There is something about the change of season that has us lusting after an updated hair-do...
If you’ve left the hair salon in tears one too many times, and trusting someone to tame your mane is the same as trusting someone with your life; it can be tricky when you’re on the hunt for a new hairdresser.
That is why we’ve collated the best hair salons in Queensland with experienced and award-winning stylists, who will bring your hair dreams to life!
Take your pick and book an appointment then sit back and relax; your mane is in the hands of the experts.
Queensland’s answer to glamourous Hollywood hair, Ette Studio believes every woman has an inner goddess just waiting to be revealed.
Salon owners Kristina Koncova and Eugene Sokolovs, and their team of internationally trained and award winning hair stylists, masterfully reveal the ‘Beyoncé’ in every one of their clients. Situated in Main Beach, the stunning salon - with chic white and gold décor - will leave you feeling like you are living the LA life.
Offering imaginative style cuts, glamorous blow drys and up-styles, on-trend colouring, colour corrections, keratin smoothing and Olaplex treatments; the salon provides perfectly executed services tailored to your needs.
Using only the best and most exclusive hair styling products, you will leave Ette Studio feeling glamorous and ready to ‘run the world’!
For more information or to book your appointment visit www.ettestudio.com.au or contact 07 5527 0077.
Location: 26 Tedder Avenue, Main Beach, QLD 4217
Papas and Pace
Sick and tired of leaving the salon with empty pockets and a disheartening feeling of disappointment? Let us introduce you to Brisbane’s best hair salon; and we don’t say that lightly, there is proof to back it up!
Papas and Pace is Brisbane’s most advanced cutting and colouring salon. Created by multi-award winning hairdressers Dmitri Papas (Australian Hairdresser of the Year 2015) and Justin Pace (Australian Colourist of the Year 2014), an uncompromising standard of excellence is the hallmark of the Papas and Pace experience.
The team pride themselves on their exceptional client services, making you feel welcome from the moment you walk through the door. Committed to nurturing your individuality, a visit to Papas and Pace will bring out your best, with stylish and fashion-forward hair services coupled with exceptional hair products and the highest standard of after-care possible.
For more information or to book your appointment visit papasandpace.com or contact 07 3229 1000.
Location: 160 Ann St, Brisbane, Australia 4000
Paul and Paul
Are you looking to acquire a desirable new hair look complemented by an immaculate experience? Well, let us introduce you to the multi-award-winning salon, Paul & Paul, who has opened their decadent doors in the bustling Brisbane suburb of Paddington and in Southport on the Gold Coast.
Founded by salon namesakes, Paul James Graham and Paul Philip Dumenil, these two internationally trained and celebrated artisans are part of the Australian hair elite. In demand and highly skilled, they have both worked with many celebrity sensations such as singer superstar, Katy Perry, and Australian fashion designer, Alex Perry.
You can trust the expert stylists with your hair transformation and relax at their chic and sophisticated salon. The Paul & Paul team are passionate about putting your needs and tresses first, while they elevate your hair game and confidence. Supreme luxury is just an appointment away!
For more information or to make a booking visit www.paulandpaulsalon.com.
Brisbane: Shop 3 139 Kennedy Terrace, Paddington | 07 3076 6208
Gold Coast: Shop 2 7-9 Stevens Street, Southport | 07 5527 1523
Are you looking for a salon experience that will have you feeling like a total ‘Rokstar’ when you walk out the door? If you said, yes, then you cannot go past this award winning gem!
Rokstar Salon Director Brodie-lee Stubbins – winner of the 2016 AHIA Rising Star Female Award - and her team of exceptionally trained staff are committed to creating an on-trend, wearable hairstyle personalised to YOU; ultimately ensuring you feel and look fabulous!
Regularly travelling abroad to work on various projects, Brodie has a one-of-a-kind innate ability to take looks from the catwalk to the street. Rest assured the team will transform that on-trend hairstyle to perfectly suit your personality; whether you’re a funky fashionista, a street style maven or professional career gal.
Voted winner of the AHIA Best Salon Design Award 2016, we aren’t lying when we say Rokstar is Brisbane’s most stylish salon. If you are lucky you will also meet Rokstar resident, Armani; a totally cute and curly pup.
As a finalist for the QLD Hairdresser of the Year Award, Brodie ensures her salon encapsulates what makes a great experience; an award-winning team, a fabulous salon aesthetic and exceptional customer service.
For more information or to book your treatment visit rokstar.com.au or contact 07 3846 5636.
Location: The Glass Factory, Lot 2, 57 Vulture St, West End, QLD 4101
While the end results of your appointment is vital, Urban Chic knows that the little details are what creates a worthy hair experience.
Director, Amy Gaudie and her team of multi award winning stylists pride themselves on making your ‘hair dreams’ come true.
With a wealth of knowledge on the latest trends, techniques and result driven products, the team at Urban Chic are able to provide a hairstyle curated to your lifestyle.
When it comes to splashing cash, we know you appreciate a good incentive for your loyalty, which is why Urban Chic offers their clients a VIP membership program where you can earn points each time you visit the salon.
From award winning stylists and exceptional customer service, to the complimentary coffees and teas, it’s the little points of difference that make Urban Chic a must-visit.
For more information or to book your treatment visit www.urbanchic.com.au or contact 07 3366 9200.
Location: 487 Waterworks Road, Ashgrove, Brisbane, QLD 4060
If an inviting luxury oasis is what comes to mind when you think ‘hair salon’, you will love what we have instore...
Vogue Nationale embodies a fashion-forward sensibility alongside a unique salon experience and welcoming, attentive team that are foremost committed to highlighting your personal style.
Led by award winning Directors Todd Arndt and Jim Skordou, the team prides themselves on being Brisbane’s accessible luxury destination for beautiful balayage, smoothing keratin treatments, bespoke style cuts and flawless hair extensions.
As a long-established boutique brand, Vogue Nationale has consistently contributed to Brisbane’s evolving street style and the Australian fashion scene, with a backstage presence at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia.
For more information or to book your treatment visit www.voguenationale.com.au or contact (07) 3854 1883.
Location: Gasworks Plaza, 76 Skyring Terrace, Newstead
Please note: This list appears in alphabetical order and is in no way listed in numerical preference.
Words: Frances van Eeden