MDW Salon

Your upscale salon that caters to all hair textures, with diverse services such as hair coloring services, natural hair care services, protective hair styling or braiding services, wigs, blow dry, natural hair straightening, relaxers, & much more.

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Closed
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Closed
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thu
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Fri
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sat
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Open today until 6:00 PM

Our Services

Hair consultation
Sit down with hair stylist for an in depth hair assessment. Next steps are discussed to ensure you have the best possible hair care plan.
Nail Appointment
Relax in luxurious salon while you receive your nail color application with mess free, paint free, 100% polish Color Street application. You can pick from an assortment of colors and designs. The choices are endless! It only takes 15 minutes so you are in and out in no time. The other 15 minutes you will receive a back massage in our comfy massage chair while you partake with a light refreshment and beverage.
Deep Conditioning Steam Treatment & Hot Oil Treatment
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then placed under hair steamer with hot oil treatment for approximately 30 minutes. Scalp massage is administered. Price does not include a hair care styling service. Please book additional service if needed.
Olaplex with color service
Full highlights
Shampoo, deep conditioning treatment under state-of-the art infrared hair dryer, and style is included in service. Trim, cut, blow out, or style is not included in color price. Please add these additional services if they are needed.
Partial Highlights
Shampoo, deep conditioning treatment under state-of-the art infrared hair dryer, and style is included in service. Trim, cut, blow out, or style is not included in color price. Please add these additional services if they are needed.
Balayage highlights
Natural Highlighting Technique that is painted as opposed to using foils, resulting in a softer grow out, less maintenance and a look ranging from sun kissed to a brighter dimension! Also can include and Ombre effect with heavier saturation of color. Shamoo, deep conditioning treatment under state-of-the art infrared hair dryer, and style is included in service. Trim, cut, blow out, or style is not included in color price. Please add these additional services if they are needed.
Permanent Color (Single process)
Shampoo, deep conditioning treatment under state-of-the art infrared hair dryer, and style is included in service. Trim, cut, blow out, or style is not included in color price. Please add these additional services if they are needed.
Permanent (2 part process)
Shampoo, deep conditioning treatment under state-of-the art infrared hair dryer, and style is included in service. Trim, cut, blow out, or style is not included in color price. Please add these additional services if they are needed.
Semi/Demi Permanent
Shampoo, deep conditioning treatment under state-of-the art infrared hair dryer, and style is included in service. Trim, cut, blow out, or style is not included in color price. Please add these additional services if they are needed.
Rinse
Add on service
Silk press/Hair Straightening
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized, then styled. Care is taken to ensure haif is not damaged by heat styling. Please note, prolonged use of heat styling (ie. once per week) can loosen natural hair patterns.
Roller Set, Flexi Rods, & Rods
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then set on rollers, rods, or flexi rods. Style typically lasts 2 to 3 weeks.
Natural style takedown
After style has been worn, customer must untwist or uncoil hair so that next service may be provided. If style has not been taken down this service may be provided to you. Please not, additional services will need to be scheduled since this service does not include shampoo, conditioning, or style.
Wash N Go/Shingling
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled with the shingling method to define and accentuate your own curl pattern. Hair style typically lasts 2 to 3 weeks.
Twists/Twist Out (medium sized)
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled into medium sized two strand twists. Hair may be worn in twists or a twist out may be accomplished. Style typically lasts 2 to 3 weeks.
Twists/Braids (small/mini)
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled into small sized two strand twists. Hair may be worn in twists or a twist out may be accomplished. Style typically lasts 4 to 8 weeks. Please note, hair begins to Loc at 3 months so failure to release twists may result in locing.
Coils/Coil Out
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized, then styled into medium sized coils. Hair may be worn in coils or a coil out may be accomplished. Style typically lasts 2 to 3 weeks.
Cornrow Braids/Braid Out
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized, then styled into medium sized corn rows with natural hair, Hair may be worn in braids or a braid out may be accomplished. Style typically lasts 2 to 3 weeks.
Flat Twists/Flat Twist Out
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled into medium sized flat twists. Hair may be worn in twists or a twist out may be accomplished. Style typically lasts 2 to 3 weeks.
Starter Locs (medium & large sized)
A consultation is performed to discuss your personalized locking process. Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then either coiled or twisted with uniform parts that were previously discussed.
Loc retwist
Locs are shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized, then styled. Hair retwisted and palm rolled to encourage the locing process. Retwist and style typically lasts 3 to 4 weeks..
Interlocking Large Locs
Locs are shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized m, then styled. Hair is the interlocked with a special tool to encourage the locing process. Interlocking and style typically lasts 6 weeks. The interlocking process allows for you to be active without the fear of your retwist ruining your style and it allows less maintenance sessions.
Interlocking Medium Locs
Locs are shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized m, then styled. Hair is the interlocked with a special tool to encourage the locing process. Interlocking and style typically lasts 6 weeks. The interlocking process allows for you to be active without the fear of your retwist ruining your style and it allows less maintenance sessions.
MDW Locs (Micro/Mini Sized Locs)
MDW Locs are small interlocked Locs for natural kinky, curly, or Coily hair that affords the customer the versatility of various styles, low maintenance, very little to no styling products, and freedom from bad hair days. Hair will be shampooed then dried under state-of-the-art infrared hair dryer then installation will begin for Locs. It is estimated to take 8 hours for up to 5 inches of hair. Each additional hour is $50 per hour.
MDW or Micro Loc Retightening
Locs are shampooed, slightly dried under state-of-the-art infrared hair dryer, retightened, and styled. Every 4 to 6 weeks you will need to have a retightening session which will be $200 for first 4 hours and $25 for each additional hour.
Express Blow Out
30 minute express service includes shampoo, 60 second conditioning treatment, blow dry and style. Te blow dry bar treatment is designed for quick, fast, on the go hair styling
Children Express Blow Dry
30 minute express service includes shampoo, 60 second conditioning treatment, blow dry and style. Te blow dry bar treatment is designed for quick, fast, on the go hair styling.
Gentle blow out
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized and lightly blown out with salon professional ionic blow dryer.
Retouch Relaxer
Design Essential relaxer line of products are used to relax hair. Shampoo, deep conditioning treatment under state-of-the art infrared hair dryer, and style is included in service.
Virgin Relaxer
Design Essential relaxer line of products are used to relax hair. Shampoo, deep conditioning treatment under state-of-the art infrared hair dryer, and style is included in service.
Wig Sew Down Installation (Wig not included)
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled. HAIR IS NOT INCLUDED.
Sew in takedown
Sew in (not including hair)
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled. Hair is not included. Partial ( hair left out), front lace, or full sew in can be achieved.
Sew In (including hair)
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled. HAIR IS INCLUDED. Partial ( hair left out), front lace, or full sew in can be achieved.
Bridal Party Updo
Special time and attention is given to bride/bridal party to ensure special day goes seamlessly. Please note price only included UpDo style per person. Please book any additional services needed. Special eats and treats will be provided to bridal party. Bridal party rate per person includes bridesmaids, mother of the bride, and mother of the groom.
Bridal Consultation & Trial Run
Special time and attention is given to bride/bridal party to ensure special day goes seamlessly. Please note price only included UpDo style. Please book any additional services needed.
Bride Updo
Special time and attention is given to bride/bridal party to ensure special day goes seamlessly. Please note price only included updo style. Please book any additional services needed. Special treats and eats will be provided to bride and bridal party.
Straw Set
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then set on straw sized flex rods or straws. Style typically lasts 2 to 3 weeks.
Natural hair updo
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled in an updo hairstyle.Hair style typically lasts 2 to 3 weeks.
Natural Hair Dematting
When natural hair has been left in a style for a prolonged period of time, hair may become matted. If this happens, it is an extremely tedious process to release the knots and tangles. Dematting sessions are charged hourly and includes a shampoo and deep conditioning steam treatment. Dematting session price does not include a style. You would need to add an additional hair service if a style is needed.
Hair Cut/Trim Maintenance
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then ends are trimmed. Price does not include a hair care styling service. Please book additional service if needed.
Trim Only
Hair is dampened and trimmed only.
Protein Treatment
Hair is shampooed, saturated with protein treatment, and placed under state-of-the art orbiting dryer. Treatment is rinsed out. Later hair is placed under hair steamer for approximately 30 minutes. Price does not include a hair care styling service. Please book additional service if needed.
Henna Color/Protein Treatment
Henna is an all organic & natural protein that colors white/gray hair a reddish color. A two step indigo treatment may be administered where the reddish color can then be colored dark brown or black. It takes approximately 2 hours for gray hairs to turn red and an additional 2 hours for two step treatmPrice does not include a hair care stylingservice. Please book additional service if needed. Note: The majority of your time will be under the hair dryer. Feel free to bring reading material or device for your entertainment.
Cornrows (large) extensions
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized, then styled. These cornrows can be Basic, Feed in, Lemonade style, etc. Hair is not included.
Cornrows (medium) extensions
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized, then styled. These cornrows can be Basic, Feed in, Lemonade style, etc. Hair is not included.
Cornrows (small) extensions
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled. These cornrows can be Basic, Feed in, Lemonade style, etc. Hair is not included.
Crochet Braids
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized, then styled in crochet braids. Hair is not included.
Marley Braids/Havana twists (large/medium)
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled. Hair is not included.
Kinky twists
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled. Hair is not included.
Bomb twists
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized, then styled. HAIR IS NOT INCLUDED.
Single/Box Braids (large)
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled. Hair is not included.
Single/Box Braids (medium)
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled. Hair is not included.
Single/Box Braids (small)
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled. Hair is not included.
Shampoo & Rebraid perimeter Braids
Hair is shampooed and oil treatment is applied. Please note service is only for 1 hour and additional time may be needed. Service is $50 per hour.
Children Natural Hair Styles
All basic medium sized natural hair styles such as twists, coils, braids /plaits are included in this category. Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized then styled. Please note if child’s hair is not detangled/matted at time of appointment an additional matting fee will be required.
Children extension styles
Hair is shampooed, deep conditioned for 10 minutes with state-of-the-art orbiting dryer to lock in moisture, moisturized, then styled. All medium sized extension styles such as single/box braids, crochet braids, kinky twists, Marley braids, etc. are included in this price. HAIR IS NOT INCLUDED.
Sisterlock Consultation Fee (non-refundable)
1 Hour Consultation (starter/test locks will be established) $50 due upfront to secure consultation appointment.
Sisterlock Establishment Deposit (non-refundable)
$250 non-refundable deposit due before Consultation appointment to secure Establishment Appointment at least 2 weeks later. You will be required to shampoo your tester locks at least twice within these 2 weeks. You will lose deposit if you do not cancel within 7 days after booking Establishment Appointment. Note: You must shampoo your hair 24 hours prior to your Consultation appointment as well as your Establishment appointment. After shampooing, simply air dry your hair (no blow drying or straightening hair), and DO NOT use any conditioners, oils, or moisturizers.
Sisterlock Final Payment
Last day of Sisterlock establishment, the remaining balance of $500 is due. This price is due in full the day before services are rendered. Total price of Sisterlocks establishment is $1000 for up to 5 inches of hair and $50 for each additional inch of hair.

Our Staff

Michelle Larkins
I am the owner of MDW Salon and natural hair stylist that specializes in all natural hair styling and protective extension hair styling. I have been an owner and natural hair stylists for over 11 years servicing clients in Birmingham, AL and now in Georgia. My passion and love is natural hair styling and providing organic hair care products to my lovely customers. I look forward to servicing you and your entire family!
Renee' Smith
Renee’ Smith, Georgia licensed cosmetologist that specializes in natural hair, braiding and color at MDW Salon. I have been styling natural hair for over 10 years. You can expect a relaxing experience using quality products in natural hair care during your appointment and know that you have entrusted only the best to nurture and style your strands.

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