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Seasoned stylist and Albany native Katie Steinbach imbues Bombshell Beauty Lounge with a vintage atmosphere, contrasting retro ambiance with a full roster of modern salon services. Backed by her team of continually educated technicians, Katie skillfully sculpts and adds hues to hairdos, and removes excess fuzz with waxing. She also educates clients on the art of makeup application, demonstrating trendy techniques and how to prevent mascara smudges when sitting in the first five rows of a killer-whale show.

172 N Allen St
Albany,
NY
US

B'yond Style Hair Studio's team of stylists personalize each of their services, whether prepping brides-to-be with formal updos or clearing away unwanted hair with waxing services. They spend time consulting with clients before performing any of their hair, nail, or skin services, learning about their clients' lifestyle and personal tastes. After designer cuts, the team further tailors the experience by instructing their clients on how to reproduce the look using products at home.

573 New Scotland Ave
Albany,
NY
US

At V Salon, a team of trained visage virtuosos will trim tarnished head helmets with expert scissor-wielding skills. Savvy strand specialists can banish split ends with a haircut in the latest style using high-quality products, such as Sebastian, Goldwell, KMS, and DevaCurl (women, $35–$45; men, $20–$28). Customers can revitalize lusterless locks with an electric-eel kiss or opt for the less shocking single process ($55–$60) or splash (partial, $45+; full foil, $65+) of hair color. Complement smooth strands with a smooth facial waxing, leaving your mug silkier than a velvet bean ($10).

1168 Western Ave
Albany,
NY
US

Curl Up & Dye Hair and Nail Studio offers head-to-toe treatments. On jet-black styling chairs, hairstylists work on men and women to fashion new and fresh 'dos, including coloring, keratin treatments, perms, and updos. They also can add SoCap hair extensions for Rapunzel wannabes and design mani-pedis.

214 Western Ave
Albany,
NY
US

Stiletto Salon's team of stylists trims tresses, dolls up nails, and complements complexions with its wide variety of services. Redken-certified stylists discuss clients' desires before meticulously cutting ($29+ for women, $21+ for men) or coloring hair ($42+). Further mane magic includes perms ($64+), hair extensions (price upon consulation), wedding or prom hairdos ($54+), or special 'dos for proms that turn into weddings. When eyes aren't admiring the salon's deep purple walls adorned with chrome, cheetah, and modern-art accents, they can look on as technicians transform people-talons into fancy phalanges with manicures ($21+), pedicures ($44+), and acrylic nails ($37+). Stiletto Salon also proffers waxing for cheeks, chins, upper lips, eyebrows, and hair-sprouting pet turtles ($7–$13).

1315 Central Ave
Albany,
NY
US

The goal at Bellezza Beauty Salon & Spa is to make clients feel beautiful inside and out, via an extensive menu of spa and salon services. The expert stylists on staff have decades of experience as well as a slew of awards and certifications. Nail guru Jennifer, meanwhile, draws on her Sebastian training to pamper hands and feet with beautifying and hydrating treatments. Retreat to a private room for relaxing services such as therapeutic hot stone massage.

46 Fuller Rd
Albany,
NY
US