About Us

About Honey & Violet

Honey & Violet was founded by hairstylist/hairdresser Lisa Blishaa and make-up artist Nicola Denham. The artistic duo have known each other since birth and have grown up together from children into adulthood. Together with a combined 18 years of experience within the beauty industry, trading separately for a number of years before joining forces to create ‘H&V’ in Stirling.

H&V Team

LISA BLISHAA (HONEY)

Lisa has worked within the hairdressing industry for 12 years, she has worked with some of the best leading salons in Scotland from the young age of 16 and also ran her own successful freelance hairdressing company LB Hairdressing for 4 years before opening the Honey & Violet hair and make up salon alongside Nicola, Lisa has a passion and love for bridal hair and has a rare natural ability to style and create some eye catching hairstyles. www.instagram.com/honeyandviolet

Laura McDougall (lj)

Hair stylist Laura has been working within the hair industry for the last 5 years. Laura has a real passion for hair-ups and styling, and is also a talented and confident hairdresser and colourist. Our gal, also known as LJ, has been a fabulous addition to team H&V since starting in September 2017, producing some outstanding hair transformations and simply stunning hair styling. Visit our H&V team Instagram for some inspiration and some of our latest looks, before your appointment – https://www.instagram.com/hair_bylauz/

JADE ANDERSON

Welcome to our newest Hair stylist, Jade!

Jade has been working within the hair industry for the last 10 years. She is a a experienced, confident hairdresser and colourist. Book in with Jade online by clicking on ‘Book Now’.

NICOLA SHARP
Nicola is the H&V Junior Stylist. Everyone who has met Nicola already loves her chilled and chatty vibe, and we feel like she has been part of our team forever. Nicola has a bright and exciting future in the hairdressing world, we are sure she’s going to smash it! 
 
Sarah McGroarty
You will find at the H&V reception plus working away behind the scenes dealing with all the H&V admin and marketing. Recently back from Maternity and happy to be back to working in the salon with the team. 
 
Nicola Denham (VIOLET)

Nicola has 6 years experience within the beauty industry, she started her career studying beauty therapy but found her passion for the makeup artistry when she became key artist for Urban Decay Cosmetics within Stirling. Alongside working for Urban Decay, Nicola maintained a strong reputation with Lisa for their freelance wedding services before the Honey & Violet journey began. Nicola is not only H&V head make up artist, she is also a brow expert specialising in HD Brows and Henna Brows. www.instagram.com/honeyandviolet

Beauty therapist
RACHEL GILLON

H&V Beauty Therapist, Rachel Gillon! Rachel has years of experience and is highly passionate about her role as a Beauty Therapist and is a wax expert! She will be offering a wide range of beauty treatments in our beauty room including hot stone massages, waxing, facials and much more! www.instagram.com/rachel_gillon91/

GEMMA WALKER

Gemma has been working within Honey & Violet since April 2018. She has a HND in Make up Artistry and has completed training with Urban Decay. Recently, she has progressed into the nail world self employed, and has been delivering UNREAL clawsss for all her clients. She offers both gel and acrylic nails services. Check her out here- www.instagram.com/navybeautyltd

Kasey Connor

Kasey is the newest member of the H&V team. She has joined as our Brow and Make Up trainee and has already started her Brow training with the brow queen, Violet!