Jeanne spent more than 20 years running her own hair salon in South Africa before moving to the UK to open and run COUPE Hair Salon in 2011.  

An award-winning hair stylist, Jeanne is an expert in precision cutting, advanced colour techniques, tailor-made hair treatments, upstyles, plaiting and Brazilian Blowdrys.  She is also a specialist in Dreamcolour analysis, offering detailed hair and scalp consultations for clients. 

Jeanne studied at the London College of Fashion where she focused on hairdressing and wig making.   She remains up-to-date with the latest hair colour, cutting and styling techniques and has taken courses at Sassoons, Wella, L’Oreal and Redken Exchange in New York City.

Jeanne is a Redken educator and a Kerastase ambassador. She has won awards for best salon design in South Africa, best retail shop-and best performing stylist. 

Jeanne is also an artist and won the South Hill Park Summer Open Public vote in 2013 for her “Look before you leap” mixed media painting.  Jeanne loves to copy the old masters using only five base colours.

In the videos below, Jeanne talks about her life, her love, her travels and her passion for hairdressing, from creating beautiful colours to fabulous haircuts and styles.  Her hairdressing journey began in South Africa and has seen her running a 20-strong team of stylists – many of whom now have their own salons – to COUPE Hair Salon in Sunninghill which opened in 2011.     

To book an appointment with Jeanne, please either call the salon on 01344 873 200 on complete the short form below and we will be in touch.

Episode 1 – Early Years:

Episode 2 – African Adventure: 

Episode 3 – Coming Home: 


Meet our new Senior Stylist Lara who recently moved to Ascot from Cape Town, South Africa.

In Cape Town Lara worked for the One and Only Hotel group as well as the renowned Capelli Hair, owned by Terry Dimmock. 

Lara is a specialist in Precision hi-lights, blonde shadows, and multidimensional Color techniques. Her motto is “Quality over Quantity” and she believes that healthy hair is the foundation for creating truly beautiful colour results. 

When Lara is not in the salon with her clients she loves to be at home with her family and two Labradors who love their walks in the forest. Lara loves to travel and is an avid foodie for different cuisines and evolving cultures. Lara loves to cook too and listen to classical and foreign language music that she grew up with in Africa.

To book an appointment with Lara please call COUPE Hair Salon in Sunninghill, Ascot, on 01344 873 200.  We look forward to seeing you soon!