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.
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.
Julian is one of our newest team members. He cultivated attention to detail from having worked in the high-end fashion merchandise industry for many years. Working with hair is an extension of his passion for fashion. Trained at Gene Juarez and advanced trained by Refine owner, Eric Berger, Julian is dedicated to giving his clients the coolest style and color. Julian specializes in air touch highlighting, multidimensional balayage, and color correction but can do just about anything with cuts, color and style.
Originally from Eritrea, Africa, Salem is a master with hair. Having trained in Eritrea, Canada and the United States, Salem specializes in color, braiding (specifically, cornrows, box braids, Bantu knots, Nubian coils and locks) and special occasion hair for both men and women. She also has extensive experience as an esthetician which gives her the talent and drive to beautify your skin. Salem can perform facials and facial waxing (soon being offered at Refine). Her mission is "to help clients feel their best and most beautiful." Salem is warm, professional and accomplished artist.
Annamae has decades of experience as a hairstylist. She trained in Seattle, in the early days with Gene Juarez himself. She is a skilled barber, colorist and special occasion hairstylist. She can provide all hair services for both men and women with precision and a keen eye. Annamae will welcome you with friendliness and professionalism and keep you relaxed in the chair with her personable nature.