Explore 3 top affordable hair salons in Tampa

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Looking to try the top hair salons around?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable hair salons in Tampa, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to meet your needs.

1. Davis Islands Beauty Salon & Spa

Topping the list is Davis Islands Beauty Salon & Spa. Located at 215 E. Davis Blvd. in Davis Island, the full service beauty parlor is the highest-rated affordable hair salon in Tampa, boasting 4.5 stars out of 43 reviews on Yelp. In addition to hair services, the salon’s licensed estheticians offer waxing, threading and other body grooming services as well as professional makeup applications.

2. Ultracuts

Next up is West Meadows’s Ultracuts, situated at 17516 Preserve Walk Lane. The affordable spot offers haircuts and styling services for men, women and children, including

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At-home beauty treatments giving a third of women ‘disaster’ results, poll claims

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In recent months, women have typically attempted two beauty treatments at home: Getty
In recent months, women have typically attempted two beauty treatments at home: Getty

More than a third of women have experienced a bad beauty experience while attempting DIY treatments at home – including wonky eyebrows, streaky tan and green hair.

A study of 2,000 found fringe trims, leg waxing and applying eyelashes are among the things they have tried to carry out themselves.

But for 34 per cent it only resulted in disaster – including shaving off eyebrows, upper lip burns caused by hair removal cream and DIY highlights resulting in green hair.

Other respondents said they have experienced streaky fake tans, stubborn wax which wouldn’t come off their skin and reactions to homemade face masks.

As a result, 33 per cent ended up having to see a professional to get their mishap fixed.

Kim Priest from centre:mk, which commissioned the research, said: “The desire to get that feel good

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Best offers on clothing from Nike, Asos, H&M and more

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The coronavirus pandemic has meant all non-essential businesses have been closed since lockdown began on 23 March.

It’s had a detrimental impact on fashion shops across the UK. B2B magazine, Drapers reported in-store sales have dropped 84 per cent compared to 2019, and – despite online grocery sales surging – for the rest of the retail landscape things also look bleak.

Debenhams is closing five more stores across the UK, while Oasis and Warehouse have both permenantly closed after administraitors failed to find a buyer, which also includes around 2,000 jobs losses.

That said, prime minister Boris Johnson has announced all non-essential retailers will be able to reopen in England from 15 June, a move which will include clothes shops, in the latest easing of lockdown restrictions.

As an army of shops prepare to open their doors to the public for the first time in months, many

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7 queer-led brands you should be shopping

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Happy Pride! Annually during the month of June, people around the world celebrate and uplift the LGBTQIA+ community, while honoring the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in New York.

While many Pride marches, parties and large gatherings were canceled this year due to the global pandemic, that doesn’t mean that you can’t still show your love and support for the queer community. Donating what you can to charities and organizations that help uplift LGBTQIA+ people is a great place to start, and this charity navigator is a fantastic resource if you’re in need of a few suggestions. You can also show your pride by waving or

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