About Us

essensuals salons aim to provide excellence in hairdressing and beauty services, in a fun, relaxed and fuss-free environment.

Founded in 1997 by Chief Executive Toni Mascolo and his son and daughter; Christian and Sacha Mascolo, essensuals is growing at a phenomenal rate and currently has over 200 salons around the world. essensuals salons are proud to be part of the TONI&GUY group of salons, benefitting from the sister company's experience and its unparalleled educational systems.

essensuals offers clients a more holistic approach to hairdressing, where cut and colour are combined to create the perfect look for each client in a warm, friendly and caring environment.

Our promise

Our mission is to deliver outstanding hair services where style and professionalism are combined to create a professional and exceptional salon experience, with unisex appeal.

Our philosophy is superb-looking hair and we are dedicated to creating desirable and wearable styles to suit our clients’ personality and lifestyle as well as educating each client, in perfect-style maintenance between salon visits.

Our hairdressers and colour technicians undergo intense training at the world renowned TONI&GUY Academies.

Whether you are looking for a classic chic look or fashion led trend, we promise to create the perfect style for you.

Our services

We offer the very best in hairdressing services. From cutting and styling to hair colouring and wedding hair. For clients with busy lives we offer a unique range of express services from cutting and colouring to dry styling.

You can unwind in our gorgeous HAIRSPA. Our professional hair treatments offer your hair nourishment, whilst looking after your personal wellbeing.

Our clients tell us that the shampoo experience is one of the most important parts in their visit to the salon, therefore we take extra time and care to train our team to the highest standards so it is a thorough and enjoyable experience for you every time.

Our products

From our HAIRSPA through to hair styling services we work with label.m professional haircare products. label.m is the Official Haircare Product of London Fashion Week, an award-winning fashion-inspired range developed by professional stylists under the creative eye of a dynamic International Artistic Team led by Sacha Mascolo-Tarbuck.

essensuals salons choose label.m products to inspire and nurture creativity and individuality in their professional stylists. We believe that in order to re-create the look at home, you need to use the same quality professional products as we do. We offer take home packages of label.m haircare and styling products, so you look great every day.

Work with us

What does a career within essensuals mean to you?

Sharing the world renowned education and training of TONI&GUY ensures our stylists and colour technicians are educated to the highest of industry standards, working hard to progress and qualify at our Academy to gain their world recognised diploma.

Our own NVQ programme ensures our apprentices get off to the best possible start from day one.

Our ongoing education keeps our teams one step ahead of the game.

Whether you would like to progress through the salon structure creatively or artistically, take part in fashion and photo shoot work, work towards management or eventually own your own franchise, it is all possible within essensuals.


essensuals hairdressing was founded by founder of TONI&GUY, Toni Mascolo, who recognised that there was an unique opportunity within the hairdressing market for quality hairdressing at a competitive price. The essensuals franchise programme has been devised using Toni Mascolo's knowledge gained over 50 years' in the hairdressing industry and 30 plus years' experience running an international franchise operation.

Becoming part of essensuals means that you gain ready access to this specialised knowledge and the support network that has helped establish essensuals as an International success story. The essensuals operations programme is based on the tried and tested formulas of the highly-effective TONI&GUY training systems, brand development and marketing of the TONI&GUY and label.m hair products.

Join our success story – owning your own business is exhilarating – we look for individuals who are entrepreneurial in spirit and meet our brand values of Creative, Passionate and Unique.

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