Kanpur, located in the central western part of Uttar Pradesh, is an industrial city and a splendid tourist attraction. It is the ninth largest urban economy within India and the financial capital of Uttar Pradesh. Home to multiple historical sites, Kanpur offers world’s largest regional gathering. The city is popular for its cultural heritage, beautiful parks and gardens, colonial architecture, textile, and exquisite beauty salons.

StyleSpeak takes a look at salons of repute in Kanpur

Shruti’s D Diva’s Beauty Salon & Makeup Studio

Shruti’s D Diva’s Beauty Salon & Makeup Studio was launched by Shruti Singh in 2014 and has successfully completed 9 years. With another branch in Kanpur, the salonhas a luxurious vanity van called Salon on Wheels for destination weddings. It also runs an academy where one can build their career in skin, makeup, permanent nails, eyelashes and eyebrows. The salon plans to launch 2 more salons outside Kanpur city.

Salon Strength (Staff Members): 18
Salon Timings: 9 am to 9 pm
Haircut (Female):Rs. 500/-toRs. 900 /-and Male – Rs. 250/- to Rs. 350/-
Facial and skin treatments: Starts at Rs. 1500/- onwards
Makeup: Rs. 16000/- to Rs. 40000/-
Average Client spends: Rs 2500/-
Celebrity Clients: Filmstar, business tycoons and politicians
Commercial Work: Beauty pageants, makeup launch andcollection launch
Popular services: Makeup, Keratin, Global Colour, Highlights, Skin Treatments
Qualified stylist earns: Rs. 20,000/- to Rs. 35,000/-

Deepa’s Kayakalp Salon

Deepa’s Kayakalp Beauty Salon is owned by DeepaTripathi and is a reliable name in the beauty industry.It has been delivering amazing results to the clients since 2004 by a team of experts who have been trained from renowned institutes. Keeping customer satisfaction as the sole aim of the salon, makeup services, skin services andhair services are offered at affordable cost to its clients.

Salon Strength (Staff Members): Team of 20 talented people of hair experts and hairstylist skin experts and therapists, makeup artists as well as extension artists.
Salon timings: 10 am to 8 pm (open 7 days)
Haircut: Starts Rs. 500/-to Rs. 1000/-
Hair colour: Rs. 500/- per streak onwards and Global colour: Rs. 5000/- onwards
Keratin/Rebonding: Rs. 6000/-
Facial and skin treatments: Rs. 1000/-to Rs. 15000/-
Makeup: Party makeup from Rs. 3000/-to Rs. 10000/-
Bridal makeup: Rs. 10000/-to Rs. 50000/-
Nail extensions: Rs. 2000/-
Eyelash extensions: Rs. 4000/-
Hair extensions: Rs. 20000/-
Popular services: Bridal makeup, skin services, hair services
Qualified stylist earns: Rs. 10,000/- to Rs. 50,000/-

Peluqueria Salon

Peluqueria means salon in Spanish andhas been in business since one and a half year. Owned by Sonam Jolly and with a vision to give space coupled with luxury and comfortable vibe, the salonoffers the best services by trained and professional staff to its clients.

Salon Strength (Staff Members): 18
Salon Timings: 10:30 am to 8:30 pm
Hair cut: Rs.400/-
Facial: Rs.1500/-to Rs. 2000/-
Make-up: Rs. 15,000 to Rs. 20,000/-
Average client spends: Rs. 3500/-to Rs. 5000/-
Popular services: Hair colour, hair treatments, pedicure andhair spa
Qualified stylist earns: Rs. 20,000/- to Rs. 30,000/-

Personality Ikon

Personality Ikon is a salon that gives a home like vibe with natural light and exposed brick. Driven to provide the best experience, the staff with expertise in hair, makeup, skin and nail have a client-centered approach to provide quality services. Launched in Feb’2006, the 2500 sq. ft. of L’Oreal-owned salon, breakthrough and
cutting edge in hair technology, was launched in Feb’2006. Client satisfaction makes it the best beauty salon in Kanpur. The salon uses international brands to cater to different requirements in the salon which is divided into different parts and each area has different and unique Designs, veneers, coatings.

Salon Strength: 25+ Artists
Salon Timings: 10:00 am to 8 pm (seven days a week)
Prices on an average: Rs. 300/- to Rs. 25000/-
Hair Cut: Rs. 700/- onwards
Facial &skin Treatment: Rs. 1800/- onwards
Make up: Rs. 4000/- onwards for party and Rs. 10000/- onwards for bride
Celebrity clients: Mahima Choudhary, Bhoomi Pednekar, Tiska Chopra, Farah Khan Ali (CEO at Farah Khan Fine Jewellery) Dolly Jain (drape artist)
Average Client spends: 2500 – 3000 approx
Commercial work: With locals Smriti Jewellers, Diraby Diksha (Bridal couture), Concept Clothing (bridal Couture), PSIT college for fashion show, worked for mass marriage & more.
Popular Services: Bridal makeup, hair spa, hair color, nail art.
Qualified stylist earns: Rs. 25000/-to Rs. 50000/-

SINH Salon

Launched in 2018, SINH Salon is a brainchild of Rahul Gyanchandani. The salon is on a mission to deliver world-class experience with authentic solutions to its clients. SINH Salon ensures an indulgent pampering session for its guests to make them feel refreshed, energized and beautiful from within as they walk out of the salon. Hermit Lounge, a private space for people who love premium services with privacy is its USP. This ‘home away from home’ is packed with exclusive facilities likepersonalised in-room entertainment, food and beverage service and a sun shower for that extra pampering.

Salon Strength (Staff Members): 20
Salon Timings: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Hair cut: Rs. 1000/- onwards
Facial & skin treatment: Rs. 2,499 onwards
Make-up: Rs. 3,500/- onwards
Average client spends: Rs. 5,000/-
Popular services: Hair colouring, Hair Treatments, Nail Extensions
Qualified stylist earns: Rs. 50,000/-to Rs. 1,00,000/-

Vandna’s Salon

Vandna’s salon offers customized services tailored to each client’s individual needs and preferences. Exceptional customer service with a warm, welcoming environment and friendly and knowledgeable staff go the extra mile to make clients feel pampered and satisfied. As a brand, the salon plans to have 5 salon branches and an academy spread acrossKanpur and Lucknow and aimsto establish 3 more by 2024.Vandna’s salon also aspires to turn Vandna’s Salon into a franchise and spread it across pan – India.

Salon Strength (Staff Members): 18
Salon Timings: 10:30 A.M. – 8:00 P.M.
Prices: (on an average):Rs. 500/-
Hair cut: Rs.1000/- for female and Rs. 500/-for male
Facial & skin treatment: 4 Rooms
Make-up: Rs. 15000/- to Rs. 35000/-
Celebrity clients: Govinda, Indian cricket team, Jankee Parekh, Mahima Chaudhary, Sadia Siddiqui, Achint Kaur, etc
Average client spends: Rs. 2000/- ticket size
Commercial work: Nyka pro, Wedme good, Wedding sutra.
Popular services: Nanoplastia, balayage, Makeup
Qualified stylist earns: Rs. 45-Rs. 60k/month

Rajani Makeup Studio & Salon

Initiated in April 2019, Rajani Makeup Studio was established by Rajani Gupta with the vision to provide the best services and training in the town. The studio is located in the heart of the city Kanpur. With expertise in skin treatments, hair treatments and makeup etc., Rajani Makeup Studio always believes and strives to provide the best services and makeup to the clients. It aims to provide the best services with new technology and techniques and expand its services all over the country.

Salon Strength (Staff Members): 25 members
Salon Timings: 10am to 8pm
Hair cut: Rs. 350/- onwards for men and Rs. 500/- onwards for women
Facial & skin treatment: 100% natural ingredient facials. Specialized facials in Jeannot Ceuticals and skin Treatments in Skeyndor.
Prices: Rs.3000/- onwards
Make-up: All types of bridal, engagement, party and groom makeups.
Prices: Rs. 20000/- onwards
Celebrity clients: Politicians, VIP’S and Models
Average client spends: Rs. 3000/- to Rs. 7000/-
Popular services: Makeup, Hair Color, Skin treatments
Commercial Work Done: Shoot with renownedjeweller of Kanpur city
Qualified stylist earns: Rs. 30000/- to Rs. 65000/-