Tina works in our holistic department. Having gained more than 15 years experience starting out at home, with holistic massage as a hobby, Tina realised she had a great passion for holistic therapies and healing and decided to follow her dream, now working in the holistic industry for over 13 years. Her treatments include Massage, Reflexology, Facials, Waxing and Hot stones massage, Tina is also a Reiki Master level 3. Tina is able to adapt any of her treatments to each and every individual client so no two massages are ever the same, she believes that working on instincts and internal guidance along with the understanding of her clients needs she is able to provide the most beneficial treatment.
Yvonne is experienced with more than 22 years of hairdressing so far in her career. She enjoys all aspects of her work including hair ups for special occasions and creating new fashion styles. Yvonne has worked from being an apprentice through all of the rolls of a hairdressing job to becoming a manager and has enjoyed building her own business and salon with her twin sister since 2011.
Lena is a level 3 apprentice at The Retreat salon, and is due to complete her training by the end of summer 2016. Lena has already completed 2 years at Abingdon and Witney College, and decided to complete her level 3 advance training in house to gain maximum experience with our clients. This is the third salon Lena has worked in, she also worked at our former salon London Street Hair and Beauty. Lena has completed almost all aspects of hairdressing, and is currently finishing her training with a barbering course. Lena has great communication skills, and is able to get a good understanding of what her clients need, through consultation and listening to their requirements. By using her own creative skills she is able to put their ideal hair style into practice, Lena has a busy column of very happy clients. Lena has shown great courage and skills with fashion colours and creative cuts.
Bekki is a level 1 apprentice at The Retreat salon, like many keen hairdressers she knew from a young age that this was her dream. Bekki brings to the salon experience she has gained at home with friends and family, and is now enthusiastic and excited to start her training with cutting and more technical hairdressing. This is the second salon Bekki has worked in, she also worked at our former salon London Street Hair and Beauty. Bekki is quickly proving to be a natural hairdresser having already achieved some aspects of hairdressing and styling in the salon already! She has already had some clients for colours and blow dry styling, and is favourite with our clients for a hair wash and head massage.