No other studio/loft concept salon in the St. Louis area can match our record of long-term success for salon professionals.

Metro Design Studio Salons offers experienced salon professionals a unique opportunity to own their own business. Entrepreneurs at Metro enjoy the independence and flexibility that comes with renting their own studio space, offering the right combination of privacy and community. Our professionals rent more than just a chair, they operate their business in a self-contained, expertly-equipped, state-of-the-art studio with these (and many other) benefits:

  • ​Competitive rental rates and lease terms
  • ​Freedom to sell the product lines they want
  • ​Ability to keep 100% of their profits
  • ​Flexibility to set their own hours and prices
  • ​One-on-one time with clients
  • A friendly, professional environment
  • Personalized web page
  • Advanced education opportunities

Own your salon business without the overhead costs or staffing issues, including these amenities:

  • ​Abundant custom cabinetry, lighting and high-end finishes in each studio.
  • A hydraulic chair, hood dryer and shampoo bowl are provided in each hair salon. Nail studios come equipped with a manicure table, two chairs, pedicure spa and chair, and sink. Skincare studios come with multiple cabinets, sink, steamer with magnifier, skincare table and stool.
  • Floor to ceiling walls in every studio for privacy, no transfer of chemical odors and minimizing noise between them.
  • ​Access to your studio 24 hours a day, 7 days a week - lock up your studio when you leave.
  • Decorate your studio to reflect your personal style.
  • Work with established cosmetologists who are highly professional and customer-service driven.
  • Create a work schedule that suits you and your clients' needs.
  • Free WiFi for you and your clients.
  • Break rooms with a refrigerator, microwave, seating area and commercial washer/dryer.
  • ​Website featuring each salon professional’s bio, photo, contact information, links to your social media and links to your online booking. Our Facebook page with 500+ followers may also be utilized to market your business.
  • ​Locally owned and managed for over 20 years. One owner has been a stylist for 30+ years, providing unique and valuable insight into the needs of salon professionals.
  • ​A general manager with more than 20 years of experience in salon management.
  • ​Well-maintained and modern common areas.
  • ​Electric, water, sewer and gas utilities included in rent.
  • ​Personalized and easy debiting process available for rent payment.
  • ​Ample, well lit parking.
  • ​You set your pricing and carry the salon products that you want to sell.
  • ​Easily accessible salons in central, busy locations.
  • ​Available Move-In Package that simplifies and facilitates the relocation process.
  • ​Continuing education classes available.
  • ​Digital directories at entrances direct visitors to studio locations.