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10 Best Hair Salons in Malaysia That’ll Restore Glam Back To Your Locks!

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Most of you know the Malaysian government has recently lifted off the partial lockdown and allowed most businesses to re-open! A piece of news that has got everyone happy is that hair salons in Malaysia are finally open!!! Whether you want to get a trim, add some colours or you know just to pamper your tresses with some soothing treatments, now is the time to do so!

And if by all means, you are planning to pamper yourself with a new hair makeover anytime soon, then you have come to the right place! Because the expert team from Beauty Insider Malaysia did a throughout the research and gathered a list of the 10 best hair salons in Malaysia that surely can give your hair some life again!

1. The Met Kuala Lumpur Grand Salon

Suited in the golden heart of Kuala Lumpur, The Met Kuala Lumpur Grand Salon is regarded as one of the most prestigious hair salons in Malaysia, The salon is also credited as the pioneer bring trendy hairstyle in the Malaysia hair industry. To add to their pride list,  they are the only salon in Malaysia that uses the luxurious French Balmain hair products. With more than 10 years of experience and with a dedicated team, The Met can certainly satisfy all your hair needs. Despite, being on the pricer side, trust us they do live up to the standards and price!

Address: 1st Floor, St. Mary Place, Bukit Bintang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

Opening Hours: Mon-Sun ( 10 am–7 pm), 

Wed closed

Contact Number: +6012 501 0624

2. Centro W Hair Salon

We swear, just walking into Centro W Hair Salon gives you the vibe of walking into a fancy high-class event or something.No joke, the hair salon is a luxurious paradise that would transport you to an Avant-Grande world filled with amazing hair. Not just the interior, the services and the team at Centro W are just an A+!!! All of their hairstylists are the best in town with enormous experience and artistry passion for hair care. Well, we don’t need to boast their pride, you can see it all at the collections of awards and recognition in their trophy room. 

Address: F235B, 1st Floor The Gardens Mall, Lingkaran Syed Putra, Mid Valley City, 59200 Kuala Lumpur

Opening Hours: Tues- Sun (10 am–9 pm)

Contact Number: +603 2287 7330

3. Kimarie Hairdressing

One of the most popular hair salons in Malaysia, the Kimarie isn’t just an award-winning hair salon but also a prestigious hair academy that was first established back in 1982! Led by the best in business, Vincent Ho, Kimarie has are to produce trendy and wearable hairstyles which can truly give your hair an individual identity as its main signature trademark. Today, the salons have five branches across Malaysia.  To date, Kimarie has produced thousands of talented hairstylists around the country and Singapore. Oh, did we all mention that they are the first and only hairdressing institution in Malaysia to be awarded the quality management standard (ISO9001:2008) certification by National Quality Assurance?

Address: 10 Jalan SS 2/66, 47300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Opening Hours: Mon – Fri (10.30am – 8.00pm) , Saturday: 10.30am – 7.30pm, Sunday & Public Holidays: 10.30am – 7.00pm

Contact Number: +603 7877 4607

4. Number 76 Hair Salon

Despite being relatively new to the hair business, Number 76 Hair Salon has quickly become one of the most popular hair salons in Malaysia. A favourite among many Instagram influencer, this Japanese hair salon has is one for the hipster’s heart. The rustic yet contemporary aesthetic, pampering treatment, the friendly staff just sums up a perfect self-indulging day. Another cool thing about them is that they only take customer per appointment basis and you can handpick your favourite stylist from their website. Oh, they even offer free touch-ups services after the actual treatment!

Address: 50, Jalan Telawi, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Opening Hours: Mon-Sun (10 am–9 pm)

Contact Number: +603 2283 1776 

5. LeeKaja Beauty Salon

Leekaja Hair Salon is a posh Korean hair salon that was established back in 1972! Today they have more than 200 branches worldwide and one in Malaysia! The Malaysian branch is located in the high-end Robinsons Mall and just like the mall, the salon is also absolutely stunning with lush greenery everywhere. They are one of the most reputable hair salons in Malaysia numerous international awards. What sets Leekaja apart from others is their approach to emulate and recreate any hairstyle you want. Each hair is treated and differently with meticulous attention and details. Simply said LeeKaJa can handle any jitters for these stylistic plunges.

Address: G5 -9 Robinsons, Shoppes at Four Seasons Place, 145, Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Opening Hours: Contact salon for more details

Contact Number: +6012 833 0040

6. Shawn Cutler

Founded by Shawn Loong, Shawn Cutler has established itself as a top contender for the best hair salons in Malaysia. Known for creating remarkable trends in the hairstyling industry, the signature style of Shawn Cutler is coming with combining best of both  European and Asian trends, to create an out-of-the-world fusion look. Shawn Cutler is also the go-to salons for many local celebrities including Jenn Chia, Kiran Jassal and Hannah Tan. Their hairstyles and look have been featured in many international magazine photoshoots, fashion shows and even hair shows. No wonder they have been at the top ever since their opening back in  2007!

Address: 28 & 28-1, Jalan Telawi 2, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Opening Hours: Tues- Fri ( 10:30 am–8 pm), Sat-Sun (10:30 am–7 pm)

Contact Number: +603 2284 6326

7. Twiggy Hair Salon

With three branches within Penang Island, Twiggy Hair Salon is without a doubt the best hair salon in the east coast.  Not just are they one of the very few hair salons in Malaysia that use authentic Shiseido hair care products but they were also voted as one of the top five hair colour salons in Malaysia.  One of the main reason why they became such a well-known hair salon in such a short span of time is because of their dedicated team and undying work philosophy which is to always bring a smile to their customer’s face. And we can assure you, Twiggy will surely put a smile on your face with the impeccable services. 

Address: 202A, Red Rock Hotel, Jalan Macalister, 10400 Penang

Opening Hours: Contact them for more details

Contact Number: +604 226 1108

8. A Cut Above

A Cut Above is a prestigious chain of salons founded by Datin Winnie Loo and Dato’ Richard Teo, The main reason why this salon has grown into being the pride of Malaysia because they are equipped with talented hairstylists who deliver the best services at an affordable price range. They specialise in express haircuts for on-the-go customers and this is one a salon that caters both men and women. If you are looking for a comfortable environment where you can just relax while the experts do the job, then this is the salon you must visit. 

9. The K Style Korean Hair Salon

For all of you based in Johor, we are pretty sure you know The K Style Korean Hair Salon. It is the most visited salon in Johor and the perfect spot for the K-pop fan like you to get those K-drama worthy. They specialise in all things K-beauty ⁠which includes S-curl perms, C-curl Perms, Volume Rebonding, well the list goes on. The salon has been lauded for its highly-skilled Korean stylists who you can trust your hair with. Just go in worry-free and let the experts do the hair transforming! What’s more, the salon’s services are wallet-friendly! 

Address: 43, 35, Jalan Indah 15/3, Taman Bukit Indah, 81200 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia

Opening Hours: Mon- Fri (10 am to 9 pm), Sat-Sun (11 am to 10 pm), Tues (Closed)

Contact Number: +60 7-239 5378

10. Locco Hair Salon

Last but not least in our best hair salons in Malaysia list is Locco Hair Salon. This neighbourhood friendly hair salon is known for its exceptional service and incredible staff. Not just do they offer fantastic hair treatments for both men and women but all of their treatments and services come at a very affordable price. Oh, if you are looking to get Balayage hairdo, then this is the best place for it. In fact, they rose to fame thanks to their amazing, colourful yet sassy Balayage finish.

Address: G-37 PV128, Jalan Genting Kelang, Setapak, 53300 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

Opening Hours: Mon-Sun (11 am- 9 pm)

Contact Number: 03-4144 3637