Selly oak birmingham

Birmingham University – From Sally Oak
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It’s not uncommon to find parts of Birmingham that are dedicated to both residential and industrial activities, but Selly Oak in the southwest is certainly one of them. If you live in SO then the chances are that you’ll have an idea of what’s nearby, but what about those of you that are brand new to the region, or those that are just passing through?

Things to see and do

The first thing that you might want to know is that there are literally thousands of students that call this quaint suburban region their home. With plenty of access via bus, train and cab to the nearby colleges and educational institutes; it’s no wonder why so many studying for their qualifications consider SO to be their haunt.

Now, you might be wondering what the appeal of so many students could be. Well if we’re honest, the region has more than enough bars, eateries and sources of entertainment to disperse the crowds – and let’s face it, the more people study beauty therapy in college, the more choice there will be when enjoying a salons’ services!

How do the salons compare to others in Birmingham?

The great thing about so many therapists is that salons will often get to pick and choose from the best out there. As Selly Oak has a big fashion scene, you’ll be able to rest assured that whatever services are offered within your chosen salon; the chances are that they will be as modern and relevant as possible.

Plenty of people find themselves turning to SO for their therapies and not just because they are often practiced by some of the most highly qualified specialists in the city – but because they are also very, very affordable when compared to other parts of Birmingham. Why is this exactly? Well, it might have something to do with the fact that there are simply so many practitioners hoping to share their expertise! We’ve featured 10 of them in our listings, so why not take a look and see if you can find one that appeals to you the most? We’re always here to offer help and advice, so don’t hesitate to get in touch.