Meet The Team
SANDI LARKIN – OWNER / SENIOR STYLIST
Originally from South Africa, Sandi is a Redken Certified Design Artist and Haircolourist who has worked for some of the biggest names in the industry, including GHD. She has won multiple awards and worked on numerous fashion industry events and shoots, including Mercedes Benz fashion week (Cape Town, South Africa). Known as an excellent listener, Sandi specialises in understanding what suits her guests. Her creativity and sharp eye for detail, coupled with flawless execution, has gained her a loyal following.
NICK WALKER – SENIOR STYLIST
Nick has been in the industry for two decades and has competed and won many hairdressing competitions as well as having worked in film, television and fashion industry events. Nick has the ability to listen to his guests wants and needs and deliver what is expected – it’s this skill that gives his guests ‘Red Carpet Ready’ hair.
SHELLEY VAN DEVENTER – SENIOR STYLIST
Shelley joins us from Parnell boutique salon, Lounge Hair Studio. Having trained under the Aveda network whilst living in London, she has been in the industry for 14 years making her a highly sought after stylist. Shelley’s style is a mix between modern and classic; she loves to think outside the box and is especially passionate about helping people with hair loss. Shelley is a certified Great Lengths extensions artist and is the balayage and blonde queen.
KAYLA ROSS – SENIOR STYLIST
Kayla joins our team all the way from Houston, Texas. She has been in the industry for 5 years and thrives on the ever changing trends and creativity this industry brings. She has worked on several NZ Fashion Weeks and advertisement photoshoots and is a hair extension enthusiast. Blondes and natural lived-in colors is what she is passionate about and prides herself on the individuality of each client’s hair journey, getting to know them and their goals along the way.
ALICE HOWARD – JUNIOR STYLIST
Alice has always wanted to be in the beauty industry. She is a qualified make-up artist and is currently completing her hairdressing qualification. Growing up she knew she was most comfortable being creative, this is why being a make-up artist and hairstylist has always felt like the perfect fit. Using the latest trends to inspire her guests, she loves to assist them in achieving their dream hair and leaving the salon feeling confident.
TONYA CARROLL – JUNIOR STYLIST
Tonya is passionate about all things hair and is currently completing her hairdressing qualification. She enjoys creating looks that are unique and out of the ordinary making her guests feel like they are unapologetically themselves. She strongly believes in empowerment, and goes out of her way to give you the best service possible. After seeing Tonya you will leave the salon feeling your best self.