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Rodolfo Valentin

696 Madison Ave., New York, NY, 10065
nr. 63rd St.
212-327-4227

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10
Atmosphere: 10
Service: 10
"Highly Recommended"

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top hair salons, Rodolfo Valentin

By riananewman on 6/13/2009

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Atmosphere: (NA)
  • Service: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

I cannot believe how beautiful is the new salon and spa that Rodolfo Valentin just opened in the heart of Madison Avenue. I spent an entire day for beauty. First I had a relaxing massage with his therapist and a delicious shower, then a Rodolfo Valentin signature facial, a refreshing spa pedicure and manicure including reflexology and of course the magisterial ending of a hairstyle by the master Rodolfo. Around 7 pm my husband was waiting for me downstairs to have dinner at Nello, one of my favorite restaurants, which is just next-door of Rodolfo salon. A wonderful beauty day!

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41 out of 68 people found this review helpful.

top hair colorist, Rodolfo Valentin

By lorie8835 on 6/13/2009

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Atmosphere: (NA)
  • Service: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

I thought it was almost impossible to get an appt. with the best colorist in NYC. I finally had my hair color done by Rodolfo Valentin and the result was amazing. No wonder why he's named as the king of hair color and no wonder why most of the top hair colorists of NYC are asking to move to his new salon in the heart of Madison Ave. While I was there, I noticed at least 3 hair colorists from other famous salons asking him for a job. Rodolfo Valentin's hair color technique is really unique.

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45 out of 72 people found this review helpful.

best hair colorist in New York

By poliarbo_renee on 6/13/2009

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Atmosphere: (NA)
  • Service: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

I asked to Rodolfo Valentin for an specific hair color I would like to have, he refused to do it and he explained to me that when choosing a hair color, the trap is to balance your skin tone in order to reduce flaws and bring out the best in your facial appearance. Selecting the incorrect shade can be a tragedy for your overall appearance. It can make you look exhausted, unhealthy or unusually ruddy. After such convincing statement I put my hair in his hands and my hair color results turned out to be the best of the hair colors IÂ’ ve ever had. There was the Countess Luann deLesseps and the Princess Maria Beatriz having also their hair color done, and both agreed with me, Rodolfo is probably the top hair colorist in NYC.

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53 out of 89 people found this review helpful.

top hair salon in new york, Rodolfo Valentin

By VeronicaLang on 7/30/2009

  • Overall Rating: 0
  • Atmosphere: (NA)
  • Service: (NA)
  • Yes, I would go back!

Wowwwww! I am still astonished by the incredible beauty of the new Rodolfo Valentin salon, right close to my favorite shops, Channel, Cavalli, Hermes, Barneys, etc. About the services? as always I got a superb haircut by RV, a hair color that everybody in the street stops me to ask me who??? , by Pia, and a hairstyle by the new salon member, a sweet handsome and incredible talented European guy of name EYUP. In the new premises Rodolfo Valentin also has a cozy spa where I got an oriental style pedicure while lying in a comfortable couch between suede pillows, an hour aromatherapy massage followed by a warm shower and a RV signature facial to be remembered forever... The pleasures of my marvelous day didn't end there....my husband pick me up from the salon and surprised me with a dinner at Nello's, one of the best restaurants in New York just on the foot of the Salon. Pros: best hair coloring, best haircuts, best hairstyles, best all

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64 out of 126 people found this review helpful.

Rodolfo is brilliant! A hair genius and gentle giant.

By dmd7211 on 9/28/2009

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Atmosphere: (NA)
  • Service: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

Rodolfo has cut my hair twice now at his new Madison Ave salon. My first cut lasted 4 months which is how I can tell I have gotten a great haircut. I loved it the whole time. He is the kindest man who just makes you feel beautiful. I don't think I could ever let anyone else cut my hair. I am being serious. He is that good. I have no idea how I will afford him the rest of my life :) but I'll figure it out. Thank you Rodolfo. You are the best. - Dina DeLuca

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31 out of 58 people found this review helpful.

Top hair salons, best hair color, friendly staff, affordable prices !!!

By RinaRaymond on 10/5/2009

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Atmosphere: (NA)
  • Service: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

I have been to many top NYC salons for hair color, frederic fekkai, john barret, bumble & bumble, Louis Licari, and my color was always just OK. A few weeks ago I stop at Rodolfo Valentin salon for hair color consultation and there was the princess of Morroco and Rodolfo's models. Their hair color were so stunning that I didn't doubt in to make an appoinment. When I went back last week there was Beatriz de savioa ( princess of Italy) also having her hair colored...I actually LOVE my color. I will never go anywhere else!. To top it off, the staff was wonderful, so friendly and my hair actually smelled good post color thanks to Rodolfo Valentin new hair care line MAGNIFICENT!!. The salon is luxurious and entertaining with fashion hair shows and the panomaric view of the chic Madison Avenue. It is spacious and comfortabel. Of course the price is pretty steep...but affordable and well worth it. I am not like most of my friends, I like to share my beauty secrets. I will highly recommend Rodolfo Valentin

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34 out of 68 people found this review helpful.

Top hair colorists NYC, at Rodolfo Valentin, Top hair salons NYC

By EleonoreRifman on 10/17/2009

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Atmosphere: (NA)
  • Service: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

I went to this place after a hair colour disaster. Suffice it to say that my hair was orange. I wanted a colour correction which was pretty complicated. They did all of that in a few hours. My hair is now back to beige blond and it isn't very damaged. Some damage is inevitable in this process. I should probably add that Rudolfo himself did my hair. I did not ask for him but they told me he did it because I came there for the first time. I love my hair.‎ Pia, one of his hair colorists is the best! I have thinning hair problem and I was always afraid of using hair extensions...Rodolfo showed me his famous hair infusion and I think they will work very well on me, they are light, flat and everybody in the salon agreed that they are very safe. The princess of morroco was having them.

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28 out of 55 people found this review helpful.

Hair extension salons, best hair extensions before and after !!!

By MarcyAandahl on 10/21/2009

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Atmosphere: (NA)
  • Service: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

Best hair extensions ever! I have been using another high end salon for years and after an unexpected bad experience with my hair extensions I went on the recommendation of a friend and visited Rodolfo Valentin. They have a brand new salon with amazing hair stylists and a cozy, small spa for massages, facials and pedicures. All of them went out their way to welcome me and make me feel at home. Rodolfo immediately noticed the problem I have with my hair extensions and without any comments more than saying ( it is a very old technique) he proceeded to remove them, give me his exclusive deep damage repair treatment and to add his famous hair extensions, hair infusion. My hair, which is rather unmanageable as a result of those horrible hair extensions, came out exactly like I wanted thanks to RodolfoÂ’s hair infusion extensions. I am the newest client and will be for life! Thanks guys!, thanks Rodolfo.

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39 out of 78 people found this review helpful.

Best hair salon in New York City

By AnaPelosi on 10/29/2009

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Atmosphere: (NA)
  • Service: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

I have been everywhere and I must to share my happiness since I move to New York from Italy. I spent four years searching for the right hair salon in New York City. I got very tired having my color in one place, my cut in another, even my blow dry! Until I found Rodolfo Valentin in Madison Avenue, he really works like most Europeans do. He is a one-stop-shop where I get everything I want.

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45 out of 86 people found this review helpful.

TOP HAIR COLORISTS, EXCELLENT SERVICE, BEST HAIR SALON IN NYC!

By PuchiSabino on 10/30/2009

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Atmosphere: (NA)
  • Service: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

I had lost all hope of ever having my hair healthy again. It has been damaged by so-called top hair colorists in several New York City salons. My friend recommended his hairstylist, Rodolfo Valentin. I was afraid to go, but I take strength and I made the appointment. I am EXTREMELY HAPPY I DID !!!. Rodolfo Valentin Salon service is absolutely impeccable and his friendly and outgoing staff is wonderful. I have not had a blowout this good since my last photo shoot. Rodolfo Valentin was extremely warm and fun, and his haircut was a real tailored one. He also refused to do services that I didnÂ’t need saving me moneyÂ…I am so impressed by Rodolfo Valentin natural expertise, and how much he loves hair, he really cares for his customers hair !!!. I must to say, that his prices are amazingly low for the highest caliber of EXCELLENT SERVICES!!!, I will be attach to this salon for the rest of my life !

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