Salon Alisha – Northmead Area
Interview with Alice
This salon is situated in the heart of Nortmead which is known for hair salons and anything to do with hair.
Alice the owner has been in the industry for 12 years; she started off as hair stylist at her previous employee (SALON NAMELS) and gradually moved up the ladder and got trained in South Africa at the Soft & Sheen Academy School in Johannesburg.
She has had the opportunity to be trained in using different international hair product brands, such as Paul Mitchell while working at her previous employee.
Alisha Hair has a team of 4 hair dressers. They offer hair service such as relaxing, treatments, cutting, colouring, highlights, braiding and weaving. They cater for both black and Caucasian customers.
They also offer nail services, manicures, pedicures, waxing and make-up services.
BWZ: What are your in house hair relaxing products at Alisha?
Alice: We always have Olive Oil, Dark & Lovely and Mega growth
BWZ: What type of products do you use for dying / colouring?
Alice: We ONLY use L’Oréal colours
BWZ: What treatments do you offer? And do you offer any homemade treatments?
Alice: We offer hair Mayonnaise, Paul Mitchell treatment and Hot oil treatment. We don’t have any homemade treatments
BWZ: In terms of braiding and weaving what are your most common ones that are requested?
Alice: We offer all the different styles of braiding and weaving such as invisible, micro bonding, razor cuts and closures. With braiding we do mukele and all types of braiding such as box braiding, twist or picking
BWZ: What nail service do you offer?
Alice: Gel nails, Arcylic, Sherlac, manicure, pedicure, tips for hands and toe nails
BWZ: What products do you use for the nails?
Alice: All our products are from Planet nails
BWZ: What kind of products do use for make-up
Alice: We use Mac and Clinique make-up brands
BWZ: Do have all the shades for make-up?
Alice: Yes we are fully equipped.
Salon Alisha is a presentable looking hair salon, it’s got its own style which is inviting and has a very clean ambiance. A customer can be relaxed and taken care off here, as it should be when you go and treat yourself to some beauty treats. A professional staff that are highly trained to do all types of hair textures. They have a lot to offer in terms of service and product knowledge.