Meet The Staff

While we love our eclectic West End Salon in beautiful Portsmouth, NH, it’s our talented and professional staff that separates e⋅clips Salon from the competition! Get to know your new stylists, esthetician and nail professional, and then give us a call to book your next appointment at 603-427-5555.

Diana, Master Stylist & Owner

Master Stylist and Owner of eclips Salon, Diana knows how to bring out the best in you! Diana has dedicated her entire adult career mastering her craft in the beauty industry, and has been servicing clients around the seacoast area for 35+ years. She prides herself in knowing that a proper consultation is the most important part of your service with her.  Whether you’re looking for a rich color, dimensional blondes, or something in between, Diana delivers and she pulls it all together with custom haircuts and blow-outs for a finished look. Prior to opening eclips Salon, Diana successfully owned, operated and worked behind the chair in someone else’s salon to realize her true calling and hence, eclips Salon was born.

Amanda Wells, Esthetician

After attending UNH and working in the restaurant industry for many years, Amanda began working at a Day Spa and fell in love with the skincare industry.  Amanda graduated from the Institute of Skin Science in Rye, NH and received her esthetics licenses in both New Hampshire and Massachusetts.  Her career took her around the seacoast before settling in at e⋅clips Salon.  Amanda’s goal is to pamper you from head to toe and to bring out your individual, natural beauty.  Amanda uses state of the art and natural skincare products, including a vegetable based eyelash tint, and a gentle hard and soft waxing system. 

Visit www.skincarebyamanda.com for specials and service updates, and follow her on Facebook.

Micheal O'Leary, Stylist

Micheal grew up around the hair industry and has been a Licensed Cosmetologist for over 30 years.  He has plied his trade in Portsmouth NH for his entire career, calling the seacoast his home.  Micheal enjoys interacting with his clients and loves all aspects of hair design from cutting, coloring, highlighting, styling, smoothing/straightening, permanent waves and facial waxing.  Micheal offers his services to entire families, and he is available 5 days per week including 3 evenings for your convenience. Micheal uses Matrix Colors and Styling Products.
 

Jesse Marcoux, Stylist

Jesse has been providing professional hair care on the seacoast area for over 35 years. He is a certified hair color technician, with a wide range of skills: color consultations, traditional hair cutting, razor cuts and various color techniques including color corrections. Jesse was first trained as a barber, then later finished cosmetology school to further enhance his professional skills.

Pam Browne, Stylist

Previously of Salon Paragon, Pam brings over 30 years of industry expertise with her to e⋅clips Salon.  Pam has been with us since 2011.  She loves interacting with her clients and enjoys all aspects of hair design including coloring, haircutting, perms, foil and cap highlighting, styling and blowouts.  When Pam is not at the salon, she enjoys spending time with her family, pets and rescuing feral cats.

Christine Long, Stylist

Christine Long has been in the hair industry for over 20 years. She has extensive experience in coloring and cutting techniques that are beautiful and timeless. Trained with Canada’s MEKKA System of hair cutting in Montreal under the direction of Kathy Simon, she still follows the philosophy today. Christine is also a former educator with Schwarzkopf Professional hair products. Christine most recently added Oway organic hair color to her products providing an outstanding option for color clients for the least amount of chemicals with beautiful results. Christine also loves creating up styles and has an ever increasing bridal and special event clientele.

Vicki Luu, Nail Technician

Vicki graduated from the Portsmouth Beauty School in 1998.  Since then she’s watched the nail industry evolve for the better.  Vicki joined e⋅clips Salon in 2013 and has since satisfied the needs of not only her own extensive client base but also the many clients of the e⋅clips team.  Vicki remans true to what she learned in school and never takes any short cuts.  Vicki takes pride in what she does.  When she’s not with a customer you’ll always find her sanitizing the tools and equipment of her trade.  Vicki has been a Self-Employed Nail Technician for over 10 years which allows her to accommodate each client’s schedule.  Vicki specialize in manicures, pedicures and paraffin treatments.  Her services include:  OPI Acrylics, Dip Powder, OPI & Gelish Gels and Mood Colors.  When she’s not in the salon, and that’s very infrequently, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
 

Liz Sygowski, Stylist

After living in Florida for 12 years, Liz returned to the beautiful NH Seacoast in 2011. She previously worked in Portsmouth NH before joining eclips Salon in 2014. Liz uses the “organic and natural” hair color line All-Nutrient, which is free of sulfates, plastics, and any other synthetic ingredients that strip the hair. The results are a beautiful, intense hair color that’s good for you! In addition to precision haircuts and razor cuts, Liz excels in hair coloring, highlights, low-lights, dimensional blonding, keratin smoothing/straightening, corrective color and blowouts. She keeps with the industry trends and enjoys newer techniques such as Strand-Lights (baby lights), Foilayage, Fantasy Colors and Balayage. One of Liz’s best attributes is the ability to listen to her clients and deliver upon that. She goes above and beyond insuring a client consultation prior to any service, and carries it through with strong attention to detail resulting in desired results before you walk out the door. Don’t be surprised if you get a follow up postcard in the mail from Liz. She makes every effort to reach out to new clients to ensure continued satisfaction. Liz’s business mantra… “I am grateful for the privilege to have clients in my chair, the opportunity to make them look and feel their best, and for the relationships that are established.” Liz invites you to follow her on Facebook and Instagram, or visit her website at www.TalkingHedz.net. Will you be featured next? Book directly today by calling or texting Liz at 603-702-1455. Whatever your goal, Liz will help you achieve it!

Serena Beauchesne, Stylist

Meet Serena!  Serena has been part of the e⋅clips staff since 2015.  Prior to e⋅clips she spent four years at the Kathleen Gregoire Salon in Market Square.  Serena is multi-talented and passionate about the industry.  In addition to an array of hair services offered, she also performs facial threading.  When not at the salon or with family, Serena enjoys spending time at her gym, paddle boarding and knitting.
 

Louis Terramagra, Stylist

Louis Terramagra from Boston on Newberry Street owned two salons named Terramagra and Renaissance before opening Terramagra Salon in Portsmouth NH in 1983.  His career spans many years and the result is excellence in all forms of color and styling.  Louis is currently taking clients and appointments may be made by calling 603-944-3487. 

Peggy Clifford, Stylist

Born and raised in the seacoast area, Peggy has been in the industry for 30+ years.  She is a Certified Master Colorist and Stylist.  A previous salon owner of 15 years, Peggy was looking for a change and decided to continue working creatively behind the chair and offering more services to her clients as part of e⋅clips Salon.  Peggy holds dual licensing in NH for both cosmetology and esthetics.  “I feel fortunate for the relationships that have been built over time with my clients.  When I’m not enjoying my work behind the chair, I’m happiest spending time with my family, sweet rescue Dixie and good friends! I look forward to meeting you.” 
 

Lisa Richards, Stylist

Lisa is a Portsmouth native who has been passionate about hair her whole life.  She owned and operated her own hair salon in Portsmouth for 8 years.  Now with over 25 years of experience, Lisa is skilled in precision cutting and working with her clients to get just the right look.  She loves working with the e⋅clips Salon team and her outgoing nature makes her easy to communicate with during consultations.  Her attention to detail means that she always strives to give you the perfect look.

Caity Marino, Stylist

Caity Marino is a seasoned hairstylist with over 10 years experience working in Portsmouth NH. Specializing in keeping up with the latest trends in styles and color, she has the ability to create bright and dimensional blondes, vibrant reds, rich browns and cool toned hair.  She achieves these looks by using her expertise in foiling, color melting, grey coverage and balayage to give each client their own unique style. Caity can accommodate a wide variety of styles whether you’re looking for a precision cut, soft movement, edgy texture or simply a blow out to complete your look. She prides herself on giving her clients a complete consultation in order to provide the best possible experience and outcome for their hair.  In addition she is also a master barber providing fresh and on trend looks for her male clients.  Caity has a passion for beauty and fashion, and helping people look and feel their best. 

Doug Werts, Stylist

Douglas comes to e⋅clips Salon with 30+ years of designing experience. He has worked with many different color lines to find the one that best suits his guests. He excels in many aspects of precision cutting, coloring, foiling and barbering.  He will make you feel special from the first consultation throughout the whole entire experience at e⋅clips Salon.

Sheila Philp, Stylist

Sheila Philp is a Master Stylist and Certified Master Colorist. An experienced stylist, she offers precision cutting, smoothing treatments and perms as well as her specialty color services. While Sheila loves every aspect of the color field, she excels in blondes, reds, foiling, foilayage, balayage and has a blast with fashion shades.  She believes in collaboration between stylist and client, whether to achieve a classic look, latest trend or an artful, innovative combination of the two.  This is further enhanced by the use of the finest styling products and superior color line to perfect the experience. Her philosophy is that while hair fashion can be a fun process, the ultimate goal is making the client look and feel their best!

Laurentine Newton Cote, Barber/Stylist

Laurentine is a 30-year veteran in the hair business. After attending an exclusive school receiving her degree in both barbering and cosmetology, she spent some time doing hair backstage at Runway shows.  A previous salon owner of 5 years, Laurentine relocated to Portsmouth in 2012 and insists that it is the best city to be in!