The 10 Coolest Salons Outside London

On the look-out for a fresh, new salon with Insta-worthy décor and delicious drinks, but don’t live near London? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered – here are 10 got-to-see salons outside of the capital…


DNA Art Space, Nottingham

Designed as a multi-functioning creative hub that encourages clients to immerse themselves in a new type of wellbeing, the DNA Art Space in Nottingham offers a place to unwind and be inspired while receiving excellent customer service from highly-trained stylists. With luxe interiors and plenty of greenery, the salon is worthy of any Instagram feed, while the plush furnishings and relaxed atmosphere makes clients feel right at home. Promising longer appointment times and the freshest hairdressing in the city, this salon also has a studio space to shoot models and pop-up events with local retailers. 

To see more of the salon, head to its Instagram: 

Linton and Mac, Aberdeen

Based in the heart of Aberdeen, Linton and Mac combines on-trend interiors with amazing salon service, giving clients an experience they won’t forget. Co-founders Jennifer Linton and Joanna MacDonald have brought a little bit of London up north, with all the services you would expect from a luxe salon, including freehand balayage and extensions to keep any Granite City girl’s locks looking fresh. As well as an extensive range of beauty treatments, clients can also book in for breakfast, making getting ready in the morning that much easier!

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Laundry, Sheffield 

Inspired by old-school laundrettes, Laundry in Sheffield is designed to be a bustling hub which provides both excellent hair dressing, as well as a welcoming community and the perfect place for a catch up in the Laundry coffee and juice bar. Channelling comfortable luxury throughout their interiors and services, no hair style will go ignored, as the team strives to provide great value, with affordable colours and treatments on offer for both guys and girls.

To find out more, head to Laundry's Instagram: 

Re:Nu Hair Studio, Leicester

Having launched earlier in the year, Leicester salon Re:Nu has rapidly become one of the best known salons throughout Leicester and beyond, and is the go-to studio for beachy waves and sun-kissed locks. With an interior inspired by Beverley Hills cool, which has been personally curated by founder Leighanne Regan, clients can expect relaxed and contemporary décor, with pastel tones and tropical touches thrown in for good measure. Make the most of all the Insta opportunities, and the chance to try out some of this season’s hottest hair trends.

To find out more about Re:Nu Hair Studio, head to their Instagram:  

Melanie Giles, Frome 

Known as being the epitome of salon service and style in Frome, the Melanie Giles salon gives clients the very best treatments across hair and beauty, creating a look which is right for each individual and their lifestyle.  Taking inspiration from popular Scandi décor, the salon space provides an oasis of calm, whilst the massage chairs and scalp massages on offer are the perfect opportunity to relax and unwind. For any beauty aficionados amongst us, the extensive Aveda and Aesop products on offer are definitely worth taking a look at too.

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RCNQ, Manchester

Located in the cool Northern Quarter of Manchester, RCNQ brings a new era of hairdressing to the city, offering a modern salon space and high fashion hair, with expert colouring and styling. In salon clients can expect vintage décor with an urban twist, courtesy of their signature Versace print wallpaper. Downstairs there is also a barbers, as well as an allocated space for yoga classes, offered to clients at a discounted price. Where do we sign up?

To find out more about the salon, visit their Instagram: 

Trevor Sorbie, Bristol 

Residing in the busy streets of Bristol city centre, the newly opened salon offers clients a contemporary space to relax and unwind or enjoy a refreshing drink at the in-salon bar. As the latest Trevor Sorbie salon to launch, you can expect bang on-trend décor, with neon lighting and plenty of natural touches in the form of a foliage wall. Guaranteed to provide exceptional service and cutting-edge hair design, it makes for an ideal place to try out the colour you’ve long been lusting after.

For more salon inspiration, head to the salon's Instagram: 

Pixie Hair and Beauty, Glasgow

Taking inspiration from the eighties, Pixie Hair and Beauty is a vibrant salon space full of personality to welcome all of its clients. Based in Glasgow’s West End, the roomy salon boasts a colour lab, wax bar, nail and make-up stations as well as a beauty room to offer clients the latest fashion forward looks in the industry. Get your social media handles at the ready, as with rainbow coloured furnishings and chevron flooring you’re bound to get snap happy!

Check out Pixie Hair and Beauty on Instagram: 

Mr. Face, Brighton

Launched by celebrity makeup artist Martin Carter, the Mr. Face salon provides clients with a bespoke service which caters to every individual, with an award-winning team of stylists hand-picked to tame every hair type. With a vintage vibe to the interiors, which mixes eclectic furnishings with contemporary touches, the salon provides a relaxed atmosphere where all your beauty needs can be met.

To see more of the salon on Instagram, head here: 

Tint, Leeds 

Located in the Northern district of Leeds, Tint brings a new salon experience to the city with a unique salon space which combines comfort and style, with all the urban interiors you’d expect to find on a Pinterest board. Known for their innovative approach to colour, creating dreamy pastel hues and on-trend greys, Tint provides their clients with on-trend styles, tailored to suit the individual.

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