Known for her love of fashion and dubbed the queen of Balayage, Leslie has become Chicago's most sought after Color Specialist. After studying fashion and landing a receptionist position in a salon Leslie found herself in love with the hair industry. She has always said that hair and fashion are the perfect pair and her fashion background has helped her tremendously; drawing inspiration from fashion history and current trends. Leslie has now been in what she feels is one of the most amazing industries for almost sixteen years, working exclusively as a Color & Balayage Specialist. Shores was voted Chicago's "Best Of" Hair Colorist 2017 by CS Magazine.