Abi Turner, Salon Manager / Senior Beautician

Abi has been working in the beauty industry for the last 14 years, qualifying with a BTEC National Diploma in 2002.

Spending the first 10 years of her career in an award winning salon in Oldham, she trained with large skincare companies such as ESPA, Matis and Guinot. Abi came on board as manager here at Shine in October 2012 and covers all aspects of beauty therapy, including nails, massage, tanning and waxing treatments.


Gemma Jones, Stylist

Gemma is a qualified hairdresser of a whopping 18 years, qualified to level 3 and qualified teacher and assessor.

Her career has included work in 5 previous salons and progressed on to taking her skills and teaching ability into Styal prison working alongside the women to help them gain confidence, ability and ultimately their hairdressing qualification. This connection brought her to us at Shine and now works full time as a colourist/stylist with an ever growing clientele. Gemma has also used these skills on a team at Stockport college where she is involved from time to time.


Laura Wilding, Stylist

Laura began her career in hairdressing at the young age of 15 in a salon near home in Scotland.

Qualified to level 2 and having undergone training with companies such as L’oreal, Toni and Guy and now Paul Mitchell Laura brings a wealth of experience to her work. After a break from hairdressing, Laura joined us here on the team at Shine back in 2013 as a stylist. Laura particularly enjoys, and has an eye for Gents hairdressing and is progressing this with a barbering qualification.