Stylist, Educator
Level 5 : Cut price $90


Erin Richardson is a dynamic stylist who views her craft as the highest form of artistic expression. Her talent in hair styling has gained her numerous awards, these include Allure Magazine’s top formal stylist of the year, as well as top colorist in Atlanta for Lucky magazine.

Over the years she has also worked backstage during Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week for designers like Michael Kors, Costello Tagliapietra, and behind the scenes for musical artists Aslyn, The B-52s, and Collective Soul. She has taken her critical insight of the fashion, music, and beauty world and applied it to a multitude of outside projects. Her work with Soda projects include Luxe Trunk shows, the Hero Awards, Mizzae Fashion shows and shoots, and countless others that Soda Salon has been the exclusive hair and make-up for. ! Her flawless styling abilities have been seen in a large number of national and local publications including Allure magazine, The Sunday Paper, The Atlanta Journal Constitution, Lucky Magazine, InStyle, and New You. Her work on television in shows like TBSʼs Movie and a Makeover, and Deserving Design also add to her impressive background. Erin’s extensive education includes numerous highly accredited programs including Redken, Vidal Sassoon, Paul Mitchell, Pivot Point, Bumble&Bumble, Toni&Guy, Kerastase, Alterna, and most recently Rene Furterer. Want to look like your favorite swimsuit model? Wish you had mermaid hair? Add multiple color specialist titles and certifications in numerous hair extension systems to her resume and you have someone ready to fulfill any hair fantasy you might have! ! Erinʼs love of knowledge and the industry has lead her to be Soda’s head educators for their Advanced Education Protege’ Program.

What makes you different, makes you beautiful

As a client Erin prefers you feel relaxed, in Soda’s one-on-one atmosphere you remain the center of our attention as she makes you feel like a star. Her personal attention and ability to read the language your hair is speaking has allowed her to share her love and passion with many. Being a “curly girl” over the years she has found a niche in what is considered “problematic” hair, she excels with difficult textures of any length and thickness. Whether you are looking for product knowledge and techniques to tame down the wild beast or a just few tricks and tips to enhance your natural texture, Erin will help you learn to love your hair. “What makes you different, makes you beautiful.”