WHO IS SALON BABY HAIR?
With 25 of hairdressing experience and numerous industry accolades under his belt, Barney Gleeson has been a quiet achiever in the world of hairdressing. From humble beginnings as a salon stylist in some of Australia’s finest salons to global stylist, his keen focus and consistent success has seen Barney rise from ‘behind the scenes’ to a celebrated stylist.
Described by beauty insiders as 'one of Australia's best kept secrets', and after working with some of Australia's finest salons... Salon Baby is Barney's first solo venture.
Barney's passion is for real, wearable hair. 'For me, a person should wear their hair... not the other way around,' explains Barney. 'I love to create hair that reflects an individual.'
Known for his natural approach to editorial styling, Barney has proven himself to be a rising force in the International hairdressing community. Barney is the driving force behind the online periodical, Salon Baby Magazine.
- Finalist, 2012 AHFA ‘Australian Hairdresser of the Year’
- Finalist, 2011/2012 AIPP ‘Best Photographic Collection’
- Winner, 2011 AHFA, ‘W.A. Hairdresser of the Year’
- Finalist, 2011 AHFA, ‘Mens Hairdresser of the Year’
- Winner, 2010 KMS Session Stylist Search.
- Finalist, 2009 AHFA ‘W.A Hairdresser of the Year’
- Winner, 2008 AHFA ‘W.A. Hairdresser of the Year’
- Finalist, 2008/2009 AIPP ‘Best Commercial Collection’