Did you know? Some parents actually take their first baby haircut very seriously. Be it for sentimental or traditional rites, after the first haircut, the hair is kept in a bag to be re-purposed into a baby hair brush as a gift!
Well… whether or not you’re planning to gift a baby haircut brush or not, you’d surely still need a professional kids hairdresser for when your bb’s hair grows out.
1. Scissors Paper Stone
Specialising in kids haircut in Singapore, Scissors Paper Stone aims to make a potentially stressful haircut session as fun as possible for your babies. With a flat rate of $26, their professional hairstylists have expertise in baby haircuts from 0 months, all the way up to kids aged 12.
For sentimentality’s sake, you may also request for your baby’s hair to be safe-kept in an envelope.
2. Kimage Hairdressing School
We’re sure many have heard of Kimage salon, but have you heard of Kimage hairdressing school?
For parents who’re looking for an affordable pampering (perm, rebond, treatment, etc…) and wish to kill 2 stones with a bird, here’s where you can possibly take your kids for a kids haircut as well! With a price of as low as $7, your kid can be getting a shampoo and cut session.
It’s concept is pretty cool – you get to pick if you’d like for students or graduates to handle your haircut for that particular appointment. While it isn’t your typical salons, fret not – professionalism runs high here as everyone is under strict scrutiny… which translates to good quality cuts at discounted rates.
3. Walking on Sunshine
A cafe and hair studio in one, this is the place to be if you want to start pampering your kids from young. If you hadn’t known, you might not have guessed for this garden-lookalike to be a place possible for kids haircut in Singapore.
Baby and kids haircut from 0 to 12 years old come at a 50% off normal price (ranging $50 to $120 depending on stylist of choice). If you have an older kid you’d like to take, you can also enjoy 30% off!
4. Snip Avenue
If you’re not fuss about where you get your haircuts done, Snip Avenue gets the job done fast at less than $10. While this might be every heartlander’s dream to get a haircut done conveniently (with store locations pretty much everywhere around the island), we also suggest not expecting superb service.
5. LAKids Cowboy
Yeehaw! Just as the name suggests, you can expect the studio to be all clad in cowboy style – even your hair stylists. These cowboys, doubled up as stylists, offer their expertise in kids’ haircut at just $24.
Located at Vivocity, it’s also a convenient place to make an appointment at if you’re intending to get a little retail therapy in for the weekend.
At just $40, you get your kids’ haircut done from the comfort of home! Not to worry about the mess that a haircut creates – the team at ManeCub will be vacuuming for you.
Catering to newborn baby haircuts all the way up to kids aged 12, all you have to do is reach out to them via WhatsApp for a consultation and booking. Parents who wish to join in on the fun can get a booking too!
Reviews on ManeCub have included their superb services on baby scalp hygiene, punctuality, thoughtfulness and professionalism.
7. Huaxia Taimaobi Centre
For the traditional families who believe in the importance of getting a very first baby haircut done, Huaxia Taimaobi is a Chinese centre which offers the service of providing a baby hair brush service at the end of the cut. Though you have to purchase the brush, the cut itself is free!
Alternatively, a shaven baby haircut will be costed at $21.40, and $70 for a home visit haircut service.
For mummies and daddies who are looking for a quick Korean hair-pampering sesh as your kids are getting their haircut done, look to ProTrim to get your errand settled. They have outlets catered for parents in Orchard, Jurong East, as well as in Woodlands.
Featuring a kids haircut service catered for children aged 12 and below, prices range between $35 to $45, depending on which outlet you visit. An additional wash service comes at an affordable price of $3.
9. EC House
Priding itself in express grooming cuts, EC house standardises their cut pricing across all age ranges at simply $14. With over 29 outlets across Singapore, all you have to do is walk-in and request for a haircut – as simple as that! (They do not take appointments)
The up side? If your child absolutely detests getting a kids haircut done, some of their outlets even have kiddy rides and baby themes to entice your little kiddo. Check it out here.
10. Bon Bon Blowout Bar+
Pretty in pink, this is a place you could hardly ever resist if your kids love feeling like royalty. Almost like a scene out of Wes Anderson’s movies, Bon Bon Blowout Bar+ is a candy-themed hair salon with cone-shaped mirrors and chairs to plop yourselves into.
For kids below 12, a haircut comes at a price tag of $28. Top up $10 for a wash and blow. Plus, if your kid is feeling a curl or perm, Bon Bon extends their portfolio of services to these as well!
While a baby haircut might be a nerve-wrenching or frustrating experience at first (especially if they abhor sitting still in a chair), here are places where stylists are patient and professional to take your kids through the process.
Plus, it definitely helps if you get to treat yourself on take-your-child-for-an-errands-haircut-day as well!