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~accepting new guests for lived in color, grey coverage, and haircuts ~
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Confidence

I Help women embrace their inner

through lived in hair color, modern grey coverage & cuts that enhance their natural beauty... even if you only get your hair done 1-4x a year.

 my drink order

Matcha Latte

my Hobbies

Reading & Horses

My favorite place

Montana

As a low maintenance color specialist, my goal is to help you embrace your natural color with subtle enhancements that make you feel like the best version of yourself. Whether you're a natural blonde, brunette, or you even have some greys sparkling through, my lived-in color techniques will give you the modern color story you've been dreaming of.

Equally as much as I love coloring, I love haircutting too! I believe that the haircut is the foundation of a great color and I love creating all shapes from precision to textured on straight and curly textures.

Outside the salon I'm probably totally feral somewhere in a barn, or in the woods. It's not unusual to find me on a reading a book while I'm trail riding my horse, Delite with my 11 yr old black lab mix, Wrangler, tagging along.  I've also spent quite a bit of time traveling these last couple years, which led to me creating a side business building websites for hair stylists to give me even more flexibility to travel.

Hey, I'm Laura

Lived in Color | Modern Grey Coverage | Straight & Curly Haircuts
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New Guest Questionnaire

Not sure what to book, or want to send me inspo pics and have the chance to talk to me first?

Fill out my New Guest Questionnaire, which will ask you questions about your hair history, goals, and you can even upload inspiration pics!
 
All responses will come via email and you can expect to hear back from me within 36 hours M-F.

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Book Online

Do you know exactly what to book and you want to skip straight to online booking? This is for you!

Click the button below to be directed to my online booking platform. You'll find a simple service menu with detailed descriptions.

 

If you're a new guest, I may reach out to you when I see your appointment and ask you to fill out my New Guest Questionnaire just to make sure we have enough time booked to accomplish your goals.

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Ready to Book?

I have 2 easy options.

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Such a great experience with my color & Cut

I'm not even kidding, went to grab a coffee on my way home and got a huge compliment on how wonderful my hair looked and moved 🙌!!! It was a wonderful experience and I'm so happy with my hair. Thank you so much for all the hair tips and educatin too!

-Kristin

My sweet spot is

enhancing your natural beauty

while still making sure you feel like YOU, in a relaxed, judgement free environment. 

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You can expect

A Warm Welcome

When you arrive at Dani King Hair Studio for your appointment come on in the front door - our welcome mat is so cute! I'll great you with a smile, snacks and drinks. We've always got good music on (sometimes it country, todays hits, or even metal 🤘🏻).

We'll sit down for a 

Conversation

When I bring you back to my chair, the first thing we'll do is have a conversation. I want to understand your goals for our visit, hopes for the future, and your lifestyle. I won't pick up my tools or even put a cape on you until we are 100% on the same page and you feel confident moving forward.

PS, I have these super soft comfy robes for you to wear instead of being choked by a cape your whole color appointment!

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"today was the first morning I woke up in 6 months I did not pull my hair back and cringe at my chunky highlights!
Sit back and relax while I

Transform Your Hair

I'll cut, highlight, gloss and finish your hair to perfection! Whether you're seeing me for Modern Grey Coverage, Lived-in Highlights, or even a Curly Cut, I'm here to make your dream hair a reality.

Every custom highlight package includes a toner, treatment, and blow-dry. I choose not to "add on" these because I know how essential they are to give you the best results!

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I'll even send you a

Follow up email

When you're in my chair I'm going to share all my knowledge with you on how to best care for your hair so you can have success long term. However, it's a lot to remember and I totally expect you to forget half of it! Which is exactly why I'll send you an email recapping all the home care and maintenance options I recommend for you.

**We carry very little retail in the studio. I'm happy to custom order for you to pick up in the salon, but mostly I send you home with samples and links to purchase the products I've had the best results with online.

Sound good to you?

If your gut is telling you that this experience is the right one for you, I can't wait to connect!

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I just want to say that Laura is absolutely
AMAZING. As a new client of hers, I can confidently say that I will continue to go back to her. Laura took the time to understand me and my vision and knew exactly how to bring it to life. She made me feel comfortable and she educated me on the products I should be using at home and how to properly maintain my color. I highly recommend Laura because she will not disappoint.

-Dakota

I had my first haircut with Laura Nelson today and OH MY GOODNESS!! I FINALLY found someone who isn't afraid to use their scissors and give my hair shape!! I have been trying to find someone to cut my hair like this for literal years. I am so happy I was referred to Laura and would never hesitate to refer her to anyone else.
Thank you, Laura!!

- Trina

  • Location & Parking
    Dani King Hair Studio 1052 Park Rd, Blandon, PA We're conveniently located just a few minutes off 222, 15 minutes north of Reading and 30-40 minutes south of Allentown. We're in a low traffic area, and out parking lot has more than enough space and is easy to get in and out of.
  • What payment methods do you accept?
    All major credit cards (swipe, chip, and tap) + apple/google pay. We also accept cash- we just ask for exact change. Gratuity is always appreciated and never expected. If you choose to leave gratuity cash or venmo is appreciated and preferred, or it can be added to your card transaction.
  • Cancellation/Rescheduling/Sickness Policy
    All salon policies are subject to change at the discretion of Laura Nelson Hair Artist and Dani King Hair Studio. Cancellation/Rescheduling Cancellations/rescheduling accepted up to 48 hours before the scheduled service. Within 48 hours of the service, cancellations/reschedules will be charged 100% of the scheduled cost and must be paid before rescheduling/booking new appointments. If you are sick please contact us as soon as possible! We do everything we can to avoid passing sickness around the salon and will happily reschedule you. Please give us as much notice as you can so we have an opportunity to fill your spot. Tardiness Please contact me immediately if you are going to be late to your appointment. Your appointment may need to be rescheduled if you are more than 15 minutes late. My cancellation/reschedule policy will apply. If time allows we may provide the option to receive a portion of your scheduled services. You will be charged 100% of the scheduled service. Return/Refund Policy We do not offer returns or refunds on services, products, or other.
  • Are there any services you don't do?
    Yes! I don't do perms, special occasion styling/weddings, chunky highlights, or vivids (okay maybe I'll do a vivid on occasion). I'm happy to refer you to someone else for these services!
  • What if I need an adjustment after our visit?
    You LOVING your hair is so important to me. Please contact me within 7 days (the sooner the better) so we can get you back in for an adjustment. Please keep in mind that it takes a few visits for us to really get to know each other, and for me to know everything you love- and everything you don't. I won't be offended if you give me feedback that helps me learn what you love!
  • Healthy Hair Promise
    Keeping your hair happy, healthy, and on your head is my #1 priority. We will discuss realistic expectations prior to beginning any service, and I will keep you informed throughout the whole process. If at any point during your service I feel that the integrity of your hair may become compromised, I will immediately discuss other options with you. Please trust that I want to get you to your goal, and I want your hair to be soft, beautiful, and manageable while we get you there! Thank you for your trust.

Shop Eufora

I'm a *little* bit obsessed with Eufora! I made the switch in 2020 when I was looking for a healthy haircare alternative in the hope that reducing chemicals and carcinogens in my daily life would help my hormonal migraines. Not only did my migraines disappear, my guests and I all saw incredible results with our hair and even skin. 

What Makes Eufora Different

It's plant based, fragrance free, and unlike most brands (professional and not) its actually SUPER concentrated. Eufora does not add any water, and instead uses certified organic aloe as the base of their products. Because aloe has a lighter molecular weight than water, it won't weigh your hair down but it will give you tons of benefit!

PS, when you shampoo use a VERY SMALL amount of product with a LOT of water.

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Ready to book?

I can't wait to meet you! Choose either of my easy booking options below.

This experience includes custom shaping a luxurious wash, blow dry & style. Well versed in textured cuts, movement/lived in, and curly textures.

Haircut | 60 minutes | $75

XL Cut | 75 minutes | $95

Curly Cut | 90 minutes | $115

HAIRCUTS

This service is for you if some sparkles you want to blend of fully cover, or if you just want to go darker. Includes retouch, toner and custom conditioning treatment.

 

Leave wet | 60 min | $100

w/ Blowdry | 90 min | $150

w/ Haircut | 2hr | $200

GREY COVERAGE

All highlight packages include custom balayage, foil/foilayage highlights, a tone + treat, and haircut/blowdry to ensure the best results possible (without nickle and diming you on all the extras).

 

Face Framing | 2.25 hr | $225

Maintenance | 3 hr | $300

Impact | 4 hr | $400

Transformation | 5hr+ | $500+

CUSTOM HIGHLIGHTS

Hair feeling a little yellow, brassy, or faded? Want to get your shine back? This is for you. Tone + Treat includes an all over gloss to refresh your color, with a custom conditioning treatment to seal all the goodness in.

 

Leave wet | 45 minutes | $75

W/ Blowdry | 75 minutes | $125

W/ Haircut | 90 minutes | $150

TONE + TREAT

Services

All color packages are charged at the rate of $100 per hour, which includes a haircut/blowdry and any necessary "add ons." I don't belive in sticker shock and I do believe in doing all the services necessary to achieve your dream hair. Stand alone haircuts are charged at the rate of $75 per hour.

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