Leanne Devine has successfully working within the Hair and Beauty industy for 21 years, Owner of HeadOffice Hair Specialist, Leanne opened the 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 opening HeadOffice 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.
My salon is my own personal dream..
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 ‘Hairdressing has been my passion for as long as I can remember, Owning my own salon was always my dream, and I am lucky enough to live out my dreams everyday by creating beautiful hair, for beautiful people. ‘ (Leanne, 2012)
In 2016, Lou was honoured by being accepted into the GHD Australia Style team, a prestigious team that recognises her talent and skill using GDH products. Lou has worked closely alongside some of the biggest names in the industry such as Tracy Hughes, Michael Beel and, Frank Apostolopoulos learning and mastering new techniques under their expert guidance.
Over the years Lou has amassed a wealth of experience in the Fashion and editorial areas of Hairdressing, and was honoured to be asked to teach stylists on behalf of GHD at salons across the country. At the Beginning on 2017 Lou was approached by GHD to help pioneer the GDH Black Label Master class stylist program giving her exclusive priority access to new products and news working closely with other GHD Ambassadors and at may VIP events.
Lou is an educator, a student of her craft and also a creative, by working in such close proximity with many celebrities of the Styling and Hair dressing world she has been able to grow into a rising star
Donna is a senior stylist that has 8 strong years under her belt, throughout her strong and illustrious career Donna has spent much of her time working closely with Keune Products. Whilst Donna is an all around hairdresser her specialities are in extensions, colouring and cutting.
Donna worked on the team that took part in a number of events such as The Blend Launch in 2016 and Sydney Fashion weekend 2016. Donna holds herself to the highest standards and continues to educate herself on the best practices and products within the industry, passionate about all things fashion and Hair Donna continues to refine her skill set and test her capabilities.
Donna worked behind the scenes on many Keune events and will also model for Keune, at the ‘A day with Keune’ event to be held at Starcity in June 2017.
Donna was also one of the talented stylists to work along side Tracy Hughes at the GHD Culture, a highly anticipated event with a plethora of celbrity guests.
Bernie is a Senior Stylist with 10 years’ experience behind her. Qualifying in Ireland, she is a Peter Mark trained hair stylist. With a passion for education she continues to upskill herself as well as spend time with the apprentices training them and passing on her knowledge.
As a well renowned event stylist, she was hand picked to travel to galway to style hair for the galway races. She has continued her event styling here in Australia styling in salon for events such as Sydney Rose of Tralee & A Day with Keune
Nicole is another one of our Peter mark Trained stylists. With 8 years of training, she is a Loreal Master Colourist. Her passion for cutting and colouring has shown in salon, with a technical knowledge for colouring she continues to impress with fantastic colours. Se has attended many Keune courses in her time here and has taken to Keune colour with ease.
Although she is an amazing all-around stylist, she has shown strong skills & knowledge with extensions. As an extension girl her self she prides herself on having a seamless finish and blend with all extension applications
Shannon has built a strong reputation whilst working in headoffice for the past 2 years. With her passion for wedding and even styling she continues to impress in salon. She has had the privilege of working along side Daniel Yap& many other well-known stylists, in events such as A Day with Keune.
Shannon’s continuing attendance to courses in the Keune Academy have pushed her already amazing colouring skills through the roof. As our resident expert in balayage & Ombre, she likes to experiment with tones to give every client a colour tailored to suit them. Her talent is being put to good use, with Shannon appearing in many Keune Colour Launches in the past 2 years.
Sarah is a young enthusiastic stylist from New Zealand. She started working at HeadOffice in 2013 and has seen tremendous growth and skill acquisition in her time at HeadOffice, currently Sarah is working toward finishing her training and earning her qualifications, but is proficient in blow dry’s, treatments, and colouring services.
Sarah has shown great promise with her styling scissors and creates beautiful, innovative and complimentary styles for all her models. Through creative cutting, Sarah is able to produce fashionable and appealing styles for all face shapes.
Laura is the Salon Coordinator and Manager, Laura is also a trained hairdresser and earned her qualifications in Ireland at the Peter Mark Salon where she trained as a Hair dresser for 4 years.
Laura is a self starter and go getter, she invests heavily in her education and keeps up to date on the latest trends and hair fashions. With a passion for the industry Laura has successfully transitioned herself from young hairdresser to experienced Salon Manager.
As Point of contact for the Salon, Laura ensures she is always well versed in the latest hair trends and is available to answer any questions our clients may have to the highest degree.
Annabelle & Sydney.
Annabelle and Sydney have been with Head office for 2 years now. As our babies in the salon the senior stylists take pride in taking them under their wing and grooming them to be the amazing stylist they have the ability to be.
With a strong focus on education or two apprentice regularly attend course at the Keune academy to up skill themselves in all aspects of hairdressing.
With magical fingers Annabelle has mastered the art of a head massage as well as the understanding of our So Pure Essentials range. Her ‘Can DO’ attitude not only brings a positive attitude to the salon it is allowed her to excel through the basics and move on to showing her talent using styling tools on the salon floor.
Sydney’s bubbly personality is one that is hard too miss in the salon. Sydney excels at anything she puts her mind to and has already shown our senior stylist her impressive skills with styling tools on the floor. Her young on trend street fashion filters through into the salon, it keeps us on our toes & up to date with what’s in style.