I think you guys will agree with me if I say:
A salon cannot be perfect without fancy salon chairs — you really need chairs that are stylish and comfortable at the same time in order to get more customers and success for your salon.
Even if you are a hair dresser then you need chairs with a lot of functions, especially hydraulic pumps to lift the chair up and down to give your customer a proper hair cut — this is what we call a perfect hairdresser chair.
But there is just one problem. Making a perfect selection of a salon chair isn’t easy. You have to first consider color matching of the chairs, their size and of course their functionality and price.
Buying second hand salon chairs won’t do the job for you, since you cannot compromise on the quality of your salon and you really don’t need to buy used salon furniture when you can buy new ones for the same price.
… So say a big NO to used furniture for your salon and never search “salon furniture for sale by owner” on Google.
In this extensive article you are going to find the best collection of beauty chairs or “hair stylist chair” that we have created to help you choose the perfect chairs for your salon that are under your budget.
Best Salon Supplies and Affordable Salon chairs
I am sure that you may find some chairs that are not perfect for your salon, some may be out of your budget and some may not match your salon’s interior design.
But I am very confident that after looking at our list of salon chairs you will have an idea of what do choose and what to not and perhaps you will be able to find a cheap salon chair.
So before we dig-in further, let’s have a look at our collection of “best salon chairs” …
|Barber Chair Classic Style Hydraulic Adjustment Salon Beauty Equipment|
|Shengyu Hydraulic Barber Chair Styling Salon Beauty Equipment|
|Gwyneth Beauty Chair, Black, Flat Square Base by Standish Salon Goods|
|Charlotte Beauty Chair, Brown, Round Base by Standish Salon Goods|
|Hydraulic Barber Chair Styling Salon Beauty Equipment J|
|Oval Barber Chair Comfort Styling Salon Beauty Equipment – DS-SC4001|
|LCL Beauty Extra Large Classic Style Reclining Hydraulic Barber Salon Cutting Chair|
|Giantex Classic Hydraulic Barber Chair Salon Beauty Spa Shampoo Hair Styling Equipment|
|Hydraulic Barber Chair Comfort Styling Salon Beauty Equipment – DS-SC2001|
|LCL Beauty Reclining Hydraulic All Purpose Cutting & Shampoo Barber Salon Chair|
Most of people here want an affordable chair for their salon that does not compromises their salon’s interior design. For them, this salon chair is perfect
It’s within the range of any salon owner and has great features. It’s priced under $100 and you also get free shipping with it.
I like the way the manufacturers have combined simplicity and fanciness under a very affordable price.
Overall this chair has a very ergonomic and simple design – specially recommended for salons, hair designers and barber shops. Hydraulic pump makes it easy to lift up and lowering client’s position. You can also do a 360-degree rotation.
You can do height adjustment of the seat from 14” to 18”. The rounded base is buildup of premium chrome and stainless steel at the bottom finish of the chair.
Overall Dimension: 24” L x 24” W x 24” H; Seat Dimension: 19” W x 19.5” D; Back Dimension: 16.5” H x 19” W
The pump is not too high therefore it’s not ideal for taller stylists.
If you can afford a hundred and eighty dollars for a chair, then Shengyu Hydraulic Barber Chair is probably the best choice for you especially if you have a black and white interior design of your salon.
The heavy duty hydraulic pump allows you to make height adjustments easily, once your client is on your desired height you can also lock it at the same height.
Since its water proof it can also be used for shampoo stations – it can be easily cleaned and wiped without the worry of damaging the chair.
You also get one-year warranty for the pump and the base; the manufacturer company has also added a small cell high density foam in the chair to give your clients an extra comfort.
The shipping cost is $30, so overall you will need to spend about 200 bucks but that’s not a big price for giving your clients a much more satisfactory experience.
Overall Dimension: 48cm long sitting space and 43 cm long backrest.
A single unit of this chair takes too much space of the ground. If you are willing to buy multiple units of this chair, then you may need to do some space adjustments in your salon.
People always look for a chair which is comfortable and economic while complementing the interior of the salon. This chair fulfills all these conditions, so is eligible for having in a salon.
Apart from having some amazing features, it is also priced reasonably. It costs $378.00; however, when accompanied by the TMS Black Barber Beauty Salon Spa Equipment Styling Chair Child Booster Seat Cushion, the total price becomes $408.95 which is still very economic given that another incumbent item is within the total cost.
Some of its amazing features include, it is fire-retardant, and has double stitching and double staples.
30” Hx 25″ W x 21″ D
It is not stain retardant.
This chair has some great features while it remains in the reasonable price range. Its price is $285 and when accompanied with the shipping charges, it becomes $360.
I liked it mainly because of its chrome arms. It also has a 2 years warranty. The design manifests balanced combination of simplicity and modernity. It can weigh around 300 pounds.
Its other features include that it has strong making and is fire retardant. However, one needs to be very careful using it because it is not stain retardant.
Overall, the chair makes a good purchase given the reasonable price with that much features.
Its overall dimensions are 33″ H x 23″ W x 24″ D while the inside seat width is 19.5”.
The best thing about this chair in terms of pricing is that it has no shipping charges. Its own cost is also adequate i.e. $119.88.
Its other features which make this purchase a go-go include, it has small cell high density foam which gives extra comfort to the client. Another thing which I liked about the chair is that it takes only half an hour to assemble it and the process is very simple. Tools and manual also come with the chair.
The height adjustment is quite easier with this chair because of its heavy duty hydraulic pump.
The inside seat dimensions are 20” Long, 19” Wide.
There is an unpleasant smell of rubber when used. But it ebbs eventually.
The unique feature which usually is not found in other chairs is that its packaging tells what it holds inside and does not hide anything. Also, the price is quite agreeable which is $129.99 and is accompanied by $42.81 shipping charges.
I found its design very stylish yet simple so it suits the interior of the salon. Thing that makes it more comfortable is that it has double-reinforced saddle stick which protects against ripping and tearing. Its foot rest bolts on easily. The height of the back of the chair is 16”.
It accommodates the big sized persons as well. However, the chair does not raise much.
The inside seat dimensions are 18” Long, 20” Wide.
The chair is very comfortable and I like it mainly because of its quality which comes with very low price. It costs only $289.88 and there are no shipping charges.
It has a simple Ergonomic design which makes it suitable for any kind of salon or barber shop. Its hydraulic pump results in easy lifting and has 4 height adjustments points or can be remove entirely. It comes with a high duty hydraulic pump with 27″ round base.
Each box includes one chair with a 350-pound weight capacity, measuring 22″w x 20″d inches wide between the arms and the total chair width is 26″w(all measurements are approximates). Hydraulic adjustable height 22″ to 27″.
Instructions are not very clear in the manual
The chair is very well-built as the material used is Heavy Duty Steel and PVC Leather. However, it does not make it unfit for the salons and barber shops because its outlook is stylish and refined making it able to completely any kind of interior.
I found this chair very practical because of its price i.e. $108.99 and have no shipping charges. Its weighing capacity is up to 350 lbs. and its own weight is around 47lbs. Its height from seat to the floor is 16”-22”.
Its overall dimension is 25″(W) X 38″ (D)X (34-40″)(H).
Instructions in the manual are quite vague due to which there are chances of putting things backwards.
The chair’s price and design altogether make it a great deal. Its price is $134.99 and the shipping charges are $68.49. While its design makes it perfect for every kind of salon interior.
Its hydraulic adjustable height renders it more practical for use. Also its small cell high density foam provides extra comfort. Its pump locks in place to prevent undesired movement. It can spin 360 degrees.
Another feature of this chair is that it has double-reinforced saddle sticking.
Dimensions: Its inside seat dimensions are that it is 18 inches long and 20 inches wide. Its arm to arm width is 19 inches.
It tips forward when the person sitting on it lean up.
This chair has a simple and agreeable design. Also the price is awesome. It costs only %149.88 with no shipping charges. Also, a Deluxe cape and a chair cover come with the chair.
I like the chair because it is amazingly comfortable. It has fully reclining back rest. Also, it has Polyurethane arms which make it durable and easy to clean. Another feature, which makes it different from other chairs is that it has 4-inch-high thick density foam which guarantees comfort.
It has a year’s warranty. It has the weighing capacity of over 250lb.
The hydraulic pump is short due to which the chair cannot be lifted more than 10 inches.
Wrapping it up!
Considering how difficult the market can be when it comes to buying salon chairs — you really need a guide and proper guidance before purchasing any hairdresser or salon chair for your beauty spa, saloon or barber shop.
I hope this guide is going to be helpful for you for selecting the right chair and gathering information about these chairs before purchasing. Please do keep in mind that there is no perfect component — some product has some specialities and some have other. We will be reviewing more salon furniture including more chairs, styling station, manicure station and some other stuff.