Bev Dodd

Master Stylist
"The ego wants quantity, but the soul wants quality" - Unknown

Bev has been creating beautiful hair for over 25 years.  A Vidal Sassoon-trained Precision Hair Cutter she is 'all about the cut'. As a senior member of Manchester Sassoon's UK, Bev had a vast clientele which included TV celebrities and pop stars.

Bev was an active member of the Teaching Team and was involved in fashion shoots for magazines as well as fashion shows for top designers.

Her philosophy is simple - a great haircut that suits your hair type, will take little styling time, and look sensational!

Bev is a firm believer in 'the power of positivity'.  An appointment with her will not only have you leaving with a great haircut but will also be a truly uplifting feeling.

"A move to New Zealand has been my dream for many years and to be a part of Buoy Salon & Spa is phenomenal!"

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May 2018

Salon of the Year 2018

Nov 2017

Industry Awards Best New Entrant

Nov 2017

NZ Salon of the Year 2017

Nov 2017

L'Oreal Grand Salon of the Year 2017

Bev Dodd's latest news

30 year Collection Goes Global

To celebrate our 30th year the Buoy Salon Team have created this award-winning and internationally published collection.


Treat & Transform with Fusio Dose

Fusio-Dose hair ritual is our bespoke in-salon treatment by Kérastase that will nourish your hair and leave you it with the shine that will turn heads.


Buoy NZ Salon of the Year 2017

Buoy Salon & Spa wins 5 of the most sought after awards in our industry.
Salon of the Year, L'Oréal Grand Salon of the Year, Excellence in Marketing, Business Stylist of the Year Chinney Yeap and Best New Entrant.


Derek Elvy's New Home Celebrated in NZ House & Garden

Learn more about Derek Elvy's most recent creative journey. Turning a Chocolate Factory in Featherston, Wairarapa into his home/living gallery. Get your hands on the March issue today.


Hairdresser of the Year Has a New Look

NZ’s Hairdresser of the Year Michael Beel received a fresh new look from Buoy Master Stylist Bev Dodd.


Big J Stylez Fringe Play Starring Jacob

Jacob has quickly become a very important member of the Buoy family. He is a very talented actor, dancer and is about to star in his own play 'Big J Stylez' at the Fringe Festival from March 6th.


Bev Dodd our Vidal Sassoon Trained Stylist

Bev Dodd hails from England and brings with her the expertise and knowledge gained from years working as a Vidal Sasson hair artist. Enjoy Bev's first BUOY BLOG.


Buoy launches new Website

Buoy Co-Owner & Managing Director Phillippa Middleton explains why creating a new online platform was so important to her vision to be the leaders in the Salon and Spa, and online.