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Boujee in Barking: experience luxury at Empress Hair & Beauty

Introducing Erica, a passionate community researcher turned entrepreneur, with deep roots in Barking spanning 18 years. Erica’s journey began with the establishment of Empress Juicery in 2020, where her commitment to serving the community flourished.

Empress Juicery isn’t just a business; it’s a wellness oasis born from Erica’s passion for promoting health and vitality within her community. Empress Juicery offers a range of freshly pressed juices, smoothies, and nourishing snacks made from locally sourced, organic ingredients. With its vibrant and inviting atmosphere, Empress Juicery quickly became a beloved destination for health-conscious residents, seeking delicious and nutritious refreshments.

However, Erica’s entrepreneurial spirit didn’t stop there. Despite facing challenges securing premises at Barking Riverside, she persisted and secured a prime location in Barking Town Centre. Situated just one stop away on the overground from Barking Riverside, Empress Hair & Beauty boasts a great location, a mere two-minute walk from Barking Station. It’s conveniently situated within walking distance from MAKE IT and FACTORY 15 in Barking. The salon’s address, Unit 3 Challingsworth House, Cambridge Road, IG11 8TF, promises easy access for locals and commuters alike.

At Empress Hair & Beauty, clients can expect not only exceptional services but also opportunities for other beauty professionals. With chair spaces available to rent at an affordable rate, the salon is fostering a collaborative and supportive environment.

Book your appointment now for the month of June and enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco with your chosen treatment. Remember to quote the code “EMPOWER” when booking.


Services offered:

  1. Hair styling
  2. Manicures and pedicures
  3. Facials
  4. Waxing
  5. Massages
  6. Makeup application
  7. Eyebrow shaping and tinting


Experience the epitome of beauty and luxury at Empress Hair and Beauty – where every visit leaves you feeling empowered and rejuvenated.

Stay connected with Empress Hair and Beauty on social media for updates and exclusive offers. Follow them on Instagram @empresshairandbeauty_. For inquiries or to apply, contact Erica at 07723 734240.


By Erica Bee

Local resident

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