Whether you’re looking to get your hair done for a special occasion or just want to bond with your best friend over a glass of champagne and fabulous hair, blowout hair salons are all the rage. Luckily, several of these salons have begun to pop-up around Chicago — and they’re leaving heads full of beautiful hair in their wake.
Here are our picks for the best blowout hair salons in Chicago:
1611 N. Sheffield Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
Drybar is a national blow dry bar with locations in New York, California, Texas, Arizona, and of course, Chicago! Drybar advertises the fact that they strictly offer blowouts — no cuts or color. Thus, you can be sure that your hair stylist knows what they’re doing when it comes to giving you the best blowout possible.
1 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611
Blowtique is a salon native to Chicago that also only specializes in blowouts.Their flagship store is located in the Gold Coast and they’ve recently opened a second location in The Shops at North Bridge. If you’re really looking to commit to the blowout lifestyle, Blowtique offers a monthly membership program to keep your hair looking fantastic.
Arch Apothecary $35
1359 N. Well Street, Chicago, IL 60610
Arch Apothecary has locations in both Chicago and Rockford — making it easy for those who live further north to get all dolled up too. When getting a blowout, you can choose between three looks: Old Town Classic (round brush blowout), Windy City (loose waves), or The Loop (soft curls). In addition to their blowout bar, Arch Apothecary also offers brow sculpting and lash application so you can kill two birds with one stone during your visit. woman hair style at blowout hair salons in chicago
Trixie Girl Blow Dry Bar $35
837 W. Diversey Parkway, Chicago, IL 60614
The owner of Trixie Girl, Cheryl Brewster, founded her salon on the goal of giving women the frequent trips to the hair salon that they deserve. With a membership deal that gets you two blowouts per month for $25 each, Trixie Girl makes that possible.
2803 N. Sheffield Ave, Chicago, IL 60657
Goldplaited is located in Lincoln Park, and in addition to offering blowouts, you can have your makeup done or get a “drystyle” — which is just like a blowout, but you don’t get your hair wet. Also, after you’re done with your service, you can stop by their one of a kind “finishing alcove” to spritz yourself with perfume and grab a few mints to freshen up before a big night
Blowout Junkie $40
445 W. Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60654
Blowout Junkie in River North offers several different styles to choose from when it comes to your blowout. They even offer a “Little Devotees” option for children 10 and under. Blowout Junkie is owned by three sisters who believe that treating yourself to a blowout should be a necessity instead of a luxury — we would have to agree!