Our Story

established in 2014

Metropolis Salon & Dry Bar is an education & team based salon in downtown Columbia, SC. Our team is made up of diverse hair stylist and an experienced staff who's goal is to ensure client satisfaction with every service. Metropolis was opened in 2014 by University of South Carolina graduate Gregory S. Garrett, Owner & Lead Stylist. It was his vision to open a salon that could serve as an integral part of the revitalization of the Historic Main Street District. We are a full service salon offering a variety of coloring, cutting, texturing, and extension services using the industries highest quality products. We also offer our clients a full Dry Bar experience including: blow outs, makeup services, lashes, waxing, and wedding/special occasion packages. It is our goal to be Columbia's premier destination for your salon based needs.

Our Mission


It is our mission at Metropolis Salon & Dry Bar to provide our clients with the highest degree of customer service in a professional and unique setting. We are committed to performing our craft exceptionally well and continually striving to improve ourselves in the areas of education, both within the salon setting and in the professional beauty community. We will continually search the industry marketplace for the newest technology and the finest in hair care products, in order to provide our clients with the ultimate salon experience.