The Corner Room voted Hamilton's best hair salon, wins 2018 Reader's Choice Award

Among 66 of the top hair salons nominated in Hamilton, The Corner Room has been voted as the best hair salon in Hamilton in the 2018 Reader’s Choice Awards.

HAMILTON, Ontario — On Thursday, April 19, 2018, The Corner Room was recognized as the best hair salon in Hamilton by Metroland Media’s Hamilton Community News. The Diamond award, the highest honour possible, comes just 8 months after The Corner Room opened for business in downtown Hamilton.

“When first hearing the news, I was absolutely shocked, immediately humbled, but most of all proud. Proud of my business partner and husband Travis Snelling, and Jay DiTomaso, for their countless laboured hours, blood, sweat, and my tears,” said Sherrai Lund, The Corner Room’s co-owner and senior stylist. “Thank you to our family for your encouragement. Thank you to our friends for your support. Thank you to our fiercely loyal clients and thank you everyone who voted. We are grateful to our community for welcoming us and letting us live our passion. Hamilton is truly home.”

In total, 66 hair salons in Hamilton were nominated and over 50,000 votes were cast, according to a spokesperson from Metroland Media. The Hamilton Community News reaches over 110,000 Hamilton homes.

Additionally, both Jay and Chelsea have won the Diamond award as the best hair colourists in Hamilton. We couldn’t be more proud of our incredible team!

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The Corner Room's Jay DiTomaso and Chelsea Compton both win 2018 Reader's Choice Awards

Both hair colourists tied for first place, winning Diamond Awards in the 2018 Reader's Choice Awards for best hair colourist in Hamilton.

HAMILTON, Ontario — On Thursday, April 19, 2018, hair colourists Jay DiTomaso and Chelsea Compton were both recognized by Metroland Media's Hamilton Community News with Diamond awards, the highest honour in the 2018 Reader's Choice Awards. The awards come just 8 months after The Corner Room opened for business in downtown Hamilton.

Tying for first place in the category for Hamilton's Best Hair Colour Technician, Chelsea and Jay are both honoured to be recognized by their clients and the Hamilton community in this way.

Additionally, The Corner Room has also won Diamond as the best hair salon in Hamilton.

Get the look: Kim Kardashian on cover of Allure Magazine

When Kim Kardashian West graced the cover of October's Allure magazine Best of Beauty issue, she was styled by Garren, one of the R+Co founders. Garren kept the celebrity icon classic, styling Kim K. with a messy, textured look using some R+Co must haves.

Get the Look:
Hair By Garren of R+Co
1. Prep hair with R+Co CHIFFON Styling Mousse section by section from roots to ends for the perfect blow-dry
2. Blow dry hair with a large round brush, over directing up and against the shaft to create body
3. Flat iron through to smooth out
4. Apply R+Co TINSEL Smoothing Oil at ends
5. Finish with R+Co TROPHY Shine + Texture Spray throughout to create a messy texture look


The Corner Room is the only hair salon in Hamilton that carries R+Co products. Come by the shop some time to explore the range or chat with one of our stylists about which products would be best for you.

Photo Credit: Allure Magazine, Photographer: Daniel Jackson

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