Best of Philly

Best Hair Color

2017 BEST Salon for Bold Color

Barnet Fair

Highlights and lowlights—i.e., seriously exquisite dimension—in pinks, lavenders, ceruleans and greens instead of everybody else’s blonds and ombr├ęs. (Tip: Do yourself a favor and binge on the Instagram feed before you go in.)

139 North 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA | 267-687-7114 | Website


2014 BEST Salon for Technicolor Hair

American Mortals

727 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

The stylists at AMMO (as the salon is lovingly called by its loyalists) give fashion-forward types pastel shades that are pretty, not punk, so you’ll look high-style (see: Chanel’s spring runway shows), not My Little Pony. Read more »

2013 BEST Classic Hair Color

Adrienne Rogers at Hush Salon

45 North 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA

If you want hair that looks like a God-given shade of gorgeous, or high- and lowlights so natural-looking that your own mama thinks theyre yours, Rogers who also owns the salon will make you happy, happy, happy. (But dont worry: Your secret is safe with us.) Read more »

2013 BEST Crayola Hair Color

Brittiany Cunningham at Architeqt Salon and Gallery

265 South 10th Street, Philadelphia, PA

Shes great at natural (wheat blonde, chestnut brown), but you really want to see her for more standout style: those trendy streaks of poppy red or subtle lavender, lilac ombr, or tips of peony pink. One look at her own fiery red hair and even the most color-averse will start to wonder: Why leave all… Read more »