About Us

All of the staff at Claude Thomas Salon & Spa has been trained and educated to be fashion-forward hair designers, hair color specialists, and extensionists. Claude Thomas Salon & Spa has established itself as one of the top salons in the nation due to the expertise and background experience of the owner Claudia Tapp AKA “Claude.” Claude’s background in education has taken her throughout the US, Europe, and the Orient. Claude branched out to become a platform artist for Wella and Redken. Along with those achievements, she has been the art director for photo layouts and the stylist for major photo shoots for varies magazines and publications. Serving clients in Palatine, Arlington Heights, Cook County, and Inverness. Come to us for microblading, hair coloring, hair restoration, hair texturizing, hair extensions, keratin treatments, and permanent makeup.

Claude has taken her vast knowledge and experience over 35 years to influence, inspire, and cultivate a team of professionals unsurpassed in the beauty industry.

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Claude Thomas Salon and Spa

We are progressive, yet not prohibitive, from our eclectic and interesting decor and relaxed atmosphere to our music and inspiring and informative videos. Claude Thomas is known throughout our industry for our innovative hair design and coloring techniques, extension work, and Claude’s uncanny ability to be in the forefront of all new trends, services, and concepts.

Claude Thomas has established itself as the salon that surpasses all others in innovative hair coloring techniques and hair design. Claude Thomas also offers specialized services such as Hair Extensions, Hair Loss Solutions, Hair Replacement, and Custom Wigs, Microdermabrasion, Glycolic Peels, Enzyme Peels, Permanent Make-Up, Eyelash tinting and Eyelash Perming.

Our site will guide you through our services and treatments, as well as offer information about our prices. We hope you will find all the information you are looking for about our salon right here on our website!We are a full-service salon. Claude Thomas’ staff is dedicated to the latest techniques and products available to our industry. Our service and dedication to our clients are unsurpassed. Claude Thomas Salon & Spa does not follow fashion but creates it.


Claude Thomas Salon Guarantee

Claudia, the owner of Claude Thomas Salon and Spa, has a 100% No-Risk Guarantee.
I want all of our clients to be super-pleased, absolutely delighted.
Claude Thomas wants you for a lifetime client.
All of our standard services come with a Risk-Free guarantee.
If you are not delighted with our work, We will do it over for free.
If after that you are still not thrilled, I will give you your money back.
No questions and no ill will.
I am proud to say that I have trained and certified my salon team and
I stand behind our work at Claude Thomas.

*Excluded from this guarantee are all of our specialty services.