Harlen_Hair Melbourne was founded by Sharah with 17 years experience within the hair industry she has based herself as a freelance hairartist specialising in bridal, editorial & occasion Hair.
Pursuing her apprenticeship in a well sort after salon in Macquarie St, Sydney at the age of 15 she excelled quickly in the world of hair.
Relocating a year later to Melbourne and securing her career in a high end salon saw Sharah take third place in woman’s cutting at HBIA Victoria and First place in the “Team relay” early in her career.
With award winning mentors Sharah’s intense training and exposure to the fashion industry allowed her to be part of the L’Oreal Hair team 6 years consecutively at L’Oreal Fashion Week Melbourne.
After attending ‘Vidal Sassoon’ in Santa Monica Sharah became head female ‘Senior Stylist’ and conducted training salon apprentices to perfect their skill set, this gave her a new passion. The satisfaction of teaching others ‘HAIR’
So after 11 loyal years on the floor in salon she decided to dedicate her time to education within the industry.
Sharah’s passion for hair and dressing hair not only shows in her bridal styles and fashion forward creations but also her education role with ‘GHD Australia as Victorian/Tasmania educator. Three years running working along side the worlds most prestigious hair stylists, fashion designers & style mentors, her experience in the industry is impeccable.
Some of Sharah’s career experiences include ~
- Attended Vidal Sasson, Santa Monica USA
-Backstage styling 6 years at Loreal Melbourne fashion week
-Working backstage 2 years consecutively ‘Sydney Mercedes’ Fashion week’
Just some of the Brands Harlen hair has work alongside
Bec and Bridge
Romance was Born
One day Bridal
Karen Wallis Holmes
Princess Polly boutique
Cassandra Renee Couture
-NZ and Australia, assisting world renowned Hair stylist guest artists.
Brown low Medal
and AFLW Brown Low medal
Cosmo Bride Magazine
Modern Weddings Magazine
iNKED aus/nz Magazine
Sharah conducts hands on workshops and informative seminars on the science of hair styling tools, cutting, styling and hair-ups for students from beginners to advanced. Available for one on one & classes. for fees please clink the "WORKSHOP" link above.
Dressing occasion hair is and has been Sharah’s obsession from a very young age letting her creativity shine through making people feel beautiful. It truly is her passion, hobby & love.
Gallery available to view @Harlen_hair_melbourne (link at the top of page)
To obtain a quote for that special occasion please contact via the message link below.
Emma Jones, Model