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Our Experts

Meet the best hairstylists from all over the world! As true hair gurus, they share with you indeep secrets of the salon universe, to enhance your hair look whatever your hair type and hair color. Wondering what hairstyle would suit you best ? Look no further, our experts will tell you all about it.

Adam Reed

Adam Reed

Founding Partner & Director, Percy & Reed, London

Adam Reed is one of Britain’s foremost hairdressers. Adam's work has taken him all over the world, working with some of the world's fashion and beauty icons.

Alexandra Lazic

Beauty Editor

As a hair and beauty journalist, Alex is committed to equipping readers with all there is to know about the latest trends, tips, and tricks in order to make sure you get your next haircut, colour, or style just right.

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Amber Swift

L’Oréal Colour Specialist

A well-known face on the global seminar circuit for presenting educational seminars and masterclasses, Amber is constantly stretching the limits of her creativity and has the expertise to create beautiful commercial and innovative works.

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Amy Lawrenson

Beauty Editor

A British beauty editor now living in Amsterdam, Amy has over 12 years of experience writing for top beauty publications such as ELLE, Women's Health and Byrdie.

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Andrea Daley

Creative Director at Barbara Daley

Andrea Daley is creative director at Barbara Daley, Liverpool’s premier hair destination.

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Andria Kaisharis

Colour Director, Fowler35

Andria Kaisharis is a colour-obsessed hairdresser and lover of pink-hair.

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Angel Montague-Sayers

Educator & Stylist

L’Oréal Professionnel Educator & International Session Stlylist

Anna Short

Colour Director - Daniel Galvin

With over ten years’ experience in the industry, Anna has worked in some of London’s top salons across the West End and Chelsea.

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Antony Rawlings

Creative Director at Lockonego London

A graduate of world renowned Central St Martins College of Art and Design, Anthony is currently the Creative Director of award winning London Salon, Lockonego.

Ashleigh Hodges

Ashleigh Hodges

Artistic Director, Matrix

Being an all-rounder, Ashleigh brings creativity and inspiration to everything she does. She works in Jamie Stevens’ busy Salon in London and educates for Matrix throughout UK and Ireland.

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Barbara Daley


Liverpool based hairdresser defining the link between hair and fashion for the last 23 years.

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Ben Hards

Salon Owner & Celebrity Session Stylist

Ben Hards is the owner of award winning salon The Square - Salon & Spa and a sought-after celebrity session stylist.

Bill Underwood

Principal Stylist, Charles Worthington Salons

Biolage Expert and Principal Stylist at Percy Street, Bill has been with Charles Worthington Salons for an impressive 19 years. An experienced and talented colourist, Bill has qualified as both a Colour Degree and Blonde Expert.

Carly Hobbs


Carly LOVES everything and anything hair; her locks are her number one accessory so she is always treating them to her favourite products, treatments and salon services so they look their swishy best.

Caroline Schmitt

Creative Stylist

Caroline loves expressing her creativity through hair, something she is able to do in her session work.

Charlotte Mensah

Founder and Creative Director of Charlotte Mensah Hair Lounge

Charlotte Mensah, the highly respected and influential, award-winning British/Ghanaian hairstylist, is the beauty industry’s authority on natural, textured and mixed heritage Afro hair.

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Christian Wiles

Hair Artist and Educator

A multi-award winning hair artist, industry influencer, showman and educator who is widely known for bridging the gap between ladies and gentlemen's hairdressing.

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Craig Purves

Artistic Director, Eleven Mayfair

Craig has been a successful salon-based hairdresser for 25 years. His loyal client base includes many fashion, media and business professionals.

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Craig Taylor

Creative Director at Hari’s Salons

Creative Director at Hari’s Salons

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Darren Fowler

Owner and Creative Director, Fowler35 + Founder of the Fowler Hair Academy

The award-winning Creative Director and owner of boutique London hair studio fowler35 and the founder of the Fowler Hair Academy.

Dylan Bradshaw

L'Oréal International Stylist

A strong presence in the fashion world, Dylan’s career spans over 15 years. His signature approach to hairdressing has led him & his salon to receive over 50 awards & accolades.

Elizabeth Hall

Elizabeth Hall


An American journalist living in Paris, Elizabeth has a passion for all things hair.

Emily Arata

Senior Editor,

As an employee of L’Oréal, Emily works with celebrity stylists to make finding the right cut, color, or style easier than ever before. She's previously written for Allure, Elite Daily, and First We Feast.

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Emma Beveridge

Stylist | Senior Technican at Trevor Sorbie

Stylist | Senior Technican at Trevor Sorbie

Gareth Williams

Creative Ambassador Headmasters Salons

Gareth loves creating gorgeous, healthy, on-trend client friendly hair. He is the winner of Salon Business Ultimate Stylist 2018 and you can find him working on clients in Headmasters Mayfair Salon, as well as educating other hairdressers across the UK and Internationally.

George Papanikolas


When Hollywood’s trendiest celebrities need the hottest looks on the red carpet and create buzz in print, on camera and online, the hair artist they’re most likely to call is George Papanikolas. George Papanikolas is one of the hottest and most sought after Colorists in Hollywood, and has been recognized as one of the country's top colorists by countless publications.

Guido Palau

Redken Global Creative Director

A true visionary and backstage icon, Guido’s influence in the industry can be seen on the runways of top NYFW, LFW, MFW, and PFW shows, in editorial, and translated into the everyday consumer.

Guy Kremer

L’Oréal Professionnel Ambassador

Multi-award winning Guy (with a stack of creative and business accolades to his name) has developed a salon famed for its technical expertise and excellent customer care.

The online destination for everything hair, powered by L'Oréal

The site showcases stylists’ professional expertise and promotes the latest industry innovations. Through smart, conversational content, brings stylists to their clients in a new way.

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Hanna Karlsson

Master Stylist, Charles Worthington

Hanna has joined Charles Worthington from Sweden where she trained and worked before deciding to move to the UK.

Heidi Walkington

L’Oréal UKI

Heidi is a trend and social media expert at L’Oréal UK, you can find her backstage at fashion week seeking out what’s hot in hair!

India Miller

Artistic & Creative Director, Charlie Miller

Regarded as being one of the UK’s most influential hair designers with a consistent quality, style and energy at the leading edge of hairdressing.

James Galvin

Style Director at Daniel Galvin

James takes a unique approach to modern hair cutting, constantly taking inspiration from the ever changing street culture and art scene that London has to offer.

Jelani Addams Rosa

Junior Editor,

As an employee of L'Oréal, Jelani brings her knowledge and passion for hair care to Before joining the team, she spent time at Celebuzz, Seventeen, and Cosmo for Latinas.

Jonathan Soons

Jonathan Soons, Creative Ambassador Headmasters Salons

Jonathan loves individuality and street styled hair, he also has a slight obsession with all things French - from Birkin to Bardot hair for him its best when it is worn undone and effortlessly cool.

Jordan Garrett

Stylist at Luke Hersheson Salons

From London to L.A, San Fran to New York, Jordan is Luke’s former assistant and has picked up the tricks of the trade on the sets of editorial shoots and backstage at Fashion Week.

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Kat Farmer

Blogger at "Does My Bum Look 40 In"

Kat is a self-confessed fashion addict documenting her journey finding her style in her 40s on her Blog and Instagram Does My Bum Look 40 In This.

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Katie Hale

Master Stylist, Head of Colour and Senior Salon Manager at Percy Street

Katie is a Master Stylist, Head of Colour and Senior Salon Manager at Percy Street, and has worked at Charles Worthington Salons for over 10 years.

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Lexie Shay Rabbett

Pulp Riot Educator

Lexie is an Australian Artist who has now moved to Leeds, UK. Lexie has been in the industry for 13+ years, and is part of the Pulp Riot - Riot Squad.

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Lisa Haynes

Beauty Editor

Lisa is a London-based beauty editor who’s obsessive about anything and everything beauty, especially hair. Work hobbies include taking insta-hair Boomerangs and trend spotting backstage. She is eternally trying to achieve tousled, second-day hair (and loves a killer blow-dry).

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Luke Pluckrose

Creative Director, Saks Hair & Beauty UK

Saks Art Team member since 2011, appointed Creative Director in May 2015.

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Mads-Sune Lund

Danish Redken Stylist

Josh Wood Atelier

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Mai Ha

Director (Stylist) at Trevor Sorbie

Both artistic and innovative, Mai is an invaluable source of inspiration for the Art Team at Trevor Sorbie.

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Megan Niccolls

Artistic Director, Voodou Liverpool

Having spent the last 4 years of her career at Voodou Liverpool, Megan has accumulated a clientele who equally share the same passion for colour as she does.

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Michelle Marshall

International Redken Artist

Owner of Award Winning Michelle Marshall Salon, with over 25 years experience as a Salon Professional.

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Michelle Thompson

Creative Director - Francesco Group

Michelle Thompson is Francesco Group’s Creative Director, in her role she helps to shape the creative standards and trends across the 40 salon group; sharing her knowledge and expertise with the next generation of hairdressers.

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Nathan Walker

International Technical Director - Trevor Sorbie

Nathan Walker, is a colour guru – dubbed the colour doctor by his celeb clients who want to chop and change their shade as often as their outfits.

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Nicola Griffin


56 Year-Old Model

Nicole OGormon

Nicole O'Gorman

Colour & Styling Artist for Matrix

Nicole, a Colour and Styling Artist for Matrix was awarded one of Ireland’s top 10 bridal, fashion and photographic stylists by the IHF.

Nicole Vince

Hair journalist

Nicole is a hair and beauty journalist with a particular fondness for the latest bright hair colors. There isn't a hair trend or tip unobserved by Nicole.

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Paco Latorre

Creative Director Of Live True London Salons And Redken Artist

Paco Latorre has over 20 years experience in the hairdressing profession, working in prestigious salons worldwide including London, Barcelona and Madrid.

Paul Edmonds

Paul Edmonds

Internationally Hair Stylist

Internationally renowned hair stylist Paul Edmonds is an authority within the hair industry and has taught and mentored some of UK’s most renowned stylists.

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Phoebe Barber


Phoebe is a London/Leeds based writer with a passion for hair and beauty blogging. She has recently joined the L’Oréal Team, and loves being up with all the hottest hair and beauty trends in the business.

Richard Ward

Richard Ward

Award-winning Royal & celebrity hairdresser

Award-winning Royal and celebrity hairdresser Richard Ward is one of the industry’s leading lights, and one of the media’s most wanted hairdressers.

Rick Roberts

Rick Roberts

L’Oreal ID Artist & Matrix Destination Fame Winner

Rick Roberts is fast becoming a big name in the Hairdressing World. His talent and creativity has been recognised with numerous nominations and wins under his belt. Finalist at The British Hairdressing Awards and Black Hair & Beauty Awards, Rick has really established himself as a ‘one to watch’.

Sarah Black

Sarah Black

Colour Expert at Linton and Mac

Sarah visually communicates cutting edge concepts through colour and style. Her passion lies in the process of creating trends - this progressive approach lead to her winning L’Oreal Colour Trophy 2017.

Sarah Bondoc

Junior Beauty Editor

Sarah is a Paris-based American journalist who has a passion for hair and beauty.

Seniz Alkan

Senior Colourist, Neville Hair & Beauty

Seniz began her career over a decade ago when she started working at Neville Hair & Beauty.

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Sid Sottung


With over 30 years in the hair industry, Sid started out by working with Vidal Sassoon and moved on to open his own world renowned Academy in 2014.

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Skyler McDonald

Creative Director of Skyler London

Creative director of Skyler London and creative genius behind the seanhanna brand

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Tegan Hannah

Creative Colourist And Educator

Training in London’s top salons Tegan quickly became one of the most sort after creative colourists in London. logo

Tom Connell

International Artistic Director at Trevor Sorbie


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Tom Connell

International Artistic Director at Trevor Sorbie

Tom is the Artistic Director for Trevor Sorbie, a role he has earned through his incredible contributions to the company.

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Trevor Sorbie

Founder Of The Trevor Sorbie Brand And Hair Loss Charity 'mynewhair'

Founder of the fearless Trevor Sorbie brand and mynewhair, a pioneering charity supporting those with medical hair loss, Trevor Sorbie is one of Britain’s most renowned celebrity hairdressers.