Meet The Team
  1. Executive Director
    Chelsi
    Reception team
    joined: July 2016 From: London Chelsi has 5 years customer service experience with 3 of these years being in a management position. Chelsi loves working with our team here at IMBS and loves being face to face with our lovely clients. She also enjoys getting the salon organised and making sure everything runs on time. Chelsi also enjoys the challenge of working with a new computer system and is amazing at communicating with the team. In her spare time she loves going to summer festivals and tasting new foods in our multicultural city.
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    Jo
    Reception team
    Joined: July 2016 From: Poland Jo has previously worked in J.Crew as a sales associate and has experience in customer service and working in a team. In Poland she worked as a professional dancer and still loves to dance in her spare time, especially salsa! Jo loves working in the beauty industry, extending her AVEDA knowledge and improving her administration skills. She enjoys the face to face contact and interactions with people she gets with reception and team work.
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    Lisa
    Head Stylist
    Joined: July 2013 From: Sydney, Australia Lisa started hairdressing in 1999 and is sailing into her 17th year in the industry! Eleven years of this was spent in Australia working as a full time stylist, whilst also teaching in a salon and for an international company 'Pivot Point'. During this time Lisa also did platform work (hair shows) for AVEDA, which she has continued to do in the UK. Lisa has worked at London fashion week and Salon International which she has really enjoyed, and has now been at IMBS for over three years. Lisa loves meeting people and the team here at IMBS. In terms of hair, she enjoys all aspects but especially loves a challenge. Whether that be a colour or cut change, or rectifying a bad experience.
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    Kirsty
    Senior Stylist
    Joined: November 2013 From: UK Kirsty trained in Hampshire in a little independent salon where the focus was on technique and creativity. She then moved into education teaching NVQ L2 before moving to London. In London she worked in a few salons before moving to IMBS 3 years ago to work with AVEDA. Kirsty enjoys all aspects of hairdressing and especially loves short hair, curly hair, restyles and highlighting.
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    Jemma
    Senior Stylist
    Joined: August 2013 From: London Jemma has 17 Years experience behind her. After training she did an extra qualification to be a colour specialist. Jemma has previously taught courses in hairdressing to young adults and has also taught colour courses abroad for L'Oreal. Jemma is very passionate about colouring hair and loves travelling, food and fitness.
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    Rosie
    Salon and Spa Assistant
    Joined: June 2016 From: London Rosie is currently doing her NVQ level 2 apprenticeship at IMBS in customer service and is loving the course so far. Rosie loves socializing with friends and family here in London and the friendly atmosphere in the salon. She also loves learning something new everyday and being payed for it!
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    Barbara
    Salon & Spa Assistant
    Joined: June 2015 From: London Barbara has worked in customer service for the past 9 years and has a BA degree in media performance with honors, as well as a BTEC in media studies. She loves building relationships with regular and new clients and being able to look after their babies while their mums and dads are getting treatments. Barbara also enjoys learning new skills such as AVEDA rituals and getting tips from our beauty girls.
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    Elisha
    Head Therapist
    Joined: Sept 2011 From: London Amazing therapist. She started with us as a spa assistant in 2011 and is now our head therapist! Elisha is a fully qualified NVQ level 3 therapist. She thoroughly enjoys all treatments and is highly trained in intimate waxing and facials. Elisha loves helping our clients achieve lovely skin through AVEDA facials and she has a deep understanding of problematic skin conditions. She also strives to make waxing as quick, efficient and pain free as possible.
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    Abbie
    Senior Therapist
    Joined: January 2016 From:New Zealand
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    Emily
    Therapist
    Joined: August 2016 From: London Emily has been working an a salon in Surbiton for two years prior to joining us at IMBS as a beauty therapist. Emily loves doing facials, eye treatments and massage. In her spare time she enjoys running, cooking and eating out.
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    Elisabeth
    Therapist
    Joined: October 2013 From: Italy/Sweden NVQ3 with 7 years experience. Amazing waxer. Elisabeth is currently on maternity leave expecting her second little bundle of joy.
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    Anastasia
    Business Support
    Joined: October 2016 From: Estonia Anastasia has started her career as a swimming teacher and has moved to admin more than a year ago. She loves the change from teaching to hair and beauty, finding it a great new challenge. Anastasia also loves still being able to take care of little ones when they come into IMBS with their mummies.