Our Team

KRISTI LAUGHREN

Owner and Senior Stylist

Favourite Colour: Red
Star Sign: Scorpio
Favourite Hair Trend: Wavy Lob with Balayage Highlights
Favourite Fashion Trend: Pop of Colour

Right from her humble beginnings Kristi knew she wanted to work for herself in a creative industry someday. Commencing her hairdressing apprenticeship in 1992 she showed true talent for creative colour, styling and makeup. After completing her Apprenticeship she moved the Melbourne to pursue new ideas and techniques where she discovered a love of the theatre

Here she honed her skills to create and style wigs and theatrical makeup. After moving back to Brisbane in 2000, Kristi decided to combine all of her skills and pursue a career in Wedding Hair and Makeup. Her love of fashion and hairdressing lead her to seek out new opportunities within the beauty industry. She commenced freelance work and opened her home to new and old clients alike, thus the beginning of Pout Hair was born.

Whilst working for local magazine Style Mag doing fashion hair and makeup she also opened up the Salon as we know it now in 2006. Word spread and her clientele grew organically, in turn she wanted to create a comfortable environment for her clients and continue to create great hair. Eight years on and Kristi is still doing what she loves, balancing her creative pursuits with motherhood she continues to educate and help other young stylists find their passion in the art of hair.


JUSTIN THOMAS

Senior Stylist and Beauty

Favourite Colour: Black
Star Sign: Capricorn
Favourite Hair Trend: Vintage Hair Styles
Favourite Fashion Trend: Glam Punk/Rock

After trying on several jobs for size, Justin found himself craving creativity. Having always been good at art and with a love for alternative fashions and design Justin found his way into Hairdressing at Pout in 2010. He thrived on the fast paced environment provided and has never looked back.

We often see Justin sporting the latest vibrant semi-permanent colours and he’s not afraid to dress up to bring in the festive seasons. With experience in razor cut styles, up styling and creative colour application his skills are varied and he is able to create new, elegant and fun designs. The bigger the better, Justin loves to do Hollywood Blow-dries along with vibrant crazy colours and men’s haircuts.

Justin absolutely adores his clients and enjoys making people feel their most beautiful. He takes pride in his platinum blondes and men’s cuts and has a great affection for the reoccurrence of vintage men’s styling.