Who we are
COCON is the ultimate beauty experience in an exclusive hideaway in the centre of Antwerp, offering its guests a wide range of professional beauty services, and even power naps, in the comfort of private cocoons.
We aim to add that little touch of spark and glow to your life that makes you stand out, lending you the perfect look of your hair and face. COCON wants to offer you an unforgettable experience, treating you as a very special guest and responding to your individual needs and desires. Leaving our venues, we want you to feel empowered, pampered and confident, full of vitality and new energy.
What makes us stand out
Beauty and more
COCON offers guests utmost professional multiservice around beauty and wellness, from hair cut & styling, hair colors, facial treatments to service for body & mind (wellness, manicure, nail colors, cosmetic pedicure).
COCON adds that little touch of spark and glow to your life that makes you stand out, lending you the perfect look of your hair, face, hands and feet. Respecting your busy lifestyle, COCON offers a stress-free, convenient experience - you receive all desired beauty services within one appointment.
At COCON, we only work with the best brands, offering finest ingredients and latest technologies. In our open lab with its color bar, you can witness how our artists are carefully selecting and preparing hair colors according to specifically defined protocols from L’Oréal Professionnel, hair care treatments from Kérastase Paris and facial treatments from Maria Galland Paris.
At COCON, we also care about preserving your beauty until the next visit by offering appropriate hair and face care rituals at home. A fine selection of high-quality products can be bought in the boutique store.
Peace and tranquility
Feel treated as a very special guest in the comfort and safety of your private cocoon, responding to your individual needs and desires.
Each guest is received in her own private cocoon where she can listen to her own music or change the light at her personal preference. Everything is focused on an individual customer service, relaxation and beauty. You can enjoy this moment of quality while getting a detailed explanation on every treatment and personal advice.
Our guests receive all beauty services without changing location. Cut, Styling, Coloration, Hair care, Skin care, Nails & Foot services are performed in the privacy of your cocoon.
Hospitality and pleasure
COCON is a guest-centric, hospitality driven beauty salon with coffee bar, food service, private library and business corner.
Guests can also enjoy a small lunch, a coffee, a special tea, a healthy cocktail or a glass of champagne at the bar situated next to the garden. For those with a busy schedule there is even a business corner with all facilities provided to finish some work. Guests can escape the city life and offer themselves a moment of calm, enjoying the art works or looking into one of the beautiful magazines or books from the small private library.
DESIGN and class
At COCON, you immediately sense the elegance, the generosity and the extraordinary. An ambience featuring modern design, class, professionalism and cleanliness.
COCON is a unique, nurturing hideaway, integrating 8 individual 'cocons', a generous welcome and catering area, a hotel-lobby style reception, an open kitchen lab, a private garden as well as an inspiring retail space.
The concept was created by "De Jongens" (Dries Henau & Yuri Vandenbogaerde) and the interior was designed by by Bob Verhelst and "WeWantMore".
You are the center of our attention
Your professional stylist will listen to your desires and concerns, and perform a professional 360° diagnostic of your hair and / or skin, followed by a professional advice.
At every visit, we are pleased to offer you drinks from our bar in your private cabin with your individual choice of music. Or relax!
Beauty starts with pleasure.
Feel welcomed with a glass of champagne in our lounge. Enjoy a freshly brewed coffee along with a warm croissant in your private cocoon or in our peaceful garden. Fancy a healthy breakfast? We offer yoghurt with seasonal fruits and home made granola bars in the morning. Should you feel appetite for a healthy snack between services, choose a delight from our selection of fine snacks. Crown your experience with a glass of wine or another champagne whilst browsing fashion magazines from our library.
Our professional hair stylists and beauticians, which we consider artists in their respective métier, have worked in leading salons and proven to master the world leading skills and techniques. Our artists not only have a reputation and are rewarded for being experts in their handcraft but have also been qualified in the Kérastase and Maria Galland academies in Paris. Constantly aiming for perfection, every two weeks, we dedicate 3 hours for training to ensure each staff member keeps up with our high-quality standards.
Jody is a highly qualified hairstylist with 16 years experience and 14 years as salon manager. Jody speaks Dutch and English.
Petra is an experienced hair stylist with more than 25 years experience, of which 15 as salon manager. She speaks Dutch and English.
With 15 years experience as hair stylist in high end beauty salons Malvina masters all hairdressing services. She speaks Dutch and French.
Cedric is a passionate beautician, make-up artist and nail stylist with multiple years experience. He speaks Dutch, French and English.
Olga is a highly creative top hair stylist with experience in Russia, Italy, The Netherlands and Belgium. She speaks Russian and English fluently.
Rayana has proven to master a broad range of beauty services during her 12 years professional experience. She speaks Dutch and English.
Naomi is a broadly qualified beautician with 20 years experience in exclusive beauty salons. She speaks Dutch, French and English fluently.