Mane Attraction: Your Comprehensive List of BNE’s Best Hair Colourists

Mane Attraction: Your Comprehensive List of BNE’s Best Hair Colourists

Love on locks!

By Astrid Taemets | 22nd April 2021

Craving a colour change? What a coincidence! Because we’ve got the scoop on Brisbane’s best hair colourists.

Whether you’re after a subtle sprinkle of sun-kissed colour, or looking for a total transformation, you’re going want to spruce up your hair hue (pronto!) after seeing the magic work of these hair colour masters. All expertly skilled in the latest techniques and funkiest trends, they’ll guarantee your strands are painted to perfection.

Sol Hair | Paddington

If a new hue is what you’re seeking, Sol is the place to make it happen. This aesthetically pleasing suburban boutique love nothing more than a colour transformation. Whether it’s a first time balayage on virgin hair, or a blondie daring to walk on the dark side, they love to make magic! Healthy hair is their number one priority, and they use the tools and products to keep your locks in tip top condition, each and every time you visit. Honest in their approach to what they believe will suit you the most, Sol want the best outcome for all of their clients, and will assist in helping you make the right decisions. Plus, they’ve got some golden tips on how to keep your colour looking A+ in-between visits.


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The Cleo Collective | Moorooka

In the mood for a hair transformation? The Cleo Collective love nothing more than making big things happen! Specialising in all things colour, the team behind this south Brissy suburb salon have the technique and the skill to turn any head of hair into a masterpiece. Whether it’s a simple balayage or a total colour change, they’ve got the skillset. What you’ll find at The Cleo Collective is great customer service, a great experience, and hair with a difference! Keeping up-to-date with the latest trends such as face-framing highlights, this team have the power to give you head-turning hair!

The Lounge & Co | Newstead and Ormiston

With an unparalleled sense of luxury and talent that will be sure to keep you coming back for more, The Lounge & Co is where you will relax your way to perfection. Specialising in all things blonde, colour corrections, and extensions, this elevated experience goes beyond a single session – you’ll be treated to a complete hair journey to comfortably ensure confidence every step of the way! Whatever colour you desire, the brilliant team will customise to suit your needs and lifestyle, with their signature appointment making all the difference when it comes to keeping your colour fresh between visits. Using only the best products on the market and equipped with the skills to master all the latest trends, a ‘treat yourself’ truly doesn’t get any better than this!

Tigerlamb | Multiple locations

No matter which of the four idyllic Tigerlamb salons you go to, you can rest assured you’re in expert hands where the integrity of your hair is always at the forefront. ‘Healthy hair’ is their mantra, which is integral for big changes like a bright and beautiful blonde – aka their specialty. By allocating a generous consultation time to their colour services, these highly trained colourists will collaborate with you to create the perfect plan for your hair, using only top-quality products to ensure longevity and shine (trust us, it shows – their Instagram is a lustrous heaven!). You’ll even go home with a prescribed haircare regime to keep that fresh-from-the-salon look all day, every day!


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Tognini’s Hair Skin Body | Fortitude Valley

From green and tangerine, to contemporary blondes, brunettes, and balayage, Tognini’s has been mixing, blending, and toning international award-winning colours for over 30 years. Passionate about transformations, Tognini’s staff are highly skilled, and can fulfill all your wildest desires! From highlights to low-lights, freehand, and temporary and permanent colour treatments, they use colour to create definition and dimension, amplify your natural features, and give you life-changing hair. With a philosophy that’s all about making hair fun, personal, stylish, and playful, Tognini’s are at the forefront in Queensland when it comes to award-winning, low maintenance hair. From the moment you walk into their salon, their prerogative is about making you feel good. Sip on neighbourhood coffee or bubbles, and let the masters make magic!

Urban Chic | Ashgrove

Be it a subtle hint of highlights, or a major mane makeover, no job is too big or too small for the dynamic team at Urban Chic. Lead by Amy Gaudie, this team of seven love nothing more than to bring your hair back to life. Specialising in all things colour, from icy blondes to deep chocolate tones and pastel shades, this salon creates lifestyle colours that are lived-in, and have longevity. Inspired by panels of colour and thick money pieces around the face, Urban Chic are fashion-forward, and love a challenge. With their wealth of knowledge, expert techniques, and high-quality products in their arsenal, Urban Chic are the go-to salon for dreamy hues. All it takes is one visit to this vibrant Ashgrove salon to understand why they’ve built one of the most loyal followings in Brisbane. You too will be converted!

Alcyon Hair and Beauty | Kalinga

With a strong focus on empowerment, Alcyon’s owner Deborah Cannizzaro strives to make every client look and feel their best. Not your typical hair salon, this space is designed to be a haven where you can come and relax, confident you’re in the hands of experts who have your best interests at heart. Choosing a colour and style best suited to your individuality, your comfort and happiness is their main priority. Passionate about the products they use, Deborah’s vast knowledge of ingredients and the effects they can have on our overall health was the catalyst for Deborah to make Alcyon as free from parabens and other chemicals as possible. Vegan friendly, this salon cares not just about the health of your hair, but your overall health, and the environment’s, too. Beautiful colour shouldn’t come at a cost – see for yourself!

ATTiCA Hair | Wishart

Conscious about the products you use? At ATTiCA, so are they! Their 100% plant derived vegan haircare range from Pureology is not only doing its bit to help the environment, but stretching out your colour for longer, too. With a unique anti-fade complex, what they create in the salon is protected by what they prescribe you to use at home. These guys are the masters of lived-in, dimensional hues, breathing life into dull, lifeless hair that needs a refresh! Perfecting icy shades are a passion, but meeting the demand for warmer tones like biscuit, cream, vanilla, and gold are a current trend they can do with confidence. Hair health is a priority at ATTiCA, and they wholly respect your hair’s unique ability to grasp colour. Instead of stressing out your locks, this team is set on caring for your hair, and won’t rush a process! Flawless foiled hairlines (like actual flawless) are their secret weapon, and their attention to detail is unrivalled. Treat yourself to a new head of colour, and get set to have a good hair day, every day!


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Black Flamingo Studio | Nundah

Don’t take the first word of their name too seriously, this salon’s colour creations and expertise spans far beyond your typical colour chart! Tucked away in Brissy’s northside, Black Flamingo Studio is the brainchild of hair wizards, Elle and Bek – two gals who decided to chase their dreams and open up Black Flamingo together, bringing over 20 years’ combined experience to the table. Whether you’re looking to be a blonde bombshell for summer, or a shiny brunette for the winter days ahead, Black Flamingo specialises in tailoring colour to each person’s individual lifestyle, making it a breeze for them to maintain. And when the team isn’t making you feel like a million bucks, they’re doing some seriously sustainable work behind the scenes. 95% of all the salon waste and 100% of proceeds from repurposed materials go straight to OzHarvest and KiwiHarvest!

Brady Hair and Beauty | Paddington

Whether it’s a low maintenance balayage or a bright pink hue, Brady Hair and Beauty is devoted to making the shade you’ve been dreaming of come true. The small boutique salon owned and operated by Steph Brady is a stress-free zone, where clients come to relax and receive a one-on-one VIP experience, with their locks taken care of and transformed into a work of art. With over 16 years’ experience in the industry, Steph is dedicated to making her clients look and feel their best, morning, noon, and night, which includes helping new and current clients find their new hair hue, based on factors including skin tone. Though some may shy away from adding warmth to their hair, Steph welcomes it, and says that those with a warmer, more golden skin tone should embrace it! A good shampoo and conditioner are her secret weapon when it comes to maintaining your salon colour, as well as limiting washing your hair to no more than three times a week. Keen to discover more hair colour secrets? Guess you’ll just have to book an appointment…

Cameo Rose Hair Boutique | Wavell Heights

When you take a seat in the salon chair at Cameo Rose Hair Boutique, you’ll instantly feel like you’re being pampered at the spa with all of your closest girlfriends. The credited Paul Mitchell colourists at Cameo Rose have undergone training and upskilling everywhere, from our humble shores to The Big Apple, so you can bet this team are ready to give your luxurious locks a revamp that will complement your face shape and personal style with their tailor-made service. So, whether you’re looking for on-trend colours or more of a modern cut, your hair is in safe hands at this charming rustic salon. Also, did we mention every in-salon treatment includes a hot towel and scalp massage? Talk about a royal treatment!

C’ba Hair | Capalaba

Ready to uncover Brisbane’s go-to hair destination for truly awe-inspiring colour? Pronounced “see-ba”, this bayside salon specialises in creating flawless colours – especially blonde and balayage! Each member of the C’ba squad is celebrated for their specialised talents, so you’re guaranteed to leave feeling refreshed and totally transformed. Your time at C’ba is not just about how you look, but how you feel, and this team are proud to say their devoted clientele return time and time again because of this! Founded by Emma Hayes in 2015, this all-girl team is a force to be reckoned with. Their secret weapon? Redken (aka their magic potion), which provides rich, shiny, healthy colours that last. Thinking it might be time to change up your hair hue? These guys are worth the drive!

Co and Pace Salons | Brisbane City

Beach-chic blonde, vibrant red, raven black, balayage, or just an edgy pop of colour? When you’ve got the expertise of Co and Pace Salons on your side, you’ll want to do it all. This luxe space combines a chic, Euro-Japanese aesthetic with a warm ambience – basically a haven amidst the hustle and bustle of Brisbane’s CBD. Co and Pace’s man of the hour, Justin Pace, has over three decades’ experience in the hairdressing industry and boy, does it show. A two-time winner of the Australian Colour Technician of the Year Awards, Justin leads the pack of talented stylists who know how to take locks to the next level, and beyond. If you’re looking to treat your tresses to the ultimate high-end salon experience, Co and Pace are where you’ll find it.


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Cobelle Creative | Toowong

In the eyes of Cobelle Creative’s owner and creative director, Kristie Kesic, the desire for a personalised colour and style cut that allows clients to embrace their unique features is huge this year. Their mantra? The healthier your hair, the longer your colour will last. Now that’s some shear advice (we’re not sorry!). As an Australian Colour Technician 2020 finalist, Cobelle Creative specialises in all the 'dos, from flawless balayages and big colour transformations, to bold face-framing highlights. So, if you’re ready for a change and are wondering what new colour you should don, this team is all about helping you choose a look based on what will suit your beautiful face and personality – not just what’s currently trending!


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Coco and Pastel | Coorparoo

Nestled in the heart of Coorparoo, this boutique salon is home to a team of stylists who strongly believe that hair is a personal journey, and each person’s is different. The calm and relaxing space is a place for clients to come for ‘me time’, while the skilled technicians get to work creating beautiful bespoke colours. This team have a vested interest in all hues of blonde, balayage, and colour correction, so whatever new hue you’re chasing, this team can make it happen. And they don’t skimp on service, either! A glass of bubbly is just one of the extras that make this salon experience a truly memorable one that you’ll want to revisit, time and time again.

David Murry Salon | South Brisbane

From licks of face-framing highlights channelling serious SJP vibes, to subtle ‘less is more’ low maintenance looks such as balayage, David Murry Salon knows good colour. The dynamic lead stylists of the South Brisbane salon, Erin and Jamie, are leading the team to new heights when it comes to customising colours. Understanding the importance of personalisation, these stylists are focused on promoting the individuality of their clients. Rather than chasing trophies and awards, the team are passionate about creating lasting relationships while carving out and painting fashion-forward hair. Advocates for self-love, the team are invested in the wellness of those who enter their salon. Beautiful, healthy hair has as much impact on your overall happiness as eating well, and at this salon, they encourage you to think of your locks as an integral part of how you love yourself, where investing in the way you feel includes looking after – and loving – your hair!


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Elizabeth JJ’s on the Avenue | Ashgrove

Beautiful hair doesn’t have to come at the cost of your health or the environment – that’s the key message at Elizabeth JJ’s. This eco-conscious team pride themselves on creating beautiful colour, while doing their bit for the earth. Using ethically sourced, sustainable, health conscious, and environmentally friendly products, transform your locks without the guilt! Using products from the Organic Colour Systems range, this team have the ability to create gorgeous personalised colours using certified organic ingredients – yes, they can be safely washed down the sink! Proof that you can still have beautiful hair while protecting the planet, proud patrons of Elizabeth on JJ’s flaunt striking hair, every day.

Elysium Hair Brisbane | CBD

Beautiful colour is a given at Elysium, where balayage, baby lights, and free hand highlights are some of their favourite looks to create. Balayage is their speciality, and with over five different techniques to choose from (basin, baby, refresh, classic, and bombshell), you’ll find your next best hair day is just around the corner! The team love hand-painted colours for a natural look that gives maximum impact with minimum upkeep, as well as their ‘tipping out’ service – a quick lightening service which can be done while your root colour is developing. Perfect for those who want a subtle change (and don’t want to spend all day in the salon), it adds a shine to your mane. Hello, glossy locks! But these guys don’t just colour, they commit. At Elysium, they do a deep dive into your lifestyle and haircare, and address all your concerns by looking at what is and isn’t working in your home regime. They love creating colours as unique as you, and love nothing more than to see a smiling face at the end of an appointment. Book an appointment see the difference for yourself!

Emilly Hadrill Hair Extensions | Multiple locations

Hair with body, bounce, and beautiful dimension and colour? Where do we sign up? At EHHE, transformations are what they do. Sure, extensions are their speciality, but this salon is so much more than that. Ensuring the integrity of your hair isn’t compromised, the staff at EHHE love nothing more than to enhance your natural hair colour, and give you real life #hairgoals! Lived-in colours are popular with EHHE clients, who receive the royal treatment the second they enter the salon. Highly trained and well-educated, the stylists work alongside their clients to ensure the right decisions are made. Education is a huge focus for this team, who are always striving to learn the most up-to-date techniques, applications, and styles. Lusting after head-turning hair? You know where to find it!

Epic Hair Designs | Multiple locations

It’s all in the name, hair fans! Epic Hair Designs needs no introduction from us! A Brissy homegrown hair powerhouse, this salon has rapidly grown since its humble Kenmore beginning in 2008. Today, 16 shiny salons far and wide stretch across BNE and beyond. Boasting more Goldwell-trained master colourists than any other salon in Australia, every stylist at EHD has received education from some of the industry’s crown jewels. Their colour work coupled with innovative tech says it all! Stylists here use a Kerastase camera (yes, a camera), which contains a microscope that assesses your overall hair and scalp health, allowing the team to monitor your hair’s health progress. If all of this wasn’t already impressive, EHD was voted as Queensland’s Best Salon for 2020 by the Australian Hair Industry.


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Fluid The Color Salon | Camp Hill

This colour salon is brimming with accredited master colour specialists. What else would you expect from Fluid The Color Salon (kudos to their name!)? Blondes, brunettes, coppers, and all the colours of the rainbow are this salon’s forte. With so many variations to these tones that can match your personality, lifestyle, and face shape, the team at Fluid believe no request is too extreme. They are committed to using only products with the latest clean technology from world-leading ammonia and PPD FREE brands. Not to mention, they use products that are completely vegan and gluten free, hello sustainable salon! Get a trim, get a colour, save the environment! Now that’s a pretty good combo.

Frankie and Billi’s Luxury Hair Boutique | Carina Heights

For a colour that’s well and truly yours, head to this luxury hair boutique! As Wella master colour experts, they see past the filtered photos on the ‘gram to tailor a colour that you won’t only love, but suits you from your eye colour to your skin tone. No two clients are the same, and with the right products up their sleeve, they’ll listen to what you want and execute a superb service that produces a unique look that works. Offering a rich range of colour, their perfectly toned blondes, low maintenance balayage, fiery red coppers, and everything in between are beautiful and manageable – you’ll be going home with fresh new locks and the 411 on keeping it that way until your next visit!

Hairytales Hair Salon | Wavell Heights

Calling these legends ‘perfectionists’ is an understatement! You’ll be kicking back in the salon chair until you adore your colour, and the team are completely proud of their work. It only takes one look at their popping Insta feed to see what a difference that makes (and, trust us, those stellar blondes manage to look even better in person). The team at Hairytales are continuously striving to be the best they can be and, likewise, your new ‘do won’t be a one-stop-job but rather a collaborative effort to keep it at its prime. In between appointments, you’re always welcome to pop in for a pamper with a treatment and a toner that will have your hair shining 24/7!

Hey Hair | Windsor

A feast for your eyes, this ain’t your typical suburban salon. The lovechild of Tognini’s co-owners, Hey Hair is the new kid on the block flaunting fabulous digs, and head-turning hair. All about creating relaxed, boho-style, low maintenance locks, this space is packed to the rafters with creatives just busting to get their hands on your tresses. Effortless colour that packs a punch – that’s what you’ll find here. With four stylists on the floor (three of which, are award-winning masterminds), the salon is a bustling hive of activity, and ‘grammable spaces! Specialising in blondes, balayage, and freehand colour, Hey Hair is the new go-to for those who are seeking more than just your standard salon experience.


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Indigo Cut and Colour | Camp Hill

Fresh, vibrant colour that lasts – that’s a promise at Indigo Cut and Colour! Through dedicated training and years spent mastering the art of blonde, this stunning suburban salon's team is dedicated to its craft, and determined to make your hair dreams come true. While blonde is a speciality, Indigo is passionate about all things colour. From balayage and baby lights to vibrant coppers and rich browns, the team is ready and excited to make your hair vision a reality. An in-depth consultation is your first sign that you're in safe hands, as the stylists will work closely with you to ensure your new style will not only look great, but also suit your lifestyle. No matter your age, style or hair type, this talented team will work with you to achieve the exact results you're chasing. Had a bad experience that needs correcting? The Indigo team has got your back. Want to experiment with colour? Then you've come to the right place!

Infinity Hair | Albion

Whether they’re capturing sunshine in blonde locks, glossy shadows in brunettes, or creating a pastel masterpiece, the experts at Infinity Hair are here for you. Not only will they listen to you and your needs, but you’ll also find yourself lapping up their pearls of wisdom to rock your new hair with confidence. In a thorough consultation, the team will establish a clear line of communication to ensure you understand everything you’re signing up for, so your colour will suit your look and level of maintenance. You might think a certain look is your #hairgoals, but the team will let you know what’s actually achievable and will be sure to shine. It’s safe to say you’re in safe hands here!


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Ink for Hair | Newmarket

With the belief that ‘what you wear starts with your hair’, Ink for Hair wish to make you look a million bucks, every day. This award-winning salon boasts a number of highly trained staff who are committed to excellence, and their mission is to deliver outstanding results 100% of the time. Owned by Wendy Gunn, Australia’s first ever winner of the International L’Oréal Professionnel Style & Colour award, this team is arguably the best in the business, especially when it comes to colour correction and perfecting blondes. From creamy hues to icy tones, soft highlights, rich coppers, and beyond, no colour is too difficult for this team, and their testimonials are a testament to their incredible work. Lap it up in their luxurious salon spa as you literally watch the magic unfold before your very eyes.


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Kelly Elle Salon | Greenslopes

The condition and colour of your hair go hand-in-hand, and the brilliant team here are masters of nailing both. Specialising in blonde, balayage, and colour corrections, your luxury experience will begin with a full in-depth consultation that gives you realistic expectations and a complete education on what they’re going to do. They’ll find the happy medium between what you want and what will suit you, complementing your lifestyle, look, and level of commitment. They’ll even send you home with a bespoke hair care pack with the right shampoo, conditioner, and treatment to keep your hair salon-fresh for longer. Looking for a pick-me-up between appointments? An express toner will have you in and out within the hour, sporting a refreshed colour and a beautiful blow dry to boot.


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Mèche Hair Lounge | Hamilton

When you visit this cosy studio, it’s all about you! Kristie is a one-woman show who is an absolute pro at seamless foils and colour correction. Once you’re sitting pretty in her salon chair, you’ll be pampered with a one-on-one colour service backed by her undivided and expert attention. Stocked with only the most quality products from Redken and Pureology, she’ll ensure your hair tone suits your skin tone without compromising the condition of your locks. A master in all things blondes, brondes, and sun kissed, the time is yours to spend it how you’d like, whether that’s to work, chat, or kickback with a coffee or wine. Then, when she’s done, you’ll walk out feeling and looking like a million bucks!

Ms Francis Hair | Morningside

Your perfect hue is waiting for you in Morningside, where they don’t subscribe to a ‘one trend fits all’ mantra. Your version of beautiful is unique, and Ms Francis want to celebrate that. From coppers and bright tones, to icy blondes and balayage, every colour of the spectrum is on the table, and each member of the team has the skillset to make your dream hue happen. With half of their staff educators in the industry, you know you are in safe hands! This team know the trends, the colours that suit every skin tone, and how to make them work for you. With a strong focus on healthy hair, this team of seven are confident you’ll leave the salon loving the new you! Expect nothing less than a luxurious experience, where hair goals happen daily.

Orb Hair | New Farm

Renowned for their luxurious space and service for over 22 years in New Farm, Orb Hair have a reputation for creating spectacular colours. From a seamless balayage to of-the-moment pastel hues, they’re invested in your hair journey and Orb experience from start to finish. They will craft your dream colour to suit you and your personal look, while maintaining the integrity of your hair with the latest high tech bonders. Offering superior and up-to-date knowledge on products, techniques, and tools, Orb are a standout Brissy salon to say the least! Their pre-arrival consultations ensure you are matched with the perfect stylist for you, and their expertise and caring team will keep you ahead of the crowd, and in love with your new look!

Paris Texas Hairdressing | Milton

Ready to make a big change to your look? You’ll find the team at Paris Texas waiting with open arms. No challenge is too big for this crew, who love to take on major colour corrections while restoring your hair's health. A salon that is known for its hair extension work, this team see a lot of new clients with excessive damage from harsh colouring, and they’re thrilled to tackle these issues head on! Nothing brings this team more joy than to see stressed-out locks restored thanks to their skilful and careful colour services. A quick look at their extensive menu and you’ll find what you need to take your hair to the next level. Seek out their services and see the difference!

Revolution Hairdressing | Windsor

Conveniently nestled under Style HQ, Revolution is your one-stop-shop for all things hair. When it comes to colour, their focus is on hand-crafted hair created through multi-dimensional tones, beautiful blondes, boho-balayage, and high-fashion hues. High contrasting face-framing highlights are a big trend for 2021, and these guys have got it down to a fine art. Constantly working with their team to keep them as up-to-date as possible on techniques, they use external educators to train their staff and improve their skills. Ever heard of a UV sunscreen for your hair? These guys swear by it to keep your colour locked in, and shining for longer! Let your hair be treated with the best, by the best – here’s to better hair days!

Rixon Hair | Brisbane City

At Rixon Hair, you’re getting the best in colour – literally. The highly skilled colour team is led by Elyse Sprott who is a national educator for L’Oréal Professional (aka a leading colour company in the world), which means these guys live and breathe colour. Specialising in seamless melted blends, balayage, colour correction, and precision blondes, they take your natural skin tone, eye colour, and even your face shape into strong consideration to ensure the colour is perfect for you. Lately, they’ve been crafting deep smoky roots, dark and glossy chocolates, toffee tones, and fiery reds, using world-class products such as L’Oréal Professional Smartbond, R+Co, Keven Murphy, and Eleven. Equal parts listening as they do educate, it’s a colour service that can do no wrong!


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Rokstar | West End

This award-winning salon will have you walking out feeling just like their name. Located in the funky inner-city suburb of West End, Rokstar offers a luxurious ambience and pampering service to its clients. Blondes, colour corrections, and foils are their forte, but they love creating depth and dimension with all colours of the rainbow! This salon is an exclusive L’Oreal Professionnel, Shu Uemura and ghd salon, so you know you’re getting treated with the latest high-performing products by these global head leaders. Championing the Rokstar team as its director is Brodie-Lee, who also happens to be a regular face backstage at fashion weeks in Sydney and New York, and on speed dial to some pretty famous faces who adore her skills. It’s safe to say you’re in pretty good hands here!


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Saint + Bridge | Carina

Inspired by conscious beauty and the notion that hair is personal, Saint + Bridge is driven by honesty, and are here to help you make the best decision possible for you. From blondes to foils, baby lights, ombre and more, this salon believe hair colour is more than just a job, it’s a passion. Want to know the key to your greatest colour ever? This team firmly believe that regular visits are key. Refresh with a toner and treatment, and you’ll be flaunting flawless hair for good! The funky salon space is full of trained staff who are at the top of their game, and keep informed across all aspects of the industry. These peeps respect hair! Committed to delivering 10/10 results, Saint + Bridge clients always leave the salon with a smile on their dial. You better believe gorgeous hair is created here.


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Salon X Papas | Newstead

Do you find yourself scrolling through Insta, wondering where Brissy’s glossiest colours are created? The answer is Salon X Papas. Dmitri Papas and his team of creatives are the magicians behind the unparalleled excellence in hair services in our sunny city, where show-stopping looks are created day after day. The stunning architecturally designed salon should be the first clue you’re not just visiting any ordinary stylists – these guys are the crème de la crème, and have the awards to prove it! With a big focus on shine and softness, the team care about maintaining the condition of your hair long after you’ve walked out the door, and create bespoke haircare regimes based on your hair type, and lifestyle. Known throughout the industry for their amazing colour work, from rich browns to dazzling blondes, and daring fashion looks, this is the salon you book when you’re ready to take your look to the next level.


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Samantha Jones Hair Co | North Lakes

Brimming with creativity and luxury to boot, this Northside haunt will have you feeling all the big hair love! They’ll channel your hair goals into a bespoke colour that’s the right choice for you, with ongoing maintenance that you can handle, whether that’s something more manageable at home or you a have a savvy skillset. This tailored approach is reflected in their stellar cuts to complement your colour, working with your skin tone and facial structure in a full consultation. The brilliant team will also ensure their efforts are not in vain, by using top tier products that treat your tresses and help them thrive. Pampering to perfection? Don’t mind if we do!

Chasing your dream locks outside of Bris? Head north on the highway, where you’ll find this dreamy salon…

Ms Monaco Hair Society | Sippy Downs

Looking for great hair further north? This decadent salon not only delivers on high quality colour, but luxe services, too. Best known for creating blondes that shimmer and shine, this Sippy Downs salon is dedicated to creating your perfect colour. Ms Monaco stylists reject a ‘one size fits all’ approach, and instead offer customised services to ensure you love your colour, because it’s perfect for you! Big on trends? Ms Monaco are, too! With colour melting a big thing right now, this team are here to create a perfect root shadow to help your colour grow out naturally, and beautifully. As leading blonde specialists on the Sunny Coast (though no colour is off the cards!), Ms Monaco are the salon to visit to make your blonde hair dreams come true. From a glass of bubbles to a scalp and neck massage, it’s the little touches that make this salon a truly memorable one.

Looking for more salons outside of BNE? Check out our list of the best hairdressers on the Sunshine Coast and Gold Coast.

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Article by Astrid Taemets

When she’s not in the office or chasing a busy toddler, you’ll find Astrid long lunching (meet you at Hellenika?) or perched on a beach somewhere along the coast. Her guilty pleasures include drinking red wine on her deck while trawling the internet for her dream piece of land, and artworks to fill her home with.