Salon Squad

Here you’ll find photos and biographies of all our talented Thirsk hairdressers so you can get to know us a little better.

We all love hairdressing, and have a passionate commitment to make all our clients look and feel fabulous!

team


emma
emma
emma

Salon Owner

Emma AKA – The Boss Lady

  • FAVOURITE PASTIME – Creating bespoke colours
  • FAVOURITE ANIMAL – Slow Loris
  • FAVOURITE COLOUR – Glitter pink
  • FAVOURITE QUOTE – If your dreams don’t scare you, they’re not big enough

With over 20 years’ experience, Emma has had some fantastic opportunities to work alongside some of the industry’s biggest names. She has work on stage in London and shows for the like of GHD; she always strives to ensure salon 54 has the best hairdressing in Thirsk with the best customer care. And if all the awards wins are anything to go by, then we can safety say that’s exactly what she has achieved

chris
chris
chris

Floor Manager

Chris AKA – Big Daddy

  • FAVOURITE PASTIME – Looking after Salon 54
  • FAVOURITE ANIMAL – Hippopotamus
  • FAVOURITE COLOUR – Lime green
  • FAVOURITE QUOTE – Only those that can see the invisible can do the impossible

Chris is the organ grinder, behind the scenes he keeps everything running smoothly, be it payroll to marketing he’s the creative business thinker, on the salon floor he’s your perfect host, ensuring the clients are looked after and enjoying every part of the Salon 54 experience.

natalie
natalie
natalie

Senior Designer

Natalie AKA – The chatter box

  • FAVOURITE PASSTIME – Everything Hair
  • FAVOURITE ANIMAL – Unicorn
  • FAVOURITE COLOUR – Pink
  • FAVOURITE QUOTE – Dream higher than the sky and deeper than the ocean

Natalie has been with Salon 54 since she was just 14, she’s always happy and has a gift for making even the most nervous clients feel relaxed, she been a finalist in The One – Colour Award and has trained with one of the best long hair specialists in the country,to be able to bring to you the best quality hair ups in Thirsk.

shannon
shannon
shannon

Senior Designer

Shannon AKA – The giggler

  • FAVOURITE PASTIME – I love getting creative with my scissors
  • FAVOURITE ANIMAL – Dolphin
  • FAVOURITE COLOUR – Black
  • FAVOURITE QUOTE – Be yourself and always have fun!

Another home grown Salon 54 Senior designer, Shannon started out a shy 16 year old and has grown into a very talented, bubbly designer, with a passion for keeping up to date with current hair trends, with a good head on her shoulders she’s working towards becoming salon manager.

alisha
alisha
alisha

Senior Designer

Alisha AKA – Party Princess

  • FAVOURITE PASTIME – Creating stunning crops
  • FAVOURITE ANIMAL – Dog
  • FAVOURITE COLOUR – Pink
  • FAVOURITE QUOTE – Live for today because tomorrow never comes

Alisha joined us after completing her qualifications at Saks, she soon became one of our fastest growing designers, with her happy bubbly personality she will soon put you at ease, a whizz with scissors she loves creating short funky styles, keeping all her clients bang on trend with a style specially tailored to suit them.

april
april
april

Stylist & Makeup Artist

April AKA – The Make up Master

  • FAVOURITE PASTIME – Mad about makeup and brows
  • FAVOURITE ANIMAL – Mini Pigs
  • FAVOURITE COLOUR – Purple
  • FAVOURITE QUOTE – Difficult roads lead to beautiful destinations

April joined the salon squad and quickly became a real team player, as our graduate designer she is building her clients and assisting senior designers. April is also our in house make up and brow specialist, so shee will have you looking fabulous for your special events.

Anita
Anita
Anita

Stylist

Anita AKA – Little’un

  • FAVOURITE PASTIME – Braiding….long hair is my passion
  • FAVOURITE ANIMAL – Pug
  • FAVOURITE COLOUR – Aqua Blue
  • FAVOURITE QUOTE – Live life to the full, you only get one run

Anita is an integral part of the salon squad, she started out as a Saturday girl and within her first year of apprenticeship, she has started to build her own clientele, her bouncy blow dries are the biggest, her hair ups are amazing, she has natural talent and her passion for hair has really helped her rocket through her apprenticeship.