The Escape Hair Team

London's finest keep Escape Hair at the cutting edge...



Salon Director

Kem is passionate about hair and is an expert cutter, stylist and colourist with over 15 years of experience. He prides himself on being able to quickly identify what a client wants from their hair. Kem trained at West End salon Jordan Burr and honed his skills at The Alan D School of Hairdressing, The Fellowship for British Hairdressing and the FAME Team UK, where he took part in show work, seminars and competitions.


Salon Director

Gem is a highly creative hairdresser with exceptional skills in cutting, styling and creative colour. He is particularly adept at working with curly hair. Gem started his hairdressing career at the age of 16 with top-flight training at Vidal Sassoon. He worked in all their London salons with some of the industry's finest hairdressers, going on to train other apprentices



Natalie has been a valued member of the Escape Hair Team since the salon first opened in 2005. Although working part-time now, Natalie is renowned for her colouring expertise and cutting techniques. She has been on numerous courses over the years, Toni & Guy, L'oreal and Goldwell just to name a few. Natalie has built an amazing clientele over the years and is also a qualified Accessor. She regularly holds model evenings for our apprentices where she gets to share her wealth of knowledge with our talented, new and upcoming stylists. Natalie's philosophy is simple, beautiful, workable and personal.



Gok is one of our managers, trained by the Escape Directors, with a wealth of experience in both cutting and colouring. Enthusiastic and friendly, he has a gift for putting clients at their ease and can create new and fashionable styles to suit the individual. Gok specialises in hair extensions and the Brazilian Blow Dry and also gets involved in photo shoots and competitions at the salon.



Marina is one of our managers, renowned for her unique styling and colour techniques. She is passionate about her client's needs, wanting them to leave the salon looking and feeling fabulous. She has been in the industry since she was 16 and has been a valued member of the Escape team for over seven years. Marina is also a specialist in the Brazilian Blow Dry.


Senior Stylist

Gemma is our newest edition to the Escape Hair Team, as a senior stylist, she has over 8 years of experience on the shop floor. Gemma trained in-salon with her previous salon directors in East Dulwich where she gained all her qualifications. Gemma has excellent knowledge of L'oreal, Wella and Paul Mitchell colour, with techniques learnt from Jo Hansford of Mayfair and cutting skills with a Sassoons background  Gemma loves to change and create the perfect image for her clients and make them feel relaxed in the chair.


Top Senior Stylist

Hayley started hairdressing at the age of 16, training both with Graham Webb and with us at Escape Hair, keenly developing her skills in all areas of hairdressing including her graduating in levels 2 & 3 in hairdressing. Since Hayley joined the Escape hair team she has worked her way up to a Top senior stylist level in the salon and is a dedicated senior member of staff. Hayley is a great hair cutter and colour technician and is always willing to come up with new styles and ideas for her clients.


Senior Stylist

Brooke has been with Escape for a number of years, starting off as an apprentice at our Eltham salon and then working her way up to the stylist position and is now positioned in our Bromley salon. Brooke started her hairdressing career at the age of 16, working well with clients and adapting to different styles and fashions to suit her client's needs. Brookes ambition and flare go on strength to strength.


Senior Stylist

With over 15 years of experience working in various up-market salons, Jenny works very well with finding out what suits the clients from hair colouring to hair cutting. Working with Escape she has established a very good clientele and has grown with the salon and is a great team member. Hair colouring and styling is her passion and it shows with every client.



Emily is one of our Stylists, with 5 years of salon experience with Escape Hair. Trained by the salon directors Kem & Gem. Emily started her hairdressing journey at 16 years old and thrived to get to know and pleasing her clients. Emily is passionate about hair and takes great pride in all aspects of her career. She is keen to learn and develop new skills to keep up with all the latest hair trends.



Georgia is a great addition to the Escape hair team and is growing with knowledge every day. As a young stylist, she adapts to her clients creating lovely hair cuts and colouring techniques. Georgia always loves to learn new things so she can grow and pursue her career in hairdressing to the best ability.


Graduate stylist

With her lovely temperament and friendly service, our graduate stylist Lucy is doing exceptionally well. She loves creating hairstyles and colours for her clients that will work with their lifestyles and enjoys styling hair for all occasions. She loves to style hair for weddings and special occasions and enjoys advising clients about all aspects of their hair, always keeping up with the latest trends and products to suit them. Lucy has worked with Escape Hair since she was 15, first as a Saturday assistant and then doing a full-time apprenticeship, completing her Diploma Levels 1-3. Lucy is a very well-liked and valued member of the team.


Graduate Stylist

Millie has always had a passion for hair and takes a keen interest in trending styles. Cutting and colouring hair for her clients, she enjoys creating different looks for them and advising on what would suit them best. She carries out specialist services such as Keratin treatments and loves creating styles for special occasions, putting hair up and using braids and plaits. Millie started her apprenticeship with Escape Hair when she left school, having worked with our team here on Saturdays and on school holidays since she was 15. Millie is a professional, friendly and bubbly stylist and a valued member of the team.


Escape Hair is always keen to consider taking on new staff to join its talented team. Apprentices can train with us to NVQ Level 2 and 3 and have an ongoing career at Escape Hair. We are also looking for stylists and colour technicians who want to further their careers with great experience at Escape Hair.

Current vacancies

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