Gemma is Co-Director of Hensmans Salons alongside John & Julie completing the Hensmans hairdressing dynasty.
In her role as Director, International Press & PR Ambassador for Schwarzkopf Professional, she works on new product development traveling to Germany working along with the scientists to create amazing new products. Gemma is responsible for heading up Hensmans headline-grabbing creative work, taking part in live stage events at Salon International for Schwarzkopf Professional and as a member of the Schwarzkopf Young Artistic Team. She has presented for the highly respected Fellowship of British Hairdressers and has been spotted back stage as a session stylist at London Fashion Week. Gemma passes on the key seasonal trends to the team and through her natural rapport helps to motivate & develop them as individuals. Gemma manages the Hensmans Academy a qualified assessor and internal verifier. Gemma has also completed her Schwarzkopf colour masters degree.
Leah is an Associate Director in Northampton, a highly experienced, award-wining hairdresser.
Leah has been with Hensmans since she started in 1997 on work experience, she then embarked on her apprenticeship and elevated through the company as a stylist, becoming associate director in 2015 having been salon manager along the way, she works closely with the directors to ensure the development of the Hensmans Team.
Leah is highly creative and loves working to create new looks constantly updating her clients, some of whom have been with her for many years. She loves meeting new clients and helping to solve their hair dilemmas.
During her years as a member of the Hensmans Artistic Team Leah held a place on the Schwarzkopf YAT team for a record three consecutive years. She has also completed her Schwarzkopf colour masters degree.
Kelsie is Northampton Salon manager and Art director. A multi award winning hairdresser and expert colourist.
Kelsie has been a member of the Schwarzkopf YAT team and has brought back the Schwarzkopf Colour Trophy three times alongside the rest of the art team. You might have seen some of her beautiful work in our bridal photo-shoots published in the local Magazine, on our news page, and social media. She heads up the social media in house team, making sure the fantastic looks achieved are shared.
She is our blonde specialist, with a love of all shades she?s the perfect stop for blondes who feel they are missing their sparkle. Kelsie is a very caring person whose dedication to great service is faultless.
Kelsie has her NVQ Level 2 and has achieved her Royal Schwarzkopf Colour masters degree.
James is our Group Creative Director. He has strong creative and artistic vision and a dedication to brand identity.
A multi award winning stylist who along with the rest of the Art Team has brought home the Schwarzkopf colour trophy three times. James takes the lead on much of our creative work, from Fashion shows and stage work to photoshoots, James' images have been published both locally and nationally.
James joined Hensmans in 2010 after finishing his degree in Costume Design. A true creative at heart James loves all aspects of hairdressing, from creative colouring and cutting, through to long hair dressing and styling. Beautiful hair is his goal for every client.
He has his NVQ level 2&3 and has received his Royal colour Masters degree From Schwarzkopf.
Having Joined Hensmans Back in 1989, Marie is a highly experienced stylist who has seen the Hensmans brand evolve over the years.
Marie is a talented creative stylist with a great foundation in classic hairdressing skills. She is has a flair for precision hair cutting and is one of our perming specialists. Marie has completed her Schwarzkopf colour masters.
Lauren is a great all-rounder in all areas of hairdressing. With a love of colouring Lauren is great for those gorgeous blondes to sultry brunettes. Lauren came to Hensmans in 2010 as an apprentice and worked hard to complete her NVQ Levels 2&3.
A fun loving explorer, Lauren has spent some time out of salon traveling, visiting many countries around the world. With experiences of different cultures Lauren has a fresh and diverse approach to hairdressing.
She has Royal Schwarzkopf Colour Masters Degree.
Mitch joined Hensmans in 2012 as an apprentice and has now gained his NVQ Level 2 as well as his Royal Schwarzkopf colour masters degree.
Our men's Grooming specialist, Mitch is passionate about all aspects of barbering, he completed a diploma at the London School of Barbering in 2015
A talented precision cutter, Mitch is the perfect choice for those looking for a perfect skin fade, beard trim, or a close shave or a totally new look.
Dawn is a very talented and creative hairdresser, she gained her Hensmans NVQ level 2 in 2011. After taking a break to start a family she is now back in salon and welcoming new and returning clients alike.
An award winning colourist who as a member of the art team helped secure the Schwarzkopf Colour trophy for three consecutive years. Dawn particularly loves hair up, passionate about working with her clients to create different and unique looks for any occasion.
In addition to her NVQ Level 2 dawn has also been awarded her Royal Colour Masters Degree from Schwarzkopf.
Lottie has been with Hensmans since 2014. She has since then qualified as a stylist after completing her NVQ Level 2. She is a passionate Colourist and has completed her Royal Schwarzkopf colour masters degree. She loves creating fantastic Balayage and Ombre colours. With a love of braiding and plaiting. Lottie is the perfect choice for those Boho festival looks. Lottie is a confident stylist with a passion for creating salon looks for a range of clients.
Lucy joined Hensmans as an apprentice, gaining her NVQ Level 2 in 2014. She is a passionate Colourist and has completed her Royal Schwarzkopf colour masters degree. Loves creating fantastic 'Balayage' and 'Ombre' colours. With a bright and passionate personality Lucy is a very engaging stylist, with an enthusiasm for fulfilling her clients' needs. She is passionate about treatments achieving glossy shinny hair.
Fabia joined Hensmans in 2015 as a Saturday girl, since then she has completed her NVQ Level 2 and is one of our rising stars with a promising future. Fabia was a finalist for the National Hairdressing Federation apprentice of the year award in 2017, an accolade that is recognition of her handiwork and determination.
Loves creating fantastic Balayage and Ombre colours. Fabia was a Schwarzkopf Young Artistic team member for 2018.
Fabia is a young lady with drive and passion, she loves creative colouring and braiding hair. She has also been awarded her Royal Schwarzkopf Colour Masters Degree.
Zara joined Hensmans to study her NVQ level 2 in 2015. Since then she has completed her apprenticeship and gone on to gain her Royal Schwarzkopf colour masters degree.
A colour enthusiast with a love of classic techniques and Balayage, through to vibrant expressive colouring, this chatty young lady has a colourful future.
Georgina, Georgie, George, whichever nickname you choose this stylist is one to watch. Coming to Hensmans to do her NVQ Level 2 after completing her Drama and theatre degree, she decided hairdressing was the career for her.
A hardworking and driven young lady who completed her training in just one year, Georgina loves Balayage and has recently achieved her Royal Schwarzkopf Colour Masters degree.
A keen product guru she is great at recommending the right products for every client?s needs.
Lisa joined Hensmans front of house team in 2007, always ready with a warm and welcoming smile. Lisa is very popular with Hensmans clients making them feel welcomed from the moment they walk through the door.
With her efficiency, attentiveness and dedication to service Lisa is an important part of the Hensmans team. Lisa was made front of house manager in 2017. She is responsible for mentoring the new assistants.
Sam is a highly experienced Front of House Manager and brilliant with client relations, she joined Hensmans in 2004.
Her friendly and bubbly personality makes Sam a firm favourite with clients, this teamed with her amazing organisational skills means Sam is great at keeping the salon team working to the highest standard. First class service is the name of the game for Sam.