Joh Bailey


Joh Bailey, our company namesake, and the man that invented the blowdry that started it all is regarded as one of Australia’s and the world’s leading hairstylists. A master of styling, cutting and colouring Joh has been one of the most in demand hairdressers since he opened his eponymous salon doors some 35 years ago with business partner Marilyn Koch.

Joh’s transformative work has been seen on the late Diana, Princess of Wales, Zara Phillips, Elle Macpherson, Kylie Minogue, Paris Hilton, Kim Kardashian, Linda Evangelista, Judy Davis, Olivia Newton-John, and former First Lady Anita Keating to name a few.  Editorially it has glossed the pages of Vogue Australia, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Marie Claire and further on the runway for brands such Australian Fashion Week, Chanel, Gucci. Giorgio Armani, Louis Vuitton and Escada for the presentation of their Australian Fashion activations.

For the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games, Joh was named official hair stylist for the opening and closing ceremonies. Joh has been a spokesperson for haircare brands Sunsilk and following Tresemme and is a recipient of the Master Hairdressers Award. Joh treats every client like a movie star. Appointments with Joh are available at both the Bowral and Double Bay salons.