ROLE: CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Creative director Paul brings over 20 years’ experience to the salon floor. A hugely respected figure in the Irish Hairdressing Industry, Paul’s drive and passion filters through his staff which we hope guarantees a unique salon experience for our clients.
For over 20 years Paul Hession has been weaving his magic with a scissors to give style and panache to the heads of Dublin! As the son of renowned hairdressing champion Frank Hession,
Paul has clearly inherited both the talent and creativity of his father, and is now fully established as one of the leading figures in Irish Hairdressing today.
Paul began his training with Vidal Sassoon in the 1980’s and since then has demonstrated his skill in the art of hairstyling through many genres from fashion to advertising to TV and music.
Since taking over the family business from his father in 2001, Paul has successfully utilized his passion, creativity and experience within the salon to express his own individuality and identity and in 2009 added a second salon in Clontarf to the Hession Hairdressing portfolio encompassing everything he felt a salon should be. 2012 saw the start of a new collaboration for the family business as he adds a new make-up brand to the Hession mix and Make Up Suite.
Paul has styled for a variety of projects for Ireland’s leading magazines and newspapers, and is in constant demand to share his expertise in both private consultations and public events. His work can be seen in top Irish publications as well as British publications and he is also a regular face on top rated TV shows Off the Rails and Ireland AM and a regular contributor on radio panels. Not only that, but the salon has styled for some of the top international fashion shows in Ireland, such as Christian Dior and Stella McCartney.