Meet the Team

Tera Stephens

What is your favorite thing about doing hair?

The true boost in a woman’s confidence when I release my round brush from the front section of their hair… Chins lift, shoulders drop back and sometimes lips pucker!!!

What would you put on your neon sign? 

You Look Good!

Won’t leave home without?

My Iphone, a bottle of water and my “I got this” attitude!!!

Favorite drink? 

Rose’ all Summer, Brown Derbys all Winter, a Negroni before dinner and a beer on Sunday afternoon.

Favorite piece of clothing? 

A rust, vintage, sequined Christian Dior duster jacket that I wear infrequently but people die over.

Signature hair service you’re known for? 

Perfectly sun kissed, beachy, balayaged blondes and full heads of Hot Heads Hair extensions.

Erin Comini

What would you put on your neon sign? 

Good vibes only. 

Advise for your younger self?

I’m still young and I’m just trying to live in the moment.

How do you start the day?

Scrolling through social media “catching up” on what I’ve missed while sleeping.

Desert island beauty products?

Ocean Mist by Sachajuan and Essence Absolue by Shu Uemura 

Things you buy in bulk? 

I really only buy toilet paper in bulk, when shopping for one you don’t really need too much in bulk. 

Favorite thing about doing hair? 

Aside from hearing everyone’s personal stories, I love seeing client’s hair transform in such a short period of time.

Jenny Warner

Where are you from? 

Cypress, have you heard of it?!

What would you put on your neon sign?

Be kind.

What is your family like? 

They’re my entire world.  I have two little boys who I love more than life and make me so proud and a husband who is big, strong and super sexy. I have a total crush on him.  They treat me like the princess of the house.  I’m a very lucky girl.

3 things about you most people dont know?

  1. I live and die by a schedule that I still keep on a hard calendar.
  2. I secretly eat chocolate in the kitchen pantry so my kids and husband don’t see me.
  3. I rub my fingers along the silky part of my bed sheets to fall asleep…don’t judge me, you should try it.

Advise for your younger self?

Keep working your ass off….it pays off!

Anna Irving

What’s your mantra?

“You are a child of the universe; no less than the trees and stars, you have a right to be here”

Oh! And… “Guilt is a waste of emotion”

What is your favorite place to go for inspiration?

Beach, desert or ya know..Pinterest

What is your personal style?

Keep it simple Black. White. Denim. Splash of color when I’m feeling sassy.  And a lil sparkle is always invited!

What is the signature service or style you’re known for?

Natural color, flowing beautiful hair and a sharp bob or lob

What would you put on your neon sign?

Darling, own it!

Calli Mangum

Things you buy in bulk?

Haircolor, boxes of foil, and gloves

Dream shopping trip?

Take me back to Amsterdam for the vintage shops and Dutch designers.

Whats your personal style mantra? 

All black everything.

Favorite place to go for inspiration? 

I’m lucky that I find a lot of my inspiration while I’m at work, watching and learning from the creative and talented hairstylists that surround me.

What is your signature service? 

 I would say I say take a special interest in creative color.

Carrie Stotts

What is the signature hair service/style/mantra you’re known for?  

Haircutting is MY specialty.  I love to create everything from loose, textured shapes with the razor to strong, classic shapes with my scissors.  Each and every one of my clients have their own style and personalities and so should their hair! 

Color du jour?

Are diamonds a color??!!

How do you start the day?

Hit snooze a couple of times to cuddle with my pups and husband then straight to the gym!

Beauty rituals?

I’m a pretty low maintenance girl, I get it from my mom.

What’s on your playlist? 

I love almost all music but anything new by JT is always on my list! 

Favorite thing about doing hair? 

Ohhhhh, that’s a hard one!  I think aside from making people feel their best, it is the relationships I build with my clients.  It’s like hanging out with friends all day!

Danae Kahle

What would you put on your neon sign? 

If you know how cheesy I am, you know it would say  “Love”!

Favorite place/country to visit? 

So far… Thailand is the best place on the planet!  Beautiful beaches, delicious food, and the nicest people.  The $5 Thai massages aren’t bad either! 

5 things always in your bag? 

Sunnies, lipgloss, water bottle, debit card and keys.

Words to tell yourself when you look in the mirror in the morning? 

You will be a lot prettier once you put on tinted moisturizer and mascara!

What is your signature service? 

 I foil like I pour wine…HEAVY!!!

Sean Stotts

Advice for your younger self?  

Never take yourself too seriously!

What is your favorite pizza?

Green eggs and ham from Pitfire Pizza.

How do you end your day?

Cuddling with my wife and doggies

Favorite piece of clothing?

My All Saints Leather jacket

Favorite thing about doing hair? 

I love the freedom that comes with doing hair.

Ashley Wahler

3 desert island must haves? 

Sunscreen, a big hat and bikini.

Ideal food day? 

People say I eat like a rabbit… I LOVE anything green and lots of veggies!

3 things most people don’t know about you? 

I just started skateboarding with my husband and I love it!  I danced competitively for 20+ years and I have a Merchandise Marketing degree from FIDM.

Advice for your younger self? 

Life will throw you all kinds of challenges…. Make sure to always have faith and be kind.

What is your signature service? 

 My specialty is color melting and balayage.  I love taking a full highlight to a rooty, sun kissed, natural blonde!

Katie Olson

What is the signature hair service/style/mantra you’re known for?  

“The Money Piece”!  It’s that extra little pop of brightness around the face. 

Words you tell yourself when you look in the mirror in the morning?

You got this!!

Family?

I’m all about it!!!

Favorite place to go for inspiration? 

My co-workers… I love learning from the best, I’m only as good as the talent around me!

What would you put on your neon sign? 

Blondes do it better!

Chanel Nelson

 

Where are you from? 

Newport Beach, born and raised!

Advice to your younger self?

Keep doing what you’re doing!

Service you are known for? 

California Beach Babe hair!

How do you end your day? 

A hot shower and sweet cuddles with my baby girl Piper.

Your mentor? 

Not one but a few remarkable entrepreneurs that I’m lucky to call my clients!

 

Jeremy Taylor

 

Favorite Pizza? 

Veggie with pepperoni

Where do you go for inspiration?

Open your eyes… inspiration is all around us!

How do you start the day?

Drinking my coffee while walking my dogs.

Signature hair service?

My take on hair is a unique and artistic perspective while cultivating detail to precision. My style is a combination of raw authenticity and a casual, free flowing style.

What’s on your neon sign? 

⚡️HAIR BY JER⚡️

Katherine Knight

 

3 desert island must haves?

A giant stereo, unlimited pina coladas and a friend to share them with!

Beauty rituals?

Eye cream twice a day is EVERYTHING!

5 things always in your bag? 

Chapstick, oil blotting strips, Ray Ban aviators, a mini Nirvana perfume and old receipts!

Favorite thing about doing hair? 

I’m love that someone can arrive to the salon having the worst day and leave feeling amazing!  Nothing can kill a great hair day!  (Except rain!)

What would you put on your neon sign? 

 #BLESSED

Michelle Daoud

 

Where are you from? 

Detroit, Michigan

Your mantra?

Attract what you expect.  Reflect what you desire.  Become what you respect and mirror what you admire.

Signature hair style? 

Love messy, beach waves!

What is on your playlist? 

Drake, Maroon 5, Brad Paisley… a little bit of everything!!!

Won’t leave home without? 

Doing my eyebrows!!!

What do you tell yourself when you look in the mirror each morning? 

Today is going to be an awesome day!  Conquer it!