The Best Places To Get a Blowout in Manhattan

By Lauren Thompson

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In need of a quick blowout? Blow dry bars are all the rage for the New York City woman and lucky for us, they’re popping up all over the city.  Not only can you get a hair makeover in a snap, but you can also go there with friends and get a glass of champagne to go with that fabulous blow out.   If you have an important meeting, event, party or even a date, do yourself a favor and pop over to one of these fabulous blow dry bars. You will leave looking and feeling fabulous. Because let’s be honest, there’s nothing better than a great blowout.

blow, the new york blow dry bar

[342 W. 14th St] Unlike other blow dry bars, blow also offers cuts, color and waxing. Check out a complete list of services and styles!


  • A shampoo and blowout of your choice.


  • Add a manicure, brow wax or deep conditioning treatment to your blowout.


  • A super-fast way to refresh and restyle your dry hair.

GLAM HAIR, $80-$125

  • Go beyond a blowout and get an up-do, chignon, braid, or pony.

BUBBLES + BLOW, $60 +up

  • Get one of BLOW’s signature blowouts and a complimentary Prosecco [parties of 4 or more].




With 5 different locations [Flatiron, Murray Hill, Midtown West, Upper East Side, and TriBeCa], this blow dry bar has become a favorite among Manhattanites. The look menu at Drybar is complete with 7 different styles, all for $40.  Also, if you’re totally hooked on their blowouts, you can purchase monthly memberships and packages! Drybar will also host your blow dry party— what sounds better than drinking champagne while getting beautified with your girlfriends? See their hair menu, here.




With two luxurious locations [Columbus Circle and Flatiron], celebrity fashion stylist, Rachel Zoe and stylist Robin Morates bring us Dreamdry. While the cost of a signature blowout [$40] is in line with most other bars, Dreamdry also offers different stylings [$30-$125], Kersastase conditioning treatments and masques [$20]. Dreamdry also offers private events for girls to host their birthday party, bachelorette parties or  girls night out. See what all the fuss is about.



Fix Beauty Bar

[Upper East Side] On top of their signature $40 blowout, this nail salon and blowout bar combo offers mani pedi’s while your hair gets done [$85 for all 3 services]. Also, you can get conditioning treatments, foot massages, lash extensions, and gel manicures. Fix offers packages and memberships for those who can’t get enough! Check out their hair and nail menu.



Haute Air

[Soho] On top of doing $40 blowouts, Haute Air will also do your makeup [$40], false lashes, conditioning masque [$20], up-do [$80] and hair cuts [$80]Book your appointment, here.




[Upper East Side] This trendy blowout bar offers their signature $40 blowout, but you can also get one with bonded extensions or a deep conditioning treatment [$55]. If you need the extra relaxation factor, they offer $10 head massages to go along with those stunning locks. And you can even bring your boyfriend or brother along— their blo bro includes a head massage, wash and style for $21. Check ’em out.