Chris Casale has worked as a professional stylist for 15 years. He has worked in San Francisco, Kauai, and Portland. Chris has experience working in high-end salons, such as the St. Regis Hotels (Hawaii), as well as small boutiques in Marin County over the years.
His craft ranges from advanced upscale women's cut and color to straight razor shaves and high-end and tight men's grooming. There is no challenge Chris hasn't met. Chris has built up a healthy clientele in Portland and would love to finally accomplish his goal of working with the rest of his career in his own facility. His love of people and style is an obvious fit for the community.
A native of Sonoma County, California, Nick settled in Portland after spending a decade in Alaska. He comes from a family of hair stylists and barbers and takes pride in his work. Helping people feel better about themselves by achieving or maintaining certain styles as well as the personal interactions that are made from behind the chair are what make him love his profession. He enjoys all aspects of barbering and has a strong background in professional color. Outside of work, Nick spends his time with his three dogs and is very active as a photographer for several animal advocacy groups in the Portland area. He is always ready to talk baseball and music.
Our newest addition -- meet Kristin Fuller. Kristin has been in the beauty industry for over 5 years and she is currently licensed in hair design and esthetics. She loves helping people look their best and Kristin has a huge passion for weddings! She specializes in updo's, hair cutting and makeup application. In her free time, Kristin loves spending every minute with her husband Braxton, who she married in August of 2013. They enjoy cooking together, exercising, trying new restaurants, and going to the beach.
Nikki has almost a decade of experience in men and women's cut and color, and migrated from Austin TX to Portland in 2011. She has worked in editorial and fashion styling, has an extensive background in wedding hair styles, and continues to attend advanced educational training in precision cutting techniques. She wants every client to leave her chair with a smile and their perfect style!
Jenna Hunter-Blore has been a licensed Cosmetologist for over a couple of decades now. She thought she’d retire after selling her salon in Northern Ca, however after a bit of a break and venturing to Hollywood for a few months of full time training in movie makeup, she and her husband Chris decided to move to Portland instead. Reunited with workmates Nick and Chris; bringing new grooming services to our menu, Jenna doesn’t have a competitive bone in her and prefers to work united with all so everyone can receive the treatment they wish for.
Fun Fact- Jenna has a holistic approach to just about everything in life and loves an abundant amount of sun. Why in the world move to Portland? Vast amounts of unique styles, fantastic array of foods, and convenient nature escapes.