Michelle Mckay is the salon’s artistic director and leads the Ellee’s art team while boasting a wealth of experience stretching over 30 years in the industry. She has worked in several top salons in Aberdeen and has an extremely busy clientele list which consists of top oil industry chiefs to young, modern students.
Michelle has been shortlisted twice in the British hairdressing awards in 2005 and again in 2007, and also the regional finals of the L’Oreal colour trophy, in Glasgow. These awards are some of the biggest events in the hairdressing industry!
Michelle’s vision is to lead the Ellee’s Hair Design and art teams into the industry’s competitions, photo shoots and fashion shows. In 2010 her vision became reality but insists there is more work to be done through thorough training and making sure the team carries out their work to perfection.
Lee Mckay is the Managing director of Ellee's Hair Design & manages the daily operations at Ellee's Hair Design. Both Michelle & Lee founded Ellee's Hair Design 8 years ago with a clear vision to create a luxury hair salon situated on the high-street, along with creating a family environment for our team.
Lee has more to offer than managing the daily business operations as he is also a very sought-after stylist in the Ellee's Hair Design team. Hairdressing himself for more than 15 years, he has defined himself as top stylist. He is passionate about hair and driving education to the entire Ellee's Team.
Tracy Woods has worked for Ellee's Hair Design for 6 years and has become a vital part of our team. Tracy has been hairdressing for over 30 years & brings her amazing wealth of experience in the hair industry. She gets to share this experience daily with her clients but most importantly to the Ellee's Hair Design graduate stylists. Creative with hair colouring, dynamic with hair cutting & an abundance of flair for hair styling, that is why Tracy is part of our Ellee's Creative Team.
Tracy loves to make clients feel welcome but most of all enjoys making clients looking great.
Kayleigh Robertson has worked with Ellee's Hair Design for 8 years & has worked through the Ellee's Hair Design ranks from our assistant teams to a senior stylist.
From being shortlisted as a finalist in the UK's L'Oreals Young Colourist in 2012, Kayleigh has defined her creativity through colour and her versatility of communication to her clients. Kayleigh has a huge personality, which is demonstrated on the salon floor to the clients & to the entire Ellee's Hair Design team.
Anna Martin has recently joined the Ellee's Hair Design team as a stylist. Enthusiastic & passionate about hair colouring, Anna is showcasing great results with our Ellee's Hair Design clients. Anna is a vibrant, trendy and creative individual who loves every aspect in hairdressing.
She is becoming a huge hit with our clients.
Melissa Van Der Merwe has worked with Ellee's Hair Design for 6 years as the Beauty Therapist Manager in the Ellee's Beauty Lounge. Melissa has travelled the world working in some of the most beautiful 5-star spa's. Originally from Cape Town South Africa, Melissa has settled in Aberdeen & became a vital part of the Ellee's Hair Design daily operation set up. She brings a huge wealth of experience to our Ellee's Beauty Lounge & is a huge personality in our team.
Melissa is currently off on Maternity leave.
Kerry Riddel has worked at Ellee's Hair Design for 2 years as a senior beauty therapist in our Ellee's Beauty Lounge. Kerry used to run & own a very popular metro spa in Aberdeen. Kerry is very vibrant, bubbly individual who loves to meet people & make them feel great. For the past 2 years Kerry has been running the Ellee's Beauty Lounge.
Make sure to book your next beauty appointment with Kerry today.
Lynne Gibson has worked at Ellee's Hair Design since 2012 as head of our front of house team in our reception. Lynne will greet as you enter Ellee's Hair Design & ensure you have enjoyed your experience with our dedicated team.
Lynne is very well-mannered individual who conducts herself professionally in her role as the head of our front of house team.
Sharmyne Mackland has worked at Ellee's Hair Design for the past 2 years as a training graduate stylist. Sharmyne is a talented young professional with a big future ahead. Sharmyne has big bubbly personality which is crucial to the team. Along with assisting the art team in several positions, she is also head of our assistant team. Sharmyne loves to be creative with colouring. Approaching the end of her training plan to advance to becoming a stylist in the near future.
Emily Russell has worked with team Ellee's Hair Design for over a year & half as a training graduate stylist. Advancing through her training, Emily is defining herself as a rising star in the future. Emily has great sense of humour which is demonstrated daily to the team. Emily loves hairdressing especially the creative side with hair ups & plaits. Full of life & she loves to be part of a team environment.
Gemma Gerrie has worked with the Ellee's Hair Design team for over a year & half. Very polite, well-mannered and keen on ensuring clients are looked after. Gemma is a very bubbly individual who loves to work in a team environment.
Gemma started her career young & is showing great potential to becoming a future talented stylist in our team.