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Meet Our Team


Audra Redding Hauer is not only a stylist at Uncaged Salon and Spa, but she is also the owner. She was raised in Newport Beach and has been a stylist in the area since 2005. Growing up here has made her uniquely familiar with the community and their needs. She has created a boutique salon experience that caters to clients. Audra prides herself on a high level of customer service. She has an innate ability of connecting with clients. Her straightforward, honest, approach is valued by clients.

Audra is a master of color and a skilled hair cutter. She is a firm believer in continued education. Audra has traveled the world to keep us up on the latest trends and products. Her vast knowledge of the industry is why clients trust her. Audra is an innovator, an artist, and natural born leader. Her passion and enthusiasm for the industry is infectious and her love of the craft is evident.


Amanda Raney is an energetic, bubbly Orange county native. She has an artistic eye and pays impeccable attention to detail. Amanda places a high value in listening to her client's needs and keeping the integrity of the hair. She believes in only the highest level of customer service. With Amanda there are no bad hair days.

Amanda is a true master of her craft and is always taking classes and attending hair shows to stay current. She is well versed in all aspects of the industry. She is trained in a variety of extensions, certified in Brazilian Blowout, and specializes in balayage, the art of free-hand highlighting. Amanda is a Goldwell colorist and an undeniable artist!

Stephanie Smith - stylist

Stephanie has worked professionally as a hair stylist since 2005, graduating from the James Albert Academy of Hair. Born and raised in Southern California, she has accumulated clients all over from San Diego to Los Angeles. She specializes in everything color from beachy blondes and sun kissed balayage, to rich and vibrant brunettes. She has a broad knowledge of Goldwell and Redkin color, along with highlight and balayage placement. With extended education in precision cut and color, Stephanie strives to give you an effortless look that you can recreate at home day after day.

Karli Howe - stylist

Karli Howe was born and raised in OC but after living out of state for three years; she’s grateful to be back in her hometown doing what she loves - Helping people love their hair.

Being licensed for 10 years; she is Brazilian Blowout certified and Sassoon trained in both cut & color techniques. Her main goal is to carefully listen to her clients’ wants & concerns and to plan out what will work best with their lifestyle. Whether it’s a natural, lived-in look or a vibrant colorful style; your hairy godmother will have you looking fancy.

Michelle Sobolak - Salon Manager/Receptionist

Gwen Truelove - Receptionist