A HAIR salon which prides on providing affordable and luxurious treatments has secured a finalist place in a prestigious award.

B.O.B Affordable Luxury Hairdressing in Bracknell has been named as one of the country's most outstanding salons after securing a place in the HJ's British Hairdressing Business Awards 2019.

The salon is one of just six companies in the UK in the reach of winning Salon of the Year 2, sponsored by L'Oreal Professionnel.

The category celebrates a single independent venture within an annual turnover of less than £350,000 which is excelling in all aspects of business.

Melloney Gillham, salon owner, said: "We have worked really hard at shaping a thriving salon, and we’re delighted to be nominated.

"I’m so proud of our team for delivering a high level of excellence day in, day out, and for producing such a beautiful business – it’s totally a team effort.”

The HJ's British Hairdressing Business Awards, now in its 21st year, recognise businesses and their teams who work hard to raise the profile of the hairdressing industry and make it 'vibrant and growing'.

Jayne Lewis-Orr, executive director of HJ's British Hairdressing Business Awards, said: “To be named a finalist in the Salon of the Year 2 category confirms just how exceptional the team at B.O.B Affordable Luxury Hairdressing is.

"To be in with a chance of winning this award, teams need to show wide-reaching excellence, financial health, strong customer relations an intelligent and creative marketing campaign and systems that care for the staff team and ensure professional development.

"This company certainly showed all these elements and stood out as a very impressive business. We wish them the best of luck."