About Us

The founder of Zara Hair Design is celebrating a decade of success in Blouwberg Cape Town and has taken her business to the next level branching out into the international education sector of the hair industry now known as Zahra international hair academy (ZIHA). At Zahra International Hair Academy (ZIHA), we want to give our students more than a qualification; we want to give them a lasting career. Join our academy and receive training in the real world of hairdressing, by a highly qualified and dynamic team of hairstylists and facilitators. ZIHA is powered by FAME Systems an accredited training body with City & Guilds and QTCO. The ZIHA team is a close-knit squad of hairdressing and training gurus that put their hearts and souls into their roles as mentors – they love seeing their students shine.

ZIHA is an INDUSTRY DRIVEN hair academy. Our devise academy comprises of all national and international students that is in need of quality hair training. Our direction is to educate the student to the highest level and by doing so; we can assist all services that is required within the hair industry. This process will also allow our students to perform their training more effectively as poor workmanship recourse will be substantially less.

ZIHA offers the most competitive prices in the industry. ZIHA is a modern, realistic and well-equipped salon environment where students will learn high fashion and creative hairstyling. Our groups are small, ensuring personal attention and dedicated one-on-one support to achieve goals and exceed potential. Through our extremely thorough assessment processes, we aim to equip our students with all the necessary skills to become successful hair stylists. Our facilitators are industry experts with more than 20 years’ experience, and are committed to support and mentor students every step of the way.