'A family run salon'



Sonia's hairdressing career started at 15, shampooing at the Sandbanks Hotel. After receiving her Diploma aswell as her City and Guilds in hair and beauty Sonia perfected her skills in a salon. At the age of 20, she was offered a job in Dubai where she worked for a member of the Royal Family of Sharjar at a Health and Fitness Spa. 3 years later Sonia returned to Bournemouth and continued hairdressing at the Robert Fielding Salon within Debenhams as a stylist, before being promoted to Manageress. With starting a family she started her own freelance Hair and Beauty business.In 2012 she purchased Sonia's Hair Salon


Sean's career also started at 15 as a shampooist. A year later he took on an apprenticeship and received his qualifications. After moving to a local salon, he continued with his high standards and great work ethic to become assistant manager. After gaining more invaluable experience and also running a daily busy column, he decided to settle and build his career at Sonia's Hair Salon making it a family run salon.


Heidi is the longest serving member of our team, having started working 12 years ago. She will look after you during your visit starting with a wonderful shampoo and head massage through to serving you a lovely hot cup of coffee and finding your favourite magazines to read.

Nothing is too much trouble and Heidi takes great pride in making sure that your salon visit runs smoothly.


Sonia's Hair Salon has now become Salon Seventy Four to symbolise the partnership and to move forward as a team and as a salon to help provide the best experience possible for our clients.



We believe in products that can achieve the best results. That is why we use Montibello for all our styling and colouring needs. Montibello started in 1967 and continues to be a family -based company aswell as Spain's leading hair product brand.


Montibello have several colour ranges under their umbrella. From ammonia free, oil based colours to specific colours for stubbon grey