Where did the name Mane come from?
I have always had really long hair. My husband has always referred to it as my lions mane so when it came to naming my business there was no question about it.￼
Do you do event styling other than weddings?
Yes I do. I offer a special occasion hair and makeup package.
Do you only colour blondes?
No, I am a blonde specialist but I do love creating a rich brunettes too.
How do you keep up to date with trends?
We are so lucky in this digital age with great sources like Instagram, Pinterest and YouTube.￼
I am constantly scouring the internet for new styles and techniques. (Ask my husband it drives him crazy)￼.
You were an educator, do you still keep learning?
Yes definitely!! The Hair and Beauty industry is constantly evolving, It's impossible to know everything. I love attending courses and learning new tricks and techniques.
Are you a make up artist too?￼
Yes I am. I went to night school for Fashion, Bridal and Beauty Make up while I was at Hairdressing school in the day.
Where are you based?
North Shore, Auckland. I am willing to travel but additional travel costs may apply.
What products do you use?
I use Lakmé Colour. Evo and Olaplex Care and Styling. [Shop]