Having a bad hair day? No worries, just head over to the stylists that celebrities frequently go to. Here is a list of the top 10 best hairstylists in the world.
10. David Mallet
David Mallet is a hairstylist based in Paris, France. His shop is called the Salon de Coiffeur located at 14 Rue Notre Dame des Victoires, Paris, 75002. Customers can come in by appointment only, and there is usually a waiting period of three weeks for Mallet’s services. A haircut at his salon can set you back by 200 euros, or around $315. Some of his celebrity clients include Diane Kruger of Troy, the National Treasure series with Nicolas Cage, and Inglourious Basterds, Kate Winslet of Titanic and Revolutionary Road, Julianne Moore of The Hours and Children of Men, Sharon Stone of Basic Instinct, Penelope Cruz of Vicky Cristina Barcelona. and Marion Cotillard of Rust and Bone.
9. Ted Gibson
Ted Gibson is a hairstylist based in New York. His shop is the Ted Gibson Salon at the second floor of 184 Fifth Avenue in New York City. Customers should try to book an appointment with Gibson, though the available slots are always limited. Haircut and styling in his salon can cost you around $950. Some of his celebrity clients include Angelina Jolie of Changeling, Anne Hathaway of Les Miserables, Zoe Saldana of Avatar, Ashley Greene of Twilight, and Mila Kunis of Black Swan.
8. Serge Normant
Serge Normant is a hair designer based in New York. His shop is called the Serge Normant at John Frieda Salon located at 825 Washington Street in New York City. Clients should call in for appointments and must be prepared to shell out around $600 for a haircut and styling. Some of his more famous clients include Julia Roberts of Erin Brokovich, Sarah Jessica Parker of Sex and the City, Jennifer Connelly of A Beautiful Mind, Rachel Weisz of The Constant Gardener, and Gwyneth Paltrow of Shakespeare in Love. Supermodels like Gisele Bundchen, Miranda Kerr and Christy Turlington are also frequent customers.
7. Hiro Haraguchi
Hiro Haraguchi is a hair designer based in New York City. The shop is called the Hiro Haraguchi Hair Salon and it is located at the Suite 400 of 41 East 57th Street in New York City. Clients should call to book their appointments, and a haircut in this salon can cost up to $300. Among the famous celebrities that frequent the shop is the noted designer Vera Wang, as well as actress Lisa Kudrow of the television series called Friends.
6. Tracey Cunningham
Tracey Cunningham is a hair stylist based in Beverly Hills in California. Clients should book for appointments and must be prepared to shell out as much as $325 for Cunningham to handle your hair. The shop is called Byron & Tracey and is located at 9294 Civic Center Drive in Beverly Hills. Some of the more famous clients of the shop include Jennifer Lopez of American Idol, Cameron Diaz of There’s Something About Mary, Drew Barrymore of Charlie’s Angels, Emma Stone of Crazy, Stupid, Love, and Amy Adams of The Fighter.
5. Marie Robinson
Marie Robinson is a hairstylist based in New York. Her shop is called the Marie Robinson Salon and it is located at the fourth floor in 155 Fifth Avenue in New York City. Appointments should be done three weeks in advance, with fees ranging from $200 for single process to $300 for highlights. Clients include Michelle Williams of My Week with Marilyn, Natalie Portman of Black Swan, Kristen Stewart of the Twilight series, Heather Graham of Boogie Nights, Naomi Watts of The Impossible, and Marisa Tomei of My Cousin Vinny. Rachel Weisz and Anne Hathaway are also known to be clients of Robinson.
4. Andy LeCompte
Andy LeCompte is a hairstylist based in Los Angeles. His shop is called the Andy LeCompte Salon and it is located at 616 North Almont Drive in Los Angeles. Clients should book an appointment with the shop before coming over and must be prepared to fork out around $500 for a haircut. Some of his more famous clients include celebrities like Reese Witherspoon of Walk the Line, Katie Holmes of Dawson’s Creek, Megan Fox of the Transformers series, and Demi Moore of A Few, Good Men and Indecent Proposal. Penelope Cruz also frequents the shop, as does singing superstar Madonna.
3. Mark Townsend
Mark Townsend is a hair stylist based in New York. He can be found at the Sally Hershberger Downtown at 425 West 14th Street in New York City. Clients must book an appointment to get in the shop, though the available slots are extremely limited. Townsend charges at least $300 for a haircut. Some of his more famous clients include Jessica Biel of 7th Heaven, Rachel McAdams of The Notebook, Lea Michele of Glee, January Jones of Mad Men, Maggie Gylenhaal of The Dark Knight, Minka Kelly of Friday Night Lights, Cate Blanchett of Elizabeth, and Halle Berry of Monster’s Ball. Other clients include Diane Kruger, Rachel Weisz, Reese Witherspoon, Amy Adams, Natalie Portman and Drew Barrymore.
2. Harry Josh
Harry Josh is a hairstylist based in Serge Normant’s shop in New York. He charges $200 for single process, $400 for a haircut and $500 for highlights. Some of his clients are Emma Roberts of Valentine’s Day, Amanda Seyfried of Les Miserables, Tina Fey of 30 Rock, Kristen Wiig of Bridesmaids, Jennifer Garner of Alias, Hilary Swank of Million Dollar Baby, and Renee Zellweger of Cold Mountain. Other clients include Gisele Bundchen, Cameron Diaz, Gwyneth Paltrow, Natalie Portman, Reese Witherspoon and Christy Turlington.
Oribe is a hairstylist based in Miami. Clients should book an appointment before going to the shop at the Oribe Salon located at 1627 Euclid Avenue in Miami Beach. Available slots, however, are extremely limited. A haircut at the salon can cost $400. Some of the more famous clients include Scarlett Johansson of Lost in Translation and Olivia Wilde of House. Other clients are Anne Hathaway, Penelope Cruz, January Jones, Jennifer Lopez and Mila Kunis. Superstar singers Rihanna and Britney Spears are also regular clients of the salon.