17 London Afro Hair Salons You Should Know About

Crown and glory.

1. Beauty Creations

Beauty Creations is one of London’s most versatile salons, you can get your weave laid, your hair braided to perfection and your natural hair looked after. It’s based in East London and the prices won’t break the bank, a full head weave install is £65.

2. Eugenze Hair

Eugenze is a queen when it comes to hair colour, just look at this flawless lavender shade here. She is a freelance hairstylist and mostly deals with weaves and wigs, and she does it very well.

3. Honey Hand

Believe it or not this is a full weave with closure. Honey Hand offer a whole range of services, but they have the short weave game on lock. You can get your hair done at the salon, and you can also buy ready made wigs, it’s definitely worth a visit.

4. Kannis Beauty

Take a moment to really take this lace closure in. Kannis Beauty specialises in installing weaves and closures, and they will make it look like it’s growing out of your head.

5. Hair Lounge

Fronted by multi award winning hairstylist, Charlotte Mensah, Hair Lounge is the place you go to when you want to give yourself a treat. It’s a high end salon, on Portobello Road and the whole experience is fancy AF.

Charlotte also has her own range of natural hair products, Manketti, which works wonders.

6. Radiant London Salon

Radiant London Salon is best known for their amazing colouring service, weave services and popping cornrow game. The salon is light, bright and very welcoming. The stylists are so professional and the receptionist is an absolute delight.

7. Purely Natural

This is the spot for all your natural hair needs, it’s a salon that focuses purely on natural haircare, hence the name. The staff are very well trained and know exactly how to deal with unrelaxed hair, no matter your curl pattern. The protein treatment is really worth doing.

8. Divas By Claudia

Once you get your weave laid in this salon, you will find yourself forever flicking it. The salon is known for its amazing weaving techniques and custom made wigs. Just scroll through the Instagram page for all the hair inspiration you’ll ever need.

9. Ebony B

Ebony B salon is all about natural hair care and styling. The salon is based in Highbury & Islington, and all the stylist are experts when it comes to giving a tailor made hair care treatment and stunning protective styling.

10. Latenda Hair Salon

Latenda is the kind of hairdresser, that once she does your hair, you will always go back. She will make you feel so comfortable, and her work is flawless.

11. Adornment365

Adornment 365 is especially good when dealing with locs or dreads. The team are very well trained, and you will actually feel safe in their hands. You get a 30 minute consultation where you get to talk to the stylist about your hair and its needs.

12. Khairmax

KHAIRMAX were kinda the first in the game with it came to installing realistic looking closures. They also sell beautiful bundles at a very decent price.
Also, they have a great youtube with really useful tutorials.

13. Chrissy Bales

Chrissy is all about the wig life. She is a freelance hair stylist that will travel to you. She is well known for her customised handmade wigs, and they are so beautiful.

14. Philip Eric Hair

Philip is an independent hair stylist, who is very much willing to travel. He specialises in weave and wigs and his versatile weaves are amazing, literally no lumps or bumps.

15. Elite Hair Lounge

Elite Hair Lounge are so great when it comes to looking after your actual hair. Relaxed or natural the salon focuses on making your hair look gorgeous and healthy.

16. Junior Green Hair

With over 34 years worth of experience, it’s fair to say that the people at Junior Green know their shit when it comes to afro hair. The salon is very beautiful and the staff are crazy efficient. It is a little expensive, so know your budget before booking an appointment.

17. Dionne Smith Hair

Dionne Smith works on shoots and does amazing bridal hair, she also has a salon, so everyone can get a feel of her amazing work. Her team provide anything from a treatment to a full on photoshoot.

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

Tolani Shoneye is a beauty and lifestyle writer for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
  Your Reaction?

    Starting soon, you'll only be able to post a comment on BuzzFeed using a Facebook account or via our app. If you have questions or thoughts, email us here.


    Now Buzzing