Jen

Jen: Owner, Master Hair Stylist, Make-Up Artist

Working her way up in the beauty industry for the past nineteen years has allowed Jen to continue her education with her network of the business’ biggest national and international talents. Jen’s unique experiences and training opportunities inspire her excellence with precision haircutting and truly exceptional knowledge of color and style. Jen’s passion for music and fashion are her inspiration; having hairstyling as her greatest talent and creative outlet is one of the greatest gifts Jen has received. Jen could not be more proud to be the owner of Crimson Hair Studio and is thankful for the continuing inspiration of her talented, creative staff!


Buddy

Buddy: Master Hair Stylist

A featured stylist in Allure magazine, Buddy has been a master of his craft for over twenty years. A Center City resident and native of the area, Buddy has received, among others, advanced training through Vidal Sassoon and Toni & Guy in London. Buddy has been an Educator and Creative Director for the past fifteen years, and brings his talent, creativity & straightforward attitude to Crimson. His haircuts are a one-of-a-kind experience, part of the reason he has a cult-like following among his clients.


Danielle

Danielle: Master Hair Stylist

Danielle has been a professional hair stylist and colorist for almost twenty years. She has gained Vidal Sassoon training and is also equipped in other techniques that suit a variety of hair textures. She excels in bayalage coloring and enjoys a challenging cut. Danielle has a unique and fun personality and is determined to make every client feel welcome and comfortable; she respects everyone’s personal lifestyle and has a clientele of all ages.


Laura

Laura: Hair Stylist, Make-Up Artist

Laura is Crimson Hair Studio’s Bumble & Bumble Network Educator and she enjoys the opportunity to teach Crimson’s staff everything new to the product line. Heavily influenced by the fashion industry, Laura keeps up with the all of the hottest trends through blogs and magazines, and is especially inspired by the originality of styling in runway and editorial. Laura has a love for detailed work; she favors short hairstyles, curly cuts, men’s cuts, and color, especially highlighting! She loves the transformative nature of adding depth and brightness to hair through color and applying the right technique for each client’s style inspiration; highlights can be: subtle (balayage), natural (sombre), or dramatic (fashion color). Laura’s main goal as a hair stylist is to create a customized look that best suits each client and she enjoys the endless possibilities presented in hairstyling.


Francesca

Francesca: Hair Stylist, Facial Waxing

Francesca’s goal as a hair stylist is to transform her clients with a beautiful haircut and an exquisite hair color to enhance their natural beauty. After graduating from Jean Madeline Aveda Institute in 2009, Francesca has gained experience training with multiple brands within the hair industry. By using Vidal Sassoon precision cutting techniques, Goldwell and Baco color, and Bumble & Bumble and Kevin Murphy styling products, she is able to provide all the tools and tips to build the ultimate finished look. Francesca continues to further her education while keeping up with all the seasonal trends.


Becky

Becky: Hair Stylist, Make-Up Artist

Since a very young age, Becky has had a passion for styling hair but initially chose a different path. After graduating from Temple University and securing a full-time job, she felt creatively stifled and decided to pursue her dream of becoming a hair stylist. Inspired by current trends and fashion, Becky is always interested in what the next popular cut, color or style will be. She strives to create unique yet functional styles that suit each client’s needs.


Jeanne

Jeanne: Hair Stylist

Jeanne knew from a young age that hairstyling was her future. To further her career she received her bachelor’s degree in Entrepreneurship from Temple University. Her love for creativity and fashion inspires her to continue her education and grow as a stylist.


Andrea

Andrea: Master Hair Stylist

Andrea is a 20 year veteran in the beauty industry. She started as a colorist with training by a Bumble and Bumble Master Colorist. She has had many accolades in her career such as mentions in llure and Philadelphia Magazine. Andrea has an understanding of color as a science and a knack for putting clients at ease in her capable hands.


Sarah

Sarah: Hair Stylist

Sarah has a passion for creating new and inspired styles to inspire confidence in her clients. She worked for over seven years in the fashion industry creating visual displays & handling in-store music & events in stores across the country. After extensive travelling, Sarah decided to return to her true passion, helping people feel their best about themselves and their hair. After studying at Jean Madeline Ayurveda, Sarah enrolled and was accepted at Vidal Sassoon in London where she learned precision cut and coloring techniques. After working at Salon Mario Russo in Boston, Sarah returned to the city she loves and joined the talented staff at Crimson.


Sherry

Sherry: Master Stylist, Eye Brow Expert

With over 25 years in the industry, Sherry is a professional with a masterful, fun, & comprehensive approach to beauty & style. Her career has included many accolades, including, thanks to her outstanding clients who nominated & voted, the 2017 South Philly Review Reader’s Choice Award! Sherry gives outstanding cuts, is a brilliant colorist, & enjoys giving extensions; she is also an eyebrow shaping & tinting specialist & looks forward to enhancing Crimson’s brow services. Sherry believes that healthy hair is beautiful hair & looks forward to welcoming her familiar clients & meeting new faces!


Franc

Franc: Master Hair Stylist/Colorist, Extension Specialist

Franc is a Master Stylist with 30 years in the industry. He started his career at Bumble and Bumble, NYC where he mastered his haircutting & styling skills from 1986 -1991. He then returned to his native Philadelphia where he mentored the next generation of our city’s stylists. He has attended Vidal Sassoon Academy in London, England for both classic and advanced Hair Cutting classes. He also worked in Virginia Beach for several years, making people feel beautiful up and down the East Coast. Franc’s work has been featured in seven episodes of “The Makeover Story” on TLC! Franc is a Certified Color Educator/Specialist for Scruples International and an Extension Specialist/Educator for Babe Hair Extensions. Franc is extremely proud to be a part of the Crimson Hair Studio team as of fall 2017.


Crimson Hair Studio Staff

Samantha: Hair Stylist

After graduating Bloomsburg University with a degree in Public Relations, Samantha’s interest in the beauty industry persisted, so she continued her education at Meteo Beauty Academy. Since graduating, she has been enjoying inspiration from Philadelphia’s innovative, artistic culture. Her professional & personal goals are to use her ever-evolving skills to compliment & enrich the individual beauty in each client! .


Lisa

Lisa: Salon Coordinator

Lisa’s strong management skills and passion for beauty, style and hospitality make her a perfect fit as Crimson’s salon coordinator. Lisa is always willing to do whatever it takes to ensure your every visit to Crimson is a great one. Give her a call today!


Dena

Dena: Marketing Manager

Dena writes & coordinates all Crimson’s digital & print media & is always thinking of ways to let you know how much #CrimsonRocks! If you are interesting in partnering with Crimson, email dena.merlino@gmail.com


Cait
Assistant: Cait
Crimson Hair Studio
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