Experience complete relaxation and pampering at our Premier beauty salon in Hassocks

Welcome to Profiles

Profiles Health and Beauty is a friendly and relaxed salon based in rural Hassocks. We offer an outstanding range of treatments and products from some of the leading ranges in the professional beauty industry. My dedicated knowledgeable team are proud to have been awarded the prestigious Clarins ‘Gold Salon’ award and the Guinot ‘Crown Salon’ award. These 2 accolades puts us in the top 80 Clarins salons in the UK and top 10% of Guinot salons.

In November 2018 Profiles won the ‘Readers’ Choice’ award for the JP South Events Hair and Beauty awards and have also just been awarded the Guinot Regional Crown Salon of Excellence Award for East and West Sussex 2018.

My team believe in giving professional honest advice on the best treatments and home care for your individual needs. We are open 6 days a week with 2 late evenings until 8pm for your convenience.

Our salon aim is to offer our clients the very best treatments with a honest, realistic homecare and treatment plan.

We look forward to pampering you soon!

Ruth Corke
Managing Director

To book any of our treatments, or to make an enquiry, please use our contact form.

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Gift Vouchers

A Profiles Gift Voucher can be used as full or part payment towards any treatment, course, package or product purchase.

All vouchers are valid for 12 months from date of purchase. All vouchers over £30 will come in a gift bag with complimentary samples. (not available for posted vouchers)

They make an ideal gift for a special occasion.

Vouchers are available to purchase at reception or over the telephone.

Meet the Team

Ruth
Managing Director

Ruth qualified in beauty therapy in 2000 and after two years of working at Profiles, she took over the business. Ruth has many years of experience working with our professional brands within the salon and still loves to learn new treatments and update her skills.

Ruth has completed training in the Hydrotherm massage treatment and has also become a cancer massage specialist – she can adapt her treatments to clients who are having treatment or have had a past experience of cancer.

Ruth has two small children, George and Poppy. During her limited spare time she likes to run or walk the family dog, Florrie.

Favourite treatment: Guinot Bioxygen range
Favourite product: Anything from the Mii range!

Karen
Director / Receptionist

Karen is fully qualified in Clarins and Guinot product knowledge and loves having a good chat with clients!

Favourite treatment: Clarins Tri Active Facial
Favourite product: Guinot Age Logic Range

Hannah
Salon Manager

Hannah qualified in 2010 and joined Profiles in April 2015. She has previous experience with Elemis and Decleor and loves anything facial or massage related! Hannah is fully qualified with Clarins, Guinot, OPI, Shellac, Hydrotherm, intimate waxing and Mii.

In her spare time, Hannah likes going to the gym or relaxing with a film.

Favourite treatment: Facials
Favourite product: Clarins Pure melt cleanser

Emily
Head Therapist

Emily qualified in 2006 and joined Profiles in 2012. Emily has extensive knowledge and training with many professional brands and continually updates her skills with refresher courses.

Emily has just completed training in the Hydrotherm massage treatment and has also become a cancer massage specialist – she can adapt her treatments to clients who are having treatment or have had a past experience of cancer.

During her days off Emily enjoys keeping fit and spending time with her friends.

Favourite treatment: Hydradermie Facials
Favourite product: Clarins BB fluid

Samantha
Therapist

Samantha joined Profiles in 2012 as our 'Saturday girl' and fully qualified in 2013. Since then she has completed many training courses with Clarins, Guinot, Jessica, Lash Perfect and CACI. She has a strong, loyal clientele.

Sam loves animals and the countryside. During her days off she enjoys walking her dog, Dereck, or being with her two cats, Bilbo and Frodo!

Favourite treatment: Guinot Beaute Neuve Facial
Favourite product: Guinot Gommage Eclat Parfait

Gemma
Therapist

Gemma qualified in 2000 and joined the Profiles team in 2013. Gemma has completed many Clarins training courses and LOVES all things nails! If you like nail art, sparkles or glitter, then Gemma is your perfect therapist.

Gemma has 2 very active children – she can be found supporting her son at the car race track or at pony club events with her daughter.

Favourite treatment: Anything nails!!
Favourite product: Jessica Phenomen Oil

Vicki
Therapist

Vicki Joined Profiles in October 2015 after qualifying in her NVQ level 2 beauty therapy. She finished her level 3 in March 2016 and has since attended courses in All Clarins face, body and make up treatments, Guinot facials, Jessica, Intimate waxing, Hydrotherm massage, and has become a cancer massage specialist.

Before training to become a beauty therapist, Vicki worked in the dental industry and lived in New Zealand for several years, working for a sky diving company! In her spare time Vicki Loves walking her dog and enjoys travelling.

Favourite treatment: Guinot Hydradermie Facial
Favourite product: Guinot Bioxygene serum and cream

Kate
Beauty Therapist

Kate joined Profiles in the summer of 2017 and so far she has trained with OPI, Shellac, Clarins and Guinot.

Favourite treatment: Guinot Hydradermie Facial
Favourite product: EVERYTHING!

Louise
Beauty Therapist

Louise qualified in beauty therapy in 2000 and worked at Profiles for a while. She then had a career change for a number of years and started her family. She re-joined the Profiles team again in November 2017. She has trained with OPI, Guinot, and Clarins.

Favourite treatment: Guinot facials
Favourite product: Clarins Multi Active Day Cream

Olivia
Beauty Therapist

Olivia qualified as a beauty therapist in Australia in 2015. She worked in a busy salon there until returning to England, where she worked in a salon in Rustington. She joined the Profiles team in April 2018 after moving to Crawley.

Olivia has already completed her CACI facial, Clarins Signature facial and Clarins re-balancing massage training. This autumn, she will be learning the new Clarins wellness treatments & make up, and then on to Guinot training.

Favourite treatment: Waxing and spray tans
Favourite product: Guinot Hydra Finish

Katie
Beauty Therapist

Katie qualified in 2014 and worked in a salon in Croydon for three years. She has recently moved to Crawley and joined the Profiles team in June 2018. Katie is trained in Guinot facials, intimate waxing, deep tissue massage, Crystal clear, gel nails, and Elemis. Katie will be starting her Clarins training in September and will fully 'Clariniated' by November 2018.

Favourite treatment: Hydradermie
Favourite product: Guinot Hydra finish

Sian
Beauty Therapist

Sian joined the Profiles team in May 2018 after qualifying at Sussex Beauty Therapy Training School. Sian has spend the past few years as cabin crew and decided on a change of career after having her two girls. She has just completed her Clarins facial and body re-balancing body massage training.

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Lisa
Receptionist

Lisa qualified as a beauty therapist in 2003 and worked at Profiles for two years before joining Amex in an administration role. Lisa is now married with 2 children and has returned to Profiles part time as our front of house receptionist. She is fully qualified in Guinot and Clarins product knowledge.

Favourite treatment: Guinot Hydradermie facials
Favourite product: Clarins Double Serum