Toca Hair Salon 2 - Toca Boca

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Short takes

A role playing hairdresser app suitable for all ages.


No gambling content found in the levels played

This review of Toca Hair Salon 2 was completed by the Australian Council on Children and the Media (ACCM) on 28 March 2014.

About the app

This section contains details about the app provided by an ACCM Reviewer.

Name of app: Toca Hair Salon 2
Developed by: Toca Boca
Platform reviewed: Apple App Store, Google Play
Cost: Paid
Gambling content advice: No gambling content found in the levels played

ACCM review

This review of Toca Hair Salon 2 contains the following information:

The level to which the game was reviewed

Not fully reviewed yet.

App description

This App gives children a virtual hair salon, where players are able to experiment with the game character’s hair, cutting, colouring, curling and even making it grow.

Reviewers comments

A fun, role play App, with the player being a hairdresser, using the tools provided to create hair designs for the characters. A range of tools is presented for use in the salon including scissors, razors, curling irons, a “tonic” that makes hair instantly grow and a range of colours. As the hair is being played with the characters respond with noises and funny facial expressions. Children familiar with the Toca Boca apps may recognise similar characters used in this tool.

Some parents may be concerned that this App could encourage children to cut their own hair or use items such as curling irons that could be considered unsafe – so this reviewer would suggest parents use this tool with children aged over four years and discuss their concerns.

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Online information



No gambling content was found during the review.

Advertising and product placement


Gender stereotypes and sexual references


Coarse language


Game playing behaviour which may be of concern to some parents

Encouraging use of hair tools including scissors and curling irons may concern some parents.



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No gambling content found in the levels played