Best of Boston

Best Hairstylist

2020 Best Hairstylist

Maricruz Hairstyles

Entrusting someone with the most photographed hairstyle of your life is no small decision—unless, of course, that someone is Maricruz Polito. With years of experience [...] read more»
2014 Best Hairstylist, Wedding

Darren Le

If a bad hair day can ruin an ordinary weekday, imagine the havoc a follicular faux pas could wreak on your wedding day. Enter Darren [...] read more»
2013 Best Hairstylist, Wedding

Lindsay Griffin

Attention preppy brides, retro brides, downtown brides, and every bride in between: The special-event stylist Lindsay Griffin has the updo for your "I do"s. An [...] read more»
2012 Best Hairstylist, Wedding

Kristen Moshiek

Hairstyling vet Kristen Moshiek, formerly of Newbury Street's Beaucage, has ventured out on her own to focus on bridal 'dos. With a portfolio filled with [...] read more»
2011 Best Hairstylist

Michael Albor, The Loft

On nights when you need to make an entrance, make a pit stop at the Loft first. Miami-bred owner Michael Albor does gravity-defying updos and [...] read more»
2009 Best Hairstylist, Women's

Dirk Diegel, Bradley & Diegel

Chatty, Diegel is not. Instead, this polite, German-born stylist, who has mastered hair of all lengths and textures in his dozen-plus years on the strip, [...] read more»
2009 Best Hairstylist, Men's

Johanna Lane, G2O Spa & Salon

There's nothing wrong with $175 basic trims and stylists who yammer on as if they're starring in some unscripted Style Network pilot...except for the price [...] read more»
2008 Best Hairstylist, Men's $$$

Dirk Diegel, Bradley & Diegel

The alliterative name practically begs for a Boogie Nights allusion, but that strikes us as just a little too easy. There's probably also a You [...] read more»
2008 Best Hairstylist, Women's $$$

Jeffrey Dauksevich, Umi Salon

A consultation with Umi's often-brusque owner is no glib chatfest. ('How do you feel? How do you want to feel?' It's a bit like going [...] read more»
2008 Best Hairstylist, Women's $$

Timmy Quirk, I Soci Salon

The Newbury veteran combines a metalhead exterior with an endearing madcap streak. He'll regale you with tales from a recent ski weekend; he'll require a [...] read more»