Appel Nouveau Salon - Portland, OR


Owner and stylist Kirsten Appel began her beauty career over 20¬†years ago apprenticing at the exclusive Hickox Salon. By way of her natural artistic talent and discerning eye, she quickly established herself as a highly sought after color expert, performing amazing transformations on AM Northwest’s make over shows, as well as having her work featured in the Oregonian’s fashion issue.

Never satisfied with the status quo, Kirsten is constantly honing her skills through continuing advanced education. Kirsten passes on her expertise and high standard of excellence by requiring all new stylist to undergo a minimum 6 month apprenticeship. Kirsten carefully selects stylists that share her philosophy of hospitality and exceptional craftsmanship and personal customer service, creating a warm, inviting and extraordinary salon experience.