MosDefinite Salon, Rosebank

MosDefinite is a unisex salon that has branches in Rosebank, Johannesburg, and Bloemfontein. The salon was established in 2010 and has become a favourite among many men, including celebs. MosDefinite has highly skilled hair specialists who are passionate about what they do. If you haven’t found the perfect place for the perfect fade, this is it.

Average price for a haircut: R120

Address: Shop No 112/112a, Rosebank Mall, 50 Bath Avenue

Phone: (011) 447 7984

Chama Salon, Braamfontein

Chama is the place to go for fade cuts – many men travel from the north to come to this salon. And since it’s in Braamfontein, pay a visit to the Neighbourhood Goods market or one of the arty eateries in the area. Chama is also very friendly on the pocket.

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Average price for a haircut: R50

Address: 99 Juta Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg

Phone: 084 904 6262

1st Impressions, Lonehill

This salon is located right at the beginning of Lonehill, in the Leaping Frog Shopping Centre. There are two stylists who specialise in fade haircuts and who’s passion is palpable.

Average price for a haircut: R100

Address: Leaping Frog Centre, corner of William Nicol Drive and Mulbarton Road, Lonehill

Phone: (011) 465 7125

Karo Boutique Hair Salon

Karo Boutique is a popular salon in Craighall Park. The man you should ask for is Marcus Okitangongo, who probably does the best fade in town. Celebrity clientele flock to Okitangongo – he’s basically the guy you can trust when you want to try something new with your hair.

Average price for a haircut: R340

Address: 54 Buckingham Avenue, Randburg, 2196, South Africa

Phone: (011) 447 8565