Family-run salon Griffins has been operating in the village of Barnt Green for 30 years. We’ve built our reputation in the community by providing the highest quality hairdressing as well as education to local stylists and colleges.
Offering competitive training prices as well as high-end services, the salon team works tirelessly to suit all budgets and accommodate everyone, including numerous celebrities, to the same high standards.
CEO and Head of Education
Multi award winning and UK Hair Extensionist Michelle continually pushes the boundaries, giving advice and information on the latest trends in hair extensions. At the house of Griffins, Michelle has developed her own line of hair extensions called LOXBOX, providing all methods of extensions, including wig cutting, hair loss trauma and integrated pieces. Exclusive weekend appointments are available in advance, as Michelle divides her time between the UAE and the UK. Griffin’s has been Accredited a Centre of Expertise in Hair extensions, the only one in the UK.
Michelle is a Qualified Lecturer and Internal Verifier working with Habia and the awarding bodies, a regular Platform Artist for the British Hairdressing Fellowship at Salon International and Professional Hairdresser live, and provides seminars all over the UK. Michelle is a Council member with distinction for the British Hairdressing Fellowship, working with the top hairdressers in the UK to retain excellence within the industry.
Organised, friendly and approachable
At the front of our business is Jane our receptionist, who organises our booking system and welcomes our clients, answering any queries they may have. The best part of the job for Jane is the social aspect of it, meeting new people and providing 5 star customer service to our clients.
With a background in Design and Marketing, she also creates our in-house literature, promotions and branding materials. Jane works closely with Michelle in the organisation and promotion of her extension range ‘Loxbox’. Jane is instrumental in the running of Loxbox, taking orders, invoicing and organising deliveries.
Passionate, adventurous, colour expert
Amber jointly manages Griffins with Lucinda, looking after the operation of our very busy salon. She is a creative art director with 11 years salon experience. Amber excels in all services of hair, but her passion lies within all aspects of color taking time with her clients to create their individuality and style. “I find that coloring a client’s hair can define their personality and boost their confidence…it’s not a job, it’s a passion.”
Complimentary consultations are available with our color expert and a fabulous service is given, ensuring that each customer has the best experience when visiting the salon.
Bubbly, caring and humorous.
Lucinda jointly manages Griffins with Amber and has been a team member for 6 years alongside Michelle. She is qualified in all methods of ‘Loxbox’ hair extensions. “I love all things hair but my passion lies in hair up and extensions, they really bring out my creative side.
I love being part of such an amazing team, assisting shows and photoshoots and celebrating when we win!” Lucinda is key in the wedding side of the business, working on location or in the salon.
Party girl, fun loving, long hair expert.
Our ‘It’ girl Yasmin loves all things extensions! She is the Loxbox expert when it comes to taped weft and micro ring hair extensions. “I love being part of such an amazing team and working alongside Michelle, who I learn so much from every day.” Yasmin is the ‘go to’ stylist for big, glamorous blowdries and styling.
Yasmin works alongside Michelle and Jane, as Loxbox assistant making sure all orders and deliveries are processed efficiently.
Perfectionist, dedicated, braid queen.
Georgina is a key member of the Griffin team. “I love to make clients feel good about themselves and have a relaxed experience whilst I create their new image.”
Georgina’s passion lies with the creative side of hairdressing, she loves cutting, hair up and braiding. “I love learning new skills and I’m excited about learning all things extensions.
The Griffins team is second to none, which is evident in the number of awards we’ve been nominated for and won. Every year the salon goes from strength to strength, with awards that acknowledge every area of the business.