Melissa Bridgers is the color director of Louise O’Connor Salon, and brings with her over 20 years of experience. A native of southern California, Melissa studied art and design before training under some of the top colorists in New York, L.A., and Paris. Inspired by individuality, Melissa believes in creating personalized color that leaves her clients feeling beautiful and confident. As one of the leading colorists in the industry, she uses her signature method of mixing traditional foil techniques with free form hair painting. 

Melissa has worked with celebrities such as Kirsten Dunst, Marisa Tomei, Stephanie Seymour, Nicole Kidman, Faith Hill, Jane Fonda, Cynthia Nixon, and Ivana Trump. She also has done editorial work for publications such as Vogue, W, Harpers Bazaar, Allure, Glamour, Marie Claire, and New York

On the small screen, Melissa has lent her talents to national advertising campaigns such as a John Frieda campaign, Judith Lieber for Ivana Trump, and Bulgari with Kirsten Dunst, The View, MTV and New York One.  Her work in film can be seen in Stepford Wives, The Interpreter, Upside Down, and Melancholia.