The fol­low­ing salons have been tried and approved by BGLH read­ers. If you would like to add a salon, or if you had a bad expe­ri­ence at one of the salons and would like to see it removed, please email blackgirllonghair@gmail.com

ILLINOIS

CHICAGO
Ama­zon Nat­u­ral Essen­tials
5548 South State
Chicago IL, 60621
773.256.0500
*50% off loc main­te­nance if you request an appren­tice

Chatto’s Salon and Chat­to Eco-Friend­ly Salon
102 and 65 East Oak Street
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 640‑0003
info@chatto.com
www.chatto.com
www.chattoecofriendlysalon.com

Christi­na — Mas­ter Braider
(773) 454‑2845
instagram.com/braids_by_christy
Spe­cial­izes in corn­rows, flat twists, indi­vid­u­al braids and indi­vid­u­al twists
By appoint­ment only
*High­ly rec­om­mend­ed by BGLH edi­tors

Glo On Braids & Nat­u­ral Hair­styling
1130 S Wabash (at Evangeline’s)
Chicago, IL
(773) 910‑3035
glo-onnaturalhair.com/
*Rec­om­mend­ed styl­ist: Shavon Akhan

Locs by Ker­ry Salon
3523 S. Mar­t­in Luther King Dri­ve
Chicago, IL
(773) 512‑0373
www.locsbyKerrySalon.com

N. V. Hair Stu­dio
17 North Wabash
Suite 560
Chicago IL 60602
(312) 578‑9710
Nvhairstudio@sbcglobal.net

Sabree’s Serene Oasis
1517 west 87th street
Chicago, IL 60620
(773) 370 0312
*Rec­om­mend­ed styl­ist: Devon Blax­on

Tex­tures Salon
55 East Wash­ing­ton Street
Chicago, IL 60602–2103
(312) 419‑0442

Toss Salon and Spa
60 E. 13th St.
Chicago, IL 60605
312.986.8677
*Rec­om­mend­ed styl­ist: Cori
*2 for 1 sale on all Miss Jessie’s prod­ucts

Tribes­men Nat­u­ral Salon Stu­dio
1325 S. Wabash (South Loop)
Chicago,IL
(773) 407‑9270
*Rec­om­mend­ed Styl­ist: Tasha

COUNTRY CLUB HILLS
Octavia’s Nat­u­ral Hair Care Expe­ri­ence
Coun­try Club Hills, IL 60478
708.574.1462
www.imadeulooksalon.com
*Rec­om­mend­ed styl­ist: Octavia Hooks

HAZEL CREST
Rare Secrets
17577 Kedzie Ave # 310
Hazel Crest, IL 60429
(708) 798‑9110
*Rec­om­mend­ed styl­ist: Lynn
*A BGLH read­er had a neg­a­tive expe­ri­ence at this salon

STREAMWOOD
949 W. Irv­ing Park Road
Stream­wood, IL 60107
(630) 830 9999
www.styleseat.com/audreyeaton
*Rec­om­mend­ed styl­ist: Audrey

INDIANA

INDIANAPOLIS
Thier­ry Bap­tis­te
www.thierrybaptiste.com

KANSAS

OVERLAND PARK
Deidre’s Hair Stu­dio
11708 W. 95th St Suite #125
Over­land Park, KS 66214
(913) 486‑6208
www.deidreshairstudio.com
deidreshairstudio@gmail.com
*Rec­om­mend­ed styl­ist: Dei­dre Har­ris (Owner/Hairstylist)

MICHIGAN

DETROIT
Hap­py to be Nap­py
18957 Liv­er­nois Avenue,
Detroit, MI
(313) 340‑4247

I’m Nat­u­ral­ly Beau­ti­ful
18981 Liv­er­nois Avenue
Detroit, MI 48221–2258
(313) 341‑9005

FARMINGTON HILLS
Tran­si­tions Salon
29421 W. 12 Mile Rd.
Farm­ing­ton Hills, MI 48334
248–522-7965
www.salontransitions.com

MINNESOTA

MINNEAPOLIS
Mal­obe Nat­u­ral Hair Salon
915 W. Lake St.
Min­neapolis, MN 55407
(612) 823‑8626
www.malobe.com

MISSOURI

ST LOUIS
Nat­u­ral Uhu­ru
2012 South 39th Street
St Louis, MO 63110–3717
(314) 771‑8487

New York New York Hair Design
10666 St.Charles Rock Road
St Louis, MO 63074
(314) 426‑8788
www.hpospatreatments.com

Shi Salon
1900 Olive St.
St. Louis, MO 63103
(314) 588‑9300

OHIO

CINCINNATI
A Mirage Beau­ty Salon
1016 E.Mcmillian St
Cincin­nati, OH 45206
(513) 961‑4461
www.amiragebeautysalon.com

Hair Gem Elite
4933 Pad­dock Road
Cincin­nati, OH 45237
(513) 641‑4247
*Rec­om­mend­ed styl­ists: Kim, Katrelle and Nigel 

Natures Out­er Beau­ty
5254 Sec­tion Rd.
Cincinnati,OH
(513) 351‑7111

COLUMBUS
Salon One
860 Oak­land Park Ave
Colum­bus, OH 43224–3258
(614) 261‑8400

Syn­ergi Salon
5160 E. Main St.
Colum­bus OH, 43213
(614) 715‑3800 — Access Code: 98177
Fax: (614) 321‑4393
*Rec­om­mend­ed styl­ists: Paula M Set­tle, Royce Lunsford, Renee L Moore, Karen Gary

DAYTON
Com­plete Hair Care
3916 Salem Ave
Day­ton Ohio, 45406
(937) 278‑2140

MAPLE HEIGHTS
Haute Headz Sig­na­ture Salon
6152 Dun­ham Rd.
Maple Heights, Ohio 44137
(216) 365‑3383
www.facebook.com/HauteHeadzSignatureSalon