Best of Philly

Best Salon

2017 Best New Salon


The space is white and bright, there are oodles of leather and wood, a flamingo mural and a living wall, and-—well, basically, we’d like to move in. Luckily, husband-and-wife team Emily and Andrew De Stefano’s venture just outside Kennett Square has pretty sweet hair and makeup services, too. (They offer four different kinds of ponytail styling alone!) Read More »

882 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford, PA | 484-732-8499 | Website

2016 Best Readers' Choice: Salon Vanity

Salon Vanity

Readers' Choice winner. Read More »

1701 Walnut Street, 3rd Floor, Philadelphia, PA | 215-925-2211 | Website

2015 Best Salon


AMS is the Whole Foods of salons: They have the same basic stuff as everyone else (cuts, color, styling), but it's all just a notch better. The color is natural, the cuts are spot-on, the blow-outs are bouncy, and the braid bar is a pre-party godsend. Read More »

262 South 16th Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-569-1515 | Website

2011 Best Salon


Where a girl might go when she feels lousy and emerge with a new shade of gloss (or mood-changing candle, or miraculous hair-care product) that somehow acts like a glass of wine. Read More »

1707 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-569-3100 | Website

2009 Best Holistic Salon


Thoroughly eco. Totally chic. Stylist Kevin Gatto's minimalist, earth-friendly salon betrays zero ounces of granola-ness. Sign up for one of his note-perfect dry cuts or his foil-free balayage highlights, book a swish mani-pedi or no-nonsense wax with aesthetician Lisa Concepcion, and you won't even realize your glamorous self is being green. Read More »

4 Powell Lane, Collingswood, NJ | 856-858-0911 | Website