It’s the most wonderful time of the year again, but before you start decking the halls and spending too much on senseless gifts, treat yourself to one of the best that NYC has to offer! Tiffany Damiani understands the real meaning of a great haircut, her master technique has the ability to have you hooked before you’ve reached the five golden rings!!! Four calling birds and a few mistletoe’s later, we sat with her to hear what she has to say about the future in hair trends, the look for the holidays, and her specialty perfect , haircuts!
ALS: What is your signature salon style ?
TD: I love for my clients to leave the salon with beautiful , touchable, effortless hair. It consists more of a feeling, It is great when the hair matches the personality !
ALS: How long have you been a NYC hairdresser ?
TD: I moved to NYC in 2003, so about 9 years. I have always worked in high end salons from the beginning.
ALS: What are your hair predictions in 2012 ?
TD: I think it is about embracing your God given texture, healthy hair is so important, less chemicals more treatments.
ALS: Give us a tip for a great holiday hair do .
TD: Anything up-swept is a great idea for a holiday party, a chic polished, sleek look will always turn heads.
ALS: Where besides NYC would you want to live ?
TD: I could really see myself in London. I fell in love with this beautiful city the minute I arrived at Heathrow Airport. It’s an amazing place.
ALS: What is the last film you saw ?
TD: I just watched “The Usual Suspects”. It’s one of my all time favorites. I love Benicio del Toro.
ALS: Who would be your choice for ultimate diva…. past or present?
TD: Gwen Stefani! She is a real style icon and not a pop princess, she’s a rock star!
ALS: What is played most on your I-pod ?
TD: Right now I have been listening to The White Stripes on repeat.
ALS: Who is your favorite fashion designer?
TD: Alexander McQueen. I’m actually blessed to have one of his amazing dresses.
ALS: What is your favorite ALS retail product?
TD: Volumista by Oribe, it is made for all hair types. It is not heavy and it manipulates the texture to make it do what it should . And like all his products it smells fantastic!
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