How did you get started in the Hair industry?
I’ve always loved it! I think it’s in my blood because my family owned a salon and school. My grandmother was a hairstylist too. I Started as a shampoo girl and receptionist when I was 13 and loved it. Then I went to hair school in high school so I could start doing hair right out of high school. I love how rewarding and fulfilling this industry is.
What are your 3 must-have hair products?
Igk texture spray, idk good behavior spray, and oligo conditioning masque
If you could have dinner with one person living or deceased, whom would it be?
My mom or grandmother
What’s your current favorite hair trend?
Shadow root, balayage, dimensional color
If you could style one celebrity’s hair, who would it be?
Describe a typical day-in-your life?
Drink coffee, do hair, take hair pics, manage the salon, place orders for color and new clothes for our boutique
What’s the one habit everyone can do to get better/healthier hair?
Take vitamins, do a deep conditioning treatment, and get a trim!
Do you have an inspiring female role models or mentors?
Sharon Hunley- taught me so much business stuff and work flow systems
Do you have any tips for artists starting out in the industry?
Be an assistant to someone that wants to see you succeed! Invest in furthering your education as much as you can. There’s always more to learn!
What do you do to feel more inspired?
I like to bring in a model that allows me to have creative freedom. Also going to a hair show or class inspires me!
What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?
In the end, you will only regret the chances you don’t take
What’s been your proudest moment in the industry?
Opening my salon and boutique. Seeing the girls there grow and become successful
What would be your career path in another life?
Flipping houses or photographer
What is your favorite Bombshell Extensions Co product?
#18/22 + #D2/6 mixed in the 22inch hand-tied
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Fave binge watch:
Law & Order SVU
Going to the beach or boating
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