Salon owner and Director Priscilla is an award winning stylist with over 20 years industry experience, both in Australia and abroad. A calm and creative individual, Priscilla is an accomplished Educator, Colour Specialist, Editorial Stylist and Customer Service Professional.

Priscilla’s passion and creativity has led her to positions in top salons in Sydney and a seven year stint in London, where her Aveda journey began. Identifying with Aveda’s core values of beauty in sync with environmental and social responsibility, Priscilla was Artistic Director and Advanced Educator in one of London’s most prestigious Aveda Lifestyle Salons. It was here she honed her styling and specialist colour skills, worked alongside extremely talented peers in London’s chic Notting Hill, won numerous awards and had the opportunity to collaborate with some of the industry’s most respected professionals.

Moving back to her hometown of Brisbane to manage Raw in late 2014, Priscilla shares Aveda’s beliefs of sustainable beauty, continuing education and our contribution to a global community. She is passionate about inspiring and educating her talented team to strive for excellence in everything they do, offering five star service to every guest and continually developing our skills to stay ahead of current hair trends.

Prisicilla - Raw Colur and Style Newstead Hair Salon


Senior Stylist

Our warm and friendly Senior Stylist Lisa brings over 23 years of industry experience to the Raw team. Originally from the UK, Lisa owned and managed her own successful salon for 10 years. Trained in London and elsewhere in the UK, Lisa gained further experience and travelled extensively around the world on cruise ships. She fell in love with Australia during this time and always planned to return here to join family and make Australia her home.

Lisa has a strong belief in creating personalised, on trend style and colour, taking into account individual personality traits and preferences to achieve healthy, low maintenance and beautiful hair for every guest. She does this through really listening to each guest in consultation, providing creative ideas and solutions and tailoring every service to the individual.

Lisa is passionate about hairdressing and the environment, sharing in Aveda’s core values of beauty with respect for the planet and the global community. A true professional with a genuine and caring personality, Lisa remains dedicated and enthusiastic in her approach to guest satisfaction. Despite her many years in the industry, Lisa is always further developing her skills to perfect the latest colour and styling techniques to offer to her guests.

Lisa is available for appointments from Wednesday to Saturday.


Senior Stylist

Lauren is a warm and friendly stylist who brings to Raw a wealth of international experience. English born and bred, Lauren started her career in England, where she qualified as a hair and makeup artist and beauty therapist.

Being a huge fan of Aveda and its philosophies, her diverse skills led her to employment in a multi award winning Aveda Salon Edward James in London. It was here Lauren had the opportunity to advance her specialist colouring skills at the Aveda Institute, as well as numerous on location styling assignments for weddings, magazine shoots and television productions.

Lauren is a passionate and talented hairstylist who loves all aspects of hairdressing, she truly is passionate about her craft and is always developing her skills to deliver the latest in hair fashion. Her true talents however lie in advanced colouring techniques, as she specialises in balayage, ombre and on trend colouring.

Lauren consistently provides every guest with her complete care and attention, creating beautiful hair that suits your individual lifestyle. Expect to walk away from an appointment with Lauren feeling rejuvenated with healthy hair and beautiful colour that is uniquely your own. Lauren is available for appointments and complimentary consultations at Raw from Wednesday to Saturday.

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