Hair is a life constant and for some women, a security blanket. It’s the cherry on top of a great look; a natural boost of confidence. It can even make or break an outfit. Cuts, treatments, colors, you name it—celebrities take these services very seriously, putting their whole trust into the hands of their favorite experts.
But who says this royal treatment is only available for celebs? The chance to destress those tresses the VIP way is only a quick visit away from your chosen local hair salon. Here are some of the best celebrity hair experts that can work their iconic magic on you:
Price: P750 to P1,200, depending on the cut/treatment
Celebrity hairstylist John Valle has worked his magic on some of the country’s top celebrity icons, such as Julia Barretto, Solenn Heussaff, Kathryn Bernardo, and Sarah Geronimo.
Valle’s creative vision has branched out to his own premier salon, Styleuxe Salon and Makeup Studio, located at Arya Residences, Mckinley Parkway, Bonifacio Global City, where he heads a team of senior stylists as creative director.
Styleluxe Salon emanates sophistication and high quality, from its classy interiors, attentive customer service, to the fresh new ‘do John Valle ensures you’ll love.
Price: P910 for a haircut (P760 for men)
Recently lauded for his fresh lob cut on Arci Munoz, Carl Dana is the celeb hairstylist behind the sought-after Hairshaft Salon, located on the 3rd floor of The Podium Mall, ADB Avenue, Ortigas Center.
When he isn’t tending to customers in his salon, Carl Dana puts his well-earned tricks of the glam trade to another use—styling celebs. Singers Morissette and Jessa Zaragoza are only a few of the lady bombshells he’s styled before.
Backed by 12 years of experience in the beauty industry and his degrees from the L'Oréal Professional School, F&H Academy, and Vidal Sassoon abroad, it can be said that your locks are definitely in good hands with Carl.
It’s no surprise that with his education from Sebastian Hair in Los Angeles, the Schwarzkopf Training Center and Revlon International Academy, Alex Carbonell is known as one of the country’s top hairstylists.
A pioneer in the hair and beauty industry with more than 30 years as a stylist to date, there’s no question why stars Bianca Gonzalez, Toni Gonzaga, Alden Richards, Erich Gonzales, Ruffa Guttierez, and Jodi Sta. Maria, trust Alex wholeheartedly.
Give your hair the best new ‘do suited for you at Studio Fix by Alex Carbonell at 4F Greenbelt 5, Ayala Center, or Shangri-La The Fort.
Price: P950 for a haircut, P2,000 to P3,500 for a full color session
Asia’s Next Top Model guest judge and well-trusted celebrity hair professional Lourd Ramos can give you the cut and color your tresses need, just like how he expertly does to status queens Georgina Wilson, Martine Cajucom, Jasmine Curtis-Smith, and model Wilma Doesnt, among others.
For an afternoon of pampering, visit Lourd’s salon, Creations by Lourd Ramos, at Somerset Olympia, Makati City or Greenfield, Shaw Boulevard, Mandaluyong City.
Price: P2,500 for a haircut, P2,350 for coloring
A long-time household name in the hairstyling industry, Jing Monis' roster of showbiz clients and loyal customers shows that despite being already 25 years into the business, he is far from stopping from making the world a more gorgeous, confident place for men and women around the Metro.
The Jing Monis Salon gives you the luxurious treatment that celebs like Anne Curtis, Liza Soberano, Kathryn Bernando, Judy Ann Santos, Sam Pinto and Liz Uy enjoy. His mission? To bring out every woman’s true beauty from within through his craft.
Check out its branches at 3F Greenbelt 1, Makati City, Bellevue Hotel, and Maxim’s Hotel, Resorts World Manila and get that world-class treatment you’ve been searching for!