Master Colorist | Extension Specialist 

Riccardo has been a color specialist for over 15 years. Originally from Italy, he draws inspiration from Italian architecture, art, and fashion. He began his career in the hair industry by apprenticing at Vidal Sassoon. 

After two years with Sassoon, he accepted an offer to further foster his craft with the creative team at diPietro Todd, San Francisco.

Eager to share his creativity and knowledge he went to Cowboys and Angels Salon to become an educator for aspiring colorists.

In search of a more creative environment, he worked with Cheung to create the concept of Elan Hair Salon. Riccardo is renowned for his blondes and has a remarkable talent for various hair extension methods.