Originally from Mexico City, Mariana Meredith moved to Austin 18 years ago to pursue her passion for hair. Her promising career began when she graduated from a prestigious protégé program and was offered a coveted position at Jackson Ruiz, a highly regarded AVEDA salon located in downtown Austin. Honing her craft over the past decade and a half Meredith offers years of expertise. Mariana specializes in ombre, balagaye, flamboyage and corrective color. Her highlight placement techniques, precise color formulating, and knowledge of hair types and porosity make her a highly sought after color expert.
Extensive training with Bumble and Bumble institute in New York City and Vidal Sasson advance cut and color certified.
As a successful salon owner Meredith is adept in evaluating hair needs and proficient in amino acid treatments. Moreover, she is master certified in the Brazilian Blowout, enabling her clients to achieve sleek, frizz-free, radiant hair with lasting results. Meredith enjoys exhibiting her artistry by doing hair for local runway shows, weddings, music events and fashion shoots.
Her work has been featured in the popular reality TV show Extreme Makeover Home Edition, Glamour Magazine and Style Me Pretty. Her greatest results are consistently achieved by maximizing clients’ appearance potential through the latest in artistry.
Master Stylist/Hair Extension Specialist & Makeup Artist
As a native Austinite Lorie started her career in 2001 at Jose Luis Salon where she mastered her craft in many areas. Becoming a Master Stylist, working with Goldwell Color For over 10 years and in recent years has added professional training In Wella Color. She hold several certification in other areas of her profession including Global Keratin, Brazillian Blowouts. Also specializing in Hair Extensions. She's certified in Great Length Hair Extensions but mostly has worked with Hot Head Hair Extensions for the last 15 years and received her certification for the brand in New York City in April 2013.
Lorie has also gained a reputation for her amazing Blondes where she showcases her Balayage and Ombré techniques on a daily. She has continued her education over her 14 year career attending Oribe styling, the Bumble and Bumble Institute In New York City to refine her skills in Long Layers and Razoring Techniques and recently attending a week long advanced color and cutting class at Vidal Sasoon Academy in Santa Monica, California. She has showcased her talents in Modern Salon Magazine in the June 2011 issue after styling hair for a shoot with renowned photographer Roberto Ligresti. Her work has also been showcased on the cover of the Improper Bostonian, Texas Lifestyle Magazine and many issues of Created Women Magazine.
Master Cut Specialist
Austin Aveda Institute Graduate.
Aveda Advanced Training Program Certified. Worked with some of the top Purefessionals in the Aveda culture. Vidal Sassoon education with Maurice Tidy.
With over 6 years of experience in the industry and his passion for fashion, has become one of the most creative artists in hairdressing with a specialty in Avant Garde techniques.
Loves working with different hair texture and patterns, customizes every haircut and style for his clients to provide the best results so they can achieve the same look at home.
Alfonso enjoys the outdoors and teaching Yoga when he is not at the salon creating .
“ Namaste “
Native Texan started her career over a decade ago as a cutting expert with Toni and Guy.Experienced in Aveda advanced cut and color techniques, Wella and Schwarzkopf European hair color certified.Jessica is well known for her expertise in Men’s clipper and scissor over comb haircuts.Proficient in Brazilian Blow Out treatment and Balayage .Educating her clients on maintaining and achieving healthy hair is one of her main goals at the salon.
Loves music and enjoys hiking, swimming and explore the outdoors but specially LOVES dogs!
Mariel has over 7 years experience as a hair stylist in Austin. She
began her journey as a stylist at the highly regarded Aveda Institute
where she developed her passion for hair. Prior to beginning her
career in hair, she she spent six years working in fashion and beauty
marketing in New York and Los Angeles. Her experience working in the
fashion and beauty industries has created her discerning and unique
eye for style. Mariel has completed rigorous advanced color training
at the Wella Studio in Los Angeles as well as advanced color and cut
courses at the acclaimed Vidal Sassoon Academy in Santa Monica. She
has also taken numerous cutting courses including those at the Phyto
Universe Academy and with Ronnie Stam, the creative director at Oribe.
She is certified in Hot Heads extensions and the Brazilian Blowout. In
her free time you can find her hanging out with her beloved yorkie
Clarissa has over 18 years of experience in the industry and salon management. Proficient in several hair smoothing treatments and color brands. She is always up to the challenge from pink to purple or just beautiful red.
Specialist in Barber style hair cuts for those business men that want to look polish at all times.
Whatever your goal is she will take you there.