Salonist Review - why 5 stars?

Salonist Review
ITQlick Score: 89/100
ITQlick Rating: (5/5)
Pricing: 4/10 - average cost
Category: Medical Spa -> Salonist
Ranking:Ranked 4 out of 26 Medical Spa systems
Company: Shrivra
Pricing: starts at $39 per month
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Mobile, Cloud
Links: Salonist pricing, Salonist alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: May 06, 2022

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What is Salonist and its features?

Our CRM softwares are very easy to use. An interactive and user-friendly interface makes it easy to operate even for a non-technical person. The Grid design makes them very engaging.


What is Salonist rating?

The rating of Salonist is 5 stars out of 5 and the total score is 89 out of 100. The rating score is based on our unbiased data-based algo. Learn more - rating methodology page.

Who uses Salonist?

The typical customers include the following business size: Small, medium and large size businesses.

Is it easy to use?

Yes, Salonist makes it fairly easy to use. This product is user friendly and intuitive.

Is Salonist cloud-based?

Yes, they offer cloud based hosting, which means IT resources are retrieved through web-based tools and applications and you don't need to buy servers and additional hardware equipment.

Can it be used on mobile?

Yes, you can access Salonist on your mobile/smart phone.

Is Salonist the best Medical Spa system?

Salonist is ranked 4 out of 26 software in their category (Medical Spa systems).

What are Salonist's pros? (3 Pros)

  • Salonist is a robust medical spa software with several helpful features
  • The platform helps users avoid double bookings by eliminating overlapping appointments
  • Salonist supports up to nine languages for multilingual use

What are Salonist's cons? (2 cons)

  • The response time of support personnel can be improved
  • Salonist does not have an ePrescribe functionality which some of its alternatives offer

Who are their main alternatives?

Salonist is a medical spa and salon software, and its top alternatives in the medical spa category include Envision MedSpa, DaySmart Spa, Zenoti, and AestheticsPro. Based on the categories listed below, Salonist is compared to its leading alternatives:
  • Cloud/On-premise: Salonist is a cloud-based medical spa software solution, and it also has a mobile app. In comparison, all top alternatives of Salonist are fully cloud-based MedSpa software solutions.
  • Cost: Salonist pricing starts at $39 per month, billed monthly, and a free trial is available. In comparison, AestheticsPro pricing starts at $125 per month, DaySmart Spa pricing starts at $29 per month with a free trial offer, and Envision MedSpa pricing starts at $199 per month billed monthly. Zenoti does not disclose its pricing structure.
  • Customers/Industries: Salonist serves clients in the beauty and wellness industry, such as medical spas, hair and beauty salons, barbershops, makeup artists, massage and spa centers, pet grooming, and health clinics. In comparison, all top alternatives of Salonist target similar customers in the beauty and wellness industry. Also, DaySmart Spa targets dermatologists and plastic surgeons like Salonist.
  • Functionality: Salonist medical spa software has powerful features such as point of sale, appointment booking, stock management, employee management, lead management pipelines, etc. Compared to its leading alternatives, Salonist does not have an ePrescribe feature like AestheticsPro and Envision MedSpa. Also, Envision MedSpa supports telemedicine integration, which is unavailable on Salonist.
  • Popularity: Over 10,000 salon and spa experts, therapists, and makeup artists in more than 60 countries use Salonist. In comparison, over 12,000 businesses across 50 countries use Zenoti, and AestheticsPro supports thousands of medical spas worldwide.
  • Scalability: The Salonist brand is suitable for medical spas of all sizes. All the top Salonist alternatives are equally scalable salon software solutions.
  • Support: Salonist offers support to its clients via email, phone, live chat, and a knowledge base. Compared to its top alternatives, Salonist does not offer 24/7 support, which is available for clients that use Zenoti.

What is the cost of Salonist?

Salonist has four plans— Basic, Starter, Business, and Enterprise— which make up its pricing structure. A 14-day free trial is available, but no free plans are available. Basic pricing starts at $39 per month and offers web booking integrations and online booking management. Starter pricing starts at $59.00 per month and has all features of Basic plus coupons and product billing.

Business pricing starts at $99.00 monthly, and it offers all features of Starter plus lead management pipelines and PayPal/Stripe integrations. Enterprise pricing is fixed at $149.00 per month, and it has all features of Business plus warehouse management, barcode/label printing, etc. All plans are billed monthly, and annual billing gives users two months free.

What is the REAL total cost of implementation? on top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate you need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 4 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). You can fine here the REAL total cost breakdown for Salonist.

What should you ask Shrivra during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with Salonist and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching Salonist in action.

Where Salonist is used?

Salonist is a cloud-based salon and medspa software solution designed to serve hair and beauty salons, barbershops, makeup artists, health clinics, medical spas, and other booking-based establishments in the beauty & wellness industry. The software is scalable and can support small, medium, and enterprise operations.

List of categories

Billing & Invoicing
Employee Management
Employee Scheduling
Payroll
Staffing Management
Inventory Management
Email Marketing
Medical Spa
Practice Management
Appointment Scheduling
Point of sale

List of features

Billing & Invoicing
Payroll
Email Marketing
Employee Scheduling
Employee Management
Gift Cards
Inventory Management
Point of sale

Salonist Vs. Alternatives

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Salonist
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
89/100
Pricing
4/10
License pricing
$39 per month
Functionality
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Aestheti...
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
90/100
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2/10
License pricing
$125 per provider/month
Functionality
9
mSPA
ITQlick rating
3.6/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
4/10
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$20 per user/month
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5
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Reservation
ITQlick rating
3.6/5
Score
89/100
Pricing
4/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
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16
DINGG
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
88/100
Pricing
4/10
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Pricing not available
Functionality
12
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.