Claire opened Claire Davies Hairdressing in 1995 and started her hairdressing career 36 years ago. She is
qualified to Advanced Level and is also an Assessor.
Claire has attended many courses with L'Oreal, Wella & Vidal Sassoon. She understands the importance of ongoing training for her team and they all attend regular courses with industry professionals. Her main goal is to create a team of stylists she can help guide to reach their full potential.
Claire has a passion for working with curly hair, both natural and permed and creates striking results.
Claire's favourite product is Redken Guts. "It can be used on any hair type & it gives amazing root lift.".
Sam joined the Claire Davies team in 2003.
She is qualified to NVQ level 3, is an Assessor, Trainer and has a Diploma in Education and Training. In 2011 Sam became a Kerastase Ambassador.
As well as attending many industry courses over the years, Sam has been lucky enough to travel to Las Vegas with Claire to experience one of the industry's biggest events, Redken Symposium. She loves all areas of cutting & colouring and creating a complete look. She puts her clients at ease and works with them to create beautiful results. Sam has a love for highlighting and achieving natural, multi tonal results.
"Without a doubt my favourite products in the range are the in-salon rituals - Fusio Dose. They are pure luxury. Hair is left feeling and looking incredible. An experience to not be missed".
With over twenty years experience, Kirsty has been a part of the Claire Davies team from the early days, joining in 1995. She is qualified to
NVQ level 3.
Kirsty is passionate about cutting and colouring and has a natural talent for short hair cuts. Her precision and great attention to detail mean Kirsty's clients leave feeling truly pampered. Kirsty has attended many industry courses over the years and always grabs the opportunity to learn more.
Kirsty's 'must have' product is Kerastase Densimorphose mousse because she loves the 'voluminous' results it gives!
Maria started her career In Portugal over 28 years ago. She joined the Claire Davies team in 2001 and is qualified to NVQ level 3.
Maria's blow dries are incredible. Whether you want big and bouncy or smooth and straight, she's your stylist. She is also a perfectionist at 'hair-up occasion' hair.
Maria's at her best when working with thick, curly, frizzy or Afro type hair.
Maria adores Kerastase products because, in her words, "they give straightforward results".
Tasha started at Claire Davies in 2003. She is qualified to NVQ Level 3 and has recently become a qualified Assessor.
With her broad knowledge and recent qualification Tasha trains our up and coming Apprentices.
Tasha loves both colour and cutting and working with your hair to enhance what you have.
Tasha's top product is Kerastase Forme Fatal. "Heat protection and volume in one great product. It also gives incredible hold".
Tara started at Claire Davies as an apprentice in 2003 and has been a part of the team for 14 years.
With her broad knowledge in both cutting and colouring Tara works towards achieving results to suit her clients needs. She is passionate about colour.
Tara's must have product is Kerastase Keratin Thermique.
"It's a lovely light weight and smoothing heat protector. Once blow dried, hair is left smooth and shiny".
Becki joined the team in 2002 as a Saturday girl and qualified to NVQ Level 3 14 years ago. She has recently worked hard to achieve Redken's equivalent
to a colour degree and qualified as a Redken Certified Hair Colourist.
Becki loves working with colour and solving your colour needs. Becki has a talent for creative hair ups whatever the occasion.
"My favourite product is Kerastase Densimorphose. I love the volume it gives and it's lightweight too".
Hannah joined the Claire Davies team in 2014 and qualified to NVQ level 3 in 2007.
Hannah loves creating a complete look and excels when foiling and cutting. Her 'bob' creations are incredible.
Hannah's favourite product is Redken Rough paste. "It gives a lovely textured finish to a style and is reworkable all day".
Sophie started at Claire Davies in 2008 and qualified 9 years ago. She is qualified to NVQ Level 3 and has recently qualified as a Redken
Certified hair colourist. Sophie is our go to colour expert and enjoys solving your colour problems. She creates stunning looks using
freehand techniques, such as 'Balayage', and also has a natural talent for occasion hair.
Sophie's recommended product is Kerastase Elixir. "It is an all round great serum and it can be used on everyone. It finishes a blow dry brilliantly".
Georgia joined Claire Davies in August 2014 and has been qualified for 5 years. She is qualified to NVQ Level 3 and is also a qualified
nail technician, providing nail services in the salon.
Georgia's expertise is colour and she creates some striking looks. She excels in men's cutting and is looking to grow this area of her business.
Her 'go to' product is Redken One United because it has 25 benefits!
Lucy joined the team in March 2017 and has been qualified for 5 years. Qualified to NVQ Level 3 Lucy is competent in both colour and cutting.
With current trends in mind, Lucy excels in creative colouring techniques and styling. Her long hair blow dries are stunning.
Lucy's favourite product is Kerastase Ciment Thermique. "It is a light nourishing product with a lovely smell that suits most hair types!".
Hannz started her career at Claire Davies in 2014 and qualified 2 years ago. She is also our qualified nail technician.
Hannz enjoys both colour and cutting. She shows a natural talent for hair up, whether it's a wedding or a prom she is the stylist to go to.
Hannah's top product is Kerastase Keratin Thermique. "It provides heat protection and controls frizz for unruly hair. A 'must have' product when styling hair".
Emily started an apprenticeship with Claire Davies hairdressing in 2016. She is now a fully qualified NVQ
Level 2 Stylist, trained in both colour and cutting. She will go on to do her Advanced NVQ Level 3.
Emily has also benefited from Kerstase and Redken training. This has added to her knowledge of what is best for her clients' hair.
Emily said "I love big, bouncy blow drys and loose waves. I also enjoy hair up for weddings.
My favourite product is Kerastase Ciment Thermique. It is amazing to blow dry with, makes hair feel soft and healthy and it smells amazing too!".
Meg joined the Claire Davies team in January 2017. She started her apprenticeship at another salon and completed her NVQ 2 level
with us. She is qualified in both colour and cutting. She will continue to study towards NVQ level 3.
As part of Meg's training she was lucky enough to take part in an In-Salon Training Day, cutting with Redken Educator, Keith Owen.
Meg enjoys cutting and found this day inspiring. She has also attended a Kerastase Retail Excellence course. Ask Meg about anything Kerastase! She has all the knowledge and loves to use the products to help create her beautiful blow-drys. Meg's 'go to' product is Kerastase-Aura Botanica Lait de Soie. ' It is a lovely product to blow dry with. It is made with natural products, helps to smooth the hair and hold the style.'
Megan joined the Claire Davies team in December 2017 and hopes to qualify in 2019. As Part of the Claire Davies Training scheme she attends Partners 4 Training one day a week and has models in the salon on a Thursday afternoon.
Megan took part in the Keith Owen Cutting Day early on in her training. She was thrown in at the deep end and excelled!
Megan explains what she is enjoying so far - "I enjoy colour although I’m still practicing. The theory behind it is really interesting. I find perming the most difficult but I will continue to practice and hope that it will become one of my strengths!" Megan's favourite product is Redken Guts. "It's easy to apply, smells fresh and gives great results."