TOPS is a Matrix appointed salon unisex salon.  Our creative experienced Stylists are on hand to give professional advice with a free consultation.

Tops Hair Studio was established in July 1994. Clair trained at York college at 16 years old and qualified in hair and beauty City and Guilds level 1 and 2 and later on went back to gain her level 3 qualification. Prior to opening her own salon she worked for Essanelle, a York City centre salon with in Browns department store in the role as assistant manager. Whilst at Tops she has also been involved with York college training students NVQ and VRQ hairdressing. She is also a qualified assessor and is able to assess her own apprentice in the salon.

“I am very lucky to be in an industry that I love, hairdressing is definitely a huge part of my life. No two days are the same and having the opportunity to be creative with colour and styling along with passing my skills on to the younger generation really makes me smile”. 
Clair Cooper

Opening Hours

Monday – CLOSED
Tuesday – Saturday
9.30 AM – 5.30 PM
Sunday – CLOSED


All our stylists are trained to the higher NVQ level 3 as well as constantly updating their training through Matrix. This ensures that we keep our skills fresh and up to date with the latest trends and products.

Our Services

Hair Treatments

Nail Treatments

Pamper Parties

Our Services include:

  • Creative colouring and cutting
  • Bridal, prom and special occasion hair ups
  • Pamper parties for children
  • Gelish manicures
  • Ear piercing

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