The best hair extensions specialists in Canberra

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Looking to transform your hair? Wishing for thicker, longer hair that feels soft and sleek? Want to give hair extensions a try but not sure where to start? No worries. Your first step is paying a visit to a local hair salon that specialises in quality hair extensions.

Hair extensions have come a long way. With a little help from either synthetic or real hair, an expert stylist can turn drab, short, thin, or damaged hair into a luscious, healthy, shiny, vibrant mane.

If you are ready to invest in quality extensions, you’ve landed in the right place. We asked Canberra’s residents to share their favourite hair extension specialists, and the results are in. Let’s get started.

What makes an excellent hair extension salon?

Not sure what, precisely, you are looking for in a hair extension salon? Keep a sharp eye out for the following characteristics:

  • Qualified and experienced staff. Only trust qualified stylists to apply and remove your extensions.
  • Top-quality hair extensions. The best hair extension salons use the highest quality extensions and products to deliver truly unbelievable results.
  • Luxurious products. Luxurious products can transform lacklustre hair. Find a salon that stands by the products they use and rest easy knowing your hair will look and feel its very best.
  • Comfortable and clean. Getting your hair done should be a relaxing experience, an opportunity to indulge in a little me-time. The best salons are clean and comfortable so you can enjoy yourself.

The top hair extension specialists in Canberra according to you

RiotACT’s editorial team has combed through 19 years of on-site comments to compile a list of the most recommended businesses according to you.

To be listed in our Best of Canberra series, each business needs to have consistently received positive feedback on RiotACT and Facebook as well as maintaining a minimum average of 4/5 stars on Google.

Here are the best hair extension specialists in Canberra and beyond.

Bombshell Hair

For seamless hair extensions, you cannot go wrong with Bombshell Hair. The stylists behind Bombshell Hair use Showpony Hair Extensions crafted from 100 per cent real human hair for superior quality and longevity. And, fully certified in the application and removal of extensions, their professional team can help you rest easy knowing your precious locks are in safe and capable hands.

Raven Waves

Founded almost a decade ago by passionate owner Catherine, Raven Waves has earned its reputation as one of Canberra’s leading hair extension salons. While the highly trained team does offer a full spectrum of services, they specialise in blondes, colour corrections, style cuts, and, of course, top-quality hair extensions. They love transforming hair – so if you’re looking to make a big change with a set of extensions, Raven Waves is a fantastic option.

Off London

If you want thicker, longer, more luxurious hair, the skilled team of hair artists behind Off London can help. Using the coveted Amore Hair system, Off London boasts several years of experience creating truly inspired, long-lasting, flattering hair looks. They use only the highest quality of products to produce stunning results and deliver an indulgent experience time and time again.

Who did you pick?

Thanks to our commenters who have provided insightful feedback, if you believe we have got it wrong, please let us know.

Have you had hair extensions before? Where did you get them? How was the experience? Share your thoughts and feedback in the comments area below.

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Michael Scofield11:04 pm 15 Feb 22

Great Research And Thanks For The Content.

Diana Falzon10:51 pm 14 Aug 10

Hi my name is Diana Falzon, don’t know if you have found someone to put your extensions in, though if you haven’t I have just recently moved from sydney and do the microbead Hair Extensions, I can also come to you. If you would like to give me a call my mobile number is 0414480828.

Kind Regards


Felix the Cat9:18 am 30 May 10

This may be of some help –

the physics school at anu might work with micro things..?

as opposed to “government hairdressers”.

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