Great Hair in Washington: September Discounts on Haircuts, Brows, Extensions, and More

Exclusive deals and steals for Washingtonian readers.

Take advantage of top stylists’ services at bargain prices with these deals. Image courtesy of Shutterstock.

Whether you’re seeking a new hairstyle or simply a touchup on your highlights, this
month’s deals promise great hair at a discount. To get any of them, mention
The Washingtonian when making a reservation or use the code “Washingtonian” when booking online. Except
where otherwise noted, appointments can be scheduled anytime in September. 

Beautiful Deals at a New Salon

With more than 30 years’ experience in hair and beauty, stylist Luigi Parasmo has worked for such iconic brands as Valentino, Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, and Versace during Fashion Week in Milan. He has also styled famous heads in Washington, including that of former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.

The new Luigi Parasmo Salon, which opened in April, is offering Washingtonian readers a few deals this month. Book a pedicure ($50) on a Tuesday or Wednesday and get a free manicure (usually $25). Book a haircut with single-process color (usually $160) or with full or partial highlights ($230 and $200 respectively) and receive a free hair glaze (normally $45) and blow-dry finish. Or schedule a Keratin treatment (normally $550) and get $100 off plus a free Keratin shampoo and conditioner (usually $50). These offers apply to new clients only.

Luigi Parasmo Salon. 1510 Wisconsin Ave., NW; 202-333-2244. 

Cutting Prices at Ipsa

You can get 20 percent off a hair service this month at the chic Georgetown salon Ipsa for Hair by Nectar. Valet parking at the lot next door makes a visit a breeze. The deal—good for cuts, coloring, or other treatments—is valid only with stylists Carolyn Welch and Anthony Alvarez.

Ipsa for Hair by Nectar, 1629 Wisconsin Ave., NW; 202-338-4100. 

Going to Great Lengths

Long, luxurious locks can be yours thanks to She by So.Cap USA’s line of 100 percent
human-hair extensions. Readers can take $200 off a full set of bonded extensions,
which start at about $12 to $15* per strand, or 25 percent off all clip-in bangs and clip-in
extensions, starting at about $200. She by So.Cap USA extensions are available at
the following salons:

Salon Nuance. 700 13th St., NW, 202-624-1100; Mimosa Salon & Spa, 1706 Connecticut Ave., NW, Second
Floor, 202-232-6900, and Salon L’eau, 3240 P St., NW, 202-625-2220.

Giving Brows the Star Treatment

Long considered one of the area’s best eyebrow and makeup artists,
Erwin Gomez is known for his celebrity clients, among them Jennifer Garner, Rosario Dawson, and
Eva Longoria. For
Washingtonian readers, Gomez is offering a one-on-one
makeup interview and session for $150 (normally
$200) at his new Karma Beauty

With every makeup session booked, you also get a free eyebrow
treatment, usually $75.
This offer applies to new clients only.

Karma Beauty Lounge. 1104 24th St., NW; 240-293-3333.

Big Salon, Big Bargain

Robert Andrew—the Salon & Spa, in Anne Arundel County, is one of the Washington area’s
largest salons, and it has a loyal following. This month, new customers can take 20
percent off all color and highlight services with selected stylists, and all customers
can enjoy 20 percent off all products by such brands as Redken, Yon-Ka, and Éminence.

Robert Andrew—the Salon & Spa. 1328 Main Chapel Way, Gambrills; 410-721-3533. 

Head-to-Toe Beauty at Toka 

From manicures and pedicures to top-notch facials and hair services—Toka Salon & Day
Spa is known for styling
Laura Bush, her twin daughters, and other elite Washingtonians. September 1 through 15, all
appointments are 20 percent off for readers. You’ll also enjoy the referral program:
Every new client who comes in on your recommendation earns you $20 toward your next

Toka Salon and Spa. 3251 Prospect St., NW, 202-333-5133; 801 Pennsylvania Ave., NW,
202-628-5133; 4907 Brenman Park Dr., Alexandria, 703-370-5133.

The Sassoon Look for Less

Known for its signature cuts, Sassoon is one of the world’s most respected salon brands.
In September and October, take 20 percent off all color services Sunday through Thursday
at the Sassoon Salon in Tysons Corner. Mention this offer when booking and bring a
copy of the September “Great Hair” issue on your visit.

Sassoon Salon. 1855-G International Dr., McLean; 703-448-9884. 

*This post has been updated from a previous version.

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