Bringing a more social, laid-back vibe to the salon experience

About Us

A little jewel on Bainbridge Island, Washington servicing customers from Seattle to Portland and surrounding communities. Our stylists are highly trained professionals who are passionate about their craft, and who genuinely care about the individuals who rely on them for their hair care needs. At Defining Moments Hair Salon you will find that our focus is on what we do best: Precision Customized Haircuts, whether short or long, and Exquisite Personalized Color Services, from meticulous foils to subtle glazes.
Our staff will provide you with friendly, personalized service


  • Heather Nations Stylist/Owner
    Heather has been working as a stylist in the Seattle area for over 8 years.  She specializes in color and cutting techniques creating designs that meet your individual needs.  Heather commits herself to understanding your desired results while preserving the hairs’ integrity and quality.

Wishing Jason the Best...

We wish Jason all the best as he moves on! You will be greatly missed.


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We focus on what we do best, Great Cuts and Customized Color





I have nothing but very high praise for Defining Moments Hair Salon. My hair has never looked better, and I have never had as many compliments on my hair as I do now. — Ameta M.


Quality products with your wallet in mind

Prive Products


Privé formule aux herbes, a premium hair care collection. Prive was personally developed by selecting herbal blends that would achieve the most challenging styles naturally. This array of herbal blends provides extraordinary benefits to each Privé styling, finishing, cleansing, conditioning and treatment formula.

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We cannot stop talking about and using this product



Enriched with ginkgo biloba, green tea and soy, Herbal Blend #10 imparts incredible volume instantly while cleansing the scalp and hair without using any water. Even baby fine hair is left full of amazing body, texture and grip to hold any style.


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Random mix of thoughts and dreams


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These hints will help make your salon visit significantly less confusing for you, give you realistic expectations, and help you to not annoy the hell out of your stylist. 1. “If you want your hair to grow, you need to keep getting it trimmed.” Before I started doing hair, I never understood this because no [...]

Summer Hair Care Tips from Defining Moments Hair Salon

Summer may bring glorious visions of natural highlights and long windblown hair.  The reality?  Summer sun, hot temperatures, and related humidity may damage your hair’s cuticle resulting in dry, drab, split, brittle, frizzy hair and ragged ends. Sun exposure can be just as damaging to unprotected tresses as a super hot blow dryer.  All types, [...]

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  Keratin Treatment I need a keratin treatment for my emotions Something to tame the frizzies, and smooth them straight I’ve tried alcohol and other drugs, but they only mask the feelings The way my favorite hat hides my gray roots, when I’m overdue for a dye job The rain, my shower, my shampoo, washing [...]