Vicki Bush

Master Colourist & Master Stylist
"Why look at the ground, when you can look at the sky!" - Vicki's Dad

Vicki has over 30 years experience in hairdressing and colour. Her skills have taken her from Kaitaia to London and back to the capital of fashion – Wellington.  She has styled royalty to rock stars.  Vicki is a vibrant, stylish, kind lady, dedicated to her chosen craft. She believes that when you work in hairdressing the world is your oyster for life. 

Vicki has owned a very successful salon in Auckland, with that brings a maturity and understanding of hair and customer service, that is an asset to our award-winning team. The feedback we receive from your clients is consistently excellent, she has a deep passion for creating a unique style for you. Her Colour work is outstanding!

Everything Vicki does she does with grace, style and with a smile. 


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Nov 2017

Industry Awards Best New Entrant

May 2018

Salon of the Year 2018

Nov 2017

NZ Salon of the Year 2017

Nov 2017

L'Oreal Grand Salon of the Year 2017

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Sep 2018

Love Vicki

I would like to acknowledge the good service I get from your team. I have only recently started having my hair cut at Buoy and I absolutely love and trust Vicki 


Jul 2018

Why Buoy is Wonderful

A) Putting your customer first 


Dec 1972

Every time I come in I have a consistently great experience

I had a Cut, Colour and Blow Wave yesterday with Vicki and I’m really happy with it.  She did a fab job.  


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Vicki Bush's latest news

Exclusive Laser Evening

Celebrating living in your best skin ever. We have invested in the most advanced Laser technology and holding an exclusive invite-only event to celebrate. 100% of ticket sales donated to Mary Potter Hospice in memory of the late Derek Elvy.


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.



To celebrate our 30th year the Buoy Salon team created this internationally published collection with some of the worlds most talented creatives.


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.


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.


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.