The Team

Tanya – Stylist

Tanya has been hairdressing for 21 years, and her hairdressing background allows her to deliver a flawless customer service. She welcomes everyone with her relaxed and fun approach and is well known for her unique sense of humour. Tanya has a cutting-edge approach to hair, influenced by her strong interest in all aspects of creativity. She has spent the last 17 years building her client base and reputation, which is second to none. Her broad range of experience informs her confident take on hair cutting and styling, alongside her excellent advice on creating new looks. Tanya is passionate about getting the best from people's natural appearance, whilst creating a progressive image through both style and colour.

Diane – Assistant Manager

Diane has over 30 years in the hairdressing industry and is at the top of her game! She loves creative work including restyles , colour changes & barbering, creating a maintainable look with a personalised individual edge. Diane is a true specialist in Hair-Up so if you're getting married, have a special occasion to attend or just need an amazing Hair-Up, this is the person you want working on your hair!

Melissa – Stylist

Melissa loves all aspects of Hairdressing & has a real passion for new trends & styles. Drawing on over ten years experience at Toni & Guy, this young lady definitely knows her stuff!! She thrives on building strong relationships with clients , offering a tailor made service every time.

Tom – Assistant

Tom is amazing at multitasking, looking after clients, supporting the team through the day & keeping the salon spotless. His cheeky charm & professional approach makes him a firm favourite with the clients!

Sarah – General Manager

Sarah is a woman of many talents, some would say “a super woman”. As manager of The Spa ,Sarah leads and, supports a team of therapists, and deals with the day to day running of The Spa. Sarah has this infectious personality that you just want to be around, always happy , always willing, nothing is ever to much . Sarah's presence is definitely felt, a true leader in every way possible.

Rachel – Assistant Manager

Rachel supports Sarah & her team of therapists, making sure all treatments are up to a high standard, managing stock control, up-to-date training and making sure The Spa is maintained to a high level of cleanliness. There is no other therapist like Rachel, she’s vibrant, friendly and loves what she does. Rachel has over 11 years Spa/Beauty experience and is fully trained in Lycon advanced hot waxing, Elemis face and body treatments and Elemis Biotec. She has a full range of skills covering all aspects of beauty therapy and has gained vast experience since being in the beauty industry. She is particularly in demand for her Pedicures and Facials.

Emilee – Spa Therapist

Emilee has 16 years experience under her wings. A good all-rounder, she’s specialises in reflexology, Indian head massage and manicures. Emilee is passionate about her treatments and always aims to exceed her clients expectations with exceptional standards of treatments and client service. Whatever your needs, she is always happy to help. Emilee has many regular clients who enjoy facials and massage (including deep tissue ) and as well as being calm and attentive, she has a strong eye for detail.

Laura – Spa Therapist

With over 15 years in the industry Laura takes her work extremely seriously, and excels in all her treatments; however her ability at massage is another level! Laura is always passionate about meeting new people, and excels at providing each, and every client with a personalised plan. Her bubbly personality makes her a very popular member of our team.

Lymn – Receptionist/Assistant

As some of you know Lymn has been at Gracie J’s for some time working in the Hair Salon, but The Spa is where she belongs! Lymn is like our Mum of the Hair & Spa , kind, happy, caring, and not to mention fantastic at her job! Gracie J’s wouldn't be complete without her.


44 Downside Road


Hair :
01865 761264

The Spa :
01865 762130

Opening Times

Monday   09:30 - 17:00
Tuesday   09:30 - 17:00
Wednesday   09:30 - 17:00
Thursday   09:30 - 17:00
Friday   09:30 - 17:00
Saturday   09:00 - 16:00
Sunday   Closed