Mel offers a full service hair salon for ladies and gents.

Welcome to

Mel Taylor Styling

Johannesburg Wedding Hair And Makeup artist Mel Taylor started her career twelve years ago after completing her apprenticeship at Simon Warwick London for three years. Returning to South Africa she continued to excel in hair and joined the exclusive salon Fugo. With over six years at Fugo she made the decision to open up her own studio in Melville, Johannesburg.

Mel has a unique understanding of her clientele which has followed her for over ten years standing testament to the phenomenal service she provides.Mel’s attention to detail is unrelenting and she takes great pride in the service she provides.

Let Mel create the perfect style to complement your features, gown and veil. Mel will gladly discuss and demonstrate options, from soft cascading curls to an intricate up-do. Then on your wedding day, she will recreate the style that will leave you in the picture of perfection and feeling at ease to celebrate that special day with those special people.

Mel has her own hair studio tucked away in the heart of Melville, providing a quiet and serene environment for clients to relax and enjoy the experience that comes with wedding trials as well as the wedding itself.

Mel’s nail technician Precious is available by appointment for Mani-Pedi’s and Gelish whilst getting your hair done.

Groomsmen are also most certainly welcome to visit Mel at her studio in Melville or could be included into the wedding package.

Mel Taylor wishes you all the best in planning your special day and looks forward making you special day even more memorable.


I am amazed and grateful for the support and friendship I enjoy with my Clients. Their words both humble and lift me at the same time!

- Mel Taylor

Client Testimonials

Color and trim were fabulous. Product use guidance is always so appreciated. Love the salon. Such a convenient location. Mel is the best — don’t hesitate to visit.

Sam Ashley

Mel has been keeping my whole family stylish for the past ten years – we love Mel! Definitely book your next appointment here!

Angie Colt

You are the coolest!!! you did what i want and you didn’t push me into cutting my hair any shorter thank you so much! i love it!!

Hannah Adams

Mel was amazing on my wedding day, she made me look and feel beautiful and totally serene. What a wonderful experience. We love you Mel.

Natalie Simpson