Simon Maynard’s vision, approach and experience make him one of the most sought after session hairstylists of today. With over 25 years of experience in the hairdressing profession and work across the globe, Simon’s success comes from his openness to his clients’ needs and an incessant devotion to his craft.
His collaborations with top hairstylists include Guido Paulo, Ken O’Rourke, Nicky Clarke and Lee Stafford while for 25 years he has consistently worked on global campaigns, commercials , pop promos and editorials.Commercials work includes all P&G brands from Pantene, Head & Shoulders, Wella, Herbal Essence , Nice n easy and L’Oréal to international luxury product brands like GHD, Braun, Clairol, Morphy Richards, Nicky Clarke,Dunhill. He has styled beauty campaigns for Oil of Olay Clearasil, Dove and editorial work includes Vanity fair, Sex in the city, All Access, Elle, ES, Glamour, Independent On Sunday, L’Uomo Vogue, (Japan, UK and Germany), Nylon, Sunday Telegraph, Sunday Times Style, Tank, Tatler ,Wallpaper*, Super Super and FHM.
His celebrity work has encompassed Jennifer Aniston, Pamela Anderson, Micha Barton, All Saints, Donna Air, Girls Aloud, Naomi Campbell, Erin O Connor, Kelly Brook, Lisa Snowden, Maria Schriver, Westlife, Tess Daly, Esther Canadas, Queen Rania of Jordan, Patsy Kensit, Paul Smith, Lulu Guinness, Vinnie Jones, Kate Moss, Jerry Hall, Rachel Stevens, Florence and The Machine, Emily Mortimer.Jessie J.Mike Possa Gary Barlow and more……
Simon is a true all rounder in hairdressing “THE HAIRDRESSERS HAIRDRESSER ” ( Lee Stafford ) ” THE WORLDS BEST BARBER” (Crown Prince of Brunei ) “NO ONE SETS BETTER “(Pamela Anderson) and his enthusiasm and down-to-earth approach has made him both a favourite with clients and internationally recognized for his exceptional cutting, style, embracing both new and traditional techniques, giving every client what they demand … and more.
His conceptual design and detail for perfection has enabled him to collaborate with some of the industy’s leading directors, photographers and brands. (See CV highlights) enabling him to design looks for Fashion shows (Gucci ,Hugo boss, Dunhill), Popstars (including Q-award winning video 2011 of Jessie J – do it like a dude) and worldwide commercials which also highlight his speciality in film and TV hair effects and underwater techniques!
This cutting edge hairstylist has been become renowned as one the best in his field, from concept and design all the way through to ultimate execution. His hair is always real, accessible . achievable but most of all beautiful and that’s why he is the first choice .
Mike Posner, Jessie J, Charlotte Delal, Kerry Ellis.