By SHARON BEARD
Photo: Courtesy of Damia Salon
Searching for a stylist in the Bay Area can be a daunting task because there are so many choices. You can’t trust your tresses to just anyone, right? Damia Salon has such high reviews that we just had to check them out.
Damia Salon opened on October 23, 2014. Courtney Wagle and Damian Sargent are stylists and the owners of the salon located at 1504 Church Street in San Francisco. We caught up with Courtney and Damian to ask them a few questions.
What inspired you to open a salon?
“The need to have a space where I was inspired artistically.”
Number of stylists on staff?
“There are 9 stylists and 2 assistants.”
Describe the experience you offer your customers?
“Damia Salon is dedicated to providing an invigorating and happy atmosphere for our clients and stylists alike. Our stylists are professional, talented and constantly motivated through education. We strive to provide a high quality, comfortable and natural salon experience, offering products that are environmentally friendly.”
Services you offer?
“Men and women's cuts, Devacuts (specialized for curly hair) color, highlights, keratin and conditioning treatments, blow outs, men's camo color, special occasion updos, Balayage, relaxers, and extensions.”
Is there anything that makes your salon unique compared to other salons in the Bay Area?
“Damia Salon is a multi-cultural salon that prides itself on its own diverse staff as well as its ability to work with multi-textured types of hair. This is something that distinguishes us from most salons.”
Any beauty tips to share with us?
“After a hair service at our salon we always suggest "Taking that hair out for a drink!”
Who are your hair icons?
“Johnny Ramirez and Anh Co Tran.”
Favorite products that you sell?
“Kevin Murphy Luxury wash and rinse to moisturize and keep hair healthy, Design Essentials Almond Butter Conditioner as well as Design Essentials Style, and Shine Spritz for incredible shine."
Wrote by Sharon Beard