Emma Herridge – Artistic Director & Founder
Emma began a career in hairdressing within some of Chester’s leading high street salons and was privileged enough to have received best fundamental training there is in hairdressing with regular trips to London Academies.
These skills carried her through to a superior standard of hairdressing and in 2000, she set up her own business as a mobile freelance consultant providing the relaxing and professional service of a prestigious salon; but in the comfort and privacy of the clients own home.
In 2011, Emma was recruited by L’Oreal to become a Craft Educator within the globally renowned Matrix Team, responsible for teaching the latest skills in cutting & colouring to other Matrix users in over 280 salons. This has provided her with the opportunity to work with the country’s greatest stylists on TV Shows and Catwalks, leading to The Hair & Beauty becoming a centre of excellence for colour techniques.
The Hair & Beauty Spas ethos is to give customers the most luxurious experience possible, by providing a salon environment different to anything available in Chester or beyond; a truly personal one on one service where you have our full and undivided attention.
It is incredibly time consuming trying to juggle appointments for all your different grooming rituals, so to have them all done together in one location is far more convenient. Whether it’s a regular hair colour, cut & style, nails, make up, holistic therapies, Acupuncture, Facial Aesthetics or even advice on food, nutrition and exercise; it can all now be done under one roof.
The Hair & Beauty Spa provides guests with an exclusive environment where they can truly unwind without the stress of having to go into town, park the car, experience a rushed service and rush back to the car in the pouring rain.
Fiona England-Bryant – Massage Therapy Specialist
Equilibrium Holistic and Sports Massage
Fiona England-Bryant is qualified to VTCT Level 3 in Swedish Massage, Sports Massage and Anatomy and Physiology. She is a member of the Federation of Holistic Therapists and fully insured. Fiona treats each client completely as an individual and gives a full consultation prior to each treatment.
Massage is wonderfully beneficial for body and mind. Whether you need complete relaxation or an invigorating sports massage, your treatment can be tailored to how you are feeling on the day.
Massage can greatly reduce stress and anxiety, improve your sleep patterns, lower blood pressure, increase mobility and give you a sense of well-being. Sports massage can treat deep aches and pains and aid recovery and improve sports performance.
Please note a full consultation will be conducted prior to first treatment and for certain medical conditions G.P. referral may be required.
Emma Platt – Acupunture & Skin Needling
Emma is a fully qualified and experienced Licentiate Acupuncturist (Lic.Ac.) and holds a first-class honours degree in Traditional Acupuncture.
Emma has worked in the private sector since 2012 and has also within NHS Hospitals. Her skills are used to treat patients with anything from chronic pain to reproductive issues and a range of other health problems.
Alongside acupuncture, Emma is also training as a midwife, developing her skills to further support women through conception, pregnancy and beyond.
“The Hair & Nail Spa is just the kind of tranquil, luxurious environment I like to offer my clients and I am very excited to be joining Emma’s team. I believe my services will be very complementary the salon’s existing treatments.”
Jane McGill – Reiki Healing & Hands Free Massage
Jane began her training in holistic therapies in 1989 and since had 26 years’ experience in the field. Having studied Massage, Reflexology, Aromatherapy, Reiki Master (Teaching Level), Magnified Healing, Spiritual Healing, Photomic Torch Therapy, Tellington TTouch, Acupuncture with Light and related therapies.
Jane’s particular strength is working on the energy field. She uses a combination of either massage or healing with work on the acupuncture meridians using a frequency of light Photomic Torch. Painless and relaxing it nevertheless restores the energy flow within the body, helping you to regain a sense of total wellbeing. This over time rebalances to body to keep you flexible and young.
Dr Shahrzad Jeffery BSc (Hons), BDS (Hons), MFDS RCS Ed – Facial Aesthetics
Dr Jeffery is an experienced Dental Surgeon and non-surgical facial aesthetics practitioner. She qualified from the University of Manchester in 2010 and having spent her postgraduate years working within Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, you can feel confident that her expertise and training offer you a relaxed, professional experience. Dr Jeffery is experienced in facial enhancement, wrinkle relaxing and dermal fillers.
Dr Jeffery is GDC registered and also a registered member of Medical Protection and The Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh.
“I’ve been visiting Shahrzad for my facial aesthetic treatments for more than a year now and I am delighted with the outcome. I have no hesitation in recommending her to anyone considering it. She’s thorough with her consultations and it really shows in the results.”
– S Bond
“I am so happy with my fantastic results from Botulinum toxin. I now look fresher and it’s given me a real boost to my self-esteem. Shahrzad offers a professional service and always ensures great results. The treatment is extremely quick with amazing results…softer, more relaxed and a healthier appearance. Many thanks”. – Sarah B
Kate Bailey – Registered General Nurse – Facial Aesthetics
Kate offers a professional and personal service in the field of non-surgical anti-wrinkle treatments with the aim to make you feel happy and confident in your appearance.
Kate’s background is in general nursing and is registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. Having received expert training in non-surgical anti-wrinkle treatments and continued to practice in a safe and evidence-based manor, her ethos is to provide a bespoke service with an overall aim to offering the best possible client experience taking pride in a professional and honest approach.
Kate offers a free individual consultation to provide you with advice and knowledge, allowing you to make an informed choice about the treatment options available.