About Shades hair

Shades hair has been providing hair services to clients from Purley, Kenley, Caterham, Coulsdon and further afield since 1982. We love to welcome new clients and we’re proud to have clients who’ve grown up with us, bringing their children and even their grandchildren to have their hair cared for by our team.

We believe the keys to our success are:

  • regular staff training in the latest techniques
  • top quality professional products from the best companies in the business
  • a friendly, approachable, fully qualified team
  • a welcoming, pampering environment where we’ll take good care of you and your hair

Meet the Team

d:fi De-Frizz and Tame Ruth Langford
Founder and owner of Shades Hair, Senior Stylist
Favourite celebrity hair:
Jennifer Lawrence: short or long, she knows how to stay on-trend and make her hairstyle work for her look.
Can’t live without:
d:fi De-Frizz and Tame cream is amazing. The coconut-scented cream controls frizz, adds shine, and blocks humidity – perfect for party nights or summer days!
Best hair tip:
Always make sure the underneath of your hair is dry when creating your style.
Revlon Professional UniqOne Hair Treatment : image © Shades Hair Kassey
Favourite celebrity hair:
Jenna Dewan: on the red carpet with husband, Channing Tatum, her sleek, glossy bob shouts out sophisticated and classic.
Can’t live without:
ghd Aura® Hair Dryer: the power and control gives you a professional look everytime. In this case you really do get what you pay for.
Best hair tip:
Always use the right products for your hair and your style.