The Hairdressing team of Hair Colour, Cutting and styling experts | Barry Alan Hairdressing Norwich

Meet the Team

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Barry
Senior Creative Director and Master Colour Director
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Kelly
Creative Cutter Level 4 and Level 2 Colour Director
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Leon
Salon Manager, Level 4 Creative Cutter and Master Colour Director
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Tasha
Level 3 Creative Cutter and Master Colour Director
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Eden
Level 4 Creative Cutter and Level 2 Colour Director
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Lewis
Level 3 Creative Cutter and Level 2 Colour Director
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Frankie
Creative Cutter Level 2 and Level 1 Colour Director
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Bethany
Creative Cutter & Colour Level 1
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Katie
Apprentice
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Beth
Social media and Marketing Manager

About Our Team

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Barry

Senior Creative Director and Master Colour Director

One of East Anglia’s most creative and influential hairdressers, Barry is the salon owner and creative director of the company.

 

He has 20 years’ experience and has covered every aspect of the business, from the salon floor to teaching and working on shows and shoots.

 

He earned his International Masters Diploma in Hair Cutting and is a Master Colour Expert. He is the salon educator and constantly shares his knowledge with the team.

 

After being awarded silver in the International Trend vision Competition he was invited back to judge the following year.

 

Inspiration – Art, Fashion design, Film, Graphics.

 

Tip – ‘Know who you are’

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Kelly

Creative Cutter Level 4 and Level 2 Colour Director

Kelly began her career with Barry Alan in 2005 when she joined as an apprentice. She trained to specialise in hair cutting and colouring.

 

During her 10 years in the Salon Kelly has built a loyal client base and worked her way to a Level 4 Stylist / Senior Colour Technician.

 

She has attended Vidal Sassoon Cutting Courses, worked on photo shoots – creating hair ups for the likes of Norfolk Magazine and specialises in Racoon Hair Extensions, making Kelly a well-rounded member of the team.

 

Inspiration – Fashion and analysing new and current trends

 

Tip – ‘Observation is the art of listening with “both” ears.’

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Leon

Salon Manager, Level 4 Creative Cutter and Master Colour Director

Leon has 8 years’ experience in the industry and has been with us since 2011. He is a Master Colour Expert and a Level 4 Stylist.

 

He has attended Vidal Sassoon Academy cutting courses and enjoys sharing his knowledge with the team.
He is our salon manager and helps Barry keep the salon to a high standard of customer service.

 

Inspiration – Art, architecture, fashion.

 

Tip – ‘Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who has said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and common sense.’

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Tasha

Level 3 Creative Cutter and Master Colour Director

Tasha joined our team in 2012. She is a Wella Master Colour Expert and loves to share all her knowledge of colour with the rest of the team at our in house training sessions and throughout the working week.

 

She loves the challenge of colouring hair and is never afraid of being bold in her decision making. She is a Level 3 Stylist and has competed in the International Trendvision Awards 2010/2011.

 

Inspiration – People, cultures and individuality

 

Tip – “Always believe in your own ability to become great”

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Eden

Level 4 Creative Cutter and Level 2 Colour Director

In 2012 Eden joined the Barry Alan team as a Level 1 Stylist and Colour Technician, after working closely with Barry and ongoing training both in house and in London at Vidal Sassoon Academy she has progressed to a level 4/ Senior Colour Technician.

 

Eden has a passion and a natural ability with colour, a great team player and very supportive with in house education. She has been involved with photo shoots and promotional events and is working towards achieving her Master’s degree in colour.

 

Inspiration – ‘always surround yourself with people that are better than you’

 

Tip – ‘the only person you are competing with is yourself’

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Lewis

Level 3 Creative Cutter and Level 2 Colour Director

Lewis has 6 years experience in the hairdressing industry and is qualified to a Level 3 NVQ. He has worked his way up and is now a Level 3 Creative Cutter and Level 2 Colour Director. He has attended an advanced colouring course with Wella and a creative cutting and styling course with Paul Mitchell.

 

He is a strong team player and loves sharing his knowledge with his colleagues. He has a huge passion for colour and styling and is fantastic at glamourous blow dries. His goal is to work towards becoming a Master Colour expert and go on some Vidal Sassoon courses.

 

Inspiration – Catwalk, culture, fashion and leading stylists

 

Tip – “Work hard, Dream big!”

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Frankie

Creative Cutter Level 2 and Level 1 Colour Director

After Frank completed his apprenticeship with us he is now on the salon floor and has attended the ABC haircutting course at the Vidal Sassoon Academy in London.

 

He is passionate about becoming the best hairdresser he can be and the customers love him.

 

Inspiration – Fashion, music, being surrounded by creative energy.

 

Tip –’Follow your dreams’

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Bethany

Creative Cutter & Colour Level 1

Bethany joined us in 2012 as an apprentice working closely with Barry. Shortly after qualifying she attended the Vidal Sassoon Academy in London specialising in a Ladies and gents Cutting and Styling Course. She has also done her NVQ Level 3 in creative colouring and cutting. Bethany loves wedding hair and working on the Blow Dry Bar.

 

She is a very friendly member of the team, who works hard to look after her customer and they in turn enjoy her company.

 

Inspiration –  Fashion, Art and Travel

 

Tip – “You only live once, so make it Beautiful”

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Katie

Apprentice

Katie, our apprentice is full of enthusiasm and drive and is currently at college studying hairdressing and training in house too with Barry to gain her qualifications. She has recently been to the Vidal Sassoon academy in London to do their ABC Cutting course. She is going there in July to add to her skill set.

 

She is a great team player, works really hard to help all of her colleagues and is excited about her future in her chosen career.

 

Inspiration – Fashion, art, magazines and iconic haidressers.

 

Tip – “Never stop being yourself and trying your absolute best”

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Beth

Social media and Marketing Manager

Beth is our PR and social media manager.

 

Beth’s history is in the beauty industry where she owned her own business. She is committed to pushing the brand forward through using all the social media platforms. Beth has now started writing monthly Blogs for our website and Newsletters to our email subscribers.

She also organises Wedding hair packages for us to come out to you on your special day.