Our Saltzman Team
Identity’s stylists are highly-trained independant contractors that are experienced and dedicated to the success of our business. Their work is guaranteed. We’re familiar with the latest trends if you’d like to try something new! Meet our top stylists and estheticians below. We’d love to get to know you personally!
Owner, Stylist, Esthetician
Elizabeth has 20 years experience in the beauty industry. She specializes in haircuts for men, women, and children, fades, curly hair, bayalage, fun fashion colors, ombre, hand painting highlights, color correction, weddings, waxing & helping each client find their hair identity. Elizabeth loves everything about this industry. Owning a salon is about creating a place where the staff can let their creativity grow and keep their passion in this industry alive. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, singing, boating, camping, and dancing. Elizabeth handles her own bookings so please contact her directly.
Mindy has been a stylist for 17 years. Her training was in Los Angeles, California and she has worked in the entertainment industry. She specializes in cuts, color, balayage, chemical straighteners, and extensions. She loves listening to what her clients want to achieve so they can walk out into the world with a smile on their face.
Renee is a creative, patient, and loyal stylist who believes that each guest who sits in her chair is their own unique canvas. She enjoys working with different textures, patterns, and shapes to create custom looks. With Renee's spirit animal being a mother hen, it is easy to identify her nurturing dispostion in the deep relationships that she forages with her guests. As Renee builds a beautiful life for her and her young daughter, she splits her time between the salon and her company, Beauty and the Beats, which provides beauty, DJ, and photography services for special events.
Alisha has been doing hair for 25 years and loves giving people their dream look quickly and efficiently. She specializes in waxing, perms, digital perms, body wave perms, Japanese straightening, smoothing, highlights, coloring, and men, women, and children hair cuts. Alisha handles her own bookings so please contact her directly.
Heidi has over 22 years of experience. She specializes in hair color, highlights, ombre, balayage, and haircuts for men, women, and children. Her goal is to assist and educate clients to realize and enhance their own unique beauty. Continuing education is extremely important to Heidi. She attends classes yearly to stay on top of the latest trends. During her eight years spent working in Miami, she attended many advanced hair cutting and coloring classes with Aveda. Born and raised in Portland, Heidi recently moved back to be close to family. In her free time she enjoys painting, sketching, yoga, reading, meditation, long walks with her cat Weasley, and playing dolls with her nieces.
Andres has been specializing in mens hair and beards since graduating hair school in 2012. Little did he know that cutting his own hair would lead to a career! He's very patient when it comes to the wiggliest of kids as he has two beautiful children of his own. Andres is straight razor ready and will hand out the best fades in town. You will not be disappointed!
Taylor specializes in Men’s cuts. He has been a barber since 2011 and has experience with all textures and styles of hair.
Working and learning at Great Clips to Cutting at one of the most well known Barbershops in Portland, Tailorblade & Co., he has learned to cut all ethnicities.
Whether it’s fades, edge-ups, beard trims or designs, Taylor can take you where you need to go with your new hairstyle.
Krystle has had an obsession with hair for most of her life. She's excited to begin her journey at Identity where she can help make every client feel like their most beautiful self. Krystle is always evolving by learning new techniques and expanding her education in creating unique looks for all her clients. Her current skill set includes waxing, fashion colors, highights, colors, men, women, and children cuts, and polished styling.
Stylist, Makeup, Esthetician
Kiara is fresh out of beauty school and is ready to hit the ground running in the beauty industry! She specializes in women, men, and children's cuts, highlights, specialty colors, updos, bridal makeup, special effects makeup, and facial waxing. Kiara wants to help every client who sits in her chair feel like their most beautiful self.