Meet the Team
Owner / Director / Hairstylist
Heather took over ownership of Buff Hair & Beauty in July 2018 and has a passion for excellent Customer Service, making people feel welcome and ensuring they feel and look awesome when they walk out the door. Heather is a qualified Hairstylist who completed her apprenticeship in Howick, Auckland. This is the second salon she has owned and is looking forward to continually growing the staff and business.
Senior Beauty Therapist / Salon Manager
Charlotte is an internationally qualified Beauty & Body Therapist, (CIDESCO, ITEC & CIBTAC) with over 12 years’ experience, and is also our Salon Manager here at Buff Hair & Beauty. She studied for her international diplomas’ in Beauty & Body therapy at the Yorkshire College of Beauty Therapy in Leeds, UK, before working in some of the most elite salons and Spas across Yorkshire. Charlotte moved to NZ in 2013 and has worked for Buff Since then. Her passion is anything to do with the skin. Charlotte is also a Certified Nail Technician, lash technician and Henna brow specialist. She is a busy Mum to Oliver and Eli, Partner to Dave and who has a bit of an addiction to the gym!
Caitlin joined Buff Hair & Beauty in September 2018 after completing her studies at Face & Beauty Academy in Tauranga, gaining a Diploma in Beauty Specialist and internationally renowned ITEC Diploma in Beauty Specialist. She is also a Certified Nail Technician and Lash Extensions Technician – which she has a passion for. Since she has been at Buff Hair & Beauty she has become a qualified Spray Tanner (St Tropez) and attended both nail, makeup and skincare courses to upskill in both products and the latest trends. Caitlin loves a good workout at the gym in her spare time and has a creative flare through art, embroidery and design and is a “bit of a Nana” like Aleisha!
Olivia, originally from Rotorua, has been hairdressing for 4 years and is just completing her apprenticeship with us to achieve the Level 4 Hairdressing (Professional Stylist) Qualification. She loves colouring and is a great cutter. Olivia regularly upskills at Master cutting and colouring classes to ensure she is up to date with the latest trends.
Apprentice Beauty Therapist
Stephanie is currently studying at Buff Hair & Beauty towards a Diploma in Beauty Therapy. She came to the salon straight from College with a passion for painting nails, but she has since gained other skills within the Beauty area and is now Qualified in Spray Tanning (St Tropez). Out of work, Steph is an animal lover who loves to shop and hang out with her friends.