Owner/CoordinatorYuriy strives to facilitate excellence in customer service to each and every client at Bella U Salon. It is extremely important to him and all the staff that every client leaves the salon feeling that they were cared for with the highest level of skill and professionalism. Please let Yuri know if there is anything we can do to improve your experience at Bella U Salon.
ManagerBefore coming to Bella U Salon, Kristina completed her Associate’s degree at Clark College in Vancouver, Washington. She has worked in customer service since the age of 16 because she loves helping others and appreciates human interaction. Being an organized individual, she keeps systems in place to make sure all salon operations are running smoothly. On her time off she spends time with her family, close friends, and immerses herself in fun, church related activities.
PR / Marketing ManagerWhile receiving her degree in Communication Studies and Advertising Management, she stumbled upon a fun opportunity here at Bella U Salon. She has been with us for about two years now and has enjoyed every minute working with clients, the stylists, and getting creative through our social media outlets. To better understand and assist our clientele, she attended a Eufora business and product knowledge course in San Diego. Now that she has finished school, she continues to work with us as our Mar
Front Office CoordinatorReceiving her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Portland State University, Frida became certified as a personal trainer and yoga instructor. She has been a Michael Kors stylist for four years, and came to Bella U Salon looking for a more challenging career in customer service. She loves the beauty industry, connecting with like minded individuals, and keeping herself busy. On her time off you can find Frida at the movies, spending time with her family, or traveling.
Master Colorist / EducatorLily is not only our Master Colorist but she is also part owner of Bella U Salon. She has an extensive background in hair coloring, hit cuttery, and design. In 2013 she received a certification from Guy Tang for balayage design. She also received color training from celebrity stylist Tracy Cunningham at Meche salon in Beverly Hills, as well as balayage training at BeScene Studios with Maggie Hancock and Lin Phan. Along with her color training, she was certified with Bellami Extensions, multiple
Master Stylist | Art DirectorAfter receiving her color specialist certification in upstate New York, Lindsey continued to take additional educational classes to further her career. She became certified in Deva Curl services, as well as becoming a Master Stylist through Goldwell. She fell in love with the outdoorsy Oregon and moved here where she now resides wish us, at Bella U Salon. Lindsey is an experienced artist of nine years who will walk her clientele step by step so both parties understand the process.
Master StylistHer career in hair artistry started five years ago at Beau Monde Academy of Cosmetology. Estera is a Goldwell certified Master Colorist, as well as a Keratin Smoothing specialist. To further improve her knowledge in product and color, she attended Eufora Hair Care courses. She loves the specific challenges that balayages and hair cuttery brings. Being a bubbly and fashion forward individual, her clients are usually open to new ideas and place all their trust in her. She is originally from Romani
Master StylistDarlene finished with honors at Paul Mitchell The School Portland, and later completed her Keratin Smoothing certification. She is currently in the process of moving up from a Master Stylist to a Master Colorist through Goldwell’s educational program. She appreciates both simple and challenging tasks. Becoming a hair artist has been a dream of her’s since she was four years old. After immigrating to the United States, she worked hard and achieved her dream. She continues to better herself as a h
Master StylistWhile attending Aveda Institute of Portland, Gabby dreamed of working at Bella U Salon. After she received her license she immediately worked towards her goal of creating a career with us. Her ambition and modern touch attracts younger, straightforward clientele. She loves working with both blondes and brunettes. She is confident that her passion will take her all the way to high fashion editorial, and behind the scenes styling.
Senior StylistLina finished her hairdressing and aesthetic certifications at Beau Monde Academy of Cosmetology. She loves creative services that require close attention and detail. Being a Senior Stylist, she has experience in Eufora and Goldwell color services. Along with her cosmetology certifications, Lina attended business and product knowledge courses with both Goldwell and Eufora. When she’s taking time for herself, you can find Lina relaxing with a good book, watching Grey’s Anatomy, going to various s
Senior StylistLicensed in full cosmetology including hair, skin, and nails, Bre is a Junior Stylist that loves working with blondes and creating fun texturized cuts. To match her personality, she enjoys outgoing clients that are straightforward with what they desire. She hopes to become a traveling stylist in the future, at the moment she loves working at Bella U Salon, going to the gym, and spending time with her two year old son.
Junior StylistCarmelita completed her cosmetology license at Paul Mitchell The School Portland. She loves the art of creating a beautiful balayage and loves the challenge of working with longer hair. Being an outgoing gal herself, she gravitates towards laid back and straightforward clients. Carmelita defines herself as a workaholic and social media guru.
ApprenticeHailee graduated with a Communication Studies, Marketing, and Advertising degree from Portland State University, then later on she decided that she would pursue a career in cosmetology. She finished with honors at Paul Mitchell The School Portland which landed her the job of her dreams. She now works with a variety of hair types and loves the challenge of color corrections. Hailee is intrigued by drastic transformations and projects. She appreciates it when a client is open to fun, fresh, and cr
Tattoo / Microblading ArtistAilis is a talented and detail oriented permanent makeup artist, specializing in permanent lip color, liner, and eyebrows. Before perfecting the art of permanent makeup, she had a career in accounting in Cuba. She decided it was not the exciting challenge that she was looking for, and after immigrating to the United States she became certified in Miami to perform PMU services. She loves seeing amazing transformations and tries her best to make sure all her clients feel safe in her chair. She is