Michelle Reid, Salon Director

Michelle Reid

How long have you been in hairdressing?
20 years

Why did you choose to be a hairdresser?
Hairdressing was not my first choice of career, but once I started working @ Zappas as a Saturday trainee I changed my mind and decided that working with people in a fun environment was more me than working from behind a desk.

What do you like most about being a hairdresser?
My favourite things about being a hairdresser are working in the fast evolving fashion industry, my clients and coming to work everyday with some great friends.

What do you specialise in, i.e., colour, hair-up?
I would say that I am a good all rounder.

What do you like about working for Zappas?
I like it that we are constantly training and forward thinking, I also love working with the team around me.

What/who motivates you?
Anyone with drive and ambition!

What/who influences you?
Everyone! I can be easily led!!

What courses and qualifications in hairdressing have you achieved?
NVQ level 2, customer service, Toni and Guy classic and advanced cutting, L’Oréal colour keys basic and advanced, Toni and Guy inspirations, L’Oréal colour degree, ghd cutting and styling courses, Bed Head cutting courses and various other cutting and colour courses.