The Best Salons In The Region For Curly Hair

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If your locks need some expert attention, head to one of these trusted salons

The Curl Therapy

The Curl Therapy boasts a team of certified curl connoisseurs, ready to guide you towards the perfect cut — whether your heart desires a breezy Rëzo or a sleek Cadō. If it’s a treatment you’re looking for, the salon leverages state-of-the-art Japanese spa techniques which provide a facial-like experience for both scalp and hair. Dubai, UAE. Book now

The Curl Lab


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Be it waves, curls or coils, this is the one-stop destination for all your natural hair needs. Co-founded by Kuwaiti influencer Ascia, a curly haired girl herself, The Curl Lab is a popular salon strongly vouched for by women with textured hair in the region. Get your slot for a dry cut and add a scalp treatment to the order for a wholesome hair refresh. Salmiya, Kuwait. Book now

Kozma & Kozma

For over 17 years Kozma & Kozma has established itself as a cornerstone of the GCC’s curly hair community. Its dedication to the art of curl care extends beyond the salon chair, with a curated line of in-house styling products. Developed through meticulous research, their products harness the power of nature’s finest ingredients, including macadamia nut oil, aloe leaf and coconut oil, to combat frizz and promote lasting hydration. Abu Dubai, UAE Book now

Curl Boutique

This salon specialises in a three-step cut, tailoring it to the needs of each client. The hair is first cut when dry, then after washing while wet and finally once it’s styled and dried, to give it the best shape possible. If you’re interested in a treatment, the salon offers the complete package, allowing you to treat and nourish your hair before styling it. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Book now

And A Little Further Afield…

The Curl Bar

If you’re in London for the summer, The Curl Bar is your best bet for a curly cut. Boasting clients all the way from the US to Australia, the salon has made its name in the curly community as one of the most-trusted spots for a chop. With pink and rattan themed interiors, the atmosphere is calm and inviting, allowing you to relax while you get a cut, treatment or colour. The salon also has a room you can book for a private session — perfect for women who wear hijab. London, UK. Book now

How To Style It

From loose braids to pineapple buns, take inspiration from these chic and convenient hairdos spotted on the streets of recent fashion weeks.

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  • Words by Amia Hasheel