Salon Owner & Senior Hairdresser
Narelle has been leading the Altered Images team for the last 19 years. From a young age she knew she wanted to be a hairdresser & after 39 years in the industry she is still in love with hair. She specialises in upstyles & her head massages are a thing of legend.
Narelle is proud to have loyal clients that have been coming to Altered Images since the beginning! She is overjoyed by how receptive the Altered Images community have been about the salon becoming 95% sustainable & delighted to see so many clients donating their hair to charity.
On the weekend Narelle is usually out fishing or painting. Her top binge watch recommendations are Schitt's Creek & Dexter.
Go to Product: Neuma Texture Paste
Favourite Shampoo: Weekender by Unite
"It's so rewarding seeing the finished product & a client's reaction."
Amy has been hairdressing for 15 years but she has been cutting her dad's hair since she was 12! She is a balayage expert & loves cutting. Clients are always asking for her signature "Amy curls". For Amy, the most rewarding part of working in a sustainable salon is doing hair donations. She is blown away by how eager clients are to donate their hair to someone in need.
On weekends you can find Amy gardening, hiking or at the beach. Her top binge watch recommendations are Ozark & Breaking Bad.
Go to product: Unite Texturiza Spray
Favourite Shampoo: Neuma reNeu
Lisa has been a hairdresser for 28 years & is an all-round superstar! She is a whiz with scissors & loves a good blowave. Lisa is proud to contribute to making hair booms (like a big stocking full of hair clippings used to soak up oil) with every hair cut. On the weekend, Lisa likes to be at home with her two boys usually playing Mario Kart or building Lego masterpieces. Her top binge watch recommendations are Z Nation & Miracle Workers.
Go To Product: 7 Seconds Detangler
Favourite Shampoo: Moisture Plus by Milkshake
Jenni is our newest member of the team but has been hairdressing for 28 years. She started out cutting & styling her Barbie's hair & then her school friend's hair. She specialises in foiling & cutting. Jenni has travelled & worked all over the world from Melbourne to London we are so lucky to have her! On weekends you will find her exploring the coast, enjoying live music or snuggled up with her bird. Her top binge watch recommendations are Big Little Lies & Love.
Go To Product: Unite Smooth & Shine Styling Cream
Favourite Shampoo: ELEVEN Gentle Cleanse
Meet Rhiannon, our new apprentice! She has spent the last 11 years in Canda and even lived off grid in the Yalakom Valley. Rhiannon has always been interested in hairdressing. She loves that it's a creative outlet and form of self expression. She is excited to learn cutting techniques and fades.
On the weekend she can be found out in nature, making art or enjoying a book or podcast.
Go to Product: Unite Lazer Straight Relaxing Fluid
Favourite Shampoo: ELEVEN Miracle Hair Treatment
Mary has been in the beauty industry for 20 years as a mobile Beauty Therapist. She has called Altered Images home for the last 4 years & she is so happy to be in a family environment. Mary uses the Doctor Eckstein product range. She specialises in facials & pedicures but also loves reshaping brows. Mary is passionate about helping build up her client's self confidence. On the weekend she likes to spend time at home or go rock n roll dancing. Her top binge watch recommendations are Virgin River & Farmer Wants a Wife.
Go To Prodcucts: Azulen Paste (great for ingrown hairs & Breakouts)
Favourite Cleanser: Lavolind
If you've ever called our salon, chances are you already know Christy. She is our jack of all trades from organising appointments, running our social media & even the odd head massage! Christy loves being part of the salon family & is proud to be part of a sustainable salon.
On the weekend she can be found on the couch snuggling up with her two cats or watching a theatre show. Her top binge watch recommendations are How I Met Your Mother & Gilmore Girls.
Go to Product: ELEVEN Miracle Mask
Favourite Shampoo: Milk_Shake Moisture Plus