Chris

Owner / Manager
Opening Taylor’s Rayleigh on the 6th November 2006, Chris is always developing the business and the team. Chris loves seeing the Taylors team growing and going from strength to strength. Expanding the teams skill set and making customer experience is key. Taylors Southend opened on 1st June 2016. At taylors we now have over 15 stylists all with there own fantastic personality and what we find is without sought they can do hair fantasticly but by having a little bit of information about the team it helps you pick the right stylist for you, yes you are coming i for a great cut & colour but we really want you to click with your stylist and enjoy your time and experience in the salon as much as possible.
What is next for Taylors Hairdressing ?

Rayleigh shop refurbishment, already in progress.

Huge focus on staff training and development.

Entering more photo shoots and competitions for recognition in our fantastic industry.

Taylors 3rd salon could also be on the horizon in another local town to our current two.

Julie

Southend Manger - Senior stylist

Julie has been manager at Taylor’s Southend for 3 years. She has a very calming and friendly personality and puts people and the team at ease, She is part of a local church and a vegan, Julie is a great listener and an even better hairdresser,  booking ahead is always advised! She’s also qualified in Racoon hair extensions.

Favourite book – Harry Potter

Favourite colour – Green

Favourite film – Batman

Favourite destination –  Anywhere in solitude…the focus is on the journey not the destination

Are you a morning person – It depends which morning it is

On days off what do you like to do – Sit by the sea, walk in nature, kayak down a river, read and bake

If you was stranded on a desert island and you could only take 3 things with you what would they be – A bible, brownies and pyjamas

Emma

Manager - Senior Stylist
Emma is our Raccoon hair extension technician and has worked at Taylor’s for over 12 years, she is also qualified in Balmain hair extensions. Emma is the manager of the Rayleigh Salon and has a huge skill set. Emma works in Rayleigh- Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday and at Southend- Thursday and Saturday.
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William

Senior Stylist - Rayleigh
William has been at Taylor’s for 9 years now. Will is one of our busiest stylist at Taylors in rayleigh, we advise you always book before you leave. Will prides himself on his L’Oreal colour knowledge as his past his degree for colour last year, this is the highest qualification you can take in colour. Williams ;test achievement was becoming a finalist in the Loreal colour trophy. William is also qualified in Balmain hair extensions.

Favourite book – i don’t read

Favourite colour – Black

Favourite film – white chicks

Favourite destination –  Maldives

Are you a morning person – yes all the other members of staff tell me I’m to much haha.

On days off what do you like to do – shopping and socialising

If you was stranded on a desert island and you could only take 3 things with you what would they be – Fags, tea and chocolate.

Ami – Cutting Specialist

Premium Stylist - Rayleigh
Ami has grown a huge amount of experience from working in the industry for over 12 years in a number of big name salons. She is one of our premium stylists and confident with all hair types. She loves short hair cuts and colouring. Ami latest train course was called advanced inspiration which has really pushed her cutting to the next level. Booking ahead is always advised now Ami has been working at Taylors for over 7 years she is in high demand.

Favourite book -I don’t have time to read

Favourite colour – Blue & Green

Favourite film – Scary movie 2

Favourite destination – Australia

Are you a morning person – I can be, it depends on how motivated I’m feeling.

On days off what do you like to do – Gym and spending time with my nephew.

If you was stranded on a desert island and you could only take 3 things with you what would they be – Music, weights & cakes.

Billie – Colour Specialist

Senior Stylist - Rayleigh
Billie is the manager at the rayleigh salon, she has been a stylist at Taylor’s for over 9 years. Qualified in Balmain hair extensions, micro loop, wefts & pre-bonded. Confident in all aspects of her job, she is a hugely successful stylist in the industry. She loves photo shoots and being creative and with Billie there is never a job too big or too small. Balayage is her specialities.

 

Favourite book – Relentless

Favourite film – Blue

Favourite destination -New Zealand

Are you a morning person – No

On days off what do you like to do – Ride my horse

If you was stranded on a desert island and you could only take 3 things with you what would they be – My horse, my family & sweets

Dana – Colour Specialist

Senior Stylist - Rayleigh
Dana is an Expert stylist at taylors with over 10 years experience,She is the busiest stylist in the salon, booking 5-6 weeks ahead is advised. Dana is currently going up to the Loreal academy every other week to complete her colour degree, this is the highest level of colour training possible. Try her hair ups for all occasions as you won’t be disapointed, She particularly loves a colour change and is one of our top balayage experts, Her signature styling techniques is soft waves and a more natural boho lived look.
Dana is training in racoon hair extensions luxe links and offers a free consultaions for all services.

Favourite book – 50 shades of grey is the only one I’ve read since the magic key books at primary school

Favourite colour – turquoise in general.

Favourite film – Mrs Doughtfire

Favourite destination –  italy where i got married

Are you a morning person – No I’m not a Moring person.

On days off what do you like to do – what is a day off ?

If you was stranded on a desert island and you could only take 3 things with you what would they be -Luke my partner, my dog Frannie & donuts.

Victoria – Colour Specialist

Advanced Stylist - Rayleigh
Victoria has worked at london fashion week and helped on set for vogue magazine, she started her carer at taylors as a saturday girl,shes worked for schwarzkopf YATS artistic team in 2016 and now one of our top and busiest stylists, her latest achievement is 2019 semi finalist of the Loreal colour trophy. her favourite work to do is  balayage and she really is an expert at doing them and creates beautiful hair ups.Victorias latest course is the Loreal colour degree, this is the highest level of colour training.

Ronnie

Senior Stylist
Hi  im Ronnie, I love giving someone that wow factor, colour is my favourite part of my job, I really enjoy new customers coming and having a good chat. Ronnie has been with taylors for just over a year now and has really developed and has just completed his NVQ level 3 which is an advanced level. His waiting list is approx 2-3 weeks.

favourite book – Harry potter

Favourite colour – Black

Favourite film – Saw

Favourite destination – Magaluf

Are you a boring person – definitely not

On days off what do you like to do -sleep and eat rubbish.

If you was stranded on a desert island and you could only take 3 things with you what would they be – chocolate, bed and fireworks because they are fun.

Emma S

Emma is an advanced  stylist at our Southend branch,she concentrates on the colour and cutting,  she enjoys colour change and balayage, she is alwasy laughing and happy around the salon,  She a number of tattoos which she loves and has two beautiful children that she adores.

Favourite book – Noughts and crosses
Favourite colour – Yellow
Favourite film – Wolf of wall street
Favourite destination – Italy
Are you a morning person – No

On days off what do you like to do – Walks in the woods with my kids and dog.
If you was stranded on a desert island and you could only take 3 things with you what would they be – Phone, wine and bubble bath.

Jade

Stylist - Southend
. Jade has been at taylors for over 5 years and is one of our youngest stylists full of ideas and inspiration. she is very professional and knowledgeable. £32 for a cut and blow dry with her is a fantastic price. Qualified in Racoon hair extensions.

 

Favourite book – Harry Potter

Favourite colour – Purple

Favourite film – Greace

Favourite destination -Australia

Are you a morning person – Yes, i like getting up early so i don’t waste the day.

On days off what do you like to do – i like a me day, get my nails done , go for lunch or breakfast and go shopping.

If you was stranded on a desert island and you could only take 3 things with you what would they be – A good book, biscuits & water/cocktails.

Kye

Apprentice
Kye is an Apprentice at our southend salon, so enthusiastic and friendly , she’s a fast learning , her model day is Tuesdays, she’s looking for colour models.

Favourite book – Stolen

Favourite colour – Mint green

Favourite film – The impossible

Favourite destination –  Tenerife

Are you a morning person – No

On days off what do you like to do – Go to the gym.

If you was stranded on a desert island and you could only take 3 things with you what would they be -Dog, water & food.

Belle

Stylist - Southend

Fist year stylist at our Southend salon, always has a smile on her face and a great member of our team. Belle is currently learning advanced cutting. Finalist of 2018  avant grade photo shoot competition.

Favourite book – Fifty shades of grey

Favourite colour – Orange & black

Favourite film – Titanic

Favourite destination – Fiji

Are you a boring person – No way

On days off what do you like to do -Takeaway and a few drinks.

If you was stranded on a desert island and you could only take 3 things with you what would they be – Family, just dance 2 & bradley cooper

Emily

Apprentice

Apprentice at our Rayleigh salon, Emily is learning very fast and showing lots of promise in becoming a future stylist at Taylors.

Favourite book – Emily by Jilly cooper
Favourite colour – Blue

Favourite film – The breakfast club
Favourite destination – New york
Are you a morning person – noooooo
On days off what do you like to do – See friends.
If you was stranded on a desert island and you could only take 3 things with you what would they be – My dog, music and family.

Karly

Karly is a first year stylist just completing her level 3 NVQ, she works in our southend branch , she applys tints in the salon and fantasic blowdrys

Favourite book – Facebook

Favourite colour – Yellow

Favourite film – Chitty chitty bang bang or anything disney

Favourite destination –  Turkey

Are you a morning person – Only if i have a coffee.

On days off what do you like to do – Catch up on eastenders or go shopping and out for lunch.

If you was stranded on a desert island and you could only take 3 things with you what would they be -Make up bag, a tube of orange smarties and my dog.