on the experts
Manager- Lee Stafford
Lee Stafford is one of Britain's most innovative and busy
hairdressers. He leads the way in the hairdressing industry,
not only by doing fantastic hair but also by creating new
cutting techniques, beautiful collections, designing state
of the art salons and award winning product ranges.
Lee recently won the inaugural 'Hairdresser of the Year'
award for Hair magazine not to mention the National Hairdressing
Federation 'Hairdresser of the Year' Award.
Hair expert- Ben Cooke
Ben Cooke is a session stylist and hairdresser to the stars.
Among his most high profile clients are David and Victoria
Beckham, who he has styled for the last six years. Ben is
responsible for creating Victoria's 'Pob', which hit the
headlines and featured in newspapers and magazines worldwide.
Ben's other celebrity clients include Gwyneth Paltrow, Joely
Richardson, West Life and Minnie Driver.
Ben works alongside designers Valentino, Dolce and Gabbana
and Versace to create cutting edge catwalk looks.
Ben has been a hairstylist and session hairdresser for a
total of 20 years and owns his own salon Lockonego in the
affluent heart of Chelsea.
Hair expert- Stephen Glendinning
Originally from Scotland, Stephen is the International Artistic
Director for Essentuals. A talented and versatile hairdresser,
Stephen works at creating the latest trends and styles.
Stepen travels around the world across Europe, Asia and
Australia demonstrating and training other hairdressers
in up to the minute techniques.
Hair expert- Elaine Sullivan Child
Elaine Sullivan Child specialises in Afro and European hair.
She has worked in hairdressing for over ten years and is
part of 'The Rat Pack team' - a team of leaders in hair
extension training worldwide.
Beauty technician- Janet Ginnings
Janet has been in the hair and beauty industry for the last
24 years. She is a qualified hairdresser, beautician and
Janet has worked in a number of prestigious salons- and
in 1996 she purchased her own exclusive salon in Mayfair-
Janet Ginnings Hair and Beauty. Her high profile clients
range from celebrities to business ladies and gents.
Janet is often seen rubbing shoulders with celebrities like
Caprice, Elle McPherson, Sadie Frost, Meg Matthews and Ivana
Receptionist- Leah Chant
Leah has worked with Lee Stafford as a receptionist for
the last nine years. Her warm, bright personality has always
ensured his salon's run smoothly- and now she has the ultimate
test- with a group of novice celebrities as stylists, who
know what will happen!
Leah will meet and greet clients at the Celebrity Scissorhands
Academy, and book appointments for clients.
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