Meet the team

Sinéad Kelly

Founder & Director


The adage that entrepreneurs are born and not made epitomises Sinead Kelly. Our indomitable, founder and business bombshell, launched her first salon age 28. Quick to grow a strong client list, she managed to turn over a quarter of a million pounds in the first year.

Admired as much for her inspiring entrepreneurialism as she is for her hair skills. Sinéad often features in the UK's consumer and trade press. Likened to the "Gok Wan of hair", her 360° approach to a makeover brings out a women's inner confidence. Leaving them feeling fabulous and the very best version of themselves.

"I believe being a woman and mother is a significant advantage over my male counterparts. I understand how women feel about themselves and the insecurities they might have with their appearance. My 360-degree approach to cut and colour takes into account every aspect of a person's face, hair, lifestyle and character. Ensuring an end finish that brings out their inner goddess."

Sinéad Kelly

Sinéad's passion for making women look and feel good, always shines through. Whether she is styling models at LFW, tending to the tresses of her regular clients or creating perfect red carpet hair. For this reason, Sinéad is fast becoming known as the 'makeover queen' in the industry. She is deeply proud of her international reputation within the hair industry and she's striving to build upon it and keep the business growing. Sinead's also has a growing celebrity following. Stars such as; Holly Willoughby, Kimberley Wyatt, Amy Willerton, Ali Bastian, Kristina Rihanoff, Heidi Range and Nikki Sanderson, All regularly receive Sinéad's star treatment.

Celebrity hairdresser Sinéad is at the pinnacle of the hairdressing industry. An International award-winning stylist, her achievements include;
The L’Oreal Colour Trophy winner,
European Hairdressing Champion 2002 & 2004
and Irish hairdressing champion.

In an industry that is often dominated by males, Sinead is one of the few female pioneers of hairdressing, even once, labelled a "power tool" by Red Magazine!


The Creative Team

Sinéad Kelly London is an award-winning hair salon based in White Hart Lane in Barnes. Established by celebrity hairdresser Sinéad Kelly, the salon is well known across London for its style makeovers and is an innovator of colour transformations. Our creative team collectively has worked on many campaigns and photoshoots. Using the latest trends and products the team has a 360-degree approach to hairdressing taking into account every aspect of a person’s face, hair, lifestyle and character. As well as their loyal clients and busy mums from the surrounding area, their plethora of celebrity clients, including ITV presenter Holly Willoughby, is proof that the salon is one of the hottest in London.

Vas Mikellides

Executive Stylist

Our Executive Stylist is not only our L’Oréal Colour Specialist but also the UK and London L’Oreal Colour Trophy winner 2016. Having worked alongside some of the most influential stylists in the country; he likes to keep his finger on the pulse of the latest colour trends. Vas is paving the way in beautiful colour transformations, from indulgent brunettes to eye catching blondes, he has the expert eye to advise you throughout your colour journey.

Sara Bergantini

Executive Stylist

Our resident London Fashion Week girl is the L’Oreal Colour Trophy 2016 UK and London winner. Sara’s haircutting and colouring skills are exceptional. Always in the know of what the latest trends are, and a keen fashionista, makes Sara’s advice invaluable when thinking about which length and style would suit you best. Her sought after up styling, also makes Sara our go-to girl for any special occasion to ensure you always look red carpet ready.

Sarah Jackson

Senior Stylist

With over 10 years experience in the industry, Sarah is a qualified Kerastase Ambassador, making her the perfect advisor when it comes to treating and maintaining the health of your hair, keeping locks luscious and well looked after. Both passionate and personable, Sarah’s styling abilities and product expertise means you won’t need to compromise condition over style.

Aston Kennedy

Senior Stylist

Aston has been in the industry for 10 years, starting when she was just 15! In that time, she's received impressive training as she assisted one of London's top stylists, receiving one on one training. She went on to work in some of London's most high end salons, building up her own loyal clients over the past 7 years. She is skilled at doing a nice sharp cut but her speciality is colour. Ashton gained one of the highest marks in her year on the L'Oreal colour specialist degree - 96%! No matter what colour worry you have,she can help and create the perfect tone for all blondes, brondes, brunettes and reds!

Gitanna Mullan

Junior Stylist

Currently finishing her advanced hairdressing qualification at college but already recieving some training with the main boss woman herself. Fully hands on around the Salon, you'll find Gitanna helping apply colours, toners and finishing up blow drys. All under the watchful eye of our L'Oreal Colour Specialist.

Shannon Green

Junior Stylist

Our go to girl for all hair up, this is the girl you need to see if you are going to a festival or just fancy a weekend treat.Nearing the end of her advanced hairdressing qualification, it wont be long before she is bringing her talents to LFW.

Testimonials

At Sinéad Kelly London we pride ourselves on providing the best service in a relaxed and friendly environment so our customers look forward to every hair appointment. See what some of our customers have said about their experience.

I always enjoy going to Sinead Kelly London. The whole team make me feel so welcome from the moment I step through the door. Their expertise shines through - I trust them completely. It's important for everyone to have a little pampering from time to time and I always look forward to visiting

Holly Willoughby - TV Presenter

Sinéad fitted me into her busy schedule at the last minute. She matched my colour perfectly and finished it with a silky, bouncy blow dry. I loved the results and also enjoyed our girlie chats whilst getting my hair done

Heidi Range - Singer/Songwriter

After visiting Sinéad Kelly London I have been spoilt as to wanting to go anywhere else, with it's gorgeous boutique vibes and happy helpful friendly staff, its a place that really makes you feel at home. If you are like me and are not very confident when letting people cut or style your hair then you should definitely visit this salon because I guarantee you won't leave upset. Sinéad and her team always make me feel like I'm looking my best when I go out and I would recommend them to anyone.

Nicki Sanderson - Actress

Sinéad Kelly London hair salon have been looking after my hair for several years, their colourists and stylists are second to none. I trust Sinéad and Mandy 100%, all I have to do is relax with a cup of tea in my hand while they instinctively knows how to make sure I leave the salon, which is the right combination of warm, friendly and luxurious, feeling fabulous inside and out.

Ali Bastian - Actress

Achievements

Sinead Kelly London is a multi-award winning hair salon that has earned a reputation for providing expert colour treatment and established a loyal client base among the London elite. The salon’s superior skill and prowess has not gone unnoticed, winning a series of national and international awards.

Competetive

  • L’Oreal Colour Trophy UK winners 2016
  • World L’Oreal Colour Trophy Young Talent Award 2016
  • L'Oreal Colour Trophy, London Regional Finalist Mens & Ladies
  • Creative Head Magazine It List awards finalist "Entrepreneur of the year"
  • L'Oreal Colour Trophy, London Regional Finalist Mens & Ladies
  • L'Oreal Colour Trophy, London and National Finalist Ladies
  • European Hairdressing Championship, Paris, Silver Winner Ladies Cut
  • National Hairdressing Championship, Ireland, Runner up Upstyling
  • National Hairdressing Championship, Ireland, Winner Ladies Cut and Colour
  • National Hairdressing Championship, Ireland, Runner up Ladies Total look - L'Oreal Colour Trophy, Ireland, Finalist Ladies

Shows & Shoots

  • Hair expert for Superdrug Look At Me blog
  • London Fashion Week with LGN Events
  • Hair expert for More online
  • Presented an Award at "The Prima High Street Awards"
  • Featured in Look Magazine "We launched our businesses before the age of 30" 2011
  • Photo shoots all over Europe including London, Paris
  • Magazine shoots for Tatler, OK Magazine, Social and Personal Magazine
  • Seminars and New product launch events for L'Oreal, Ireland and London
  • L'Oreal Creative exchange representing London in Glasgow
  • London Fashion Week with LGN Events
  • Readers makeover for You Magazine
  • Readers makeover for Fabulous Magazine