best hair stylist portland

Danielle Richardson Testimonial- "My Favorite Hairstylist in the World."

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Danielle has been my stylist for over ten years. I do a lot of video and public speaking work where my hair needs to represent my punk loving style and yet be professional at the same time.

Danielle is a master hair cutter and colorist who can work with even the most difficult hair. I often say- "I want to do blue this time or let's go back to the basics and only do blond highlights." I can also go a lot longer between cut and colors with Danielle as she is a magician. I don't know how else to describe what she can do! I recommend her to all of my friends and she has cut my mother's hair for many years as well. I always feel better after spending time with Danielle. She has a good spirit. This is important when you’re spending hours with someone!

Here is our latest style! My hair is shaved and styled underneath so that I can look professional with the hair down and a bit more edgy when I pull it into a bun.


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The Perfect Hair Color for You in Portland, Oregon with Danielle Richardson

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I want to know as much as I can about new clients before we make a final decision on a hair color. It helps to know what the client wants from a new color. To look younger, older, more professional? Or maybe they want a funky look that involves a bright color such as blue or purple. I begin the process by asking many questions about the client’s desires. This paints a visual picture in my mind’s eye. I can then use my expertise to create the perfect color that matches a client’s dream.

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Great color is an art. It is all about chemistry. Some color changes are simple and can be attained in an hour while others require a few days and multiple services. No matter what a client decides, they will go home with a color that fits any lifestyle and as always, grows out in a natural way so that the person doesn’t have to constantly come into the salon.

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Most people can go blond, red, brunette or blue! The goal is to get the right tone and undertone that compliments an individual’s natural skin and features. This creates a color that makes people say, “Who did your hair! It’s gorgeous!”