Top 50 Gifts for a Hair Dresser

by Jessa

Wondering how to find the best gifts for a hair dresser? These are the top 50 presents any hair dresser needs to have in their salon. 

1. Hair Salon Aprons

Hair Salon Fancy Aprons

Instead of getting a plain black apron, why not get these fancy hair salon aprons with rhinestones? One apron has hair dressing tools, and the other has the word “stylist” on it. The aprons are made from waterproof materials, and they have three pockets on the front for storing tools. 

2. Hair Cutting Scissors Kit

Hair Cutting Scissors Kit

Every hair dresser needs a hair-cutting scissors kit, like this TASALON all-in-one set. It includes hair shears, thinning scissors, a comb, two hair pins, a neck duster, and a leather bag. All of these tools are made from stainless steel to resist rust, so they’re quite durable. 

3. Hair Cutting Cape

Hair Cutting Cove Barber Cape

Your hair dresser friend will appreciate this Framar cutting cover barber cape, which they can use on their clients. It’s not like regular hair-cutting capes. Instead, it’s made using a high-quality waterproof material, which is breathable and durable. In addition, it has a rubberized neckline and adjustable straps. 

4. TASALON Ionic Hooded Dryer

Adjustable Height Ionic Hooded Dryer

If you’re looking for bigger gifts for a hair dresser, the TASALON ionic hooded dryer is the perfect present. This professional bonnet hair dryer would make a great addition to any salon. It’s height-adjustable, and it has an airflow vent adjustment control and three temperature settings. 

5. Travel Salon Hair Dressing Bag

Travel Salon Hair Dressing Bag

This travel salon hair dressing bag is ideal for hair dressers who go to their clients. It is nice and large, with multiple pockets and a main compartment. You can put a hair dryer, hair straightener, and other bigger hair dressing tools in the roomy bag. 

6. YITAHOME Dresser

Seven Large Drawers Dresser

If you want to find gifts for a hair dresser for their new salon, the YITAHOME dresser is an excellent option. It has seven large drawers, perfect for storing hair dressing tools. The wooden top is handy for brushes and hair products. It’s available in several colors. 

7. Professional Japan 440C Hair Cutting Shears

Professional Japan 440C Hair Cutting Shears

If you’re looking for creative gifts for a hair dresser, take a look at these professional Japan 440C hair-cutting shears. They have a beautiful rainbow color, and they’re made from stainless steel. However, they’re not just for show, but for precise styling and smooth cutting. 

8. Round Brush Set

Pink Round Brush Set

You can never go wrong with buying round brushes for a hair dresser, as they will use them every day. This pink round brush set comes with four brushes of different sizes for different types of curls. What’s more, they are great for all hair types. 

9. Bb. Hairdresser’s Invisible Oil Shampoo

Bb. Hairdresser’s Invisible Oil Shampoo

Don’t forget about high-quality hair products like the Bb. Hairdresser’s Invisible Oil Sulfate-Free Shampoo. This shampoo helps soften, detangle, and protect hair. It has a peachy scent, and it’s great for all types of dry hair. More importantly, it doesn’t contain any sulfate, which is harmful to hair. 

10. Hot Rollers Set 

Remington Hot Rollers Set 

Hot rollers are quite popular, and every up-and-coming salon has them. These Remington hot rollers are made with ionic ceramic technology. There are 20 hot rollers in this kit, along with three color-coded clips for easy fastening. The rollers have a thermal wax core, which allows for long-lasting curls. 

11. Trolley Cart 

Black Expandable Trolley Cart 

Every salon needs a trolly cart, so the hair dresser has easy access to all their tools. This black trolley cart has an expandable design with five drawers and extra storage. The top workspace can be extended with two drawers as trays. It’s on wheels, so you can easily move it anywhere in the salon. 

12. Beauty Salon Wall Art

Luxurious Beauty Salon Wall Art

If you’re looking for decorative gifts for a hair dresser, this beauty salon wall art can make any salon look more luxurious. There are three canvases, two of hair dressing tools and one with a witty quote. These wall art decorations can elevate the salon and give it the “it” factor. 

13. Cosmetics Storage Box 

Cosmetics Storage Box  with Two Drawers

Your hair dresser friend also needs a place to organize all their beauty products, and this Onwon cosmetics storage box is the perfect solution. It can be a great place to put all the shampoos, conditioners, hair sprays, and other hair products. There are even two drawers for hair clips. 

14. Mannequin Head 

Beautiful Mannequin Head 

There are some gifts for a hair dresser you might never think to buy, like this mannequin head, but they would appreciate it if you did. Especially if they are new to this profession and need to practice. You can choose between four different hair colors for the wig. 

15. Professional Blow Dryer 

2200W DC Motor Professional Blow Dryer 

Your hair dresser friend should be equipped with professional hair styling tools, like this Trezoro hair dryer. It has a powerful 2200W DC motor, which dries hair twice as fast as other hair dryers. You get three attachments. It has an ionic system that makes hair smoother. 

16. CHI Hair Straightener 

Titanium Infused Hair Straightener

Speaking of hair styling tools, you could also get your hair dresser friend a professional hair straightener, like the CHI titanium-infused hair straightener. This straightener has 1 1/4-inch flat iron plates that can heat up to 425 degrees Fahrenheit. It can be used for all hair types. 

17. Denim Apron 

93% Cotton Denim Apron 

If you’re looking for practical gifts for a hair dresser, they will use this denim apron every day. It’s made from 93% cotton denim fabric. More importantly, there are several pockets for scissors, clips, and other hair styling tools, and it has an adjustable strap. 

18. 4-in-1 Hair Dryer Brush

4-in-1 Hair Dryer Brush Kit

This all-in-one hot air brush kit has four extensions: a blow dryer, a hot air brush, a hair straightener brush, and a curling brush. All the brushes have tangle-free bristles, innovative airflow vents, and flexible nylon pins. The hair dryer brush has separate temperature and wind control settings. 

19. Table Mirror with Lights 

360 Degree Table Mirror with Lights 

This vanity table mirror with lights is a nice touch, and it would give any beauty salon station a classy touch. It’s a 360-degree rotational mirror, and it comes with nine LED light bulbs. The smart touch control allows for adjustable brightness levels.

20. Davines OI All-in-One Milk

Hair Detangler OI All-in-One Milk

Another high-quality product every hair dresser should have, the Davines OI All-in-One Milk is a powerful hair detangler. It also offers heat protection, so it can be used before drying or straightening hair. This product leaves the hair moisturized, soft, and shiny. 

21. Hair Clippers and Trimmer Kit

Hair Clippers and Trimmer Kit

If you’re looking for gifts for a hair dresser who works with male clients, they will need this hair clippers and trimmer kit. It comes with six premium clipper guards and four trimmer guards. These two devices are wireless for easier access, and they have long battery lives. 

22. Wavytalk 5-in-1 Curling Wand Set

Curling irons are an essential tool for a hair salon, and this Wavytalk 5-in-1 curling want set could be everything your hair dresser needs. The set includes a bubble barrel, a curling brush, and three regular barrels that come in different sizes. You also get a heat-protective glove with the set. 

23. Towels 

Wavy talk 5-in-1 Curling Wand Set

Hair dressers use towels to dry their clients’ hair every day, so buying bulk towel sets is always a good idea. These black towels are 100% cotton, and they’re bleach-proof. What’s more, they’re super soft, no matter how many times you wash them. 

24. Coffee Table 

Lux Coffee Table

A coffee table would make a great addition to a hair salon. The Saunder Lux Coffee Table can make any salon more comfortable. It’s a good place to put magazines clients can read while they’re in the waiting area. This table is round, and the frame has a rose gold finish. 

25. Hair Salon Clock 

Stylish Hair Salon Clock 

There are many décor gifts for a hair dresser you can get, like this interesting hair salon clock. Every salon needs to have a clock on the wall so the hair dresser can keep track of time, but it doesn’t have to be a boring analog clock. 

26. Appointment Book

2023 Appointment Book

One of the most practical gifts for a hair dresser is this 2023 appointment book. Instead of keeping track of appointments in a regular notebook, your hair dresser can use this neatly organized appointment book. It entails monthly and weekly tabs, not to mention the beautiful cover. 

27. Scissors Holder 

Green Cups Scissors Holder 

Small décor is also important for a hair salon. For instance, these green cups can serve as scissor holders, and they can even be used for smaller hairbrushes. They’re also available in blue and coffee color. You can also choose between two sizes. It’s a good idea to combine a small and a large cup of the same color. 

28. Blowout Brush 

Blowout Brush with Multiple Heating Settings

This blowout brush has smoothing tufted bristles, detangling nylon tips, and multiple heating settings. Instead of holding a hairdryer and a round brush at the same time, this blowout brush does all the work for you. It dries hair and straightens it at the same time. 

29. Hair Rollers 

Colorful Regular Hair Rollers

Aside from hot rollers, your hair dresser also needs regular hair rollers. This set comes with 48 self-grip rollers in different colors. Additionally, they come in four different sizes for all kinds of curls. The set also includes 10 hair clips to fasten the hair to the rollers. 

30. Large Hand Mirror

Large Hand-held Mirror

Your hair dresser can give this large hand-held mirror to their clients for them to see the final result. It’s a rectangular mirror with double handles for easy gripping. You can even get a folding double-hand mirror so the clients can see every angle of their hair. 

31. Waist-Length Hair Stylist Apron

Waist Length Hair Stylist Apron

There are different types of hair dresser aprons, like this waist-length apron. It’s a bleach-proof and waterproof apron, which comes with five large pockets for all their tools. There is a speed buckle at the back for an easy fit. This apron is machine washable. 

32. Afro Mannequin Head 

Afro Mannequin Head

If your hair dresser friend works with afro hair, this afro mannequin head can be great for practice. You can choose between 10-inch, 14-inch, and 16-inch afro wigs, which are all made from real hair. Hair dressers can use them to practice braiding and styling. 

33. Salon Trolley 

White Salon Trolley Silent Swivel Wheels

This salon trolley comes with silent swivel wheels, which can rotate 360 degrees. There is an attached tray at the top, ideal for storing tools. Since it’s made from high-quality aluminum, this present is intended for long-term use. It also looks more sleek than regular black salon trolleys. 

34. Slopehill Ionic Hair Dryer 

Fast drying Ionic Hair Dryer

The Slopehill ionic hair dryer is a powerful, fast-drying hair dryer with an innovative design. It comes with a diffuser, a styling concentrator, and a smoothing nozzle. Thanks to its unique inner tube design, it dries hair safer and quicker. The attachments are magnetic, and it has a foldable handle. 

35. Nylon Capes 

Nylon Cape Set In Different Colors

Instead of plain black capes, get this nylon cape set for your hair dresser. There are six nylon capes in this set, and they come in different colors. They’re comfortable to wear, and they’re adjustable for an easy fit. Of course, these capes are washable and reusable. 

36. Coffee Table Books 

Coffee Table Books

Clients need something to do while they wait for their appointment and these coffee table books are fun to flip through. The set includes four fashion books, including Prada, Gucci, Dior, and Channel. While other salons have magazines, your favorite hair salon can offer these fashion books instead. 

37. Hair Tool Organizer

Hair Tool Organizer with compartments

The hair dresser can store their most used hair tools in this organizer. It has three separate compartments for a hairdryer, a hair straightener, and a curling iron. The smaller compartments are for smaller brushes and hair products. The inspiring words on the front are sure to help your friend stay joyful

38. Detachable Barrels Styling Tool Set

Detachable Barrels Styling Tool Set

This round brush set of detachable barrels is a great, useful present for a hair dresser. The six barrels come in three sizes and come with a handle and six hair clips. This could be a wonderful present for hair dressers that go to their clients. 

39. 3-Barrel Curling Iron Wand

3-Barrel Curling Iron Wand

It’s much easier to make curls with this 3-barrel curling iron wand. This triple hair waver is the perfect tool for creating beach waves. It comes in three colors – black, pink, and white. This curling iron wand comes with a silicone heat mat, a heat-resistant glove, and two hair clips. 

40. Hair Dye Kit 

Complete Hair Dye Kit

If you’re looking for practical gifts for a hair dresser, this hair dye kit has everything they need to dye hair. It includes a hair tinting bowl, dye brushes, gloves, combs, clips, a hair spray bottle, disposable shower caps, and more. Most of these tools can also be used for foiling, micro braiding, and keratin treatment. 

41. Olaplex Hair Perfector No 3 Repairing Treatment

Olaplex Hair Perfector Repairing Treatment

Olaplex is a professional haircare brand every salon should have. The Olaplex Hair Perfector No 3 Repairing Treatment reduces hair breakage and makes hair stronger. It doesn’t contain sulfates, phosphates, parabens, or other harmful ingredients. 

42. Pink Denim Apron

Pink Denim Apron with multi-pocket

If you don’t want plain gifts for a hair dresser, you can always spice it up a little, like with this pink denim apron. It has a tie-strap closure and a multi-pocket design. Made out of 100% denim, this apron is comfortable, and is available in a variety of colors. 

43. Keranique Shampoo and Conditioner Set

Keranique Shampoo and Conditioner Set

A hair dresser should have all types of hair products for their clients, including hair growth products. The Keranique shampoo and conditioner set is what you need for a keratin hair treatment. It’s made from the keratin amino complex, and it doesn’t contain any sulfates, parabens, or artificial dyes. 

44. Alligator Hair Clips 

Black Alligator Hair Clips

A hair salon can never have too many alligator hair clips. This pack has 80 alligator hair clips, which is an ample supply. Hair dressers use them to section hair during a hair styling process. They hold your hair in place without leaving marks. 

45. Hair Salon Mats 

Hair Salon Mats 

These hair salon mats are great for salon chairs. They’re meant to keep hair dressers comfortable while they stand over the salon chair for hours. The anti-fatigue mat will keep your hair dresser energized and well balanced. Thanks to their non-slip bottoms, you won’t have to worry about tripping. 

46. Photo Album 

Hairstyles Photo Album

Some hair dressers like to keep a photo album of all the hairstyles they have created. This lovely photo album would be useful if a client needs some inspiration or if they just want to see what the hair dresser can do. 

47. Coat Rack Stand 

Coat Rack Stand 

Clients can hang their coats and jackets on this metal coat rack stand when they enter the salon. It has a natural marble base and 12 hooks on different levels. The black natural marble makes it stylish, and it would look great in any salon. 

48. Neon Sign 

Light Dimming Neon Sign

Make the salon more fun with this “Hello Gorgeous” pink neon sign. It has a light-dimming feature so you can control the brightness. If you don’t like the pink color, you can also order it in white. Your hair dresser can hang it on the wall or place it on a salon table. 

49. PURA Shampoo and Conditioner

Shampoo and Conditioner for All Hair Types

Clients only expect high-quality products for their hair when they come to a hair salon. The PURA shampoo and conditioner are made with apple cider vinegar, biotin, keratin, caffeine, and castor oil. They can be used for all hair types. 

50. Equinox Professional Hair Scissors

Equinox Professional Hair Scissors

To create a good-looking haircut, a hair dresser needs to have top-quality scissors like the Equinox Professional Hair Scissors. These scissors are 6.5 inches long, and they’re made from stainless steel. They allow for precise cutting and have an adjustment screw to fine-tune the tension. 

Worst Ideas 

If you’re wondering which gifts for a hair dresser you should avoid, we recommend not getting them anything that has been used. This especially applies to items they might use in the salon. Similarly, you don’t want to give them outdated equipment that has been replaced by cutting-edge hair tools. 

If you get your hair dresser any of the gifts we mentioned in this guide, you shouldn’t have anything to worry about. 

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May White
May White
1 year ago

My hairdresser’s birthday is next next Tuesday, I hope my package will arrive on time. Thanks for these great ideas!

Camille Brown
Camille Brown
1 year ago

I enjoy reading 🙂

Na Ta Sha
Na Ta Sha
1 year ago

Beautiful gifts for the people who make efforts to keep us beautiful.

1 year ago

I bought the Hot Rollers Set 🙂

Math Evans
Math Evans
1 year ago

I ordered the Travel Salon Hair Dressing Bag for my hair dresser! TY

Richard Jones
Richard Jones
1 year ago

Thank you!

Mika Hernandez
Mika Hernandez
1 year ago

Thank you!

Bill Gagne
Bill Gagne
11 months ago

Very good items, nice article!

Sharon Mitchell
Sharon Mitchell
11 months ago

nice gift idea, the gift, fits for a hairdresser. Great article

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