Going to the Hairdressers in German Posted by Larissa on Jun 17, 2016 in Uncategorized
This is a vocabulary post about what to say at the Hairdresser. I’ll be writing key words and sentences for when you go to the Hairdresser in order to explain exactly how you want your hair.
die Haare hair
die Frisur hairstyle
der Friseur/Frisör the hairdresser (“Friseur” is the original word from French and “Frisör is the German spelling. Both spellings are used in German)
der Termin the appointment
lockige Haare curly hair
glatte Haare straight hair
kurze Haare short hair
lange Haare long hair
der Pony fringe
der Mittelscheitel middle parting
der Seitenscheitel side parting
schneiden to cut
die Spitzen schneiden to trim
föhnen blow dry
Bob bob (short hair)
Pixie pixie cut (very short hair)
tönen to tone
färben to dye
der Ansatz the roots
die Hochsteckfrisur updo
der Fischgrätenzopf fish tail plait
die Dauerwelle perm
What your hairdresser would ask you:
Was kann ich für Sie heute tun?
What can I do for you today?
How to explain what you want done:
Ich möchte meine Spitzen schneiden lassen
I would like to have my hair trimmed
Ich möchte meine Haare schneiden lassen
I would like to have my hair cut
Ich möchte meine Haare schulterlang haben
I would like to have my hair shoulder length
Ich möchte meine Haare blond färben lassen
I would like to have my hair dyed blonde.
Ich möchte meine Haare stufig schneiden lassen
I would like to have layers cut in my hair
Ich möchte meine Haare lockig
I would like to have my hair curled
Ich möchte meinen Ansatz färben lassen
I would like to have my roots dyed.
If you think of anything else you would like to say at the hairdresser then pop it in a comment below! I hope this post has been helpful.
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