Hair Stylists – we’re recruiting now!
Hair Stylists - we need you! Apply today.
Hairdressing Apprenticeships with the Forresters group
Are you 16 or 17 and leaving school this year? Want to start a hairdressing Apprenticeship? Apply today!
Refer A Friend to Forresters and you both save 25%
You and a friend can both save 25% off a cut and finish when you share the good news about Forresters. Find out how Refer A Friend works.
Forresters online Gift Vouchers
New! Buy a Gift Voucher or traditional Gift Card online


Have a look at the salon pages for opening hours.

Online booking:

Try our Online Booking webstore where you will be able to book a Ladies or Gents Cut & Finish, a blow dry and a selection of colour services from the palm of your hand.

Colour Appointments:
A selection of popular colour services can be made via the online webstore and Forresters Hair & Beauty App (App Store and Google Play). If you’re not sure what to book in the first instance, please call the salons for advice. Find the salon numbers here

NEW at Forresters this month

  • STYLISTS – we need you at our Pangbourne, Sonning Common, Caversham and Reading (Shinfield Road) salons. If you’re looking for a new challenge, to advance your career and join a busy, friendly team, apply today.
  • The Forresters Hair & Beauty App – book colour, cuts and finishing online using our App – it’s simple to use and you can check your loyalty points
  • Refer A Friend – you and a friend will get 25% off a cut and finish. Find out how the scheme works here.
  • NEW! Loyalty Points reward scheme – automatically earn loyalty points for all hair and beauty services (T&Cs apply)
  • Online Gift Vouchers – Perfect for a treat anytime – make your special person happy; send them a Forresters Online Gift Voucher.
    Forresters Gift Cards are available in all the hair salons and beauty salon.
  • APPRENTICESHIPS – If you’re 16 or 17 and leaving school in 2024 and would love to get your foot on a creative career ladder, check out more about an Apprenticeship with Forresters. City & Guilds Hair Professional Standard qualification.
  • Jobs – Hair Stylists, especially Senior Stylists – if you’re looking for a new challenge with a friendly and progressive group, have look at this article and apply online.

Forresters Beauty Salon

LMS Aesthetics are available at the salon on alternate Tuesdays from 11.00am – 6.30pm.

Lisa is now a BeautyLab salon so please keep an eye on her page for updates about the change.

All salon services are available including facials, eye brow treatments and lashes.

Book online via the Online Booking webstore.

Since 1971, the talented teams at Forresters Hair and Beauty have been making our clients look and feel fabulous. It’s what we do, we love it, and you could say it’s in our DNA. We believe that there’s no age limit for looking great and we have the know-how to help you look good and feel good.

Forresters Hair and Beauty

  • 7 hair salons in the Forresters Group
  • Hair cuts, colour and styling for all
  • Lisa Smith’s Forresters Beauty Salon in Hall’s Road, Tilehurst
  • Forresters Apprenticeships
  • Extensive range of products available to buy
  • Forresters Price list

What’s so special about Forresters Hair and Beauty?

We’re an energetic and progressive group, focused on hair, beauty and fashion. Every one of our nine branded salons are individual and exciting places to be and you will be given a warm welcome in all of them.

Focusing on your experience in our salons, we want you to feel relaxed, cared for, confident and completely happy every time you visit.

Training is at our core

Our continual investment in training provides the group with new trainees every year and gives all of our young people a chance to shine. Forresters hair and beauty salons are managed by home-grown talent with a wealth of experience for you to enjoy and rely on.

Forresters Hairdressing Teams

We have over 35 highly skilled hairdressers, plus supporting Juniors and Apprentices in our salon teams and naturally, our aim is to be the best. Hairdressers in Reading, Caversham, Pangbourne, Tilehurst, Sonning Common, Thatcham and Abingdon.

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