Where to get a Lunar New Year Haircut

CNY Haircut

A Lunar New Year haircut is as traditional as kumquat trees, red clothes and lion dancing. You can choose any style you like, but get the chop on or before February 18 – getting a haircut during the Lunar New Year holiday is bad luck.

Tala's Hair and Beauty CentreTala’s Hair and Beauty Centre

Offering international-standard hair and beauty services in the heart of Sai Kung, Tala’s services include organic hair colour, highlights, Brazilian blowout, keratin treatment, upstyles and hair extensions as well as haircuts and beard trimming. The salon is airy and sophisticated, and Mojdeh Kazemi and her staff are welcoming, friendly and generous with refreshments. While you’re there, indulge in a little extra grooming in the beauty centre, which offers facials, manicures, pedicures, waxing, threading, massage, make-up and organic spray-tan services.

Address: 56 Po Tung Road, Sai Kung
Contact: 2335 1694
Website: www.talashair.com

Hollywood HairHollywood Hair Salon 2
For a whole new look, get a makeover with the international stylists at Hollywood Hair. A funky little spot in a village house, the salon is the second opened by Rennie Fensham (the first is in Central) and is run by her daughter, Yentl Snyman. The Sai Kung team offer a full range of hair and makeup services including colouring, highlights, Brazilian blowouts, treatments and other services. It’s a family-friendly spot, where kids can also get their haircut, play in the paddling pool on the terrace or even do their homework while mum gets a new do.

Website: 210-211 Wong Chuk Wan Village, Tai Mong Tsai Road, Sai Kung
Contact: 6903 7710
Website: www.hollywoodhair.com.hk

Salon Peninsula
In the space formerly occupied by Tranquillity Spa, near the minibus station, Salon Peninsula is a relaxing spot offering professional hair and beauty services for adults and children. Hair services include cuts, colouring, straightening, treatments, perms and updos. The salon works with Beauty Tech makeup academy, offering makeup for weddings, proms and other special events, as well as makeup classes for individuals and small groups.

Address: 1/F, King Man Street, Sai Kung
Contact: 2766 1266

Green Wave
This popular Sai Kung salon has moved to the far side of Po Tung Road, but it still offers a full range of hair services including cuts, colour and treatments at reasonable rates.

Address: 25 Po Tung Road, Sai Kung
Contact: 2792 2221

Pro-Wave Salon
Located in the heart of the old town, longestablished stylist Tracy has a large tribe of loyal customers in Sai Kung. She offers a full range of services, including haircuts, colouring, perming and keratin treatments as well as children’s haircuts at reasonable rates.

Address: 19 Sai Kung Main Street, Sai Kung
Contact: 9853 2623

Hair by Mike
Located in Clearwater Bay, Hair by Mike offers haircuts for men, women and children at reasonable prices. Other services include highlighting, perming and straightening.

Address: 1/F Silverstrand Shopping Centre, Silverstrand Beach Road, Clearwater Bay
Contact: 2335 5018