I am the owner of Hair Emporium along with my husband Greg. I am
proud to say that with the support of a great staff and wonderful clients both
of whom I have become very close to over the years, it has been a great
Although I have quite a full schedule, I am always happy to try to
accommodate new clients. If I am not able to book you, I would be more than
happy to personally refer you to one of the other stylists in the salon, doing
my best to match you with the stylist who will work best with whatever needs
you have. At the same time, we encourage you to feel comfortable in trying any
of our stylists and be comfortable in several chairs.
I am available at the
salon Tuesday thru Thursday and work late evenings Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
look forward to meeting you and welcoming you into your new experience at Hair
Jeff Freitas has been at Hair Emporium his entire time as a
hairdresser. Although he has a large male haircutting clientele, his real
specialty is in foil highlighting and precision haircutting. Over the years he
has built a large clientele who love him and love being some shade of
Jeff usually leaves by 5:00 p.m.
but accommodates his clients with early morning appointments beginning at 7:00
a.m. Tuesdays thru Saturdays.
Because he is always quite booked, please plan
ahead in calling the salon at (925)829-2515 for an appointment with Jeff.
worth the wait!
Prior to working at Hair Emporium, Shelley was co-owner of
Odyssey Designs Beauty Salons, one in Castro Valley, the other located in Dublin. After 5
successful years as a business owner she sold Odyssey Designs and relocated as
an independent contractor at the Hair Emporium joining the original staff
after our first year in business. Shelley has advanced training and expertise
with hair coloring and is exceptional in corrective hair coloring techniques.
She enjoys creating new makeovers and includes instruction of new
styling techniques and use of products to maintain the new look.
Shelley works Tuesday through Friday, 7:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.,
offering early morning appointments for clients, many of them male, on their
way to work. She schedules her last chemical appointment at 4:00pm her
last haircut appointment at 5:00pm.
If you're looking for the experienced professional, call Hair
Emporium and ask for Shelley. She hopes to see you soon!
925 - 829-2515
a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Lynn Bosch is another permanent
fixture here at Hair Emporium. She’s been a part of our family since 1987. As a lifetime resident of Livermore, she
attended school and graduated Beauty College locally. Offering salon services such as color and
cuts, her multi-dimensional highlights are the talk of the town! Lynn knows her stuff when it comes to
matching her clientele with the most current styles and colors for any
She has a busy schedule
maintaining a workweek from Tues-Sat usually from 8am–7pm. Although her hours are lengthy, her days fill
up fast. So don’t put your appointment
off any longer. Call Lynn today at the salon (925)829-2515.
Reserve the time and pamper yourself!
Pedro Rangel is a wonderful local artist who has carried his artistry
into hairdressing. After working in several salons in the Bay Area for several
years, he found his niche at Hair Emporium 18 years ago. His large clientele
enjoys the benefits of his forward thinking style and artistic talents with
creative hair coloring and hair cutting. Pedro’s talent and rare “old world”
style of gentlemanly charm and professionalism keep his clients coming back for
He is available Tuesdays, Wednesdays,
and Thursdays generally starting his days at
10:00 a.m. and works evenings by appointment except Saturdays.
Reach him at the
salon at (925)829-2515. As Pedro is very busy, please plan ahead and he will be
happy to meet you.
Trish Slabaugh has been with us at Hair Emporium
since 1990 and has become an indispensable part of our salon. She not
only contributes greatly to the daily operations of running our salon but is a
creative inspiration as well. Her exceptional creativity is immediately
apparent in her own sense of style and flair that she carries over into her
hair styling talents. Trish may have a new hairstyle or color for herself from
day to day and would love to give you a change, too. Visit Trish and let her give
you a more conservative look for the office or send you home with a special
flair of your own!
She is available at the salon Tuesday thru Thursday
(925)829-2515 from 1 pm. into the evening hours.
Denise Smith began her career at
Hair Emporium right out of cosmetology school in 1990 at the tender age of 17. With our
12 other stylists as her mentors in those earlier days, years later she is still a part of
our salon family and an extremely accomplished hairstylist herself. Denise
loves to work with her scissors and especially enjoys transitional haircutting
helping clients in the transformation from long hair to shorter lengths in
flattering and manageable new styles. She is our resident ”Locks of Love” go to
girl having done many long to short transformations and donating the lengths of
cut hair to that very worthy cause. Although Denise performs all chemical
services, she excels in long hair spiral perming, a service that is hard to
find an able stylist for.
Denise is available
Wednesdays thru Fridays at the salon (925)829-2515 or can be reached at (209)
481-4638 other days for bookings.
Sandy Silva joined our
staff originally almost 20 years ago and after a brief move out of state for 2
years, has been a welcome return to Hair Emporium. She is an excellent
hairdresser with an always-smiling personality that brightens any room. She
would also love to brighten your hair with her foil highlighting expertise
although she enjoys all aspects of hairstyling.
Sandy has an extensive male clientele and is very comfortable with both scissors and
She is available Tues. thru Saturday. Call soon for an
appointment, she looks forward to meeting you!
Melissa Jiminez has been a stylist
since 1991 and has been on staff at Hair Emporium since 1993.
She is an excellent colorist and while talented at all lengths of
haircutting and styling, has a particular knack for longer hairstyles having
beautiful long yet stylish hair herself. She is also skilled in various
techniques for both hair coloring and perming.
Although Melissa has cut her
workweek to Mondays and Tuesdays after the births of her 2 girls, she will be
happy to take on new clients as her schedule allows.
You can schedule with her
on Mondays and Tuesdays by calling the salon or on her non- working days at
(925) 556- 1617.
For the past 20 plus
years Kim Cornick has worked as a licensed
Cosmetologist in the San Francisco Bay Area, focusing on complete hair care for
the entire family. Kim joined the staff of Hair Emporium in 1999 and for
the last 8 years she has expanded her business to specialize in the application
of “Great Lengths” Hair Extensions.
You can schedule a
consultation or regular hair appointment at the salon number or reach her directly
at (925) 980-8589.
into the hair industry to apply her own mix of creativity in 1996. She attended
the Redken Education Center in New York to further her skills and has also
performed her artistry on the platform for several Bay Area hair shows. After
settling into her craft, she completed a dream by joining the “well established
and proven to be successful Hair Emporium family.” In
2006, she attended yet another class to incorporate the ever so popular “Great
Lengths Hair Extensions.” She is now certified and can help you create those
longer more luxurious styles that you thought were out of reach. Although
she is well skilled with both razor and scissor cutting, her forte is in
Highlighting and Color. She applies her knowledge of the Scruples color line, a
cutting edge technology, to create the look you desire and deserve.
currently works her magic on Wednesdays and Thursdays and in most
cases, advanced bookings are necessary. If
you’d like to create a new look or simply just maintain the one you already
love, please give Tracie a call and reserve your appointment today!
what’s the delay? Make that call and let’s get started! Gift
Certificates are also available so you can hook up a friend!
“You’re never fully dressed without a smile, don’t leave
home without it!”
Jessica Ford has been a hairstylist
since 1994 and worked in several small salons before taking a management
position with a corporate salon chain. During my 9 years with the corporate
salon I received several advanced certifications and numerous awards for my
expertise in Men’s and Women’s haircutting. I was offered a position at Hair
Emporium in 2003. Working at Hair Emporium was like coming home as I had been a
customer myself since I was a little girl. At last there was an opening for me to
join the team. Besides
haircutting I also provide haircoloring, highlighting, and perms.
My full time hours are Tuesday thru Saturdays 10:00
a.m. to 7:00p.m. I do my best to accommodate last minute callers so make that
call and ask for Jessica. (925)829-2515
Hello, I'm Monica Silva! I've
been with Hair Emporium since 2005 and a licensed
cosmetologist since 2003. Before joining
the staff here, I worked at a day spa where I had
a great training program with their senior stylist
as well as advanced haircutting training with Tony
& Guy, learning some of the most current techniques
in hairdressing. I really love what I do.
I specialize in hair coloring and use high
quality Goldwell products to achieve great hair
I've had a lot of fun in
this business and really enjoy all the great people
I get to meet while making them look and feel great!