David Belfer – Proprietor

Master Stlyist

David wants to thank you in advance for considering Emphasis Hair for the opportunity to serve you and your family’s hair care needs.  As the founder of Emphasis Hair in 2004, David brings a wealth of over 33 years Hairdressing experience in all aspects of the trade. Having worked with some of the Australia’s best industry celebrities as a stylist, colourist, but also as a trainer and stage presenter for Redken, Loreal and Matrix, David also ran a successful Salon Management Training Business with over 1200 clients around Australia and New Zealand.

Emphasis Hair is the 4th salon that David has owned in the last 25 years.

All have been a journey from Cocoon Hair, Metamorphosis Styling to the current Emphasis Hair (shortened version of Metamorphosis).

David’s philosophy is hair is simply this…

“To bring an clients inner beauty to the surface to shine on the outside for all to see”.

Cutting hair is only part of David’s passion. Cutting your hair the way you want it is everything. Along with cutting, styling and product knowledge you will have the added value of colouring the hair to compliment your haircut. This in his opinion can take a regular haircut and turn it in to the hair style you’ve always wanted.

As a professional he is committed to consistently providing you with excellent customer service. He takes pride in offering you the most current updated looks, and top of the line Matrix colour system. He will personally give you the education you deserve on proper product usage.

Last, but not least, he is committed to continuing his education,in order that he can be the best he can be, this he knows is important to you.

At your scheduled time together, he will look forward to providing you with the best service you will ever experience!


Master Stylist

I’ve been in the Hairdressing industry for over 18 years having spent the last 10 of them at Emphasis Hair. I take my craft seriously in every aspect of the word.

I find it a privilege to be of service to my clients, many of whom have been with me for over 17 years. I pride myself in precision cutting and colouring, always with your ease of maintenance at heart. I have built a solid trusting client base that I have loved sharing each other’s lives.

I look forward to meeting you soon at Emphasis Hair.


Louise has had a passion for the hair industry all of her adult life.  She has been qualified for more than seventeen years and has spent 11 of those right here at Emphasis Hair. In that time she has mastered hair techniques including long hair, precision cutting, and foil blow waving.  However her specialty and passion is colour.  Louise has used Matrix Professional colour products exclusively over the past 16 years and knows it like the back of her hand.

Louise believes in continual education and strives to stay at the forefront of her field with her knowledge of new products and services available in order to provide excellent service to her clientele.  She specializes in cutting edge colouring techniques, foil highlights and lowlights, colour correction, gray reduction, fashion cuts, modern cuts, razor cuts, men’s cuts, kid’s cuts, styling, and special occasion hair dressing. She stays updated on all the latest trends so that she can give you the look you want.

Louise places high value on listening to her clients, understanding their needs and respecting their hair….and she strives for unlimited creativity!

In her spare time… She has no spare time as she has a toddler that keeps her on her toes at home as well as her beloved English Bulldog.