Mon/Tue/Fri: 10 – 8
Wed/Thu: 10 – 9
Sat: 10 – 6
Sun: 11 – 6
Mon – Fri: 10 – 8
Sat: 10 – 6
Working hard, training daily after work to achieve her goals and become best she can be – that’s the work ethic our senior stylist Chiaki was taught in Japan. She’s is a wonderful team player, bubbly and always full of ideas, has graced our salons with her presence for the last 7 years. After having worked a lot with oriental hair, she found new inspiration in using gentle perming products to create natural looking curls.
Born in Germany to Italian parents, Daniele gained most of his experience working in the family business. The key to achieving client satisfaction is listening to them, he says. He loves using products to create different looks and add volume / texture to the hair. He is always on hand to offer optimal haircare and styling advice.
Born and raised in Poland, Sebastian was only 6 when he came across a second hand book on hairdressing and that’s how it all started. He’s been a hairdresser for over two decades of which almost half spent at ESHK hair. He enjoys cutting and styling short hair, creating different shades of blond or coming up with a complete restyling for his clients.
Born and trained in Sweden, Sofie’s done hair all over the world, from Iceland to Australia. Based in East London for the last 10 years she knows the local style and how it’s changed over the years. She’s worked on photo shoots for the likes of FNO magazine and House Of Vintage and worked backstage at London Fashion Week. Previous barber training makes her an expert in sharp gents haircut; lately she has specialised more in colour which she finds both fun and creative.
Monika has been with ESHK for many years, seeing it expand and evolve. She makes sure clients leave with a smile, the salons look perfect and the teams in the different branches are happy and have all they need. Monika says: “Managing 3 teams with a total of 30 people isn’t easy, a serious challenge at times, but at the end of the day it’s all good fun.”
Born and trained in the south of Andalusia, Miguel started his career in 2000 followed by 8 years in London where he gained experience in many salons incl. ESHK and catwalk shows (LFW). Miguel specialises in short hair and loves working with curls. He has combined this love with electronic music, producing and releasing his own material. After moving to Berlin he joined forces with Meg & Fernando opening ESHK Berlin, bringing hair & music together in the up and coming area of Neukölln.
Kelleh started his training in Liverpool 10 years ago and has never stopped since. He’s always keen to learn new styles and techniques to keep him and his clients up to date on the latest trends. Main strengths are colours and being from Liverpool obviously blow dries. He’s done a lot of photo shoots and fashion shows in the past for independent brands but his heart lies in the salon, helping client’s get the look they’re after.
Inspired by his father, Camille started to train as a hairdresser. It was the family business where he gained most of his experience and ideas on hairdressing. He likes to create very natural non artificial looking hair and loves to entertain everyone with his passion for art.
Paris born and raised Bryan started his career in a hairsalon when he was just 15. Passionate about fashion, arts and music, he decided it was time to move. London has been the perfect city to grow as an independent and professional hairstylist. Bryan specialises in haircuts, hair up, balayages and keratine treatments; he knows how to treat and make you and your hair feel absolutely amazing.
At 14 years old Hannah was already training in a small boutique salon in Kent, mostly doing women’s hairdressing. She moved to Sydney for a year, where she mastered the balayage freehand technique. She has done styling for photoshoots, worked at LFW for Vivienne Westwood and Sophia Webster and got through the final of Wella Generation 2015. Hannah says: “I love being a hairdresser as everyday is something different and I never stop learning.”
Born and trained in England, Amy has moved around the world working in Australia, Italy and Berlin. She worked in Italy session styling on big fashion/video shoots. As much as she loved the experience constantly on the move from shoot to shoot, she missed salon life and working as a team. Berlin was the place for a fresh start. Her heart lies in colouring, she loves a creative challenge with an eye for the client’s individual look.
Born in the South of Italy, Daniele learned classic hairdressing and barbering in the family business, but also the essential ability to really understand client’s needs. He later went on to train at the L’Oréal academies in Rome, Turin and Milan, quickly moving up to expert colourist, taking part in hair shows and working backstage for national television. At 22 Daniele moved to London, where he has worked and studied with some of the best, consistently aiming for excellence.
Charles was trained in London. With over 15 years experience he specialises in cutting hair and loves natural looking hair. Berlin has been his home since the summer of 2015. He takes inspiration from fashion and clubbing scenes past and present. Charles can be caught regularly DJing in Berlin and across Europe.
Back in London after traveling abroad including to China. Rocio is a fully trained and qualified hair stylist with over 12 years experience including working with European, Asian styles and hair textures. She brings passion and creativity and make sure you leave the salon with a smile feeling stunning and confident.
Born in Liverpool, Evie started her hairdressing career with Toni & Guy. After training in both UK T&G Academies and working in the London based salons. After a few years in Berlin, where she established herself as a creative hairdresser with acute attention to detail, she returned to London. Evie specialises in colour, from creative brights to natural hues. She loves the opportunity to explore your personality and take you on a journey.
Our Andalucian sunshine, Maribel, has been working with ESHK Berlin from before opening. Her upbeat character brings happy vibes to the salon, making sure the team works at it’s best. If you’re looking for a new set of tunes, Mari will gladly recommend some great records we have in-store.
hairdresser (noun): 1. a cut above the rest 2.adds colour to the lives of others 3.brings out the beauty in others 4.miracle worker.
The above is a description she lives by; in the industry for 17 years she’s passionate about transformation of a client in her chair. It’s more than just a hair style, it’s a translation of self expression she like to bring out of her clients. She’s done fashion weeks in New York and Melbourne as well as various editorial work.
Working as hairdresser for 13 years, Takayuki started his career in Osaka. After 9 years there, he decided it was time to move and arrived in Berlin after two years in London. He specialises in gents cuts and ladies short style cuts, plus having worked on two different continents, is happy to give his expert advice on hair textures both Asian and European. His passion lies in design, hair, fashion, street dance and jazz & soul music.
Born in south of France, Lea developed 10 years experience in hairdressing between Toni&Guy, Fashion Week, photo shoots and rockabilly styling. She loves traveling and also speaks Italian. Passionate about electronic music, tattoos and pinups dressing. Lea will make sure you will be well hosted.
Viann has been a hairdresser for over a decade, gaining experience in a top Hong Kong salon, plus doing many shows and editorial work. She’s a hard working stylist and continually aims to improve her skills to be the best she can be. Never stops exploring and by living in London she is hoping to face new challenges to help her grow in the hairdressing industry. She loves hair styling as this helps her to discover her creativity.
Born and trained in Marseille, Carla started to work in her early 15. She loves the work of precision and likes to combine the modern with the old school style. Fascinated with curly hair Carla likes to work the texture of hair. She finds inspiration in movies, fashion, art.. Carla just arrived in Berlin, the good place to find new looks!
Elias was born and bread in Spain. Grandchild of a barber he had an interest in hair even as a young child. Pursuing his dream he moved to Madrid where he became involved in fashion shows. He has done editorial work for the likes of vogue Spain, DUST, Recens and numerous fashion weeks. Having just arrived in London Elias is keen to connect with a new urban sense of fashion whilst still bringing a hint of Spain with him.
From Wellington, New Zealand. Most recently worked with top hairdressers in Melbourne, Australia. she specialises in women’s short hair and curly hair. She has done catwalks shows and photo shoots but her heart lies in one-on-one interactions with clients in the salon.
Becky is U.K. born, but grew up in the land of the long white cloud, New Zealand. She comes from a creative background in graphic design. She then discovered her lifelong passion and career in hairdressing. She moved to London to further her craft and be inspired by the city, fashion and its people. Becky loves to do her artistic ballayage, colour transformations and cuts that express her clients personality. There is no better job, than making someone feel beautiful.
From his earliest memories, Issey had always wanted to work in hairdressing. Inspired by Origami, he started his career in Tokyo, 10 years ago. Courteous and attentive, he moved on to Sydney and Melbourne where he discovered his passion for creative cutting, colouring and styling.
In London & Berlin, he enjoys seeking out new art exhibitions and is always on the lookout for the latest hairstyle trends.
Graduate of CNWL Hairdressing NVQ, Aistè trained at Loreal Professional and Vidal Sassoon London. She has experience in hair competitions and photoshoots. Amongst her achievements are first place at the AHT UK National Final for commercial cut and finish, and finalist at Wella Xposer. Aistè loves the creativity and placement of colour, the new ideas and the look that can be achieved. Hairdressing is one of those industries where you make somebody happy.
Jaizki was born in San Sebastian, Northern Spain. After working in different cities around his home country, 2015 saw him move to London. At ESHK he uses his different techniques to find the right style for each of his customers. Hair styling is the same as any other art form, says Jaizki. It’s his favourite way to express himself and make his clients look fab.
Grace is one of our hard working assistants. She is very sweet and always makes sure the salon is nice and clean.
Gaia is a young but experienced girl from South Korea, living in Berlin since 2010. She has worked in various different areas and has now landed on the ESHK Team as our receptionist. She will welcome you with a smile to our lovely Neukölln branch.
JD was born in Lithuania, living in London for the past few years she’s very creative and kind person who always tries to put smiles on everyone’s faces. She has an interest in fashion, photography, dance and eventually found herself in hairdressing as well.
Ines was born and raised in Spain, inspired by her mom’s career she decided to head in the same direction and start working in hair salons. She loves to make clients feel welcome and make sure they have a great experience at ESHK.
Sam our youngest assistant has a dream to become a professional hair stylist by starting her journey with ESHK. We hope she will continue to grow and learn to achieve her goal.
Our assistant Claire has been living in Berlin since September 2016. Prior to joining the ESHK team she worked in salons in both the UK and Israel where she developed a passion for dry-styling hair. Through ESHK she hopes to further her training and progress in the world of hair!
Misha found her passion for hairdressing when she started working in a small salon in Hackney at the age of 15. She is qualified in hairdressing and is working towards becoming a full time stylist.