Best Salons For Hair Extensions In Houston

October 7, 2012 7:50 PM

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Whether you regret your short cut, miss your long locks or landed a bad ‘do, it might be hair extension time. Hair extensions can help you get the look you love in some of today’s most popular styles. Houston offers some of the best hair extension salons not on in the area and, in some cases, the country. These are Houston’s best salons for hair extensions. 

Lisha Coleman Hair Extensions Salon and School
18091 Upper Bay Road 
Houston, TX 77058
(281) 335-8620

Lisha Coleman hair extensions have been worn by models, celebrities and featured in print and on television including ABC, NBC, CBS, “Allure,” “PEOPLE” and “Time.” Coleman is a recognized international leader in the hair extension and beauty industry, and worked for 20 years with Shari Belafonte as her personal hair extension stylist. She invented several methods of hair extension techniques, including the Malaysian Method, Custom Integration and the Swedish Technique. She offers seven hair extension techniques in her salons and the method used is based on the clients specific hair needs, using 100-percent human hair and no braids or weaves. A 30-minute consultation gets your on your way to longer, healthier and fuller hair.

The Upper Hand
1905 Westheimer Road
Houston, TX 77098
(713) 520-0772

Get The Upper Hand on hair extensions with this salon, voted best of extensions CitySearch 2010 winner and among Elle magazine’s Top U.S. Salons. This salon offers Great Lengths-certified hair extension technicians at its River and Royal Oaks salons and has been featured on the Lucy Noland, Whitney Casey and Rachel Ray television shows, as well as Oprah Magazine. The Upper Hand uses only 100-percent human hair and the newest technology. 

Azur Salon
3425 S. Shepherd Drive
Houston, TX 77098
(713) 526-3200

Azur Salon was among the honorable mentions for Houston’s CitySearch 2010 best of hair extensions salons and is the first and only Houston salon to use the new Invisi-Tab hair extensions by Austin, Texas-based hair expert Ron King. These hair extensions are especially recommended to help with the in-between stages of hair growth. Complimentary consultations may be made by telephone or by booking online.

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Hair by Mark Cortez at Gagliano’s Salon
4722-A, Richmond Ave.
Houston, TX 77027
(832) 687-8407, (713) 599-1223 and (713) 266-4165

A Stylist Choice Award Winner in 2008, 2009 and 2010, and seen in Cosmo and Houston Press, Hair by Mark offers a wide range of hair extension products and services. Cortez specializes in Great Length and SoCap systems, but also offers human hair weaves, braided, clip in, pre bonded, blonde, brunette and black hair extensions. Free consultations are available, during which pricing for your specific service will be provided.

Extensions by Wendy  
(832) 405-8893

Located in the Galleria area, Extensions by Wendy offers a very special and relatively affordable hair-extension services. She comes to you. This service is particularly popular for weddings and other special occasions. She uses an exclusive bond from West Coast Hair, without glue, adhesives or fusions. They are natural and cosmetic-grade products. She also provides temporary extensions using clips for special occasion and up-do styles. Her services include consultation and full after-care advice. Consultations are free, but deposits are required with final payment at service. Pricing varies depending on your style and extension needs, and payment must be made by credit card.
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Mother of four college to Kindergarten, Lisa Carey is a National and Local writer for Examiner. She brings with her 20 years experience in education, working with families and her enthusiasm for the Houston area. Her work can be found at

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