Sammie Alleyne, Team Director

Sammie Alleyne

How long have you been in hairdressing?
I have been in hairdressing 19 years, since Zappas opened.

Why did you choose to be a hairdresser?
I chose hairdressing because I love the creativity side and the ability to make people feel great about themselves.

What do you like most about being a hairdresser?
I love the fact that no two days are the same, everyday you are faced with an artistic challenge.

What do you specialise in, i.e., colour, hair-up?
I specialise in a wide variety of areas including colour, cutting, hair-ups – including bridal hair and fashion shows.

What do you like about working for Zappas?
I like working for Zappas for the whole environment and the great opportunities that are open to me.

What/who motivates you?
My family motivates me all the time, they know I love my job and always encourage me to better myself.

What/who influences you?
The team around me that I work along side every day, they are a great influence and brilliant mates.

What courses and qualifications in hairdressing have you achieved?
A lot of courses but still room for more, Classic & advance cutting, Colour degree course, L’Oreal courses, Tigi courses, Creative Training courses, Hair-up courses, In house training, Retail training courses, Photo shoots