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Charles Worthington Salon team

With Charles himself at the helm, Charles Worthington Salons boast, Britain’s most talented, skilled and highly trained – often by Charles – team of stylists, colourists and hair specialists.

 

The Charles Worthington Salon team and Art Team enter industry competitions such as L’Oreal Colour Trophy, style hair for London Fashion Week and red-carpet events such as BAFTAs, and educate other hairdressers globally, whilst their extensive training programme ensures that they are fully versed in the latest cutting techniques and colour trends.

 

As well as being expert hairdressers, the Charles Worthington Salons stylist team embodies the brand’s unique ‘hallmark’ of friendliness and professionalism. The fact that many have loyal clients who have been visiting them for over 10 years speaks for itself.

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Charles
Worthington

Creative Director and co-FoundeR

With a first-class reputation, Charles Worthington, Creative Director and co-Founder of Charles Worthington Salons, is internationally recognised as one of today’s most influential and creative hairdressers, with over 30 years of hairdressing experience. He was won many industry awards, including British Hairdresser of the Year twice, Men’s Hairdresser of the Year and Fellowship Hairdresser of the Year, and in 2006 was awarded an MBE for his Services to Hairdressing. At London Fashion Week, and his own annual Hair Collection, Charles has collaborated over the years with some of fashion world’s leading luminaries including designers, Erdem, Matthew Williamson, Roksanda Ilincic, Christopher Raeburn, Pringle and fashionistas Erin O’Connor, Agness Deyn, Lily Cole, Jasmine Guiness and the late Isabella Blow. Charles is the master of red-carpet glamour and has worked the ‘Awards Season’ at the Academy Awards, Golden Globes, Cannes Film Festival and the BAFTAs - for whom the brand has been Offical Hair Stylist for seven years. He has styled many of the A-list for the red carpet, including Sarah Jessica Parker, Clare Danes, Sharon Stone, Helen McRory, Emilia Fox, Jerry Hall, Joely Richardon, Mena Suvari and Goldie Hawn. Loved and admired by clients and anyone who works with him for his easy-going charm, unquestionable talent and work ethic, Charles is an exceptional ambassador for British hairdressing. He continues to strive for excellence, and as such, remains at the forefront of creative hairdressing.

With a first-class reputation, Charles Worthington, Creative Director and co-Founder of Charles Worthington Salons, is internationally recognised as one of today’s most influential and creative hair...
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Matthew-Soobrov

Mathew
Soobroy

Ambassador and Principal Stylist

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Mathew Soobroy is our much respected Salon Ambassador and Principle Stylist at the Percy Street salon. In addition to his burgeoning list of both long-standing and newer clients, he is well loved within celebrity circles, having styled Felicity Jones, Claire Foy, Jude Law, Johnny Lee Miller, Lily James and make-up guru, Bobbi Brown. Mathew has worked at Charles Worthington Salons for 15 years and in 2003 successfully managed the launch of our Charles Worthington New York salon. His easy-going manner and styling talent make him a popular choice for consumer and trade press, as well as many well-known actors and actresses.

Mathew Soobroy is our much respected Salon Ambassador and Principle Stylist at the Percy Street salon. In addition to his burgeoning list of both long-standing and newer clients, he is well loved with...
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Vicky James

Vicky
James

General Manager

Vicky James

Vicky is General Manager and has been with Charles Worthington for 18 years. An authority on hair Vicky is an expert in Colour, Blonde and Smoothing, achieving beautiful results for her long standing clients. Vicky has worked across all three salons and now oversees every aspect of the business from the salon floor, client experience through to developing the education and training program for the stylist team. Vicky performs her role with a relentless enthusiasm and always portrays a positive approach and outlook.

Vicky is General Manager and has been with Charles Worthington for 18 years. An authority on hair Vicky is an expert in Colour, Blonde and Smoothing, achieving beautiful results for her long standing ...
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Katie
Allan

Creative Manager

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Katie is the Creative Manager at Charles Worthington Salons. She has styled hair at London Fashion Week, with designers such as Erdem, Christopher Raeburn, Ashish and Toga, as well as styling for the BAFTA red carpet. Already a L'Oreal Colour Degree Expert, in 2014 Katie became a L'Oréal Colour ID artist and was a finalist in the 2016 prestigious Most Wanted Awards as a Colour Expert. In June 2017 she will be judging the L'Oreal Colour Trophy Final. Within her role as Creative Manager she teaches for L’Oreal both abroad and within the UK. Katie recently appeared on ITV's This Morning, sharing hair tips as well as creating hair makeovers. Her favourite aspect of being a hairdresser will always be ‘making someone’s day by giving them fantastic hair’.

Katie is the Creative Manager at Charles Worthington Salons. She has styled hair at London Fashion Week, with designers such as Erdem, Christopher Raeburn, Ashish and Toga, as well as styling for the ...
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The team

Matthew-Soobrov

Mathew
Soobroy

Ambassador and Principal Stylist
PERCY STREET

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Mathew Soobroy is our much respected Salon Ambassador and Principle Stylist at the Percy Street salon. In addition to his burgeoning list of both long-standing and newer clients, he is well loved within celebrity circles, having styled Felicity Jones, Claire Foy, Jude Law, Johnny Lee Miller, Lily James and make-up guru, Bobbi Brown. Mathew has worked at Charles Worthington Salons for 15 years and in 2003 successfully managed the launch of our Charles Worthington New York salon. His easy-going manner and styling talent make him a popular choice for consumer and trade press, as well as many well-known actors and actresses.


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Bill
Underwood

Principal Stylist
PERCY STREET

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A Principal Stylist at Percy Street, Bill has been with Charles Worthington Salons for an impressive 19 years. An experienced and talented colourist, Bill has qualified as both a Colour Degree and Blonde Expert. He is also skilled at wig cutting, which he has undertaken for the Look Good Feel Better charity. Bill’s career highlights include working on stage with Charles at high-profile industry events, and representing the Charles Worthington brand in Asia, UK, Europe and Ireland as an educator. Citing Alexander McQueen as his style inspiration and Chocolat as his favourite film, Bill is a popular choice with his loyal clients and fellow stylists alike.


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Desmond
Mervyn

Senior Master Stylist
PERCY STREET

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With over 20 years at Charles Worthington Salons, Des is one of the longest-standing and most experienced Charles Worthington team members. He is Senior Master Stylist at Percy Street and the House of Charles Worthington. He is a qualified Blonde Expert, Colour Degree Expert and a Senior Educator. Des’s clients, many of which have been coming to him for years, enjoy his easy-going Irish charm and his spot on interpretation of their hair needs. Originally from Belfast, and currently living in the city’s trendy London Bridge, Des enjoys playing the cello in his downtime.


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Linda
Frawley

Senior Master stylist
PERCY STREET

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Linda is Senior Master Stylist at our Percy Street salon and boasts over ten years at Charles Worthington Salons. With an innate sense of style herself, Linda’s hairdressing philosophy is that ‘great hair completes any outfit’, and she enjoys all aspects of cutting, colouring and styling. As well as managing a loyal and long-standing client list, Linda has worked closely with Charles for TV and magazine shoots, styled hair backstage at London Fashion Week and the red carpet at BAFTAs, and travelled internationally with the Charles Worthington Art Team. Linda comes from County Clare in Ireland, and loves yoga and travelling in her spare time.


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Jessica
Johnson

Senior Master Stylist
PERCY STREET

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Jess is Senior Master Stylist at the Percy Street salon, having worked for Charles Worthington Salons for over eight years. Known for her bubbly nature, Jess believes strongly in making the best of your hair ‘as it’s the only fashion that you wear every day’. Jess is a qualified Colour Degree Expert and Racoon and Gold Locking system Extension Specialist, and has worked with Charles on ITV’s This Morning. At the Charles Worthington Salons Awards, she was awarded ‘Best of the Best’ and ‘Star Quality’ trophies.


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Johanne
Herald

Senior Master Stylist
PERCY STREET

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With over 12 years at Charles Worthington Salons, Johanne is an experienced Senior Master Stylist and Apprentice Training Manager at our Percy Street salon. She is a Volume, Colour Degree and Balmain Hair Extension Expert. As part of the Creative Team she has really enjoyed styling red-carpet hair for BAFTA. A skilled colourist and stylist, Johanne loves combining the optimum colour and cut to give her clients the best possible results. From Dublin originally, Johanne now lives in South-West London and enjoys walking her dog in between her busy hairdressing schedule.


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Fiona
Donovan

Master stylist
PERCY STREET

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Fiona is Master Stylist at our Percy Street Salon, and has been at Charles Worthington Salons for over nine years. Her career highlights include being part of the Art Team backstage at the BAFTAs and London Fashion Week, and teaching in India and Greece in her role as a Charles Worthington Educator. She is the ultimate Charles Worthington ‘friendly professional’, and has a well-established, loyal client list. Fiona counts Suki Waterhouse and Beyonce as her style icons.


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Anthony Antoniou

Anthony
Antoniou

Master Stylist and Salon Manager
PERCY STREET

Anthony Antoniou

Anthony brings 16 years of experience to Percy Street and sees his role as Manager as a career highlight alongside his red carpet styling. Anthony is a great listener who has particular expertise in curly hair and blow-drying. He always believes that if his clients ‘likes it this time, next time they will love it even more’. Currently living in Potters Bar he cites David Beckham and Jennifer Lopez as his style icons. His favourite film is Green Street and on his down time he loves watching his beloved Arsenal.


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Russell
Harris

Senior stylist
PERCY STREET

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Russell is Senior Stylist at our Percy Street salon and has been with Charles Worthington Salons for over ten years. Russell loves being based at the Percy Street salon in London’s Fitzrovia, and is passionate about all aspects of hairdressing, enjoying cutting and colouring in equal measures. He enjoys socialising and keeping fit in his downtime and is also famed in the salon for his sharp men’s cutting skills.


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Becky Jennings

Becky
Jennings

Senior Stylist and Deputy Salon Manager
PERCY STREET

Becky Jennings

Becky is a Senior Stylist and Deputy Manager at Percy Street. She has been at Charles Worthington for over eight years. Becky is skilled at colour and styling and believes, “you wear your hair everyday so you should take care of it and feel fabulous”. Known for really spoiling her clients they have come to value her aftercare advice and styling tips. Aside from becoming a Deputy Manager, Becky’s career highlights include being on This Morning with Charles and styling backstage at BAFTA. When she’s not in the salon Becky lives between London and Ruislip and loves all forms of shopping, fashion and travel.


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Nick
Willis

Senior Stylist
PERCY STREET

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Nick is Stylist at the Percy Street salon, providing exemplary levels of service to his clients. Nick's hairdressing philosophy is that 'beautiful hair allows you to radiate your beauty both inside and out'. Nick excels in creating beautiful Balayage, Ombre and highlighted Colour-Contouring Techniques. He loves classic styles to fashion-forward hairdressing to the Avant Garde. Nick enjoys yoga and loves to travel and hopes to fulfil his bucket list wish to trek the Grand Canyon before he's thirty.


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Kat
Cunningham

Senior Stylist
PERCY STREET

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Kat is a successful Stylist, whose clients have loyally followed her since she graduated three years ago from her apprenticeship at Charles Worthington. Kat has a refreshing approach to hairdressing and is undaunted by a creative challenge, believing that “your hair is your most powerful fashion accessory”. Her career highpoints have been qualifying as a Stylist, becoming a Trainee Salon Manager and assisting the Creative Team.


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Fran
Lee-Overy

Advanced Stylist
PERCY STREET

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Fran has recently returned to Charles Worthington as a Graduate Stylist. She completed her apprenticeship here so she has the full CW know how. She loves fashion and setting new trends as part of the creative team. Her favourite moment at CW so has been helping Katie on This Morning. She enjoys balayage, and loves cutting shorter styles, bobs and pixie cuts.


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Tasha Newman

Tasha
Newman

Stylist
PERCY STREET

Tasha Newman

Over the last four years Tasha has graduated from apprentice to Graduate Stylist. So far, her career highlight has been helping Katie on This Morning. She loves learning about the latest fashion trends and has a modern approach to hairdressing. She loves playing around with new colours and making her own tones. She gives the full CW treatment, spoiling her clients and advising them on how to maintain their hair at home.


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Katie
Allan

Creative Manager
THE HOUSE OF CHARLES WORTHINGTON

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Katie is the Creative Manager at Charles Worthington Salons. She has styled hair at London Fashion Week, with designers such as Erdem, Christopher Raeburn, Ashish and Toga, as well as styling for the BAFTA red carpet. Already a L'Oreal Colour Degree Expert, in 2014 Katie became a L'Oréal Colour ID artist and was a finalist in the 2016 prestigious Most Wanted Awards as a Colour Expert. In June 2017 she will be judging the L'Oreal Colour Trophy Final. Within her role as Creative Manager she teaches for L’Oreal both abroad and within the UK. Katie recently appeared on ITV's This Morning, sharing hair tips as well as creating hair makeovers. Her favourite aspect of being a hairdresser will always be ‘making someone’s day by giving them fantastic hair’.


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Colette
Tamke

Deputy General Manager
THE HOUSE OF CHARLES WORTHINGTON

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Colette is Deputy General Manager at Charles Worthington as well as Manager of The House of Charles Worthington. She is both a Colour Degree and a Smoothing Expert. During her 14 years at Charles Worthington Salons, she has enjoyed many career highlights, but she is particularly proud of succeeding in further her career within the management team. One of her favourite moments will always be assisting Charles to style Kristin Davis’s hair at the height of her Sex and the City fame.


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Steff Miller

Steff
Miller

Senior Master Stylist
THE HOUSE OF CHARLES WORTHINGTON

Steff Miller

Steff is a Senior Master Stylist at the House and has been at Charles Worthington for 14 years. Steph is a highlighting wizard and states, “Hair is part of your make up and you should be able to wear it with pride”. Steph’s career highlights include; winning Stylist of the Year, managing Percy Street, having a baby and coming back to her regular clientele. Steph is loved for her honesty and personable nature. Her clients keep returning for her consistent results of great looking hair. Living in Farnborough, Steff spends her spare time raising her young daughter. Steff admires celebrities that are bold and not shy to change their appearance.


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Andrew
Myles

Senior Master Stylist
THE HOUSE OF CHARLES WORTHINGTON

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Having worked for Charles Worthington Salons for over sixteen years, Andrew is one of the most long-standing and respected members of the team. He is Senior Master Stylist and Apprentice Trainer at The House of Charles Worthington, and takes great pride in teaching the Apprentice team, grooming our future stylists. Andrew calls himself a ‘serial hobbyist’, enjoying carpentry, sign language and teaching tap dancing in his spare time. Andrew is also a colour and blondes expert.


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Erkki Hemppa
Tervala

Senior master stylist
THE HOUSE OF CHARLES WORTHINGTON

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Hemppa is a Senior Master Stylist at The House of Charles Worthington, and has been part of the Charles Worthington Salons team for a dedicated fourteen years. A Smoothing, Blonde and Colour Degree Expert, Hemppa’s believes that ‘the key to having the best hair possible is the right kind of cut’. Originally from Finland, Hemppa’s calm personality makes him popular with his loyal clients and fellow stylists. His hobbies include the theatre, travelling and food, and his favourite film is Pride.


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Joelle Le
Pennec

Senior Master Stylist
THE HOUSE OF CHARLES WORTHINGTON

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Joelle has worked at Charles Worthington for over nine years and is a Senior Master Stylist at The House of Charles Worthington. Joelle is a Colour Degree and Smoothing Expert, and is also skilled at cutting wigs. Her skills lie in specialist paint on colouring techniques as well as cutting and styling. She has a well-established client list, and is popular for her between-visits hair advice so that clients can get the most from their hairstyle. From France originally, Joelle now lives in South London, and she loves cycling and cooking.


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Natalie
Robertson

Master Stylist
THE HOUSE OF CHARLES WORTHINGTON

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Natalie is a Master Stylist at The House of Charles Worthington and has been part of the Charles Worthington team for over fourteen years. The best moments of her Charles Worthington career include assisting Charles on ITV’s This Morning and working as Carolyn Newman’s Assistant in the salon. Natalie’s clients enjoy coming to her both for great results and a friendly experience. Natalie enjoys horse riding and her favourite film is Fried Green Tomatoes.


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Gorka Arraras

Gorka
Arraras

Master Stylist
THE HOUSE OF CHARLES WORTHINGTON

Gorka Arraras

Gorka started as an Apprentice in 1998 and has gone on to become a Master Stylist. Having assisted Charles and the creative team over the years, he has gained a lot of experience and a passion for creativity in his styling, although above all he loves to make hair look naturally beautiful. He particularly enjoys styling wedding hair and getting to be part of making the bride’s day special. He has travelled both abroad and throughout the UK in order to achieve the bride’s perfect look. His flair for creativity extends to his hobbies; he has an obsession with shoes, accessories and furniture, and enjoys painting and drawing in his spare time.


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Katie
Hale

Master Stylist and Deputy Salon Manager
THE HOUSE OF CHARLES WORTHINGTON

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Katie is a Senior Stylist and Deputy Manager at The House of Charles Worthington, and has worked at Charles Worthington Salons for over 10 years. Katie loves her craft, and especially enjoys doing creative colour on clients and cutting shorter styles, such as pixie crops and bobs. She has a keen interest in the latest fashion, beauty and hair trends. Katie’s annual highlight is seeing the talent emerging from the new generation of Apprentices at the Charles Worthington Apprentice Awards.


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Patrick
Coultas

Senior Stylist
THE HOUSE OF CHARLES WORTHINGTON

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Patrick is a Senior Stylist and Colour Degree Expert at The House of Charles Worthington. He believes passionately that ‘great hair colour can give a haircut a more finished and polished look’, and he loves doing a complete makeover or re-style for a client in the salon. Patrick’s style icon is Jean Paul Gautier and his favourite film is The Colour Purple.


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Yanna
Hogan

Advanced Stylist
THE HOUSE OF CHARLES WORTHINGTON

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Yanna is a Stylist at The House of Charles Worthington, where her hairdressing philosophy is ‘to work with and enhance the hair that you already have’. As part of the Art Team, she has worked at London Fashion Week, BAFTAs and Salon International. Yanna is also highly skilled at braiding and afro hair.


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Adam Chew

Adam
Chew

Advanced Stylist
THE HOUSE OF CHARLES WORTHINGTON

Adam Chew

Adam has recently joined Charles Worthington from Australia, where he successfully completed four years training in Perth and was named the top apprentice in his class. He enjoys styling long hair, balayage and keeping up with the latest male hair trends. His style inspiration is Guy Tang. As well as hairdressing he also loves travelling, the outdoors and is currently hooked on Orange is the New Black on Netflix.


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Joanna
Brown

Reception Manager
THE HOUSE OF CHARLES WORTHINGTON

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Joanna is Reception Manager at Charles Worthington, and has been with Charles Worthington Salons for over five years. Joanna is very committed to ensuring that every client that steps through the door of any Charles Worthington salon receives the very best client experience. Joanna’s celebrity style icon is Kate Moss, and her favourite film is The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.


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Tom
Pike

Master Stylist and Salon Manager
BROADGATE

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Tom is a Senior Stylist and Smoothing Expert at the Broadgate salon and has been at Charles Worthington Salons for over ten years. His hairdressing philosophy is ‘to create beautiful, shiny and healthy that will get his clients noticed’. Tom really enjoys spending time with his clients, making sure that they are enjoying the hair experience.


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Janice
Harrison

Master Stylist
BROADGATE

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Having worked at Charles Worthington Salons for over twelve years, Janice is a Master Stylist and Salon Manager at the Broadgate salon in the City. She firmly believes that ‘great-looking hair makes you feel great’, and loves that she can change the way that clients feel for the better. Janice is a Smoothing Expert and is particularly skilled at cutting and styling curly and wavy hair.


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Michelle
Austin

Master stylist
BROADGATE

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A very long-standing member of the team with over nineteen years experience at Charles Worthington Salons, Michelle works every Thursday as a Master Stylist at Percy Street. Highly experienced, she is both a Colour Degree Expert and a Perming Expert. During her time at Charles Worthington, she has managed the salon team of stylists and launched the Charles Worthington New York Salon in SoHo. Originally from New Zealand, she claims Frozen as her favourite film, and her two small children as her hobbies.


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Dani
Maci

Senior Stylist and Deputy Salon Manager
BROADGATE

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Initially joining Charles Worthington as an Apprentice eleven years ago, Dani is now an experienced Senior Stylist and Apprentice trainer at the Broadgate salon. A talented hairdresser herself, she continues to be inspired by her fellow stylists. As well as being a Kerastase ambassador, she is known for her expertise in hair smoothing and updos. She loves to research new hair trends on Instagram and is always trying out new techniques. Her favourite celebrity style icon is Cate Blanchett.


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Anthony Antoniou

Amie
Cartwright

Advanced Stylist
BROADGATE

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Strives to give clients the 5 star Charles Worthington experience they deserve and wants them to leave the salon feeling and looking fabulous ! With a love for everything from the 1950s Amie enjoys creating stylish hair ups with a vintage twist and her style icons are Elizabeth Taylor and Marilyn Monroe! Her career highlights are working at the BAFTAS, becoming a Kérastase ambassador and a Pureology guru.


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