Balayage and Hair Colouring
At Rakis on Collins, we specialise in all areas of hair colour work, ranging from permanent and semi-permanent tinting, to more specialist services like Balayage and Colour Correction.
Our friendly colourists are trained to the highest level, with Colour Expert Accreditation from L’Oréal Professional. Using L’Oréal, the number 1 colour product in the world, enables us to deliver the results you desire in the most professional manner and in the safest possible way.
Destination Balayage Salon
Our top hair colourists have been trained in all fields of balayage services, to execute the modern results you desire. Balayage, hand painting, ombre, highlighting and root stretch services are optimised to deliver a personalised and luxurious service to enhance and excite our clientele.
As one of the original Melbourne CBD salons delivering this service, it’s here that you can trust us to give you the most beautiful result achievable. Good sun-kissed, natural, and effortless are all ways to describe the perfect balayage.
Colour Correction Knowledge
Our team of talented hair colourists and stylists offer complimentary consultations to all clients who are concerned about their hair colour, cut and condition, styling, or are just thinking about going for a dramatic change and need to most experienced advice possible. Colour correction services take time to deliver the perfect results, but at Rakis on Collins we are able to educate and inform so expectations are achieved. From cleansing, highlighting or double application tinting treatment, we are the experts.
As Melbourne’s best, our hair colouring techniques will create beautiful results to enhance tone and shade in your hair, achieving maximum impact!
New Colour Gallery
We are also thrilled to announce the launch of our NEW Colour Gallery – come and explore our vast library of L’Oréal Professionnel colour in our Melbourne salon, to find a hair colour that best suits you!
Your hair is an important part of your overall look and only a professional colourist can tailor-make your individual needs. Our Gallery provides our clients with a unique consultation experience to not only identify your personalised tone/shade, we can also recommend a range to best suit your hair.
L’Oréal Professionnel invented hair colour in 1907 and is trusted worldwide for its quality and efficacy. They have an extensive range to complement every client’s needs.
INOA No-Damage Colour* is a revolutionary and professional service which provides a new level of scalp comfort and greater respect for the hair fibre, while guaranteeing optimal quality – and it is Ammonia-free! L’Oréal Professionnel’s INOA, gives consumers the confidence, beauty, and the ability to experiment with their look and their overall style.
Long Lasting Results
Majirel is another permanent colour range for intense long-lasting results. For more than 30 years, Majirel has been providing the perfect coverage on any hair type. It is renowned for conditioning and protecting even the most sensitised, with the ABSOLUTE CARE TECHNOLOGY.
With over 150 shades to choose from, Majirel creates on-trend colours whilst nurturing the hair fibre to promote enviable shine, beauty, and strength. Advanced technology allows it to protect and treat all three zones within the hair fibre – the cortex, cuticle and surface – both on the day of colouration and over time.
For those clients who prefer a slightly softer result L’Oréal Professionnel offers their DIA RICHESSE range, a rich demi-permanent crème hair colour ideal for natural or colour treated hair. This range is ammonia- free and perfect for incredible softness and rich reflects.
DIA LIGHT, is a more luminous colour with a vinyl shine finish which is for women who love hair with a beautiful shine. DIA Light is also ammonia- free, still respecting the condition of the hair.
For Blonde and Balayage Lovers
Blond Studio is the most complete and innovative toolbox to achieve every shade of blonde, from natural sun-kissed hair to balayage or platinum. This innovative lightening range provides care and respect to the hair lightening/balayage experience.
And of course, no balayage/colouring service is complete without being powered by Smartbond. Smartbond Is a 3-step system and it is key to strong and healthy hair. Smartbond protects against damage and leaves hair feeling softer and shinier than ever!
L’Oréal Professionnel’s unique bond strengthening system works in perfect synergy with all lightening and colour products. Smartbond offers no impact on lift, optimal results and no change to your normal routine!
Beauty and Reputation
Earning the reputation of Melbourne’s best hair destination salon over the past 32 years, it’s in the ‘Paris’ end of Collins Street, Melbourne, where we deliver exceptional style, beauty, and providing outstanding service. Rakis on Collins is tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Melbourne CBD, yet located in the heart of it all, it’s here that you will experience the excellence.
Our salon director, Stavros Tavrou, is a master cutter in Melbourne VIC, Australia, leading a team of innovative, passionate and fashion forward hair stylists, colourists and makeup artists.
Book in for your Rakis on Collins cut and colour or balayage experience today! Contact us on (03) 9654 6958.