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Meet Master Stylist and Salon Owner, Dréa Richard

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Q. What is your name?

A. Dréa Richard


Q. Stylist Level?

A. Master Stylist, Makeup Artist, Owner


 Q. Describe your style in 3 words.

A. Fun, Comfortable, I like to dress to create my mood


 

Q. Describe your first hair memory?

A. I was probably 6 years old and I saw the movie Grease. I loved the guys hair so much that I went into the bathroom and used a jar of vaseline to "Grease" my hair. I succeeded and copied the styles. Getting the vaseline out of my hair was a different story.


 

Q. How did you get your start in the beauty Industry?

A. After beauty school I worked at a $10 walk in salon on South Street. The first salon service I did was a red mohawk.


Q. What's your approach before you first start cutting or coloring someone?

A. I want to know who they are. Their lifestyle, their likes and dislikes about their hair and their look. What has worked for them in the past and how far they want to go with maintaining what we do to their hair.


Q. What's the most fun part of your job?

A. Results. Watching a client light up and love how they look. We all want to feel good. Looking good and feeling good go hand in hand. The other side of my job is growing and maintaining a team of stylist. Setting goals, creating education programs and watching their dreams come true is very rewarding. 


Q. Most challenging?

A. I am my own worst critic, It is a constant journey to learn and conquer ones weakness in the industry. Remaining open minded to learning and growing is sometimes a challenge


Q. Favorite Food?

A. Carbs! lol


Q. Favorite Super Hero?

A. Wonder Woman!

 

 

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New Year New You!

New Year, New You!

 
 

We Want To Reward You For Being A Great Client!  

Book Online with special code NEWYOU2018 and receive 20% off of your next visit! offer unil 2/28/2018.  

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20 Best Hair Salons In Philadelphia

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André Richard Salon

Best Hair Salons
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2018

André Richard Salon is a full-service salon based in Philadelphia. The staff can do everything, including men and women's haircuts, color, Keratin treatment, hair extensions, and wedding styling. The owner of André Richard Salon, Dréa Richard Baldini has over two decades of experience in the industry and is available for appointments.

Philadelphia, PA (215) 735-1590

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Barbering Workshop with Joey V at Andre Richard Salon Philadelphia

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Joey showed the ARS team some tricks of the trade where it deals with barbering techniques. From gender neutral folk to men and women alike they all qualify for the old school barbering methods. Maybe its a bald fade, undercut, brow trim or a good old fashion mohawk these techniques will eventually apply to the every day person on some level.  You may not need a mohawk but a balanced haircut is a must!

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The team rallied around and observed while asking questions about the tools of the trade and when to use them. 

 

From trimming the top, fading, and carving in that temporpary part Joey covered all the bases!

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We also talked about mens hair care, too.  Mens fashion and hair care are not a lost art and we know it.  

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Organization giving the gift of confidence with makeovers

 

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- A local organization is giving back with the gift of confidence by providing makeovers to people in need of a confidence boost.

Before we could even ask the first question it was clear that talking about overcoming obstacles during the holidays was going to be hard for Nicole Brinson.

“I had my three kids which my husband wanted, we’ve been together since I was ten years old, only person I was ever with.  When I was 27 he passed away from an asthma attack when he was 28,” Nicole explained.

“I suffered from addiction trying to numb my pain, I also felt like I wasn’t worth nothing so I didn’t want to be here.  I thought my kids were better off with somebody else,” she added.

But, Nicole found people who cared about her.  She worked with Career Wardrobe who helps with job training and professional clothing and this holiday season, things are getting better.

So what do you give someone who’s had a rough year, worked hard to overcome and looking to start 2018 on a positive note? Drea Richard of Andre Richard salon says maybe you give them hope.

“I’m doing it because this is the best way I know how to give back.  Giving the gift of beauty,” Drea explained.

Drea and her Salon decided to give makeovers today to Melissa, Tyiraeen and Nicole.  They all worked closely with Career Wardrobe and are all now ready to pursue a career. And what do you need to start that career or ace that job interview?

 All of the recipients said confidence goes a long way.

Everyone’s story wasn’t as tragic as Nicole’s.  Tyireaan wants to start a business and needed an edge, Melissa just wants some stability.  But as superficial as it may seem to some, you could see the transformation they went through in just a few hours.

Drea said your appearance can change everything.

“You kind of clean some of the clutter out of the way and you get to see who you really are,” Drea said.

The before and after pics were startling and the positive feelings of all of the young women put a smile on everyone’s face.

Drea Richard and Career Wardrobe in some small way helped these three women on their way with the gift of confidence, For Goodness Sake. 

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Ammonia Free Hair Color at Philly's Best Salon For Hair Color

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WHAT MAKES CHROMATICS DIFFERENT?

You’ve heard of calcium to fortify your bones and exercise to fortify your muscles…but what are you doing to keep your hair strong and healthy? Introducing new Chromatics—this revolutionary professional haircolor fortifies every strand giving you shinier, healthier-looking hair and amazing color after just one salon visit. Read on to learn why you should choose a Chromatics color service—then talk to your stylist about booking your appointment today!

TOP 5 REASONS TO ASK YOUR STYLIST FOR A CHROMATICS SERVICE

1. 2X FORTIFIED HAIR*

Breakthrough formula features protein extracts that penetrate deep into every strand, leaving hair 2X fortified vs. uncolored hair.

2. ZERO AMMONIA, ZERO ODOR

Say goodbye to that typical salon haircolor smell. The revolutionary Zero Ammonia formula means no odor, no discomfort—just amazing color.

3. 100% COVERAGE

Your stylist can cover gray flawlessly while leaving hair shiny, conditioned and fortified.

4. MULTI-DIMENSIONAL, 4D COLOR RESULTS

Hair is infused with long-lasting color that’s radiant and multi-dimensional—never dull or flat.

5. UNLIMITED COLOR POSSIBILITIES

Chromatics features an incredible range of shades including brilliant brunettes, vibrant reds and beautiful blondes, so your stylist can custom blend a Chromatics color that’s perfect for you.

 

Kate - Master Stylist and Redken Artist shows examples of Chromatics

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Center City Hair Salon Donating Proceeds To Harvey Relief

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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A hair salon in Center City is cutting hair for Houston.

At the Andre Richard Salon, stylists are primping with a purpose.

“We can’t just pack our stuff and go there to volunteer, but we can do a lot with our two hands here,” said owner Drea Richard.

Richard promised to donate every penny from salon services between the hours of 2 and 5 to the Harvey relief efforts.

 

It’s a gesture that touched the heart of a customer, and Texas native, named Nicole.

“I was very pleasantly surprised, being from Austin, to find out that all the proceeds today are going to relief. That was actually really cool,” she said.

Stylist Kate Curran is working for free and couldn’t be happier about it.

“It’s just nice to be able to do something. You know, real life goes on here. This is the little that we can do,” said Curran.

And, she says, it’s nice to work in a place that cares so much about doing the right thing.

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Google Reviews for Andre Richard Salon

  
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1218 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA
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Jamie Kemmerling
a week ago
I saw Tatiana and am so so so happy I came in! I spoke with her about my wishes and not only did she make my hair dreams come true she exceeded my expectations. I am working on moving back from Florida to Philadelphia and she was willing to …More
Deanna Brown
in the last week
Recently visited for the first time for a DevaCut with Eric. Staff was super friendly and Eric did a fantastic job on my hair. He took amazing care of each curl and thoughtfully addressed ways that I could improve my care and styling …More
 
Mariia Cervantes
4 months ago
I truly recommend this hair salon if you would like to cut your hair. I'm not from the area, and was weary of trusting another stylist, but putting my hair in their hands was the best thing I could've done. My hair stylist was Eric, a …More
 

Rachel Grace

a month ago
It was my first time here, and Morgan was awesome. It was a simple trim and blowout, but I know from experience that doesn't always end well! Morgan really paid attention to the details and my hair turned out perfectly. Thank you!
 
Response from the ownera month ago
Rachel we are thrilled that you are happy. Morgan really is an artist!!
Brinda Patel
a month ago
I've been going here for about a year now for cuts and color - great salon and great stylists! I usually make appointments with the same stylist but if he's not available and my timeline is tight, I'll schedule with various stylists. I've never had a problem here. Highly recommend!
 
Scott Petty
8 months ago
Joey V is amazing! His precision and talent are some of the best I've seen in men's styling. He listens and talks with you through your cut making sure he understands your needs and gives great suggestions on styles and products. His fades …More
 

steph schnitker

6 months ago
My first visit to the salon was great! All of the staff is exceptional and friendly. Joey V. is amazing and I love the work he did on my highlights and cut. I'm new to the Philly area and am so glad I listened to the reviews of this salon …More
 
Response from the owner6 months ago
Steph! We are so glad that you had a good time with us. Joey is great!
Patrick Oldt
5 months ago
Got a cut from Dimitri. Price/Quality ratio is the best I've experienced. He did a great job with the cut (side part with faded sides) and gave some styling tips/demos at the end to really lay out the different looks for the cut. I will definitely be back.
 
Response from the owner5 months ago
Patrick I'm so glad you're happy. We love Dmitiri and his work! Have a great week. -Dréa
jessica feeney
a month ago
Love Master Stylist Eric. He does an awesome job on my hair ❤
 

Robin Ayers

8 months ago
I loved almost everything, except the salon does not carry DevaCurl DECADENCE line. And my hair needs the Ultra Moisturizing Milk Cleanser and Ultra Moisturizing Milk Conditioner. I loved Eric's mentality. I wished the Salon carried the …More
 
Response from the owner8 months ago
Robin i will look into the decadence lone for sure!
 
Nick Greiner
9 months ago
Friendly and professional. I can't recommend this place enough. Charlie cuts my hair and is fantastic. He pays attention to what you say you want but also makes suggestions on best way to do it
 
Ram Mohan Reddy
6 months ago
Had a great haircut from here. Thank you. Will definitely be back again.
 
Shawn Pichette
8 months ago
Joey V. was amazing! So good that my four year old daughter looked up from her tablet when I walked into the house to compliment my hair.
 
SVS Productions
9 months ago
It was my gf's birthday weekend and my hair was a complete mess, (many months overdue) I called same day and set up appointment for that afternoon. The cut was exactly what I wanted and 1 month later I'm still loving it
 

Ricky Teter

11 months ago
A very disappointing experience. The girl cutting my hair was rough (Giana), didn't listen to anything I said, and didn't at all attempt to start friendly conversation. I was very surprised after reading a lot of positive customer reviews …More
 
Response from the owner11 months ago
Wow Ricky! I'm sorry you weren't happy. We are all extremely surprised that you had this experience.
Nicole Lemanski
a year ago
I stayed going to Andre when I first moved to the city 10 years ago. Since he's had his own salon for several years, I've gone to a few different stylists and they all have done a great job. I'm now committed to Chad, who always gives me a …More
 
christian forde
2 months ago
This place is great , Guaranteed awesome haircuts . Nice atmosphere
 
Cody Kleppertknoop
a year ago
The staff here is incredible. Everyone goes out of there way to be courteous, polite and professional. Additionally, there are very talented hair stylists here who know how to make your hair look amazing! The price/quality ratio is excellent. Well worth the money.
 

Anna Millar

6 months ago
The atmosphere is cool and fun, the staff professional and friendly, and I'm OBSESSED with my hair color and style! Thanks Dimitri and the Andre Richard Salon staff!
 
Response from the owner6 months ago
And we are obsessed with doing hair! Thank you so much Anna you made our day. Dmitri is certainly amazing. I will make sure he sees this have a great day. -Dréa
Jacob Gluckman
2 years ago
I just stepped foot out of Andre Richard Salon and have gotten more stares (guys and girls) than I can count on both hands...and it's because I look damn good. This Salon is phenomenal. The atmosphere is chill, the staff are friendly and …More
 
 
Drew Dehel
9 months ago
Rude staff and I felt quite disrespected. Finally walked out of a dual apointment after a half hour delay on their end, without a single word of update to me while they stood and talked to each other.
 
Myriam Cristina Vela
11 months ago
Excellent experience, they take you on Sundays, Aytekin was my stylist he was absolutely great, gentle, professional, and I love my new hair style, will come back for more !
 
Dorcas In Greek
a year ago
Rachid brought my hair back to life! I walked in with a mop on my head and walked out with healthy, weightless hair. My ends look so much better! He did an amazing job and knew exactly what to do. My long layers look gorgeous... Thank you!
 
Princess Garrett
2 years ago
I recently went to this salon and got a full balayge by Stephanie. I had did my research and this salon was known the best for the technique. Also they had Several pictures of their work so I was confident I would get the look I was looking …More
 

mrostami Rostami

3 years ago
Andre is amazing. I have dark brown hair and i have been lightening my hair for a few years. Usually some red or copper shows through when someone new starts doing my color/highlights. He has listened well, consulted coworkers about my …More
 
Response from the owner3 years ago
Thanks! It's so great to hear that your hair is getting compliments. It's because you rock the new look so well! We hope you continue to use us as your hairdresser for many years to come. -Andre, Salon Owner
Brandon Cohn
2 years ago
By far the most fun I've had getting my hair did. They snuck me in 15 min before close and we're happy to do it. Everyone was extremely friendly and welcoming. I got a beard trim from Charlie and my hair cut by Keri, who not only did a …More
 
Response from the owner2 years ago
It's great to hear that you liked your hair cut and had fun in the process, Brandon! That's definitely what we're going for. Thanks so much for coming in. We hope to see you soon! -Andre, Salon Owner
Stephanie Huston
4 years ago
LB was FANTASTIC! I never want to touch or wash my hair again, i just want it to look like this forever. I didn't bring in a picture, but if i had, it would be a picture of my own hair that i would bring her. The color is perfect; the cut …More
 
Melisa Meka
2 years ago
I just got back from one of the worst hair cuts of my life. And a day before my birthday. Sound a bit dramatic? It's not. I asked for full head of layers for a more voluminous look—barely got any layers, mostly at the bottom half of my …More
 
Robert Greysman
2 years ago
Went to this salon because my Girlfriend was unhappy with the haircut she got and we had a big wedding to go to the next day! …More
 
Rishi Patel
5 months ago
Good place for a haircut!!
 
 
Brooklin Bernek
a year ago
I want to start off by saying, after researching for days upon days , looking and reading reviews I was convinced that this Salon could help achieve the exact look I was seeking. It is a beautiful salon with very pretty women. HOWEVER!! …More
 

Milton Nunez

3 years ago
As a business man I can’t attend certain events with whatever hairstyle. There are rules and norms that need to be followed That is why for a year now I visit only Andre Richard Hair Salon where hairdressers listen to me and don’t do anything eccentric with my hair. I am pleased with the service and the money I pay. Great work!
 
Response from the owner3 years ago
We're always happy to hear that we are giving you the cut that you want, Milton! If your work has rules about your hair cuts, then we, of course, want to cut your hair accordingly. Thanks for coming in! Hope to see you soon. -Andre, Salon Owner
Laura Irwin
a year ago
Rachid is truly a master. I am a mature female healthcare executive and have been seeking a stylist since moving to Center City from Florida a few years ago. I couldn't adequately express what was bothering me about my hair, but Rachid …More
 
Laura Emanuel
4 years ago
Love, love, love. I have been a loyal customer since 2007. Color, cuts, treatments, make-up, up-dos and my wedding. Every experience is exceptional (I cannot say that about any other service provider in my life!). Andre is wonderful and his staff is equally great and down to earth. Best place for Phyto products, too.
 
Z Fang
a year ago
My hair is always hard to handle, but at least the price is reasonable in this city.
 
rafelina almonte
2 years ago
all I have to say is thank god I found this salon Christina you are a great stylist and great person thank you so much for fixing my hair color and to make feel soooo comfortable now my hair looks healthy and I feel so confident thank you I will be coming back every week definitely. ..
 

Steph Steyn

3 years ago
Chad is Amazing. My new hair color and highlights look wonderful. The staff here are so friendly and professional. I had a great tome visiting the salon. I will definately be going back!
 
Response from the owner3 years ago
We think Chad is amazing too, Steph! We're so glad he was able to give you a color that worked for you. We can't wait to see you again! -Andre, Salon Owner
Laura Weber
3 years ago
AMAZING!! Rachid is so talented! My haircut and color couldn't have been any better. He listened to what I wanted and did exactly what I said. I found my new hairstylist!!! Can't wait to go back!
 
Response from the owner3 years ago
I'm so glad to hear that you got exactly what you want, Laura! It makes us happy when you love your hair. Can't wait to see you again. -Andre, Salon Owner
Monica Bates
2 years ago
RACHID is a hair wizard! I came in for my first time looking to cut off my locks and get a short bob with a balayage treament. He exceeded my expectations. Truly a beautiful transformation. I left the salon feeling like a new woman, with …More
 

Jacqueline Santobianco

2 years ago
Fabulous salon with amazing stylist. I see Stephanie. You should too!
 
Response from the owner2 years ago
We love Stephanie, Jacqueline! Thanks for stopping by Google to review us :)
 
Emily Lyons
2 years ago
I saw Rachid in September while I was in the middle of moving from San Diego to Pittsburgh and needed a haircut. It was the best haircut in my life. I never loved my hair so much. Thank you Rachid!! Now I am in Pittsburgh and wishing I …More
 
Response from the owner2 years ago
I'm so glad to hear that you were happy with the cut you got, Emily! It's disappointing that you're so far away now, you should definitely come back if you're in the area again. We're sure Rachid misses you too! -Andre, Salon Owner
Caroline Webb
2 years ago
Great blow out and eye brows but the color was not my favorite. Looked very unnatural and damaged my hair
 
Alyssa Burbank
5 years ago
Every time i walk into this salon i am treated like the QUEEN that i am! I will never go to another salon again, as long as i continue to get this wonderful "star treatment". Who could ask for anything more?! Thank you again to the Andre Richard Hair Salon! You've made this lady quite happy!
 
Cindy Bedell
2 years ago
Vann is a genius with hair. I highly recommend him.
 
Ashley Adams
5 years ago
After the worst hairstyle in updo history in another salon, Katie Corrigan at Andre Richard Salon SAVED MY LIFE. …More
 
rakhi g
2 years ago
Did not get the color I wanted. I showed a few pictures but the color was nowhere close to what was in the pictures. This was from a senior artist.
 
Jonathan Hare
a year ago
Joey V is the best!
 
A Google User
 
6 years ago
I just got extensions today done by Chris and IT LOOKS AMAZING!!! Not only do I feel beautiful again but Chris was so much fun to work with. He is kind, outgoing and makes you feel right at home. You would not be able to tell that I have …More
 
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10 years ago
If you're looking for a quaint atmosphere with personalized service, I think Andre Richard Salon is outstanding! I've seen all type of people with all types of hair come and in out there and leave with the best cuts, color, etc. I strongly recommend. I've gone to Maisha Teacher...unbelievable talent!
 
A Google User
 
6 years ago
The best hair salon in Philly!!! The moment i stepped out of salon I was getting compliments on my haircut and highlights! Chris did a great job!!! I'm def. coming back!
 
 
A Google User
 
7 years ago
I've been through so many salons and hair stylists that could never get it right that I was overwhelmed with JOY when I found Andre and his crew!! My experience has been consistently wonderful over the past 3 years, the talent, vibe, great …More
 
A Google User
 
8 years ago
For every brunette dreaming of blonde -- go to Andre. I had dark (almost black) hair my whole life and never thought I could be a blonde. Andre made me an ash blonde and I get compliments on it every day. Andre is a fantastic person, his …More
 
A Google User
 
8 years ago
I stopped in for help on finding the right shade of glominerals foundation (I CANNOT use any other brand, glo is so superior), and the whole staff was awesome and kind and treated me very nicely even though I dropped in soaking wet (it was …More
 
A Google User
 
8 years ago
This is the place to go for anything hair or makeup related. THE MARKER ON THE MAP IS IN THE WRONG PLACE - MAKE SURE YOU CHECK THE ADDRESS.
 
Audrey Oppenheimer
3 years ago
(Translated by Google) Very good!!

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Muito bom!!

 
 
 
 
 
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