Our Staff


–International Hair Colourist/Stylist
(Owner and Director of Natural Strands Hair Studio)

Nisa has worked in all areas of hairdressing from colour to cutting and styling. Nisa has been a successful manager, educator, and session stylist throughout her 30 year career in hairdressing.

Born in Coledale, NSW, the beginning of her career was spent working in prestigious Wollongong and Sydney salons. In 1994 Nisa moved to London where she continued to build international experience cutting and colouring hair for photo shoots and fashion shows. In 1998 she relocated to Oxford where she managed two salons, mentoring and training junior and senior stylists before taking a break from full-time hairdressing to start a family. Since returning to NSW, Nisa decided to form Natural Strands Hair Studio based on her own principles of ‘attention to detail’ and a strong ‘customer focus’. She believes that ongoing training and education along with careful product selection are an essential part of high-quality hairdressing. Nisa is an expert and maintains that “Great colour techniques require an in-depth knowledge of Chemistry”. Customers are in safe hands.


– Professional hairdresser

A great hairdresser is measured by the satisfaction of their customers. Karen has a growing client base who enjoy the care and attention that she provides to each of them. Working with people has been one of her greatest passions, which has driven her since her early age. Karen has been hairdressing for several years and is passionate about providing great hairstyles for her clients. Using her knowledge of the latest trends and up-to-date cutting techniques she consistently creates fantastic hair styles. She is 100% committed to ongoing education to further develop her skills in order to provide her clients with a flawless service. Nobody leaves her chair without looking fantastic and feeling great about themselves.


– Part-time Assistant

Amber is the youngest team member in Natural Strands Hair Studio. She enjoys interacting with all clients, assisting the other members of staff and is continually developing her skills. Amber is learning all aspects of the hairdressing business and hopes to become a hairdresser when she leaves school.


– Independent Creative Stylist

Michelle is an independent creative stylist who visits Natural Strands on a regular basis. She is a passionate and extremely talented hairdresser with over 17 years of experience; a fantastic all-rounder with a speciality in cutting and styling. She is bubbly and fun with a great sense of humour and enthusiasm for working with clients to create innovative and eye-catching results.