ALLISON JANE GORMAN
- Balayage/hair painting
- Fine hair, texture, and precision cuts
Allison is like a hairstylist to a stylish nineteen-seventies babe who has been transported to current times to do your hair with all the modern techniques. She believes thorough communication with her clients is a must, establishing trust and understanding. She prides herself on attention to detail, making sure you leave her chair confident and ecstatic about your new style. She loves to educate her clients about daily styling routines, incorporating userfriendly techniques, believing you should be able to have post-salon hair every day. Allison is inspired by the languid, effortless styles of the 1970s, and loves to take a vintage style and make it modern. She specializes in soft, sun-kissed balayage effects. Allison was trained at Aveda Institute Portland, and has gone on to receive multiple advanced certifications through Aveda, focusing intensely on color techniques and trends. She is passionate about collaborating with others in the creative industry, and has had the opportunity to work on multiple editorial shoots, fashion shows, and events within the Portland fashion and music scene. Allison is a native Oregonian. She enjoys taking care of her thirty-plus (!) houseplants, obsessively thrifting, and traveling to the sunniest destinations she can find.