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Meet Chris

Chris - the founder of Dawson Hair & Imaging and award-winning certified Wella Professionals hair consultant has reinvented the salon experience as you know it.


His ethos is to provide a unique, safe and exclusive salon environment with a welcoming, friendly and professional service, reflected in his listing on Googles 'Highly Rated' recommendations for hairdressers in Brighton.

Award-winning Wella Professionals Consultant and founder of Dawson Hair & Imaging, Chris Dawson, wanted to offer his clients more than just great hair. They took the opportunity to create a home-from-home experience by transforming its view-point location into a private, exclusive and pioneering salon studio. He felt a personalised approach to the salon service was necessary to meet the needs his clients deserved and ended up reinventing the salon experience as you know it.


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Word soon spread of Chris's creative skills and fast built a loyal clientele within the Brighton & Hove community. Over the years, It became a joint theme hearing from clients that as much as they loved Chris doing their hair, the experience of going to the high-street salon wasn't as enticing.


He didn't want his clients not to feel conscious of being over-heard or have a sense of being over-looked in public. So he set to work creating the urban sanctuary with an immersive, relaxing environment and the personalised and tailored service he had imagined...


In early 2017 his pioneering salon concept, Dawson Hair & Imaging was born - an upper-level salon studio situated within the beating heart of Brighton's North Laine. Overlooking the vibrant, pedestrianised district of Brighton's popular shopping destination. - the creative hub and colour space offering wanted a sense of privacy without feeling conscious of eves-dropping or being in a public space.

Chris recognises the need to make the space as professional as possible and of a standard reflected in the service as important as ensuring it remains a welcoming, comfortable space where you can leave any stresses at the door, feel at home and enjoy that precious time out.

You also benefit from the best possible advice following a personalised aftercare review from his expert advice. Previously winning an award for his client customer service, he's confident you'll save money trying different products and provide you with suitable options to fast-track the discovery of your 'go-to' hair products that work. Demonstrating techniques that will be the key to maintaining the feel and condition of your hair are all part of the service, with quick and easy solutions to take home to help you recreate the look you want in the way that suits you.

On-hand anytime to answer any questions and queries. You can contact Chris through the salon WhatsApp for business, and for easy booking management and updates on the go, he invites you to join ‘Hair & Imaging’ on the Spaces by Wix mobile app




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