Meet The Team

Hair Extensions UK

All members of the Hair Extension Salon Team are industry standard leaders and the most qualified hair extension salon team in the UK. All of the team are Level 3 / 4 qualified hairdressers and hold the NVQ Award in hair extension services. Offering 9 different hair extensions systems to choose from.
Your hair goals are our passion. We specialise in perfect.

Nicola Barlow IQA, SRH, BA (Hons)

Nicola Barlow has 18 years’ experience in hair extensions and is well known in the industry as one of the UKs top technical experts in her field. Nicola is a qualified hairdresser, teacher, assessor and IQA. Nicola has been fitting extensions for 18 years and in 2012 created the first VTCT centre exclusively delivering official industry recognised Accredited & NVQ qualifications in hair extensions. Nicola also delivers training on behalf of VTCT (The Awarding body for hairdressing and beauty qualifications) and is affiliated with major hair extension brands such as Sleek as a technical expert, regularly featuring in magazines such as Hairdressers Journal and Hair Magazine.
When she is not training in colleges or working behind the scenes, Nicola can be booked by appointment at Hair Extension Salon to make all your hair dreams come true!

hair Extension Salon Owner
Hair Extension Salon Owner

Gemma Marlow IQA, SRH

Salon director Gemma Marlow has been a qualified hairdresser for 20 years and is a highly skilled colourist. She is a highly skilled specialist in hair extensions with 12 years’ experience, and is an accomplished barber too. Gemma is also lead assessor for Hair Extensions Academy providing accredited qualifications in hair extension services.
Gemma is also an advanced technical cutting and colour correction genius and has an extensive client portfolio.
As joint owner of Hair Extension Salon, Gemma is recognised as one of the best in the business with a vision to provide professional, personalised services in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere utilising the latest techniques and highest quality hair and products.
Gemma can be booked by appointment at Hair Extension Salon but be sure to contact the salon first as Gemma gets booked up very quickly!

Lucy Cooper Beautician

Coming soon

Shannon Shelswell Beautician

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