Top 5 Best Makeup Chairs in 2021

If you are a makeup artist or a hairstylist who often needs to work out of your shop, salon, or home and to go to various shows and events, you definitely need a top-quality makeup chair like the Tuscany PRO MU2R Unique chair.

A good makeup chair needs to be comfortable both for you and for the customer or model – this includes being high enough for easy reach and having extras like padded armrests, a footrest, side tables, pouches, and others.

It also needs to be easy to fold and carry around because you will be doing a lot of that too.

Also, of course, you would want to invest in a durable, safe, and stable chair so that it lasts longer and keeps your clients safe and happy while you work on their makeup or hair.

Best Makeup Chair

Makeup chairs come with all types of accessories and bonuses.

We have chosen the top makeup chairs for 2021 for you, so read on to find out which one of these premium quality chairs will be the perfect one for your needs.

Best overall

Our Pick
MU2R Unique Tuscany Pro Makeup chair

The frame is made of classy black powder-coated durable reinforced aluminum flat tubing, and the fabric is mildew proof, easy to wash, and durable black 630D polyester.

This makeup chair for 2021 is brilliantly designed, stylish, versatile, and made of premium quality materials.

The chair can carry a weight of up to 250 lbs. and it itself weighs 15 lbs.

What makes this Tuscany Pro makeup chair the best one on the market is its ingenious design.

It folds up easily and fits into the added useful rolling cart with gliding wheels and with a comfortable telescopic handle made of patented non-slip rubber.

The cart is easy to move and maneuver, so you can take it to the next set, studio, or address easily. It can carry a weight of up to 110 lbs. so you can fill it up with all of your makeup kits, hairdryers, hairstyling tools, and everything you need for your next job.

When you are not using the cart, you can collapse it down to a height of just 2 inches for easy storage and space-saving.

The cart itself weighs less than 2 lbs. and is 11 x 13 x 17 inches when expanded.

The superb makeup chair is very comfortable and is 40 (H) x 24 (W) x 18 (D) inches, with a seat height of 25 inches, so applying the makeup will be comfortable both for you and for the client.

It folds and unfolds easily and yet is stable, secure, and comfortable.

The makeup chair is fitted with foam padded armrests, as well as a wide footrest bar for the feet and legs.

The versatile makeup chair also comes with a removable brush pouch, storage net, two side tables that can be used as trays for your kits and tools, as well as for drinks and snacks.

The chair also has anti-tipping stabilizers to keep the person sitting stable and safe.

Overall, this is an excellent makeup chair that you can use at different events, in your office, at home, at different shows, concerts, sports events, and anywhere you want. So, it is an excellent investment to make if you want a versatile chair that you can use all the time both for business and for pleasure.

The chair is designed to keep the customer properly seated up, which means there will be no more strained backs and necks while working on the makeup or hairstyle of your customers.

The runner-up

Our Pick
KingCamp Tall Makeup Folding Artist Chair Bar Height with Side Table

The KingCamp Tall Makeup Chair is the runner-up in this list. It is a heavy-duty makeup chair that is made of sturdy 9000D Oxford fabric and a durable, foldable steel tube frame.

The chair has a weight capacity of up to 300 lbs. and has a 26-inch bar seat height.

The makeup chair will give the person sitting a better birds-eye view and will also make applying makeup easier for the artist.

It has a footrest, so the feet of the person sitting won’t be hanging or dangling in the air. Of course, if you prefer, you can sit sans the footrest as it is retractable.

The tall KingCamp makeup chair has a convenient side table with a cup holder where you can hold your cup, phone, makeup, or anything else. The width of the table is 10 inches.

There is also a side storage pouch on the other side which is detachable and can hold phones, devices, magazines, makeup tools, and others.

The chair itself is 22 x 23 x 40 inches when unfolded and only 6 x 24 x 40 inches when folded up. The weight of the chair is only 16 lbs. so that you can easily carry it from one customer or gig to another, with minimal effort.

It comes with a sturdy and easy-to-carry bag for more convenient portability and for safe storage.

The makeup chair has a stylish black and silver design and is suitable for use both indoors and outside. If you prefer, you can buy it in shocking pink color, so that you stand out from the rest.

It is backed by a 1-year warranty by KingCamp, who offers to replace it or refund you in case any quality issues appear.

Best budget-friendly option

Our Pick
Tall Director's Chair Folding Portable Camping Chair

If you want a great-looking, comfortable, and convenient makeup chair, but without having to spend hundreds of dollars for it, then we recommend the reasonably priced makeup chair by JShanmei.

This Tall Director’s Folding Chair has a sturdy and yet light aluminum tube construction that can support a weight of up to 300 lbs.

The folding makeup chair itself weighs only 9.35 lbs. which makes it easy to transport and carry around to different events – professional and personal.

The seating is made of a single piece of soft and comfortable, sturdy 900D oxford fabric with a padded cotton-filled back. The chair has padded armrests for added comfort and a useful retractable footrest, as well. The plastic footrest is made of wear-resistant, strong plastic.

The inexpensive makeup chair comes with a flip-down aluminum side table to place beverages, snacks, electronics, or makeup kits and tools.

It also has a nifty side storage pocket where you can hold other items you want quick access to when you are working or when you are on a camping trip.

The chair is rugged and versatile enough to be used for all kinds of indoor and outdoor events, including sports, concerts, picnics, barbeques, camping, fishing, shows, and many others.

The folded dimensions of this affordable makeup chair are 39 x 17.7 x 4 inches, and it is 35 x 22.8 x 17.7 inches when unfolded. The seat height is 24 inches which is comfortable both for the client and for the makeup artist or hairstylist.

The chair is sold in black, brown, and blue color options for every taste.

For this price, the JShanmei makeup chair is probably the greatest deal you can find on the market for 2021.

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The rest of the best

TuscanyPro Portable Makeup & Hair Chair with 14 Inch LED Ring Light


If you want a full portable set for your makeup business, the TuscanyPro Makeup and Hair chair with a LED ring light is one of the greatest options you can find on the market right now.

Key features:

  • The chair is foldable for easy portability and storage
  • The size of the chair when unfolded is 40 (H) x 24 (W) x 18 (D) inches, and the seat height is 25 inches
  • The chair weighs 15 lbs.
  • It has a wide footrest, foam padded armrests, and a soft and comfortable 630D polyester fabric seat.
  • The frame is made of powder-coated flat tubing, which is stylish, durable, and light
  • It has anti-tipping stabilizers for the legs.
  • The chair is sold with a 14 inch LED ring light for more accurate application of makeup with 432 LED lights in it
  • The ring light is dimmable and can rotate at 120 degrees
  • You can also attach a mirror in the middle of the ring light for applying makeup perfectly no matter the lighting conditions
  • The chair and ring light has a convenient brush holder
  • There are two deep side tables on both sides of the makeup chair, as well as two brush holder on each side too
  • There is also a pouch, a storage net, and a cell phone and mirror holder
  • The chair is sold with carry bags for the chair and for the ring light for safe and comfortable mobility and storage
  • You can order the chair and bag to carry your logo or name
  • The chair is designed in Italy, patented in the USA, and sold with a lifetime warranty

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High Folding Tall Directors Chair with Side Table, Portable Makeup Artist Chair


This makeup chair is another inexpensive and yet very stylish and comfortable chair which deserves your attention.

Key features:

  • Made of heavy-duty aluminum tubes
  • Supports up to 300 lbs.
  • Dimensions when unfolded are 23 (L) x 18 (W) x 39 (H) inches
  • The seat is 22.8 inches wide which provides more comfort as compared to narrower ones
  • There is a stylish and convenient retractable side table with a cup holder
  • The foldable and retractable footrest will provide comfort to the feet and legs of the person sitting in the chair
  • The seating is made of 900D oxford fabric and has a full back and padded armrests
  • This is a superb director’s chair and makeup artist chair which will allow you or the client to sit at a higher level than others making it much easier to work on the makeup and hair without needed to bend or slouch down
  • It comes with a convenient carry bag


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