ABOUT Bassu Wellness Salon & Spa

Bassu first opened it's doors in December 2013 with  Ardia Wilkinson  bringing  the 'ayurvedic philosophy" into the heart of Morpeth.

Senior stylist Alex Dawson joined the team in early 2017 and brought with her, a wealth of knowledge gathered from working in City Centre Salons  .

Assistant Manager , Stylist & Lead Colourist Abbie Charlton , who joined the team also in 2017, is  creating fantastic colour and amazing styles alongside the rest of the team.

Abbie is also a qualified Hair Extension Technician  specialising in Mico & Nano rings and Pre bonded hair extensions.

Dawn Furness is our expert Stylist and Barber with over 30 years experience .

Debbie Thomson is Occasion and Bridal hair expert. Debbie has over 19 years hairdressing experience and specialities in Occasion and Bridal Hair.Debbie works by appointment only.

Jodie Egen has recently joined the team and is proving be be an exceptional young stylist.


Our Assistant Abbie O'Brien is a super passionate assistant who is eager to learn !  

 Assistant Stylist Olivia is excited to join our team and will be assisting in colouring snd styling .

 Leading  Beauty and Spa treatments Sara Lavender manages our relaxing Spa and beauty rooms providing a wide range of treatments. We are proud to be the only Guinot Salon in Morpeth providing 12 Unique facial treatments for all skin Types. 

Our Beauty Therapist Fern Straker, who joined us in 2018, is now a talented therapist in all beauty treatments and fantastic at nail art. 

Our partnership with the prestigious brand AVEDA means we care for your hair, skin and body with products that are naturally derived, made from pure flower and plant essence. The "AVEDA rituals" have been a big success in the salon, with complimentary hand, neck and shoulder massages on offer, it's easy to unwind and relax in the calming environment.

All our products are free from parabens and sulphates


Our team has evolved with talented stylists who are committed to giving style and knowledge to each guest, delivering hairdressing to a very high standard with tailored cuts specific to your hair type and great aftercare advice so you can manage your hair with ease when you leave the salon.


With our concept of creating a modern day "Hair Spa" and an  Aveda  Beauty Spa,  with continuous  professional friendly service , Bassu continues to evolve and grow from strength to strength.

Our mission at AVEDA is to care for the world we live in, from the products we make to the ways in which we give back to society, at AVEDA, we strive to set an example for environmental leadership and responsibility, not just in the world of beauty, but around the world.

Discover AVEDA

The art and science of pure flower and plant essences is the core of AVEDA. Our beauty products are alive with the life force of plants, and contain pure essential oils. our solutions are so powerful we call them purescriptions™. While we specialise in hair care, we offer other plant–based products—skin care, makeup, pure-fume™, aromas and lifestyle—that are all professionally developed, clinically tested, and go to exceptional lengths to be respectful of the earth. our professional network, nearly 7,000 salons and spas worldwide, shares our commitment. ever since a hairdresser founded aveda in 1978, our products have been harvested with respect for the earth, in harmony with the web of life. 


AVEDA: connecting beauty, environment and well–being.