Do you covet the hairstyle of your favorite celebrity? Then why not get your hair cut and colored at the celebrity-frequented NYC hair salons where the stars themselves go?! Manhattan is home to a slate of celebrity hair stylists who regularly make supermodels, movie stars, and magazine models look gorgeous. Sure, you'll pay a fortune for a star-quality hairstyle, but you might just spot Uma Thurman, Julia Roberts, Eddie Vedder, or Jake Gyllenhaal in the chair beside you. Read on for the 4 top celebrity hair salons in NYC.
Want a rock star haircut? Visit April Barton's NoHo salon, tucked away unassumingly behind a neighborhood optic shop. Suite 303's clients have included Elvis Costello, Eddie Vedder, Adrien Brody, Jake Gyllenhaal, and the boys from Oasis and U2. Note that haircuts are by appointment only. 7 Bond St., btwn Broadway & Lafayette St.; suite303.com
Sally is as famous for her pricey haircuts (that can run up to $1,000 per cut) as she is for her celebrity clients (the likes of which include Meg Ryan and Michelle Pfeiffer). You'll find Sally at one of two salons in NYC, in the Meatpacking District or on the Upper East Side. While you're at it, splurge on her luxury hair care line Sally Hershberger 24K, which infuses hair products with, what else? An elixir of 24K pure gold. Talk about some serious shine. 425 W. 14th St., 2nd Fl., btwn 9th & 10th aves.; 17 E. 71st St., btwn 5th & Madison aves.; sallyhershberger.com
Sharon Dorram-Krause at Sally Hershberger
Sharon Dorram-Krause is a "colorist to the stars," and is the head colorist at the Sally Hershberger Upper East Side salon and the color genius behind the shining tresses of Rénee Zellwegger, Uma Thurman, Kate Winslet, Nicole Kidman, Julia Roberts, and other stars. She's hard to book, and operates by appointment only, but if you can snag a slot (and can afford her), you're near-guaranteed the color of your dreams. 17 E. 71st St., btwn 5th & Madison aves.; sharondorram.com
Irishman John Barret's salon on the penthouse floor of Bergdorf Goodman (formerly the famous Goodman apartment) offers views of Central Park and lots of pampering. Barrett's clients include plenty of "Bergdorf Blondes," as well as celebrities. Be prepared to wait months for an appointment and to pay big bucks, but you'll get customization and attention like no other from his chair. 754 5th Ave., btwn W. 57th & W. 58th sts.; johnbarrett.com