HERE are some of the best places in Cumbria to try for your next haircut.

Do you prefer a short back and side, or something more exotic?

Our readers have been naming the places that impressed them the most. Some have gathered a collection of amazing reviews online, others have been praised for their staff and some for both.

Coco Hair & Beauty

Barrow's five star rated hair and beauty salon is a popular place in the area.

Linda Thomas said: "It’s got to be Coco on Dalton Road."

Angel Nails & Beauty

A nail and hair salon in Barrow is highly rated as has been credited for its professional staff and standards.

Amanda Gallagher said: "Angels Beauty and Kutz who are brilliant with my son."

Evissa Hair & Beauty

Rawlinson's Street hair salon is another great local business in Barrow that has become popular with the public.

Vanessa Anne Quinn said: "I think Evissa Hair & Beauty is the best."

Mia Bella

The five-star rated salon in Barrow has built a strong reputation among its customers.

Joanne Robinson said: "Mia Bella hair salon in Barrow."

Xtrend Hair & Beauty Studio

The highly rated Salon on Dalton Road is one to try next time you are in the area.

Bernadette Horan said: "Definitely Xtrend on Dalton Road."


Another five star rated business in the Barrow area, the Mo-Hair couples high standards with friendly and very talented staff.

Jacqui Chisman said: "Kelly at Mohair on Westmoreland Street."

Blades Barbers

Lapstone Road in Millom is home to this five star rated business.

Diana Anderson said: "Janine at Blades."

The Bobby Pin

Barrow's Scott Street is where you can find this high quality business which has earned a five star rating online.

Debbie Wilson said: "The bobby pin."