Daniel Michael Salon opened in February 2004 and is currently located at Ortega Ranch Plaza. Over the last eleven years, have earned a reputation for exceptional customer service and high quality styling. We constantly evolve our stylists' skills and expose them to the latest techniques through our extensive education program.
Experience the Beauty Within Yourself at Daniel Michael Salon.
For stylist availability please call (949) 489–3201.
Danny Berumen is one of the proprietors of Daniel Michael Salon, which was established in 2004. He has been a part of the hairdressing industry for over 2 decades.
He began his educational journey working closely and partnering with celebrity hairdresser Allen Edwards. In 1994, he was an integral part of the artistic team as creative director and partner that launched Toni & Guy in California.
During his time as a hairdresser, Danny has traveled worldwide with the Toni & Guy/TIGI Bead Head product division to promote education in hope of motivating the industry and bringing it to the next level.
After all the experience through the years, it was time to create a team of his own and a culture in hairdressing utilizing standards in education and customer service and so began the inception of Daniel Michael Salon.
Danny's "Key to Success" is support, education and teamwork. He hopes to inspire hairdressers with constant improvement and never ending change by getting his staff involved and motivated to achieve their goals
As one of the owners of Daniel Michael Salon, Regina has an extensive background in hairstyle, coloring, and salon management.
Within her first 5 years in the industry, she became one of the top stylists in Allen Edwards' Newport Beach Salon. At that time she was credited for doing editorial work for celebrity magazine covers.
Her career then progressed into management which lead to partnership with Allen Edwards and later Toni & Guy, eventually leading her to open Daniel Michael Salon in 2004.
Regina takes great pride in giving back to the community. She currently works with Second Harvest Food Bank to help eliminate hunger in Orange County. As a hairdresser and color educator, Regina is inspired by magazines, fashion, art, and all of the talented hairdressers that surround her.
Christina has been a hairdresser for 22 years. She started her career with Allen Edwards Salon, and continued on as a color specialist with Toni & Guy Hairdressing.
Her education background includes annual Toni& Guy academy training for hair cutting and coloring, L’Oreal and Goldwell color knowledge classes, as well as Kerastase classes.
Christina’s expertise is in creating natural highlights and hair coloring. She also excels at formal styles for all occasions including weddings.
She is the manager, color educator and TIGI, Kerastase and Shu Uemura product specialist for Daniel Michael Salon. In 2007, she became a partner to Danny and Regina in this salon.
Christina is dedicated to quality customer service and to providing an enjoyable experience for her clientele.
Jacqui joined Daniel Michael Salon in 2003.
She attended Elegante Beauty School and has received advanced education at the Toni + Guy and L'Oreal Paris Academies in NYC. Jacqui has been expertly trained in hair extensions, including Cinderella Hair, Racoon, Balmain and Dream Catchers brands.
In addition to her formal education, she stays up-to-date by watching hair styling webinars and following hair and fashion trends on social media.
Jacqui's specialty is color; especially balayage, ombré, vivid fashion colors and color correction. Her passion is to create beautiful hair and make every client feel gorgeous!
Adam started his hairdressing career with Toni & Guy over 10 years ago.
He excels at both women's and men's haircuts and is an in-salon cutting educator for our new talent
Adam is continually pursuing advanced education with TIGI and L'Oreal.
His passion for hair is reflected in the creative styles he gives to his clientele.
Krystal has been a part of the Daniel Michael family sine June 2005.
Krystal's talents are constantly evolving. Her specialties are corrective color and balyage. Currently she is obsessing over soft, melty color.
She believes the key for staying current in this industry is continued education. Recently Krystal attended TIGI's advanced academy in New York, then just six weeks later she became certified in Natural Beaded Row Hair Extensions. We are ecstatic to share she will be level 3 certified in NBR extensions in June 2018.
Jason first joined the Daniel Michael family in 2006.
Jason continually pursues advanced education at both the TIGI Learning Lab in Dallas, TX, and TIGI Advanced Academy in NYC, as well as in-salon education classes from TIGI, Kerastase and L'Oreal Paris.
He finds great inspiration from his experience as an educator within Daniel Michael Salon, playing an integral role in the mentoring of new talent as they make their progression through our education program, from assistant to stylist.
Jason specializes in utilizing advanced cut and color techniques to create a style tailored to each client's individual needs. He takes great pleasure in establishing a connection with every client that is both fun and professional; developing a salon experience that is exciting and uniquely gratifying.
Lauren Has been in the beauty industry for 13 years and is extremely passionate about hair.
She is constantly evolving her technique and is highly knowledgeable and experienced in both cut and color. She strives to create gorgeous, healthy, lifestyle-friendly hair.
Lauren's attention to detail , hard work, and great attitude make every appointment something to look forward to!
Trevor has been a part of the Daniel Michael Salon family since 2008.
He attended Lake Forest Beauty College while starting out as an assistant. Trevor has received advanced education from L'Oreal and TIGI in New York City and Dallas, TX.
Trevor loves every aspect of the hair industry, and specializes in both men's and women's cut and color.
Vanessa has been a part of the Daniel Michael Salon team since 2013.
She was educated at the Paul Mitchell School in Costa Mesa, Calif., and attended Paul Mitchell Caper for education in 2011.
Vanessa knows the ins and outs of Daniel Michael Salon, beginning as an assistant in 2011 and flourishing into a talented stylist; receiving extensive in-salon education from TIGI and L'Oreal Paris along the way.
Vanessa specializes in creative color and is incredibly talented with styling; especially updos.
Shelly joined Daniel Michael Salon in 2015.
She received formal education at Golden West College in Huntington Beach, CA. She has also been trained in Schwarzkopf, Goldwell, Nayo Organic and Colure colors, as well as Keratin Complex and Brazilian Blowout smoothing treatments.
Shelly specializes in organic color and smoothing treatments.
Specializing in custom hair colour for nearly 20 years with a focus on result driven techniques and an emphasis on proper hair colour formulation, Jarrod’s constant attention to detail allows him to create personalized hair colour for each individual client that is seamless, dimensional, contemporary and low maintenance.
Fortunate to work on Hollywood clients Mamie Gummer, Tia Carrere, Famke Janssen, Mia Sara and more, as well as work on Bravo’s hit T.V. show Blowout, Jarrod’s work has been featured in L.A. Fashion Week, Friday Night Lights, ER, Angel, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, CSI:Miami, Sex and the City and Nip/Tuck.
Mentored by Gina Khan of San Francisco and work with industry legends Jonathan Antin, Yosh Toya, Sean Jahanbigloo and Jennifer J, along with contracts as a colour educator for Logics and TIGI Copyright Colour, Jarrod continues to elevate his passion for hair colour while maintaining an inspired and spirited drive to achieve a mastery of his craft.
Katie first joined the Daniel Michael Salon family in 2010.
She began her training with advanced education through Toni + Guy, where she quickly developed a passion and commitment to her craft. She continues to refine her skills and gain new experience as as educator for Shu Uemera Art of Hair and Kérastase. Katie's education extends beyond the salon to fashion shoots, awards ceremonies, editorial and platform work.
Katie is inspired by all things beautiful and has made effortless, natural hair her signature style. She offer a wide variety of services; from custom color, haircuts and treatments to Bespoke extensions and unique styles for any occasion.
Katie has a true passion for developing a relationship with each client. She emphasizes a thorough consultation, listening to and fulfilling her clients' needs while striving to enhance the health of their hair.
Ryan has been a part of the Daniel MIchael Salon family since 2013.
She started as an assistant in our advanced training program. Ryan has received extensive in-salon color and cutting education from L'Oreal and TIGI.
In addition to her formal education, Ryan stays inspired by following hair, beauty, and fashion trends through social media.
Ryan's creativity, passion and love for hair is what makes her such a talented stylist. She specializes in creative color and utilizes the latest cutting techniques to create a unique style for each of her clients.
Our goal is to provide a welcoming environment for our clients. We contribute to the ongoing education of our staff by hosting quarterly hands-on advanced classes with L'Oreal, TIGI, Kerastase or Shu Uemura. We also enjoy bringing our staff together to create new images for our salon portfolio with bi-annual photo shoots. This enables our stylists to have knowledge of the current trends in the beauty and fashion industry. Our in-salon advanced education classes allow us to offer specially-priced color and haircuts every Monday with our junior stylists.
If you are interested in joining our team, we would love to meet you! Please come by the salon with your resume and portfolio.