• Gordon Values

    Beauty – Team – Sophistication – Intelligence  Environmentalism

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    Gordon Values
  • Naturally Beautiful

    View our latest commercial airing in the Chicagoland Area!

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    Naturally Beautiful
  • A Top 200 Salon

    Gordon is Ranked Among the Very Best

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    A Top 200 Salon
  • Luxury Blowouts

    Blowout Packages at an Amazing Price

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    Luxury Blowouts
  • Determined Style

    Men’s Haircuts – Custom Color Contrasting – Speed Facials

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    Determined Style
  • Highland Park Directions Parking

    2 hour street parking is available or visit the free 3 hour parking at the Renaissance Place or Port Clinton Square. For dual services we suggest 3 hour parking.

    GordonHighland Park

    Hours of Operation

    • 9 AM – 5 PM : Monday
    • 8 AM – 8 PM : Tuesday – Thursday
    • 7 AM – 7 PM : Friday
    • 8 AM – 5 PM : Saturday
    • 10 AM – 5 PM : Sunday

    Locations

    653 Central Avenue
    Highland Park, IL 60035
    (847) 266-7777

    Beauty Personified

    Surround yourself with the beauty of nature right in the heart of Highland Park. At the best hair salon in the northern suburbs, you will embark on a sensory journey the moment you walk in the door.

  • Lakeview Directions Parking

    Parking can be challenging. Please allow extra time to find a spot and remember that on Cub's game days, traffic can be difficult. If you are having a hard time finding a spot give us a call and we will be glad to help. If you are at the salon longer than the 2 hour meter limit we are happy to feed the meter for you.

    GordonLakeview

    Hours of Operation

    • 3 PM – 9 PM: Monday – Thursday
    • 9 AM – 5PM: Friday
    • 8 AM – 5 PM: Saturday
    • CLOSED: Sunday

    Locations

    3336 North Clark Street
    Chicago, IL 60657
    (773) 388-9999

    Serenity. Beauty. Rejuvenation.

    With an earth-inspired, expansive first floor salon and a calming, ocean inspired full service Aveda spa downstairs, you will find the perfect atmosphere to relax, recharge and pamper yourself.

  • Wilmette Directions Parking

    Please enjoy the use of our expansive, free parking lot located in the front of the store.

    GordonWilmette

    Hours of Operation

    • 10 AM – 5:30 PM: Monday
    • 10 AM – 8 PM: Tuesday
    • 11:45 AM – 8 PM: Wednesday
    • 8 AM – 8 PM: Thursday
    • 8 AM – 7 PM: Friday
    • 8 AM – 7 PM: Saturday
    • 10 AM – 5 PM: Sunday

    Locations

    3232 Lake Avenue
    Wilmette, IL 60091
    (847) 266-7777

    Peace. Escape. Tranquility.

    Our newest location, Gordon in Wilmette is a tranquil environment. Located just off Eden’s Highway in Eden’s Plaza, is this soothing escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

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At Gordon Salons all of our hair

Services

are customized for every guest. Depending on your schedule and timing, we can either book your consultation as part of your first service, or schedule you for a seperate thirty minute Lifestyle Appointment.

Haircut

Each Haircut at Gordon Salons includes a Stress Relieving Treatment, Hand Treatment, Shampoo, Condition, and Blow Dry. Relax, Recharge, and Pamper Yourself!

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Hair Color

Highlighting, Low-lighting, Multi-Dimensional, Block Coloring, Customized Color, Ombre, Trend Color, Single Process, Brighten Your World!

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Hair Style

Updo, Special Occasion Hair, Bridal, Blow Dry, Perms, Retexturizing Services, We Do It All!

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Deals

Here is a selection of special offers and deals designed to save you money. Exclusively for our guests.

  • $15 Off Permanent Wave

    $15 Off Permanent Wave

    Save $15 on any permanent wave service! Curl, volume, body wave, poodle curl. This is not your grandmother’s perm!

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  • $10 Off Any Facial

    $10 Off Any Facial

    Relax, escape, and refresh yourself! Try any one of our amazing facials and feel instantly rejuvenated.

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  • $20 Off Smoothing Treatment

    $20 Off Smoothing Treatment

    Save $20 on Any Tourmaline Smoothing Treatment! Go beyond keratin.

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  • FREE Consultation ($60 Value!)

    FREE Consultation ($60 Value!)

    Have you ever wondered what a Top Stylist would recommend for your hair? Now is the time to find out with a free consultation with Tony or Pam Gordon.

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  • $50 Off Retexturizing Service

    $50 Off Retexturizing Service

    Save $50 on any Aveda Retexturizing Service. Relax yourself and your hair!

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  • Luxury Blowout Packages

    Luxury Blowout Packages

    Let us blow you away! Pick from one of three luxury blow out packages, customized to fit every budget.

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  • $10 Off Any Service

    $10 Off Any Service

    Give yourself everything you deserve! Save 10$ on any service that you have never tried before!

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The Gordon Way. An unforgettable person deserves an unforgettable, sensory experience.

About Gordon

Nature, health and beauty is the essence of the Gordon Salons and Spas. When you visit us, you can count on our careful technique, exceptional customer service, team approach to beauty, and our singular focus on you.

Tony & Pam Gordon - 2012

Expertise

It is our goal at Gordon Salons that every guest walks out the door feeling nothing less than WOW. We are willing to go above and beyond to make this happen, each and every time you visit. If you are not satisfied with your hair, we are happy to redo…

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Need to Know

Tony and Pam Gordon founded Gordon Salons & Spas in 1999. Upon opening their first location, Gordon in Ravinia, they felt they were answering a prevalent problem with most salons of that time. “One thing that I saw as a beginning salon owner…

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Careers

At Gordon Salon we take the education of our employees very seriously. While working here you will receive extensive, hands on training in many areas. The health, well being, and happiness of our employees is very important to us…

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  • TonyTony
  • Pam Pam
  • Michelle Michelle
  • DaleDale
  • Maria Maria
  • Kelsey Kelsey
  • KatieKatie
  • Adaku Adaku
  • DanielDaniel
  • ReneeRenee
  • KoralKoral
  • Jenny Jenny
  • AllisonAllison
  • ToryTory
  • ErenEren
  • BrittanyBrittany
  • Holly Holly
  • Lissa Lissa
  • Ashley Ashley
  • Emmie Emmie
  • KarinKarin
  • RenRen
  • HaleyHaley
  • AndreaAndrea
  • CJ CJ
  • Amanda Amanda
  • Tina Tina
  • LindseyLindsey
  • PinkPink

Tony

Owner & Master Hair Designer/Highland Park/Wilmette/Lakeview

“I intuitively know what hair styles go with various face shapes, skin tone, and eye color and I am not afraid to tell my clients that!”

Tony is a fourth generation stylist and loves cutting short hair. He has trained with some of the top hair designers in the world and has worked with numerous celebrities. He has done hair at New York Fashion Week, where he styled top models for Badgley Mischka and Versace.

 

Pam

Owner &  Master Hair Designer/Highland Park/Wilmette

“I don’t know any other industry where you always feel good going out.”

Pam loves all aspects of being a stylist but is especially passionate about working with textured hair and is certified in Advanced Hair Texturizing. Pam uses both her skill and artistry to make people feel great! She loves being able to customize each look to fit the wants and lifestyle needs of each person that sits in her chair.

Michelle

Director of Education & Master Hair Designer/Highland Park

“The ability to make people feel better about themselves through beauty and teaching allows me to maintain my passion for this industry.”

As the Director of Education at Gordon, Michelle has had the opportunity to understand hair techniques that influence the development of haircuts and hair coloring. Michelle became an Aveda Purefessional in 2004 and her passion and love of education has allowed her to work with some of Aveda’s top hair educators.

Dale

Master Hair Designer/Highland Park

“I love working with hair because it is our most imported fashion accessory and even the smallest changes can impact our clients and keep them up to date. “

Maria

Master Hair Designer & Hair Color Educator/Highland Park

“Fulfilling the needs of my guests and making them feel good about the way they look is my guiding philosophy.”

To ensure that her skills and knowledge stay up date she is continuously taking classes and is well educated about the most fashionable hairstyles. She is passionate about both haircuts and hair color and prides herself on being a great listener. It is very important to Maria that her guests are satisfied with their final look so she educates everyone on how to do their hair at home!

Kelsey

Master Hair Designer/Highland Park

“I love what I do and making people feel good about themselves is what makes my career so thrilling!”

She loves Aveda hair color and is an expert at highlighting. She has been with Gordon since her graduation from the Aveda Institute in Chicago. She takes Aveda’s mission very seriously and wants to make sure each guest has a fun and natural look that they can enjoy in the salon and at home.

Katie

Master Hair Designer/Highland Park

“When I come to work and see my book is full of blondes and pixies I’m in heaven!”

Katie has been with Aveda for almost five years and previously worked as an educator at the Aveda Institute in Los Angeles.  At Gordon Salon Katie excels in teaching both hair cutting and coloring techniques as part of our education team.  Constantly taking advanced education classes with an emphasis on color; she believes if you’re not learning you’re not growing.  Katie especially enjoys working on precision blondes, multi-dimensional highlights, ombré, funky fashion colors and short pixie styles.

Adaku

Professional Hair Designer/Highland Park

“Loving your hair starts with learning how to take care of it and the styles and cuts that I provide will focus on who you are and what you want to project to the world.”

She embodies the Aveda philosophy by believing in the importance of balance, especially in how it relates to haircut and hair color. She loves working with curly textures and has earned additional certifications in Men’s Hair Design, Straightening Techniques, and Aveda Full Spectrum Hair Color. Adaku also loves doing makeup!

Daniel

Professional Hair Designer/Highland Park

“Life is an endless struggle full of frustrations and challenges, but eventually you find a hair stylist you like!”

Daniel prides himself on his thirst for constant education! He has been an in-salon cutting coach and advances his skills by constantly taking classes. He one day hopes to become an Aveda Color Purefessional. A style chameleon, Daniel changes his look regularly and enjoys helping others come up with new styling ideas. He especially enjoys working on men’s styles, long layers, and blended highlights. However, he is always up for any beauty challenge!

Renee

Professional Hair Designer/Highland Park

Koral

Professional Hair Designer/Highland Park

Jenny

Professional Hair Designer/Extension Specialist/Highland Park

“I have a growing passion for hair color and I thrive on inspiration from looks of the past and current trends.”

She has a deep love of hair and makeup and is our Highland Park extensions specialist. She takes great joy in introducing her guests to new looks and wants everyone to have an individual sense of style. She loves doing makeup and making everyone feel special!

Allison

Emerging Artist/Highland Park

Tory

Emerging Artist/Highland Park

Eren

Emerging Artist/Highland Park

Brittany

Esthetician/Highland Park/Wilmette

“I love doing makeup applications because everyone of them can be done differently. I enjoy experimenting with colors and coordinating them with an outfit or occasion. The most rewarding part of my work is making a client feel happy and confident!”

Continuing education is also very important to Brittany because the beauty industry is always evolving. She keeps up on new trends and techniques by taking advanced education classes at the Aveda Institute in Chicago.

Holly

Artistic Director, Makeup Artist, & Master Hair Designer/Wilmette

“I love helping people look and feel their best because looking your best is truly empowering. I get a sense of satisfaction knowing that I am able to give that to some one.”

As Gordon Salon’s Artistic Director, Holly is a sought after photo stylist. She has worked on many photo-shoots and loves every aspect of the process. She has a passion for hair, makeup, and artistic creation and it shines through in all of her work.

Lissa

Master Hair Designer/Wilmette

“Hair is my passion.”

Aveda was a perfect match for Lissa because she loves the natural color lines and products. Her favorite aspect about working at Gordon Salons is the way the team strives for education and perfection. Lissa loves that she can continuously grow and innovate in the aspects of hair she loves most –cutting, styling, and retexturizing.

Ashley

Professional Hair Designer/Wilmette

“I love that I am able to use my communication skills, leadership abilities, and my attention to detail to help make a positive difference in the lives of every person that sits in my chair.”

Ashley takes her inspiration from many different types of design to create customized highlights and fabulous blow-dry styles and her enthusiasm shows when she is able to combine the two art forms.

Emmie

Professional Hair Designer/Wilmette

“I feel like the beauty industry has been staring me in the face my entire life and once I realized I wanted to be a hair stylist I changed my career path and went for it!”

Emmie loves being able to express her creativity while making people feel good about themselves. She has loved hair and makeup ever since she can remember and truly cares about each guest. She strives to have every guest completely satisfied before leaving her chair. She especially loves doing men’s haircuts!

Karin

Professional Hair Designer/Wilmette

Ren

Professional Hair Designer/Wilmette

Haley

Emerging Artist/Wilmette

Andrea

Emerging Artist/Wilmette

CJ

Master Hair Designer & Cutting Trainer/Lakeview

“I love brining unique perspectives to modern men’s cuts and I also specialize in texture treatments, such as perms and relaxers.”

She has a passion for education and is an Aveda Cutting Coach. She has perfected these skills with Advanced Cutting Courses at Vidal Sassoon in London. CJ loves making the world more beautiful!

Amanda

Master Hair Designer/Lakeview

“Being able to make some one feel good about themselves and seeing their smile after I’ve finished their hair is what drives me.”

With finely honed listening skills she listens very carefully to what each guest is looking for. She then uses her ability to look at each person and determine what will look best on them and the result is a very satisfied clientele. Amanda is extremely passionate about hair color and especially loves blonde highlights.

Tina

Master Hair Designer/Lakeview

“I love the challenge of corrective color and making hair come alive in a healthy way!”

Tina is passionate about both hair cutting and hair coloring. She loves maintaining an active roll within the Gordon Team. Tina’s guests always gush over her coloring skills and her ability to give them exactly what they are asking for. She is great at transforming styles and loves customizing each look!

Lindsey

Emerging Artist/Lakeview

Pink

Emerging Artist/Lakeview

Blog

  • A beautiful and intricate bridal updo by Wilmette Emerging Artist @allej_fitness
  • Nature inspired hairstyles by @jessiebear8558 for the Aveda Institute Earth Month fashion show last night!
  • Here’s a cut you can never get bored of: @allej_fitness fresh asymmetrical bob by Wilmette’s professional stylist @ashleyerhart
  • Our Marketing Assistant @sennyyy’s second-day hair went from drab to fab with a half-up fishtail braid look. Perfect for spring!

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The Ice Princess of Highland Park

Posted on December 24, 2013 by Julia

When Highland Park gears up for the annual Winter Wonderland festival, they do not skip a beat. Last weekend’s festivities included chestnuts roasting on an open fire, a build-your-own gingerbread

Gordon’s First Commercial!

Gordon’s First Commercial!

Posted on September 28, 2013 by Julia

We are so excited about our very first commercial!  The Gordon Team worked hard to conceptualize the commercial and create gorgeous hair & makeup.  Thank you so much to all

Highland Park is Getting a Makeover!

Posted on July 13, 2013 by Julia

Highland Park’s beloved Aveda salon is set to reopen on Saturday, July 20th* with a new look but the same friendly atmosphere and fabulous stylists.  Gordon Salon, located at 653 Central

The Textured Bun

Posted on June 8, 2013 by Julia

Materials: a brush for teasing, bobby pins, hair pins, hair band, Aveda Pure Abundance Hair Potion and Air Control Hairspray.   1. Apply Pure Abundance Hair Potion to root 2.

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