Educational accomplishments: Redken symposium Vegas, Summit business program, TIGI hands on NYC, Sam villa hands on, Ruth Roche styling, In salon education, graduate from Gene Juarez
How many years have you been in the industry? 15 years
How would you describe your personal style? I love to be trendy, but comfy too! Lipstick always helps me feel brighter and more put together too! I always say when I found red lipstick, I found myself!
What is your favorite thing about doing hair? I have always been inspired by the creativity of it all! I love making people feel good about themselves and making the change they need to love their hair again! I LOVE coloring and a sassy cut too!
What inspired you to be a stylist? I always knew I would do something in a creative field….I had very supportive people in my life that let me do whatever
I loved. I have always been inspired by fashion, arts and movies!
Why luxe for style? Luxe for style is a dream come true for me. It’s my baby (well one of them) and I am one proud mama! This team and this salon have helped shape who I am and have become!
level 5 stylist
Educational accomplishments: In salon education, Redken symposium Vegas, Redken exchange NY, hands on sam villa, graduate
How many years have you been in the industry? 26 years
What is your favorite quote? It’s rare to know someone who’s face is as beautiful as their heart.
What is your guilty pleasure? Housewives of anything!
What is one thing most people don’t know about you? I love to cook, and I am pretty decent at it!
Where do you look for inspiration? Hair and fashion bloggers on Instagram.
level 4A stylist
Educational accomplishments: Graduated from University of Phoenix with a bachelors degree in business management, Graduated from Gene Juarez Academy
How many years have you been in the industry? 10 years
What is your favorite Redken or Surface product right now? Surface dry shampoo
What is your favorite quote? “You’re never fully dressed without a smile”
How would you describe your personal style? Comfortable, versatile, and trendy. I like to be able to go from Work to the gym (or a hike, or a run), and then meet up with friends, without a suitcase of clothes and shoes!
What is your favorite thing about doing hair? I really enjoy making people feel good about themselves. It’s amazing what a good cut/color, or even a genuine conversation can do to lift someone up.
Why luxe for style? After moving across the country in early 2014, and traveling a lot in the past 3 years, Olympia kept calling me home, and I finally listened. Fate, or snow, brought Megan and I together at SEAtac airport, we chatted while waiting for our cancelled flights to rebook. I discovered she was hiring, and I was looking for a salon after just moving back from California. We exchanged numbers, and now, I’m here! This team of women feels like family already. I’m excited to be here!
level 3 stylist
Educational accomplishments: She attended the salon professional academy and completed an associate program when she graduated. She has taken several classes from L'Oreal professionals and is versed in multiple color lines. She continues to learn consistently through various groups online today.
How many years have you been in the industry? 8 years
What is your favorite Redken or Surface product right now? I love the One United spray from Redken! Everyone can use it and it doesn't leave the hair heavy. I cant just pick one product, so the Redken triple dry spray is my next favorite to finish the perfect beachy wave!
What is your favorite thing about doing hair? I love the connections I get to make with people. Doing hair is so much more than hair...its the people you care of while doing it!
Why Luxe for style? Megan recruited me! The vibe promotes a relaxed and professional environment that makes anyone feel like they are loved and welcome!
Whats your guilty pleasure? I can't get enough of TV. Any crime show will suck me right in!
front desk extraordinaire
What is your favorite Redken or Surface product right now? Redken Shine Spray
What is your favorite quote? Be yourself, everyone else is already taken. Oscar Wilde
What is your guilty pleasure? Anything outdoors: Paddle boarding, hiking, biking, kayaking, or tootsie rolls
How would you describe your personal style? Casual and comfy
What is one thing most people don’t know about you? I love haunted houses and scary movies
Why luxe for style? Because awesome people work here!