A big congratulations to Amber, who has been promoted to the New Generation team at True Grit! Amber has been going from strength to strength, and we’re so proud of what she’s been achieving both in the salon and outside of it, winning competitions and developing her skills. “I love the idea of helping people understand the magic of beauty and feeling good within. I love colour work and am excited to be a part of the team here at True Grit” – Amber… Read More

A huge congratulations to our amazing girls Sammy and Libby who recently graduated with their National Certificate of Hairdressing. We couldn’t be more proud of these two, and how much they’ve achieved here in the salon. Congrats girls, well deserved!… Read More


Samantha will be back in the salon on the following dates, and is available for appointments on Saturday 11th November, 25th of November and Saturday 9th of December, 16th of December and 23rd of December.… Read More


Sarah has some exciting news; we’re proud to announce that she’s been promoted to MASTER Stylist, the highest recognition in the salon! From November 1st, cut and finish with Sarah will be $106. But that’s not all… she recently returned home from a holiday in Fiji where she got ENGAGED! Congrats Sarah!… Read More

Are you aware of our cancellation policy? We need 24 hours notice for you to cancel an appointment. Please understand our days are based around pre booked appointments, and it can really impact on your stylist’s day if you cancel your appointment at the last minute. A $30 fee will incur if we don’t receive 24 hours notice, but we hope we won’t have to enforce this. We really appreciate your understanding!      … Read More

Earlier this month we said goodbye to our wonderful Ashlee, who has  moved  to Melbourne to start her new role as a stylist  in the amazing Joey Scandizzo salon! If any of our fabulous clients are in Melbourne, make sure you pop in and pay Ashlee a visit! We wish her all the best and can’t wait to follow her exciting adventures!  http://www.joeyscandizzo.com.au    … Read More

Recently, Jacqui helped judge the annual Kitomba Awards. Here’s what she had to say about the experience: “I really enjoyed the judging process, it was great to be able to benchmark TG against NZ’s top salons of high calibre. I was presented with a list of finalists and left to my own devices. It took me 6 and a half hours to complete, I put everything into it and the entries were stunning. The finalists  should be very proud of the work and effort they’ve put into their entries. What stood out for me was the presentation of the entries.… Read More


  We were honoured to have Christchurch-based musician Yulia Townsend pop in to get her hair and makeup done for her performance at the Look Good Feel Better event at The Colombo. She looked incredible, and she absolutely rocked the pink look!  … Read More

Congrats to our very own New Generation stylist Amber King, who has been selected as a finalist in the Editorial Stylist of the Year photographic competition! We’re so excited for her, and can’t wait to hear the results! Our fingers are crossed for you, Amber!   Check out the beautiful shot by Vicky from VQ Photography, and her model Liana Piggot showcasing Amber’s stunning work!    … Read More


  Bex Brent, a L’Oreal ambassador from Willis and York salon in Wellington came in for a salon training day on colour where we created vision boards on Spring/Summer colour trends. We can’t wait to share our inspirational new colours with you!    … Read More