Unique Among Professional Hair Salons in Durham NC

Welcome to our Studio

Culture Hair Studio is focused on being the best hair salon in Durham and the whole Triangle area, while taking the craft of hair further for stylist and our guests everyday. Offering fashion forward hair cuts and professional Wella hair color, we have Oribe hairstylist offering a great collection of Oribe Haircare Products to protect and enhance your look. The salon offers a unique and creative atmosphere with a team of stylist focused on your best look. We believe haircuts and color can be part of what makes our guests come alive and we want each guest to experience the difference professional hair care and professional hair stylist can make. Call us today at 919-680-4779 to book an appointment for your hair cut and color needs. 

Hair cuts

Oribe haircare trained and educated hair stylist will give you a new look and cutting edge style at our salon in Durham, NC.  Our professional hair stylist will consult with you on the look you want focus on being the best hair stylist near you.

Creative styling

Looking to create a new look for a party or holiday event? Look no further than our local salon.  Meet with a hairdresser in our Durham salon and they will give you an up-do, a trendy cutting edge look, or a vintage inspired design .  

hair color

For our colors, the salon uses Wella Professional Hair Color, and owner Katie Manselle is a former winner of the Wella Trendvision competition.  We strive to be the best hair coloring salon our guests have experienced, and won't be satisfied until our guests love their hair color.    

Open and creative space in downtown Durham.


The Studio space is full of light and inspiration. It was once a barber school, has formerly bottled Coca-Cola, and is a Historic Building in Durham. We love being a part of downtown Durham and joining the community with other great hair salons located downtown. Come in and be inspired for your new hair cut or hair salon color!


Our Philosophy as an Oribe Hair Salon

We see things a little differently, we want to be part of a movement that redefines the standard of hair care and helps elevate the craft.  As an Oribe Hair Salon we are hair obsessed and never want to stop learning and improving.

Seating area for our guests.

A Colors Hair Salon

Katie has trained with many of the industries leading experts in the field of hair color and we have a passion to be a colors hair salon that helps move the industry further.

Wash bowls.

Wella Hair Salons and brilliant color

As a Wella Hair Salon we create the full palette of colors and will work with our guest to achieve the unique hue and tone they seek.

Culture Hair Studio Services Menu

women's cut


men's cut


dreadlock maintenance



$60 / 1st hour


full color (single process)


partial highlights


full highlights


partial balayage


full balayage


root (up to 1/2 inch)


full color glaze


color gloss


Olaplex Add-on


color correction -- tbd on consultation

If you don't love your hair, please let us know within 7 days so we can make it flawless.