“My passion is creating beauty…My mission is to make your life easy!”

– Shirley G

SHIRLEY GORDON is a phenomenon in today’s hair industry! With decades of training and experience, she is a trendsetting force in the hair industry whose name represents the highest level of vision, style, edge, and innovation.

An eleven-time nominee and 2008 winner of NAHA, Shirley is a magnet for leading hair and fashion publications, including Vogue and Essence. She is the recipient of the2013& 2011 North American Wella Trend VisionAwardand is on the official stylist team ofIntercoiffure America, the most prestigious organization in today’s hair industry.

SHIRLEY frequently trains under top icons in the industry including Vidal Sassoon, Trevor Sorbie, Vivienne MacKinder, Patrick Cameron and ORIBE. She has coiffed A-list celebrities and was also the on-set stylist for BET’s Rip the Runway and BET Awards, as well as several exclusive New York Fashion Week runway shows. When she is not behind the doors of Strands Hair Studio, her Washington DC salon, she’s traveling as a Top Stylist for Wella and Clairol Ambassador. These prestigious accomplishments and awards solidify her name as one of the top influences in the hair industry