Arif began working with Andre Bernard, where she trained in hair colour and styling. With her vast experience, Arif has been established at the JA Salon for over 40 years, her longevity no doubt is testimony to her work. Arif remains absolutely passionate and committed to hairdressing. A specialist in highlighting and blow drying with body (St Johns Wood style) !
Josh’s artistic flair and talent in hairdressing began over 30 years ago when he embarked on his exciting career at Daniel Galvin, London. His obvious talent was recognised quickly and he progressed into working with top quality artistic teams covering famous hair shows, as well as distinguished fashion shows including London Fashion Week. Joshua is often requested to work on many high profile weddings. Josh is particularly renowned for his precision cutting techniques, Tape hair extensions, innovation and wedding hair styling. A master cutter for both men and women. A specialist in hair restyles with a unique artistic vision for total hair and image transformations.
Paulo’s diverse talents are inspired by new trends and high fashion. He is particularly strong at up to the minute styling, cutting and hair colouring. His specialities include Colour changes, dramatic hair-up and bold blow-drying techniques for both Men and Women.
Nick trained and worked for well known Colour specialist London salons such as Daniel Galvin and Jo Hansford and works with a unique style and precision in all his Colour techniques and application. Nick has been creating natural beautiful colour for his clients for over twenty years. A specialist in blondes with hair looking sun kissed and natural or if you need a colour rescue or a complete colour change then Nick is your perfect Colourist. Nick has a unique skill to use hair colour to enhance someone’s eye colour and skin tone using a classic and contemporary way of ‘brickwork’ highlighting.
Award-winning international hair stylist Anthony Moules possesses over 40 years of unrivalled experience. Having worked within the major fashion capitals across the globe, he has demonstrated his remarkable talent in the USA, Singapore, Italy and Brunei. Following a successful career as a world-class hairdresser in five continents, Anthony decided to settle in the UK and bring his creative expertise to our London salon. Anthony is well known for his signature precision cutting having previously worked with industry legend Daniel Galvin and the late Gino Venti.
Chris is from a family of hairdressers. He has worked for some of the best hair salons in London. A specialist in Blow drying and precision cuts. He has been part of the Altback family for nearly 18 years. As well as classic hair styling he also takes inspiration from the latest styling and contemporary modern fashion techniques. A true asset to the salon.
I have been a technician for 15 years, My career began in Knightsbridge where I was fortunate enough to train under Tony Rizzo at Sanrizz academy. During my time there I got to work closely with the art team working on various shows and educational presentations, Including the Alternative Hair show at the royal Albert hall. Highlights and colour correction are my speciality, However I have a wealth of experience in styling and have worked as a session stylist on London Fashion week and other editorial shoots. I also have a great deal of experience working on thicker hair types, Afro hair, Asian and East Asian, Persian or Arabian I have never met a mane I could not maintain. On a personal note I love this industry For as superficial hairdressing might be It is far more than just fashion. As hairdressers we are not here to simply give you a new style based on the latest trend. We are here to give you something truly bespoke and tailored to who you are as an individual. And that said I look forward to seeing you soon.
Established in the affluent St Johns Wood High Street, Joshua Altback is a hair and beauty salon, offering services for ladies and men. They specialise in a wide range of Guinot facial treatments, hair colouring and more.
The salon offers a cosy space with charming decor for you to relax in. They also have a room dedicated to beauty treatments such as waxing and facial. Their friendly and knowledgeable team aim to make you have an enjoyable experience and feel delighted when you leave the salon.