Catherine has 35 years’ experience in the hairdressing industry. She has worked in Tunbridge Wells, then Crowborough for 7 years from the inception at Hair Gallery before moving to West London and working in Kew and Hampton. She returned to Hair Gallery in 2018 and bought the salon from her sister Lizzie in 2019.
An expert in all aspects of hairdressing, Catherine really enjoys creating looks for weddings, proms and parties. As a Wella Master Colourist, she loves a challenge when it comes to colouring hair, corrective colouring being a passion. Catherine also has many years’ experience in hair extension application and styling. Catherine sees clients on a Wednesday and Saturday using the rest of her week for education and running the business.
Catherine is the salon owner and educator, training the assistants through their NVQ level 2. She is the author of two NVQ text books on hairdressing, published by NelsonThornes.
Senior Designer/Creative Colourist - Lorna
Lorna has been with us since 2015 and is full time. She is a creative hair colourist and is a popular choice for our Kerastraight services. She is enthusiastic to always learn more and keep up to date with the latest products and trends.
Creative Designer / Creative Colourist- Nicky
Nicky works three days a week and has been with us since 2015. She is a very popular stylist who is great at perming, cutting and colouring hair. She is a bubbly, chatty lady and much-loved by our clients.
Senior Designer / Creative Colourist - Amy
Amy trained with us 18 years ago before gaining further experience in other great salons in Tunbridge Wells. During this time, she gained second place in a national competition! Loving all aspects of hairdressing, Amy has a particular passion for colour. Whether you are looking for something natural or vivid, Amy is ready for you. Eager to come back to us after having a family, Amy works part time and is ready and willing to help you to love your hair.
Artistic Designer/ Creative Colourist - Olivia
Olivia has been with us since 2014 starting as an assistant and has been seeing clients since 2017. She is a busy, full time stylist who is expert in Balayage and bouncy blowdries. She loves all aspects of hairdressing and has recently finished her NVQ level 3 advanced hairdressing qualification.
Head Receptionist - Diana
Diana has been with Hair Gallery for 20 years. She is literally the backbone of the salon! Always with a smile on her face, Diana can be found on reception, in the office, ordering stock or even mopping the floor. We couldn’t manage without her.
Receptionist - Tracy
Always with a welcoming smile, Tracy can be found on reception on Tuesdays and Thursdays. She has been with us since 2016 and loves chatting to our clients and making them feel comfortable.
1st year graduate stylist - Kiera
Kiera gained her NVQ level 2 in Hairdressing in May 2021 and is now working on her skillset. She has been with us since 2018 and loves styling hair for parties and weddings! Kiera is now on our 1st year graduate stylist programme where she will be undertaking further training alongside seeing clients of her own. She is very much looking forward to building new relationships with clients and solving some of your hair issues! She is bubbly and funny, all the clients love her. To book with Kiera at a discounted rate please call the salon.