Michael Albor

Owner of Michael Albor Salons & Creative Director at L'OREAL Matrix
Michael has received rave reviews in all aspects of hair care, from haircuts to extensions and beautiful event updos, he would tell you that color and form are his true passions. His work on some of the most talked-about photo shoots show time and time again that Michael Albor does not follow trends—he sets them.

About Michael

Michael Albor is one of Boston’s most talked-about stylists. He has been nominated eleven times by the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA), the most prestigious hairstyling competition in North America, in the categories of Hairstylist of the Year, Best Editorial Stylist, and Masters, and in 2007, he won for Best Editorial Stylist.

Boston magazine has named him Best Colorist multiple times, Allure named him Breakthrough Stylist of the Year, and his salon, The Loft by Michael Albor, has been consecutively listed in Salon 200, the definitive list of the top salons in the country. The Loft is in the heart of Boston, where he and his stylists specialize in color and form hairdressing, or “updos.”

His artistic ability and vision translates into giving his clients a perfect modern look, and under his direction, his team of knowledgeable stylists has been consistently favorited in local media. Many have won Best of Boston awards.

Awards

Publication
Award
Year Awarded
The North American Hairstyling Awards
Editorial Nomination
2014
The North American Hairstyling Awards
Editorial & Avante Garde Nominations
2013
Boston Magazine's Best of Boston
Best Brunette Stylist
2013
The North American Hairstyling Awards
Editorial Nomination
2012
Boston Magazine's Best of Boston
Best Brunette Stylist
2012
Salon Today
Top 200 Salons
2008 – 2011
The North American Hairstyling Awards
Fashion Forward and Hairstylist of the Year Nominations
2011
Boston Magazine's Best of Boston
Best Hairstylist
2011
The North American Hairstyling Awards
Fashion Forward and Masters Nominations
2010
The North American Hairstyling Awards
Editorial Nomination
2009
Boston Magazine's Best of Boston
Best Brunette
2008
Allure
Best & Brightest Stylist
2008
The North American Hairstyling Awards
Editorial Winner
2007
The North American Hairstyling Awards
Editorial Nomination
2006
Boston Magazine's Best of Boston
Best Colorist
2005