Trevor Sorbie

Trevor Sorbie, born in Paisley in 1949, the son and grandson of barbers, who dropped out of school at 15 and who dreamed of becoming a famous artist.

The showman of all hairdressers, Trevor Sorbie is admired by the hairdressing industry worldwide. Funny, charming and eloquent, he is a man of vision who is truly one of the world’s greatest artists.

Ahead of his time, Trevor Sorbie continues to change the face of the international hairdressing scene. His incredible artistry has been instrumental in elevating hairdressing to an art form. His pioneering techniques and cuts – the Wedge, the Chop, the Scrunch are now part of everyday salon parlance.


When he creates a new look he makes every hairdresser simply wish they had thought of it before.

No other hairdresser is so finely tuned to the need to always be one step ahead, to break down barriers, to be at the cutting edge. His hairdressing is visionary, his shows spellbinding, his ability to win every top award coveted by his peers. Driven by artistic energy he thinks laterally, takes the obvious and with a simple twist and creates a new concept which leaves an indelible mark on the world of hair.

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