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Vanessa was born and raised in So Cal. Her passion for hair began in 2003. Through the years, she has fallen in love with creating dimension and lived-in color for the busy career woman. Vanessa has been a Certified Redken Colorist since 2014. Her ongoing passion for hair has led her to invest in some of the best education available in the haircare industry, from business to technical and personal development. She is currently training with Natural Beaded Row Hand Tied Extensions. Vanessa is extremely excited to be able to make a positive impact and connect with like-minded women through her joy of hair. When she is not behind the chair or working behind the scenes, you can find Vanessa hiking in nature, catching up on Real Housewives on Bravo, or spending time with her loved ones. 

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Vanessa Lomeli

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After owning a successful barbershop for over 15 years, Edward decided to crossover into the salon world. Edward believes in providing technical precision cuts without taking shortcuts. He revels in the details to make your hair look its absolute best! He also has an extensive history in coursework that allowed him to become an expert in technical, precision cuts. Edward has trained nationally for academies with great notoriety such as Vidal Sassoon, Paul Mitchell, and American Crew to name a few. His philosophy on hair is that there is no one-size-fits-all approach. Each cut is tailored specifically and uniquely to each individual. His vision is to create a salon environment in which both men and women can receive high-quality upscale services performed by innovative artists in an atmosphere of creativity and passion.

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Edward Soto

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Ingrid was born and raised in Orange County, California. She began her career as a freelance, self-tough makeup artist. She specializes in glamour and bridal makeup. After many years in the makeup industry, Ingrid decided to enroll in cosmetology school. There, is where her passion for hair ignited. She now specializes in color corrections and modern color techniques such as balayage, baby lights, and lived-in dimension blonde. In her spare time, Ingrid enjoys making YouTube videos and hair tutorials to share on Instagram. Her biggest passion is making women feel their worth, enhance their natural beauty, rebuild confidence and empower them to be their best version of themselves.

Ingrid Villanueva

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Samantha found her passion in the beauty industry at a young age. She attended cosmetology school her senior year of high school and obtained her Cosmetology license in 2011. Initially, she pursued her interest in makeup, working at Macy's across a wide range of cosmetic lines. However, her attachment and passion to the beauty industry eventually led her to pursue hair and makeup full-time. Samantha was able to hone in on her craft and sharpen her skills by working alongside various talented stylists over the years. She is skilled in not only hair and makeup but also with lashes and brows. She has worked private projects such as on-set work and photo shoots as well as various special events. Samantha aspires to channel her energy into encouraging guests to see their own inner beauty and strengths while bringing their vision to the surface. She strives to create a full experience for each guest.

Samantha Forbes

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"If you don't look good, we don't look good."

VIDAL SASSOON