Bankz hair & Beauty Salon Team - Barbara
Barbara
salon owner

Barbara began her Hairdressing career in Ireland and when qualified in all aspects of career moved to Australia where she honed her skill and gained vast experience and Business Skills there. When she finally returned to Ireland in 1993 she established her brand ‘Bankz’ in Portlaoise. From hair and nails to beauty treatments and wigs, Barbara is sensitive to the challenges of hair loss and provides a private wig room where her empathy and professionalism come to the fore with clients who need special care.

Bankz hair & Beauty Salon Team - Sinead
Sinead
senior stylist

19 Years experience. Specialising in cutting, colouring & up-styles. Completed numerous highly recognised Schwarzkopf, Joico, Alphapharf training courses. Loves the opportunity to apply her experience, education, and love of the profession to give each client an enjoyable salon experience.

Bankz hair & Beauty Salon Team - Caira
Ciara
senior stylist

16 year experience. Ciara has gained tremendous experience and now thrives on corrective colouring, updo’s and the challenge of something new. A qualified teacher and well know in the industry. She stays current with both hair and fashion trends to give her clients the most cutting-edge styles.

Bankz hair & Beauty Salon Team - Hazel
Hazel
senior stylist

Hazel has an adoration for the latest colour trends including balayage. Big bouncy blowdrys or smooth sleek hair whatever your style Hazel will achieve your desired look. Hazel is skilled in the latest cuts and colours and has a passion for upstyles.

Bankz hair & Beauty Salon Team - Laura
Laura
senior stylist

12 years experience. Wig specialist with extensive product knowledge to help you choose the perfect wig for you. Specialising in medical wigs and related services for clients experiencing hair loss. Laura provides expert advice to help you find the most suitable wig or hairpiece for you. Highly skilled colourist and cutting specialist. Laura’s passionate and dedication to her work shows through on each client with stunning results.

Bankz hair & Beauty Salon Team - Aoife
Aoife
senior stylist

Specialises in cutting & creative colour, creative long hair, bridal and more. Aoife is a great listener and makes sure that every client who sits in her chair, knows that they are her number one priority.

Bankz hair & Beauty Salon Team - Amy
Amy
junior stylist

Amy has a passion for colour and styling. The soon to become stylist has already made waves and competed on the IHF Irish Star Team 2019. She updates her skills through continuous education and has attended advanced training through many of today’s top beauty industry trendsetters.

Bankz hair & Beauty Salon Team - Judi
Judi
phi brow artist and beauty therapist

10 years in the beauty industry. Itec certified with a diploma in Sports Injury therapy. Our “Brow Queen”, Judi has trained with Kim O’Sullivan and specialises in Phibrows microblading and 3d Brows. Has a huge interest and passion for all things beauty with years of working with one of the worlds top make up brands. She also specialises in holistic, hot stone and sports massage.

Bankz hair & Beauty Salon Team - Julie
Julie
beauty therapist

15 years experience. Cibtac and Cidesco trained. Passionate about all things skin related with a vast knowledge of products and problematic skin. Experience working with brands such as Dermalogica, Pevonia, Repechage, Guinot, Juilette Armand. A dedicated hair removal specialist experienced in ipl & waxing.