Phorest vs SalonIQ

Looking for a better alternative to SalonIQ?

Make the switch from SalonIQ to Phorest for a more intuitive and easy-to-use software your whole team will love, with features to supercharge your marketing and bookings.

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Here’s exactly what Phorest can offer you that SalonIQ can’t.


Supercharge your marketing

Boost direct bookings

Protect your salon

Easier salon management


Top reasons why Phorest is a better choice than SalonIQ for your salon

Read in more detail exactly what Phorest can offer you that SalonIQ can’t.

REASON #1 Supercharge your marketing




REASON #2 Boost direct bookings




REASON #3 Protect your salon




REASON #4 Easier salon management

Xero & Quickbooks Integration

Say goodbye to undertaking manual admin and sending lengthy reports to your accountant! Phorest integrates fully with Xero and Quickbooks to streamline your accounting, ensuring your salon business operations remain transparent, compliant, and simple all year round; as they should be.

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REASON #5 Support




Don’t take our word for it

Read what some of our happy clients are saying about us on review sites like Capterra, Google, GetApp and Facebook.

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Ready to switch from SalonIQ to Phorest?

Talk to us about how Phorest can help manage, market and grow your salon.

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Switching to Phorest is easy because we are here to help in any way


Easy Migration

All our plans include tailored system set up for your salon. We’ll import your clients, staff, services and products for you. Our migration specialists have years of experience in safely migrating client record information from most other salon software.


Free Training for Life

We’ll set you and your team up with comprehensive onboarding training; and you can book additional online training sessions with us for as long as you like. New staff starting in the future? No problem, we’ll get them trained up too at no extra cost.


Top Class Support Team

Our friendly support team is on call or chat, and they’re renowned for going above and beyond to answer your questions, big or small, as quickly as they can. ‘Seirbhís go hiontach’ (excellence in service) is a driving mantra here at Phorest.

“We have successfully migrated many salons from SalonIQ to Phorest. The team and I will help to make the process as simple as possible for you – we can import your client list, appointments and history, staff, services and more. If there’s anything we can’t import for you, our onboarding team will guide you through our simple input process, so you can make the transition with zero downtime at your salon.”

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Shane Kelly, Data Migration Specialist
at Phorest Salon Software

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