Balayage is the go-to hair colouring technique that gives a blended, natural look of sun kissed hair. The correct application and mix of colours are crucial, so don’t attempt balayage at cheaper hairdressers across Sydney. At Kim Sun Young, we are experts in this French hair colouring technique and are passionate about giving our clients the best results. All our balayage services begin with a complimentary consultation to assess your hair, to help determine the best approach to achieve the most beautiful result without compromising the quality or health for your hair. Feel free to visit our hair salons in Strathfield or Sydney CBD (Liverpool St), or contact us online to find out more.

start from

Sydney's Most Trusted Balayage Hairdresser

Balayage, a French word meaning "to paint" or "to lighten," is a technique of painting highlights (or shadows) onto hair using a freehand method. The result is a soft, subtle, natural-looking colour that mimics the look of sunlight and adds dimension to your hair.

What is Balayage?

Balayage is a French hair colouring technique in which the colour is painted on the hair by hand. The word "balayage" comes from the French verb "balayer", which means "to sweep".

The balayage technique originated in France in the 1970s and was created as an alternative to traditional highlight techniques, which tended to result in very artificial-looking results. With balayage, hairdressers are able to create a more natural-looking effect.

The balayage process involves painting highlights onto the hair using a freehand technique. This allows for a more natural-looking result, as the highlights can be placed wherever desired.

Balayage can be used to create a variety of looks, from subtle sun-kissed Highlights to Bold and bright ombré hair Colors. The best part about balayage is that it can be customised to suit your individual preferences and hair type. Whether you want subtle Highlights or an all over ombré look, your Sydney Balayage hairdresser can help you achieve your desired look.

If you're looking for a natural-looking hair colour, balayage may be right for you!

Benefits of Balayage

Balayage has many benefits, which is why this hair colouring technique has become so popular in recent years. 

If you want to add some dimension and interest to your hair without making a major commitment, balayage may be the perfect option for you!

How to Find the Perfect Balayage Hairdresser

When it comes to finding the perfect balayage hairdresser in Sydney, there are a few things you need to take into consideration. Firstly, you need to find a hairdresser who is experienced in the technique. Many hairdressers out there claim to be experts in balayage, but only a handful are truly skilled in the technique. So, ask your potential hairdresser for pictures of their previous work to get an idea of their skill level.

Is Balayage Right For You?

Now that you know a little bit more about balayage, you might wonder if it's the right Coloring option for you. The truth is balayage is a versatile Coloring technique that can be used to create a variety of looks. Whether you're looking for subtle sun-kissed Highlights or an allover ombré look, balayage can be customised to suit your individual preferences and hair type.

If you're considering trying balayage, we recommend scheduling a consultation with our Sydney Balayage hairdressers at Kim Sun Young. During your consultation, your hairdresser will assess your hair type and colouring goals to help you determine if balayage is right for you.

Book an appointment with our Sydney Balayage Colourists now!

Ready for subtle changes and to add some dimension to your hair? Please schedule an appointment today with one of our talented balayage hairdressers at Kim Sun Young!

*The above prices are starting prices only. Cost is based on length.*

Please consult with your hairdresser for full pricing.

Find The Closest Location To You

Select Your Store

See the Full Pricelist and Make a Booking.