Graduating from Dominic's School of Hair Design in Whittier, Ca. Moving to Sacramento, CA, he opened his first salon across the street from the Capital Building. Many of his clients were senators, assemblymen and lobbyists.
After moving back to Orange County, he continues to be an innovative and creative stylist. He has several professional certificates, including Keratin Smoothing Treatments, precision cuts, Balayage and in men and women's corrective and custom colors.
After completing her cosmetology degree in Whittier, CA, Sharon moved to Anchorage, AK and introduced "sculptured nails." Owning her salon, she was invited by CA based CND (Creative Nail Design) to become the Northwest Coast educator. She won her first nail competition in Seattle, WA, in 1980.
Returning to Orange County in 1992, she re-entered the nail industry. She met her hairstylist husband Patrick. Together they opened R Salon in 1996. Sharon continues attending classes and updating her skills, and is still committed to using CND products along with other professional products.
Manicures and Pedicures
Ercie has enjoyed being a professional manicurist in Newport Beach and Irvine areas for over 30 years. Ercie can guide clients to make the best choice for their nail care needs. Her clients feel rejuvenated and well-groomed after their services.
In 1984 K-Co started her career at “Leon Ski’s Health Club for Women” in Newport Beach. 18 years later she moved to R Salon and has remained for 14 years.
K-Co was one of the first in the industry to introduce threading and Brazilian waxing to our area. K-Co’s other expertise are eyelash and eyebrow tinting, waxing and extremely relaxing facials. K-Co’s clientele includes women and men.
Working in the Newport Beach area since 1979, Jenny worked at “Velma & Company” for 29 years on three generations of families.
In 2007, she moved to R Salon and continues perusing her education. She loves all hair care, especially color. Jenny enjoys her work with clients, because, “It is like working on a live soap opera!”
Manicures and Pedicures
Luda began her professional career in Newport Beach in 1995. Luda’s specialties include natural nail manicures and the most relaxing spa pedicures. She has implemented her European heritage and brings special techniques to all her services.
Starting her career at 18, Patti was selected by the Loreal Corporation to become a hair show coordinator and representative. During this time, she also worked for “Aida Grey”, “Carlton International” and “Salon Belcourt”. Patti has worked at R Salon for 5 years. She enjoys all aspects of hair care and specializes in color.
Hair Stylist & Make-up Artist
A native of Tennessee, Kim moved west to pursue a career in beauty and fashion. Her artistic vision is to understand and create the best natural-looking color, highlights, and precision cutting that fits best for each individual personality. Kim has worked for fashion shows alongside fashion designers and stylists, as well as collaborated with photographers in Orange County, Los Angeles, and Las Vegas. After more than a decade, Kim has built a reputation that's based on "top-notch," and "clients-first attitude," for both newcomers and regulars. Kim believes that it is very important to reshape the beauty industry with the intelligent, self-educated and implemented the values of one anothers extensive training to grow our skills.
I have been a hairdresser for over 25 years and love what I do. Started out assisting for an Aveda Concept Salon for 6months and after moved to Belmont Shores.I had the privilege to build my clientele and manage a team of 13 stylists for 8 years. I got married and moved to South County. I always dreamed of being a hairdresser since I was a little girl.I knew I was good! I have been an Artist my entire life and found my passion for painting and becoming a color specialist in hair. Each client is unique and authentic and my goal is to constantly achieve the look my clients are looking for. I recently joined R Salon and look forward to working with this amazing team. I always continue my education and stay consistent in keeping up with all the trends so I am able to continue creating the magic.
I have been a hairstylist for over 25 years. I earned the distinction of American Board Certified Haircolorist. I was trained at Carlton Hair as well as color training for Wella, Goldwell, and Schwarzkopf. I have cutting instructions from Sassoon and Tony & Guy. I owned my own salon here in Newport for 10 years. I am also certified in many hair extension applications. I love to design new styles and love my job!