"Top 10 Hidden Hair Gems Of NYC"

Refinery29 Magazine


Located on the upper west side, Laura Braunstein Hair Studio stylists design color palates and cuts to create the best hair look for your face and physique. 


Named one of the 10 hidden hair gems of NYC by Refinery29 magazine, Laura Braunstein Hair Studio has held its place as the best hair salon on the upper west side for the past 6 years. Led by upper west sider Laura Braunstein, who made her name in the hair industry as an expert in the art and creation of blonde hair, our Vidal Sassoon trained team of precision cutters and expert colorists can create classic, contemporary and everything in between. Our dramatic harem inspired decor, upbeat music, and custom drinks top off each experience making every visit memorable.



(212) 501-7001



255 West 84th Street
at Broadway
New York, NY 10024



Monday closed              Tuesday 10am - 9pm      Wednesday 10am - 9pm  Thursday 12pm - 10pm    Friday 11am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 7pm
Sunday 10am - 6pm

*extended hours available by appointment


Why Aveda?

Aveda Salons and Spas are founded on the common mission of caring for you and caring for our world around us. Our salon/spa teams are trained to serve your every need and expertly care for you.

Aveda salon professionals are continually educated on the latest trends and techniques to transform your look with styles inspired by the fashion runways from around the world. Our spa professionals also undergo regular training to stay informed of latest advancements in body and skin care so they can practice the art of healing, rejuvenating and refreshing the mind body and spirit. Aveda professionals understand how to listen to your needs and provide you with a thorough consultation so you can be comfortable and confident during your salon/spa experience.

Our full line of Aveda products allows you to re-create your salon/spa experience or look at home. Made with organic and natural pure flower and plant ingredients, our products are proven to have powerful results, all while protecting and preserving our environment.


We live our mission through our use of 100% post-consumer recycled material in our packaging, 100% wind-generated power in our manufacturing and by donating over $18 million dollars since 1999 to help clean and protect the environment.

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What's New?


Pure Privilege Rewards Program


Responsible Production


What Guests Are Saying...

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I am in love with my new cut. Tracey listened to what I wanted and gave me a very beautiful and classy cut without taking away too much length. Wonderful service all around and great results! 

Ryann Sypniewski - 01/07/2018

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I've been to see Laura 3 times now and each time I am very happy with my hair color and cut! Prices are New York City reasonable, lovely salon .. not flashy. What more can I ask for ... Laura is delightful and the salon is pleasant, clean and peaceful.

Georgette Pagano - 01/03/2018

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Amazing experience at the salon - my new go-to place for color, cut and blow dry! Made me feel like a queen with reasonable prices and great, friendly atmosphere. Plus I look fab - best haircut ever! Highly recommend!

Lauren Singer - 12/24/2017

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255 West 84th Street                                       @ Broadway
New York, NY 10024

(212) 501-7001


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