Boutique hair and beauty salon in the heart of Merewether
There’s a recently launched new hair and beauty space in the heart of Merewether that packs a punch when it comes to personality, quality, and of course, character! Meet Beauty & The Fox.
Located on the corner of Mitchell and Nott St in Merewether, directly opposite Convoy Commune and next door to the booming homewares and lifestyle space, Nohea Fox, Beauty & The Fox rounds out the perfect collection of businesses in this creative corner of Merewether.
Brought to us by Merewether local, Desley Dunn, Beauty & The Fox offers the ultimate pamper destination with the salon featuring the latest in ground-breaking hair technology and beauty therapists armed with the latest technology and treatments to transform you to another level of relaxation.
Having been in the hair and beauty industry since her teenage years, and having owned various salons over her career, Beauty & The Fox was the natural progression following the opening of The Fox Den in 2015; Des' hair salon directly attached to her Merewether Heights family home.
Having outgrown the space and with an opportunity popping up that she just couldn’t resist, melding hair and beauty together in this iconic space in Merewether was an absolute no-brainer.
“When we decided to move into a brick and mortar store, we found 91 Mitchell St. Everything from there just flowed, and we actually purchased the building in 2021, 100 years after it was built.
“We loved that it has that history about it, plus when lockdown 2.0 happened, we used that opportunity to renovate the cottage that’s attached out the back, making it the perfect space for an Airbnb,” Des said.
That’s right, the Beauty & The Fox is even home to an Airbnb that you can rent out for your own holiday at home, or perfect for your friends and family to book when they’re visiting town! The Blissful Merewether Beach Cottage features two bedrooms and can sleep up to five.
The coastal interiors of this charming beach house perfectly reflect the neighbourhood’s vibes. Having undergone a stunning renovation, guests can enjoy the contemporary and laidback living that captures the essence of Merewether.
Now, back to Beauty & The Fox – where were we?
As Merewether’s go-to for all things pampering and relaxation, Beauty & The Fox offers all the best when it comes to hair and beauty treatments and products. On the beauty side of things, explore their range of treatments including waxing, electrolysis, pedicures & manicures, facials, spray tans, and more.
In terms of hair, you can of course expect all the usual services including foils, haircuts, blow-drys, balayage, and a range of exclusive treatments including Olaplex, Moroccan Spa Treatments, Keratin Treatments, Scalp Treatments, and more. To explore the full range of treatments and services available, click here.
The beautiful hair and relaxed salon experience also boasts a range of top-of-the-line hair and beauty products used in-store and available for purchase.
“We have Evo, Schwarzkopf, Ola plex and Davnies. Along with Wow products, Ginger & Me, Pelactiv Australia, and Ash also has her own skincare label called Coco Rae.”
Step inside and be greeted by one of the beautiful team members behind Beauty & The Fox. The team consists of Desley, Leanne, Holly, and Ebony, rounding out their senior stylists, Jem and Evie as emerging stylists, and Sally, Ashley, and Kahila; the beauty gals!
So, what are you waiting for? Whether you’re after a full-day pamper package, looking to change up your hair and beauty routine, or have an appreciation for all things in the industry, the team at Beauty & The Fox are ready to welcome you. Or, if you've been searching for that perfect staycation location or looking to house some of your friends and family, check out the Airbnb listing here!