It’s that time again, where we unveil the top salon choices for the Beauty Undercover Hair Awards 2016! The winning hair salons are selected based on the tabulated votes casted from 1 July 2016 – 30 September and also taking into consideration the editor’s opinion of Chief Agent G (she’s pretty much a whiz when it comes to local salons).
If you are still on the search for the best hair salon that can give you the perfect rebond, look no further. These salons are worth checking out!
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A mere peek at their immensely creative hair designs and it's easy to see why this artsy salon located at North Bridge Road has patrons lusting over their skills. The team here at Picasso doesn't just create beautiful hair colour designs though, they are also always pushing the boundaries of rebonding by creating J-curl, S-curl, C-curl rebonding perm and volume rebonding. Needless to say, Picasso Hair Studio offers various types of rebonding services and we especially love that their stylist will explain which rebonding style is best suited for you!
After approximately 10 years in the hair industry, Japanese stylists Ryu and Ayumi believe that it was time to put together everything they had experienced in Japan and in Singapore to give their customers the ideal Japanese hair experience. To them, the ideal Japanese hair experience constitutes of: easily maintainable hairstyle, in-depth consultation and customer comfort with a personal touch.
Stylist Ayumi is especially good with natural rebonding, with an eye for details to ensure the entire head is rebonded well. If you are not toon keen on rebonding but still desire straight and frizz-free locks, Flamingo Hair Studio also offers Keratin Treatment which is quite popular among its customers. Be sure to discuss with the stylist if you are not sure which is best for your hair!
Promotion: 30% off for Ayumi's first-time customer.
With their extremely skilful haircuts, thoughtful service, patient consultation and they manner in which the stylists anticipate your needs by designing your next few hairstyles at your very first visit, it's no wonder why Rubik Hair Salon have accumulated many loyal customer over the years.
The salon is helmed by one of Singapore's most well loved Japanese stylists, Teru, together with guest stylists from Jeana Harbor - one of Japan's top hair salons favoured by celebrities and professionals.
Lately we've noticed Rubik's Tokio de Sinka Rebonding and perm has been very popular! Naturally, we couldn't resist sending Agent AG down to find out why!
Price: Starts from $250
Pro Trim may not be the first hair salon you think of when looking for Best Korean Hair Salons in Singapore, but with its rapidly growing team of illustrious Korean stylists, Pro Trim is definitely a salon you can't afford to ignore! Many of their Korean stylists are experienced stylists who have previously worked in the prestigious Apgujeong salons, with some counting Korean singers and artistes as their customers!
Selected hairstylists here are really good with rebonding - hair looks natural and voluminous even after the process! Due to the many Korean stylists in the salon, even the rebonding by local stylists have taken on a Korean twist!
Established in Ikebukuro more than 12 years ago, Art Noise Japanese Hair Salon has flourished and emerged as the most popular hair salon in Ikebukuro, not an easy feat as most of Tokyo’s top hair salons are located in the same area! Lucky for us locals, Founder Shoichi Ishiyama has brought his winning formula to Singapore and set up shop in a cosy corner of Holland Village.
Art Noise Japanese Salon uses arimino for rebonding, which is best for hair with slight waves and exuding the naturally straight effect.
Price: Starts from $260
Instead of tying customers down with packages, the stylists at Style NA pride themselves on providing customers with great hair service and genuine hair advice at an affordable price. Most of the stylists here are highly experienced and have in accumulated a huge customer base since their time at predecessor ProTrim @ Compasspoint before revamping the outlet as Style NA.
We're especially impressed by Roy who is incredibly enthusiastic and thorough in his consultation. Even if you are doing a rebonding, he would be able to create a very natural rebonding style for you. If you've never gotten your hair done by a Korean stylist, we trust that you won't be disappointed with Roy as your first time!
The classy decor and lemongrass scent exudes a calming effect as soon as you enter Gene by Ginrich, as if in some way assuring you your tresses are in good hands. But more than that, it's the insistence of Co-Founder, Dawn, in selecting the right hairstylists and creating a customer-oriented environment that makes the difference.
Gene by Ginrich is one of the most inexpensive salons along Orchard Road and though there might not be a Korean or Japanese stylist at hand, all the local stylists here have at least 8 years of experience. They are good with rebonding even afro hair!
If you are looking for a somewhat affordable rebonding service in Singapore, Focus Hairdressing is your best bet. Although the quality hair products used are not cheap, Founder Marcus Kee has tried to keep prices as low as possible to keep his hair services affordable for most customers. Compare prices for hair services such as MUCOTA Argan Oil Straightening and you’ll probably find Focus Hairdressing offers one of the most affordable price!
One of the more experienced salons in MUCOTA Rebonding, rebonding at FOCUS Hairdressing tends to be long-lasting and natural-looking, the sylists are pretty good at adding C curls or J curls for those who are not fans of the stick straight look.
Act Point Salon sets the industry standard as being one of the most transparent and trustworthy hair salons in Singapore. Don’t be surprised if you get turned away when you request a particular hair service and the hairtsylist feels your hair is too damaged for the service or if they are not confident of doing a great job.
That said, those of you with bleached hair don't get your hopes down just yet! Deemed the “Ferrari” of hair treatments, Act Point Salon offers Tokio de Sinka Rebonding, a ground-breaking rebonding service that allows even hair damaged by bleach to be straightened. Tokio de Sinka contains 8 varieties of natural and hydrolyzed keratin of different weights that improves the resistance of hair by 140% (as opposed to 110% for typical hair treatments), and a Nobel Prize winning chemical, Fullerene, that protects the hair against excessive UV damage.