Art Director Lauren Roads’ career started at the salon as a Saturday girl and, after showing a natural flair for colour techniques, Lauren pursued her ambition to become a multi-talented colourist. Today, Lauren is leading the way with her creative colour skills, having studied to achieve the industry-renowned title Master Colour Expert and being selected to become a Wella Trend Vision judge. This puts her among the best in the UK when it comes to creating beautiful hair colours including balayage, fashion shades and colour correction.
Which styles or colours do you absolutely love creating? Balayage and colour correction are my favourites. I also love doing full bleaching. I find it very rewarding transforming my clients’ hair.
What do you love about hairdressing? I love making my clients happy, and working with fun, young people.
Who’s hair would you like to get your hands on? Khloe Kardashian because she has great hair and a high profile.
Who or what inspires you to create great hair? I’m really inspired by the latest colour techniques and trends. I love balayage, rainbow colours and doing a full head bleach. I always like to recommend a change for my guests’ hair each time they return.
What is your ultimate ambition? I want to continue learning new things.
How would you describe yourself in three words? Loud, ambitious and confident.
Tell us something surprising about yourself… I wanted to work in the equestrian industry before becoming a hairdresser.