Dreaming of bouncy glossy waves for the weekend? or maybe you’re from out of town looking for a quick hair fix. Either way, a blow dry is the best way to unwind and pamper yourself and it’s the perfect excuse to go out for Friday night drinks with the girls straight afterwards as well.
But getting a blow dry can be risky if you don’t have a go-to hairdresser you trust. To help you get the best looking hair to last the whole weekend, we’ve put together an edit of our most trusted places to get a blow dry in Adelaide – you can thank us later.
BLOW IT’S A HAIR THING
Winner of the South Australian Salon Business & Salon Team of The Year award for 2018, Blow It’s A Hair Thing has made quite a name for itself – and for good reason. Located in the heart of Rundle Mall, the team at Blow It’s A Hair Thing are friendly and professional, making sure you always leave the salon satisfied. They also exist sustainably, recycling 95% of their waste – and that’s definitely something we can get behind.
Short – $52.50
Long – $60
GHD Tong Curls – $70
Shop 6/Level 1, Rundle Place, Adelaide SA 5000
(08) 8223 4257
With salons Australia wide, not to mention the words ‘blow dry’ in its name, Blowdry Bar are the experts in the field. Also known for their skills in colour correction and balayage, the team at Hyde Park will achieve your perfect blow dry – smooth and voluminous.
Signature blow dry – $50
Deluxe blow dry (with curls) – $60
Shop 2, 100 King William Road, Goodwood SA 5034
(08) 8271 8376
This modern salon was the first in Adelaide to introduce gender-neutral pricing – a very welcome change. The team are creative and experimental, and are best known as experts with colour (the more intricate the better). They spend time with each of their clients, working out the right hairstyle to best suit the individual. To see what all of the fuss is about with this niche salon, visit them on King William Road.
Fine hair – $50
Med/thick hair – $66
107 King William Road, Unley SA 5061
(08) 8271 6474
Where fashion meets hair, Parlour Hair is know for their creative and adventurous approach – and they’re all over Adelaide as well. Their latest addition at Semaphore sees a much-needed luxurious alternative for the Western Suburbs and they’ve also recently re-designed their CBD home and it’s pretty incredible. With a flair for colour, style and fashion, Parlour will give you a blow dry that’s on trend and will last.
$50-$80 (depending on stylist)
Level 2, 28 Grenfell Street, Adelaide SA 5000
(08) 8231 4304
Shop 15, 125 Jetty Road, Glenelg, SA 5045
(08) 8471 7004
2/59-63 Semaphore Rd, Semaphore SA 5019
(08) 8242 1153
Shop 3, 227-235 Unley Road, Malvern SA 5061
(08) 8471 7000
Shop 2, 134a The Parade, Norwood SA 5067
(08) 8332 7558
Known as the specialists in colour and highlights, Mister. Morris offers a premium service. The team deliver on-trend styles, and boy do they known how to do a blow dry – soft natural curls are their thing. For the perfect way to start your night, head to Mister. Morris.
Short cut & blow dry – $88.00
Medium cut & blow dry – $95.00
Medium cut & blow dry – $120.00
134 King William Road, Hyde Park, Adelaide, SA
(08) 8271 6865