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Beauty for Ashes Salon
172 Main Street
Nyack, NY 10960

(845) 643-8300


Wednesday 10am-5:30pm

Thursday 10am-5:30pm

Friday 10am-6:30pm

Saturday 9am-4pm

 © 2016 by Beauty for Ashes Salon

Salon Policies

We Guarantee our Work!

You will get the best service ever or it’s free!


What this means, as the owner, and on behalf of our team, we want our Clients to be super-pleased – in fact, absolutely delighted with everything we do.  ALL of our services come with our risk-free Guarantee.  What does this mean?  Simply this:  If you aren’t happy with our work, we’ll do it over for free within 3 days. If you’re still not thrilled, you can have your money back.  No questions asked.  No hard feelings. It’s your choice.  We stand behind our work 100%. However, this does not apply to acts of nature, such as rain, snow, or humidity in the environment. We must keep in mind that we are natural and our hair will respond to the climate and or moisture in the air. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our work, please call our salon coordinator right away.


New Clients and existing clients that have not been to the salon in 9 months +

Even if your hair has been well maintained by a previous salon it is mandatory that you choose a deluxe package.

It is our custom to spend your first session familiarizing ourselves with your hair in order to determine what the best and healthiest option for you. 


At this session, you will get a hair and beauty audit 2, trim/cut, deep conditioning treatment, a take-home Rx form that is a full write up about the essential elements of your hair along with recommendations of the best products for you and a personalized regimen. Lastly, your choice of any of the one of the Deluxe services listed below.  

During this session, we will discuss future styling options such as alternative styling, coloring services etc.


  • Hair Audit 1 this does not include a hair service

  • Deluxe Shampoo & Blow (no-style)

  • Deluxe Silk Press

  • Deluxe Curly Set

  • Curl Therapy Bootcamp

  • Deluxe Curly Cut `a La Mode

  • Deluxe Full Deva Cut

  • Deluxe Deva Curl  No Transformation Service

  • Deluxe Flat Twist or Braid 

  • New BFA Loc Maintenace



Outside hair products are not allowed.  We use professional products that cater to natural hair.  However,  clients may bring products prescribed by their doctor or dermatologist. 


Returning Clients

If it has been more than 9 months or more since your last visit, it is recommended that you book a new client service to ensure that we have time to complete your service to get your hair back on track with a healthy regimen.


Late Arrivals

Beauty for Ashes Salon places a high consideration on the significance of time.

If Client arrives more than 30 minutes late for the reservation, Client’s reservation will be forfeited and the client will be charged for the visit.



If you must cancel your reservation, please notify us at least 24 hours prior for natural style reservations or 48 hours prior for alternative style reservations or you will be charged full price for the visit. 


Cell phones

Feel free to text to your heart's content, however, we ask that you be considerate of others by refraining from taking calls during your service and under our dryers/steamers. If you must take a voice call, we ask that you place the caller on hold, then step outside for privacy.  We like to keep our salon with a calm and tranquil atmosphere.



Children are prohibited in the salon unless being serviced; however, we understand that emergencies happen. If you must bring your child to the salon, they must be supervised by you at all times.



For the comfort of all clients, guests and/or children for which a service is not being rendered are not to be present in the salon while the client is being serviced. 


Booking  Your Reservations


Reservations for your services can be made in 2 ways. The fastest and most convenient way is ONLINE.  Choose a reservation that fits your schedule with flexibility 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Booking is simple! If you request a day and time that does show up, that means its unavailable. 


The second way is by calling into the salon. When booking over the phone you will be required to leave a $25 non-refundable deposit that goes toward your service. Please have your credit card ready to book your reservations. 


If you're having trouble, you can contact email us at or give us a call.  Please be advised that appointment requests received via email and voicemail won't receive a reply for at least 48 hours.


Choosing a Stylist:  All of our Curl Stylist have attended cosmetology school and received their state license.  It is our custom that all of our Stylist go through our Beauty for Ashes Salon training program before being elevated to a styling chair.  Continued weekly training is mandatory to be a part of our highly trained curl professionals.  So when booking your appointment you can rest assured that you will get quality service with any of our stylist Price of services differs per Curl Stylist experience.



A Valid credit/debit card is required to secure all reservations. Your card will be charged a deposit of $.60-$1.50 to secure your appointment.  You can cancel or change your booking online in My Booking History up to 24 hours in advance for natural hairstyles, and 48 hours for alternative styling.   If you fail to adhere to the cancellation policy as stated, you will be charged the balance of your booking amount left to pay in the salon by way of your online payment method.



All hair care and beauty services are priced a’ la carte.

We accept cash and all major credit cards

We do not accept checks as a form of payment

A minimum of 15% cash Gratuity is not mandatory but highly recommended




All new clients + existing clients who have not been to the salon in 4 months + It is mandatory that you book you one of the "New Client Services" If you do not when you arrive at the salon you will be required to choose from one.  If you do not wish to do so, we reserve the right to not serve you.  However, you will be charged for the service you have booked online. Via your online payment.


Thank You for respecting what we love to do most-serving you.