What are the best apps for hair stylists?

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    #1GlossGenius

    GlossGenius

    GlossGenius is a simple but powerful platform specially designed for salon professionals. Among other things, this useful tool lets customers book online. 

    Apps

    Web, iOS, Android

    Free

    Anonymous
    Written on April 16, 2018
    "GlossGenius is an all-in-one booking; marketing and payments engine for independent beauty and wellness professionals. Gloss is the exclusive technology partner for Sola Studios and saves time and money in booking hours, lost client opportunities and payment processing fees."
  2. 8

    #2StyleSeat

    StyleSeat

    StyleSeat is a beauty booking app that lets you find beauty salons near you and book appointments in a few minutes. You can book your appointment anytime and anywhere and pay online.

    Apps

    Web, Android, iOS

    Janet Ward
    Written on August 17, 2018
    "With this app, I don’t even have to open another app to import my photos from my instagram. I usually take photos of my clients after doing their hair and post them on IG. Great management app! "
  3. 8

    #3Hairstyle Magic Mirror

    Hairstyle Magic Mirror
    Hairstyle Magic is the perfect tool for changing looks quickly. In just a few seconds, you can try many different hairstyles. It also allows you to share your photos with friends on Facebook or by email.


    Apps

    iOS, Android

    $2.99

    Willie Walters
    Written on November 10, 2017
    "Change your hairstyle without cutting it, stop regretting a bad decision. This nice little app allows you to try on all types of different styles without taking off a single follicle. Easy design to maneuver and plenty of hairstyles to match your taste. I wondered how it would look to have long hair, not too bad! Looks like I won't be cutting it for quite some time. "
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    #4Men's Hairstyles

    Men's Hairstyles

    With this fun app, any men can get digitally a new hairstyle. It is a very simple but helpful application for those who want to change their look.


    Apps

    iOS

    $0.99

    Rose Flores
    Written on October 19, 2017
    "I'm a hair stylist. I've been looking for an app where you can digitally try a new hairstyle. I found Men's Hairstyles and I love it. It helps my clients pick a hairstyle that is right for them. It's easy to use and has a wide variety of hairstyles. It really helps my clients find what they want and it helps me by making it easy to see exactly what they want so I can better serve them and give them a haircut they love. Highly recommended!"
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    #5TapStyle

    TapStyle
    TapStyle is a free app designed to make your hair salon more effective! This application gathers all of the necessary features for any beauty salon such as hair catalogues and sales reports. 


    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Mark Green
    Written on November 10, 2017
    "I used this a lot when I was running my own hairstyle studio at home. it helped me book appointments, keep track of my budget, and a lot more. I was a really useful little management tool. Once the gunshot wound on my arm heels I'll probably use it again if I get back into hair."
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    #6Hair Salon

    Hair Salon

    With this virtual beauty salon, you can try a new look every day.  It is a simple tool that allows you to prove several haircuts in order to find the one you like best!

    *NO LONGER AVAILABLE*

    Apps

    Lisa Kelly
    Written on November 13, 2017
    "Hair Salon is a great little app if you want to check out whether or not a certain style would look good on you. I don't think it really appeals to hair stylists though, as they already have a good idea of what styles look good on different face shapes, etc."
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    #7MyChair

    MyChair

    This Software app is a useful tool for those who owns or works in a beauty salon. It is an effective app for tracking clients and appointments. It also allows you to communicate with your clients.



    Apps

    iOS

    $4.99

    Trishla Rodrigues
    Written on October 23, 2017
    "Such a creative tool. I like how all my contacts/clients are listed so I can followup on those who haven't booked in a while. Like a marketing tool. The day-by-day calendar is easily viewed with the color separation, so even on the small screen its completely readable on the iPad. I would like to see more on the Reports. Reports are very important for seeing your daily business, profit, etc. "
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    #8Hair Color

    Hair Color
    With this free app, you can try different hair colour in just a few seconds! The only thing you have to do is to take your own picture and start proving any colour you want. 


    Apps

    iOS, Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Danielle Wright
    Written on October 20, 2017
    "I sometimes think that maybe I should try a new hair color but then I'm like oh no what if it looks bad I'll be stuck with it for a long time. Finally I have found a solution. Hair Color! It is super easy to use. All you do is take your picture and then you can virtually try out new hair colors until you find the one that is right for you. It makes it easier to go to the salon with confidence and say I want a new color. "
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    #9Hair Color Booth

    Hair Color Booth

    Hair Color Booth is a mobile application wherein you can have fun by digitally changing the color of your hair quickly. It has a number of realistic hair colors and zooming controls for total accuracy. 


    Apps

    iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Ryan Hopkins
    Written on November 14, 2017
    "I really think this app is lacking is more than a few ways. First of all, the color changing feature leaves a lot to be desired because it lacks the vividness of what your hair would look like after dying it. That really takes away from the usefulness of the idea, I think. Although, if you can deal with a little less saturation and utilize your imagination a little bit, with the colors given as a guide, then it does what's expected, but nothing more."
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    #10Hairstyles

    Hairstyles
    Hairstyles is a free application that lets you try in a virtual manner over 85 hairstyles! It is the perfect tool for those who want to see different haircuts without taking risks at the hair salon. *NO LONGER AVAILABLE*
    Apps

    Diana Jordan
    Written on November 4, 2017
    "I have emailed them and will edit this review if they can help me. After I bought the in app purchase it won't even open- even when I deleted and re downloaded it. Hopefully I can get it to work or get a refund for the money I spend without getting anything in return. As of yet I don't recommend it but will update"
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    #11HairHoncho

    HairHoncho

    HairHoncho Biz is a free Hair & Beauty website and app for hairstylists, barbers, massage therapists, and other beauty professionals to find clients and appointments easily. The beauty app is available on Android and iOS devices.

    Apps

    Web, iOS, Android

    Free

    Brian Strasburg
    Written on March 8, 2019
    "They are FREE and very simple to use. Everything from client scheduling to credit card processing."
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    #12Schedulicity

    Schedulicity

    Schedulicity is a website service which offers users and subscribers a comprehensive calendar to sort all their classes, appointments, and other activities. It also works for business owners who want to keep track of their employees' and clients' schedules.

    Websites

    Varies by plan

    Eliana Carver
    Written on January 18, 2019
    "Seriously, I've used many scheduling programs and Schedulicity is hands down, one of the best systems I've used, customer service is impeccable and I love that you're always listening to your clients and implementing new things to help us all out. Easy scheduling and marketing, I love it all!"

Summary

Best What are the best apps for hair stylists
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1GlossGenius Apps 9 Free
2StyleSeatApps 8 Free
3Hairstyle Magic MirrorApps 8 Paid
4Men's HairstylesApps 7 Paid
5TapStyleApps 7 Free
6Hair SalonApps 7 Paid
7MyChairApps 6 Paid
8Hair ColorApps 5 Free
9Hair Color BoothApps 5 Free
10HairstylesApps 2 Paid
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