Catherine Hodges-salon owner

Catherine Hodges

Salon owner & Director

Catherine Hodges opened Essensuals Bath in 2001.  After training as a stylist at the Toni&Guy academy in London, Catherine’s creative and business skills come with over 15 year’s experience and she has led the salon to achieve many accolades.

Catherine has many awards to her name such as Director of the year, Small business of the year and Wales and South West finalist in the British Hairdressing awards.  Catherine has been awarded Franchisee of the year multiple times and holds a spot in the Toni&Guy ‘Hall of Fame’.

Catherine is also our Strength in Style consultant in conjunction with Macmillan.

Charlotte Ward

Salon Manager, Creative Director and Colour specialist

Charlotte is our Salon Manager. Charlotte has been in the hairdressing industry since 1998 and has worked with the company for 17 years. She enjoys working with all hair types and with her experience you are in great hands. Charlotte is the salons Creative director and Colour Specialist. As well as being part of the management team, she also acts as our label.m product expert!

charlotte ward

Chloe Taylor

Chloe Taylor- Assistant.
Chloe is a training hairdresser carrying out her apprenticeship. Chloe is very approachable and really looks after our clients. you can book with chloe to be a model during our training nights.

Layla Arthur

Senior Stylist and Senior Colour Technician

Layla joined our team in 2009. She has huge amounts of natural ability and flair. Layla excels at everything she does and has a huge passion for her job.  Layla has already built a large skill set and is also one of our salon educators helping to train our assistants.

layla

Tashana Hone

Colour Specialist

Tashana Hone joined our team in 2007.  Tashana is our Colour Specialist having gained her degree in Colour with L’Oreal. This is the highest award you can gain in colour which mean she can advise you on all your colour needs.

Bella Young

Premier Stylist & Salon Educator

Bella Young began her career with us as an assistant in 2009 and after qualifying at our Toni and Guy Academy in London is now a Premier stylist in the salon.  She is great at fashion led looks and enjoys working with all hair types especially women’s short hair. Bella is our salon educator and takes great care in training all of our assistants. She’s always on hand to help them for competitions and presentations!

bella young

Amber Newman

Amber Newman began her career with us as an assistant in 2008 and after qualifying at our Toni and Guy Academy in London she is now a Senior Stylist here at Essensuals Bath. Amber specialises in both colour and cutting and therefore she can completely transform your look.

Tom Banfield

Stylist

Tom – With 5 years experience with us Tom’s hairdressing for Men & Women is clean and precise. Tom is particularly at Men’s hair and Skin fades.  Although one of our younger stylists, Tom excels at everything he does and has a huge passion for his job!

 

Tom Banfield

Luke Banfield

We are excited to welcome our new Stylist Luke Banfield to our award winning team at Essensuals Bath. With Luke’s passion and creativity he looks forward to building his clientele in the salon!
Luke specialises in both colour and cutting and therefore he can completely transform your look!

Shannon Cains

Shannon joined our team in 2014 and is part of our Assistant team she is training to become a Stylist.  As with all of our assistants, Shannon is here to look after you during your visit.  You can expect a fantastic shampoo and head massage from her, along with a complimentary hand massage.

Shannon Best

SHANNON BEST

Shannon joined our team in 2013 and is part of our Assistant team she is training to become a Stylist.  As with all of our assistants, Shannon is here to look after you during your visit.  You can expect a fantastic shampoo and head massage from her, along with a complimentary hand massage.

Mercedes Jones

Joined our team in 2015 and is part of our Assistant team and is training to become a Stylist.  As with all of our assistants, Mercedes is here to look after you during your visit.  You can expect a fantastic shampoo and head massage from her, along with a complimentary hand massage.

Elle Hutchins

Joined our team in 2016 and is part of our Assistant team and is training to become a Stylist.  As with all of our assistants, Elle is here to look after you during your visit.  You can expect a fantastic shampoo and head massage from her, along with a complimentary hand massage.