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!

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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.

Tashana Hone

Colour Specialist

Tashana Young 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.

Sophie Whiting

Premier Stylist

After working for Toni&Guy in Windsor Sophie has 11 years of experience. With Sophie’s experience & expertise to advise you on the best look for you and give you a great cut you can easily maintain yourself. Sophie specialises in cutting, hair up and hair extensions.

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!

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Chloe Martin

Chloe joined us in 2015 after working for Toni&Guy in Marlow and is a Premier Stylist. Chloe has much experience and knowledge so she can give you top advice on all your hair needs.

Charlotte Bryant

Premier Stylist and Senior colour Technician

Charlotte has worked for us at Essensuals Bath for 5 years.  After following the Toni&guy training programme that every Toni&Guy and Essensuals stylist must follow she qualified with the highest grade possible – a distinction! Charlotte is a talented hairstylist and technician and she is also very creative. She especially enjoys creating and styling new styles.

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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

Dannielle Evans

Stylist, Technician and beautician

Dannielle joined Essensuals Bath in April 2014.  She has quickly built her clientele due to her wealth of experience working in the industry.  Dannielle specialises in both styling and colouring hair, she is also one of our talented Beauticians within the salon. therefore she can completely transform your look.

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.

Lauren Bryant

We are excited to welcome our new Beautician Lauren to our award winning team at Essensuals Bath.
Lauren works full time here at the salon which means you can get your hair, nails, eyelashes and brows done all in the same place!
Why not have your brows or nails done whilst your colour is developing?
– File & Polish £10
– Mini Manicure £15
– Manicure £25
– Gel Manicure £35.00
We also have glittering pigments to create a chic polished look – Mirror nails, or chrome nails are a new and shiny nail art trend added to your Gel colour.