Our Approach

DBS Salon and everyone working with us strives to ensure that you are receiving the type and quality of hair or makeup services you need to achieve your desired look while sticking to your budget. We customize your hair, makeup and photography services based on what your current routines and desired level of commitment are. We encourage you to ask questions, to learn and to get creative with your hair. We want to make sure you can recreate your salon look at home.

Our Story

As a young girl Sandra always had a passion for hair and makeup. Sandra is that little girl who sat quietly in awe by everyone's individuality. Amazed that your hair, makeup and wardrobe can say so much about who you are. Sandra finds beauty in everyone and strives to unlock the confidence that sits inside you. Sandra has created a salon filled with like-minded artists who encourage each other and their guests to grow into the best version of themselves.

Sandra Moreno is an award winning stylist on the cutting edge of hair design. Sandra graduated from The REDKEN Academy for Salon Professionals, became a REDKEN Certified Colorist, a Certified Simplicity Hair Extensions Specialist as well as a Deva Curl Advanced Stylist for curly hair and a Curl Coach for DevaCurl. Sandra loves haircuts, hair color, special occasion up-do styling, bridal hair and airbrush makeup for weddings; as well as fashion hair and makeup for modeling. Sandra enjoys creating art in the fashion industry; providing hair and makeup for fashion events, local television, photo-shoots and more. As a published hair and makeup designer, she strives to achieve that picture perfect look on all of her clients.

Sandra pairs up with her husband Juan Moreno of JAM Photos to offer you a unique experience. JAM Photos offers portrait sessions, family photos, event, commercial, wedding as well as fine art photography. Juan likes to tell a story with his images, from the family portrait to the business headshot, he works hard to create a mood and aesthetic that will capture the essence of who and what he place in his frames. Juan Moreno studied photography at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco and is a Phase One Certified Professional. Together, Designs by Sandra and JAM Photos brings you quality hair, makeup and photography design. Please be sure to check out our work and follow us on Facebook at Designs by Sandra and JAM Photos.

Meet the Team

We are each unique.  DBS Salon offers a creative space for only the best. 

Sandra Moreno

Master Hair Stylist and Makeup Designer = Salon Founder

Sandra Moreno is an Advanced DevaCurl Stylist and Curl Coach as well as a Redken Certified Hair Colorist.  As a Master Hairstylist,  Sandra loves haircuts, hair color, special occasion up-do styling, bridal hair and airbrush makeup for weddings; as well as fashion hair and makeup for modeling.  Sandra loves creating low maintenance hair care routines that leaves your hair looking fabulous all year around. Sandra is the Bay Area's Curl Specialist. Sandra graduated from the prestigious Redken Academy for Salon Professionals and continues to seek out education not only as an instructor but as a life long learner.  To book an appointment with Sandra text (408)-874-6879 or click HERE.

Juan Moreno

Photographer

Juan Moreno studied photography at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco.  He has a unique ability to capture relaxed, natural and uplifting portraits.  If you need new head shots for your online profiles or you are ready for a timeless portrait of you or your entire family, Juan is your best choice in photographers.  To book your photography appointment please request a phone consultation HERE.

Liz Rains

Remote Reservationist

Liz loves gardening, art and family! Liz helps us keep the schedule straight and the lines of communication open.

Mehr Hussain

Level 2 Stylist

Originally from London, Mehr Hussain is a Vidal Sassoon, Redken Certified Colorist and DevaCurl inspired hair stylist offering services for women and children. Specializing in haircuts, hair color, blow drys, and special occasion hair and makeup and threading services.

I absolutely love hair styling, and am very passionate about my work. Since I was a young girl, I knew I wanted to become a hair stylist. I have taken courses internationally at every opportunity I could find in order to enhance my skills and learn new techniques.

Being a hair and makeup artist is detail-oriented work. The intricacy of each design and color always fascinates me and makes me want to aim for perfection each time.  I closely listen to every client, and want to understand what you're looking for and how I can make your day! I promise to do the best I can to make sure you leave the chair with a smile on your face and a desire to return.

I offer various hair, makeup, and threading services for women and children and am located in Sunnyvale, California in the South Bay.

To book Mehr Hussain please visit HERE or call/text (408) 680-8705.

Sophia Briana

 Level 1 Hair Stylist / Assistant

Sophia Briana has a passion for hair color and an inspiration for curls.  Sophia is Sandra's full time assistant and right hand. Sophia graduated from the Paul Mitchell School in 2015 and has been honing her skills ever since.

Alexandrea Marie

Level 1 Hair Stylist

Alexadrea Marie graduated from the Redken Academy for Salon Professionals in 2011. Alexandrea is a part-time hairstylist and Saturday assistant with Sandra.  Alexandrea enjoys haircuts, hair color, special occasion up-do styling and bridal hair.  To book an appointment with Alexandrea please text/call (408)-874-6879 or click HERE.