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About Us

Founder & Director

Sinéad Kelly

The adage that entrepreneurs are born and not made epitomises Sinead Kelly. Our indomitable, founder and business bombshell, launched her first salon age 28. Quick to grow a strong client list, she managed to turn over a quarter of a million pounds in the first year.

Admired as much for her inspiring entrepreneurialism as she is for her hair skills. Sinéad often features in the UK's consumer and trade press. Likened to the "Gok Wan of hair", her 360° approach to a makeover brings out a women's inner confidence. Leaving them feeling fabulous and the very best version of themselves.

"I believe being a woman and mother is a significant advantage over my male counterparts. I understand how women feel about themselves and the insecurities they might have with their appearance. My 360-degree approach to cut and colour takes into account every aspect of a person's face, hair, lifestyle and character. Ensuring an end finish that brings out their inner goddess."

SINÉAD KELLY

Sinéad’s passion for making women look and feel good, always shines through. Whether she is styling models at LFW, tending to the tresses of her regular clients or creating perfect red carpet hair. For this reason, Sinéad is fast becoming known as the ‘makeover queen’ in the industry. She is deeply proud of her international reputation within the hair industry and she’s striving to build upon it and keep the business growing. Sinead’s also has a growing celebrity following. Stars such as; Holly Willoughby, Kimberley Wyatt, Amy Willerton, Ali Bastian, Kristina Rihanoff, Heidi Range and Nikki Sanderson, all regularly receive Sinéad’s star treatment.

Celebrity hairdresser Sinéad is at the pinnacle of the hairdressing industry.

An International award-winning stylist, her achievements include;
The L’Oreal Colour Trophy winner,
European Hairdressing Champion 2002 & 2004
and Irish hairdressing champion.

In an industry that is often dominated by males, Sinead is one of the few female pioneers of hairdressing, even once, labelled a “power tool” by Red Magazine!

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The Creative Team

Sinéad Kelly London is an award-winning hair salon based in White Hart Lane in Barnes. Established by celebrity hairdresser Sinéad Kelly, the salon is well known across London for its style makeovers and is an innovator of colour transformations. Our creative team collectively has worked on many campaigns and photoshoots. Using the latest trends and products the team has a 360-degree approach to hairdressing taking into account every aspect of a person’s face, hair, lifestyle and character. As well as their loyal clients and busy mums from the surrounding area, their plethora of celebrity clients, including ITV presenter Holly Willoughby, is proof that the salon is one of the hottest in London.

Executive Stylist

Erin Potts

Erin moved to London, from a small town in Ireland. She has a L’Oréal Colour Specialist Degree and she absolutely L O V E S a colour correction. Her knowledge in colour is outstanding and doesn’t shy away from any colour correction. From Blonde, Red to Brunette Erin is your colourist. Erin has always had a huge passion for hair and loves to see a client smile in her chair. Hair is a big part of people’s lives and Erin thinks it’s such an amazing thing to be a part of. Erin has been working along side some of the biggest industry names and continuously educates herself with all the new and up and coming trends.

Executive Stylist

Mandy Kelly

There is no doubt that hair runs through her veins. Mandy is a big hair enthusiast and has spent her time perfecting her craft becoming a Blonde and Balayage Specialist. Mandy loves keeping current with new trends and techniques. She is very passionate to excel at her craft to create the best colours and styles for her clients. Working for L’Oreal, Redken and also having a background in digital marketing has given her a lot of industry experience. Mandy was originally was trained, mentored and worked alongside her sister Sinéad to keep hair in the family.

Executive Stylist

Connor Scanlon

Our Executive Stylist has a huge passion for everything colour but also loves cutting and stying hair. Having worked alongside some of the most influential stylists in the country; he likes to keep his finger on the pulse of the latest colour trends. Connor is paving the way in beautiful colour transformations, from indulgent brunettes to eye catching blondes, he has the expert eye to advise you throughout your hair journey.

Senior Stylist

Chloe Hodge

Our resident London Fashion Week girl loves all aspects of hairdressing. Chloe's haircutting and colouring skills are exceptional. Always in the know of what the latest trends are, and a keen fashionista, makes Chloe's advice invaluable when thinking about which length and style would suit you best. Her sought after up styling, also makes Sara our go-to girl for any special occasion to ensure you always look red carpet ready.

Junior Stylist

Leah Jenner

Leah may be the youngest member of our styling team but don’t let that fool you. She has been working and studying at Sinead Kelly London for the last four years. Having been trained and mentored by salon owner Sinéad, Leah has developed some serious skills that would normally be seen on those with double the experience. During the years with Sinéad Kelly London she has been learning all aspects of the hairdressing industry, from not only the in salon creative team but also well known industry educators. Leah has always been creative and absolutely loves helping people to express their true inner self through their hair!

Salon Co-Ordinator

Jamie Crossingham

Jamie originally started at Sinead Kelly London as a Senior Stylist. But after completing her hospitality dipolmacy and working alongside Sinead she decided to take the next step in her career by removing herself from the shop floor and transferring to front of house. Jamie has been in the industry for ten years, after discovering a love for hairdressing at a young age. She has worked around London and Surrey as well as completing further training at Steiner academy to work on board cruise liners for Princess and Virgin Voyages. She likes to stay current and is always bringing forward new out of the box ideas. Jamie's aim is to connect with all our amazing clients to ensure they have the best experience here at Sinead Kelly London.

Senior Assistant

Chloe White

Passion and enthusiasm from a young age has helped Chloe to follow her dream of being a hairdresser. Making others happy is what Chloe thrives to do. Working alongside some of the best hairdressers in the industry has giving Chloe the confidence to push herself to become the best. Already, Chloe has learnt the way of a hairdressing mind, from thinking visually and expressing the art of hair through her work that has been produced. Overall, Chloe is a young, talented and hard worker who is willing to go the extra mile in the salon to becoming the best hairdresser that she can be.

Assistant

Maja Swistek

Maja is the baby of the team. Her smile and warmth brings so much positivity to the salon. Maja is currently doing her NVQ training to become a qualified stylist.

ACHIEVEMENTS

Sinead Kelly London is a multi-award winning hair salon that has earned a reputation for providing expert colour treatment and established a loyal client base among the London elite. The salon’s superior skill and prowess has not gone unnoticed, winning a series of national and international awards.
Competitive
  • Wella TrendVision London Photographic winners 2020 
  • L’Oreal Colour Trophy UK and London winners 2019
  • L’Oreal Colour Trophy UK winners 2016
  • World L’Oreal Colour Trophy Young Talent Award 2016
  • L’Oreal Colour Trophy, London Regional Finalist Mens & Ladies
  • Creative Head Magazine It List awards finalist “Entrepreneur of the year”
  • L’Oreal Colour Trophy, London Regional Finalist Mens & Ladies
  • L’Oreal Colour Trophy, London and National Finalist Ladies
  • European Hairdressing Championship, Paris, Silver Winner Ladies Cut
  • National Hairdressing Championship, Ireland, Runner up Upstyling
  • National Hairdressing Championship, Ireland, Winner Ladies Cut and Colour
  • National Hairdressing Championship, Ireland, Runner up Ladies Total look
  • L’Oreal Colour Trophy, Ireland, Finalist Ladies
SHOWS & SHOOTS
  • Hair expert for Superdrug Look At Me blog
  • London Fashion Week with LGN Events
  • Hair expert for More online
  • Presented an Award at “The Prima High Street Awards”
  • Featured in Look Magazine “We launched our businesses before the age of 30” 2011
  • Photo shoots all over Europe including London, Paris
  • Magazine shoots for Tatler, OK Magazine, Social and Personal Magazine
  • Seminars and New product launch events for L’Oreal, Ireland and London
  • L’Oreal Creative exchange representing London in Glasgow
  • London Fashion Week with LGN Events
  • Readers makeover for You Magazine
An award winning hair salon based in White Hart Lane in Barnes.