COVENT GARDEN HAIR SALON
In line with Government guidelines, our Covent Garden salon is now in Tier 4 and therefore closed until further notice. We will update our guests as soon as we have more information on a re-opening date.
Our flagship Trevor Sorbie hair salon is on Floral Street, Covent Garden in the very heart of London. Our team here are passionate, creative and fun-loving. Here you’ll receive the best hair services in London and many of the team here are Educators, who travel around the world teaching our high standard of skills, techniques and showcasing their creative flair.
If you’re after a personalised hair experience that is second to none, Trevor Sorbie Covent Garden is definitely the right choice for you.
Ben is great – he listens to me, gives great advice and as a result my colour always looks amazing! I would highly recommend Ben for colour at Trevor Sorbie, and Roman also gave me a lovely blow dry. Excellent service overall.”
Elaine, Covent GardenMore Reviews
Wai always takes such amazing care of me. She listens to me and always works really hard to get my hair exactly how I want it – a dedicated perfectionist. I always leave feeling a million dollars, she’s just amazing!”
Rosalie, Covent GardenMore Reviews
Giuseppe did another amazing job with my colour – he’s friendly but always totally professional, creative and sensitive to needs. Likewise with Tamara – she always goes the extra distance. Thank you both!!”
Frances, Covent GardenMore Reviews
As usual my colour with Jess in Covent Garden was just right. And Kate, who has been cutting my hair for many years, always gets it perfect. Thank you everyone!”
Lorraine, Covent GardenMore Reviews
Meet the team
Esti has over 20 years experience in styling & colour. Originally from Spain, Esti then moved to the UK and settled at award-winning salon Harrington’s soon becoming Art Director - presenting at seminars, teaching education and leading photo shoots. Although she is new to Trevor Sorbie, Esti is no stranger to hairdressing having been nominated 3 times as 'London Hairdresser of the Year' and also having won L'Oreal Colour Trophy in 2000; which was personally awarded to her by Trevor himself!
One of our Queree twins! No you are not seeing double! Jess is our amazing Senior Technician who is based at our Covent Garden flagship salon. From a young age, Jess developed a natural talent for styling and knew hairdressing was the path she wanted to explore. Being able to work alongside such inspirational and talented people and meeting guests from all backgrounds has made her 6 years with us fly by! Specialising in texturizing, bridal/ occasion hair and colour (especially blonde), Jess can make your vision a reality! From balayage to highlights, bleach and toners there is nothing better to Jess than mastering the art of a perfect colour blend. Her eye for colour will make sure you and your hair leave happy, radiant and flawless!
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Her passion for hair still soars, even after 20 years at Trevor Sorbie! Chloe has taken part in numerous shows over the years, including, winning L’Oréal Colour Trophy, assisting Trevor’s show in Italy and even doing colour at the British Hairdressing Awards. She loves her guests and interacting with them while using their hair as a canvas for her creativity. A qualified L’Oréal Colour Specialist, Chloe has mastered the techniques required to colour every hair type imaginable. From subtle touch ups to an all over transformation, Chloe personalises the colour to perfectly reflect you!
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Despite being born in France to Spanish parents, Daniel considers London to be his true home. Inspired to be a hairdresser by his sister, Daniel has many roles within the salon including being an Art Team member, product testing guru, wig cutter and bridal/hair up specialist. His favourite part of his job is seeing the happiness and smile of someone who is feeling and looking good, and his greatest achievement is carrying out an underwater haircut with scuba equipment at 12m deep in the Red Sea.
Josie has never looked back after immersing herself into the hairdressing world 7 years ago. Taking part in Fashion Week and on professional makeup shoots has added to her passion in for colour. Josie is always up to date with the current hair fashions and trends, and, finds inspiration magazines, textiles and art shop she visits. Unable to imagine working anywhere else, Josie thrives on the friendly salon vibes and has found her ‘hair family’ at our Covent Garden flagship. She lives for making her guests’ smile and creating a colour that accentuates them, especially if it involves bleaching and highlights! With a touch of colour from Josie, you’ll be sure to never to have a bad hair colour day again!
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A fan of creative colouring and balayage, Ben's hopes for the future are to inspire others in the same way he has been inspired throughout his career. The best advice he's ever been given is not to confirm and "just be myself". His favourite products are Trevor Sorbie Nourishing Shampoo (which he recommends trying as a shower gel too) and mousse, as big hair is a must in his hometown of Manchester!
Zak joined the company in the beginning of 2014, but quickly worked his way up through the company to join the Art Team.
As a L’Oréal colour specialist Zak is known for his creativity and passion for colour, and he regularly uses this passion to educate others both in the UK and overseas on behalf of Trevor Sorbie and L'Oréal.
Zak has coloured hair for many TV shows including Doctor Who, Torchwood, Downtown Abbey, Stella, Fabulous Baker Boys, and most recently Dakota’s hair for her new music video. He has also worked closely with stars including Ruth Jones, Eve Myles and Samantha Bond on her series Home Fires.
One of our Queree twins! No you are not seeing double! Louise is our wonderful Creative Stylist and Extension Specialist based at our Covent Garden flagship salon. Joining our Sorbie family 6 years ago, Louise has never shone away from a challenge, whether it’s assisting on fashion week or working on shoots, Louise loves showcasing her talents. The industry itself is what inspires her every day to be the very best she can be. Specialising in cutting and bridal/occasion hair, plus being an Ambassador for Great Lengths Hair Extensions, Louise has all sorts of techniques up her sleeves. As the only Hair Extension Specialist within Trevor Sorbie, it’s her ambition to improve and transform her guests thinning hair and give length, thickness and volume that never believed they could experience.
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Ilaria lists one of her greatest achievements as becoming a stylist at Trevor Sorbie, as it was always her dream to work with him. She loves the feeling of creating "the right look for the right person", and feels proud to be a hairdresser every time her clients leave the salon feeling amazing about their hair. Her future ambitions are to become part of the salon education team, and her style icon is Cate Blanchett because "she's elegant, sophisticated and an amazing actress".
Having always known she wanted to work as a stylist, Caroline loves expressing her creativity through hair, something she is able to do in her session work, including working backstage at Paris Fashion Week. Her greatest hairdressing achievement was winning the International worldskills competition, but says she is also proud "everytime I progress by learning something new". Seeing her clients happy after she's finished their hair is one of her favourite parts of her job.
Inspired to become a hairdresser following some disastrous haircuts as a teenager, Wai loves making her clients feel happy when they leave the salon. This is mirrored by her top career advice "whatever you decide to do, make sure it makes you happy". Among her favourite styles are tastefully done asymmetric hair cuts and androgynous looks because they are "strong, cool and free".
Stylist to the stars, Ian is famed for being Her Majesty The Queen's hairdresser, and is the proud owner of a Royal Warrant. He was inspired to become a hairdresser because seeing the transformation a haircut could make excited him, and he wanted to make people feel beautiful. His favourite thing about being a stylist is getting to make each cut personal to the client, and his top career advice is "remember the client comes first!"
Jody never questioned what she wanted to do; she always knew she was going to be a hairdresser. She chose Trevor Sorbie 18 years ago because of the cutting-edge artistic imagery that was all over the magazines; Trevor was her idol! Now, the “fantastic team, loyal clientele and continued inspiring work” has meant she’s never had a reason to leave.
Senior Director (Stylist)
Ryan has been in the hairdressing industry since 1990 and is currently a Senior Director and the Head of Education at the Flagship Salon in Covent Garden. He has been with Trevor Sorbie since 2004 and is a key member of the award-winning Trevor Sorbie Artistic Team.
Ryan’s natural creativity and willingness to challenge himself has helped drive the achievements of the Art Team over the years. He has worked on team photographic collections, on stage at major hair events, in the Trevor Sorbie academy sharing his extensive knowledge and skills, at educational seminars in the UK and overseas as well as appearing on tutorials for Hairtribe TV.
Ryan’s willingness to share his experiences and give back to the salon has seen him in a mentoring role for the Art Team “Associates”, which involves guiding individuals to become full Art Team members after more experience. Alongside this, Ryan recently became the mentor for KeraStraight’s new Art Team; The Collective.
Some of his published photographic works include his men’s collection ‘Players’ (Frisor/Top Hair), the KeraStraight campaign ‘Canvas’ (HJ) and work from the Art Team collection ‘ON /OFF’ (Tribute).
International Technical Director
As International Technical Director for Trevor Sorbie, Nathan is one of the best known names in the world of colour. Not surprisingly, he holds the L’Oréal Colour Specialist Degree, and is a member of the portfolio group of artistic hairdressers. He is also part of The 20:20 Colour Collective, which is a partnership between L’Oréal Professional Products Division and the UK’s most elite colourists to develop the professional colour industry for the future. He regularly judges at the L’Oréal Colour Trophy, BHA’s and the USA’s NAHA’s, to name but a few.
Nathan has an impessive celebrity cliente, including Cheryl Cole, Gemma Arteton, Donna Air, Louise Redknapp, Helen Mirren, Gillian Anderson, Emma Bunton, and Denise Van Outen.
His colour work and innovation has been pivotal to the success of the Art Team, and he has been integral in the creation of their award-winning collections.
Senior Director (Stylist)
Kate describes herself as "born to be in this industry", and her greatest achievement was passing her final test to join Trevor Sorbie. Seeing the young talent in the salon emerging through the ranks makes Kate feel proudest as educator, a role which means there is "never a dull moment!". Her hopes for the future are to keep teaching and inspiring people "as long as I'm doing that I'll be a happy lady".
Creative Colour/Technical Education Director
A veteran to colour within the hairdressing community with 36 year experience and counting! Renowned for his colour and techniques and being an international award-winning Hair Colourist and Educator, there is not much that John can’t do. Taking part in countless shows, including China’s biggest hair show with an audience of 3,000 people, illustrates that John is proud to showcase and pass his knowledge of hairdressing on to others. Never limiting his inspiration, John loves to create beautiful touchable hair on stage and off. Anything blonde, John knows best! Even from the darkest of brunettes, John can tailor the perfect and most effortlessness blonde to suit you. You’ll definitely leave the salon with beautiful healthy hair and rocking your blonde bombshell colour every single time!
Book in your appointment with John in our Covent Garden salon now.
Tiziana Di Marcelli
International Educational Director (Stylist)
Tiziana is the International Education Director for Trevor Sorbie. She has been with the Company for over 20 years and is an award-winning hairdresser with the Trevor Sorbie Artistic Team. Her natural creativity and willingness to challenge herself has helped drive the achievements of the Art Team, working on team photographic collections, on stage at major hair shows as well as sharing her extensive knowledge and skills at educational seminars in the UK and overseas.
A recent project with Mai Hai was their 2018 "Vermillion" collection, and just earlier this year the "ON / OFF" collection with the Trevor Sorbie Art Team. In addition Tiziana has worked on many hair shows including The Vitality Show, Monte Carlo, Lisap, Cotril Milan and L' Oréal Professionel 100 Years Inspiration in Paris.
Her contribution to the salons was recognised when Trevor named her as his 'Exceptional Talent' winner at his recent company awards.
Johanna Cree Brown
Senior Director (Stylist)
Johanna's list of credits, both individually and as part of the Art Team, is huge. She is a regular for L’Oréal Professionnel backstage at London Fashion Week, and has designed the hair for David Koma, Jena Theo, Fyodor Golan, Central St Martins, Hakaan, Stephane Rolland Haute Couture, Elliot Atkinson and Jacob Kimmie shows.
Her accolades include winning Avant Garde Hairdresser of the Year at the British Hairdressing Awards, and being named Creative Talent at the Creative Head Most Wanted Awards in both 2010 and 2015. She has received nominations for Scottish Hairdresser of the Year, London Hairdresser of the Year, AIPP Best Photographic collection, and was runner up in the AIPP Avant Garde and Best Commercial categories. Most recently Johanna won the Big Shot Creative Haircolour award at the Behind the Chair Awards.
Other work includes appearing on stage in Vienna, at Expo Australia, Show Positivo in Spain, and for Tribute. Her work can also be seen in print for editorials and covers for the likes of Hunger magazine, Vision China, British Vogue, Vogue Dubai, ID Magazine, ES magazine, Vogue Brazil, a Graduate Fashion Week preview shoot for the Evening Standard, Anew magazine, Harpers Bazaar Brazil and XOXO.
This list is just the tip of the iceberg for Johanna, and she continues to inspire the group with her exquisite work and insatiable desire to keep adapting, creating, and learning herself.
The creativity and being able to interact with people is what made hairdressing the perfect career for Ana. Over her 20 years of experience, she has been part of many ventures, such as photoshoots for Vogue and Vanity Fair magazines and working in exhibitions assisting Angelo Seminara for Chloé* Diana Vreeland and more. Ana sees every editorial work as a totally new experience and being able to work alongside fashion experts and curators is a true achievement and learning process. Surrounded with a great minded team, this creates an environment perfect for her guest and explains why she has been with us for over two decades. She hopes to continue to spread her creativity through more editorial work and of course to her wonderful guests who she cherishes the most!
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Harry’s older brother is a barber, and watching him be free and creative every day inspired Harry to become a Stylist. He now loves “being able to change the way people feel about their appearance.” The standards at Trevor Sorbie are “above and beyond anywhere else” and Harry has been lucky enough to assist Trevor and Artistic Director Tom on various shows and shoots. Some of Harry’s career highlights are being featured in Creative Head magazine and being on stage at “Hair Club Live”.
For Tamara “hairdressing is an art where she can use her creative side”. She loves making people “look and feel great with a fresh cut”. Even after fully qualifying as a lawyer, Tamara knew that she wanted to work with hair. She dreamed of working at a top salon to get the best knowledge and experience, and is “happy everyday knowing that she made the right decision!”
Originating from Berlin, Julia discovered her passion for hair at a very early age, which has stretched to a 23 year long career! Assisting Angelo Seminara in Paris for L’Oréal and Vivian Westwood is among the many pieces of editorial work where Julia has flourished her skills. Moving around in life and learning and experiencing new things is what keeps Julia creativity fresh and her creations unique. As a stylist she loves all hairstyles but the really innovative ones is where Julia shines, she also loves curly hair… and fringes… and bobs – you get the gist. Having guests in Switzerland, London, all over Germany and in New York, emphasises her passion for her profession. Splitting her time between her home in Berlin and London can be challenging but seeing her guests and her English hair family outweighs it all.
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