Why you should care

These top 5 picks within the Klang Valley are sure to give your crown the royal treatment.

With more daring hair trends and even more opportunity for hair fails, a trip to the hair salon is starting to feel like a trip to the dentist.

While DIY hair masks and home dyes will keep you tress-trendy to a certain extent, it’s best to leave the professional stuff to the professionals.

So who are the professionals? We’ve snipped down your search and listed our top 5 salons in the Klang Valley.

1C. Michael

If you haven’t heard of C. Michael, then let us fill you in. Originating from London, C. Michael is a brand of personal hair care products that has now turned into a renowned hair salon featuring premium hair services and haircare.

With monthly discounts and promotions, C. Michael makes premium haircare and bold hair colour affordable.

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Cutting Edge: Try out their Apple Stem Cell Hair Treatment, the first of its kind restorative treatment that is catered to suit every hair type.

Locations: Bangsar and Wangsa Maju.


A well-established salon chain in Malaysia, TONI & GUY was founded half a century ago in London by Toni and Guy Mascolo. The well-renowned brand has won 60 British Hairdressing Awards, 113 product awards, and is the official sponsor for London Fashion Week

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Cutting Edge: Apart from getting styled by hair-gurus who’ve curated hair styles for Fashion Weeks the world over, TONI & GUY’s Keratin Smoothing Treatment will tame your mane and give it a smooth and healthy glow.

Locations: Troika, Mont Kiara and Bangsar.

3 Hairplay

Hairplay was quick to rise to cutting edge fame as it is the result of a collaboration between Marion Caunter (Malaysian style icon, socialite, entrepreneur and supermom) and star stylist Shaun Yap. With Marion sporting various chic updos and hair colours on her social media pages, many are flocking the salon to recreate her looks.

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Cutting Edge: If you’re searching for the perfect blowout or updo for an event or just want to pamper yourself with star treatment, then make an appointment with Hairplay. Also try out their signature Argan Oil treatment for extra shiny hair.

Location: Block D3, Level G3, Unit 2, Jalan Dutamas 1, Solaris Dutamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

4 A Cut Above

Started by the now famous hairstylist and entrepreneur Ms. Winnie Loo, A Cut Above is not just a perfect play on words but a salon that has played a significant role in hair care since 1979. It is the go-to salon for A-list fashion houses, modeling agencies, and media outlets.

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With awards like Best Brand in hair Salons & Services, Best hair Spa and Best Centre for Hair Dressing under their belt, A Cut Above is a great option for a complete hair makeover.

Cutting Edge: Try out their signature K-Gloss Treatment which revitalises coloured hair for a softer and shinier texture.

Locations: Bangsar Shopping Center, Bangsar Village II, Mid Valley Megamall, Sunway Pyramid and Parkson Pavilion.

5 Number76

Number 76 has quickly risen to fame as many beauty bloggers and social media influencers swear by the franchise. Founded in Tokyo, the salon has since branched out to Malaysian and Singaporean soil.

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Known for their vibrant ombre tones, tumbling curls, and Jap-inspired styling, this is THE place for your Japanese salon experience.

Cutting Edge: The stylists here have perfected the ombre trend and bright coloured dyes. We highly recommend their signature Ultrasonic Iron Treatment that deeply nourishes hair follicles for an ultra smooth and shiny look!

Locations:  Mid Valley Megamall, Bangsar, Publika and Starhill Gallery.


Why you should care

These top 5 picks within the Klang Valley are sure to give your crown the royal treatment.

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