Phillip Parkin founded Hair by Phillip over 40 years ago. He has an extremely loyal client base, some of which have been visiting the salon since day one.
Phillip has always had a passion for hairdressing and first started entering competitions back in the 90s.
He has been very successful, representing Great Britain 6 times in the World Championships in Berlin, Moscow, Las Vegas, Korea and Milan.
After a 2 year break, he was back in the team for the Paris World Championships in November 2010.
Along the way Phillip has picked up many awards including:
British Champion 2001 and 2010
British Bridal Champion
Northern Ireland Champion
Bronze Medalist in the European Championships
South of England Champion
Britain's Best Bridal Hair Stylist 2012
In October 2012, he handed the reins to his 2 daughters Gemma and Sarah. However, you can still find Phillip working in the salon 3 days per week.