These five Vancouver salons celebrate ecofriendly beauty services to keep you and Mother Earth smiling.
Get those gorgeous Spring highlights, a relaxing massage or a fluttering set of falsies that may be synthetic but superior in looking so natural. Today we start with a list of green beauty salons, either click their name bookmark for future reference.
Did you have a little too much wine the the night, while catching up on The Bachelorette, and had a bold “I can cut my own bangs” moment, this is a safe and totally non-judgmental environment. East Vanity Parlour is known for their vintage updo’s, laid-back vibes and bad-ass team of punky stylists bringing the ecofriendly beauty to the Main Street neighbourhood. Chances are you will run into a bevy of burlesque queens preparing for a photoshoot or show, so do not be surprised. Shout out to Miss Bailey M for keeping it real always!
This downtown salon is proud to commit to 98% waste diversion and an equally thorough recycling program. Enjoy a diverse variety of salon services from expert staff all tucked away in a cozy nest in the heart of downtown. Clover Earthkind Hair Salon is always on the lookout for the newest vegan products as every product, they use and sell, is 100% cruelty free!
Black 2 Blond is a full service salon that exclusively carries La Biosthetique products which are reknowned for their environmentally responsible products (cruelty-free, vegan) and from naturally raw and top quality materials from Europe. Have peace of mind knowing you are in the hands of experts who know what they’re doing. B2B is home to stylist Dylan Beach, winner of the 2015 International Beauty Stylist Award in Paris and his fiery redheaded partner Sara Jane Burke, who won the 2012 Australian Apprentice of the Year. Ask about the affordable aesthetic services as a great add-on to your luscious new look.
As a vegan and earth lover herself, the owner Yuko Turnbull, is adamant about her dedication to providing an eco-chic salon. The spa is ventilated with a Healthmate Junior Plus air purifier, serves purified hot and cold drinks; and encourages clients to try the revolutionary Bio-Mat, which has similar effects to an infrared sauna. On her website, Yuko features how-to videos from her YouTube channel on hair styles and on nutrition.
From the adorable interior to their commitment to recycling, Citrus Hair Salon is a wonderful option to ecofriendly spoiling. Everything is recycled from hair foils to batteries and carry non-toxic, natural product lines from earth-conscious companies. The hair colour used in the salon is ammonia free and vegetable based. The charming décor is all made from reclaimed wood and their furnishings were bought second-hand and lovingly refurbished. Also, they have 3 different types of hair extensions if you’re feeling the urge for longer locks!
Whether you’re taking a beach trip to Kitsilano, having lunch in East Vancouver or shopping in Yaletown; stop in at one of these ecofriendly beauty salons to make an appointment knowing you are supporting companies with a greater good in mind. Being eco-chic never looked and felt so good.