I am so happy I met Lauren. Every time I come in I know when I leave I will love my hair. I always get beautiful hair and hair color. Thank you,  Lauren

Kathy Picone
Vernon Hills IL
Manager Winesplash

I have been coming to Claude Thomas for 12 years. I love it. Even when I moved away from the salon I travel the distance to have Claudia takes great care of me. I really like that Claudia knows what I want without even asking me and if she suggests something different color cut etc. I trust her.

Schamburg, Island Lake IL
HR manager

Lauren is great in helping change up my color and change my look. I love that I get better hair every time I come to Claude Thomas.

Lindsey anonymous

I feel this salon is well run and very professional. Claudia always gives me good advice about color cut that I should have as I age.

Tina Mall
Long Grove IL

Claude Thomas Has quality service and so many available services. The stylists here are Top Notch. I get an excellent cut for the type of hair I have.

Deborah Ewaniom
Schaumburg IL
Enviromential Consultant

My extensions are always amazing. The self-esteem that comes with getting thicker hair via hair extensions is what keeps me coming back.

Rachael Hale
Rochelle IL
Assistant Principal

I love the care and attention I get from the moment I walk in the door to when I leave everytime. Also having a Plastic surgeon in house for Botox and the amazing highlight I get from Lauren is GREAT.

Kerry Zimmerman
East Dundee IL
Compliance Manager

I have difficult hair and Claudia works with me to make sure my hair is the best it can be. Claudia takes the time to explain the technical aspects of her trade and she works to schedule emergency last minute work for her clients.

Palatine IL

 Katie is always willing to try something new to help my hair look great. I’ve learned its okay to color my hair and when it colored it looks natural not like I had my hair colored. Everyone is so friendly and chatty.

Paul Sparkes
Palatine IL
IT Consultant

I love the Me time and it’s so rare. I love the atmosphere, fun and up beat! I had a dramatic color change…Blonde for years to Brunette. Katie did a beautiful job. Kristin encouraged me to try different skin treatments …LOVED. Tried BioElements products and now I am hooked.

Lisa Sparks
Palatine IL
Risk Mgt Analyst

I love Claude Thomas wouldn’t go anywhere else. When I met Claudia, I had been diagnosed with Hypothyroidism and my hair was broken and brittle. Claudia Conditioned and cut my hair better than anyone else. What I have gotten out of coming to Claude Thomas is healthy well cut and styled hair and now have a great friend and advisor.

Bobbie Pilkington
Elgin IL
RN IT Training Consultant

I brought my new girlfriend in for color and cut and Lauren and the Claude Thomas Staff made her feel comfortable and she look great when we left. What I love about this salon is having the same stylist, always on time and a great cut.

Merrill Stanley
Mundelein IL
Sale Manager retired

I am always very satisfied with my services. Everyone is very respectful. If I am tired the let me relax and maybe a little extra massage while washing my hair. Claudia’s lush standards radiates down to each of her staff.

Cary IL 

The first time I came here Claudia was able to color my hair and get the entire gray out. I had tried box color and Great Clips and could see the gray hair. I love it here.

Sharon Anderson
Arlington Heights IL
Case Manager 

Always a great experience.Love it here. I have always struggled with hair issues due to illness and Claudia along with Lauren has always been able to do miracles with hair. I now have better looking hair that is finally getting healthy.

Michelle Fitzgerald
Lake Forest IL

 Katie colors and cuts my hair better than anyone else. She the absolute best.

Aly Prigge
Hampshire IL
Medical school

Special eventsI love that Claudia Changed my highlights to an allover color which I feel looks very natural and makes me feel good. I am always getting compliments on my hair style and color. Claudia and Claude Thomas are wonderful.

Mary Ralston
Schaumburg IL

I have been coming to Claude Thomas for over 10 years and I am tremendously satisfied. I know I am in the best salon in the country to get my hair done. Claudia and her staff have the highest quality and standards consistently. Their education on new techniques along with customer service makes it worth my time and the trips. My hair is constantly getting compliments. I have the exact color and style I want ever time. They also are always accommodating my very busy schedule and every visit is a great experience.

Carolina Gallentine
West Dundee IL
National Business Development Specialist

Wouldn’t go anywhere else. Katie is the best extensionist I have ever seen. I wouldn’t go anywhere else for my color. I couldn’t be any happier with Katie and Claude Thomas. The customer service has accommodated me in every way and always squeeze me in if I have an emergency and everyone is so friendly.

Sam Zisook
Chicago IL
Behavioral Therapist

Claudia really listened to my concerns and cut my hair to fit me and my lifestyle. I think Claude Thomas is great.

Linda Petty
Palatine IL

Claudia’s concern and overall attention to detail both in service and the appearance of the salon is what I am most happy with. What I appreciate from Claudia is the care for my hair when it was thinning and the condition it is in now.

Susan Gorecki
LakeZurick Il

I feel Claude Thomas does an expert job and is the best. When I cut off over 10 inches I felt confident and comfortable with Lauren that she was going to do a good job. I know I can rely on Lauren to do any cut or style and I will be happy.

Lilian Siva
Schaumburg IL

Claude Thomas has a comfortable, relaxing and friendly atmosphere. I was staring a new job and needed a new look. Claudia help give me a style that I liked and gave me confidence. Claudia truly listens and cares about the client. Everyone work to make the visit as comfortable as possible.

Caryn Anonymous

Claude Thomas is outstanding. All my visits were great. It feels like coming home because everybody smiles here. Katie makes me beautiful.

Marion Austermeier

I love Claude Thomas and shutter to think of going anywhere else. I appreciate the honesty when I ask questions about hair color for my hair and highlighting. I love all the hair tips, styling tips and advice on hair care maintenance.

Rosanne Dilillo
Hoffman Estates

My overall opinion of Claude Thomas…FIRST CLASS. I have been coming to Claude Thomas over 5 years,Everyone always makes me feel welcome. Claudia Takes good care of me. Once I wanted to change my color and after doing so I decided it wasn’t right for me and Claudia continued to work with me until I was happy. She did that at her expense. Claudia Stands behind the work at her salon.

Linda Asper
Inverness IL

Been a client for 30 years and feel Claude Thomas is outstanding, and has a consistent level of excellence. Claudia always listens carefully to what I want and often understands just what I want better than I do. What I appreciate is Claude Thomas is constantly staying on top of the newest techniques and technologies which relates directly to me always being on the top of all the new trends.

Mary Holman
Libertyville IL

Claude Thomas is friendly and efficient. I love the camaraderie with all the employees and feel comfortable. I love everyone here.

Debbie Garrity
Inverness IL
Personal trainer

Everyone is very pleasant. Everyone is very competent starting with Claudia, Lauren, Katie, Kristin and the newer additions MiMI ,Mattea and Micky.

Rina Morris
Palatine IL
Manager Product Implementation

The stylist here do a fantastic job with making my wig look natural. Not everyone can do that. I appreciate the privacy of individual rooms for alopecia clients. I have never felt uncomfortable like I did at other salons and I am shown new products when available.

Erin South
Elgin IL

Claude Thomas Is outstanding. Katie is awesome at my cut and color. She listens to what I want and offers her honest suggestions. I always walk out incredibly happy. And my hair is easy to maintain.

Heather Corrado
Barrington IL
Office Manager

Claude Thomas ‘ROCKS”. I remember the day I told Lauren to do whatever with my hair. I couldn’t believe it was me when she finished. “I Was gorgeous” What I have gotten the most of Claude Thomas is beautiful maintenance free eye lash extensions Thanks to Kristin and hair color that strangers compliment me on regularly.

Robin Hillier
Long Grove IL
Self Employed

I am so happy with Lauren’s highlights, Brazilian treatments and haircuts. Also Mimi’s shampoos.Along with the willingness and enthusiasm to accommodate me at the last minute.

Heather Radin
Barrington IL

I love love love this salon. I love my wonder hair extensions.

Tina Limbardo
Palm Desert CA
Hair stylist

Claude Thomas is upbeat, friendly and professional. Claudia is an artist and no matter what I ask she makes it happen!

Margaret Janiszewski
Wauconda IL
RN Clinical Inforematicist

I am most happy about the privacy rooms and not being on display. One of the great benefits of coming to Claude Thomas is that Claudia assured me I did not have to have my head shaved and the ease of taking care of my Hair.

Roselle IL
Personal chief

I love Claude Thomas. Everyone is great. I have been coming since 2001. Lauren and Katie have been fabulous. I look great. I have received the Brazilian Keratin treatments and extensions. I always love my color.

Deanna Paddock
Palatine IL

I am always happy but today very much. Katie had the time to fully replace my bottom row of extensions before my trip to Italy. What I got out of coming to Claude Thomas was more confidence.

Lori Leavitt
Owner/catering/chief business

Very happy with the business and staff. It is run extremely and very professional. The most re-occurring positive and happy experiences I have is the high confidence I have in the salons ( Claudia and Katie) work with me and my hair extensions. Thin hair causes such a psychological issues and insecurities. People here seen to recognize that and truly help me feel better about my hair issues and my hair look great.


They are wonderful. The personalized and honest consults, professional, yet warm environment, The best salon I have ever been too Lauren and Katie are been great. I thought I could never get hair extensions after the horrible experience I had at another salon but after coming here I was able to.

Catherine Ellensohn
Arlington Heights IL

This saloon is a very current salon that keeps up on new trend and science. Katie is a professional who is very knowledgeable. She listens to me and understands my needs. The staff is friendly and efficient.

Kimberely Nelson
Arlington Heights IL

I always leave the salon feeling very pampered and receive great service every time . I have been a client for 28 years. Claudia has such a great sense of style and coloring and I receive many compliments after each visit.

Pam Hogan
Rosemont IL
Chamber of Commerce Director

I think it’s great. The results exceeded my expectations every time. Going from dark to lighter hair, I trusted them to do a great job.

Rachel Wolff
Hoffman Estates IL

I am happy with every experience here. I always leave happy. Katie always knows how to make me look my best.

Brett Van Diggelen
Chicago IL
Retail Manager

I love Claude Thomas. I love all my hair experiences with Lauren. Love my facial with Kristin.

Lynn Scalzitti
Saint Charles IL

I love Everything, my cuts and color from Claudia and my face products and my personalized service. The benefit I get from Claude Thomas is Claudia doing what I ask and steering me towards what looks best on me.

Sandi Chapman
Hoffman Estates IL
Priority Analyst Supervisor

I am extremely pleased with the salon. Katie customizes my glazes to fit my needs. She has gained and earned my trust and value her recommendations.

Tara Frazier
Arlington Heights IL
Makeup artist

Claudia made me a blonde from a brunette and never been happier. I value Claudia Friendships we have developed. She never turns me down for an appointment and always make time even I had gone Europe.

Rita Weiss
Inverness IL

Very happy with Claude Thomas. They are very flexible withmy schedule and moving my appointments.

Tim Crow Palatine Il

I have been coming to this salon for let’s say about 20 years. Claude Thomas relaxing, social, uplifting and a much needed beauty makeover from 40’s to 60. Claudia Always keep my look fresh and current. Claude Thomas is not just about your hair, it’s about you.

Sue Abbott
Inverness IL
Retired Teacher

I was very nervous about sharing or showing my hair issues but after my initial consultation with Claudia, I felt accepted, welcome and cared for as a client. The staff is empathetic. I feel like a celebrity every time. I value Claudia’s education on hair loss replacement options and everything else. I am a much more confident woman. When my hair looks good I feel good.

Nancy Anonymous

I love Claude Thomas. The best hair extensions and services. I feel gorgeous. I always wanted long hair and I get compliments all the time. Lauren does an amazing job on my extensions.

Amanda Patten
Lake Zurich IL

This salon has a happy atmosphere. It feel like hanging our with my friends and sister. Friendly enthusiastic staff. Very welcoming to my other family members and friends of mine. Can’t imagine going through my daughter’s wedding without Claude Thomas, Katie, Lauren and Kristin. I love the honesty, constructive advice not only about hair and skin but also helpful with suggestion and ideas for other things in my life.

Kathy Rosenburg
Hampshire IL