Best Haircut

The Parlour

When your stylist exclaims, You look just like Heidi Klum! and you can’t stop yourself from bellowing, I know, right?!, you just got a good haircut. Top: Sign up to be a hair model on Tuesday or Wednesday evening and get a free cut by a salon apprentice, under the very watchful eye of owner Jessica Jane.

1339 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA | 215-278-7613 | Website


2013 WINNER, Home Service Haircut

Beth Bilinski

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You wet your own hair and sweep up afterward, but Beth (who trained at VOG in Rittenhouse) does the rest. She’ll cut your whole family in one fell swoop. Read more »

2012 WINNER, Women's Haircut

Salon Vanity

1701 Walnut Street, 3rd Floor, Philadelphia, PA

Owner Edmondo Blando asks you a lot of hair questions before wielding the scissors. His friendly interrogation pays off: Clients leave with cuts that are exactly what they always wanted. Read more »

2011 WINNER, Haircut

Artur Kirsch at the Studio CL

128 South 19th Street, Philadelphia, PA

Don’t be confused when the blowout comes before Artur has so much as touched his (electronic, hair-end-sealing) scissors: You wear your hair dry, and so he shall cut your hair dry. And when you exit and instinctively strut down 19th like Beyonc’s wind machine is blowing on you, you’ll find it’s a very hard technique… Read more »