Best of Boston

2006 Best Haircut, Women's

Jeffrey Dauksevich, Umi Salon

Jeffrey Dauksevich wants to take control of your hair. Here’s why you should let him: Drawing on his two decades of experience, he still gives you the cut you really want, not the one ;he thinks you should try (in his chair, ‘no bangs’ means no bangs). Need some guidance? He’s got suggestions aplenty. The results will be a stunning—if pricey—cut to outlast all the latest Hollywood hair fads.

75 Newbury St., Boston, 617-247-0770,