The new Drybar Westport salon is located in the Village Center, 619 Post Road East. / Contributed photo

WESTPORT — Drybar, a salon chain specializing in “blowout” hair stylings, plans to open a Westport shop this week.

Drybar Westport, located in the Village Center, 619 Post Road East, is scheduled to open to the public Friday, Aug. 5.

The business “is based on the simple concept of focusing on one thing and being the best at it: Blowouts,” according to a publicity release. The local outlet will offer “all the Drybar signature services and products.”

To ensure the health and safety of customers and staff, the shop will “follow enhanced safety and sanitation standards that meet or exceed all CDC guidelines,” the release says.

Drybar Westport is the 12th of the blowout salons in the portfolio of Tejvi Holdings, according to Suresh Vanukuru, president of Tejvi Holdings.

With their “focus on the health and beauty space, our Drybar teammates can’t wait to give Connecticut customers the best blowout experience by providing confidence and happiness in a fun and beautiful environment,” Vanukuru said in a statement.

Drybar Westport, located at the Village Center, 619 Post Road East #125, is open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Phone number: 203-293-7303.