April has been delivering exquisite hair transformations for nearly 6 years. Her true passion is hair coloring and changing a person's entire look altogether. April's favorite services to execute for her guests are vivid neon fashion colors, hand painted custom balayage and has an affinity for all shades of red hair color. April is also deeply invested in continuing education, following the latest trends, and loves helping her clients feel beautiful, empowered, and confident
With a creative side and steady hand, Casie Ryan is fond of the artistic expression found in cosmetology. Honing in on her immense passion for the industry, especially color, highlights and cut variations, she is fond of blending technical skills with artistry. Casie’s specialties include blowouts, men's grooming and the ever-popular, natural-looking Balayage hair-coloring technique. Her thirst for knowledge and expertise well-position Casie for continuing education classes, where she keeps up-to-date on the latest techniques, trends and styles. She enjoys giving her clients new and exciting looks!
Kirstyn has had a passion for the beauty industry for as long as she can remember, and has been fulfilling her love of creative expression and technical skills for over seven years professionally. Her favorite part of being a stylist is providing an enjoyable experience for everyone she meets, and having the ability to help people see their own beauty and feel comfortable and confident in themselves. Kirstyn is trained in Aveda and Wella color and is passionate about every opportunity for ongoing education in her field. She has taken classes and attended seminars from various companies, including Vidal Sassoon, Wella, Kerastase, Sebastian, Keratin Complex, and Global Keratin. Kirstyn loves everything about hair, from highlighting and subtle looks to vivid and cutting edge color an cuts. She also enjoys creating avant-garde editorial looks and has participated in various photo shoots and fashion shows throughout the city, including multiple charity events.
Garrett is a passionate young stylist that embraces the beauty industry's latest trends. Garrett’s main goal with his clients is to enhance their self confidence and outer beauty. He specializes in balayage, hair painting, creative and corrective color. In addition to his love of color, Garrett enjoys cutting softly textured shapes to accentuate the beautiful dimension of his color work. Garrett is constantly continuing his education to elevate his craft and guest experience.
Emma is a Golden, Colorado native who studied Adolescent Psychology and Child Counseling at Colorado Mountain college before relocating to the big island of Hawaii. She spent six years on the island and welcomed her daughter who is now a beautiful, healthy 4 year old. Emma is a dog lover and music lover who plays the cello and piano when she's not enjoying the adventures that her home state of Colorado has to offer. A fun fact about Emma, is she worked on a coffee plantation and won 1st place in a cupping competition in Kona, Hawaii in 2016!
Kristianna Simmons began her career as a hair stylist with a singular goal in mind – to help people look and feel their best. Now, with nearly 20 years of experience behind her, this still remains her passion. Clients, some of whom have been with her since the beginning, love the way she creates a look unique to their style and is easy to maintain. Kristianna has trained with the industry’s best, including L’Oréal, Bumble and bumble™, Wella, Sebastian, American Crew and Eufora. Along the way, she studied with celebrity stylist duo, The Doves; taught classes in cut and color, and styled hair for fashion shows and photo shoots. Kristianna believes in the importance of continuing education and actively participates in seminars across the country allowing her to bring back with her the latest trends and techniques to clients in Denver. The moment a client sits down, Kristianna works hard to provide them a space to relax and escape the hectic pace of their day. She is a certified Reiki Master and happily provides complimentary Reiki treatments for a little extra stress-reduction upon request. In the end, her wish is for her clients to walk away feeling happy, confident and refreshed.
Co-Owner/Master Stylist/Artistic Director
Tommy Bagwell is a master stylist and colorist with nearly 20 years of expertise and knowledge in professional hairdressing. With his educational foundation from Toni & Guy, he's attended many advanced learning forums from the experts at L’Oréal, Bumble and Bumble™, Sebastian, Wella and Rusk in Denver, New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles. Tommy has extensive teaching experience among his coworkers and understudies in cut, color and styling techniques; as well as leading artistic projects on photo shoots and runway shows. Tommy believes cut, color, and style should be a collaborative effort between the artist and the client. From short and funky, to long and luscious, and every style in between, he believes a client’s look should feel current, updated and reflect their personality and lifestyle. Tommy wants his clients to leave his chair feeling absolutely beautiful, refreshed and glowing.
Co-Owner/Salon & HR Manager/Client Service Director
Andrew Barbo is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Denver and has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in German and Spanish, as well as a Minor in French. His passion for making client interactions positive and memorable is rooted in his 22 years of client service experience, plus he’s fluent in four languages – highly valuable in Denver’s ever-growing population. Spanning his many years of client service experience, Andrew has held positions in restaurant, banking, commission/licensing and healthcare industries, managing 180 client accounts per year. As a manager, he has 11 years overseeing anywhere from 10-30 employees at a time. Andrew is actively involved in the community and is currently working with his dog to obtain a therapy dog title, which they’ll put to use volunteering at local nursing homes and hospice care centers. To operate a healthy and notable business, Andrew believes it must be actively involved in and supportive of the community in which it operates.