Gemma Kilbane – Senior Art Director at Whetstone – 19 Years Experience – Award Winning – Celebrity Clients & More

Gemmas career began as a hairdresser in Dublin almost two decades ago. She trained with the exclusive Peter Mark salons. After that she set sail (literally) hairdressing on celebrity cruise lines & travelling the world. On her travels she worked with some of the world’s best hairdressers and some of the world’s top celebrities.

Upon her return to Ireland Gemma joined Whetstone Aveda Concept Salon and worked her way up the ranks to Art Director, after 6 year Gemma joined Brown Sugar salon as Style Director. During her time there she added to her vast amount of experience, knowledge and continued to master her craft.

Much to our delight she is part of the Whetstone Aveda Concept Salon team again re-joining in March 2015 as Senior Art Director.

Gemma is renowned in the industry for her precision cutting, her expertise and knowledge in relation to all aspects of colourI and wedding hair is a speciality also. In 2009 Gemma won the much coveted Aveda Pure Image Award held in London. Other highlights include working backstage for designer Valentino on his last couture collection for Fashion Rocks in London’s Royal Albert Hall. Gemma’s portfolio includes editorial, commercial and television. Here is a small selection for each category:

Magazines – Image, Tatler, Vip, U, The Wedding Journal, Irish Daily Mail, Irish Independent Life Magazine, Exposé Magazine, The Gloss…..

Tv/Adverts/Film – RTE, The Late Late Show, UTV, TV3, Exposé, The IFTAS, Sky One, Aldi, Diet Coke….

Personalities – Kym Marsh, Ray Winstone, Aoibhinn McGinnity, Charlene McKenna, Hometown, Danielle Romeril, Aisling Franciosi, Sonja Lennon, Helen Steele…..

To book in with Gemma now click here or call us on 01-6711344. image2 image3


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