Get Going in Style.
Designing a new salon or revamping an old one can be a tricky business. Creating a unique design and atmosphere set it apart from rest is the first consideration while designing your salon. Moreover, the kind of clientele you want to focus on and the services you offer is to be considered. Keeping in mind the difference in equipment and space a makeup-studio, hair styling salon or one providing entire makeover requires changing the entire design game.
The main issue is to make the most of the available space, creating the right look within the allocated budget. Salons vary in size and dimensions. This affects the design layout of the salon. The layout should allow sufficient workspace. Each workstation or unit should have proper spacing between them. It should provide a comfortable space for the stylist to work. Moreover, locating workstations in a way that they do not create an overcrowded space is often a big challenge.
A color scheme of two or three colors should be chosen. The scheme should be maintained throughout the salon while picking up furniture, equipment and mirror frames. The Use of flowers and plants can give a freshness element to the salon. Mirrors can also be used as walls to create an impact of an open space in case of a closed and small area.
Furniture should be picked which conforms to the theme and layout of the salon. Customers spend multiple hours in a salon so the Furniture should provide comfort. Usually, customers are accompanied by other people also. Hence a waiting area should also be considered while designing a salon. Area for setting up an entertainment unit containing television or magazine stand should also be located.
Reception creates the first impression on the customers when they walk–in for the first time. Different flooring levels can be used to define separate areas. Salons also involve in selling various cosmetics and styling products. Thus a retail desk has to be created where products can be showcased and sold to customers after they browse through them.
The Salon also requires plumbing fittings which have to be fixed in a way that it does not look messy. Placements of ample sockets and power points near the workstation have to be done to provide ease of operation and safety. Proper storage cabinets near the workstations to store various equipment, towels and products have to be fixed. Makeup studio interior design should accomodate all those necessary fittings.
Modern salons also require space for personal rooms for clients for various other facilities to be catered. These rooms should be properly equipped. Proper lighting to create a relaxing atmosphere for clients has to be done. Salon these days also provide spa services. Spas inspire wellness and relaxation and should incorporate your needs and lifestyle. From bold, contemporary spaces to the traditional spa can extend luxury to commercial spaces like a salon. While installing permanent features like a pool, saunas and water feature long-term impact need to be considered. Eco-friendly structures in salon decor can also offer low maintenance in the long run.