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

Managing Director

Ruth qualified in beauty therapy in 2000 and after 2 years of working at Profiles she took over the business in May 2002. 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 just completed training in the Hydrotherm massage treatment and has also become a cancer massage specialist, and can now provide and adapt her treatments to clients having treatment or past experience of cancer.
Ruth has 2 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!

Director / receptionist

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

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

Salon Manager

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, and can now provide and adapt her treatments to clients having treatment or 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 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 2 cats Bilbo and Frodo!

Favourite Treatment: Guinot Beaute Neuve Facial
Favourite Product: Guinot Gommage Eclat Parfait


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 on the side of the car race track or at pony club events with her daughter.

Favourite Treatment: Anything nails!!
Favourite Product: Jessica Phenomen Oil


Brooke qualified and joined Profiles in 2015. She has completed extensive training with Clarins, Guinot, CACI, OPI, intimate waxing and Hydrotherm.

Favourite treatment: Clarins Signature facial
Favourite Product: Guinot Creme Hydra Beaute


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. Her training in CACI is scheduled for the Autumn 2015. Before training to become a beauty therapist Vicki has 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 treatments: Guinot Hydradermie Facial
Favourite Product: Guinot Bioxygene serum and cream


Hannah qualified in 2010 and joined Profiles in April 2015 and is our newest team member. She has her Clarins facial training and CACI training booked in May and will have further training in all Clarins, Guinot, Jessica and Hydrotherm massage during the next year. She has previous experience with Elemis and Decleor and loves anything facial or massage related! In her spare time Hannah likes to relax with a film or going to the gym.

Favourite treatments: Facials
Favourite Product: Clarins Pure melt cleanser

Kate Bradford
Beauty Therapist

Kate joined Profiles in the summer of 2017 after completing her NVQ level 2 training in Lewes. She will end her NVQ level 3 studies in June 2018. So far Kate has trained with OPI and Clarins and has further body treatment training booked with Clarins and Guinot facial and skincare training to look forward to.

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Louise Faith
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 and will be going to Guinot in February 2018 and has extensive Clarins face and body training booked during March and April.

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Favourite Product: Clarins Multi Active Day Cream