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Danielle Benson

Owner, Master Stylist II  & Certified Hair Extensionist

Beginning her career 10+ years ago at Barton Creek Resort’s Three Springs Spa, Danielle put herself thru cosmetology school while working full time and still find time to observe the talented stylist around her. After finishing school, she decided to take on a bigger challenge and joined the team at Jose Luis Salon. With a nine month apprenticeship, Danielle mastered the ability to understand each client’s personal needs. After learning the Jose Luis cutting method, taking extensive Wella color classes, and displaying a passion for hair, she has built a clientele that ranges from long dimensional blondes to radiant red heads and a proportionate mix of men and women. Her work has been displayed in fashion shows for Richie Rich, Art Bra, Austin Fairy Godmother, Tribeza and Pi Beta Phi Alumnae Spring Fashion Preview. Danielle’s attention to detail and creativity has made her a respected and desired stylist in Austin Danielle was recently voted “Best Men’s Stylist” in the 2012 Beauty Issue of Austin Monthly Magazine! Danielle is a certified Great Lengths extensions stylist and has achieved the status as a Wella Master Certified Colorist & Goldwell Master Colorist. Danielle & Wild Orchid have been annual sponsors and provided hair & makeup services each year for the Beautifully Loved annual fashion show for Children's Blood & Cancer Center at Dell with rave reviews. Adding to her philanthropic endeavors, Danielle has been a Lifeworks Legacy Member for the past 5 years- aiding the mission to advocate for youth and families seeking their path to self-sufficiency.