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2018 Salons of the Year Trends

Every year we get a glimpse of what’s trending in the salon and spa world, thanks to the various submissions to the Salons of Year competition. And 2018 didn’t fail to give us the inside scoop. We discovered some delightful details we hope will inspire your future salon renovations. Get ready to mark your favorites.

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Salons of the Year 2018: Broome Street Society

With unique rope and wood lighting and the scrap wood pile finish on the stations, Broome Street Society in New York sets the salon stage and captures Third Runner Up in our Salons of the Year 2018.

2018 Salons of the Year: Voss Salon

The design inspiration behind Voss Salon in Dallas, Texas, was a high-end jewelry store. The salon was a must-add to our 2018 Salons of Distinction list because of its clean and cohesive design that made the entire salon look upscale.

2018 Salons of the Year: Studio 285

The "Google Earth" floor inside Studio 285 salon in Evans, Georgia, immediately made the salon a standout contender for the 2018 Salons of the Year and a must-add to our 2018 Salons of Distinction list.

2018 Salons of the Year: Solaia Luxury Salon and Spas

From the white stacked-ledge stone front desk to the distressed-porcelain floor tiles, Solaia screams 2018 Salons of Distinction from head to toe.

2018 Salons of the Year: Posh Salon & Day Spa

This salon and spa in Kokomo, Indiana, brought the big-city trend of a manicure bar to its town. Posh's versatility earned it a spot as a 2018 Salon of Distinction.

2018 Salons of the Year: Nova Salon

Nova Salon's exteriors is consistent with Louisville's historic Crescent Hill neighborhood, and it's interior includes vaulted ceilings and a clean design. The cohesive design earned it a spot as a 2018 Salon of Distinction.

2018 Salons of the Year: Matii New York

This stunningly elegant salon in New York City made our list of 2018 Salons of Distinction, thanks to its brass lighting fixtures and its custom-cut brass-raised lettering, as well as many other details.

2018 Salons of the Year: Lavish Salon

We saw several salons remove the idea of a front desk in this year's submissions, and Lavish Salon in Friendswood, Texas, was on trend.  It's moss-covered walls were also unique, and the salon earned a spot as a 2018 Salon of Distinction.

2018 Salons of the Year: Hannah London

Great salon design can happen at home or across the pond, and Hannah London salon in London, England, proved it designed a spot as a 2018 Salon of Distinction with its stunning throne-like pedicure chairs and swan-neck taps.