Snip, snip, snip… it’s time for a trim, kids! Whether you need baby’s first haircut, a new ‘do for school, a dad-and-son duo, or a fancy party updo, we’ve got you covered! Check out these Little Steps-approved hair salons and family-friendly hairstylists for kids in Hong Kong, where your tots, kids, and teens will come out looking good and feeling like a million bucks!
One of Hong Kong's luxe hair and beauty establishments is here to take special care of your little one's noggin! Baby and toddler haircuts start at HK$250 and include a framed lock for your memory keeping! Haircuts for children under 11 start at HK$300 and haircuts for 11-14 years old are HK$400. They also have Afro stylists at the salon that offer braids, weaves (adults + kids), dreadlocks and more!
For the boy and girls who are looking to jazz their hair up, head to Anaitha Nair. She does amazing cuts (as seen in the photo), braids and fantastic haircuts all around. She comes highly recommended by moms in Hong Kong and her haircuts are usually done within 45minutes. Haircuts for children start a HK$200.
If you want to do something for the sons in your life, then pack them off here. The Fox And The Barber is a must-visit. They’re a traditional barbershop providing shaves and haircuts only. They offer great Father and Son cut for HH$950 and they also offer cuts for children under 11 years old for HK$500. Why should the girls have all the fun!
Fox And The Barber, 41-43 Graham Street, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2405 6880, https://www.foxandthebarber.com/
One of the best spots to get a quick wash, blow-dry, and makeup done before speeding off to an event, choose from fun ‘dos aptly named “sea breeze”, “mojito” and “long island iced tea” to describe wavy locks, tight curls, or a silky straight blowout. Airplay Blow Dry Bar also offers services for your little princesses, named the mocktail or haircuts for boys and girls under 10 years old (with appointment). For those who are looking for a spa party for their little girls and teens, look no further than Airplay Blow Dry Bar who does it in style!
Though it may be glitzy, The Mandarin Oriental is also family-friendly. They offer children's haircuts for children under 12 years for HK$550. You can also treat your babe to The Mandarin Barber’s Baby First Haircut package which is offered from 9am to 11am on Sundays and prices at HK$715. The barbers are super experienced, many boasting several decades of experience with a pair of scissors and clippers, and the package also includes a special keepsake: a framed lock of hair with the barber’s signature. What a wonderful souvenir!
The Mandarin Barber at The Mandarin Oriental, 5 Connaught Road, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2825 4088, www.mandarinoriental.com
At Private I Kids Garden Salon you can strap your kids in a flying pig's seat and have them get a super fun haircut. The spacious playroom is also packed with toys and happy tunes, which helps to create an ideal kid-friendly environment and can be rented out for children’s parties as well. With three conveniently located hair salons across Hong Kong, this is a family-friendly hairdresser everyone loves.
Private I Kids Garden Salon, www.privateigarden.com
Causeway Bay: Shop 230, 2/F, Lee Gardens Two, 28 Yun Ping Road, Causeway Bay, +852 2618 2330
Tsim Sha Tsui: Shop 282-83, L2, Mira Place Two, 118-130 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, +852 2301 2899
Kowloon Tong: Unit L2-55, Festival Walk, 80 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong, +852 2314 0003
Gentleman’s Tonic might be considered a man cave of sorts, especially come lunchtime when the place is packed full of suits. But, it’s also surprisingly child-friendly! They have special packages for father-and-son ‘dos, as well as special rates for little dudes aged 2-12 years old, and affordable rates for kids aged 0-14. Gentlemen’s Tonic has booster chairs and all the cartoons your kiddo could want and will even offer their parents a stiff drink while they wait!
Gentlemen’s Tonic, G/F Sun Lee Building, 43-49 Wellington St, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2525 2455, https://www.gentlemenstonic.com/treaments/hong-kong-barbershop/
Designed with your bubs in mind, Magic Mirror is a funhouse filled with toys and animal seats (the giraffe is our personal favorite)! Your tykes will be so overjoyed by the array of toys that the haircut will be secondary! Located in Causeway Bay, they also offer a special Baby’s First Haircut package, which includes a certificate and the first lock of hair snipped away. There are also discounts for weekday appointments.
Magic Mirror, Shop 218, Windsor House, 311 Gloucester Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong (Causeway Bay MTR Exit E), +852 2882 2118, http://www.magicmirror.com.hk
Open daily from 10:30am-7pm.
This traditional barbershop has all the appeal of a Hollywood movie set with antique leather swivel chairs and slick mahogany wood counters. They offer affordable haircuts for babies, children and teens!. The Barber Shop is a great day out with dad, because little ones under 12 get a special discount price, while dads will enjoy a cuppa of joe with a classic cut and beard trim at reasonable rates.
The Barber Shop, 1/F, 15B Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2537 4292, www.thebarbershop.com.hk
This hip haunt is suitable for the entire family, so next time mom and dad need a trim, be sure to bring junior along. Tweens and teens will love the funky decor and music in its Central location. They have a range of prices for girls and boys (depending on the stylist), but if your wee one is under 12 years old, there’s a special 50% discount on weekdays (Monday-Thursday). Nice!
Toni & Guy, G/F, 15 Wyndham Street, Lan Kwai Fong, Central, +852 2801 7870, https://www.toniandguyhk.com/
CLEARWATER BAY: Located in Hang Hau MTR, this is not only a good deal but the kids love the unicorn and mini cars to sit in! Hair Oasis, Shop 150-151, The Lane, 15 Pui Shing Road, Hang Hau, New Territories, +852 2466 8813.
STANLEY: Want a cheap kids haircut in Stanley, go here.
REPULSE BAY: Aveda at the Pulse is a regular go-to for parents! Call +852 2149 1900 for bookings for kids and adults too.
CENTRAL: Elaine Swanson is a popular go-to hairdresser for kids in Central. For kids, they have flat-bed long chairs - cool! Book her at firstname.lastname@example.org
HOUSECALLS: Give Johnny a call! This stylist comes to your home. Johnny, +852 9108 7428.