For an instant injection of sass, there’s nothing more timeless than the classic blowdry. Finding somewhere you can trust to give you the perfect Hollywood blowout can be a bit of a challenge and in London, blow-dry bars, salons and home services are everywhere.
Whether you’re off for a night dancing or getting ready for an important meeting, we’ve put together our favourite top 5 salons in London are guaranteed to give you the best coiffure the capital has to offer.
In the heart of bustling Covent Garden, ENA is an eco salon that prides itself for bringing an element of nature to their luxurious treatments. Add a moisturising treatment to your blow-dry such as the Oi Moisturising or the Oi Serum service for a sleek and shiny blowdry, perfect before a lunch date.
From £39, ENA Salon,
5 Great Queen Street, Holborn, London, WC2B 5DG, Visit the website
Blush + Blow
The leafy area of Parson’s Green is the most serene setting for a relaxing hair service. Blush + Blow have been recognised by the likes of Tatler and the Evening Standard and it’s not hard to see why. The gorgeous Instagrammable interiors and top of the range hair service make it the perfect parlour to beautify yourself before a night out.
From £30, Blush + Blow,
97 New Kings Rd, London, SW6 4SR, Visit the website
Carol Joy London at The Dorchester
Hair care is one of the main focuses of the underground salon at the Dorchester Hotel on Park Lane. Indulge in a truly luxury, bespoke experience that will make you feel like you’re being pampered from top to toe. For a super luxurious blow dry with a Shiatsu Acupressure scalp massage, Carol Joy London will deliver.
From £70, Carol Joy London Hair Salon at The Dorchester Spa,
The Dorchester, 53 Park Lane, London, W1K 1QA, Visit the website
Where social club meets high-end hair salon, Salon 64 is Soho’s finest. Grab an eco-friendly Vagabond coffee and get your hair looking very much on point with a bespoke blow-dry service. You’ll be taken into a discrete hair washing area before getting a gorgeous blow out from one of their top of the range stylists.
From £55, Salon 64,
14 Bateman Street, London, W1D 3AG, Visit the website
Clo & Flo
Located on Old Brompton Road in South Kensington is the cute and cheerful Clo & Flo. Set up by two sisters, the eponymous salon offers a signature blowdry for bouncy waves that will last all day. After a day of shopping, refresh your locks with a wash and blow for an evening of cocktails.
From £30, Clo&Flo,
55 Old Brompton Rd, Kensington, London, SW7 3JS, Visit the website