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Hairdressers cut, style, colour, straighten and permanently wave hair, and treat hair and scalp conditions.

What do hairdressers do?

  • provide advice on hair care, beauty products and hairstyles
  • shampoo, condition, colour, straighten and permanently wave hair with chemical solutions
  • cut hair with scissors, clippers and razors
  • shave and trim beards and moustaches
  • clean work areas and sanitise instruments
  • arrange appointments and collect payments


projected job openings


qualified full-time wage


employed full-time

Shana, a hairdresser at The Basin Haircutter

Ways to get started

Ways to get started