Beauty Experts, Stylists and Hairdressers

in Leeds

Renaissance Hair & Beauty is a highly talented team of beauty experts, stylists and hairdressers with experience in all types of hair and beauty services. From men’s and women’s styling, to bespoke hair extensions and wedding hair, we are here to help you.

Here, we provide you with information on each team member’s background. To book an appointment at our combined hair and beauty salon in Leeds, call 0113 242 6224.

We look forward to meeting you.

Lynsey

Lynsey

Years of Experience: 20 years
Specialties: Wedding hair, cutting and education
Favourite Thing to Do: Everything!
‍Inspirations: Every part of the hairdressing industry is inspiring including the team around me.

Achievements: Lynsey opened Renaissance Hair & Beauty in 2011 after training and working for a series of high-end salons including HOB. She has styled photographic and catwalk events across the country. Her past clients include Dita von Teese and Look Magazine.

Lynsey also created Bespoke Bridal, a team of highly skilled professionals fulfilling your hair and beauty needs on your wedding day! Lynsey is a certified assessor. She trains newcomers in-house, working hard to ensure the youngest stylists meet the highest standards.

Lynsey works tirelessly to ensure Renaissance Hair & Beauty grows its reputation as a relaxed yet professional hair salon which men and women around Leeds can visit for a look tailored precisely to their requirements. The loyalty of Lynsey's clients is a credit to her exceptional skills as a hairdresser.

In 2019, Lynsey competed in the British Hairdressing Awards and was a FINALIST. She has once again got through to the final rounds for North Western Hairdresser of the Year in 2021.

Lynsey's Days in the Salon*
Wednesday and Friday

Price (per hour)
£65.00

*Lynsey will be on maternity leave from 1st October 2021 to 1st October 2022

George

George

Years of Experience: 14 years
Specialties: Colour
Favourite Thing to Do: Bobs, big bouncy blow dries and classic highlights
Inspirations: Old Hollywood movie stars and grungy street styles.

Achievements: George is a colour technician, session stylist and assessor. He works with all trainees in-house alongside Lynsey to ensure they are up to Renaissance Hair & Beauty standards. He has participated in a series of in-house photoshoots and has submitted photographic entries to Wella Trend Vision and the British Hairdressing Awards. George has also styled hair for stage shows.

George’s work is elegant and classic with a hint of Hollywood glamour.

Career History: George started his career with Tony&Guy and was with them for 3 years. Whilst there, he chose colour as his specialism. Moving to Leeds, he then joined HOB salons where he furthered his knowledge with colour, attending their academy in Camden for regular courses. Since then, he has been with the Renaissance family for 10 years! 

Very early on, Lynsey trained him in cutting and styling. He has built up a fabulous clientele. George and Lynsey are qualified assessors in hairdressing, and it is their responsibility to train our apprentices and our next generation of stylists.

George's Days in the Salon
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday

Price (per hour)
£62.00

George
Adam

Adam

Years of Experience: 16 years
Specialties: Creative cuts and bright colours
Favourite Thing to Do: All of it!
‍Inspirations: Latest trends and fashions.

Achievements: Adam trained with HOB salons and has entered numerous competitions, one being the British Hairdressing Awards. Adam has also styled hair for charity fashion shows and worked on in-house photoshoots, as well as completing in-house training days and workshops to keep up with moving trends.

Adam’s work is very creative. He loves making all clients feel amazing and ensures they love their experience at our hair salon in Leeds. Adam had many of his loyal clients follow him from his previous salon. He loves to build professional friendships with his clients.

Adam's Days in the Salon
Wednesday and Friday

Price (per hour)
£60.00

Liz

Liz

Years of Experience: 15 years
Specialties: Colour corrections, braiding, session work and wedding hair
Favourite Thing to Do: Colour, styling and short edgy haircuts
Inspirations: Liz loves all things 90s grunge and alternative fashion. She takes inspiration from stylists such as Angelo Seminara and Sophia Hilton.

Achievements: Liz has over 15 years of experience in the industry and feels just as much excitement and inspiration today as the day she started. Finding her love for session work led Liz to be part of incredible opportunities such as Fashion Week, being part of the backstage team at Download Festival, and styling for a BBC television production. She is also part of the Bespoke Bridal team at Renaissance and adores styling for brides and bridesmaids on their special day. 

With over 10 years of experience in bridal hair, Liz is proficient, knowledgeable, professional and relaxed. A great addition to your wedding morning team.

In salon, Liz provides cutting, colouring and styling services. She is highly skilled in all areas, but her passion lies with colour. She loves the therapeutic transformation of highlights, the low maintenance softness of balayage, and the expensive richness of an all-over gloss. Liz is a colour correction specialist and thoroughly enjoys a challenge. 

Her expertise in colour chemistry, her creativity and her passion for colour make Liz the perfect stylist for fixing at-home disasters, creating a vivid bright rainbow combination, or taking on a huge colour transformation.

Liz’s work is meticulous and creative with an artistic edge and is always styled to perfection.

Liz's Days in the Salon
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and alternate Saturdays

Price (per hour)
£55.00

Liz
Jak
Jak

Jak

Years of Experience: 10 years
Specialties: Fashion colour, alternative cutting, bridal hair
Favourite Thing to Do: Edgy haircuts and bold fashion colours, hair-ups (from festival looks to bridal)
Inspirations: Angelo Seminara.

Achievements: Jak has styled hair at Salon International, London Fashion Week and the M&S S/S launch. He has also been part of the GHD Young Art Team. Jak has participated backstage at Prague and Copenhagen Fashion Week on multiple occasions, and he works alongside Lynsey as part of Bespoke Bridal.
Jak has participated in several in-house photoshoots and has submitted photographic entries for Wella Trend Vision, The British Hairdressing Awards and Kerastraight.

Jak’s work is polished and classic with a creative edge, and he has an excellent knowledge of the products we use.

Jak's Days in the Salon

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday

Price (per hour)
£55.00

Jacob

Jacob

Years of Experience: 6 years
Specialties: Short haircutting, fades and textured haircuts
Favourite Thing to Do: Short haircuts including a mix of clipper work and precision cutting
‍Inspirations: Josh Lamonica, Ben Brown and Reece Beak.

Achievements: Jacob is currently part of the British Hairdressing Fellowships Men’s Hair Team for 2021. Jacob has taken part in multiple photoshoots, working with celebrity stylists and some of the best photographers in the country. Jacob specializes in cutting and styling hair. 

Working with short hair is something he likes doing with both men and women. Jacob uses his time outside of the salon pursuing his passion for photography.

Jacob's Days in the Salon
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday

Price (per hour)
£50.00

Jacob
Jade
Jade

Jade

Years of Experience: 5 years
Specialties: Highlights and curly hair
Favourite Thing to Do:
Sharp bobs and natural colours
‍Inspirations:
The work of my colleagues.

Achievements: Jade started at Renaissance Hair & Beauty at a later point in her life than most of the trainees that join us, but she was thrown in at the deep end and passed her NVQ with flying colours. Jade is a great stylist. She attends as many courses as she can and this year, she completed a cutting course and several colour workshops. Jade has also participated in a series of in-house photoshoots as well as modelling for a few.

Jade is hoping to specialise in curly hair and is looking forward to her up-and-coming afro hair course. Jade’s work is meticulous and perfected with classic styles and soft natural colours.

Jade's Days in the Salon
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday

Price (per hour)
£50.00

Suzy

Suzy

Years of experience: 7 years
Specialties: Hair extensions
Favourite Thing to Do: Full head bleach, colour corrections, highlights, long haircuts and bobs.
‍Inspirations: Chris Appleton and the colour work of Guy Tang.

Achievements: Suzy is a fully qualified hairdresser and is also trained in all methods of hair extension applications. She is also experienced in all aspects of raw hair preparation including tipping, double drawing, handtied wefting, custom colouring and bespoke blending.

Suzy is also a fully qualified hair extension trainer running in-house courses. 

Suzy’s work was nominated for the Hair Extension Category in the English Hair and Beauty Awards 2018.Suzy completes her hair extension work to the highest standards with the perfect method selected for each specific hair type and need. With a seamless blend of length, thickness and colour, Suzy leaves every client with a bespoke style matched and fitted to perfection.

Suzy's Days in the Salon
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday

Price (per hour) for hair services
£40.00

Price (per hour) for hair extension services
£55.00

Suzy
Amy
Amy

Amy

Years of Experience: 4 years
Favourite Thing to Do: Creative colours and highlights
‍Inspirations: Grungy and edgy alternative styles, plus the latest trends and fashions.

Achievements: Amy qualified in 2020 with a distinction in her NVQ Level 2 and has loved being able to showcase her skills and build professional relationships with her clients, whether they are regular or new! 

She has also attended several colour workshops, the most recent being the Cheating Balayage course with Not Another Academy, as well as in-house training and constantly learning new techniques through other stylists so that she is able to continue taking her work that one step further.

Amy's Days in the Salon
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday

Price (per hour)
£40.00

Leah

Leah

Years of Experience: 2 years
Favourite Thing to Do: Balayage, highlights and long layers
‍Inspirations: Natural beachy vibes.

Achievements: Leah is a newly qualified stylist who joined the Renaissance team two years ago. She is doing exceptionally well and is keen to develop her skills and techniques at every opportunity. Leah has participated in a series of in-house training sessions for cutting and colour workshops. She has recently started taking on clients, loves running her own column and is now building herself a client base. 

Because she is newly qualified, Leah is available at a discounted rate while she works on her timings. Be sure to snap up an appointment with her.

Leah's Days in the Salon
Thursday and Saturday

Price (per hour)
£30.00

Leah
Holly
Holly

Holly

Achievements: Holly manages the salon and reception desk. Dealing with most of our enquiries and bookings, she is the front-of-house face of our behind-the-scenes operations and keeps the salon running smoothly. Holly is always here and happy to help you with any enquiries, no matter how big or small, from organising your wedding hair, to booking in for that five-minute fringe trim. 

She is always here to help!

Deposits and Cancellations

A deposit of £25.00 is required 72 hours prior to your appointment to confirm your booking. If no deposit has been made, it is within our rights to cancel your appointment. All cancellations must be made up to 72 hours prior to your appointment to receive a refund of your deposit.

Any cancellations after this time will not be refunded but can be transferred. Any cancellations on the day of an appointment will not be refunded.

You must have a colour allergy test 48 hours before your appointment or have had colour treatment in this salon in the last 6 months.  

If you have tested positive for Covid-19 or have any symptoms, you can transfer your deposit to a later date. If you have had Covid-19 or the vaccine, a new allergy test is required. If your allergy test is not up to date, your appointment will be cancelled, and your deposit will not be refunded.

Meet our hairdressers and stylists in person at our hair and beauty salon in Leeds. Call Renaissance Hair & Beauty on 0113 242 6224.