Best St. Louis Haircuts For Kids

July 5, 2012 11:17 AM


Gone are the days when youngsters suffered through boring or even frightening haircut experiences at their parents’ barber shops or salons. Today’s kids keep busy while getting groomed, and have a good time, too. When it’s time for your child’s next haircut, browse these St. Louis salons for kids and plan a fun family outing sure to please.

The Hairy Elephant Children’s Salon

2546 Highway K
O’Fallon, MO 63366
636-379-SNIP (7647)
106 A Holloway Rd.
Ballwin, MO 63011
636-227-SNIP (7647)

Even the name sounds like fun! What used to be a chore becomes an exciting adventure when your child gets on of the best St. Louis haircuts for kids at the Hairy Elephant. Who wouldn’t want a cut and style while riding in a jeep or a plane? If that’s not enough to hold your child’s interest, each stylist’s station is stocked with DVDs and video games. Daughter’s birthday coming up? Why not celebrate with a manicure trip to the spa? Party packages are available. Or make your young child’s first haircut an occasion to remember with a special certificate and photo. Follow Hairy Elephant on Twitter ( or like them on Facebook ( to get the scoop on monthly specials. Hours: Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sunday, closed.

Snip-its Salon

1142 Chesterfield Valley Dr.
Chesterfield, MO 63005
(636) 519-7647

Snip-its is the place for haircut parties. Have a prima donna at home? How about a Hollywood party complete with glamorous attire? Or try the Rock Star Party for real VIP treatment. Maybe you simply want to get your kids’ hair cut without all the fuss. Computer games and cartoon characters will keep your young ones entertained while you shop for haircare products made just for kids. Hours: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Sweet & Sassy

80 West County Center, #1310
Des Peres, MO 63131
(314) 909-1901zZ

Haircuts for both boys and girls, plus up-dos and braiding, are just some of the services offered at Sweet & Sassy. Eight themed parties for girls also make Sweet & Sassy the dream destination for your little princess and her entourage. From “A Night on the Red Carpet” to “Pop Star,” Sweet & Sassy offers party packages that will make your daughter’s birthday an occasion she and her friends will always remember. Or simply brighten your child’s day with a makeover package that includes a party up-do and extras. Hours: Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Dianna Graveman

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