Samantha Swanson


Where were you born and raised? I’m a SoCal girl through and through. I grew up in Simi Valley.

Sams shoesWhat is your favorite item in your closet? My wedding shoes! I haven’t worn them since my wedding but they’re soooo pretty, I’ll never part with them!

If you hadn’t become a hairdresser, what would you have done as a career? I’d be a writer for, a comedy website for all things pop culture! Reading their newsletter is my favorite part of the morning.

What is one thing most people would be surprised to find out about you? Though I love doing hair and embracing beauty, I am also very handy. My dad was a contractor and he taught me a thing or two. I can re-roof a house, replace a sink or change a tire…easy!

What is one of your guilty pleasures? Weird Al Yankovic, I love comedy music!

How did you make your first dollar? I was a lemonade girl! I’d set up shop every day in the Summer.

What is your secret weapon of choice? My Sedu Professional hair dryer 400i. It’s lightweight AND blows air at 80mph.SAM PIC

What is the best piece of advice you have received? Always look at the world with new eyes.

What is your favorite character trait in people? Good sense of humor. Life has ups and downs. There will be good times, bad times, hard times, and easy times. Everything is easier if you keep a sense of humor, or at least surround yourself with those who have one.

Can’t live without Bumble product? Tonic lotion. The peppermint and tea tree oil is heavenly and it’s both conditioning at lightweight enough to use on my fine hair.

Last thing you binge watched? Outlander. A Starz series about a married World War II nurse in 1945 who finds herself transported back to Scotland in 1743, where she encounters the dashing Highland warrior Jamie and becomes embroiled in the Jacobite risings.

My perfect day begins… sleeping in and snuggling with my four kitties…yep, I’m a full on crazy cat lady.


RETOUCH – $100+
*Please note, the above prices are estimates and do vary depending on length and thickness of hair. Consultations complimentary and always recommended.

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