TOOL CHECKLIST: SALON STYLING TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
When setting up your salon, it’s crucial to equip yourself and your team with a range of tools that help you provide high quality services. Here’s a list of must-haves for any styling kit;
Besides the humble hairdryer, styling irons are an equally pivotable electrical tool for salon services. Using the latest technologies to deliver results in consideration with good hair health, wide and slim styling irons deliver a range of styling results for clients requiring sleek, curly, wavy hair, and much more.
The backbone of any salon, the humble hair dryer is crucial to hairdressing services. Along with reliability, a high performing hair dryer should reduce drying time and effectively smooth or add volume without damaging hair.
CURLING IRONS AND TONGS
Curling tools and wands are indispensable for creating updos, special occasion styles and everyday looks. When choosing wands for your salon, we recommend opting for curling irons that have technology that enhances hair without causing heat damage.
Helping stylists create sleek, smooth styles, an electrical hot brush combines the effectiveness of a paddle brush with heat to add volume, tame frizz, detangle, and smooth out hair.
CLIPPERS AND TRIMMERS
Electrical grooming tools that trim, fade and perform precision shaping are essential to styling shorter hairstyles. For some barbers, brand loyalty or familiarity to a certain line of grooming tools may be a deciding factor. Here are some high performing clippers & trimmers by brand;
BUYING TOOLS: CONSIDER YOUR BUDGET
Your budget will ultimately dictate what kind of equipment you’ll have available in your salon. If your business is in its infancy, or you’re just about to open your first salon, we recommend starting out with more affordable options to help kick start your journey.
ECONOMICAL VS PREMIUM
When selecting electrical tools for your salon, it's essential to consider the delicate balance between budget and performance. While budget constraints are a reality, investing in higher-quality tools often yields better performance and reliability.
BUDGET FRIENDLY CONSIDERATIONS
- More affordable options allow you to establish or upgrade your salon without significant financial strain.
- Cost effective tools can deliver good results for basic styling needs.
- Some economical tools may lack advanced features and cutting-edge technology, potentially limiting styling possibilities.
- Durability and longevity may vary compared to higher-end tools, potentially requiring more frequent replacements.
If you’re looking for a high performing, economical option, Fusion electrical styling has a great range available for stylists that need to stick to a strict budget. With a range of quality tools that are reasonably priced, helping you get the most bang for your buck.