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Welcome to Chic Hair Studio, Skipton.
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Welcome to Chic Hair Studio Skipton

Established in 2006 by Claire Marsden-Dyson .

Chic Hair Studio Skipton is proud to be celebrating over ten years in business. We are associated with quality and professionalism, our small team of stylists are a friendly bunch.

At Chic it is all about you, the client, we believe that friendly communication can make you feel completely relaxed to discuss what you want to achieve from your style, this helps us transform you, making you feel more confident and beautiful.

At Chic we feel it is very important to get the consultation ‘right’ it is very easy to, miss read what a client really means, that’s why we offer free consultations, to give you a taster of what we really have to offer, and give you the confidence that we truly understand you and your hair needs.

We only use premium hairdressing brands to create and maintain the most beautiful hairstyles for our clients. We will advise you on after care, regarding shampoos, conditioners, styling and finishing products, we will show you how to apply them and how best to style your hair, so you can recreate your look at home

Free to roam policy

At Chic Hair Studio we consider ourselves to be a free to roam salon. We do understand that you may wish to move to a different stylist within the salon and we promise not to be offended if you do. We regard you as a client of our salon. We offer you the option to select the stylist of your choice or change each time you visit

Opening Hours

Monday:  Closed
Tuesday: 9.00am  – 4.00pm
Wednesday: 9.00am –  4.00pm
Thursday: 9.00am –  Late
Friday: 9.00am –  5.00pm
Saturday: 8.00am – 4.00pm.

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Olaplex, the biggest thing to happen in haircare in the past 100 years
  • Reconnects the broken disulphide bonds in the hair
  • Zero breakage
  • Adds massive shine to your hair
  • Olaplex is insurance for your hair
  • The holy grail of hair colour
  • A celebrity must have product
  • Can be added to colour, bleach and smoothing system
  • Lasts until your next chemical service
  • Strengthens the hair

The ultimate Treatment is an evolution in straightening and repair. Our semi-permanent treatment has been designed to transform even the most difficult hair into stronger, straighter, repaired hair that’s easy to maintain and gorgeous to the touch.

The unique combination of low pH proteins will renew dry, damaged and weak hair, transforming it completely into healthy, straighter and stronger hair that both looks and feels amazing. These incredible repairing agents rebuild the hair with added strength, vitality and shine providing a smooth, soft and straighter finish that lasts for up to 4 months, gradually fading from the hair.

Guaranteed to halve the time and effort to blow dry your hair. The results are amazing, you will not be disappointed.

Call salon for free consultation: 01756 798 090

*This treatment takes at least 3 hours
*Kerastraight ultimate treatment- £150

Quiet Chair

The chic team is full of brilliant conversationalists, especially Claire. It is an important part of being a hair stylist, and most of our clients love coming in to have a friendly chat.

But at the same time, we understand people lead busy lives where they may have been communicating with people all day or looking after active children and need some #quietmetime.

A trip to the hair salon is supposed to be relaxing, and while for some people that means catching up on what’s been going on in their lives, but not everybody is comfortable with small talk and want to relax and maybe just read their book or our up to date magazines.

Chic has taken the embarrassment away for those people who don’t enjoy small talk or want to talk. You just choose the #quietchair when you book your appointment.

We will still talk to you about your hair and what you want, but apart from that, you will be able to enjoy the experience in silence and read a magazine uninterrupted.

This option is only available on a Tuesday, when you’ll receive one to one with your stylist in peace and quiet.


Wherever possible please give 48 hours notice for cancellations as failure to do so will incur a cancellation charge.

Meet The Team
Claire Marsden-Dyson

Claire Marsden-Dyson

Founder/Managing director

I established Chic in 2006, being the backbone of the business, I am passionate about my role and I thrive on working hard. I strive to ensure that the Chic brand maintains its core values of ‘consistency, professionalism, passion, and expertise’ and I am confident that these values are delivered each day by my team that I treasure as the heart of my company.

I especially love the people aspect, I feel incredibly lucky to know so many wonderful people who absolutely make my day – I’ve never worked a day in my life – I love my job.

I use all my social skills at work during my busy week, so in my spare time I love hiding away in the country side with my family and my hens.

Gemma Spencer

Gemma Spencer

Salon director

Gemma was delighted to join Chic in 2016, she has a love of hairdressing that is infectious. Gemma has a thirst for knowledge which has helped her create a fiercely loyal client base. She is always on top of the latest trends, finding ways to translate them onto the salon floor to make her clients look the best she possibly can. She has a complete devotion to hair and loves exploring the creative side of hairdressing.

” I’m so grateful that I found a career that I love so passionately – I always wanted to be a hairdresser from a young age. In my spare time I enjoy socialising with friends and I have a real love for travel.”

Kate Spence

Kate Spence

Salon Director

Kate joined Chic when we first opened in 2006. Kate is an incredibly talented hairdresser with 16 years experience. Kate’s clients always put their trust in her, every visit starts and ends with a smile. Kate is a hard-working and creative stylist with a friendly heart.

“ I am so happy to be back at Chic I have worked locally in between having children, but Chic is where I belong. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family and the outdoors, having three children is very hectic but great fun.”

Lauren Kirby

Lauren Kirby

Lauren joined the team in 2018 as an apprentice and has impressed anyone and everyone who has walked in her path.

Lauren is a very hard working, passionate and ambitious stylist, her immense work ethic and sharp skills have graduated her onto the salon floor as a confident senior stylist.

Although Lauren is young and still in the early stages of her career, she is an exceptional young stylist.

I can not wait to see what the future holds for such a talented stylist.

“I was so happy to be given the chance at Chic my passion and confidence just keeps growing each year that passes, in my spare time I enjoy meeting friends and going out in different places”

Lily Marsden-Mellin

Lily Marsden-Mellin

Saturday girl

Lily is still at school and only helps out on a Saturday for a few hours when she is available.
Lily is Claire’s daughter and has been desperate to join the team for quite some time.
Lily is not employed by Chic she is only gaining experience and new skills.

“I am enjoying building my confidence talking to everyone, something I don’t learn at school”

Location & Contact

26 Coach Street, Skipton
North Yorkshire
BD23 1LH

T: 01756 798 090

Chic Supports

Harry’s Star

After losing my son harry to an aggressive brain tumour I set a fund up in his memory to raise money for btrs. (Brain Tumour Research and Support)

The Little Princess Trust

The Little Princess Trust provides real hair wigs to boys and girls across the UK and Ireland that have sadly lost their own hair through cancer treatment. Chic can donate your hair, if you have 7 inches or more cut off.

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