Salon Safar

★★★★★
Upper East Side hair salon offers Japanese hair straightening, cuts, color, highlights, facials, manicures and pedicures.

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I recently went to Salon Safar to prepare for my 35th birthday party. Yuenis gave me an incredible cut and gloss. Mara is an excellent masseuse. In addition, she gave me the first pedicure I've had in the City where it did not hurt.

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I recently went to Salon Safar to prepare for my 35th birthday party. Yuenis gave me an incredible cut and gloss. Mara is an excellent masseuse. In addition, she gave me the first pedicure I've had in the City where it did not hurt.

Pros: attentive staff, relaxing ambience, high quality service

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I have tried several different salons and tons of different stylists and honestly, I didn't leave Safar "oozing with confidence", unfortunately. It was surprisingly empty, which discouraged me a bit. After waiting 10 minutes on a couch

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I have tried several different salons and tons of different stylists and honestly, I didn't leave Safar "oozing with confidence", unfortunately. It was surprisingly empty, which discouraged me a bit. After waiting 10 minutes on a couch

Pros: furniture, view, area, decor

Cons: I paid for "WOW", not for "Oh, Ok"; neck-ache from waiting so long for "deep conditioning"

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i'm very picky about who cuts my hair.. i went to the same woman for 7 years before i moved to new york (and drove an hour to get to her!).. tried several places in varying price ranges in new york with mixed results, and then my sister

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i'm very picky about who cuts my hair.. i went to the same woman for 7 years before i moved to new york (and drove an hour to get to her!).. tried several places in varying price ranges in new york with mixed results, and then my sister

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Please, someone tell me where I can find Genaur and Celia!!! jk They are the most talented hairstylists I've come across.\r
I purchased a promotional certificate in summer of 2007. Waited a few months to use it. The people who sold them

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Please, someone tell me where I can find Genaur and Celia!!! jk They are the most talented hairstylists I've come across.\r
I purchased a promotional certificate in summer of 2007. Waited a few months to use it. The people who sold them

Pros: ambience, close to train station, great cut

Cons: limited space, tolerable waiting time

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I have been back and forth from the city but never stayed long enough that I had to have my hair done by someone other than my usual stylist....was extremely apprehensive about it but it needed to be done. I took a friends advice who I

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I have been back and forth from the city but never stayed long enough that I had to have my hair done by someone other than my usual stylist....was extremely apprehensive about it but it needed to be done. I took a friends advice who I

Pros: highly skilled professional

Cons: not when I was present

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I have been an upper east sider ever since i was a little girl. Al through highschool and college i searched for a good stylist, and then i found salon safar. Younes does the best highlights and trust me i have been to many many salons in

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I have been an upper east sider ever since i was a little girl. Al through highschool and college i searched for a good stylist, and then i found salon safar. Younes does the best highlights and trust me i have been to many many salons in

Pros: everything

Cons: hard to get appointments

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I visited this salon twice and Celia did my hair both times. It was wonderful, the best highlights, color and haircut I have ever had! And she was so sweet and funny. I called the salon recently and a rude woman told me she no longer

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I visited this salon twice and Celia did my hair both times. It was wonderful, the best highlights, color and haircut I have ever had! And she was so sweet and funny. I called the salon recently and a rude woman told me she no longer

Pros: I loved the atmostphere and ambience of the salon.

Cons: No longer have a reason to go back.

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I also got one of those promotional deals and i had a really good time. They also asked me if I wanted the gloss but I just said no and it was fine. I'd go back again, I really liked how cozy it was. It was my first facial and I really

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I also got one of those promotional deals and i had a really good time. They also asked me if I wanted the gloss but I just said no and it was fine. I'd go back again, I really liked how cozy it was. It was my first facial and I really

Pros: good promotion

Cons: hard to get an appointment last minute

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At Salon Safar they do not know the word customer service. I didn't get asked how I want my hair. The hair dresser spent 15 mins, charged $40 and it looked horrible. Painful, both physically and mentally. Do not - and I say NOT - go

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At Salon Safar they do not know the word customer service. I didn't get asked how I want my hair. The hair dresser spent 15 mins, charged $40 and it looked horrible. Painful, both physically and mentally. Do not - and I say NOT - go

Cons: Everything

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Few months ago I got a promotion certificate in front of bloomingdales, the first time I loved it, hairstylist Susanna gave me a fabulous haircut she even show me how to blowdry it . I was so pleased with my haircut I went back , but for

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Few months ago I got a promotion certificate in front of bloomingdales, the first time I loved it, hairstylist Susanna gave me a fabulous haircut she even show me how to blowdry it . I was so pleased with my haircut I went back , but for

Pros: promotion price

Cons: not the same service

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I found this place while searching the web for something more affordable, than my previous venture. I am an aspiring actress and was looking to obtain a particular look for an upcoming role. I needed fullness in my hair and a little

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I found this place while searching the web for something more affordable, than my previous venture. I am an aspiring actress and was looking to obtain a particular look for an upcoming role. I needed fullness in my hair and a little

Pros: professional, affordable

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This place is amazing... prices are fab and so are the final results. Younnes has been doing my hair for a year now and I would never go anywhere else. He took my very dark, terribly done at home dye-job and turned it into a beautifully

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This place is amazing... prices are fab and so are the final results. Younnes has been doing my hair for a year now and I would never go anywhere else. He took my very dark, terribly done at home dye-job and turned it into a beautifully

Pros: cuts, hilights, prices

Cons: none so far

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HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!! \r
It has taken me four years to find an exceptional salon for a reasonable price. I found Salon Safar through a promotion that I purchased, and then became a regular customer because the Stylists do an exceptional

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HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!! \r
It has taken me four years to find an exceptional salon for a reasonable price. I found Salon Safar through a promotion that I purchased, and then became a regular customer because the Stylists do an exceptional

Pros: Excellent quality for an reasonable price. Highly Professional.

Cons: None.

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I got the best haircut of my life here from a stylist named Sussanah. She transformed my hair from a mess of frizz to a bunch of bouncy curls - she even showed me how to blowdry my hair at home to recreate the look I walked out of the

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I got the best haircut of my life here from a stylist named Sussanah. She transformed my hair from a mess of frizz to a bunch of bouncy curls - she even showed me how to blowdry my hair at home to recreate the look I walked out of the

Pros: Styling skill

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I bought one of those promotions. Finally I came there for a haircut. WORSE TIME EVER because they annoyed me with their other products promotion, like glossing, and also they did a really bad job with my hair. I had to actually go back

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I bought one of those promotions. Finally I came there for a haircut. WORSE TIME EVER because they annoyed me with their other products promotion, like glossing, and also they did a really bad job with my hair. I had to actually go back

Pros: Service

Cons: Bad hair cuts

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I bought the promo off the street (doubtful as I am cuz I'm a skeptical NYer, but hopeful at the same time) and finally gained the courage to use it after reading some scary reviews for this place. My overall experience was really not bad.

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I bought the promo off the street (doubtful as I am cuz I'm a skeptical NYer, but hopeful at the same time) and finally gained the courage to use it after reading some scary reviews for this place. My overall experience was really not bad.

Pros: Nice clean salon, skilled barber, generally good atmospher

Cons: sales pressure is high

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I purchased a gift certificate on 42nd Street & 5th Avenue from a con man named Ben Bailey. He told me they were affiliated with H&M Clothing Store, and that were doing a salon promotions for the holidays. I didn't want to buy the package,

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I purchased a gift certificate on 42nd Street & 5th Avenue from a con man named Ben Bailey. He told me they were affiliated with H&M Clothing Store, and that were doing a salon promotions for the holidays. I didn't want to buy the package,

Cons: Credit Card Fraud

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I had my highlights and lowlights and haircut done by Younes, the owner. He was very friendly and kind I really liked his personality. On the other hand the highlights and lowlights I got done were very uneven, some spots close to the

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I had my highlights and lowlights and haircut done by Younes, the owner. He was very friendly and kind I really liked his personality. On the other hand the highlights and lowlights I got done were very uneven, some spots close to the

Pros: on time

Cons: quality

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If you are going to the salon as part of the promotion, be sure to ask plenty of questions about pricing. Fortunately I had read the reviews on here prior to going in, so I went in with caution. From what I could tell everyone in the

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If you are going to the salon as part of the promotion, be sure to ask plenty of questions about pricing. Fortunately I had read the reviews on here prior to going in, so I went in with caution. From what I could tell everyone in the

Pros: Nicely decorated and clean salon, patient stylists, good cut

Cons: Chaotic, all the upselling (from what is included in the promotion)

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I bought a promotion for Salon Safar, and was really excited to go because it got such good reviews. However, when I got there, I had to wait half an hour before my turn, and when I finally saw the hairdresser, I felt pressured to spend a

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I bought a promotion for Salon Safar, and was really excited to go because it got such good reviews. However, when I got there, I had to wait half an hour before my turn, and when I finally saw the hairdresser, I felt pressured to spend a

Pros: Scalp Massage

Cons: Everything else

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Ok so I would never reccomend this place to anyone. The people who work there are rude. The haircuts are absolutely awful. The hair stylists really do not know what they are doing. DO NOT EVER GO THERE!! YOUR HAIR WILL BE RUINED.

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Ok so I would never reccomend this place to anyone. The people who work there are rude. The haircuts are absolutely awful. The hair stylists really do not know what they are doing. DO NOT EVER GO THERE!! YOUR HAIR WILL BE RUINED.

Cons: hairstylists and workers were awful

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I was very interested in visiting this salon and thought I would shuffle through the comments below. I must say it is not the bad reviews that have turned me off from this place (because I know how judgmental people can be and now snobby

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I was very interested in visiting this salon and thought I would shuffle through the comments below. I must say it is not the bad reviews that have turned me off from this place (because I know how judgmental people can be and now snobby

Pros: It sounded like a great place

Cons: Management seems a bit defensive

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I went to Salon Safar using a package promotion. I had a terrible experience. My wash was okay except that my shirt and ears were soaked after the wash. I am asian so my hair texture is different from most of the caucasians that

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I went to Salon Safar using a package promotion. I had a terrible experience. My wash was okay except that my shirt and ears were soaked after the wash. I am asian so my hair texture is different from most of the caucasians that

Pros: There are a lot of staff

Cons: They don't know how to wash, cut, or dry.

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The bad reviews below almost scared me out of going to get my haircut here. But good thing they didn't because I am switching to this salon! I did get a promo and I was scared that I would be spending a ton of money! I actually paid less

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The bad reviews below almost scared me out of going to get my haircut here. But good thing they didn't because I am switching to this salon! I did get a promo and I was scared that I would be spending a ton of money! I actually paid less

Pros: Awesome Staff, Convenient Times, Just Plain AMAZING

Cons: I got a little dye on my hand, the music!

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I have been coming to Salon Safar since they opened two years ago (I followed my stylist Younes here from Che Maxime). No one else knows how to cut my hair the way that he does - I would never trust anyone else. He works so efficiently

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I have been coming to Salon Safar since they opened two years ago (I followed my stylist Younes here from Che Maxime). No one else knows how to cut my hair the way that he does - I would never trust anyone else. He works so efficiently

Pros: Amazing haircuts

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i purchased their promo offer (BIG MISTAKE) and found out afterwards that the promo girl wasn't being truthful so i asked for a refund from the Salon and they were EXTREMELY RUDE, told me refunds aren't given under any circumstances and

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i purchased their promo offer (BIG MISTAKE) and found out afterwards that the promo girl wasn't being truthful so i asked for a refund from the Salon and they were EXTREMELY RUDE, told me refunds aren't given under any circumstances and

Pros: Don't know

Cons: Liars, Rude individuals answering the phone

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I purchased a promotion to this salon about a month ago and I finally got around to using it and I had a pretty good experience overall. I got my haircut by this girl (Cecelia??) who did a pretty good job (I have very curly hair -which

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I purchased a promotion to this salon about a month ago and I finally got around to using it and I had a pretty good experience overall. I got my haircut by this girl (Cecelia??) who did a pretty good job (I have very curly hair -which

Pros: Good value, talented staff

Cons: Never appointments available!

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I can't believe the reviews that are posted here! I bought a promotion to this salon and had a really great experience - the haircut I received was different from the cut I normally get (with razor) and the style is edgier than I normally

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I can't believe the reviews that are posted here! I bought a promotion to this salon and had a really great experience - the haircut I received was different from the cut I normally get (with razor) and the style is edgier than I normally

Pros: Beautiful place, good location, skilled staff

Cons: very, very busy

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This place is a SCAM!!!! This is the WORST salon experience of my life!!! It?s unsanitary and unfriendly. The staff is ignorant and has an attitude problems No customer service experience whatsoever!!! \r
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These people are rude and are

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This place is a SCAM!!!! This is the WORST salon experience of my life!!! It?s unsanitary and unfriendly. The staff is ignorant and has an attitude problems No customer service experience whatsoever!!! \r
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These people are rude and are

Pros: Never coming back!

Cons: loud, pushy service, rude staff, bad haircut

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Beware, ladies. I got my hair cut from the promotion yesterday and everyone in the salon had the promotion, too. Why? Because Salon Safar's service is so bad, they only get first-time customers because no one returns. I will list each item

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Beware, ladies. I got my hair cut from the promotion yesterday and everyone in the salon had the promotion, too. Why? Because Salon Safar's service is so bad, they only get first-time customers because no one returns. I will list each item

Pros: Learned my lesson - do not buy before you see what you're getting!

Cons: The whole experience.

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About a month ago I was approached on the street about the Salon Safar promotion. Being the skeptical New Yorker that I am I very reluctantly decided to try it. Boy am I glad that I did! First of all the salon is conveniently located

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About a month ago I was approached on the street about the Salon Safar promotion. Being the skeptical New Yorker that I am I very reluctantly decided to try it. Boy am I glad that I did! First of all the salon is conveniently located

Pros: Professional staff and salon

Cons: I did not find them sooner

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I came to the salon with some sort of a promotion a lady sold me on the street. At first I was not sure what to expect untill I arrived at Salon Safar. I can't even tell you how amazing this salon is and how talented the staff is. So far i

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I came to the salon with some sort of a promotion a lady sold me on the street. At first I was not sure what to expect untill I arrived at Salon Safar. I can't even tell you how amazing this salon is and how talented the staff is. So far i

Pros: friendly workers!!

Cons: make an apt ahead of time

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The Salon was a pleasant surprise, it had nice decor & great music but the receptionist was clueless! My cut was good, a little too much pressure to do hi-lites though, manicure was good...but the facial was AHHmazing! I had Nedira, she

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The Salon was a pleasant surprise, it had nice decor & great music but the receptionist was clueless! My cut was good, a little too much pressure to do hi-lites though, manicure was good...but the facial was AHHmazing! I had Nedira, she

Pros: Facial

Cons: Bad management, UNORGANIZED

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I've been Celia's client for three years, and I've never been more satisfied with my hair style and condition. The girl is a miracle worker! My friend recommended her for a color correction, and she transformed my dead, blonde straw

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I've been Celia's client for three years, and I've never been more satisfied with my hair style and condition. The girl is a miracle worker! My friend recommended her for a color correction, and she transformed my dead, blonde straw

Pros: Friendly staff, gorgeous environment, modern equipment

Cons: Crowded, suggest booking in advance

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I had my hair done last week by a super sweet and VERY talented stylist named Christian. I have dark hair and have had it come out aweful at other places before. She and I had a thorough chat about what I want and what I can keep up

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I had my hair done last week by a super sweet and VERY talented stylist named Christian. I have dark hair and have had it come out aweful at other places before. She and I had a thorough chat about what I want and what I can keep up

Pros: Very Talented Stylist, Affordable

Cons: What Cons?

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If you are as picky with your hair as I am you must visit Salon Safar! I had the best cut and highlights done with my stylist Celia last weekend. I did not feel rushed and she even took her time caring for my hair. My hair consultation

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If you are as picky with your hair as I am you must visit Salon Safar! I had the best cut and highlights done with my stylist Celia last weekend. I did not feel rushed and she even took her time caring for my hair. My hair consultation

Pros: Best experience.

Cons: Book ahead, it's busy!

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My best friend and I recently discovered this salon and had a great time there. We both got quailty haircuts (my hair can be difficult for some stylists, but Stacy did a great job with mine - I just hope I can get it to look this nice

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My best friend and I recently discovered this salon and had a great time there. We both got quailty haircuts (my hair can be difficult for some stylists, but Stacy did a great job with mine - I just hope I can get it to look this nice

Pros: nice place & services

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What happened to this place? There was a point when I would look forward to getting my facials here but now the place is too crowded (very loud), rude staff, and outrageous prices. Look elsewhere.

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What happened to this place? There was a point when I would look forward to getting my facials here but now the place is too crowded (very loud), rude staff, and outrageous prices. Look elsewhere.

Pros: good location

Cons: loud, pushy service, rude staff

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I recently received a promotional gift certificate to this salon and I absolutely loved the haircut that I got. My stylist, Christian, took the brassy tones out of my hair and created sloft, subtle highlights. The rest of the staff was

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I recently received a promotional gift certificate to this salon and I absolutely loved the haircut that I got. My stylist, Christian, took the brassy tones out of my hair and created sloft, subtle highlights. The rest of the staff was

Pros: great cut, nice staff

Cons: busy

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If you like to spend more money than you planned on spending, then this is the place to go to. High-pressure sales with less then accommodating services.

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If you like to spend more money than you planned on spending, then this is the place to go to. High-pressure sales with less then accommodating services.

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I live near the neighborhood and was walking near bloomingdales when I was handed a postcard. I got my hair done by a very friendly girl by the name of Irena she was very accomodating and took her time to discuss what I wanted done. It

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I live near the neighborhood and was walking near bloomingdales when I was handed a postcard. I got my hair done by a very friendly girl by the name of Irena she was very accomodating and took her time to discuss what I wanted done. It

Pros: Great cuts & facial

Cons: a little busy book ahead

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Just walked in on a busy Saturday afternoon. Was quickly accomodated by the staff and had a fantastic young lady named Stacy that gave me a fabulous blowout. Also had the BEST manicure of my life! Receptionist was very friendly as well as

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Just walked in on a busy Saturday afternoon. Was quickly accomodated by the staff and had a fantastic young lady named Stacy that gave me a fabulous blowout. Also had the BEST manicure of my life! Receptionist was very friendly as well as

Pros: Great Staff & Service

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I heard about the salon through a friend. She had a dinner date at 212 right around the corner and went to get a quick blowout. She knew that I had wanted to get extensions for a long time but could not justify paying $1800 for them.

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I heard about the salon through a friend. She had a dinner date at 212 right around the corner and went to get a quick blowout. She knew that I had wanted to get extensions for a long time but could not justify paying $1800 for them.

Pros: True talent; very affordable

Cons: none!

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I was walking to the deli going to grab my lunch, when I was approached by a man. He was a pr for Salon Safar and was selling a package for thier introduction to the public. Being the curious person that I am I read the package and

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I was walking to the deli going to grab my lunch, when I was approached by a man. He was a pr for Salon Safar and was selling a package for thier introduction to the public. Being the curious person that I am I read the package and

Pros: Awesome facials....NAdira; decor is nice

Cons: Busy on weekends but good magazines

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I've gotten facials at many salons and spas in the city, but this was by far the BEST! This place is very unpretentious and unassuming the facialist is soooo informative and highly skilled. I have terrible dry skin so I was looking for

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I've gotten facials at many salons and spas in the city, but this was by far the BEST! This place is very unpretentious and unassuming the facialist is soooo informative and highly skilled. I have terrible dry skin so I was looking for

Pros: The facials are spectacular; organic facial

Cons: They don't sell facial products, but tell you what is good.

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Was searching around for a place to get extensions for a price that suited my budget. Was surfing around calling various salons in the city as I am new to NYC. I stumbled across this advertisement for extensions for $800 on craigslist?

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Was searching around for a place to get extensions for a price that suited my budget. Was surfing around calling various salons in the city as I am new to NYC. I stumbled across this advertisement for extensions for $800 on craigslist?

Pros: PRICE $800 extensions what??? unbelievable locks

Cons: Didn't find it sooner

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What a pleasant surprize! This place is definately the hidden treasure of the Upper East Side... with a Soho bohemian vibe! The decor, music and the Safar Dream Room is amazing! I felt like I was in somekinda cool dream. Everyone was

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What a pleasant surprize! This place is definately the hidden treasure of the Upper East Side... with a Soho bohemian vibe! The decor, music and the Safar Dream Room is amazing! I felt like I was in somekinda cool dream. Everyone was

Pros: Everything but especially the Organic Facial and massage!

Cons: that I can't live here!!! Lol!

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I went to this salon bc me and my friend bought promotions and we looked great after getting everything done ---it was totally amazing. Its a good salon its not that expensive ( we checked out the price list while wating for the facials)

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I went to this salon bc me and my friend bought promotions and we looked great after getting everything done ---it was totally amazing. Its a good salon its not that expensive ( we checked out the price list while wating for the facials)

Pros: service prices people enviromnet location , &food available right downstairs

Cons: receptionist mess up , upper level

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When I went to salon safar, I was hesitant because Im used to uncomfortable experiences with my hair and stylists... But let your guard down because most of the workers in there, including the owner was so sincere and TALENTED. A good

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When I went to salon safar, I was hesitant because Im used to uncomfortable experiences with my hair and stylists... But let your guard down because most of the workers in there, including the owner was so sincere and TALENTED. A good

Pros: ambience, service, Price(compared to NYCsalons), talent, honesty, worthwhile

Cons: book amanda in advance & double check with receptionist a week before appointment

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I went to Salon Safar because I live on the UES, and this salon is really easy to get to. I had my hair done by Christian and I absolutely loooove it! She did such a great job on my color and my haircut. The atmosphere is really chill,

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I went to Salon Safar because I live on the UES, and this salon is really easy to get to. I had my hair done by Christian and I absolutely loooove it! She did such a great job on my color and my haircut. The atmosphere is really chill,

Pros: Great Prices for NYC

Cons: Lack of Parking

 

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