Hair Stylist, Salon Owner
Daniel began his career many years ago at Nino’s Salon in Birmingham; it wasn’t long before he worked his way up to an expert stylist. His creative talent really shines through with his precision short haircuts. He has a great love for hair color and believes it should look as natural as possible. He is well known for his highlighting abilities which he learned years ago from Jon Gunther in New York. Daniel is a natural at corrective hair color, “Color can highlight and transform natural beauty. I love to accentuate a woman’s finer features with a haircut and custom color.” He revels in the relationships he has created with his clients as well as the superior work of his staff.
Darlene, wife of Daniel, has been involved in the beauty industry for many years. You can find her in the salon at any given time working behind the scenes. Her attention to detail contributes to the business aspect, as well as reflecting in the atmosphere within.
Celebrating over twenty years as a stylist, Barb’s enthusiasm for this industry is contagious. “What I love most is the ability to be creative on a daily basis, whether it is a new cut or
color technique, or creating an up-style or formal hairstyle for a special event. The opportunity to do something entirely new each day is something that can’t be said about very many professions.” Barb loves interacting with, and learning from so many different people as well as the chance to brighten someone’s day and it shows with her client retention. She keeps up-to-date with the latest techniques and products through in-salon education as well as industry trade shows and publications.
Over 35 years ago Becky was drawn to this industry by her admiration of the art of hair design, for its sophistication, artistic freedom and fashion forward style. She has expanded her
creative talents and honed her technical skills with ongoing classes and workshops. Renowned for her brilliance in hair color and color correction, she enjoys creating natural looking highlights as well as dramatic and bold colors. Her haircutting technique and approach are very individual, with short to medium haircuts being her favorite. She is precise and detail oriented. Becky listens, responds and achieves.
With over 20 years in the Rochester area, Chrissie has built her reputation on her great attention to detail. She has mastered techniques in haircutting, hair color and permanent
waving. From classic cuts to modern styles, whether using shears, clippers or a razor, Chrissie creates cuts that are manageable and versatile. She is also adept at cutting and styling wigs. Taking great care in customizing color for each client, with highlighting and low lighting being an area of expertise. Chrissie loves all aspects of the art and creativity of designing a personalized look for each client. She welcomes men, women and children. With continuing education, she stays current on trends and techniques. You can be assured that she takes great pleasure in making you feel beautiful whether you are in her chair for a routine maintenance appointment or here on your prom or wedding day. With Chrissie’s customer service, she’ll have you coming back time and again.
With over 25 years in the beauty industry Kathy has great vision, precision and style. Her experience as an award winning competitor has brought her great success in her career,
with her most recent award coming from Suburban Lifestyles “Up-style“ contest. Being in an ever changing industry, Kathy believes in the importance of continuing her education by attending classes and hair shows, thus keeping her on the cutting edge of fashion. She has a keen eye for hair color and although she enjoys all areas of haircare, she excels at short hair as well as medium length hair. Whether it is classy, sexy or funky, Kathy can produce. She strives to create an environment in which clients are at ease to express themselves and their ideas, with her number one goal being clients that are confident and satisfied with their hair. As she is very detail oriented, you can be assured that you will leave her chair with a very polished look.
Some people are lucky enough to discover their passion at an early age. Laura is one of them. With over 20 years as an accomplished hair designer, Laura has developed a
creative and artistic talent in cutting, coloring and styling. Having natural curly hair herself, she understands the ins and outs of curly hair. She also enjoys creating texture and volume for clients with long hair that wish to maintain their length. Laura's commitment to communication is a great asset to her clientele, allowing them to obtain the styles that they desire. As a tenured stylist she maintains her creative edge by continuing education in new concepts and trends.
Lauren has built her reputation with great attention to detail. She has mastered techniques in both haircutting and hair color. Her goal with each client is to create a look that
brings out their best facial features, complimenting their skin tone, as well as their lifestyle. From classic cuts to modern styles Lauren creates looks that are manageable and versatile. She is an exceptional make-up artist and enjoys making you feel beautiful on your special day whether it is weddings, proms or make-up for Halloween, Lauren excels in this field. By attending Industry hair shows as well as ongoing classes, Lauren keeps herself up to date with the latest trends.
Liz grew up in the Rochester area and has been a dedicated stylist for many years. She is a very professional hair designer with a relaxed attitude which immediately puts new clients at ease.
She listens carefully giving her the ability to execute on the clients vision. Liz is a skilled artist with the scissors, and as a Certified Matrix Colorist she loves to personalize color for each person to create a vibrant and beautiful look. Her clientele is of all ages, she loves to highlight the natural beauty in all. She stays current with the latest trends by attending industry shows as well as in salon classes and product knowledge.
Margie is an award winning stylist who started her career competing; primarily in precision cuts and hair styling against other top professionals in the industry. This prestigious start in the
industry enabled her to become a successful Salon Owner in the Rochester - Troy area for 30 plus years. Margie has built her reputation over the years with great attention to detail. She has mastered techniques in haircutting and hair color, as well as permanent waving. From classic cuts to modern styles Margie creates looks that are manageable and versatile. She is a talented Colorist offering her clients a wide array of options according to their needs and a proud member of Daniels Salon.
Margie is passionate about hair design. With over 25 years in the industry she has great skill and an immense dedication to both her work and her clients. She has trained in N.Y.C.,
Chicago, and L.A. with a variety of talented educators. Margie specializes in hair color, color correction and highlighting for both men and women. She enjoys coloring and haircutting and loves the creative process of combining the two. Knowledge of different techniques allows her to bring diversity to her haircuts; her main goal is to work together with each of her clients to find a personalized and unique style.
Melody is confident and at ease working with all types of hair. She really listens, understands, and gives you what you want. With an eye for fashion trends she loves to offer
creative new cut and color ideas for a cutting edge look. Melody is an accomplished colorist with sharp cutting skills. Her design talents absolutely shine in her up-style. She works closely with clients to create gorgeous and inventive styles for special occasions.
Nancy has been a professional hair designer for many years working in high quality salons. She loves the creative aspect of the business, and the ever changing trends that allow for
learning new techniques in cutting as well as hair color. Nancy is a full service stylist, with an eye for hair color; her clients are of all ages, both men and women. She loves to meet new people and enjoys working with the team of professionals at Daniels Salon & Studio.
A master stylist with 17 years experience and a Technical Educator for Scruples Professional Products Inc., Nicole says the excitement of helping someone discover how beautiful they
are never diminishes. “I truly love what I do,” said the stylist, who describes her work as “sophisticated with a spark.” Vibrant, energetic and committed to excellence Nicole seizes every opportunity to stay current with the ever-changing trends in both hair and fashion with specialized international trainings like “The Global Design Academy,” “Training for Tomorrow,” and “Trend Release 2007 & 2008.” When she is not “behind the chair,” Nicole instructs other professional stylists on the latest color and cutting techniques through in-salon classes and industry shows. Nicole created and maintains the “Studio” portion of Daniels Salon & Studio—a fine-arts-caliber gallery featuring the work of renowned local & national artists and she coordinates the annual “Hearts Inspired” Artworks Auction/Gala to help “The Rainbow Connection” grant wishes for children with chronic/life threatening illnesses.
Sandi’s passion for hairstyling started in 1976, when she began to apprentice. Her down to earth demeanor and communication skills have allowed her the ability to listen to the clients needs
and create beautiful, sexy, and versatile hairstyles. She has created styles for fashion shows, as well as the runway at Americoif shows. Sandi keeps up with the trends by attending industry hair shows, and in- salon classes. She specializes in and has great cutting skills, as well as permanent waving. She takes pride in her work and it shows.
Sarah is fashion forward, using her artistic interpretation to create the latest styles. Her savvy style is a hit with the young crowd, yet she is equally adept at carefree styles to fit
the lifestyle of our more conservative clientele. Her creativity comes through in the “total look”; Sarah makes it a point to consult with her clients to understand and help them achieve their goals for their desired style in their everyday life. She specializes in hair cutting and coloring, always keeping in mind her overall goal of healthy hair. Her customized color and highlights are carefully formulated and brilliantly placed to create texture and dimension for a bold look, or may be blended to enhance her client’s natural hair color. By attending Industry hair shows as well as ongoing classes, Sarah keeps herself up to date with the latest trends. She is a proud member of Daniel’s Salon & Studio where continued training is the cornerstone of our success.
Julie began her career over 25 years ago and is as excited to come to the salon today as she was then. Her enthusiasm and dedication is evident in the long lasting relationships
she has formed with her clients. Her love for this industry keeps her up to date with the newest technologies by attending industry trade shows as well as various seminars to further her education including reflexology, spa manicures, spa pedicures and nail treatments. This commitment has led to her services being recruited for print ads. Julie’s main goal is to pamper her clients. She offers expectant mothers soothing lavender or sweet almond treatments. For athletes or just tired achy feet, invigorating mint. If you are suffering from arthritis, she offers warm paraffin wax treatments. She is proud to offer whirlpool bath manicures and pedicures in heated massage chairs that create a warm and inviting atmosphere. Julie adds to the relaxation with the magic of her hands.
Le is a certified experienced nail technician. She has been a part of the Daniel’s Salon & Studio team for six years, with over 17 years of providing quality nail service.
She specializes in gel nails, acrylics, manicures and spa pedicures. Le takes pride in her work and enjoys the relationships she has built over the years with her clientele.
With a love for the Salon environment, Lois is a perfect fit for our front desk personnel. Her ability to multi-task as well as her attention to detail enables her to make the client ...
experience effortless from the moment you book your appointment, until you walk out the door feeling fabulous. She brings a wealth of knowledge and fun to the reception area. Lois is an integral part of our team; we love her and know that you will too.