The ultra comfortable, modern and pleasant ambience adds to the aesthetics. Salon is well equiped and functional for any hairstyle you wish.
Enthusiasm, passion, and focus united with determination for the intent of excellence through education propels Pure Artist Colleen Parente-Moulton to excel. Not only is Colleen a second-generation salon owner and hair designer with over three decades of experience, but she is also a Redken Certified Colourist and Design Stylist. As a Pure Artist for the past four years, Colleen continues her journey focusing on new, exciting, and innovative styling, finishing, and design techniques. She believes, “You can’t keep doing the same things and expect different results. However, by changing what you do, your results will begin to change.”
She has polished her skills working with renowned industry icons throughout her career, including stage work and photo shoots with Wendy Belanger, Pureology’s International Artistic Director, and Ruth Roche, Pureology’s Colour Ambassador. Colleen was also co-winner of the 2011 Pureologist Certification Training contest; her looks were facilitated during the 2011 PCT classes.
As a Pure Artist , Colleen consistently delivered programs that were equally enjoyable as they are educational. She takes pride in mentoring and inspiring salon professionals to achieve their full potential. Whether teaching a guest behind the chair, working at a show, or facilitating an in-salon or distributor store class she encourages passion and creativity in others, always striving for success. Her understanding of Pureology products coupled with skill, artistry, and spot on business-building techniques, make Colleen Parente-Moulton a much sought-after industry professional.
LEVEL 3 STYLIST
Creativity, design, and passion are the foundations for what stylist Brenda McGann believes in to making each guest feel and look beautiful.
Since 2006 Brenda has worked on building her clientele with understanding and willingness to create beautiful hair for each guest in her chair. Working on Boston’s trendy Newbury street from the start of her career allowed her to grow into her own and recently create her own styling space in Boston.
We are now happy to welcome her to Distinctive Touch Salon in Warwick. Combining her hair knowledge and understanding the true design within hair, you will achieve a style customized for your texture, tone, and your lifestyle.
Also working as a Pure Artist Educator for Pureology Serious Colour Care, Brenda has the latest knowledge within the brand and travels throughout the country teaching, learning, and growing her skills. Brenda’s passion for education and staying current is something she truly believes in, working with top artists and hair shows, she is also Redken Hair color Certified.
LEVEL 2 STYLIST
Personal, creative, enthusiastic, artistic, fun and out-going are just a few adjectives that describe Nicole. She is a lifelong resident of Woodstock Valley, CT. Nicole graduated from Marinello Schools of Beauty, where she learned every aspect of hair design specializing in foil highlights & lowlights; color correction; cutting edge coloring techniques; formal up styles and more. Additionally, Nicole completed the OPI Nail Technology course where she specializes in nail art and design. Nicole still continues to further her education and keeping up with new and latest cutting & coloring techniques.
Nicole wants to get to know her guest to find out what works best with their lifestyle and feels strongly that listening to her guests is key. She will then customize the best coloring & style that is best for you. She strives to be the best she can and takes pride in offering her guests a quality experience here at Distinctive Touch Salon in Moosup, CT.
LEVEL 1 STYLIST
I’m an aspiring cosmetologist of 3 years, but the passion for this industry I’ve had since I was a child. I love what I do because I love having someone leave my chair ecstatic about the look and confidence I’ve given them. It is an art I will continue to expand within, and being an artist in this industry is much more rewarding than I can ever describe.
LEVEL 1 STYLIST
Jeanie is a licensed cosmetologist who graduated from Ellis Tech in 2016. She is passionate about all aspects of the trade with an open mind about learning something new every day. She strives to make every person that leaves the salon feeling good about themselves.
While in school she has won awards for highest academic standing in her hairdressing class and being most improved from freshman to senior year. Her passion had driven her to achieve and learn the most she could from all of her experiences, both failures and successes.
Jeanie enjoys hair color, haircutting, pedicures and manicures. She views hairdressing as a form of art which she takes up as a hobby. In addition to art, she enjoys baking and walking on trails.