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The top hair salon Instagram accounts

Instagram for salons has become the most talked-about social media platform over the past 5 years. But, how do the best salons on Instagram use this brilliant marketing tool?

Follow the links below to see the best salon Instagram accounts.

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Guy Tang

Guy Tang Instagram page

Guy Tang is the ultimate Hollywood celebrity hairstylist that has been thrown into our news feeds since his world wide collaboration with Olaplex.

Watch out for incredible colour inspiration from the fabulous @guy_tang

Angel of Colour Instagram page

@angel_of_colour showcase the most beautiful hair colours from around the globe.

If you are looking to revamp your Pinterest mood boards or introduce your clients to a whole new concept of beautiful hair colour, take note of this inspirational Instagram Account.


Voodou Liverpool on Instagram

With almost 17,000 followers, Voodou Liverpool is one of the best salon instagram pages in the UK.

As twice winners of the British Hairdressing Best Website Award and winners of Creative Head’s Most Wanted, this northern salon group is a superb bench-mark for your online marketing strategy.

Voodou cleverly feed their Instagram images through specific staff profile pages on their website to make the social media experience even more powerful for their clients.

They  were also winners of Best Salon Marketing Campaign at the Hairdressing Business Awards in 2019 in conjunction with Salon Guru. Read all about their award-winning salon marketing campaign.

Bang Style

Bangstyle Instagram page

Based in the States this House of Hair Inspiration share the most beautiful hairstyles and colours from all over the world. @Bangstyle

Bleach London Instagram

2 salons in London, one training academy, a product range and an Instagram following of 239k - you have to add these super-salons to your weekly Insta-inspo. Check out Bleachlondon

Butterfly Loft Salon

Butterfly Loft Instagram page

An LA salon opened in 2010 with 85k followers...this is one to watch! Simple angle shots of their client’s hair taken with a plain back-drop and then uploaded onto Instagram. This is how you do it!

Errol Douglas Instagram

With a salon in the elite Belgravia quarter of London that has been accredited with International Technical Excellence and as the Ambassador of The Fellowship for British Hairdressing, Errol Douglas is widely considered to be one of the most influential hairdressers in the world.

Keep up to date with style, trends and industry events by checking in to Errol’s Insta feed!

Errol Douglas

George Northwood Instgram

When Alexa Chung describes a stylist as ‘a hair magician & master of hair’ and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is a regular on the columns at George’s prestigious London salon you know he will have an Instagram account you need to keep your eyes on.

Follow George Northwood #celebritystylist

Hair Club Live Instagram

HairClubLive have attracted some of the most talented hairdressers in the country to participate in their UK Autumn Tour and have quickly built an incredibly prestigious reputation within the hairdressing community.

Whether its high profile talent like Ken Picton or up and coming shining stars like Electric’s Patrick Wilson - HCL has an Instagram feed that you will keep returning to.

Josie Vilay Instagram

Award winning Canadian stylist Josie Vilay will offer you endless #grannychic hair porn. If 50 Shades Of Grey is your thing then you will love this feed.

Mark Leeson on Instagram

Mark Leeson is 2014 British Hairdresser Of The Year - prepare to be dazzled by his charming images! Keep watching - he’s 3 times finalists in this year’s British Hairdressing Awards.

Ruth Hunsley on Instagram

As you would expect, Editor of Hairdressers Journal, Ruth Hunsley has an Instagram account worthy of your attention. The Queen of Hairdressing Images updates with her best of British. You can regularly see.high profile and up-and-coming stylists images being uploaded on-to Ruth’s feed.

Schorem Barbier Instagram

As the global masters of old-school-barbering, these guys are the boys to follow.

Schorembarbier travel the world inspiring the fastest growing sector of our industry and have a huge following of 156k. If barbering hasn’t been your thing… take a look at this!

Shelley Pengilly Instagram

One to watch! Keep your ears to the grindstone…..Shelley Pengilly has become most-wanted for her hair up inspiration.and is in high demand up and down the country for in-salon hair up courses. If you love to see dreamy, ethereal hair then @shelleypengilly is the go-to-girl.

Sophie Hilton Instagram

Sophia Hilton is a L’oreal Colour Trophy Winner, British Newcomer of the Year, Brand Educator and owner of the very fabulous and newly established Brick Lane Salon…. @notanothersalon!

Take a peek inside the salon or have a nosey at Sophia’s work ( hiltonsophia ) - you won’t be disappointed!