The team

Meet our team of truly talented artisans whom we appointed for their passion and dedication in their field of hair and beauty. We believe that good service and success at RYS comes from their commitment and unconditional willingness to be the greatest skilled professional.

We value and respect our growing team at RYS.

Rys Hair and Beauty Salon Chelsea
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    Kirsten has meticulously crafted her skill set over the last 12 years with some of London's top hair salons.

    Her specialities include hairextensions a women's boho look, men's classic cuts as well as barbering and children's hair.

    Kirsten's attention to detail, passion and enthusiasm makes sure her clients feel like they are on top of the world

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    Senior Stylist

    Bulent has joined RYS’s team and has been hairdressing for 14 years.

    Being both a stylist and a colourist, and working equally well with both men's and ladies' hair, Bulent is able to meet every hairdressing need.

    He is renowned for his ability to work to a tight time schedule. From versatile blow-dries to specialised hair straightening and conditioning treatments, Bulent can transform any type of hair whilst maintaining his very high standards.

    Bulent’s commitment to every client receiving 100% satisfaction is his passion, which has already gained him a loyal clientele.

  • Oray


    Oray is a perfectionist in every sense of the word and takes his profession very seriously.

    Oray can offer a full hair service from a basic cut to the most outlandish colouring and styling. He shapes hairs with a projection cutting technique blended with a multidirectional inner and outer perimeter softening and leaving the hair with a younger feel. The result is a harmonious balance of natural movement that enhances beauty and is easy to manage.

    A real Haute Couture of hair appreciated worldwide by celebrities, royal and A-list followers. Oray has built a successful career with leading hair brands whilst maintaining a humble and approachable character and he is always looking forward to helping clients finding that look that brings out your glamour and makes you feel great about yourself.

  • Brows by Prital at RYS. The renowned eyebrow and eyelash specialist, Prital is based at our Walton Street salon.


    HD Brow, LVL Lashes, Microblading

    With over 11 years experience within the industry, Prital has worked in all major luxury stores - Harrods, Selfridges, Liberty, Harvey Nichols. Her loyal clientele includes Royals, Hollywood and Bollywood icons.

  • Eyelash extension specialist, Violetta


    Eyelash Extension Specialist

    Having worked in the finance industry, Violetta left it to pursue her career in beauty which was a part time hobby. Violetta has become very popular doing cashmere eyelash extensions in classic and 3/6/9 dimension. Her international clients are so addicted to the individual eyelash extensions she does that they specially fly in to see her.

  • Nail technician Oksana


    Senior Russian Nail Technician

    Oksana opened the nail zone at RYS over 5 years ago. Having over 17 years experience in the nail industry Oksana has a large client following and due to her impeccable professional expertise in any type of manicure or pedicure. Clients who have been served by Oksana become her devoted fan.

  • Natalia - nail technician at RYS Hair and Beauty


    Senior Nail Technician

    Natalia originally trained in Ukraine to a very high standard and has been in the nail industry for over 15 years. Her skills lie in gel extensions, gel polish and classic and dry manicures/pedicures and tips to maintain immaculate nails.

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    Nail Technician

    Ecaterina has trained extensively in 'Russian style manicure and pedicure. She is a professional with over 6 years of experience who is constantly perfecting her skills not only as a nail technician but as a beauty therapist. Her passion and skill have allowed her to build a loyal client base that demand only the best quality.

  • Preeti - make up artist RYS


    International Make-up artist and Consultant

    Preeti has been a part of our RYS team for over 2 years and we are proud to have such a renowned leading make-up artist available for weddings, parties, photo shoots and special events for our clients.

    She has been featured in several prestigious publications Elle India, Glamour, Essex Style, Asiana and Asian Woman. Her brushes have stroked the faces of countless celebrities including (the late) Amy Winehouse, Sarah Harding, Taio Cruz, Mr Hudson, Jay Sean, Raghav, Omid Djalili to name just a few.

    Preeti’s in depth consultation with every client allows her to recognise aspects of their individuality and deliver a beautiful, flawless look ensuring it is complementary to the client.

  • Experienced reflexologist Simon



    Simon qualified with a Sport Science degree in 1995 and has been practising Reflexology for over 20 years using a technique called Rho Shur originating from Taiwan. He gained further formal qualification through Phillip Salmon Reflexology School.

    Simon has been working with clients treating stress related illness and those recovering from high blood pressure, poor circulation, fertility issues and clients recovering from major operations, and chemotherapy as Reflexology helps boost the immune system.

  • RYS Floor Manager - Aline


    Salon Floor Supervisor & Receptionist

    Aline started her career in hairdressing at RYS over three years ago. Having worked as Yilmaz’s assistant she has immense knowledge about salon etiquette, hair care products and various treatments offered in the salon. Aline’s attention to detail in providing the best customer service makes the clients very comfortable and at home.

  • Madalina

    Salon Assistant

    Madalina joined our team as a salon assistant. Having trained in hairdressing in Romania, Madalina has over 3 years experience and gives one of the best relaxing head massage. Providing one of the best customer service and hair care treatments is one of Madalina's greatest attributes.