Meet our team
Yolandi Lombard (Owner and senior stylist)
Yolandi started her hairdressing career in 2010, and has since gained extensive experience in the industry. She can cut, style and colour ladies and gents hair of any type, but her speciality lies in blondes, including highlights and maintaining natural or coloured blonde hair. She also specialises in keratin smoothing treatments.
Yolandi’s professional belief is that all clients should be treated in the most personal way possible. The client should receive individual and undivided attention from their stylist in order to give them exactly what they had in mind. She always strives to stay on top of the latest styling techniques and trends, in order to gain new ideas to share with her clients.
Prudence August (Senior Stylist)
Prudence qualified as a hair stylist in 1994 and has since acquired advanced experience in the hair and beauty industry. She is one of our senior stylists, thanks to 22 years’ experience that have seen her achieve expert status in colour and latest trends. Cutting hair is one of her personal passions. She takes pride in introducing her clients to the latest trends in styling, while at the same time giving them excellent advice as to which hairstyle will suit them best. She believes in spending quality time with her clients in order to ensure they are completely satisfied with the service that they receive.
Collette Badenhorst (Senior Stylist)
Collette started studying at North Link College in 2014 and qualified as a hair stylist in 2018. She has been working in the industry for over 4 years and loves every bit of it, including the challenges that the job entail. Being young and hip, she always aims to stay up to date with the latest trends in the hair industry.
Collette specialises in Fashion Colour and Highlights, Fashion Funky Cuts, Styling and Blow dries. For her, hairstyling is not only a career, but her passion in life.
Michaela Leo (Beauty therapist)
Michaela Leo is a beauty therapist at Butterflies Soneike. She loves working with her clients to make them feel at home and always walk out happy about their treatments that they had. I would say my speciality is massaging, but I love all the treatments.
Jeandri is our receptionist and the character behind the friendly voice that answers our telephone. At the forefront of Butterflies Soneike and often the first impression of a customer, Jeandri personifies our core value of superior customer service with her friendly smile and confident personality. Photography is one of Jeandri’s personal passions. Expect a friendly welcoming from Jeandri when you visit our salon, with plenty of “before” and “after” stories to share
Siphokazi Stemela (Sipho) (Wash basin operator)
Sipho is the wash basin operator at Butterflies. She has been in the hairdressing industry for 6 years and specializes in giving clients the most relaxing head massages while washing their hair. She also provides clients with tea or coffee as soon as they walk into the salon. Her belief lies in always being professional and keeping the salon neat and tidy at all times. For her, seeing satisfied clients is the most rewarding part of her job. She likes to work with people, to share her friendly smile and make clients feel at home when visiting Butterflies Soneike.
Linda Noboza (Wash basin operator)
Linda is another one of our wash basin operators at Butterflies Soneike. She has been in the hairdressing industry for several years now and specialises in giving our clients relaxing head massages while washing their hair. She is also responsible for providing our clients with tea or coffee when they arrive at our salon.
Being professional and keeping the salon neat and tidy are two top priorities for Linda. She enjoys working with people and ensuring that our clients feel at home in our salon. For her, seeing satisfied clients is the most rewarding part of the job.
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