Zoe Dee Hair and Elegance is celebrating 10 many years of providing a very first-class service to its loyal customers in Bishop’s Stortford.

Proprietor Zoe Hobday and her helpful team consider passionately in furnishing the best degree of hairdressing and bespoke attractiveness solutions so consumers can indulge, relax and be stunning.

And its glowing name for quality and a emphasis on consumer assistance has ensured the salon has arrive by way of a economic downturn and the pandemic to mark a 10 years at its Church Street premises in the coronary heart of the town centre.

Owner Zoe Hobday, back row, third from left, and her team at Zoe Dee Hair and Beauty in Bishop's Stortford. Pic: Vikki Lince. (53203781)
Operator Zoe Hobday, back again row, 3rd from remaining, and her workforce at Zoe Dee Hair and Natural beauty in Bishop’s Stortford. Pic: Vikki Lince. (53203781)

“I are not able to make clear how great our faithful clients have been,” mentioned Zoe, who lives in Stansted with spouse David and their two teenage kids. “They interacted truly very well with us as a result of e mail and social media, and really supported us during the pandemic. They were being wonderful.

“I can’t say it truly is been quick, but going by means of a recession intended we could pull on those people similar sources to get by way of the pandemic.”

Zoe, 46, understands Stortford effectively acquiring lived in Stansted all her lifestyle. She went to Forest Hall University in the village before undertaking her A-degrees at The Bishop’s Stortford Significant Faculty.

Zoe Dee Hair and Beauty is a one-stop shop for all of your hair and beauty needs. Pic: Vikki Lince. (53203783)
Zoe Dee Hair and Attractiveness is a a person-quit store for all of your hair and elegance demands. Pic: Vikki Lince. (53203783)

It was in Stortford that she learned her enthusiasm for elegance when, aged 13, she did function working experience at the former Facial Attraction salon and it has been a labour of like at any time considering that.

Just after gaining NVQ Stage 2 and 3 beauty qualifications at Hertford Regional College – she was named college student of the 12 months for elegance therapy – Zoe labored in Aged Harlow just before receiving a occupation in London at Pamela Stevens in Muswell Hill. She labored her way up to manager and then area supervisor right before opening her own franchise in Luton.

When Pamela retired, Zoe, whose center name is Dee, took entire ownership of the Luton business and rebranded to Zoe Dee in 2004. Obtaining often desired to open up a salon in Stortford, she did just that in 2011.

For six months she ran both salons, but all through the economic downturn manufactured the choice to liquidate the Luton salon and give Stortford her total concentrate.

Zoe Dee Hair and Beauty is at 9 Church Street. Pic: Vikki Lince. (53203785)
Zoe Dee Hair and Splendor is at 9 Church Avenue. Pic: Vikki Lince. (53203785)

Zoe at first shared the Church Avenue premises with Patrick Robert ladies’ hair salon, operate by Julie Butler, with the enterprise recognized as Patrick Zoe Dee. When Julie stepped down four yrs back, Zoe built the choice to just take more than the hairdressing aspect in purchase to give a total splendor assistance.

“We’re a helpful workforce with about 20 many years of practical experience and we satisfaction ourselves on hunting right after our consumers by offering exceptional customer provider and building them feel unique,” said Zoe. “We also like to have a lot of exciting and we you should not just take ourselves far too significantly.

“We’re a 1-stop store as shoppers can have their hair and elegance performed all in 1 place – they have not bought to go any place else.”

Zoe Hobday brought her business to Stortford in 2011. Pic: Vikki Lince. (53203786)
Zoe Hobday brought her business to Stortford in 2011. Pic: Vikki Lince. (53203786)

Zoe Dee Hair and Splendor is at 9 Church Avenue, Bishop’s Stortford. Go to zoedee.co.uk, look for for @zoedeehairbeauty on Instagram or get in touch with 01279 466940 to find out much more.