It is our mission to be a solid team of stylists who continue to grow our businesses and education. We want clients to leave with the best quality service possible.
Click Click Bang is the only salon in Santa Cruz selected to become a Kevin Murphy Sessions Salon.
Meet Our Staff
At Click Click Bang we are here to provide you with most qualified,educated and knowledgeable stylists to make you look and feel your very best. Hair is a beautiful form of self expression all of us here are excited to be apart of that creative process.
Founder & Owner
Emily Legge has over 20 years experience in the industry and is a Santa Cruz hair legend. Emily is inspired by her work here, in San Francisco & Los Angeles. She has done runway shows for the “E” channel & worked the stage at hair shows. With all this and more under her belt, from owning smaller boutique salons to working on private clients in SF, she’s brought her diverse experience to Santa Cruz! Always looking for the latest and greatest technique, Emily expands her education by taking classes at Vidal Sasson on specialty cuts & color, NYC Redken Color training, Bumble and Bumble, Orbe styling, Kevin Murphy styling classes, and Unite education and has attended the Botanical Healing Arts College. Cut, color, style, straightening, keratin- Emily does it all! She has specialized training in hot heads extensions, color matching expert and styling extensions- (not just putting the hair in). Her interest is in keeping the integrity of your hair from the inside out. She says, “My passion for hair styling on not only getting the look but keeping it by working with what you have or what I can add! I love doing long hair as well as precision short cuts. I love doing color… blondes to brunette and everything in between.
Mingling art and community through neoteric beauty.
A fashion and art enthusiast, Jacqueline has a natural eye for design and enjoys meeting challenges with her unlimited creativity. She has nearly 20 years experience in the beauty industry and has strengthened her career with degrees in business, arts, and all things beauty. Her drive for continuing education, precise communication, open collaboration and refined service has produced a great, growing and loyal clientele. Jacqueline has worked both behind the chair and on location with hundreds of wedding parties, on roof top fashion shows at FIDM with San Francisco’s hottest designers, with photographers and artists who’s art displays in local museums and costuming for special events. She enjoys creating hair and make-up looks from soft and sultry, avant grade and wild, to precise fades and mens grooming.
Diving deep into her creative realm whilst applying academic knowledge and technique is where she finds herself most at home. Combining these attributes along with her love of people and building genuine relationships yields unique and personalized hair treatments that bring out the best looks in all her clients.
Jacqueline has two young children and enjoys spending time with them on the beach and nurturing their creativity by planning their next halloween costumes or epic birthday parties. Holding true to her love of challenge and variety you can often find her weight training or competing in muddy spartan races or taking courses in economics or business working toward more degrees.
Jacqueline has taken numerous hair and makeup courses from MAC, Kryolan, Ben Nye, Cabrillo Theater, Schwartzkopf, Redken, Hotheads hair extensions, Unite, Kevin Murphy, Vidal Sassoon, Coopola, Cadeveu, Euphora, Paul Mitchell, Pravanna, Prive, Brazilian blow out, and many more.
She has been doing hair since 2003, and has more than 15 years of experience in the business. Painting being her most beloved hobby gives her a unique detailed eye for color.
She trained under a Redken Color educator and currently uses Redken, Wella and Goldwell. She has had formal Vidal Sassoon cutting training, along with a countless amount of education with Davines, and Kevin Murphy. Her hair theory has always been “to enhance your natural hair and find the right style to give an effortless and classic look”, whether that is for refined, professional, edgy, and of course beachy style.
Following her passion for the beauty industry Kala Kimberly a born local of Santa Cruz has moved around from places such as Northern California on the coast of beautiful Mendocino, to the heart of San Jose , and now happily back to her amazing home town. Loving being back to her roots she is ready to strive for the best. Strongly passionate about each and every style she creates while also having fun.
She enjoys many different fields of the industry however is most passionate about creating dementional beach blonde looks using the technique of Balayage or traditional foiling, dementional or solid deep brunette and reds or bright colors threw out the hair, and last but not least the ever so wonderful men’s hair cut. Being trained under Redken and Shades EQ Kala continues to use these lines to create her beautiful colors, along with Puplriot to create fun and bright color melts and pops. With extensive knowledge on Kevin Murphy she uses these products to keep all of her clients hair in quality condition while also keeping the style of the hair full and alive. Constantly continuing her education she loves to always keep up with the new styles and only give quality services in the salon. Making people believe in them selves to feel and look beautiful is truly what she does best.
Shannon is a Santa Cruz local, with over 15 years of working for independently
owned businesses. Her passions include her three pups, art, beauty, and supporting
the city she loves. Feel free to call or email, and ask for Shannon, if you have any
questions in regards to services, booking, or products.