Hair can make or break your mood, especially in the Hong Kong humidity and heat. It should come as no surprise then that the city is home to countless salons and hairdressers on hand to help with everything from a run-of-the-mill cut and colour to a Brazilian blowout, Keratin treatment, and the creation of that much sought-after, natural tousled wave. Spoilt for choice? We’ve put together a list of the best hair salons in Hong Kong to tame your tresses.
With its roots in Paris, this salon offers chic cuts, colours and treatments to a discerning clientele. True to its name, it caters to every hair colour and type, length and texture, leaving its clients feeling fresh and confident.
Known throughout Asia as a leading authority on women’s hair, Kim Robinson has worked with an enviable roster of A-listers, including Princess Diana, Kate Moss and Michelle Yeoh. His Hong Kong salon has roots dating back more than 40 years.
The Mandarin Salon is popular with visitors and residents alike, thanks to its reputation for high-quality treatments and services, including specialised trichology consults with Andrea Clark to resolve scalp issues and hair problems. Its 24th-floor location boasts uninterrupted views of the Victoria harbour.
Il Colpo Group
With over 30 outlets around the city, you’re sure to find an Il Colpo location near you for all your hairdressing needs. Founded in 1987, the brand has a loyal following of local socialites and international celebrities alike, so you’re in good company here: Karena Lam and Aaron Kwok are just a couple of their high-profile clients.
Multiple locations | ilcolpo.com.hk
This salon was built on the principles of environmental awareness, and takes an eco-conscious approach to beauty and wellness. Shunning products tested on animals, this vegan-friendly salon offers standard cut, colour and styling services, and provides one of the best blowouts in town.
UGF, The Pemberton, 22-26 Bonham Strand, Sheung Wan | emmanuelf.com | 2167 8280
Whether you’re getting glam for a girl’s night out, a special occasion or you’re just looking to treat yourself, the Airplay bar is the ultimate pampering space. It caters for birthdays, bachelorettes, and girls on the go looking for a quick spruce up or wash and blow-dry.
Unit 317, Landmark Atrium, 15 Queen’s Road Central, Central | airplaybar.com | 2388 8179