Looking for inspiration to treat yourself, or a male loved-one to a bit of self-care and pamper time? Pop down to one of these conveniently located grooming services and explore the great range of processes available for self-care in the city. Get the summer mullet chopped or clean up the progress left over from last years Movember, whatever you need, however specialised, the city has you covered. 

Standard haircut, $30-$65 | Barkers Groom Room, Hava & Co, 1 High Street

Hava & Co is where traditional barbering meets modern hairdressing, where they don't just offer you what you want but also what you need. The trusted team have years of experience and knowledge and can provide you with a personalised service, creating the ultimate blend of fashion and suitability.

Hot towel shave $70 | Maloney’s, 192 Victoria Street West 

Turn shaving into an enjoyable ritual by heading down to Maloney’s classic barber shop at 192 Victoria street and experience the smoothness of a hot towel shave. With the precision of the classic cut throat straight razor, Maloney’s experienced, careful team of barbers will provide a relaxing shaving experience which will leave you feeling like an entirely new and improved man. Never look back on the days of disposable razors and bad technique, enjoy the comfort of a professional shave.

Neck & shoulders massage, $35 for 20 minutes | The Grooming Lounge, 12 O'Connell Street 

Release some built up muscle strain and tension by visiting Hitomi at The Grooming Lounge for a long overdue neck and shoulder massage. The grooming lounge offers a range of male grooming services from haircuts and styling to longer massages. Relax and enjoy the casual vibe of The grooming lounge and discuss with Hitomi what you’re interested in achieving through the process.

Directors cut, $75 | The Gentry, 70 Shortland St

Clean up well with a visit to master barber Adrian at The Gentry on Shortland St. Whether you’re looking for new style or just the usual, the team can sort you out with a high quality cut that will leave you feeling confident ready for whatever comes your way.

Full front & back wax, $120 | OFF & ON, 56 Galway St, 99 Halsey Street

Looking for a place for the full treatment? The team at OFF & ON offer a relaxed comfortable setting in which to go through any process which you desire. With a compassionate touch Off and On offer great information around the health of your hair and can advise you on what is appropriate for your body.

The Spa at Park Hyatt

iKOU customised body scrub, $150 | The Spa at Park Hyatt

This specialty relaxation spa takes pampering to the next level through the technique and expertise of their processes. The iKOU customised body scrub will polish away dull skin to reveal a radiant glow with instant results! The finishing application of a triple butter leaves the skin rejuvinated. 

Eyebrow shaping, $15 | Smarthair, 170 Queen St (Basement)

Brows a bit out of control? Try an eyebrow shaping at smart hair. This affordable process will do wonders for your overall look. A non-invasive and quick process, eyebrow shaping uses two pieces of thread to quickly pluck hair from undesirable places below and above the eyebrow.


Last updated: 02 June 2023