Kid-Friendly Salons In Preparation For School



Afro Kids Salon

It’s that time of the year where we have to get the kids all prim and proper for school. The wild hairstyles are put aside for the more tame ones. Add some fun to the hairdressing experience for children at these kid-friendly salons.

Doodle Kids

Your number one stop for children’s hair care needs and one of a kind pamper parties! This is not your average hair salon. Instead, their focus is on the customer, children! They have a kids spa and kids hair products too! They offer professional hair services for your little ones and have branches in Centurion and Lynnwood with a branch opening in Greenstone Hill! View their website here. 

Details: | 076 241 5592 | | Click here to view their locations.

Trendo Hair Kids Salon

Based at Cedar Square Shopping Centre in Fourways, Trendo Kids Salon is a specialised kids hair salon, specifically designed for kids with style! Their services include but are not limited to; plaits, hair styling and hair cuts! Something unique to this salon is that they give parents a certificate and a lock of hair for their child’s first hair cut, to remember the special moment. Read more about their services here

Details: | 011 465 0264 | | Cedar Road, Shop No 6.8 Cedar Square Shopping Centre, Fourways.

AfroKids Salon

If you’re looking for a place “where hair meets fun”, the AfroKids Salon in Rivonia is definitely the place to go. Offering a range of kids’ hair styles and educational fun activities, trips to the salon will be something to look forward to! This salon are the specialists when it comes to ethnic hair. Also, with access to mobile nanny-cams, parents can rest easy while their little ones get their hair done. Check them out on Facebook and Instagram to take a look at what they can offer you and your child when it comes to their haircut and styling needs before school starts.

Details: | 011 234 0350 | | Shop 07, Rivonia Village Shopping Centre, corner Rivonia Boulevard and Mutual Road, Rivonia, Sandton, Johannesburg.

Candi & Co Salon

Specialising in ethnic hair and catering to children aged between 2 and 19, Candi & Co Salon has a compact selection of hair styles to get your little ones ready for school and the year’s fun events. And as a bonus, kids can also get their nails done with the kids mani and pedi treatments available. Why not treat your kid to some pampering before the school hassle begins? Follow their Facebook and Instagram pages for the latest news, promotions and offers and products on the market.

Details: | 011 202 7940 | | Click here to find your nearest salon.

Kiddies Korner Hair Salon

No more kicking and screaming when hair grooming takes place at Kiddies Corner located in Northriding and Soweto. The salon has well trained staff with the skill and patience to get your kids to love getting their hair done. No fuss. Given the colourful child-friendly decor, your kid will be asking you for more salon appointments! No walk-ins are allowed, make sure you make an appointment to avoid disappointment. Don’t forget to like and follow their pages on Facebook and Instagram.

Details: | 067 898 1405 | | Click here for store addresses.


If your kid is into themes, they’ll love this Iceland-themed salon. To make your little one’s haircut experience memorable and fun, Kiddocut in Fourways offers an exciting range of kids’ hair products and hairstyles, streaming cartoons from DSTV’s favourite kids channels. as well as balloons, lollipops, toys and snacks to keep them entertained. This salon caters for both ethnic and Caucasian hair. Visit their Facebook and Instagram pages for more information.

Details: | 011 465 3508 | | Shop U8, Fourways Crossing, corner William Nicol, Fourways, Johannesburg.

Royal Kids

Maddy Magoo in Bryanston offers children a fun, comfortable and entertaining environment to enjoy having their hair done. With kid-friendly product lines, while also offering a space for fun pamper parties and more, this salon will definitely have your kids excited to get their hair cut and look all dapper just in time to go back to school.

Details: Facebook | 076 072 0301 | | Shop 21 Riverside Shopping Centre 319 Bryanston Drive, Bryanston.

Been to any of the salons mentioned above? Let us know your experience below!

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