Eric has been a hair stylist since 1995. Educated at the Paul Mitchell Academy in Seattle and apprenticed at Le Salon Paul Morey in Downtown Seattle, Eric is highly skilled in both the Sassoon and French style techniques. Eric has also trained with Tony & Guy, Hans Wolf, Oribe and many other master stylists. His keen eye for design, precision cutting and styling, and his ablility to truly listen to clients, all contribute to his expertise. Eric specializes in cutting, styling and special occasion hair and has participated in fashion shows and photo shoots throughout his career. He is a master at his craft.
One of the original stylists to Refine, Dawn has a large following, not just because of her competent grip on the craft, but also because of her kindness and compassion for her clients. Dawn completed a rigorous advanced training program with Effects in Bellevue, WA and has taken numerous classes from American Crew and Tony & Guy. Also trained in the Sassoon technique, Dawn specializes in men's cuts, highlights, all over color and short cuts for women. She has had a passion for fashion and beauty since high school.
Originally from Hawaii and trained in Hawaii, Jed is not only a master barber, but a 3D computer artist. Jed is precise in his work, taking his time to give you the most detailed service. Specializing in barbering, he can do anything you might imagine with clippers, scissors and a straight razor.
Sarah trained as both a make-up artist and hair stylist at Bellus Academy in San Diego, California. She is famed for her Sassoon technique and education in special effects make-up. Sarah is truly an artiste, something you'll clearly see when you leave her chair with the coolest cut and color. An expert eye for fashion, Sarah is also a talented painter, bringing art to this world in many forms.
Cory is upbeat and eager to impart her knowledge of hair and color. A veteran in the industry, Cory will share with you her vision of what rockin' cut or color you may sport. She is experienced, has an array of advanced training under her belt, and delivers her services with confidence and joy. She specializes in Balayage and masterful color formulation, but can do just about anything you want.
Never without a smile, Jess loves what she does and it shows. Her passion for creative color and barbering exhibits the range of technique and talent she brings to her clients. She specializes in bright fashion color and men's clipper cuts, but loves and can do just about anything with hair.
Riley's quiet and calm demeanor can have a contagious effect. Not only will you leave his chair feeling more relaxed, but by the end of your service you will understand you were in the hands of a master. Trained in San Diego, California, Riley is highly skilled at color, cutting, as well as barbering. His years in the industry are apparent with his eye for perfection.
Jennette started her career in the hair industry in 2001. She has an impeccable eye for detail and has a passion for all things hair and beauty. She loves creating looks that are suitable for each and every one of her clients. Jennette believes in the importance of continuing education and strives to keep up on the latest trends and cutting edge techniques. She is constantly learning, growing, and improving her craft.
When Jennette is not hairstyling she enjoys hiking, traveling and spending time with her family.
Aleksey originally hails from Moscow but has been in the United States since the age of 13. Starting out his styling career studying at the Gary Manuel Aveda Institute, graduating in 2011. He also has had the privilege of training under Gram Breakwell, one of the original hair designers for the first Vidal Sassoon Salons in London. He also has been trained in the coloring technique balyage by Richard Drews from the Gene Juarez Salon. Aleksey enjoys tackling balyage and women’s short precision cuts. He believes a good cut is a solid foundation for any color. He enjoys creative improvisation, inventing and experimenting with new techniques in order to achieve the desired effect. In his free time he enjoys painting, playing the guitar, cooking, camping and spending time with his two cats Carlito (the friendly one) and Lucipurr (the grumpy one).
Julian, one of our newest team members, is a perfectionist with his craft. His attention to detail seems to come from the fashion snob approach he gained from the high end fashion merchandise industry he was part of for many years. The hair industry sits well for him as it aligns with his passion for keeping his clients in the coolest style and color. Julian has trained in specialties such as, air touch highlighting, multidimensional balayage, and color correction to name a few.