About Kate Preston Salons

AWARD WINNING

Kate Preston Salons is a friendly, welcoming, modern and very ambitious salon based in Fareham, Hampshire. The work carried out is of the highest level and they are constantly striving to improve and surpass expectation. This drive to succeed and to be innovative in their work is what has earnt them multiple national and local awards.

From salon of the year, to life time achievement, rated 5 star by good salon guide and holding several certifcations of excellence from Goldwell, they are masters of their trade. With over 30 years of experience they ensure that their visitors receive a considered, bespoke and luxury treatment.

Meet the team

Why visit us?

  • Our Stylists are trained to listen to YOU
  • We specialise in changing your old look with our Redesign Service
  • We bring you the latest trends and expert advice to Fareham
  • You get a quality service second-to-none by fully-qualified Designers
  • Your service is Guaranteed and comes with Our Promise so it’s risk free
  • You get regular value for money deals and offers
  • Our team regularly train with the best in the industry
  • Beauty Services also offered in one location for your convenience
  • FREE wifi and FREE parking

Our Guarantee and Promise

At Kate Preston we strive to give you the very best in quality service and care. We are so dedicated to this that we offer our unique guarentee to take the risk away and ease any concerns you might have for choosing us and to encourage feedback. We want to continue to improve and never rest on our laurels so have created for you…

The KP Guarantee and Promise

If in the unlikely event that you are not completely satisfied with the results of your service, please tell us so we can put it right.

We will offer you the next available appointment and we re-do it for FREE!

We have complete confidence in our ability to delight you which is why we offer this 100% guarantee.

 

Meet the team

Meet the team

Here you’ll find photos and biographies of all our talented Fareham hairdressers so you can get to know us a little better. We all love hairdressing, and have a passionate commitment to make all our guests look and feel fabulous!

KATE
Owner

For the ultimate experience in hair- dressing, be inspired by the Women’s Stylist of the Yearn (English Hair and Beauty Awards, 2016), Kate Preston.

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Kate’s passion for pushing hairdressing boundaries with head-turning styles, vibrant colours and persistent reinvention of hair beauty, means that she is constantly thinking of new and innovative solutions for your hair. So, even before you have left the salon she will be preparing for your next visit!

Kate spends every spare minute attending workshops on new colouring products and exploring the latest trends in styling ensuring that she is prepared to advise you on the most up to date products and solutions for your hair.

As the owner of Kate Preston Salons, Kate is proud of her 30 years’ experience in the hairdressing industry and therefore it was no surprise to us all, when she won a lifetime achievement award in the Portsmouth Hair and Beauty awards in 2016.

LIBERTY
Salon Director

Libby is passionate about the customer experience and her role is to ensure that you have the ultimate care and…

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service throughout your visit. From first contact until you leave, meeting your needs is her mission and Libby ensures that the team are organised and supported so that they can totally focus on you.

Her years of project and people management ensure she has the perfect combination of skills for keeping the salon running like clockwork!

Being dedicated to front of house gives Libby the opportunity to interact with all clients ensuring total satisfaction and that you always leave with a smile on your face!

JO
Director Level & Management

Jo has a natural talent for building relationship with guests. With exten- sive experience in many aspects of hairdressing Jo particularly…

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excels in precision cutting and colouring. Her goal is to create trend driven but wearable hairstyles designed with the individual in mind.

Jo’s philosophy is to go above and beyond your requirements to ensure that not only do you get the right cut and colour but that it is the best value for you and easily maintained on leaving the salon.

Jo has also worked closely alongside Kate for over five years now and will continue to do so as part of the management team within the salon.

CLAIRE
Director Level & Management

Claire is one of our Goldwell Master Colourists which gives her great skills in colour correction and masking grey hair.

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Claire is also a qualified beautician with a particular aptitude for beautiful manicures and wonderful pedicures

Passionate about men’s hairdressing, Claire was also shortlisted for Gents hairdresser of the year for the Portsmouth hair and beauty awards two years running 2015 and 2016. Not surprising as she loves a technical challenge and delights in precision cutting. Her ability to create simple and clean lines with a carefully balanced edge of spontaneous creativity is a joy to watch! She also enjoys a good banter with the gentleman!

LEIANA
Director Level & Management

Dynamic and versatile, Leiana has great all round experience as she is fully qualified in ladies and gent’s hairdressing plus beauty…

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therapy, excelling in short hair cuts.

However, her true specialty is wedding, prom hair and makeup – the summer finds her busy creating stunning looks for bridal parties and prom “goers”!

Leiana is also our in-salon trainer and assessor which means that she works tirelessly to stay current and pass on new techniques to the team.

We are delighted that Leianna is now back in the salon after maternity leave, Tuesdays and Wednesday including late night Wednesday.

LISA
Director Level

Lisa’s dedicated long standing clientele return time and time again for her calm and confident style of hairdressing.

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Lisa’s ability to create bespoke styles is only matched by her drive to ensure that the look is easily re-created at home.

With a strong reputation for directional hairdressing, Lisa takes her time to listen to your vision for your hair and puts all of her energy into creating the perfect end result, ensuring ultimate satisfaction. So, if you are looking for a long-term stylist who will constantly help you to maintain beautiful locks or regularly re-invent your look, Lisa is the perfect stylist for you.

BEV
Director Level

Bev has an extensive regular client base who love her ability to translate key trends into beautifully wearable hair.

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Trained as a colour technician as well as a specialist in precision cutting, Bev loves balayage, ombre and other hand painted techniques. She is also an expert in color correction, so much so that she was shortlisted for Colour Technician of the Year for Portsmouth Hair and Beauty awards 2016.

GEORGIA
Senior Stylist

If you need a bit of glamour in your life, then Georgia’s blow drying techniques will ensure you leave feeing a million dollars!

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Georgia is also an accomplished and instinctive hair-up specialist, with a talent for translating your thoughts into reality.

She is passionate about all aspects of hairdressing and is attending regular training courses to continue her training.

Georgia was a Finalist for Junior Stylist of the Year at the English Hair & Beauty Awards 2015.

SHANNON
Senior Stylist

Shannon has a love of crazy colours and puts this into practice creating the perfect look, particularly for blondes.

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She has a knack for ensuring that your cut and colour work beautifully and complement each other.

Shannon also loves doing hair up’s and is equally at home ensuring you receive top class beauty treatments especially CND Shellac manicures and pedicures.

JENNY
Stylist & Make-up Artist

An appointment with Jenny is like a mini makeover as she uses her skill both in hair and beauty to take you on a journey to deliver…

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your desired look. Jenny is particularly skilled in balayage and ombre.

Jenny loves to experiment with makeup and considers the entire image when creating a look. So, whether you are looking for head-turning Bridal Make-Up or a subtler effect for a special occasion. Jenny’s talent as a MAC Make-Up Artist will help you find it. Add a funky CND Shellac, a luxury manicure and an eyebrow reshape and you really will be leaving walking on air!

Unsurprisingly Jenny was Shortlisted for Portsmouth Hair and Beauty Awards Apprentice of the year 2016. She has also been shortlisted for apprentice of the year in this year’s Business excellence awards in February 2017.

CHLOE
Stylist

Chloe delights in making her guests feel and look good. She has proven ability in perfecting the ultimate blow dry…

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and works relentlessly to deliver the desired look.

Her talents extend to the beauty arena where she specialises in MAC make up and CND shellac manicure and pedicure, so for a top to toe pamper book some time in with Chloe.

VACANCY
Apprentice

We are currently looking for an apprentice to join our team. A great opportunity to learn from a team of experts.