The backbone and heart and soul of the salon, 20 years experience she opened this salon on the 17th of March 2010 (St Patrick’s day), a day very special to her as it commemorates her Irish Heritage. Leanne has been in Australia for over a decade, and been an accomplished hairdresser since 1996.
Leanne started her career back in Ireland in the prestigious Peter Mark salon, where she was classically trained and received such awards as ‘Master colorist – by Wella’ and ‘Exceptional new stylist award’ by the Academy of Hair, health and Beauty.
While working In Ireland, Leanne was commissioned to style the hair of many Irish celebrities from the boys in Westlife to the President of Ireland Mary McAleese!
Since Arriving in Australia Leanne’s talents have not gone un-noticed, she received awards from Keune and Wella, two very well known and trusted Hair care specialists. Since opening her own salon in 2010, Leanne has been awarded the Brightest and Best business award and been named a Keune Gold Medal salon, she has been invited to style hair for fashion week, weddings, and a number of other fashion shows across Sydney.
Leanne’s major passions are ‘hair, fashion, and anything that allows people to feel beautiful.’ Her main focus ‘ is to achieve an overall look that my clients feel empower them to go out and take on the world, I believe that behind every great hairstyle is a great story, and I aim to create styles and colors for my clients they would not originally be able to create themselves. I pride myself on quality and creating perfection’
‘Hairdressing has been my passion for as long as I can remember, I cant imagine there will every be a day that I don’t wake up and don’t enjoy coming into work. My salon is my own personal dream, and I am lucky enough to live out my dreams everyday by creating beautiful hair, for beautiful people. ‘ (Leanne, 2012)
Lynda is the HeadOffice Salon Manger, previously a global account manager at a large multi-national corporation back in Ireland she demonstrates a strong focus on customer centric business practices.
Lynda is the first point of contact for all clients, managing all bookings, follow up phone calls and initial consultations.
With a strong focus on customer service and satisfaction, Lynda describes herself as a people person who loves to develop long and lasting relationships.
With exceptional time management and organisational skills, Lynda has worked tirelessly to organise and compose the arrival of World renowned Stylists Daniel Yap and Sam Han to the salon in mid-November 2015.
In the beginning Lynda was only working at HeadOffice two days a week, through absolute dedication to her job and a love of her profession Lynda went above and beyond for all the clients and stylist alike making herself an invaluable asset to the salon, it was only fitting she became a permanent fixture on the salon floor. Entering into a full time role Lynda says ‘I love working in the Salon, getting to meet and greet Clients, building relationship! No two days are every the same and I love that I get to learn something new every day!
Lynda single handily handles the day to day operations of the salon and all marketing and social media activities of HeadOffice Hair Specialist. With a wealth of experience in customer service and social selling it is hard to believe she has had the time to become specifically trained in KEUNE courses such as Retail Therapy Inspiration and Consultation, So Pure Wellness Rituals and the The Show Case.
Debbie landed in Australia in 2010, leaving one of Irelands top salons ‘Cowboys and Angels’, where she acquired over 8 years of experience from some of the countries top stylists.
Debbie gained a plethora of experience while working in Ireland, with a creative eye and a genuine interest in hair and hair styling Debbie is an enthusiastic and skilled hairdresser, excelling in cutting, coloring and extension application.
Her expertise have been commissioned for a number of photo-shoots for high- class magazine shoots and she even styled the stars off the popular Television series “Off the rails”
Debbie came to Australia with the hope to share some of her knowledge and classical edge to the art of hair-dressing, she is easy-going, friendly and often described as a perfectionist by her peers. Always looking to broaden her knowledge base Debbie has cut, colored, styled and pinned the hair of hundreds of beautiful brides, debutantes and Irelands rich and famous.
Creative and dynamic hair stylist with a high degree of technical knowledge, experience in salon management and excellent client interaction skills. I have 16 years of industry experience working in busy salons, fashion shows, editorial work and TV. I attend courses and seminars on a regular basis in order to stay on the forefront of the hairdressing industry.
The art of hairdressing is constantly evolving and therefore, so are my skills. As a stylist who values my clients, my goal is to deliver constant results when it comes to understanding and achieving my clients’ needs and wants. Trained by several leading companies including Vidal Sassoon Academy, London and MOHH.
Recently awarded, Highly Commended in the Keune colour awards 2014.
“I specialize in bridal and event hair. Up-styles for me personally, really allow to express creativity and personality through the art of hair up. I believe my brides should feel like and receive star treatment on their special day. Understanding the fundamental’s of hair cutting and colouring and how they both marry together is my objective for each individual client, and how it expresses their personality and lifestyle. Hair is an opportunity for me to make my clients look and feel beautiful.”
Deirdre is a senior colorist, She is an experienced master barber and has dedicated her life to her passion for hair, in particular with gents cuts. Deirdre has a drive that is impressive to anyone who meets her, her forever-learning attitude, technical skills, natural style and friendly aura enables her to leave every individual client satisfied.
Deirdre possesses a keen eye for detail but is also a competent listener and always has the individual clients needs at the fore front for her styles.
Deirdre has worked in many award winning salons in her hairdressing career, after travelling from London on a backpacking holiday, Deirdre has since had a love affair with Australia, and brought along her grace, style and creativity, with ongoing training.