Our Story




Isjon & The Team:

With over thirty years’ experience, Isjon Intercoiffure is one of South Africa’s most well-recognised Redken Ambassador Salons and Nioxin Hair & Scalp Analysis Specialists – one of the few salons in SA using the Nioxin Nioscope technology.

Our Multi-Award Winning Salon offers:

  • A highly qualified Team and skilled group of professionals who are able to create a complete look from hair, beauty and fashion, to make-up, colour and wardrobe planning. All these experts are at your finger-tips.
  • A Team that also shares their expertise and knowledge in our very popular workshops:
    • Up-Styling,
    • How To Use a Flat Iron
    • Curling with a Flat Iron,
    • Hands-On Make-Up Lessons, and
    • Bridal Preparations and Planning and much more.
  • Ask us about our After-Hours Hands-On Workshops and Full Day Classes and Make-Overs.

  • Specialists in all hair types, including African and other types of Ethnic Hair.
  • Professional brands, from the backwash, to the stylist’s chair, to the retail products, including make-up, everything is designed with your specific needs in mind. The salon has a warm, classic and calm interior and is perfectly situated close to the M1 Woodmead on- and off-ramps. There is a Perfect10 next door, should you wish to make use of their services contact 011 656 9650.
  • Accommodation at our guest house, Willow Place, should you like to spend the day at the salon and stay overnight.

About Johan:

  • Salon owner and multi-award winner with over thirty years’ experience, Johan Nortjé and Isjon are long-time members of the internationally world renowned Intercoiffure-Mondial organisation, Johan being Fashion Director for many years for both Intercoiffure South Africa and Oceania: www.intercoiffure-mondial.org.
  • Johan is also the inventor and creator of the revolutionary Acublot products which use the sorbent properties of human hair as a solution to oil pollution to assist with the prevention and recovery of hydraulic and lubrication oil spills and is also a great substitute for compost. See the video here. To see more on this solution to oil pollution go to www.acublot.com.

Our Awards

Johan and his Team have snapped up a list of coveted local and international awards in hairdressing, fashion, professional make-over application, business management and team spirit. This is testimony to their skill, professionalism, and all round passion for fashion!

  • Global Business Award for Salon Leadership 2006
  • The Global Salon Business Award for Entrepreneurial Spirit 2004
  • The Intercoiffure Personality Award - 2003
  • Winner of the L’Oreal Color Trophy - 2003
  • Winner of the Wella Make-over Presentation Award - 2003
  • Redken Hairstylists of the Year
  • Redken Hairstylists of the Year – Team event
  • Johan Nortje graduated from an intensive Salon Management Programme at the prestigious University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA).