If you are in the DMV area and looking for a place to help you find out how to look your best, we can assure you that some of the top-quality stylists are located in the nation’s capital. Here is a list of the best hair stylists and makeup artists in Washington, DC.
Address: 1221 Pennsylvania Avenue SE Washington DC, 20003
Phone: (202) 746-1334
With an experience of more than two decades, along with the barbering classes he took in London and his training at L’Oreal, stylist Frederick Ayers is an expert in cutting styles, color lines, and coloring techniques. He also studied with celebrity makeup artist Sam Fine and New York master stylist Oscar Bond. Ayers has been residing and working in Washington, DC for three years. He asks questions to learn about your personality before designing your best version.
Address: 1728 Connecticut Ave NW Suite 2A Washington DC, 20009
Phone: (202) 299-0222
TheStudeo’s owner Frankie holds many titles including “celebrity stylist, master stylist, hair loss specialist, extensionist & blonding specialist,” and more. He has been in the business for over 20 years. He has a degree in fashion design, as well as vast experience in doing hair & makeup for photoshoots, runway shows, and movies. Frankie still improves his techniques by taking classes every year from L’Oreal, Redken, Vidal Sassoon, and Wella. He is also a US Ambassador for the UK’s Godiva Hair Extension Academy and teaches classes.
Own Your Wonder
Address: 1659 Wisconsin Ave NW Washington DC, 20007
Phone: (202) 298-8000
Located in DC’s Georgetown neighborhood, Own Your Wonder aims to find your best look based on your facial features and help you improve your daily makeup routine with easy tips. You can also find a library of simple makeup tutorials according to various face types and skin tones on their website. The salon offers both group and one-on-one lessons instructed by professional makeup artists. In addition, they assist you in selecting the right products for your skin.
Beauty By Ruben
Address: 1401 New York Ave NE Washington DC, 20002
Specializing in beauty makeup, editorial makeup, and prom & bridal makeup, celebrity makeup artist Ruben Bermudez operates at his Northeast DC home studio, along with providing mobile services. Private lessons are available for those interested in learning applications and techniques. Students may bring their own model for the classes. You can also arrange makeup parties, where you can attend with a group of your friends and learn makeup tips as part of a bachelorette party or girls-night-out.
Glynn Jones Salon
Address: 1635 R St NW Washington DC, 20009 (between 16th & 17th St)
Phone: (202) 234-4445
Operating in DC since 2003, Glynn Jones Salon takes pride in bringing a unique British style into the DMV area’s hair design scene. The Dupont Circle business boasts a team of skilled stylists trained and led by Manchester-born head stylist and creative director Glynn Jones. After receiving education from Vidal Sassoon, Jones worked for magazine covers and fashion events such as London Fashion Week.