Have your say in who should be crowned Best Hair Salon in Marie Claire's Hair Awards 2018...
As part of the Marie Claire Hair Awards 2018 we want your opinion. We are giving you the opportunity to vote for your favourite hair salon in the UK to win the coveted title of ‘Best Hair Salon’. We’ve had entries from up and down the country and have whittled it down to just five for you to pick from.
Voting closes midnight on Sunday 15 October and winners will be announced at our Marie Claire Hair Awards on 30 November. Here’s the top five for you to choose from…
Gina Conway prides itself in working hard to make people look and feel great and delight above expectations by creating hair experiences that are specifically designed with the guest’s needs in mind. By providing a unique environment, filled with the perfect balance of bliss, love and passion clients feel as if they’ve been transported to a place of well-being and relaxation. Taking a sustainable approach Gina Conway Aveda Salon and Spa chooses to work with Aveda products as it matches their ethos; they are cruelty free, only use recycled packaging and all the deliciously fragrant products are made from 97% natural plant derivatives. American born owner Gina Conway works tirelessly for causes in her community and abroad such as WaterAid, raising money and awareness to achieve this goal. Their team share a common passion and work together to create an environment and atmosphere where you feel totally looked after and leave a better, happier self.
Leading hair stylist to the stars, Paul Edmonds, is a true style innovator and an absolute authority on hair, offering exceptional service and expertise for over 30 years. Paul Edmonds’ elegant Knightsbridge townhouse salon is where the most glamorous come to let down their tresses, think Emma Thompson, Margot Robbie and Catherine Zeta-Jones. His pioneering approach and strive for casual perfection has led to one of the most accomplished portfolios in the industry; and has seen him create styles for some of the most well-known Films and TV shows; and for designers such as Galliano, Gaultier and Rocha.
The team at Paul Edmonds London have all been handpicked to apply Paul’s honest and holistic technique alongside his mission “To be the best approachable bespoke luxury hair and beauty experience for the modern aspiring individual”. Whether you want to evolve, maintain or transform your hair style, you can trust Paul’s team to listen to your thoughts and then create a sophisticated style just for you. With a nail bar, aesthetic beauty treatments, skincare and make-up artists on hand, you, too can be a star of the silver screen.
Radio Redchurch Street is the flagship for Bumble and Bumble UK, and is coveted by beauty insiders and editorial stylists around the world. The salon is the brainchild of Corrado Tevere, who has excelled in the hairstyling industry for over 22 years. Radio London has a reputation for cool, confident, forward thinking cuts, colour, hair-ups and hair treatments delivered by a top team of creative individuals with impeccable service credentials. Not only this, but Radio also doubles as a gallery space, and supports all areas of art from photography to sculpture, working on a three month rotation.
Barbara Daley Hair and Beauty has been a leading name in British Hairdressing for the past 28 years. The stylists there are experts in creating the beautiful, wearable hair that men and women want.
Located in a Grade II listed building directly opposite Liverpool’s iconic St. George’s Hall, the salon has become the hair and beauty destination to visit outside of London with their CV including being a regular name backstage at London Fashion Week and coiffing hair at the MTV European Music Awards.
At the forefront of their profession for almost 30 years, Barbara and her team have maintained a reputation for excellence and are both nationally and internationally respected as one of the leading voices in the British hairdressing industry.
At HARE&BONE customer care means everything. They strive to understand their client needs and objectives and translate them in a professional fashion to exceed expectations.
Sam Burnett, as founder of HARE&BONE has a primary goal for the salon. It is to provide every client with absolutely commitment to providing them with the best salon experience. These principles underpin what they do on a daily basis, ensuring that they serve at the highest possible standards.
HARE&BONE treats every client as a friend and has seen an increase in customer loyalty and retention via our personalised HARE Miles loyalty programme. Sam has a fundamental belief that a salon should be free from gimmicks and practices designed to entice clients into spending more. His approach is to provide transparent pricing coupled with total honesty in the relationship between client and stylist.
Dedication, passion and innovation are important to HARE&BONE not only in the salon but also in the hairdressing industry. Sam has recently been recognised for his commitment to creating innovative; trend focused styles and was awarded with the prestigious Creative Head Magazine Hair Trend Award for 2017.
Be sure to check out the full list of this year’s winners in the Hair Awards feature in the January 2018 issue of Marie Claire UK, on sale in December.