Great Hair Every Day

It takes a lot more than your six weekly salon visit to have great hair every day. Our philosophy is to give you a great cut, but also the right products and tips so YOU have the tools to keep your hair looking it’s best at all times.

Our stylish boutique salon is located in Elm Row, close to Edinburgh’s city centre. So why not pop in for a free consultation from one of our expert team.

About Us

Making our clients feel special is important to us that is why we take pride in offering everyone a personal consultation.

We will take the time to listen and understand your lifestyle and offer expert advice so you will always leave our salon feeling relaxed, happy and confident. Our team have a genuine passion for hairdressing always keeping up with latest trends and fashion so we can provide our clients with the best.

Don’t just take our word for it…

“After years of disappointing hairdressing experiences. At last I have found a stylist that listens to me and tamed my problem hair. I can’t recommend Dean enough!” Sam R

“Going to a new hairdresser is stressful, but Linden was great. She talked me through what she was doing and gave me great styling tips. The colour and cut were amazing and exactly what I wanted”. Robyn Z

Hi I’m Dean and I have over 28 years experience in hairdressing. Even after all this time I still love everything about my job. My proudest moment was opening my salon in 2014 and being able to share this with a young motivated team who are eager to learn.

Hi I’m Linden and I’m a senior stylist. The best bit about my job is working with my clients’ and finding out who they are and what they are looking for. I’ve had 9 years’ experience within a salon environment and I am the salon assessor for training. I love every aspect of my job but I have a real passion for colour.

Hi I’m Jade, I’m the salon assistant. I’m looking forward to starting my 2nd year of training and getting one step closer to reaching my goal of becoming a hairdresser. My favourite part of my job is meeting lots of new people and love the buzz of working in a busy salon.

    Ladies Gents
Management £50 £40
Senior Stylist £45 £35
Stylist £40 £30
Under 10 Yrs £20 Tues - Fri
Under 16 Yrs £30 Tues - Fri
    Short Long
Management £30 £35
Senior Stylist £30 £35
Stylist £25 £30
Management     £45
Senior Stylist     £45
Stylist     £40

Let us take the stress of your wedding day with our bespoke wedding hair service tailored to your personal needs. We will work with you in the run up to your wedding and the day itself to create the perfect bridal style that will fill you with confidence on your dream day.

Our friendly team have experience of creating both classic and current trends to compliment you and your wedding theme. To find out more about our wedding services pop in or call the salon.

Full Head Colour £45 £55 £60
Regrowth Application £40 £40 £40
Regrowth with Highlites £45 £55 £65
T-Line Tint
(Valid with Cut & Finish or Blow Dry)
£20 £20 £20
Tonal Glossing £10 £15 £15
Full head £50 £65 £70
Half head £45 £50 £60
T-Line £40 £45 £50
Partial Colour (10 Foils) £35 £40 £45
Colour Correction On Consultation
Permenant Curls On Consultation
Skin Patch Test Required 48 Hours Prior to any colour service
All colour services include post colour blowdry with a salon assistant. Colour prices may vary due to the length and thickness of the hair

Keeping your hair in great condition is all part of feeling great and looking good. We offer a range of luxury in salon treatments which help keep your hair looking great between your visits to the salon.

Our experienced team will recommend and tailor professional products for you and your hair.
So you have great hair every day.

Deluxe £10
Luxury £15
Olaplex £25
Scalp Renew Dermabrasion £12

Gift Cards

We offer gift cards to any value of your choice, so why not share the gift of great hair everyday.

Introduce a Friend

Introduce a friend to the salon and you will both receive
£10 OFF any hair service. Ask them to download, fill out the card linked below and bring it in to the salon to register with us.


20% Student Discount

Available Tuesday to Thursday

New Clients

After your first visit you will be able to select from the following offers to use over your next 3 visits.

£5 OFF a Cut and Finish

£10 OFF a Colour

Complimentary Treatment

(with any full price service)


Dean Jones Hairdressing offer a range of leading professional hair care products to help you create your perfect style at home.

Colour Pop


40% Off Colour Sale

Christmas is over, gloomy January has come to an end, but the good news is February doesn’t have to be grey! Not with 40% off all our colour services when your receive a full price Cut & Finish.

Now’s the time to change it up and inject some colour into your life.

Be bang on trend with this season’s blorange, or brighten up basic brown with caramel highlights.

Whatever your colour aspirations are for 2017, our expert team would be delighted to discuss your options.

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Or if you just want to add a bit of zing back into your colour, then our new Fabulousa colour enhancing conditioner range is the perfect solution. This 3-minute colour boost comes in a range of colours, from platinum blonde to vibrant red and doesn’t contain ammonia or peroxide. Only £23.50 or we’ve also got 30ml minis to try for just £5.95.

Find out more



So shake off the January blues and bring on a bright future.

Call 0131 558 7777 now to book your appointment.

Strike a Pose.. We want to see YOUR Selfies!

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This year we’re turning the spotlight on you, our wonderful clients, by giving you an opportunity to show off your amazingly good hair days….. and win a prize in the process!

This month we want to see your selfie.. pose, post then follow and be in with the chance to win a Blowdry for You and Your Friend in March!!




1) Pose – Take a ‘selfie’ in the salon or ask your stylist to take your photo showing your glossy locks or your super sleek style. It can be a front-on or side-on image  – the choice is yours.


2) Post – Post your pic on social media using tag #DeanJonesHair


3) Follow – Follow us and tag us @DeanJonesHairdressing when posting your photo on Instagram or Facebook and @DeanJonesHair for twitter to ensure your entry is valid and meets the terms and conditions outlined below.


Good luck!


Terms and Conditions

This prize giveaway competition is open to all clients of                   Dean Jones Hairdressing

  • To ensure entry follow and tag us @DeanJonesHairdressing on Instagram or Facebook and @DeanJonesHair for Twitter
  • On the last day of each month the names of all valid entrants will be entered into a prize draw and a winner selected at random. The winners name will be announced on the 28th of Feb.
  • The winner’s name and prize winning photo will be posted on our social media accounts.
  • There is no age restriction to enter.
  • The prize is non transferable and must be used by 31/03/2017.

We Only Went and Won It..


What a start to December we’ve had this year!


Last Sunday we attended the 6th Annual Scottish Hair and Beauty Awards at the Crowne Plaza after receiving a very out of the blue phone call a few weeks back, informing us we were finalists woohoo!!!

We got our glad rags on and headed off to Glasgow for the ball..


It was a great evening celebrating success of  hair and beauty businesses across Scotland. We were lucky enough to be finalists for 2 awards, and got the chance the catch up with our good friends from over the bridge at ‘Spoiled Hairdressing’  who took home ‘Salon Design of the Year’ Congratulations guys!

As for us we were very lucky and took home


A massive  thank you all our wonderful clients who voted for us. It’s nice to get recognition for the hard work we do and its all thanks to YOU



Fair to say it was a night to remember, here’s to next year!

Go Copper Luxe This Christmas


As always GHD have made us fall in love with their new Limited Edition Copper Lux Collection for Christmas. It’s their most beautiful collection yet with gift sets featuring iconic Ghd stylers and Nails Inc. polishes.

You can choose from :




• Copper Platinum’s with Heat Resistant Roll and 2 Nails Inc. Copper Inspired Nail Polishes – £175


• Copper Gold V The More Classic Styler With Heat Roll And 1 Nails Inc. Copper Polish – £135


• Or if you want the best of both >  Copper Due Classic V Gold Stylers With Air Dryer And Heat Matt – £195


• New For Ghd and Limited Edition Travel Dryer. All the Power but Half the Size, these a selling out very fast so don’t miss out on this one  – £49


• And last but not least the Mini GHD Bobbles with Advanced Split End therapy, this is a treatment we’ve tried and tested and loved in salon.. Lock split ends and rehydrates hair. Perfect little stocking filler for any hair lover – £15



Pop in salon and reserve your’s today!

All I Want For Christmas…


Is fabulous hair…  and this year in the salon we’ve got lots of gifts for you underneath our Christmas tree.


For the diva in all of us why not put one of the Eimi gift boxes on your wish list. Whatever style you want to rock this Christmas we’ve got the answer for you and all for under £15.00. 



Blowdry Box –£14.50

  • Sugar Lift
  • Thermal Image
  • For Voluminous Grippy Texture And Heat Protection

Smooth and Shine Box – £14.50

  • Prep, Prime And Tame Your Mane
  • Finish Off With Glossy Shine

Party on the Go Box – £12.99

  • Root Shoot
  • Stay Styled
  • Oil Reflections Hair Oil
  • Volume And Shine With A Lasting Hairspray


Or why not try our System Professional Lux Oil Box Set for £32.95 . This beautiful gift box includes a full size of this vanilla scented oil and a complementary travel size (normally £16.50).  It’s a dream for nourishing and smoothing your hair.


To show off your hair, create a luxurious atmosphere with a fabulous candle by Interior Designer Bryce McKenzie.  These long burning candles are 100% natural and great gift at only £34.

Christmas is always glamorous in the salon so why not drop by to see. If there’s not a gift to suit you – then we can always make one of our bespoke gift packs taylored to you.

Weither its Secret Santa gifts or present’s for your loved one we’ve got you covered.

Christmas Countdown Has Begun


It’s beginning to feel a lot like the long run up to Christmas. You can feel the chill in the air so the heating is on and the big Christmas adverts are starting to appear on the TV – and it’s not even Halloween yet!


It’s a time when our thoughts start to turn to the big day – and the count down to it. The parties, the no more free weekends, the endless lists of things to do especially when it comes to buying Christmas presents…who gets what!

Unfortunately we can’t help you with all of this… but we can help you look fabulous over the Christmas period.

In the midst of all the mayhem –

Don’t forget that it’s hard to look fresh and festive if your hair is not on point.

It’s a busy time in the salon and with only eight weeks till the big day.

So to avoid last minute panic don’t forget to BOOK YOUR PRE CHRISTMAS APPOINTMENTS NOW.

After all you don’t want the turkey to get all the trimmings!

Call the Salon today to book your appointment on 0131 558 7777.

Big Blow Out!


Nothing gives you that lux feeling that a proper blow -dry. This autumn we’ve introduced our new blow dry bar menu, which gives you the option to choose much more than just a fabulous blow dry.

Pick from a range of sumptuous treatments that will give your hair the tonic it needs between cuts. We’ve got great glosses, colour keepers and even plumping scalp dermabrasions for your hair. So why not treat yourself to a proper blow dry with one of these great add ons…


Pick Me Up

A shot of colour and shine to get your hair ready for the weekend.

Protein Pamper

Deep hydrating treatment, which locks in protein and moisture leaving your hair feeling healthy and hydrated.

Sparkle Me

A glossing service to keep up your shine.


Remove build up from your scalp for a super clean feel – giving new hair a chance to grow.

The In-Betweener

With a take home top –up, refresh the depth and tone of your colour for longer.

Protein Pamper Plus

A bespoke treatment tailored to the condition of your hair and scalp.

Power Lifter

The celeb choice – why not try our fantastic Olaplex stand-alone treatment – to penetrate your hair cuticles and repair bonds.

Book in today 0131 – 558 – 7777


Autumn Colour Edit


As the weather changes the fashion magazine pages are filled with the new season’s fashion trends. They tempt us with long leather boots, winter coats and chic accessories to keep us warm and looking on trend this winter.

Autumn is also a great time to embrace a new colour trend. So here’s our guide to this season’s most stylish shades…




Bronde Ambition

Tom Ford’s two-tone red sequin floor length dresses sparkled at fashion week. Take a leaf out of his book by embracing the difference of bronde! It doesn’t matter if you’re blonde, red or brunette achieve this look by adding warm and rich tones.



Punk it up

Take a lead from Alexander McQueen and Saint Laurent and be bad-ass. If you have dark brunette or black hair try adding some red accents to subtly brighten up your colour.



Pretty in Pink

This season Gucci models stalked runway in top to toe candy pink, so if you’re feeling sweet then why not try a dusky rose gold hue for your hair.

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Summer Lovin

If like Balenciaga’s bright floral colours you are still clinging on to a summer, then this season’s baby lights are for you. Small flashes of light add a sun kissed look for dull winter days.

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Why not book a free colour consultation with one of our stylists today?


Edinburgh Festival Fringe


If like us you like to change it up, there will come a time where you consider the much-loved option of a fringe. But unlike Edinburgh’s annual festival, a fringe is a long-term commitment, something that will stay with you for a while – not a temporary month long moment of madness!

Before you get the snip here are our Do’s and Dont’s to a successful fringe.




  • Make sure you keep it up to date. It is not the sixties and the fringe has moved on so embrace a modern look.
  • Try a heavy fringe to hide problem eyebrows.
  • Consider your hair. What’s right for straight hair won’t work on curls.
  • Use fringe friendly products. Heavy, oily products will weight it down and make it greasy.
  • Don’t be afraid to pop in for regular fringe trims. Never cut it yourself EVER!
  • If it’s too much of a step, then start off with longer soft bangs to test the water.




  • Rush into a fringe. It takes time and effort to keep it looking good.
  • Just consider your face shape or the size of your forehead. For example if you have oily skin it means an oily fringe!
  • Be afraid to fake it like Kendal Jenner.
  • Go too short, unless you want to make a statement.
  • Worry if you don’t love your bangs, they grow back eventually!


Curl me, Flatten me, GHD me !!!


We recently had an exciting in salon seminar with Morena from GHD.

Was really interesting finding out the background of the company and how they came about creating the first ever classic GHD Straightener, which all women loved when it was first launched.


So from the styling products to the Flat Irons and the Curves we’ve learned the ins and outs and we’re super excited to pass on our new found knowledge on to you.

We got to work with some models to get that extra practice that we can’t get in busy salon time..




Our girls loved getting to try and test the whole range.

Our Senior Stylist Linden said she “Loved the Creative Curl wand with a new wrapping technique to give big glam Hollywood waves” and our Salon Assistant Ceilidh loved getting to try out the recently launched GHD Platinums..


We also got to try out the new GHD Advanced Split End Therapy, which is a quick and easy way to seel those unwanted split ends, gave such a beautiful shine and made Claire’s hair so much healthier. Keep your eyes peeled for more information on this amazing product!!




All in all great session all round and we look forward to teaching  all you guys how to get the most out of your stylers, but in the mean time here’s some step by steps you can try at home..




And with that we are offering £20 off selected GHD Stylers in salon for a limited time only!!



Your Passport To Perfect Hair Just Landed…


As I sit here on my sun lounger with my hair wrapped in a Joan Collins style turban (to stop my hair look like a frazzled poodle) I ponder whether I should have paid more attention to how to look after my hair on holiday. After all I have 20 pairs of shoes for the next 7 days, perhaps there was some room in my case for some essential products to keep my hair as pampered and relaxed as the rest of me during my holiday.

To make sure you don’t make that mistake here are Dean’s handy hints for happy holiday hair

Watching your weight – There’s no need to take your full size products with you with Energy-coded Wella Trio Travel Pack Minis (£15). These kits are the perfect amount for a week away and light and easy to pack.


Beach babe – We all want sexy beach waves. If you have straight hair use the Eimi Sugar Lift (Shiny Sugar Spray) or Eimi Ocean Spritz (Matte Salt Spray) for a tousled sea kissed effect. For those with a natural wave or curl in hair then Sebastian Whipped Crème is the ideal product. Apply the product, twist small sections of hair, leave to dry and then shake it all out. The bonus is it’s really moisturising too.


Got protection? – It’s not just your skin that you need to look after. Try the new System Professional Solar Range to fight humidity and chlorine.

Sun style – In the sun you want to keep you hair tied up but still stylish, this seasons braids and pleats are the on trend answer for high fashion hair by the pool. Stylist tip is to pull your hair back off your face but not tightly so you get a soft and pretty look.

 Post holiday blues – Once you are back from your trip, it’s time to book a hair appointment. Your hair dresser will refresh your sun lightened colour and trim any heat damage. After all you look like a bronze goddess and your hair needs to look amazing too.


Happy Holidays!

What’s your prom look?


What’s your prom look?

End of term prom means it’s time to bring out the real you. It’s your chance to make a statement, with the right dress, the right guy or not! and of course the right hairdo!

So to help you express yourself – we’ve pulled together four fabulous prom trends. Which one are you?

Girl Next Door

Are you the girl that your date would want to take home to his mum? With a soft, sweet yet sassy up do – you will look perfectly put together for the big night.



Up All Night

Do you have a reputation as a party animal? Yes – then your hair needs to be able to keep up with you! Why not try big, messy curls so that you’ll always look amazing no matter what time you get home.


Prom Queen

Were you born to be prom queen? Then it’s your chance to take the spot light. Take a tip from Olivia Wilde and go for an ultra-glam braided bun and get ready for your big moment.


Rebel Rebel

Why conform when it’s more fun to be funky. Be seen as the coolest chic at prom by rocking a braided mohawk.


So let’s make a decision.. Remember we are on hand to help you. Here are some

more looks we’re loving

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Say I Do To Easy Wedding Hair

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Hair is one of a long list of stresses when it comes to planning a wedding.

We’ve put together a 10-step guide to easy wedding hair so it’s one less thing to worry about!

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  • First things first – give us a call to book your appointment for the day of the wedding.
  • Planning is always the secret to success. Start three months before the big day by chatting through your theme and the look your going for with your stylist.
  • It’s always to good to have a style that you love. You’ll find great inspiration on Pinterest and Instagram. Remember that the style of your dress will affect the overall look.
  • Much as we would all like red carpet  hair for our wedding, you’ll find that most celebrities have hair extensions. Your stylist will guide you to find a style that is fabulous – but realistic.
  • Don’t fall into the ‘I’m growing my hair for my wedding’ trap! Keep having regular haircuts. It will keep your hair strong and healthy and a trip to the salon is a great opportunity for a bit of me time away from wedding planning.


  • Your hair is your crowning glory so it needs to be in tip-top condition. We will recommend the best course of in-salon and at home treatments for you.
  • Don’t make any drastic colour changes close to your wedding. If you do want something different, make the change as soon as possible. Your final colour appointment should be to maintain your existing colour – after all we don’t want any shocks.
  • Book your hair rehearsal one month before your big day. Bring any headpieces, hairpieces or veils that you will be wearing. It’s also good to bring a bridesmaid to get their opinion and to take pictures from all angles. Remember to be honest with your stylist – this is your wedding so you need to be happy with your hair.
  • Your last appointment should be two weeks before your wedding. Treat yourself to a colour freshen, trim and a treatment.
  • On the big day all you need to do is feel relaxed and confident. You may be nervous but at least you know your hair looks amazing.

System Professional has had a makeover.


Redesigned with the new EnergyCode complex.

There are over 174 Million EnergyCode combinations.

So what does EnergyCode mean to you the client?

S1-C2-X2E-R3-P4-X4C-X4L-V+-X5A-WebEasy…the technology has been designed to make your hair:

  • Visibly healthier
  • Soft to touch
  • Virgin feeling
  • More responsive to colour
  • Easier to style

So here is a great chance to have a bespoke range of hair care products personally chosen for you to use at home.

Come into the salon to find out your unique EnergyCode.

Christmas Party Hair


It’s Christmas party time of year again. The office is a flurry of excitement with talk of new dresses, shoes and bags. But more often than not your hair do is left to the last moment!

I have a couple of really simple rules to make sure that you hair is the crowning glory to your Christmas party outfit.

Firstly your hair is part of your look. If your dress has frills and fuss, then keep your hair sleek and simple, you don’t want to end up looking like the fairy on the top of the tree. A simple blow dry can make you look and feel fabulous.

Choose a style that will last the whole evening. There is nothing worse than starting the night out with a head of luxurious curls that end up limp and stuck to your face as you strut your funky stuff on the dance floor.

This year hair accessories are a key trend, with designers such as Dolce & Gabanna and Chanel using crystal clips and leather headbands. So why not finish your outfit with something that will make your hair look amazing.

So if you stick with these top tips you’re bound to be best dressed at this year’s night out.  And don’t forget to be good!

You’re welcome! 



As hairdressers we often hear from our client’s…“my hair looks great when I leave the salon, but I can never recreate properly at home!” So to get you started, here are a few of our top tips to helping you achieve Great hair every day…

1. Get yourself a really good hair dryer. There is nothing worse than a getting arm-ache trying to achieve a sleek style using a hair dryer that would struggle to blow out a birthday candle let alone transform you into a groomed goddess!  There are some really good dryers that don’t cost a lot and will make a real difference to your routine – invest in one – it will be worth every penny.

2. Use your Nozzle! So many people lose or get rid of the nozzles that come with their hair dryers, but keeping hold of them is the key to a smooth sleek blow dry. When you’re drying your hair, first blast your hair to partially dry it, then get your nozzle on and use the dryer to smooth the hair in the direction that you want it to lie.

3. Having the right brush to create your style is essential. Using the wrong type of brush is like trying to eat soup with a fork – messy and a waste of time! Pay attention to the brush that your stylist uses when they are drying your hair, or just ask them to recommend the best sort of brush to achieve your style.

4. Use good quality products as recommended by your salon.  From the shampoo and conditioner, right through to the styling and finishing products you use, using high quality or salon recommended products can make the difference between good hair and really great hair. So don’t be shy, make sure you know what your hairdresser is using on your hair.

So, there you have it, our top tips for perfect styling at home. We’ll expect to see you all looking sleek and stylish and feeling amazing – and I can rest easy knowing that you all have great hair every day.

Book Now

To make a booking please call us on: 0131 558 7777

or email the salon at

You can find us at:

3a, Elm Row, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH7 4AA

Opening Times

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday

09:00 – 18:00
09:00 – 18:00
09:00 – 20:00
09:00 – 18:00
09:00 – 16:00

Open late night Thursday