Name: Jennifer Mary Linton
Job Description: Linton, fae Linton & Mac;)
Star Sign: Pisces
When did you start at Linton and Mac: I gave birth on 4th July 2015!
What was your very first job: waitress at Ladybank Golf Club Fife when I was 12 - and working in my mum and dad's hotel
What was your path to Linton and Mac: started as a Saturday girl in Premier Salon, Fife when I was 15 - at 17 went to Migele Experience full time and started my training, stayed there for over three years - then moved to Aberdeen to work as a graduate stylist in Ishoka for almost four years - then went self-employed, renting a chair at Nuffield and building my clients
What are your highlights of working at Linton ad Mac so far: meeting the most amazing industry people! And the memories: the parties, the birthday, the awards - the reaction at our opening... and the travelling
What are your dreams, goals and ambitions: WODO!!! Haha..... to be successful and well-known in the industry // to build my own house - four babies, an amazing family and career (maybe with the help of a nanny!) // to strike a good balance between my home and my career
Who are your industry idols: Neil Moodie // Vidal Sassoon // Hooker and Young (me and Jaye saw these guys back in 2011 and knew then that we wanted to be an industry duo)
Style icons: the Olsen twins // Beyonce // Sienna Miller
Describe your own personal style in three words: simple // messy // colourful
If you could have any one else in the salons style for one day, who's would you steal and why: Ross - because his style is fun and quirky... and he gets to wear flats!
Worst hair day and why: when I was working at Migeles - I was 18, bleach blonde and had a short back and sides
Where do you see yourself in five years time: taking L&M nationwide // having a few industry awards under my belt (both salon awards and personal stylist awards) // starting to build my house
Top holiday destinations: BEEN - Thailand, Bankok // DREAM - South America & more Asia
Favourite hang-outs in Aberdeen: the beach // Bar 99 // The Tippling House // Duthie Park
Top tunes on your playlist just now: Birdie - Keep Your Head Up // Lady Gaga - "Joanne" album // Woodstock '68 playlist
Favourite movie: Inglorious Bastards // Shutter Island // How to Loose a Guy in 10 Days // Beauty and the Beast
Favourite book: #girlboss and Harry Potter, Prisoner of Azkaban..... but I always fall asleep reading!
Words to live by: "life is for living"
Worst habit: I'm noisy and messy... and nosy....... and I have a shoe addiction
What colour in a box of paints best describes you and why: red - it's fiery and sexy... classy, but with a grungy edge - and can be both girly or rock chick, like me!
What single individual has taught you most in life and what have you learned from them: Clarke, my daddy - he taught me everything! How to take on the world... and be likable but fiery // Jaye - my Mac has taught me how to be a calmer person, how to take a step back and look at life in a different light... she's taught me how to breathe:)
Other comments: never stop learning from people - keep looking forward to what life has to offer, the next chapter is always so exciting!
Follow Jen on Instagram: @jens790