They’re a cut above the rest!
No one deserves a bad hair day because of a mishandled cut or dye job. Hairstyles can make or break your whole look and if you’re sporting uneven ends or an unflattering color because of a careless hairstylist, your confidence can definitely take a hit. Finding the perfect salon can be daunting and stressful, but hopefully, this list will make it easy for you to find “the one”!
Proudly whip your hair back and forth when you get your hair done at the best affordable hair salons in Metro Manila for no more than ₱500!
10. Bench Fix
MARIKINA | QUEZON CITY | PASIG | SAN JUAN | MANDALUYONG | MAKATI | TAGUIG | PASAY | MANILA | MUNTINLUPA | PARAÑAQUE
Bench Fix is a wallet-friendly salon to go to if you want good service but have a strict budget. Stylists give you the utmost attention and are generous when it comes to post-haircut styling products. A higher-end version of the salon called Studio Fix is helmed by Alex Carbonell, one of the country’s top celebrity hairstylists.
They're open from: Monday to Sunday from 10 AM to 8 PM (time may vary depending on the location) Prices start at: ₱350 to ₱500 for a haircut by a senior stylist They're great for: hair maintenance on a budget
QUEZON CITY | PASIG | MAKATI | TAGUIG | MUNTINLUPA
Azta Urban Salon is known for injecting tons of personality into the hairstyles they create. They’re one of the few salons in the country that offer dreadlocks and cornrow styling services. Azta’s also offers more than just hair services, you can have everything done at once from hair extensions, nail care, to waxing. They also have a new home service that is available daily from 9 AM to 6 PM.
They're open from: Monday to Sunday - 10 AM to 11 PM (time may vary depending on the location) Prices start at: ₱300 for women's haircut and ₱270 for men's haircut They're great for: people who want a makeover on the cheap
ALABANG | MAKATI | MUNTINLUPA
DOT ZERO Hair Studio is one of the best places in Manila where you can get Balayage, Ombre, Hair Cut, Hair Color/Dye, Rebond, Digiperm, and major hair care treatments. All of their salons use eco-friendly, biodegradable disposable towels and they also offer free hair consultations.
They're open from: Monday to Sunday - 10 AM to 7 PM Prices start at: ₱500 They're great for: people who want their hair pegs brought to life
LOCATIONS ALL OVER METRO MANILA
David’s Salon is the biggest chain of hair salons in the country and for a good reason: You get quality service at reasonable prices. David’s prides itself on bringing European hairdressing into the country and using European technology to achieve these results. Founded by David Charlton in 1989, the brand has now become an international one, with branches in L.A. and Dubai. They also offer others besides hair treatments such as nail care, threading and waxing, and makeup services.
They're open from: Monday to Friday - 9 AM to 5 PM (time may vary depending on the location) Prices start at: ₱200 for a cut, shampoo, and blowdry They're great for: people who need a hair salon within walking distance of where they are
QUEZON CITY | PASIG | SAN JUAN | MAKATI | TAGUIG | MUNTINLUPA
Piandré is known for taking good care of not just their clients, but also their employees. All the hairstylists of Piandré are trained by Vidal Sassoon Academy graduate and general manager, Andrea Zulueta-Lorenzana. The salon itself projects a higher-end image, but their rates are surprisingly mid-range. Go to Piandré for classic, never-going-out-of-style haircuts and hair treatments.
They're open from: varies depending on branch Prices start at: ₱450 for women's haircut and ₱350 for men's haircut They're great for: people who want an upscale experience at mid-range prices
5. Vivere Salon
QUEZON CITY | PASIG| MANDALUYONG | MAKATI | TAGUIG | MANILA | MUNTINLUPA
Vivere Salon provides inexpensive hairstyling that doesn’t compromise on quality. Hairstylists are very precise and they give personalized consultations if you need advice on what you can do with your hair based on its texture. You are guaranteed a versatile, low-maintenance hairstyle, due to the meticulousness that the stylists (who are also graduates of Vidal Sassoon Academy) put into your hair.
They're open from: varies depending on the location Prices start at: ₱500 for women's haircut by a top stylist They're great for: people looking to get fashion-forward cuts
QUEZON CITY | PASIG | MANDALUYONG| MAKATI | MANILA | MUNTINLUPA | LAS PIÑAS
T&J Salon is the more economical sister of the famed Tony & Jackey and Bangs Prime Salons. The Filipino hairdressers are trained by Korean professionals. T&J promises the best care for their clients’ hairs, with treatments that are tailor-fit for the different hair types and textures. The salon offers straightening and perm services, coloring, and treatment.
They're open from: Monday to Sunday - 10 AM to 79 PM (time may vary depending on the location) Prices start at: ₱300 for a haircut They're great for: people who want a cute Korean haircut
MANDALUYONG | MAKATI | TAGUIG | MANILA
You’ve probably seen their Instagram pages that are filled with rainbow-colored manes and the trendiest haircuts. Hairshaft has made a name for itself as one of the best salons to go to for a unique dye job, but don’t overlook their skills with scissors. Owner Fred Penales give classy yet trendy haircuts—it’s no wonder he has clients like Ellen Adarna and Arci Muñoz.
They're open from: Monday to Sunday - 10 AM to 10 PM (time may vary depending on the location) Prices start at: ₱500 for a haircut They're great for: trendsetters and chameleons who like to switch up their looks
Nora Hair Salon is a Japanese hair salon that’s also famous for its nail services. Their shampoo service is worth noting because the attendant massages the scalp as they remove dirt and oil from your hair. This sleek and modern salon specializes in damage-free hair coloring and effortlessly kawaii haircuts.
They're open from: Monday to Friday - 9 AM to 9 PM; Saturday - 10 AM to 9 PM; Sunday - 10 AM to 8 PM Prices start at: ₱300 for a haircut by a stylist They're great for: folks who want kawaii nails to match their adorable hairstyle
MAKATI | MANILA | QUEZON CITY
After 40 years of being in the professional salon service industry, Jesi Mendez Salon continues to be a go-to for many. It’s not hard to see why when do just about everything from cuts, coloring and treatments to massages, makeup, and nailcare services.
They're open from: varies depending on location Prices start at: ₱495 for a haircut They're great for: all-around salon services
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