Our Stylists


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Salon owner Luke Kara has over 20 years hairdressing experience and has worked in various locations across Europe. Luke Kara and his team have also featured in Keune hair shows and have won various Keune Hairdressing Awards.

Come in and chat to Luke or any of his friendly staff and they guarantee you will leave looking (and feeling) like a goddess.


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Sam has been working in the hair industry for 23 years beginning her successful career in England and then packing up her scissors to move to Australia 15 years ago.

Sam has vast experience across all facets of hairdressing and as well as an unsurpassed knowledge in haircare brands globally.

Sam has an outstanding reputation in corrective coloring and cutting having completed numerous professional colour education courses with many reputable brands.  So whether you’re looking for a colour change or just a restyle, Sam will take into account face structures, colour tones and hair care, to create the perfect look for you.


Natasha Timeva

Natasha is a colour specialist with seven years experience with an impressive attention to detail. Natasha has experience in colour and cutting and a passion for styling including bridal and formal hair and an expert in big beautiful blowdrys and stunning GHD curls.


Gamze has 15 years experience starting her career with Luke in his first Sydney salon in Ashfield. Trained by Luke, Gamze is an expert at blowdrys, extensions both permanent and temporary, creative colouring and classic cuts.



Rosa Agius

Rosa is a spectacularly talented stylist and a well respected Keune Colour Expert and trainer. Between salons in LA and Sydney, Rosa is available certain months of the year, for bookings only.

With a keen eye or the perfect colour for one’s skin tone, Rosa can transform her clients with the most subtle of changes.

Rosa also has a number of  Australian magazine and film shoots under her belt.



Elina has recently completed her four year apprenticeship. Starting work day one at Luke Kara Hair, Elina is following in the first steps of her colleagues, learning quickly and from the best. Watch this space!