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CI Salons

CI Salons at Colchester Institute offer fantastic Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy services at very competitive prices and all services are carried out by students under the full guidance and supervision of experienced hairdressing lecturers.

Our salons at Colchester and Braintree are open to the public from Monday to Friday, term time only. (Limited appointments are available in Colchester during the summer break.) It is advised that you book in advance to avoid disappointment.

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Hair Salons

Hairdressing

Our hairdressing services are offered at very competitive prices and all services are carried out by students under the full guidance and supervision of experienced hairdressing lecturers.

Trained students offer services in the following:
Cut and blow dry ~ Re-style ~ Root perming ~ Permanent waving ~ Highlights / lowlights ~ Semi and permanent colouring ~ Conditioning treatments and many more

It is advised that you book in advance to avoid disappointment, please call or email to make an appointment. The Colchester Salon reception can be found at the Sheepen Road Campus main reception.



We are proud to announce our new range of products supplied by Matrix Haircare! Please click on the image above for information about our current pricelist.

Colchester Salon – (01206) 712359
Monday 9-4pm
Tuesday 9-1pm
Wednesday 9-12pm
Thursday 3-8pm
Friday 9-1pm

Beauty Therapy

Our treatments are offered at very competitive prices and are carried out by students under the full guidance and supervision of experienced beauty therapy lecturers.

Trained students offer treatments in the following areas:

  • Manicure
  • Pedicure
  • Facials
  • Make up
  • Eye brow / eye lash tinting
  • Eye brow waxing / shaping
  • Reflexology
  • Full body massage
  • Holistic massage
  • Indian head massage
  • and many more
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We are pleased to announce that we are using and retailing Dermalogica professional products. To see our price list, please click here


It is advised that you book in advance to avoid disappointment, please call or email hairandbeauty.reception@colchester.ac.uk to make an appointment. The Colchester Salon reception can be found at the Sheepen Road Campus main reception.

  • Colchester Salon – (01206) 712888
    Monday 9-12 & 4-8pm
    Tuesday 9-3 & 4-8pm
    Wednesday 9-1pm
    Thursday 9-12 & 1-8pm
    Friday 9-1pm
  • Braintree Salon- (01206) 814242
    Monday 1.30-4.30pm
    Tuesday 5-8pm
    Wednesday 9-12pm
    Thursday 5-8pm

Car parking

We are delighted to announce that customers of CI Salons can now park in our customer car park for FREE. Customers will be required to display a valid daily parking permit in the vehicle. Permits are available on the day of visit from CI Salons reception.

We cannot guarantee a parking space, only that you may park on site if an authorised space is available. Parking is permitted in the visitor car park for the duration of your visit to the salons only. Please do not park in any non-designated areas unless instructed to do so by a parking attended. Failure to comply could result in a Parking Charge Notice (PCN).

Please note that that the visitor car park has monitored access. Please press the attendance button at the barrier to alert staff to your presence. You will be politely challenged as to your reason for attending the site and then assisted to the correct parking area.


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