Winter’s harsh conditions can put you in need of a pick-me-up. Whether you’re craving hair revitalization or a rejuvenating facial, the Short North Arts District has plenty of Salons and Spas for you to choose from.


Ambushed is a hair salon catered specifically to people with curly hair. They are fully dedicated to helping anyone with naturally curly hair textures to embrace their curl. Cut N Blow is driven by the latest hair trends and techniques. The atmosphere is edgy and eclectic, perfect for someone who wants a unique hair salon experience. Evan Joseph Salon specializes in natural, gentle hair care for people of all ages. The salon even has curl specialists available for appointments. Jacob Neal Salonby celebrity artist Jacob Neal, is built of a carefully assembled a team of  professional stylists. The Short North salon offers the ultimate cut, color, and
conditioning experience with salon services tailored to each client’s specific needs. Salon Lofts in the Short North is led by creative stylist Jeff Stucky. He has developed his skills in the industry for the past 19 years and continues to learn from the best hair stylists in the world. Mallory Lane Salon & Gallery is the perfect salon for anyone who wants a great hair experience at an even better price. They offer a wide variety of services including Hair Extensions, Brazilian Blowouts, Haircuts, Color, Specialty Styling and Blowouts. MAX the Salon, a Charles
Penzone salon, serves the eclectic Columbus community by bringing trendy hair designs to its residents. The salon offers edgy hair services, facials, waxing, manicures, pedicures, and GelColor. Mukha Spa has highly trained skincare professionals, makeup artists, and massage therapists led by renowned expert Tim Maurer. Mukha can create a customized product, including facial cleansers, 100% mineral makeup, problem-targeting serums, and more. Phia Salon offers upscale service in a comfortable and approachable atmosphere. Phia works to accommodate any budget, as well as offering plant-and oil-based AVEDA products. Raw Material Salona trendy yet edgy hair salon, is located in the heart of the Short North. This convenient location is perfect for anyone in Columbus. Salons at High and Hubbard is a group of individual suites featuring hair stylists, an esthetician, and a manicurist/pedicurist. This is a full-service beauty salon and spa with a contemporary atmosphere and professionals who are motivated to provide excellent services and quality products. Strand Cafe Ultra Salon provides an artistic interpretation of beauty that is unlike any other. By interpreting styling and cuts as art rather than just hair, cosmetologists are able to create looks that are parallel to none. Studio Posh Hair Salon is both a barbershop and salon with stylists specializing in men’s and women’s haircuts, color, and straight razor shaves. Anyone and everyone is welcome at this salon. The W Nail Bar is an entirely natural nail bar, offering quality manicures and pedicures, in an environment that is free of the harsh chemicals associated with acrylic nails. The W provides a space in which both men and women will be comfortable, complete with monthly beauty packages for clients. The Waxxpot is passionate about providing the best possible waxing experience. Their highly trained Waxx Specialists will ensure each procedure is done correctly. Turner’s Barbershop & Shaving Parlor is a Victorian barbershop with traditional and modern hair cuts along with straight razor shaves. This parlor is perfect for anyone looking for an enjoyable, old-fashioned shaving experience.

For more information regarding any of these salons/spas, see the Short North Salons and Spas business page on our website. On this page, there are further details about these businesses as well as website links available.


-Alexa Demyan