I love change; therefore, I enjoy having the opportunity to help my customers achieve a new look that compliments them.
I am a people person, and I walk the extra mile to make my customers feel welcomed and comfortable in my chair.
I enjoy coaching my customers on how to use the products and tools needed to achieve the unique look they are after. I am also very resourceful and creative, and I enjoy giving my clients ideas for new looks.
Certifications & Continuing Education:
2017 Redken Symposium in Las Vegas, NV:Training on wide range of new trends, techniques, products and tools from some of Redken and Pureology's finest hair professionals.
Rooted Blondes by Redken Exchange Educator Tara Gardiner: Training on techniques to deliver a rooted look with for highlighted guests.
Hands-on Hair Design Training with Celebrity Hairstylist Sam Villa:Training on techniques to create disconnection in bob haircuts, with the intention to add movement and texture without loosing its shape, and on a wide range of braids and hair designs.
Color Correction Training with Redken Exchange Educator Julie Lahr: Training on methods to safely remove cosmetic color, color removers, and re-pigmentation.
Short Haircuts, Razored & Textured Designs with Redken Exchange Educator Brian Bowman: Advanced training in razor cutting to create textured haircuts, compressed haircutting techniques, interior layering to add or remove volume, and road maps to transition long hair to a pixie haircut.
L'Oreal Professionnel Pro Fiber Certification:Training on consultation, application and prescription for L'Oreal Professionnel's new hair repair technology - Pro Fiber.
Babylights and Color Paneling by Redken Exchange educator Jerric Fruits:Training on fine balayage techniques to create a subtle, sun-kissed effect.
Hotheads Tape Hair Extensions Certification: Training on the application and maintenance of Tape Hair Extensions by Hotheads.
Advance Curly Hair Training with International Redken Exchange Educator Marilyn Rose: Training on how to identify natural curl patterns, haircutting techniques for each curl pattern, and on appropriate techniques to apply haircare and hairstyling products without disrupting the curl.
Pureology Pureform Haircutting Class: Training on creating a roadmap to transition hairstyles from long to short, and different haircutting and texturizing techniques for short and disconnected hairstyles.
Color & Know Why at the NYC Redken Exchange Academy: 4 days course that covers the principles of color theory, wide range of color application techniques, and Redken color families.
Long Bobs (LOBS) and Textured Hair Designs with NYC Redken Exchange Educator Jesse Linares: Training on haircutting techniques to create different variations of long bobs, and texturizing techniques for shorter hair designs.
Advance Balayage Training with NYC Redken Exchange Educator Julie Lahr:Training on French and American Balayage techniques.
Advanced Redken Color Technology & Application by Tara Gardiner: In-depth training on color theory & Redken Color Technology to achieve a wide range of color results.
Balayage & S'Ombre Class: Training on Balayage application techniques to deliver natural highlights (hand-painted) and S’Ombre Styles.
Bobs & Pixies Haircut Class by NAHA Winner Ryan Teal: Training on cutting, blending and texturizing techniques used to deliver popular bob styles and Pixie haircuts.
Davines "Mask" & "A New" Color Class:Training on color theory and color formulation using Davines Mask & A-New Color Systems.
Davines "Essential Haircare" & "More Inside Styling Line" in-depth Class:Training on prescribing, application, and layering of Davines Haircare & Hairstyling products.
Keratherapy Smoothing Treatments Class: Tools, products and application of 100% formaldehyde free smoothing keratin treatments.
Davines Flamboyage Class:a new and modern european technique, designed to lighten or darken the hair using Flamboyage Meche paper instead of foils. This technique helps create unique, beautiful, natural tones that give the hair depth.
DevaCurl Class:a specialty haircutting technique, and line of products, designed for curly hair styling needs.
Davines Color Correction Class: Advance color theory, & techniques to safely remove existing color molecules while minimizing impact on hair structure.
PefecTress Microlink Hair Extensions Certification:Certification to apply single strand, microlink hair extensions.
Microlink Weft Hair Extensions Class:Application of weft hair extensions using microrings, extension maintenance, and upkeep procedures.
REF Advanced Color Mixing Techniques Class: Training on techniques to identify clients' unique undertones, and ways to use them towards color formulations.
Paul Mitchell Block Coloring Class:Specialty color application technique designed to create dramatic contrast by using blocks of different colors and tones.
Paul Mitchell Disconnected Haircuts Class: Techniques used to create edgy haircuts with multi-length layers, movement and texture.
REF Styling & Finishing Class:Styling tips and product layering/cocktailing for popular looks.