Meet the team

  • Loren westhead, co-owner/senior stylist
    Loren completed her hairdressing apprenticeship at Rodney Wayne here in Dunedin. Once she qualified she travelled the world for 3 years basing herself in Australia and Ireland before returning home to Dunedin and starting work as a senior stylist at Clip Joint Hairdressing. Then 2 and a half years later in December 2010 she and Melissa became the proud new owners of Clip Joint Hairdressing. Loren has 16 years experience in the hairdressing industry.
  • Melissa Coward, co-owner/senior stylist
    Melissa completed her apprenticeship at Clip Joint Hairdressing and went into partnership with Loren 8 years ago. She takes pride in making her clients feel happy and look amazing which makes her job exciting and challenging.
  • Theresa Kerr, senior stylist
    Theresa was born and raised right here in Dunedin. she left school and found her passion for hairdressing with Headquarters, where she completed her apprenticeship in 2002. She joins Clip Joint Hairdressing with over 18 years experience in the hairdressing industry. Theresa takes great pride in making her clients happy and looks forward to meeting you.
  • Sally Nicholls, senior stylist
    Sally started in the hairdressing industry in 2001. Having just made her return to the salon sally is looking foward to creating and keeping up with all the new trends and making you feel amazing.
  • Bayley Gutsell, beauty therapist/intermediate stylist
    Bayley runs our beauty treatment room within the salon, she is a fully qualified beauty therapist and also holds certificates in make up artistry, sugar wax and henna eyebrow application. Bayley has also been hairdressing for 2.5 years and will continue building her hairdressing skills in salon.