Having over a decade of craftsmanship and hair expertise in the Northern Virginia area, Melissa has amassed a wealth of knowledge and honed her craft with advanced color, cut and styling techniques. Specializing in precision cutting and coloring, Melissa excels at formal and bridal hair styling that is both beautiful and sophisticated, taking inspiration from iconic vintage fashions.

Melissa’s artist portfolio includes work that has been published in both Northern Virginia and Virginia Living Magazine. She takes pride in her technical skills and her inspired use of color to achieve natural looking hair with tonal nuances.  Her expertise includes but is not limited to fine color lines such as Keune, Davines, Wella, Schwarzkopf, Redken, Scruples, and Goldwell.  Melissa has participated in formal and sessions styling classes with reputable companies such as Euphora, Unite, Pureology, and Kevin Murphy.

Major Accomplishments:

Schwarzkopf Igora Color Expert Certification
Euphora Elite Team Member and Educator – Precision cutting certification
Advanced Cutting Class (Graham Webb Academy)
Jane Iredale Bridal Makeup Certification