Meet the team

Stephanie Perez, Master Stylist and Salon Manager

Stephanie started her career by attending Scot Lewis a Paul Mitchell Partner school in 2003 where she was a lead on the Design Team. After graduation, she was then recruited by Regis Hairstylists before becoming an independent contractor. Three years into independent contracting, she was ready to open a salon but was put on hold due to a diagnosis of Lymphoma. After successful treatment in 2017, she began actively pursuing her dream to open a salon that caters to people that want more than just a cut and color. She wanted a place where people can come to be pampered and socialize with one another.  

In Stephanie's 15+ years in the industry, she has prided herself on education and the ability to do all types and textures of hair. Stephanie holds certifications in Alphaparf Milano hair color, Keratin Complex, Wella Systems, Paul Mitchell color systems, O.P.I. Gel polish and nail care, Orly Gel FX and Satin Smooth waxing.

Stephanie has been proclaimed the Queen of Blonde -- her 3D Blonde technique will leave you feeling flawless!

Barb Greene, Master Stylist (currently out on leave)

Barb's love for beauty started in 1977 when she enrolled at T.V.I. Barb as an Aloxxi Master Colorist. Her claim to fame is that she is a look-good-feel-good, specialist. Barb is a Saint Paul native that has based her career in the Highland and MacGroveland Area.

Joelle Marchio, Master Stylist

Joelle's love for hair started in 1973. She started at Helene's French Flare for 10 short years before it became Joelle's. She uses Wella and Matrix color. She is a Saint Paul native and has always been in the Highland Park area.

Paula Merth, Master Stylist

Paula trained under Horst during the birth of Aveda. She was born into the world of hair as her mother was an independent hair designer. Paula has worked in Highland her whole career and loves to make the community look and feel their best.

Cherri Moen, Master Stylist

Cherri started her career when she graduated high school. She opened a salon in her home in the early 80's. She sat on the Fashion Committee in Saint Paul. Her love for beauty does not stop at hair, Cherri also offers facial waxing and natural nail services.    

Mary Palmer, Master Stylist

Mary has been in the industry for more than 30 years. She started her career by attending Trobridge Beauty Academy of Minneapolis. Mary is a certified Matrix colorist and has extensive knowledge in curl enhancements.

Ayesha, Stylist and Makeup Artist
Ayesha graduated from Scott Lewis Beauty School in St. Paul, Minnesota in order to pursue her passion for being a part of the beauty transformation. Ayesha provides color, cut, relaxers, keratin treamtent, and makeup services to her clients while specializing in short women's cuts and makeup application. When she's not working with her clients, she enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Sherri Rosario-Arroyo, Nail Technician

Sherri prides herself on creating a relaxing atmosphere while maintaining a clean and sterilized workspace for her clients. She specializes in dipped nails, elderly foot and nail care., pink and white French manicures, relaxing manicures, and soothing pedicures. Sherri graduated from LA Beauty and Massage in Minnesota and took continuing education courses at America's Beauty Show for Orly products. In her free time, loves to cook Puerto Rican food for her family.

Yvette Iris, Skin Care Professional

Yvette has 20 years of experience in the beauty Industry and loves what she does today more then ever -- makeup and great skin is her absolute passion. Yvette is a Master Artist and is trained in all styles of artistry from makeup for photography, video, film, and glam event makeup. Yvette specializes in custom airbrush tanning, airbrush makeup, and bridal/event makeup.

Yvette graduated in Aesthetics, from the Aveda Institute in Minneapolis and went on to Advanced Training at The International Dermal Institute. She has worked as a Pro Artist And Skin Consultant for MAC, L'Oreal, Sephora, and Nars. She is currently consulting for Murad Skincare and Smashbox Cosmetics. Her advanced training and years of master classes from Smashbox has taught her how to create beautiful touchable glowing skin along with great makeup for any occasion. Her passion is transforming clients and bringing out their beauty while working with their lifestyle, personality, and vision. 

Gigi Tillis
Bio coming soon!