$100 Supercuts Giveaway!!

Supercuts & ESPN Giveaway!
Hey guys! Haven’t done a giveaway in a little while and was starting to miss ’em ;)  In fact, I’m actually working on a super cool new project regarding giveaways, but I’ll holler later when we’re closer to launch. Just know it’s gonna be exciting!!

For today, though, we’re gonna give FOUR of you lucky winners a $25 gift card to Supercuts! Just for being super bloggy readers :)  You’ll find details down below, but first a word from our sponsor:

The SuperCuts/ESPN Giveaway

Supercuts is hosting their OWN giveaway too! They’re teaming up with ESPN where they’re hooking up a lucky winner with a trip for 2 to the ESPYs on July 13, 2011. The package includes a grand prize of a 3-day/2-night trip for two to Los Angeles, CA to attend the 2011 ESPYs and Supercuts makeover ($200 value). The trip includes round trip tickets for two to Los Angeles, CA and a hotel room for both nights. To enter for a chance to win you simply go to their Facebook page, and click the Sweepstakes tab. They’ll also be hosting a weekly “Superconfident” Sweepstakes there too, for fans to enter for a chance to win other great prizes – be sure to check it out!:

  • Week 1Already over
  • Week 2 – (May 23 – May 29 ) – $200 Sports Authority gift card and $50 Supercuts gift card
  • Week 3 – (May 30 – June 5) – $100 Local sports bar gift card and a $50 Supercuts gift card
  • Week 4 – (June 6 – June 12) – Video game console and a $50 Supercuts gift card
  • Week 5 – (June 13 – June 19) – $200 sport apparel gift card and a $50 Supercuts gift card
  • Week 6 – (June 20 – July 26) – Video game system and a $50 Supercuts gift card

The J. Money Giveaway!

Haha… okay, so now that all THEIR giveaways are listed out for ya, it’s time to do our own here at Budgets Are Sexy :)  And as promised, we’re gonna give out a $25 Supercuts gift card to 4 lucky readers.  That way y’all can save some money on your haircuts to! Here’s how to enter:

  1. Tell us where you get your haircuts done, and roughly how much they cost.
  2. Cross your fingers!

Like this:  I get my haircuts at the Casa de Mrs. Budgets Are Sexy for $0.00!  5 mins with her and my ‘hawk is lookin’ fresh ;) Haha… your turn! Leave your answer in the comments below, and I’ll random.org the 4 winners sometime after this Saturday at midnight. Thanks for reading my blog, everyone! Have a great day!

PS: I did not receive any compensation for this giveaway. I’m giving out all $100 worth of gift cards to you all, courtesy of Supercuts.

***Giveaway Over***
Congrats to – Leslie, Steeb, Kelli, and Jennifer (Commenter #8). You’ll each get your own $25 gift card to Supercuts! Hurray!

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  1. Drew May 24, 2011 at 7:08 AM

    Great Clips for ~$15. Before I moved, it was a small mom and pop called Tyler’s for ~$7. I miss my cheap hair cuts.

  2. Jane May 24, 2011 at 7:10 AM

    With tip, I usually spend about $18, and I
    actually go to Supercuts :)

  3. Jaimie May 24, 2011 at 7:31 AM

    I usually go to Saturdays and spend about $25 including tip… but that only happens a couple times a year. The husband and kids get theirs done by me at home costing nada!

  4. J.O. May 24, 2011 at 7:57 AM

    I get my haircut at my friend Pamela’s house and in exchange I groom her dog so it doesn’t cost me anything! My husband usually goes to Superclips or one of those chains on his way home from work.. I think it costs him $12.

  5. Gina May 24, 2011 at 8:25 AM

    It costs me 25.00 for a haircut.
    My husband gets it cut at sport clips, for $10.00-12.00

  6. Mami2jcn May 24, 2011 at 8:28 AM

    My sons get their haircuts at Sports Clips for about $14 each.

  7. No Debt MBA May 24, 2011 at 8:48 AM

    I usually pay $20 for a hair cut including tip and go to whatever chain is most convenient at the time.

  8. Jennifer May 24, 2011 at 8:50 AM

    I get my hair cut across the street from my house at a beauty school. I think it costs me maybe $10? And that’s including a $3 or $4 tip. My husband goes to supercuts though, and I think it normally costs him around $15.

  9. Alexis May 24, 2011 at 9:05 AM

    I go to Supercuts, too, and usually get my hair cut and eyebrows waxed at the same time, which ends up costing me about $25 including tip, as long as I remember to bring a coupon from the newspaper.

  10. Suzanne May 24, 2011 at 9:08 AM

    I get my haircut at Beauty Bar $35 including tip; I try to hold out for every 8 weeks.
    My little man gets his haircut by yours truly for free…right now he is sporting the fohawk; easy to do and the ladies love it.

  11. Melanie Spring May 24, 2011 at 9:09 AM

    I always did trade for my hair color but the hair cuts always came out bad so I hit up Hair Cuttery or Super Cuts & paid $16+tip. It takes about 5 minutes to cut my hair & they always rock it compared to the swanky salons.

  12. Gina-Renee May 24, 2011 at 9:17 AM

    I cut my own hair for free 99!

  13. Josh May 24, 2011 at 9:25 AM

    Either Great Clips or Super cuts for around $15. You won’t find a better price to value ratio.

  14. Tim May 24, 2011 at 9:26 AM

    I get my hair cut at sports clips for $18. Sounds like all of the other sports clips are cheaper…..

  15. Bryan Mayer May 24, 2011 at 9:28 AM

    I get my haircut at the aptly named “11 Barbers” in Lynbrook. It costs $8, plus the $2 Tip.

  16. Sam May 24, 2011 at 9:30 AM

    For $11 at the Barber Shop

  17. Chris May 24, 2011 at 9:37 AM

    Hair It Is…costs about about $20 tip included.

    However, I used to go to a great barber shop that was $27 tip included for a cut, 15 min. shoulder massage, hot towel neck shave, and eyebrows cleaned up! I just can’t fit them into my schedule anymore…

  18. Carson May 24, 2011 at 9:44 AM

    Local salon, $20+tip

  19. CityFlips May 24, 2011 at 9:59 AM

    Last haircut was 2 months ago. I went to the beauty school and paid $12. Not too bad.

  20. Roger May 24, 2011 at 10:09 AM

    I get my hair cut at Zoe’s salon. She cuts my hair, eyebrows, and trims my beard for $24.00. We also have some good conversation about whatever book we are currently reading.

  21. Jake May 24, 2011 at 10:10 AM

    I do both Supercuts and a home based solution. SC is about $15 here, so I only go once in a while to get spruced up. Haha!

  22. Rachel May 24, 2011 at 10:28 AM

    I get my hair cut wherever I can get in for an appointment on the day I decide I need one. :-) (It’s pretty sporadic) However, I have 3 little girls who go for regular haircuts – ALWAYS at Supercuts. $20.00 a cut x 3 x 3.5 times a year….

  23. Sue May 24, 2011 at 10:39 AM

    I don’t get my hair cut very often, I like long hair, but I do have my sister regularly trim it to keep it from getting split ends. But my husband regularly goes for a haircut at a local barber shop and pays around $10 per haircut plus tip.

  24. Daniel May 24, 2011 at 10:39 AM

    I get my haircut at Supercuts! $15.99, usually before a $1 off coupon.

  25. Andrew May 24, 2011 at 10:43 AM

    Wife does it also…but there are times I go to cost cutters for $15 so I would rather have the wife cut.

  26. Trish May 24, 2011 at 10:46 AM

    I usually go to Great Clips and spend about $16-17.

  27. matt May 24, 2011 at 10:50 AM

    I get my haircut at Leo’s Barbershop for $12 but he’s retiring this summer

  28. Leslie May 24, 2011 at 11:11 AM

    I don’t cut my hair, but Ryan gets his cut at either Super Cuts or the local barber “Teds on Cooper”

  29. Shilps May 24, 2011 at 11:13 AM

    Great Clips and spend around $14-$16

  30. Sam Gilbert May 24, 2011 at 11:44 AM

    I get my hair cut at the local Supercuts in Jacksonville. Usually ends up being about $18-$20 with tip.

  31. Shauna L May 24, 2011 at 11:45 AM

    I go to a salon and spend ~$40. The hubs goes to Great Clips and I think it is ~$12 with a coupon.

  32. joscelyn May 24, 2011 at 11:46 AM

    $50 + tip. PLUS I moved recently so now to go back to my girl I drive 5 hours. I’m a stylist too, so I’be been doing dome upkeep myself.

    My hair is too edgy to just let anyone hack on it.

  33. Casey May 24, 2011 at 11:46 AM

    I pay waaaay too much – used to be $60 plus tip at a salon near my work, but my girl got promoted and is now $85. I started going there on the recommendation of a co-worker, but it has gotten pricey!

  34. Tea May 24, 2011 at 12:33 PM

    Maria’s $40 + tip.

  35. retirebyforty May 24, 2011 at 12:42 PM

    I tried a bunch of places
    Great clips when I have coupons – $11-12
    bishop – come with free beer… $25
    I even tried a student barber for $5. The gal said “this is my first time cutting a guy’s hair.” And I thought OHHH S***…, but I made a mistake of sitting down… :(

    Now I stick with Great clips… I can’t get a great hair cut even at the expensive places…

  36. Jenna, Adaptu Community Manager May 24, 2011 at 12:44 PM

    Usually around $40 at my aunt’s salon. *Fingers crossed*

  37. Steeb May 24, 2011 at 12:57 PM

    Two thirds of the year it costs me $17 at a local barber shop. The summer months cost me nothing as my wife chops it down to 1/2 inch all round.

  38. sandra May 24, 2011 at 1:27 PM

    Once or twice a year, a salon at $60. bucks or so. Inbetween, supercuts or topcuts – $25.

  39. Kathy May 24, 2011 at 1:39 PM

    I get my hair cut at a barber shop I saw when I was going to the library (it’s next door). Since there were two women working there, I went in. The window displayed $7 haircuts & I pay $12 because I get a styled cut (woman here….no buzz cut for me please). She’s great & listens to what I ask for.

  40. Mark May 24, 2011 at 1:48 PM

    I spend about $20 and go to Sport Clips. The warm towel on the face is wonderful.

  41. Kevin May 24, 2011 at 1:51 PM

    I go to Hair Cuttery about every 2 weeks or so and w/ tip and cut it comes out to about 20 bones. or $16.oo just for the cut….. But the I’ve been useing the same woman now for yrs and she is outstanding, I’d have to follow her to another shop if she left this one or wait till I go bald what ever comes first :-)

  42. christina h. May 24, 2011 at 2:29 PM

    My fave hair person moved to Seattle, and she could do an awesome cut. I’ve either cut it myself or paid way too mcuh to have someone else cut it, just wherever there’s a groupon!

  43. Devin May 24, 2011 at 2:31 PM

    I usually get my hair cut at aveda salons, and its usually around $50

  44. Sassy May 24, 2011 at 2:33 PM

    I go to Great Clips and spend $12 plus tip. Never been to Supercute, very interested to though.

  45. F May 24, 2011 at 2:38 PM

    Sports Clips 16 with tip. Like getting the hair wash AFTER to get all that hair out.

  46. Jennifer H. May 24, 2011 at 3:09 PM

    I get my hair cut about every 8 weeks (saving some money that way!) at a professional salon and it cost about $40. I take my 5-year old son to one of the local places and it costs about $15.

  47. Hannah May 24, 2011 at 3:13 PM

    I go to Supercuts too and pay about $18 with tip.

  48. beth May 24, 2011 at 3:18 PM

    I usually go to Great Clips and it’s ~$15.

  49. adamlovestv May 24, 2011 at 3:47 PM

    I get my hair cut at Floyd’s on Santa Monica Blvd. in West Los Angeles. It costs $21 dollars, plus a tip. Those people know what they’re doing!

  50. Erin May 24, 2011 at 3:52 PM

    I don’t remember when the last time I got mine cut but when I do I go cheap, usually less than $25.

  51. CrystalH May 24, 2011 at 4:18 PM

    When I lived in Chicago I loved my sylista at supercuts (Jackie). Now that i’ve moved to DC I’ve been going to great clips where it costs $17.

  52. Lori May 24, 2011 at 4:48 PM

    I usually go to Cost Cutters and spend about $15.00

  53. PauleyD May 24, 2011 at 5:02 PM

    I go to a local salon called “Barb’s”, she knows how to handle my curls. I pay $16.

  54. Basil Siddiqui May 24, 2011 at 5:20 PM

    I go to Jeffrey Michael’s and it costs about $30 after tip

  55. Amy Lou May 24, 2011 at 5:23 PM

    I go to a salon in my hometown and pay $40 for a cut and style.

  56. South County Girl May 24, 2011 at 6:41 PM

    Actually, Super cuts!

    My fiance went 2 days ago because he wants hair for the wedding so I couldn’t buz it for him with the clippers ($20 with tip)… but I really need to get there and get mine trimmed… Normally it costs me $25 so that would be a nice card to have.

  57. Lindsey May 24, 2011 at 7:28 PM

    I usually get my hair cut at the SuperCuts around the corner from me for about $14. This would be great!

  58. Jennifer M May 24, 2011 at 7:42 PM

    I usually go to Great Clips and it costs around $17 with tip. I have been known to frequent Supercuts if Great Clips is too busy the day I feel my hair is unbearable any longer! Thanks for the chance.

  59. katie May 24, 2011 at 8:27 PM

    I started going where my husband does… its a something cuts, although I can’t recall off the top of my head. With tip – I spend about $20. Much better than the $150 plus I was paying before. Whew!

  60. Kate May 24, 2011 at 9:39 PM

    I go to Great Clips and pay about $16 including the tip.

  61. Dan May 24, 2011 at 9:46 PM

    Cost Cutters or Great Clips, whichever one I find first. Costs between 13.95 and 15, depending on deals. Once I got charged only $4.95 the cost of a beard trim because it didn’t take her very long. It would be a lot cheaper if I could get an even cut by myself…

  62. Angie May 24, 2011 at 10:12 PM

    I get my hair cut at either Great Clips or Sports Cuts, depending on if there is a sale at one or the other. I pay $15 max (plus tip), and I get my hair cut 2-3 times per year.

    On a side note, I just finished giving my son his first ‘hawk of summer. My hands are still vibrating from the clippers!

  63. Lisa May 24, 2011 at 11:39 PM

    Welp, the last time I got my hair cut I was at some place in Long Beach (a salon- $50)…but the time before that I actually did get my hair at Super Cuts ($20!)

  64. bleu May 24, 2011 at 11:45 PM

    Because DS had a super issue with cutting his hair, it was a nightmare. We use to take him to JustKidsCuts; they did a great job with children on the spectrum, but it cost $22! Now the woman who threads my eyebrows does it for $17, not including tip. I have brought him to supercuts a time or two as well. I keep my hair long, so I don’t cut it.

  65. Suzanne May 25, 2011 at 5:37 AM

    Thanks J money! How did you know that the kids and I needed a hair it?

  66. Cat May 25, 2011 at 9:32 AM

    Last 2 times I cut my hair I did it myself. Bangs are easy, and since I have big wavy hair you can’t really tell if it’s not straight if I just snip away at the ends. -Thats free!!

    But if I’m going for a style I’ll go to Online Hair Design and it’s usually about $30

  67. Kelli May 25, 2011 at 10:22 AM

    I get my hair cut at Juut Salon (used to be called Aveda) in MN. The cut costs me $50 (and my stylist is one of the medium-priced ones there!). However, I only get my hair cut about 3 times a year, and my stylist does a pretty good job. I’ve tried convincing my husband to cut my hair, but he refuses to do it because he’s afraid he’ll screw up and I’ll have a fit, which I wouldn’t. I always cut his hair, so we save money there.

  68. Taylor in TX May 25, 2011 at 11:32 AM

    I go to Super Cuts and my haircut with tip is just under $22. I cut my boyfriend’s hair (with clippers, No. 1 guard), which is free! (and fun.)

  69. Ed May 25, 2011 at 1:16 PM

    I go to the “All American Barber Shop” just a ten minute walk from my house, and they apply the clippers to my head for just $10!

  70. Maria May 25, 2011 at 1:19 PM

    I get my hair cut at Hair Cuttery (aren’t they a close rival to Supercuts?). I usually decide on the spur of the moment or when I’m driving by that I’ll go get a cut – no blow drying to save on $$. Typically it’s when my hair, which is just past shoulder length, is looking scrappy. The cost is $15 + tip, which is pretty good considering I live in South Florida. Results are varied though, so I know, that I might need to do a little bit of minor work at home afterwards!

  71. Christine May 25, 2011 at 1:24 PM

    Young’s Hair Salon, $16 for a woman’s cut. So cheap especially in LA!

  72. Barry May 25, 2011 at 1:41 PM

    Supercuts! $18 with $3 tip = $21

  73. P May 25, 2011 at 6:39 PM

    I was going to a salon and it cost about $30 for a haircut, shampoo, and style. It’s a bit more than I like to pay but you get a scalp massage, plus they give you a drink (coffee, tea, water, pop, etc.) so it’s worth it.

  74. Gretchen May 25, 2011 at 10:07 PM

    Ok, looks like I’m the only reader who spends a little more money on my hair! I go to a salon in my hometown, which is about an hour drive from where I live. my parents still live there, so i get to see them too. and I spend $80 on a cut and color. sometimes it might be a little more depending on how much hair she cuts. I have been going to the same hairdresser since i was 2 (first haircut, seriously). I have friends who easily spend $250+ on their hair, so i figured $80 was pretty good. I only get my hair cut two or three times per year. to me, its worth it.
    p.s. I cut my husband’s hair, so that balances out the cost, right?

  75. anash May 25, 2011 at 10:46 PM

    I get min at Jcpenny salon- costs about 16 dollars!

  76. Cissy May 26, 2011 at 3:51 AM

    Normally $40 ever six months. Have not cut hair in forever. Just broke up with my bf so ..yep…it is that time again to CUT ALL THE HAIR OFF! Isn’t that what us ladies do sometimes. So I would totally love a free hair cut! ;)

  77. Matthew owcarz May 26, 2011 at 2:52 PM

    Supecuts. 13$ for the hair. $6 for the beard and I usually throw 2$ or 3$ for a tip. Unless they dont charge me for the beard then they get 20$ flat.

  78. Bonnie May 27, 2011 at 9:08 PM

    Elements Salon for $60(?). I usually get a cut and highlights every 3 months, so I’m not sure what the cut alone would cost. I’m entering this giveaway for my husband though, who spends about $25 w/ tip at Supercuts (we live in an extremely HCOL city).
    @Gretchen – $80 for cut AND color is pretty cheap at a salon, so you’re definitely not spending a ton IMO.

  79. J. Money May 28, 2011 at 3:34 PM

    These are fun to read :) Giveaway ends tonight!! Then 4 of you will win!!!

  80. Matt Davis May 28, 2011 at 11:24 PM

    I’ve been going to Supercuts for years!

    Cost me $14.95 plus tip!

  81. susitravl May 30, 2011 at 4:07 PM

    I get my hair cut at Beehive Salon. I always get it colored too, so I don’t know how much just a haircut costs – I think around $40. My husband is the sexy budget follower in our family and he’s Supercuts all the way! It’s right around the corner from our house.

  82. J. Money May 30, 2011 at 9:57 PM


    Thanks for participating everyone! Congrats to our 4 winners!! (Look for an email from me soon)

    Leslie (Commenter #28)
    Steeb (There’s only one “Steeb” here, haha…)
    Kelli (Commenter #67)
    Jennifer (Commenter #8)

  83. LadySnake June 12, 2011 at 11:12 PM

    I get my hair cut at SuperCuts because I ALWAYS look super when I come out :-)