Sharon started her career in hairdressing in 1997. She spent ten years building her clientele in Castlebar before setting up her own business – Sharon Ralph Hair Salon – in Kilkenny Cross in 2006. Since then she has grown steadily and she celebrated it. 15th anniversary in its own salon in January.
Sharon has just launched her brand new website at www.sharonralph.ie where you can buy any of the great products she provides, either for delivery or click and collect.
Also on her website, you can get a free scalp consultation, where you can fill out a simple questionnaire and provide photos to take the first steps in resolving your scalp issues.
In addition to all coloring and cutting services, Sharon Ralph Hair Salon and Scalp Clinic was among the first to offer pre-bonded hair extensions with Great Lengths, Sharon having first trained with Ceira Lambert in Dublin then with Great Lengths Ireland. Sharon offers Great Lengths pre-bonded and tape-in extensions in her salon.
During the lockdown, Sharon was approached by famed hair extensions GoldFever to carry their products – Sharon saying ‘GoldFever is very selective about which salons they let carry their products’ and Sharon was delighted to be approached by a such a reputable company and they now offer GoldFever pre-bonded and adhesive extensions to their clients.
Sharon Ralph Hair Salon is also a Certified Hair and Scalp Clinic. It specializes in bespoke wigs and T-partings, and, as Sharon explains, “the salon offers a solution for those who suffer from minor hair loss issues such as thinning hair, partial baldness and alopecia. The salon also offers counseling and the provision of wigs to those post-chemotherapy.”
Sharon added: “The salon staff strive to address any anxiety or nervousness about how the treatment will affect the client’s hair and image in a very responsible, professional and caring manner. In conjunction with the HSE , the salon offers a salon, after The salon’s unique location allows for complete privacy and confidentiality, while individual in-home consultations can also be arranged and all consultations are available free of charge.
Sharon believes that constant skill improvement and training have been key to her success. To date, she has trained nationally and internationally and has successfully completed two master’s degrees.
In 2017 she received distinction in Chemical Color with ALFAPARF Milano Ireland and in September 2019 she completed the Color Specialist Masters with Kemon Ireland.
For more information log on to www.sharonralph.ie