Having curly hair is fabulous, but it can also be challenging to find a hairdresser who understands and caters to your strands’ natural movement. Many curlies spend years barber-hopping and salon-sampling, enduring innumerable smile-through-tears moments while new stylists ask them if they like their fresh ‘do. To help you, we’ve rounded up the best curly hairdressers melbourne that know how to love your curls (and wavy, and kinky and textured locks).
Swathed in Aveda aromas, Rhodes Hair is a beauty bible belt in the eastern suburbs, where the team has ‘curl love’ written all over it. The team includes a Deva trained ‘curly girl’, Melissa, who takes the time to get to know your curls and offers tips and tricks to keep them looking good between cuts.
The hairdresser of choice for curly-haired celebrities, Tina Mudd’s Prahran salon is a well-kept secret. The New Zealand native’s scissor wizardry has given countless curlies a new lease on life. She’s a master of the ‘Deva cut’, which is a curl-by-curl precision dry haircut.
Janine Goossens is a true beauty maven, who not only has an impressive roster of clients but genuinely loves transforming their textured tresses. She’s one of the few in Australia to offer a Deva-based consultation, which allows her to tailor a haircut that suits your curls and will minimise the need for product reapplication in between cuts. best curly hairdresser melbourne