James is an extremely talented and experienced Technical Manager with a vast knowledge of colour. With his passion and commitment for creating beautiful hair and crafting unique & bespoke colouring techniques that personalise every haircut, he is an inspirational leader at Royston Blythe and is dedicated to developing our team.
James is recognised as an expert not only in the salon but also with his peers in the hairdressing industry across the UK. His list of achievements includes the complex L`Oreal Colour Specialist Degree and the National Finalist in The British Hairdressing Awards and the L’Oreal Colour Trophy.
This has led to taking part in a wide variety of magazine shoots, makeovers and photographic collections and he enjoys a long list of loyal fans!! James signature style is natural, wearable colours with the focus on simple, beautiful and understated elegance.
Lisa joined Royston Blythe 30 years ago on the same day that we opened our salon doors for the first time! Lisa is naturally a very creative colourist who oozes passion, fresh ideas and energy when colouring and is dedicated to inspiring her clientele.
Her long and varied career in the industry means that she is one of our most experienced colourists and consistently delights her clients with beautiful and seamless colouring. Although now focusing predominantly on her loyal salon client base, Lisa can boast L'Oreal Colour Trophy success as a National Finalist, and various magazine appearances for her makeover expertise.
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Charles is our Salon Manager and with over 10 years of experience at Royston Blythe, he is hugely passionate about leading the team to deliver an outstanding, 5 star Royston Blythe experience!
Charles is no stranger to award-winning hairdressing. Not only is he a talented and in-demand salon stylist, he's also a 3 times finalist alongside Royston Blythe in the highly acclaimed British Hairdressing Awards, Winner of the L'Oreal Colour Trophy Regional Men's Image Award and current title holder alongside Royston Blythe in the NHF Photographic Image Awards.
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Jodie is a very talented and in-demand Colour Technician who joined the team 15 years ago and has been at Royston Blythe for her entire career. As you would expect, Jodie excels in creative and beautiful colouring.
Alongside creative stylist Charles, Jodie was named as first-place winner in the Regional L'Oreal Colour Trophy Men's Image. She has attended several technically advanced training courses, including the L'Oreal Colour Keys Diploma and the Vidal Sassoon Advanced Techniques, which is apparent in the skill shown in her work in salon.
Her inspirational colouring, technical ability and bubbly personality have landed her several high-profile bookings including household names, and she has taken part in the 'DreamQueens' magazine photoshoots alongside Royston and Nick.
Rita is truly the backbone of the salon and has been helping to keep everything - and everyone - in order for more than twenty-five years!
Our Salon Style Icon, super-organised and efficient with a warm, welcoming and friendly nature, Rita looks after staff and clients alike and is much-loved by them all.
Sara has had a career in the hairdressing industry for over 25 years. She met Nick and Royston in the mid- nineties whilst working as an Educator and Sales Executive for Tigi Haircare and their close working relationship started from there.
After joining the Royston Blythe management team in 2005, Sara has worked hand in hand with Nick and Royston to build the foundations of this Award Hairdressing Winning team. Her experience is integral to the smooth running of both their Flagship hair salons at Wolverhampton and Shrewsbury and her passion and dedication is to maintain a unique and exemplary level of standards of work and customer service.
Her diverse responsibilities also include Human Resources, Accounting, Team development and running the partners very busy diaries. The role is one she loves and relishes!!
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Emily is a talented and sought-after Art Director at our Wolverhampton Salon and is in high demand thanks to her hairdressing excellence and her passion for delighting her guests with the hair of their dreams.
Emily has an instinctive quality to her hairdressing skills and, not only has amazing precision cutting skills but also a young and fresh approach to new fashion and trends. She has the ability to transform hair with a complete makeover including colour to inspire her ever-growing fans. A runner-up at the L’Oreal men`s image, she's a natural all round stylist, whose ideas appeal to both her male and female clients.
Her talents have been showcased at London Fashion Week for Maria Grachvogel, The Queen`s Coronation Celebrations at Buckingham Palace, Numerous photo shoots including Elle Magazine, Perfect Wedding and a regular at Fashion Shows including Phillip Armstrong and Boodles in Manchester to names just a few.
With her passion for knowledge, Emily is also trained as a Kérastase Ambassador, which supports her dedication to delivering a unique and individual service to every client.
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"We are hugely proud of our award-winning staff here at Royston Blythe.
Every member of our friendly, fun-loving and talented team is continually educated to the very highest levels in technical skill, service, and latest trends. They have been rewarded with some of the highest accolades in the industry, as well as being in constant demand from product houses, fashion designers and the media for their stunning work. "
Royston & Nick are found at both our Wolverhampton and Shrewsbury Salons and offer hairdressing excellence to an abundance of clients.
Alison is an experienced colourist with a passion for beautiful hair and most recognisably a huge talent for advanced colouring. Throughout Alison's career, she has continually thrived on education, this includes achieving outstanding results with the prestige’s Colour Degree and advanced Vidal Sassoon colour courses. This education is recognised as the crème de la crème of our industry.
This confidence and incredible knowledge in colour is evident in all her work within the salon. She specialises in achieving colours to compliment all from the most flamboyant who love vivacious results to the clients that love subtle, soft and beautiful looks. Her calm and relaxed nature ensures she gets the most from her clients and guarantees the perfect look!!!
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Boo is our Salon Trainer and is the ultimate inspiration to the younger members of our team as Boo herself began her career at Royston Blythe and has progressed and excelled through the ranks. Her commitment and dedication to education and spotting and developing upcoming talent is both infectious & exciting.
Boo is our Queen Of Rapture Hair Extensions, she's a great all-rounder, an extremely talented long hairstylist and incredibly popular with clients and the team! We were all delighted when Boo was announced as a regional finalist in the 2017 L'oreal Colour Trophy.HERO PRODUCT Kerastase Bain Volumactive
Sani joined Royston Blythe with many years of experience as a Salon Manager. San is a bubbly and welcoming receptionist and brings energy and organisation to the team. Sani is also our Wedding coordinator at the Wolverhampton salon and works with her brides to ensure that their time in the salon runs seamlessly.
Joe joined Royston Blythe as a school leaver and was given the opportunity to work as Nick’s assistant during an intense 3 year training programme. With a noticeable natural talent and an infectious passion for hairdressing, Joe is developing his reputation and a loyal following of clients. Expertly trained in Rapture Hair Extensions, a talented men’s stylist and an inspiration with long hair, Joe is in high demand.
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Since Terri joined our Wolverhampton Salon 2 years ago, she has attracted a new generation of young and loyal Royston Blythe fans with her fabulous colour placement and inspirational Balayage colouring. Terri’s passion for creative and trend-led colour combined with her warm, caring nature and quietly confident personality has made her incredibly popular with both her colleagues and clients.
Emer joined the Royston Blythe family 2 years ago and is our Salon Trainer and our Queen of Bridal Hair & Hair Up. With an abundance of knowledge and experience, Emer offers a professional service to her clientele and in depth consultations and guidance for those guests who are wanting to transform their style. With a thirst for product knowledge, Emer is the perfect stylist to recommend products that will help you recreate your style when away from the salon.
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