Stacey Smith is the Owner of Woodlands and has been since July 2018. Stacey started off as a receptionist at the Salon in 2016 and has gone to buy the business and now works along side her husband Iain who runs the accounts. Stacey dedicates her work to her team and will do anything she can to support them and make sure they are all happy in their working environment. Stacey also cannot wait to grow the Salon in to bigger and better things in the future so watch this space. Stacey nowadays spends her time working behind the scenes in her office or home based running the business creating new ideas and offers to suit every clients need. Stacey has 17 years in the customer service industry and her mission is to create the ultimate Salon experience.
Kara is Woodlands Salon Manager and Senior Hair Stylist. Kara is Stacey's support for when they are not in the salon. Kara has been in the hair industry since school starting off as an apprentice and worked her way up. Kara has over 10 years experience and loves doing wedding hair! Kara is very passionate about the hair and beauty industry and is keen to learn new things. Not only does Kara do hair she also decided after a while to widen her skills and trained in nails, waxing and lash lifting. Kara has a very down to earth, bubbly personality and loves to have a chat with her clients.
Kara's working hours are:
Barbara is Woodlands full time Senior Hair Stylist and has been working at Woodlands since June 2018. Barbara has been in the hair industry for over 10 years since she has left school where she went on to train in Hair. Barbara has such a passion for the industry and is always constantly reading about the theory of hair and looking on social media for the next trend. She takes such pride in her work and has built up such a great relationship with all of the clients at Woodlands. Barbara has such a friendly, kind and caring nature and will always make you walk out of the salon feeling like a million dollars.
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Jodie is our Full time Senior Beauty Therapist, Jodie has over 10 years experience in the beauty industry, she is an expert in Lash lifts, nails, massage, facials, waxing and tinting and she really goes the extra mile to provide an excellent service. Jodie is also here to support our Beauty Apprentice Vanessa and train her to Jodies experties.
When meeting Jodie you will notice her naturally ability to care she loves making people feel good about themselves and really cares about how people feel and what they want to achieve from their treatments,. Jodie really brings a calming nature to the team and loves helping others.
Jodie's working hours are:
Lucy is our Stylist and has over 2 years experience in the Hair Industry. Lucy is full time and has really flourished at Woodlands. If you need highlights Lucy is our Highlight Queen creating stunning looks - check out our Instagram!
Lucy is so down to earth and has a real passion for hair and loves creating new looks with hair ups and hair styles. Lucy is also qualified in Gel Nails and Facial waxing.
Lucy's working hours are:
Taryn is our new part time Senior Beauty Therapist. Taryn moved to the UK from South Africa in 2021 and has started a new life here with her partner. Taryn got a degree in Beauty and gained a distinction qualification back in South Afria. Taryn loves the beauty industry and has so much knowledge on all aspects of Beauty. Taryn loves providing Facial and Massage treatments and has bought Lash extensions to Woodlands. Taryn can also carry out Pregnancy Massages for all expecting Mums and she really loves client care and making people feel special.
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Hollie is our Junior Stylist and works along side the other Hair girls and supports them in anything that they need. Hollie is also a level 2 qualified Stylist but Covid got in the way with the practical side of the Hair Industry so Hollie lacked confience in her work. Since starting at Woodlands Hollie's confidence has already grown and she is turning into a great stylist. Hollie currently has some services available in the Salon.
Hollie's working hours are:
Sue is our part time Front of House and Mother of the team. Sue is the first person you may see when entering the Salon with her warm and friendly welcom. Sue is a great representative for the salon (being Stacey's Mum of course) and with such a bubbly and friendly face to welcome all of Woodlands clients to the salon. Sue is able to meet all your appointment needs and she is a dab hand at making you a nice beverage of choice!
Sue's working hours are:
Alternate Saturdays: 9am-3pm