Salon Owner/Director & Educator
Ruby proudly opened Escape in 2011 and has never looked back! She is a very driven, determined lady who runs a friendly and effective salon and has always had a passion for hairdressing. After years of perfecting her cutting skills Ruby completed her assessors in 2009 and a two year teaching degree in 2017 which now she uses to help her assistants at Escape to develop into stylists through careful training and direction.
In 2013 Ruby completed an advanced colour course and worked as a freelance colour educator, traveling to salons around the North West educating lots of other hairdressers for over four years, from this Ruby has become an expert in the use of Olaplex and Kera Straight and also provides training with these brands.
Ruby prides herself on having very high standards in hairdressing and insists all her staff work to the same standard. It is not only her passion to create the perfect hair and salon experience for her clients but to eventually set up her own training academy.
Georgia started her hairdressing career with Escape in 2013, since she has completed her NVQ Level 2 & 3 in hairdressing. She had an immediate passion and eagerness to become hands on around the salon and continues to educate herself to gain new skills. In 2016 she completed a beauty works course covering all methods of hair extensions. Georgia thrives in this and will tailor the best service to suit your needs. Anything from a balayage to a crazy colour, a simple hair up or a detailed wedding design, she’s your girl. Georgia has a fast growing clientele and has a bright future in hairdressing ahead of her.
Kirsty has 10 years experience in cutting and colouring mens and ladies hair. With a strong clientele you will need to book in advance, she can be in high demand at times. Kirsty is very kind, helpful, talented and just an asset to have on board with us at the salon. She feels like family.
Emma our bubbly, honest professional hairdresser who constantly strives for client and team happiness. Emma can dress the hair in the most beautiful styles, she is your go too for hair ups & weddings. With over 17 years experience Emma is an expert in colour, colour correction and cutting.
Hairdressing Apprentice – Year 2
Megan is very keen to learn and is the hardest little worker you will ever meet, she just gets on with everything… Ruby trains megan to her high standards a couple of times a week. She is coming to the end of her training by the end of summer 2020 and will start on the salon floor as a stylist. The salon is lucky to have her.
This young gentleman has quickly risen to new heights in his recent career as a barber here at Escape. His hard work, determination and patience along side perfecting his cutting skills has got him what he set out to achieve… A very busy diary and a repeat of regular happy customers. Dean covers all aspects of men’s styling, low blends and cut throat shaves. Using products American Crew and Apothecary 87.
Nail Technician, Bio Sculpture Gel
Courtney is still at Turton school and just helps us out every Saturday and over the busy christmas periods. She’s a little dream to have around, very quiet but very hands on. Courtney is very academic and would eventually like to be a paediatrician. She loves working with children and helps out at the princess parties that we hold on Sundays