The 3 best hair salons in Cambridge

The 3 best hair salons in Cambridge
Photo: Lola Hair Studio/Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on March 04, 2020.

Looking for the best hairstylist options near you?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top hair salons around Cambridge, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture next time you're in the market for a new hairstylist.

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1. Lola Hair Studio

Photo: lola hair studio/Yelp

First on the list is Lola Hair Studio. Located at 87 Blanchard Road in Cambridge Highlands, the hairstylist, makeup artist and eyelash service spot is the highest-rated hair salon in Cambridge, boasting five stars out of 35 reviews on Yelp.

2. Hair International

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Next up is North Cambridge's Hair International, situated at 2300 Massachusetts Ave. With 4.5 stars out of 52 reviews on Yelp, the barbershop and hair salon has proved to be a local favorite.

3. Hair by Jillian Jimmo

Photo: hair by Jillian jimmo/Yelp

Peabody's Hair by Jillian Jimmo, located at 1784 Massachusetts Ave., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the hairstylist spot five stars out of 12 reviews.

Deciding when to check out the top spots above? Saturdays tend to be the busiest days of the week for consumer spending at health and beauty businesses across the Cambridge area, while Tuesdays are least busy, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a provider of software and email marketing services for small businesses. Last year, average daily transactions at health and beauty businesses rose to 11 per business on Saturdays, compared to 8 daily transactions on average on Tuesdays.

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