Jude - Owner and Director
Jude is the founder of Identified Hair. She loves to transform the everyday woman into a fashion goddess."My clients rock! They are a wonderfully diverse group," Jude says. This is due to a life time of training. "32 years in an ever changing industry means I have never been able to have a year without more education and I love it!"
Training at Vidal Sassoon in London has been a carrier highlight. Regular trips back to London help keep her skills sharp and give her work relevance. For the past 25 years Jude has educated other hairdressers both here in Australia and overseas.
2019 Stage Artist for Davines and Pure Australia
2018 WAIHS Hairdressing Competition 1st - Team Collection
WAIHS Hairdressing Competition 2nd - Ladies Cut
WAIHS Hairdressing Competition 2nd - Spring Bride
2016 - 2017 Stage Artist for Davines and Pure Australia
2014 Stage Artist for American Kaaral conference
2014 Certificate 4 in Training and Assessment
2013 Certificate 8 in Creative Leadership completed
2009 - 2014 Kaaral National Creative Stage Team Member from
2011 WAIHS Hairdressing Competition 1st - Senior ladies Cut
WAIHS Hairdressing Competition 3rd - Open Ladies High Fashion Colour
2011 Kaaral International Stage Team Member
2009 National Winner - Miss Kaaral
2009 Makarizo International Stage Salon Team Member
Rhi - Senior Colour Specialist
Rhi has been in the hairdressing industry for 13 years as a colour specialist. ‘I love what i do! Hair is such and important part of identity and self expression. I love bring part of making someone feel like themselves. We have a very diverse clientele of amazing people and i feel so fortunate to have made this place my home.’ she says of her career.
Rhi started working at Identified Hair back in 2014 and has been on adventures ever since.
She has travelled nationally and internationally to assist teaching fellow hairdressers on stage.
Attending shows and seminars at ‘Shh’ in Sydney and ‘Salon International’ in London was an incredible game changer. ‘It completely changed the way I view hairdressing and gave me the motivation and confidence to enter competitions’
In 2016 Rhi entered her first live hairdressing competition ‘WAIHS Colour Quest’,
taking out 5 trophies including ‘WAIHS Ultimate Champion/Colourist of the Year’.
She decided to push herself further and won another 9 trophies at the ‘WAIHS State Championships’ later that year.
In 2017 Rhi decided to enter three live state championships and came home with 13 trophies including ‘Hairdresser of the Year’
In 2018 Rhi entered two live state championships, this time she won a combined 10 trophies!
She also decided to do what none had before and entered 3 models into the 40minute live avant-guard styling category.
For 2019 Rhi has decided to take the year off from hair competitions and will expanding her skill set. She has teamed up with a few amazing burlesque performers for this years fringe festival so stay tuned!
If you would like to follow Rhi’s hair journey and see some of her incredible work, follow her on instagram @rhi.style