Smitten on Washington opened in Clarendon in 2021 by owners Lisa Dahl and Melanie St.Clair. They brought beautiful hair, top stylists, and a relaxed vibe to Arlington, Virginia.

They have another location, established 2011, also located in Arlington VA. To visit Smitten Boutique Salon, click here.

Smitten is known for fantastic customer service and experience, exceptional skill, and friendly and talented staff. Clientele will find the best in balayage, dimension color, and advanced cutting.

Visit Lisa and Melanie’s Instagram, @houseofsmitten, for the inside scoop on all things business and personal. Shop our favorite hair products, tools, and accessories here.


All cut and color services include a blow dry.


Women’s Cut

Owner $105
Senior $100
Stylist $90
Junior $70

Partial Highlight

starting at

Owner $225
Senior $205
Stylist $195
Junior $185

Includes B3 Bond Builder and glaze

Full Highlight

starting at

Owner $285
Senior $265
Stylist $255
Junior $235

Includes B3 Bond Builder and glaze


(this is for a full highlight who needs even MORE highlights to achieve their goal)

starting at

Owner $455
Senior $425
Stylist $405
Junior $375


Partial Blonding

starting at

Owner $285
Senior $265
Stylist $255
Junior $235

Includes B3 Bond Builder and glaze

Partial Balayage

starting at

Owner $350
Senior $325
Stylist $315
Junior $275

Includes B3 Bond Builder and glaze


starting at

Owner  $400
Senior $375
Stylist $350
Junior $325

Includes B3 Bond Builder and glaze

Double Process


Root Color Retouch

starting at

Owner  $165
Senior $155
Stylist $145
Junior $135

All Over Color (Roots to Ends)

starting at

Owner  $335
Senior $315
Stylist $295
Junior $275



Vivid color

$200/hour upon required consultation

$100 non-refundable deposit fee prior to booking (this will be applied to the service the day of)

B3 Bond Builder


Kerastase Treatments

Fusio-Dose Treatment $55

 Deep Conditioning Masque Treatment $40

Peter Coppola Keratin Treatment

This is a smoothing keratin treatment. This is not a hair straightening service. Your hair cannot be washed for 3 days following your appointment. For more information on this service, please refer to the treatment website by clicking here. Please note this service is non-refundable.


Men’s Cut

Owner $65
Senior $60
Stylist $50
Junior $45


Blowout + Style

includes a wash, blowdry, & curling iron or flatiron

Senior/Stylist $75
Junior $65

Have extensions? $15.00 upcharge



Color Correction

$200/hour upon required consultation

$100 non-refundable deposit fee prior to booking (this will be applied to the service the day of)

Additional Lightener Bowls


*All Color Services price includes ONE glaze. Any additional used during the service will be charged accordingly.


Please be advised: When seeing a junior stylist, we allow for extra time for your services to be performed. If you prefer a more efficient service, we suggest seeing a stylist or senior stylist. 



Please call the salon to schedule an appointment. A few select appointments can be made through our online booking system here. Appointments cannot be made through email or social media. Please call us directly at 571.312.4381. A credit card is required to hold any appointment.

Occasionally we will offer color services without a blow dry. Please understand this is offered when we are trying to accommodate you earlier than the full service is available. No cost will be deducted from the color service if a blow dry is not booked. We have a blow dry station with blow dryers, products, and brushes available for your use. Thank you for your understanding.

Cancellation Policy

At The Smitten Salon,  we value your time and money; please have the same consideration with us. We ask that you give us the courtesy of cancelling 48 hours prior to your appointment to allow us to fill that time slot and offer to clients on the waitlist. All clients MUST cancel and/or reschedule 24 hours prior to their appointment to avoid a fee.

If you no-notice/no-show or same day cancel and/or reschedule, you will be charged 50% of your appointment fee that is listed under our service menu. This charge is non-refundable. As a courtesy, we send text and email reminders prior to your scheduled appointment. If you are running late, please contact us as soon as possible. We allow a 15 minute grace period before the appointment is considered a no show and subject to the fee.

Punctuality Policy

A 15 minute grace period is permitted to all clients. We will strive to accommodate all guests. Stylists retain their right to reschedule any client that arrives 15 minutes or later after their scheduled appointment. Please understand that this policy is in place so that the stylist does not run late for other scheduled and on time appointments.

Refund Policy

Your satisfaction is extremely important to us. Although we do not offer refunds on services rendered, we will do everything in our power to correct any issue that may arise within two weeks of the original service.

We do not offer refunds on any Kerastase products purchased at the salon. You may exchange a product with a receipt for a different product of your choosing.


Smitten is no longer accepting children under 12 years old for any salon service. Thank you for your continued patronage.


LISA  owner
As co- owner of Smitten Boutique Salon and Smitten on Washington, Lisa specializes in color and balayage. She has been trained by L’Oréal, Paintbox, Beth Minardi, and Bumble and Bumble; just to name a few. Prior to becoming an independent stylist in the NOVA/DC area, Lisa met her current co- owner Melanie while working at a salon in McLean, VA. It was in 2011, that Lisa and Melanie decided to create the Smitten brand. Boutique Salon is going on their 11th year in business, and Smitten on Washington (their most recent venture) is coming up on their second anniversary. Lisa now spends most of her time working on the business side of things, and continues to mentor the smitten team on a daily basis. Aside from hair, Lisa loves to work out and spend time with her family.

*** Lisa is not accepting new clients
MELANIE  owner
As co- owner of Smitten Boutique Salon and Smitten on Washington, Melanie is a passionate beauty industry veteran. After receiving a BA in fashion merchandising, Melanie decided to pursue a career in cosmetology and never looked back. After working with her co- owner Lisa in a salon in McLean, VA for over six years, they joined forces to create the Smitten brand in 2011. Smitten Boutique Salon will be celebrating its 11th anniversary this year, and their most recent venture, Smitten on Washington, will be celebrating its second year. Melanie continues to take clients, while also working mostly on the business aspect of things. She has a love for mentoring and heads our apprenticeship program; to ensure proper training of each and every stylist and teach them the Smitten way. When she's not in the salon, you can find her spending time with her family and friends and getting her hands in anything creative.

***Melanie is not accepting new clients
Michael  senior stylist
senior stylist
Michael is an accomplished stylist celebrating twenty years in the industry. He prides himself in helping his clients find their best personal style. Michael is continuously furthering his career through education and serves as Smitten’s product educator.

***Michael is currently not accepting new color clients or women's cuts

Join Our Team

We encourage you to reach out whether you are a new stylist or a seasoned stylist. We are always looking for fresh talent!


Apprenticeship Program

We are accepting talented and enthusiastic apprentices to join our Apprenticeship Program. Beginning in January, they will be training and shadowing underneath our experienced stylists and owners to refine their skills over a ten month long program that covers both color and cutting techniques. They will be in classes on Mondays and Thursdays and will be applying their knowledge on real models. We are a Bumble and bumble exclusive salon who thrive on teamwork and talent. For a behind-the-scenes look into the apprenticeship program and education opportunities, visit our Instagram accounts @thesmittensalon and  @houseofsmitten.


For all inquiries listed above, please email your resume to info@thesmittensalon.com


Lynsey recognized as Top Stylist by Allure in 2012

Top salon in Metro Washingtonian, 2012

Abbie Award Arlington Best Business, 2013

Women to Watch, Arlington Magazine, 2013

“One of Best Salons in World” selected by Hey, Hey Gorgeous, 2014

Recognized in the industry, Behind the Chair Magazine, 2015

Women’s Health Magazine recognition, 2016

Best Salon, Northern Virginia Magazine, 2016

Best Salon, Arlington Magazine, 2016

Top Colorist: Liz, Allure, 2016

Women to Watch in Business, Arlington Magazine, 2016

Best Salon, Northern Virginia Magazine, 2018

Best Salon, Arlington Magazine, 2018

District Boss Interview by Ringlet Studio

Libby Living Colorfully’s Review

ChloandTell’s Experience with Extensions

Best Salon, Northern Virginia Magazine, 2019

Featured in Northern Virginia Magazine, 2020

Featured in Shape Magazine, 2020

NBC4 Coverage // Clear Face Masks for Covid for Hearing Impaired

Best Salon, Northern Virginia Magazine, 2020


3000 Washington Blvd
Arlington, VA 22201




Mon: 10am – 6pm (Select stylists)
Tues/Wed/Thurs: 10am – 8pm
Fri/Sat: 10am – 6pm

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Directions for parking

  • Customers may utilize the Trader Joe’s parking garage located at 1109 N Highland St, Arlington, VA 22201, United States
    *please note this garage the first 90 minutes are free with a purchase from Trader Joes. After the 90 minutes customers will have to pay.
  • Market Common Garage – Located at 1255 N Fillmore St. $8 for 2h
  • Street metered parking out front of Smitten on Washington on Washington BLVD and on side streets (10th and highland)