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A self-employed qualified hair stylist with experience at city salons in Glasgow is launching a new mobile business serving the Oban area.
Shanahan MacInnes, aged 24, is originally from Balivanich, Uist, in the Western Isles, and runs Hair By Shanahan MacInnes for ladies, children and gents.
A hairdresser for five years, she told The Oban Times, she had moved to Oban in March following all government guidelines and safety measures.
‘I will be continuing doing self-employed hairdressing – mobile hairdressing – once close contact is allowed to start working again at the end of April.’
During her apprenticeship she worked in two hair salons in Glasgow and in 2017 moved back home to rent a chair at a hairdressing salon on Uist.
Shanahan began her apprenticeship in 2013 and qualified in level two City & Guilds hairdressing in 2015, progressing to level three a year later.