Best-Tressed List

Hair on lockdown? That’s so last year. Refresh your look at these top East End salons.
Bianka Lefferts

27 Hampton Salon, an eco-friendly, inviting beauty emporium owned and operated in the heart of Southampton by Bianka Lefferts, takes care of your hair with natural, clean products such as those from Paris’ Leonor Greyl. A one-stop shop, Salon 27 offers facials, waxing and airbrush tanning, in addition to color and cuts. Treat yourself to a natural mani or pedi; there’s even a room reserved for clients who prefer to get their beauty fixes in private. 631.377.3107;


Xavier Merat

Amid the bustling energy of Sag Harbor, Salon Xavier has provided an oasis of beauty to a discerning clientele for over a decade. Xavier is a full-service salon, with treatments for hair, nails and skin as well as massage, eyelash tinting and lifts. They make house calls and boat calls. Master stylist and French native Xavier Merat uses the beloved French brand René Furterer, as well as other good-for-your-hair products. 631.725.6400;


Warren Tricomi

All-white, modern and sleek, the Warren-Tricomi Salon, in the heart of East Hampton, is a full-service beauty destination. Get summer-ready with blowouts, cuts and color. They do it all—from bridal tresses to balayage, single process and color correction, highlights and treatments to give your hair the care it needs after a challenging year. Add on a manicure and pedicure or try their eyebrow and eyelash services. And if you can’t make it in, the Warren-Tricomi team offers free virtual consultations, and does house calls. 631.324.3036;

Beloved colorist Louis Licari will be bringing his inimitable glamour to East End women and men on the weekends through the summer. Famed for matching hair color to clients’ complexions, Licari, a contributing editor on the Today show, has colored some of the most well-known locks around, including those of Susan Sarandon, Wainscott resident Grace Coddington and Sofia Coppola. Call for a complimentary consultation. By appointment only. 917.488.9130;

Paul Labrecque, right, with Brian Cantor

With a busy NYC practice (and an outpost at NYC’s Core Club), top hair colorist Paul Labrecque also finds time to offer hair, nail and skin care services at a pop-up in the residential section of East Hampton. Try the Bio Sculpt Lift & Firm Facial, a noninvasive way to rejuvenate using mild electrical currents in combination with cult favorite Biologique Recherche skin care products.;