanese hair treatments and dyes on you, Hair Do is the place to be. Previously known as Chicca, Hair Do was rebranded in March 2022 and now has two locations: Hair Do 1st in Central, and Hair Do 2nd in Causeway Bay. This salon has high customer loyalty due to its outstanding services and warm vibes. Most of its hair stylists are Japanese, so they can get you the trendiest Japanese hairstyle in no time. Customers can even request for style modifications within a week if they are not satisfied with their new look – and we think that’s pretty fab.
Hair Do has locations in Central and Causeway Bay.
11. Private i Salon
Established in 1996, Private i Salon is a reliable hair salon chain in Hong Kong. The team uses professional salon products, including Milbon & Lebel Cosmetics, which are some of the most popular hair care products in Japan. Aside from hair care, the salon also offers nail and make up services.
Private i Salon has several locations across Hong Kong.
12. Il Colpo Group
A leading luxury salon, Il Colpo Group has been supported by numerous celebrities since 1987. Not only does the Group have branches in Hong Kong, but it is popular in various big cities in Mainland China. In addition to cutting-edge hair styling service, you can receive nail and spa treatments at its shops, as well.
Il Colpo Group has several branches in Hong Kong.
13. Red Hill Hair Salon
While Red Hill Hair Salon does an amazing job in a variety of hair styling services, its hair colouring service is definitely the highlight (pun intended!) With championships from international competitions like Goldwell Color Zoom, the team of award-winning stylists at Red Hill Hair Salon can get you any hair colour that you desire, plus they offer add-ons like NuWave and Kerasilk treatments. Explain your ideal outcome to their professional stylists and they will take care of everything.
Red Hill Hair Salon, LG 16-17, Kowloon City Plaza, 128 Carpenter Road, Kowloon City, Hong Kong, p. 2383 8829
A jack of many trades, Indulgence is a one-stop shop for all things self-care. From a simple cut to balayage and Brazilian keratin treatment, all your hair care needs are taken care of in the best hands. Plus, since they double as a spa, you can treat yourself to a lush facials, mani-pedis, or a relaxing and rejuvenating body massage.
Indulgence, 22/F, Silver Fortune Plaza 1 Wellington Street Central, Hong Kong, p. 2815 6600
Ooh la la, brace yourself for deluxe pampering at Bruneblonde! This indulgent hair salon in Hong Kong effortlessly infuses Parisian glamour into the heart of the city. As a guest, you’re invited to enjoy fine French wines and gourmet snacks in the swanky private rooms throughout the luxurious programmes. Renowned Parisian hair professionals, Roland Boutin and David Gouygou, are at the helm, offering chic cuts and creating runway looks that deliver Naomi Campbell-level shine. With its roots firmly planted in Paris couture and a penchant for natural luxury products, BruneBlonde is sure to leave you feeling très chic.
Bruneblonde, Mezzanine Level, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 1 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, p. 2511 3988
16. Hair Culture
Since its opening in 1999, Hair Culture has expanded its goodness beyond Hong Kong, with branches in Taipei and Toronto(!), and it’s the go-to hair salon for many local celebrities. You can opt for a haircut from a stylist or the chief director himself, though the prices go up every level. Services include hair treatments, colouring, and perms. You can also book in for professional make-up and nail services.
Hair Culture has locations in Tsim Sha Tsui and Central.
17. Lab Hair
Scalp care, bridal styling, Paimore digital perms, highlights… Experience Lab Hair’s quality care and prepare to be amazed by your transformed look. Helmed by professional Korean hair stylists, Lab Hair provides an array of services, all with an emphasis on improving hair quality. Focusing also on affordability, Lab Hair stands out as an excellent choice for those seeking a high-quality, yet budget-friendly Korean hair salon experience in Hong Kong.
Lab Hair, 3/F, Coasia Building, 496-498 Lockhart Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, p. 2363 1999
18. Hair Blossom by Korean
Your hair will be well taken care of by the experienced stylists at Hair Blossom by Korean. Using Korean hair treatments and techniques, you can get a variety of perms such as Korean men perm, Korean ladies perm, root perm, or keratin straighten treatment. You can even get a brand new cut and colour in the safe hands of the hair director who’s had over 20 years of experience. If you’re looking for a classic Korean cut, Hair Blossom by Korean is the place to go.
Hair Blossom by Korean, 6/F, E168, 168 Des Voeux Road Central, Central, Hong Kong, p. 5113 2421
19. Sozo Hair Design
This Japanese-inspired salon brings a relaxed vibe to the heart of Lan Kwai Fong. Apart from offering chic cuts and bouncy blowouts, Sozo Hair Design provides digital perms, extensions, and conditioning treatments tailored just for you. Its exclusive S-Aqua Beauty regimen specially boosts shine for women aged 30 and above. What’s more, the stylists listen attentively as they snip, crafting confidence-boosting looks. Not only can you feel good about your new look, you can also do good here – Sozo enables you to donate your locks to charity! With first-class service, refreshing treats, and personalised style at reasonable rates, Sozo truly delivers a Hong Kong salon experience that inspires.
Sozo Hair Design, 2/F, Worldwide Commercial Building, 34 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2353 5025
[This article was originally published in May 2018 and updated in 2023 by Catherine Pun.]