Mel Blanks

Salon Proprietor

Mel’s passion for hairdressing has been with her from a young age. Her ambition to be the best she can be has driven her career to becoming the salon owner. She has a wealth of experience from her dedication to her clients extending to on location bridal work.
Specialist Colour Work is Mel’s other area of expertise having completed a colour expert qualification. Mel is highly motivated to make sure every client receives her highest level of dedicated service.

Nvq level 2 and 3 Hairdressing
Level 2 beauty therapy and theatrical make up
A1 and A2 assessor awards
Clynol colour expert.



Zoe McCormac

Salon Partner

Zoe has over 20 years experience in the industry. She believes that beautiful, well cut hair is available to everyone. From classic styling through to more contemporary avant-garde work, Zoe’s passion for hairdressing has carried her through many experiences from working on live television
through to styling the hair at a Miss World competition. Photo shoots and bridal hair awards are among may of her achievements. Zoe is also dedicated to training younger people joining the hairdressing world.

Nvq level 2 and 3 Haidressing
A2 assessors award
Qualified nail technician
Facial threading

Experience: 20+ years experience in the hair industry

Style: Avant-garde

Kirsty Simmonds

Executive Stylist
Kirsty is an accomplished stylist who has a wealth of experience in colour work and has competed many training courses in cutting, colouring and long hair.

NVQ level 2 and 3



Hannah Stockdale

Hannah is a full-time stylist. She joined the team in early 2017 having completed NVQ Level 2 Beauty. After joining the Maze team Hannah enjoyed working in the salon so much, she decided to train as a hairdresser and is now qualified to NVQ Level 3 in Hairdressing.

NVQ Level 2 Beauty Therapy
NVQ Level 3 Hairdressing


Kirstie Wilson

Kirstie has 20 years hairdressing experience. After training in Aylesbury, Kirstie has a range of experience from working in different salons. She has more recently qualified as an assessor and has worked at Aylesbury college. Since joining Maze, Kirstie has taken over the training in the salon, developing the apprentices. Kirstie enjoys all aspects of hairdressing, including hair up and technical colour work. 

NVQ Level 2 Hair Dressing
NVQ Level 3 Hair Dressing
A2 assessors award