Rick has over 20 years of experience, including 3 years as a TIGI ambassador/product educator. With advanced training in cutting and coloring for men and women, Rick’s goal is to provide a professional and comfortable experience at every visit. He strives to help clients keep up with the latest hair trends to look and feel their best.


656 Quince Orchard Rd. suite 110

Gaithersburg, Md 20878

Walk-ins welcome.

Appointments preferred.

Meet Our Stylists

An AVEDA Exclusive Salon

Amy Haft

With three decades in this industry, Amy has gained a tremendous amount of education and experience, so she can make you feel beautiful inside and out! Having attended training in top international cities such as NYC, Dallas, Vegas, and DC, Amy received her master colorist accreditation through Redken, and continues education to bring you the latest color techniques. With a love for color, and taming unruly textures with keratin treatments, she is dedicated to the team at Illusions hair studio and the highly rated clientele! When not in the salon, you will either find her in the gym, or searching for a new restaurant to try!

Pat McWilliams

Pat knew from the time she was in high school that she wanted to help people feel better about themselves. She worked very hard over the years on building her clientele and feels like they have become like friends and family. She can best be described as creative, patient, therapeutic and aspiring, she calls herself the "Therapeutic Hairstylist." She takes the time to know what you want.

Attilio Campanaro

Perfection is Attilio's only acceptable standard when it comes to hairdressing. He will undoubtedly accomplish any look you are going for. So, whether you’re looking for soft and sleek or bold and brilliant, Attilio is the stylist you want by your side! A graduate from the prestigious Graham Webb Academy, Attilio is great at catering to his client’s needs by transforming their vision in masterpieces. This outstanding artist has a vast knowledge of product and can reveal the missing puzzle piece to your ideal hairstyle. 

Grace Campanaro

Grace famous quote is "I am frustrated artist at heart. I see my client as an unframed picture. Change the frame, and you change the image. I am here to change your image." With over 40 years of experience as a stylist, Grace has gained valuable experience in the industry.

Silia Di Franco

Silia graduated from the prestigious Graham Academy in 2001 . She stays current with both hair and fashion trends to give her clients the most cutting-edge styles. She updates her skills through continuous education and has attended advanced training through many of today's top beauty industry trendsetters such as Aveda. Silia is very creative, fun and passionate about the art of hair fashion. Silia merges stylish sophistication with youthful vitality to produce a trend-setting creation every time.

Goli Sotudeh

Hair is my passion and making people look and feel great is my ultimate goal. I have been in the business for over fourty years now and I can't imagine doing anything else. I will carefully listen to what your desired look is, and I will give you my honest and professional opinion on how we can achieve that.