Whether renovating or starting a new salon, you need to put a lot of thought into the design. Today’s top salons are stunning as you’ll see below.
There are many styles to choose from – contemporary, modern, rustic, glam or industrial are the more popular styles.
Check out the collection of some of the best hair salon interior designs below.
1. Black and White-Just Right
The sharp contrast between black and white paired with the polished look of stainless steel gives this salon a sleek and stylish look. Add some large mirrors, fluorescent lighting, and red accents for a contemporary feel. The glossy red shelves and knobs on the white wall shelf pop and the black seating and the spray bottles on the white floating shelves.
2. Textured Walls Adds Interest
This salon gives off a soft and warm ambiance with the cream colors and wood trim and tables. Paired with square-shaped black chairs with stainless steel bases, this salon has the feel of a 1950s barbershop. The textured wallpaper and flooring adds some interest and keeps it simple. The canister lights help to highlight certain parts of this salon and the white ceiling contrasts with the beige-colored walls and large tiled floor.
3. A Pop of Lime Green
Lime green really draws the eye to it. This salon incorporated the bright hue without overdoing it. It is perfectly paired with the shelves and cupboards, and the stainless steel of the chairs finishes off the look. The dark tiled floors and plain white walls help pull this modern look together.
4. Bright Orange and Concrete
These bright orange chairs and walls of the same color paired with concrete tables and stainless steel light fixtures create a modern look. The concrete floors and black framed mirrors bring this modern look together. It has a warm feel although there is quite a bit of concrete used in this salon.
5. Bright Fuchsia Creates an Energetic Salon
An accent wall is painted neon fuchsia paired with grey-blue walls and pale yellow walls to highlight fun details such as a mirrored clock on the wall. When paired with extra large white chunky framed mirrors in front of grey-blue styling chairs, you have a modern and stylish-looking salon.
6. White and Grey Paired with Lights
Countless adjustable flush mounted lights dot the ceiling to makes the salon feel like a stage where the customers are the stars. Sheer grey curtains hang from the ceiling, and oversized mirrors are in front of every stylist chair. The chairs are crisp white with see-through bases and armrests for a contemporary design. The mirrors glow with a baby blue light, and the light is reflected off of the semi-glossy grey textured floor. The bases of the chairs and the counters are stainless steel and reflect the light given off by the mirrors.
7. Sunshine Yellow Adds Warmth
A raised ceiling accented by detailed trim adds some interest and opens up the room. Pale yellow walls and sunshine yellow frames around large mirrors and shelves brighten up this salon and offset the black chairs, dark tile, and dark wood. The glass shelves make them seem as if they are invisible and the colors of the products on them pop against the subtle yellow that’s reflected by the mirror behind them.
8. Lavender Softens a White Salon
A lavender accent wall and lavender chairs paired with black chairs and sheer grey curtains softens the bright white glossy ceiling and white walls to keep it from being too bright. The white chairs with wood armrests pop against the medium grey fabric curtain.
9. Mirrors Expand Space and reflect Light
Mirrors that cover almost all of the wall expands the space in this salon. The white walls and glossy light grey floors are complimented by the black and stainless steel chairs. Grey shelves highlight the bright red of the product packaging.
10. Neon Colors are Fresh and Modern
Neon yellow-green pops in this white and grey salon. Natural wood floors and accents and a striped accent wall make this Modern salon feels earthy and sophisticated, and the bright colors of the nail polish really stand out against the background. The soft glow of the lights is reflected by the large mirrors and stainless steel bases of the bright chairs.
11. Stained Glass Windows Go Bold
This salon features dark marbled tiled floor and rich wood cabinets and tables. Frosted white, yellow and teal diamond design of the stained glass offers a bold statement piece and compliment the wood nicely. The yellow and navy chairs and yellow shelves stand out against the dark marble and black countertop. This salon has the feel of a den or study, and you would expect customers to be lounging in their slippers and robe smoking a pipe. The metal globe pendant lights and an oval floor mirror are a nice touch. The black glossy marbled floor highlights the center of the room and adds to the richness of this salon.
12. Pendant Lights Add Brightness
Numerous hanging stainless steel pendant lights brighten up this salon and highlight the black and stainless steel chairs. The Medium blue walls accent the maroon chevron stripe painted on the drawers with stainless steel knobs.
13. Earth Tones Create Warmth
Burnt orange and olive colored walls stand out against the tiled floor and wood tables. A brick wall, pottery, and metal chairs and accents create a warm and inviting atmosphere. The light given off by the track lighting and the canister lights bounces off of the warm-colored walls and ceilings. The fans offer even more warm light, and the eclectic light fixtures create a feeling of an inn, bistro, or bed and breakfast.
14. Different Elements Blend Together Perfectly
Bright yellow pendant lights neatly in a row highlight the sleek black styling chairs while the copper tile backsplash of the front counter. Wood floors and textured walls compliment the seafoam walls. There is an ombre accent wall that looks like an oil painting and colors of bright blue, lime green, burnt orange, and yellow blend together to create a Mediterranean feel.
15. Wood and Metal Compliment Each Other
Crisp white walls pair with the warm oak tones of the framed mirrors and the counters while black and stainless steel chairs, counters and drawer pulls really pop against the background of the wood. The marbled floor has the same colors in it to compliment the rest of the room.
16. Simple Yet Sleek
Futuristic yellow chairs and wood shelves stand out against the white walls and tile floor. Simple white bulbs frame each of the oval mirrors that are placed in front of the styling chairs. A bright yellow pouf looks bold against the large white tiled floor.
17. A Pop of Pink
Fun bubblegum pink seating in the shape of lips greets customers when they visit this salon and the matching pink styling chairs really pop against the white walls and grey shelving. There is also a black tile accent on the floor that makes this salon very stylish and modern. The vanity lights around the oval mirrors stand out even when they are not lit.
18. A Pop of Fire engine Red
A delicate chandelier made of stainless steel orbs intricately designed to look like a strand of DNA is situated in the center of the room. It’s inside a black disk that has small canister lights inside the ring. It’s the centerpiece of this black, grey and white salon. The modern red chairs and ottoman really stand out against the sleek background and the black and white tile floors and shelves.
19. Expand Space With Mirrors
A textured grey wall that looks like alligator skin and sleek grey chairs meld with the wood accents that frame the floor length mirrors in front if the styling chairs and next to the television screens. A mirror covers the opposite wall to make this salon seem twice as big.
20. Sophisticated Yet Minimalistic
White walls and wood framed mirrors offer a simple and minimalist design. The dark grey tiles and black chairs offer a certain level of sophistication as well. The textured vents alternate with other tiles in the ceiling.
21. Sport Chic
Cream colored chairs and portable black carts stand out against the pale lavender walls and white trim. The colorful packaging of the products on the shelves and the sports memorabilia casually draws the eye to them.
22. Pure White and Black
This almost entirely white salon has small accents such as the diamond pattern in the floor tiles and black sections of the stylist chairs. One wall is a mirror framed in a pale grey and the stainless steel base of the chairs add a hint of shine.
23. Yellow and Lavender Compliment Each Other
The complimentary colors of ultra bright yellow and rich lavender happily collide with a strip of accent wallpaper that draws the eye to it. The small white items such as the door and the black clock really stand out.
24. White Out
An almost all-white salon makes the rectangle tiles, portable cart, and pillow of the chair pop and draws the eye to the small details such as the blinds and the baseboard heater.
25. Sleek and Chic
Crisp black and white salon really highlights the green of the plants and the pink and burgundy of the salon items. There is also grey in the striped wallpaper, and the mirrors open up the space and reflect the natural light.
26. Glossy Glossy
The glossy white ceiling and glossy grey tiled floor pairs well with the light lavender chairs and accent walls. The black and white sink, carts and shelving also pop against the clean colors while the sheer curtains cover a spacious window that filters the natural light coming in.
27. Interesting Light Fixtures Draw the Eye
Interesting light fixtures immediately draws the eye upward, and the brick and textured window partitions create a relaxing and earthy feel. The soft black leather chairs and wood floor and accents inspire a calming atmosphere. A red door pops in the distance.
28. Plants Create a Garden Feel
Brick walls and a long wooden table with plants creates a warm feeling. Candles and subtle lighting create a spa-like feel.
29. Plants Create a Zen Atmosphere
Metal pendant lights and black and white curtains balance the look of this salon, and the lush green plants create a relaxing Zen-like atmosphere.
Vintage inspired gold and grey wallpaper paired with simple mirrors, and an analog wall clock reflects the natural light and the tile floor and hydraulic chairs add a retro look to the mix.
31. Diva Chic
A white beadboard wall and black framed mirrors paired with the black and white buttoned chairs. The simple white shelves hold colorful products and the glossy marbled tile floors make this salon super chic and modern.
32. Charcoal and Cream Pair Well
The charcoal grey walls, cream tables and framed mirrors pair well with the glossy oak floors. A large window lets in natural light that bounces off the mirrors.
33. The Barber Shop Elevated
Warm brick walls and oak ceiling and floors with a hint of gloss create a warm and inviting environment. The famous barber pattern frames the large window, and the dark brown buttery leather chairs complement the vintage look of the hanging metal pendant lights.
34. White and Grey
A white and grey room feels spacious and open, and the green plants add a splash of color. The wire table in the center of the room pairs well with the modern 3D accent wall. The Strip of charcoal grey draws the eye to the corner of the room. The simple white shelves highlight the styling products, and there is a large flat screen television in the corner of the room. A mirror is framed by a frosted border and reflects the light that the large windows let in.
35. A Futuristic Mural Expands The Limits
The gold and crystal chandelier draws the eye up to the ceiling, and numerous canister lights add a soft glow to the room. The futuristic mural on the wall behind one of the mirrors makes it seem as if the room goes on further and the black and white buttoned leather chairs look comfortable as well as stylish.
36. Open and Industrious
This spacious warehouse has many focal points. The gold brick wall, golden star mirror, antique bike, license plate memorabilia displayed on the natural brick wall and the pops of red and yellow all stand out against the mainly white and grey background. The black leather and studded chairs look vintage, and the track lighting gives this salon an industrial look.
The shiny metal ductwork is as much as a focal point as the gold brick wall and the red tool cart. The track lighting stands out against the white ceiling, and the warm glow of the chandeliers make this industrial salon look inviting. The black and stainless steel chairs look inviting, and the open space seems like it stretches on forever.
37. Modern Industrial
The stainless steel, fire engine red, grey and white all compliment each other. The white chairs, cupboards, ceiling, and floors are crisp, and the strip of bright red on the wall is bold but not too bold, and the charcoal grey portable carts stand out against the light background. The dark grey chairs look like you could sink into them for hours and the green plants stand out against the white and glossy tiled walls.