Meet Our Wonderful Hair Team
As an integral part of Gemma Nichols Hair and Makeup Artistry, Susana is a member of both our hair and makeup teams. Her many talents serve our clients well, having had over a decade of experience in the industry. She has been working with Gemma for eight years. Fondly referred to as the ‘hair whisperer’, she can create any style desired. Having developed her impressive skill set under Sharon Blain, she has truly learnt from the best. With a background in photography, Susana knows what will look best on camera. Her creativity and good humour stand her in good stead with our clients. If you need the very best hairstyling can offer, Susana is an obvious choice.
Here is one happy customer’s opinion:
“We had the lovely Susana do our hair and makeup for our family event. Our hair was perfect for both of us – and the makeup was divine. Nothing was too much trouble and we all really enjoyed the experience. She brings so much experience to what she does and tailors this to the client.’’ – Adrienne
Carlie’s immense experience is equally balanced with her personable nature. She brings these skills into every consultation and ensures each client walks away with their dream hairstyle. She has years of experience working as a hairdresser for the renowned Toni and Guy, as well styling hair for the television presenters at Channel 9 studios. Carlie joined our team in 2014, when she realised her true passion for wedding hairstyling. She now divides her time between hair styling for weddings and styling the celebrities at Channel 9. She embodies everything we could want in a stylist – dedicated, talented and a delight to work with. Carlie works closely with each client, investing time and energy into consolations in order to fully understand the needs and style of the project.
Our clients love Carlie’s enthusiasm and talent. Here’s what one had to say
‘’She was amazing! On time, so accommodating as well as hilarious. She listened to what we wanted & whipped it up in what felt like seconds. I would recommend them to anyone’’ – Georgia
Another recent addition to the team, Maria may be new to our team but she isn’t new to this profession, having been a hairstylist for nineteen years. With her infectious enthusiasm and incredible talent, we love having Maria at Gemma Nichols Hair and Makeup Artistry. Her long career has seen many happy bride’s dreams fulfilled. Her experience as a stylist has been international, having worked on luxury cruise ships. Maria has also worked at award-winning salons including FMK and Saba Hair. This exceptional career means each client gets premier treatment. Whether you need a glamorous up-do, a minimalist look, or soft waves – Maria’s expert advice and unmatchable talents will serve you well.
Yadge joined us in early 2017 after moving her from Canada. Already, she is an asset to our team. Back in Canada Yadge trained with Aveda and six years on her career is quickly progressing here in Sydney as Australians love her relaxed, bohemian styles as they are perfect for beautiful outdoor weddings.
Her eye for both timeless elegance and contemporary style make her the perfect hair stylist for Gemma Nichols Hair and Makeup Artistry. She has a particular flare for our favourite bohemian hairstyles and she thrives under the creative freedom hairstyling allows for. Her meticulousness and friendly nature has built her outstanding report amongst our clients. With experience in the editorial and fashion industries, Yadge is adept in creating any look desired.
Gladis is a valued industry veteran with over a decade of experience in the hair and makeup industry. She specialises in both production hair and makeup for television commercials and in bridal hair and makeup, making up our beautiful brides. Gladis is always calm, considerate and accomodating in her approach to her work putting both brides and on screen talent at ease with her professionalism. From school formals to professional photo shoots – Gladis’ diverse talents suit every occasion.
One of Gladis’ happy clients said:
‘I just wanted to say a huge thank you to Gladis for looking after my family and me on our wedding day. We couldn’t have been in better hands! You guys were an absolute dream to deal with and I can’t wait to find another excuse to use your services!’’ – Anouska
Danielle joined our hair styling team in the beginning of 2016 and we are looking forward to having her back in January 2019 when she returns from maternity leave. Since the beginning of 2016, we have experienced the benefits of her dedication and talent. Danielle has worked in the industry since she was 16 and she lives and breathes hairdressing and styling. She brings enthusiasm to every consultation and prides herself on her attention to detail. As her blossoming career continues, we feel honoured to offer her exceptional talents to our clients.
We receive many compliments regarding Danielle’s work. Here is one of many:
‘’My sincerest thanks for Danielle’s work at my wedding. She was absolutely amazing. My beautiful bridesmaids looked even more gorgeous than usual and I felt my very best, while still looking like myself. My flower girl, in particular, was over-the-moon with Dani’s gorgeous creation. My up-do was exactly what I wanted for the day – I felt so regal!’’ – Emily