Allyson

[Advanced] Professional Stylist

Allyson is a service-oriented hairstylist known for her precision men’s cuts, short asymmetric looks, and tight blonde foils. She combines her skills of communication, art, and science to create wearable, effortless looking styles. As a slave to her craft and a big believer in evolution, Allyson attends continuing education classes to stay informed on all things hair. She brings the education back to her clients, ensuring that no one gets stuck in a rut.

Allyson’s Schedule

Tues: 1pm-8pm
Wed: 11am-8pm
Sat: 10am-6pm
Sun: 11am-5pm

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ABOUT : ALLYSON’S  WORK
What would you like people to know about your work?  My mission is to help people tap into their hair’s true potential. I work with my clients to create the style desired by taking into account hair texture, facial features, and lifestyle.

Why did you want to be a hair stylist?  I had an epiphany halfway through college. I kept putting off homework to do hair so I enrolled in cosmetology school. I am an artist and hair is my medium!

Where did you go to school?    Mr. Leon’s School of Hair Design-Moscow, Idaho

What are your specialties?  I would have to say precision men’s haircuts, blondes (I spent 5 years being platinum myself), dimensional redheads, haircuts that play up natural texture, and pinup hair.

What do you love most about being a stylist?  I love making people look good almost as much as I love teaching them about their hair. The more you know about your hair, the fewer bad hair days you will have. 

What inspires you / What influences your style?  Inspiration comes from my love of learning. I go to hair classes frequently to keep my mind fresh with new ideas. My style is influenced by the seasons, the music scene, & pinup culture.

Favorite hair style?     Favorite Hair Products?  My favorite hair reflects the personality of the person wearing it. I love Moroccanoil products, especially the curl cream. My personal favorite product has to be label.m hairspray.

 

ABOUT : ALLYSON’S  BACKGROUND 
Where are you from?  Pacific Northwest, born and raised.

Favorite Books / Films / Bands?   Books: Dune by Frank Herbert, Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins   Films: Frida, Bad Boys II Bands: The Gossip, Parliament, tUnE-yArDs

Favorite Local Hangouts (Coffee, Food, Bars, etc)  Changes (In Wallingford), Porchlight Coffee, Pony,Machiavelli

What’s something most people don’t know about you?  I rocked a bowl cut for the majority of my childhood.  

 

Zodiac sign: Cancer