How to Get a Cheap Haircut

While the cheapest way to get a haircut is to do it yourself, many of us (myself included) are not prepared to trust ourselves with styling our own hair with scissors. There are many other options out there, however, for people like us who are looking for a free, cheap or discounted haircut.

Trae Bodge over at MainStreet has a list of 18 ways that people can get a cheap haircut. Here are just a few examples:

  • Check Online Listings: sites like can provide useful information on local businesses. Search for “cheap haircuts” and you’ll be able to read salon reviews and post your own info about where to go to get a cheap haircut.
  • There’s a New Salon in Town!: many new salons will offer introductory discounts to build their clientele. Keep an eye out for “Coming Soon” signs.
  • Beauty Schools: beauty schools offer free or cheap haircuts done by students who need the practice. In most cases, the student work is closely monitored by instructors so you can set your mind at ease.
  • Supercuts: Supercuts boast Super Style, Super Value and Super Advice in over 2,100 locations.

Head over to 18 Ways to Get a Cheap Haircut for more details about how to get and where else you can find a cheap haircut.