Best of Boston

2024 Best Colorist

Jessica Thornton, Green Room

Whether you’re looking to go platinum blond, cover up a few grays with something approximating your natural hair color, or fix a dye job gone wrong, you’ll want to head to Thornton’s small-but-mighty one-chair salon on River Street. A wizard with a brush and foils, the expert colorist will chat with you about all of your goals before getting to work. The result? Nothing short of magical.

40 River St., Boston, 617-720-2121,