citizen:salon is a group of talented individuals with a passion that burns in our hearts for our craft. The aim of citizen:salon is not only to deliver great hair, but to do it with a sense of respect for a person’s individual style—while interpreting it into a look that is current for today.
citizen:salon is committed to this journey of
self-discovery through the art of beautiful hair and
to reflect on the outside with what lies within
citizen:salon consists of a rag-tag group of stylist, rebels, bohemians, artists, scuplters and painters who have one common goal in mind: your hair
Our team takes the time to get to know you and your lifestyle. We feel it is important for us to discover what your personal style is before scissors are wielded or a brush is stroked. By combining your needs and our artistic vision we will collaborate together to fully uncover the true you.
Jaime Malapit Owner, Stylist
Rowena Hiraga Independent Guest Stylist
After graduating from the Vidal Sassoon Academy in Santa Monica, California, Jaime made his mark in the industry by working in top salons while continuing his advanced training in Los Angeles, San Francisco, London and Honolulu. He continues to share his 19 years of experience with continual in-salon training for his team.
“His cuts are so amazing that even months later, my hair looks great (even grown out). He is truly, truly talented. Jaime also has a wonderful, warm, and loving personality.”
Rowena is a self-described couture hairdresser because she excels in the design and manufacture of hair fashion that is tailored to a specific client's requirements and measurements. She has the experience, expertise, and vision to help her clients see the cut that is right for them. Rowena has a vast background as a former educator at the Vidal Sassoon Academy and has helped stylists throughout the world master and hone the skill of hair design. Her work includes, runway, film, and print media.
“By far the most talented hair stylist on the island I have ever had the pleasure of working with!”
Jeff Bermoy Barber
Tyler Bui Advanced Stylist
Jeff comes from a varied professional background. After years of cutting his friends and families hair at home, he decided to solidify his talents by attending the Hawaii Institute of Hair Design. His barbering skills are demonstrated in his careful attention to detail while taking a non-rushed approach to getting it right.
With over 6 years of experience, “Rae” has made hair her passion. Rae started her career at the Paul Brown institute in Honolulu and has pursued advance education at the Wella Color Academy in New York and the Toni and Guy Hairdressing Academy in Texas. Rae is truly exceptional in creative color and excels in classic technique.
Hair cutting and design is the creative outlet that inspired Tyler's passion. He worked his way to become a stylist at Vidal Sassoon in San Francisco after a rigorous training program. His love of travel offers him a great source of inspiration. A California native, Tyler is happy to call Hawaii home, and looks forward to helping you create a look that best suits your individual needs and lifestyle.
“I’m so happy to know that I have a new barber that can give me a killer cut.”
“Raelynn did an amazing job...
she made me feel comfortable at
“Thank you, Citizen Salon for making my first hair experience in Hawaii a great one!”
Delivering great hair with respect to individual style.
At citizen:salon we embrace the clean-cut business professional along with
the punk-rock-purple-haired creative types—and everything in between. We believe that hair should match a person’s lifestyle.
Below you will find citizen:salon’s general price list. For stylist-specific prices or to book an appointment contact us at 808.533.3200.
Cut & Shave
Single Process Touch-up
Global Color (Root-Tip)
Men's Express Color
Dry Styling (no shampoo)
Shampoo Blow Dry
* price quote per consultation
Prices subject to change without notice
“If you're looking for the best haircut of your
life, in the chicest salon Oahu has to offer, look no further than Citizen Salon.”
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Now that you have the look, keep it up!
At citizen:salon we carry an array of premium hair care products that is unique to us as it is to you. If you want to recreate the same look after you leave the salon you are going to need the right tools. We will advise you on the best regimen to keep your hair looking its best. Not one product line can address the many different hair textures or concerns. That is why we have selected each line for a different purposes and functions.
In 1983 Davines Group started as a research laboratory Founded in Parma, Italy producing eco-conscious
high-end hair care products.
Imperial is the ultimate in barber-grade grooming products that no man should be without. Pomades and gels range in hold textures.
These products are weightlessly designed to deliver performance, strength and longevity.
Manufactured by Arimino in Japan, the “PEACE” series places great emphasis on the use of natural ingredients which result in exceptionally well treated hair.
Sachajuan’s essecence is about simplicity and function in perfect harmony together with high quality and innovation.
Where Chinatown meets Downtown Honolulu.
citizen:salon is located at 12 South King Street in-between Nuuanu and Bethel on the mauka (mountain) side of the street where Chinatown meets downtown Honolulu in the historic Kings Court Building next to Homecoming Boutique and The Dumb Coq Restaurant.
12 S King Street,
Honolulu, HI 96813
Hours of Operation
Closed on Sunday & Monday
Free 2 hour parking with a $10 purchase
Chinatown Municiple Parking
Pay by the hour. Located on the mountain side of King & Bethel streets
Free King Street parking on Saturday
Metered street parking otherwise
“Citizen Salon has also a nice sleek and modern look of their interior and also not to mention the wonderful reception and warm welcome to every customer. I'm really one happy customer.”
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