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Welcome to Amy Michelle Hairdressing

Established in 2016, Amy Michelle Hairdressing is a friendly boutique hair salon providing all aspects of hairdressing. We offer hairdressing for both males and females of all ages throughout Cork. Some of our past work involves the X Factor and London Fashion Week.

Our crew offers a wide variety of hair styling including: highlights, upstyles, hair extensions, colouring and 12 week blow-dry. Amy Michelle Hairdressing works with Rapunzel to help contribute hair donations. Our staff has full colour degrees in hairdressing. The hair extensions that we use are: Spanish, Russian and Platinum with both Micro Beads and Pre Bonded Beads.

At Amy Michelle Hairdressing, we are now stocking the full range of Joico, Alfaparf Style Stories and Alfaparf Semi De Lino.

Our crew of tremendously gifted stylists welcome all of our clients and want to make you look and feel amazing.

Feel free to download our new App for mobile - Amy Michelle Hairdressing

 Our crew of tremendously gifted stylists welcome all of our clients and want to make you look and feel amazing.

  • 20% discount for all HSE workers

  • 20% student discounts available

  • Free parking disks are available

About Us

Amy has 16 years’ experience in hairdressing. She has gone from trainee to salon manager throughout the years. Amy lived in London for 5 years which allowed her to get huge experience. Amy also worked backstage at London fashion week and worked on the X Factor show as well as styling hair for numerous celebrities. Amy moved back to open her own hair salon and bring back some of her vast experience in the industry.

Amy Michelle Hairdressing has won the Best Salon in the Cork Business Awards, Best Customer Service in our region in the Irish Hair and Beauty awards and also we are part of the Good Salon Guide; we revived their Master Colour Specialist award. We are the only salon in Cork to have achieved this. Amy Michelle Hairdressing has also been nominated for Most Stylish Salon in the Hi Magazine Awards and Amy was a finalist for Best Stylist in the Irish beauty Industry awards. We have also been nominated for the Hi Magazine Awards 2018 and the Cork Business Awards 2018.

Amy Michelle Hairdressing is open over a year and offers all aspects of hairdressing. Working alongside Amy is Pamela O’Sullivan, who has over 20 years’ experience and a former salon educator - she has got you covered. Pam has a L’Oreal colour degree and Amy has an Alfaparf masters colour degree.

Amy Michelle Hairdressing is part of the good salon guide where we received our 4 star award. The salon has been nominated for a customer services award in the Irish hair and beauty awards.

Our new member of the team, Karen, is completing her training at the moment. She has qualified in colour and training in cutting with a great future ahead of her.

Emma is just after starting her apprenticeship with us and will be training regularly every week if people want model appointments.

Price List

Short Blowdry €17
Medium Blowdry €20
Long Blowdry €25
Curly Blowdry €30
GHD Curls €25
Upstyles from €40
Ladies Cut €45
Men’s Cut €10
Student Cut €35
Childs Cut €10

All Over Colour €60
T-Bar Highlights €60
Half Head Highlights €85
Full Head Highlights €100
Colour & Highlights from €100
Balayage Ends from €90
Balayage Roots & Ends €85

Add €25 to the above colours to include a cut*

Salon Treatment €10
Deluxe Treatment €15

Human Hair Extensions POQ

Just give us a call on (021) 431 2950 or alternatively you can send us an email at

We’d love to talk to you.

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Customer Testimonials

Ana reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
June 13 ·
So happy with my new style! Amy and the other staff are lovely and so professional. Couldn't recommend them more. Amy helped make the transition from long to short hair so easy. I'll definitely be back

Sandra reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
March 28 ·
Got highlights done today with Amy Michelle love them, great salon very friendly and professional and great value. Thanks again Amy Michelle will be back again soon.

Megan reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
December 1, 2016 ·
Absolutely thrilled with the colour result Pamela gave me this evening. Have booked my next appointment already. Would highly recommend this salon. Came away with some insight into great products sold within there and delighted with the nice friendly warm atmosphere! <3

Ruth reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
January 15 ·
Highly recommend Amy!!!! Fantastic Salon and staff are excellent 10 out of 10. Very professional and great advice. Also great value for money...

Tara reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
March 2 ·
Absolutely fabulous wash cut and treatment done today by Pamela she couldn't of been nicer and superb at her job.
Many thanks for everything!

Marie reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
January 25 ·
I want to say a big thank you to Sarah from Amy Michelle's hair salon, Love my hair, she did a fantastic job. Would definitely recommend.

Úna reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
June 25 at 10:59pm ·
Thanks Amy Michelle for my hair and makeup be Erin on Friday. Loved it!!

Angela reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
December 9, 2016 ·
So happy with my Xmas cut & blow-dry. Amy, you always make me feel so special. You're a gem! Love the new salon, highly recommended!

Lisa reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
December 3, 2016 ·
Delighted with my wash,cut and blow dry,make u feel very comfortable,great products,great service,thank you

Evashnie reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
September 21, 2016 ·
Absolutely love my cut and balayage, it honestly looks and feels amazing, I received so many compliments on how natural it looks. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!

Sarah Jane reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
May 25, 2016 ·
Absolutely love my hair great to have it done with great company the most talented staff and a magnificent salon...thanks for everything Amy x

Tara reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
September 19, 2016 ·
Finally after a long time of searching I've found my hair salon she's has done wonders for me my hair is exactly what I want in the best condition Amy Michelle is absolutely fantastic highly recommended her

NicAmhlaoibh reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
May 21, 2016 ·
Got a blow dry today....great service....lovely salon.....great value and love my blow dry! Thank you Amy ;)

Anne reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
April 5, 2016 ·
As usual, a flawless experience with Amy. Very kind and professional and has great ideas on what to do with your hair. Loved my result.

Anne reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
May 24, 2016 ·
Rang early this morning and Amy fitted me in with no problems. Got a deep condition and wash,cut and blow dry. All very reasonably priced. Will definitely go back again. Thanks a million you were brilliant!

Claire reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
November 7, 2016 ·
Had a lovely colour and fab blow dry here.. Delighted
Got my hair extensions done they are fab would definitely recommend amy. Friendly staff and excellent service

Emer reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
April 24, 2016 ·
Great experience as always with Amy - fab hairdresser and so friendly and welcoming! Love my highlights and cut, thanks xx

Kornelia reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
June 11, 2016 ·
Thank You for doing my hair love the colour and haircut was amazing xxx very professional thanks

Erica reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
April 17, 2016 ·
Got my hair done by Amy and I loved it! Fab salon will definitely be back

Brian reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
April 5, 2016
Very cozy surroundings & professional service. Great to see another vacant premises occupied & a new business venture opening the area.

Hazel reviewed Amy Michelle Hairdressing — 5 star
August 30, 2016
Brilliant hairdressing. First time in ages I came away pleased! I wish much success to Amy.

Contact Info

If you would like to learn more about the full variety of products and services available from the crew at Amy Michelle Hairdressing, please do not hesitate to get in contact with one of our members of staff, who will be more than happy to assist you with any queries you may have regarding our products.

Amy Michelle Hairdressing

18 High Street, Douglas Road
Cork City
T12 HC67

(021) 431 2950

Monday Closed

Tuesday 09:30 AM - 05:30 PM

Wednesday 09:30 AM - 05:30 PM

Thursday 09:30 AM - 08:00 PM

Friday 09:30 AM - 08:00 PM

Saturday 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Our Privacy Policy

Salon Name Privacy Notice

The following privacy notice outlines how [insert salon name] collects, uses, protects and transfers your personal data. [insert salon name] is a salon that provides services including [insert services offered].

The data protection officer/data owner for the organisation is [insert data owner name]. You can contact the data protection officer/data owner by sending an email to [insert data protection officer/data owner email] or writing to [insert address].

Personal data collected
The personal data that we collect is:

• Name
• Home address
• Email Address
• Date of Birth
• Phone number
• Health information

Purpose and Legal Basis for Processing Your Data
[insert salon name] takes your privacy seriously and we will never sell or rent your personal data to any third-party. Sharing of your data and direct marketing activities

are only carried out with your express consent, which you are free to withdraw at any time.
We need to obtain and process your personal data to provide you with our products, services and treatments and to fulfil our business and legal obligations. We will never collect any personal information from you that we do not need or retain any data that is no longer necessary for the purposes specified in this notice.
Where we request sensitive personal data from you (i.e. health or medical data), the reason(s) for the request will be clearly given along with the purposes of the processing. Explicit consent through a signature will always be required for us to obtain and process your health information.

Who is processing my data?
[insert salon name], [insert salon address] are the data controller and processes your personal information for the purposes laid out in this privacy notice. Phorest, Anglesea Mills, 9 Anglesea Row, Smithfield, Dublin 7, D07 W5NE, Ireland, acts as data processor on behalf of [insert salon name] and have access to personal information only[GG1] in cases that customer support or troubleshooting is required by [insert salon name]. Further, they must process the personal information in accordance with this Privacy Notice and as permitted by applicable data protection laws.

Your personal data is processed to:

• Collect specific personal data (name, address, email, contact number, DOB) that is required to enter into a contract to sell a product or service.
• Engage in communication with you including confirmation and reminders of appointments, and requests to cancel or change bookings.
• Collect Health information to perform the agreed services appropriately, and potentially highlight areas that products and services may cause issues to clients because of their health.
• Ensure a safe service and provide industry standard advice.
• Select relevant offers, promotions and information for you.

• Estimate the number of customers we have.
• Hold personal data that is required by law or to respond to legal process.
• Hold for insurance purposes.
• Store customer records.

Your rights as the individual
If your personal data is held by [insert salon name] you hold particular rights over it.

Where you have provided consent for us to contact you as part of our marketing services, you have the right to modify or withdraw your consent at any time by using the unsubscribe option accompanied with all of our direct marketing or by contacting the [insert salon name] Data Officer.

You also have the right:

• To be informed of how your personal data will be used before it is collected.
• To access your personal data personal data and to information on how your information is used after it has been gathered.
• To have personal data corrected if it is incomplete, inaccurate or out-of-date.
• To request the removal or deletion of personal data where there is no compelling reason for its continued processing.
• To restrict processing, to ‘block’ processing of your personal data.
• To data portability, having your data moved, copied or transferred from [Organisation] to another organisation in an easily readable format.
• To object to direct marketing from us.

Special categories of personal data collected

Health questions are asked in many of our consent forms to potentially highlight treatments that may have a negative effect on your health due to medication you are taking or a condition you have. [insert salon name] asks for consent prior to gathering and processing this information. At any time after giving consent, you can withdraw you consent, subject to legal, insurance and contractual restrictions (see more on ‘your rights as an individual’). Your privacy is very important to us and we only use this information for determining your suitability for the treatment.

Process of collection
Your personal data is collected when you provide it to us through Phorest software, our website, over the phone, in [insert salon name] salons, by email, social media, in writing or any other means by which you provide it to us. Information is stored using the Phorest software platform as well as some level of paper record keeping.

[insert salon name] gives you access to information about your[GG2] account and bookings through Phorest software, for the limited purpose of viewing and updating that information.

Children’s Privacy
[inset salon name] does not collect the personal data of children under the age of 16 without[GG3] parental or guardian consent. If you believe that we hold any information from or about a child under age 16, please contact [insert salon name] and if we cannot immediately obtain appropriate parental or guardian consent, will remove the personal data from storage.

Data[GG4] Sharing
Your personal data is shared only with Phorest representatives in cases that customer support and troubleshooting is required for the salon. [insert salon name] do not share your personal information with any third-party without your prior consent, other than those already disclosed in this privacy notice or as part of our legal obligations under the relevant data protection laws.

Use of Data Processors[GG5]
Data processors are third parties who provide some elements of our business services for us. Where we use a third-party, we have strict agreements in place governing the processing of your personal data, on which no action can be taken without instruction from us. The third-parties with whom we work will never share or disclose your personal information and will hold it securely at all times.


[insert salon name] use software provided by Phorest to[GG6] [insert why it is used, what data it holds etc].
Here is a link to their Privacy Notice. (optional)

How Long Do We Keep Your Data?
[insert salon name] retains your personal data for as long as necessary to provide you with our services as our client. [insert salon name] are required under tax laws to keep your personal data for a minimum of 7 years. Health and Safety records will be retained for 10 years and where we have your consent for marketing purposes, we will retain the minimum required data until you notify us that you no longer wish to receive such information.

The criteria for which we would continue to process your personal information includes:
• Where there is a legal basis, obligation or legitimate interest to continuing processing your personal information
• Where processing is necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims

Transfers of personal information
When your personal data is processed through Phorest software, all of it is held within the EU. Your information is processed by the Phorest software and stored in the Amazon Web Services cloud. During this process your data is encrypted in transit and at rest.

Consequences of not providing your personal information to [insert salon name]
In the event that you want to purchase a product or service from [organisation], certain personal information is required to enter into a contract with you. [organisation] will not be able to enter into a contract with you to fulfil an attempt to purchase a product or service if you do not provide your personal information.

As noted in this privacy statement, we are processing your personal data to comply with legal and statutory obligations and in the performance of a contract. You can always choose not to provide personal information; however, we will be unable to provide certain products, services and treatments in these instances.

Safeguarding your Personal Data
Appropriate measures are taken to protect your personal data from access from unauthorized persons or inappropriate access, internal or external. Your connection to the Phorest system uses a HTTP Secure communication protocol and TLS security. This means all information passed to the Phorest system is encrypted during data input and transfer to the cloud. Any paper files recording your personal data are held in a locked filing cabinet or safe which can only be accessed by authorised personnel in the salon. Employees are only assigned specific access rights and can only access

the salon software with the PIN number assigned to them by the management of the salon.

In the occurrence that you want to make a complaint about how your personal data was gathered, how it is being processed by [insert salon name] (or third parties used by [insert salon name]) or you are not satisfied about how a complaint has been handled, you retain the right to lodge a complaint directly with the supervisory authority and [insert salon name] and also the [insert salon name] Data Protection Officer/ GDPR Owner.

Data Protection Supervisory Authority
Data Protection Commissioner, Canal House, Station Road, Portarlington, Co. Laois, Ireland[GG7] R32 AP23
+353 (0) 57 8684800

Data Protection Commissioner, Information Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire[GG8] , SK9 5AF
+44 (0) 303 123 1113

[insert salon name] Data Protection Officer/GDPR Owner
[insert salon contact details]

[GG1]Any other reasons to access the data ?
[GG2]Please comment on what the salon clients can do with their account

[GG3]Age 13 needs to go in for salons in England.
Age in Ireland 16 at the moment but it has been recommended that it changes to 13 and this could happen before May 25th 2018
[GG4]I have not included the sharing of anonymised data here as data that is completely anonymised and the individual can no longer be identified because or through that data, is no longer classed as personal data and so is not under the remit of the GDPR.

[GG5] The salon needs to include other data processors that they use here. Example payroll company
[GG6]Explain why the salon uses Phorest’s software.
[GG7]Use this address if the salon is in Ireland.
[GG8]Use this address on the form if the salon is in England.