Meet the team

Leigh Rands – Director Colour Specialist  - View Profile

Leigh, Director of Cutting Room (The Salon) Ltd. has 28 years’ experience in the Hairdressing industry and has continually taking her own self-development seriously. Leigh began her journey as Cutting Room in 1999 when she opened the first salon on Wellgate, Rotherham.  Leigh is constantly developing Cutting Room as a business....

Lauren Jowett – Senior Stylist - Racoon Lux Links & Hotbond Extension Specialist - View Profile

Lauren has worked her way through the training and development program that is the ethos of Cutting Room. She began Hairdressing straight from school so now has 11 years’ experience in a busy salon environment.

Laura Everton-  Senior Stylist - Racoon Lux Links Extension Specialist   - View Profile

Laura Joined the team 6 years ago, in this time has shown a flare for gents styling. creative barbering is her love. Laura is a fantasticly talented hair stylist and  a bubbly addition that we are sure is going to be one to watch for the future.


Phoebe Riley - Stylist - Racoon Lux Links Extension Specialist - View Profile

Since September 2015 Phoebe has gained her NVQ Level 2 at college. Phoebe is renowned for creating rainbow hair, 3 day blowdrys and hairups. Phoebe is still developing herself with the help of team members, college and loads of external courses she is eager to know more in the indusrty.


Emily Critchlow – Assistant -  View Profile

Emily has been a member of our team since February 2016. Emily has Down’s Syndrome and is employed for 3 hours a week.  and can regularly be seen not only carrying out her housekeeping but singing along to the salon’s soundtrack whilst attending to her duties.