Ardia - Managing Director 


Ardia has over 30 years experience in Hair Styling.


Has Founded and Managed Salons/ Spa  for over 20 years and has lectured in both colleges and independent training organisations in the North East.


A specialist in Hair Enhancements, Wig Fitting and Cutting Techniques.


Ardia is extremely passionate about the philosophy behind AVEDA  and will strive to make your experience at Bassu unforgettable.


Alex - Master Stylist / In salon Trainer 

Alex has over 20 years Hairdressing  Experience in city centre salons, including Newcastle and Jesmond.

Specialising in Current Colour Techniques,  Colour Change, Colour Correction, Gents Barbering and Advanced Cutting .

Alex is a dedicated member of our team who will make you feel fantastic.


Abbie -  Stylist/Colourist

Our  Stylist/Colourist  Abbie has shown she has a creative flair ...specialising in free hand  colouring,  her focus is second to none.

She is also a fantastic young stylist with a non stop passion for the industry.

Abbie - Assistant Stylist 

Not only will you enjoy  a Relaxing Sensory Journey Scalp Massage prior to every Shampoo Service and an Indulgent Hand Massage with every Colour Service, Abbie has proven she is quite amazing in styling and dressing hair!

Ivan Howe- Assistant Stylist

Ivan is currently completing an advanced hairdressing qualification with us (2021) and has a passion for short crop cuts as well as styling all hair types!

Watch this Space!

Ellie- Assistant

With customer care being a top priority , our young assistant Ellie is always happy to help.

SPA Team

Sara - Spa Salon  Manager 

Sara has had over 12 years experience in the beauty industry and has been managing salons for the past 5 years.

Sara has specialised in high - end products and focuses on providing high quality luxury treatments.

Passionate about delivering a fantastic overall customer experience.


Fern -Beauty Therapist

Fern delivers fantastic care and detail to all her treatments. Fern's creative side shows in her nail art designs and make up application.