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Master Stylist & Owner
Joelle is a specialist in the field of hair extensions and was formerly a national master class educator for a fusion hair extension line. Joelle is also a skilled colorist, known for vibrant, fantasy color looks. She is an internationally published editorial stylist with credits such as Inkspired Magazine and Inked Magazine. Formerly travel based, with clientele in New York, Miami and Los Angeles, Joelle also has also worked on both runway and television shows. Although she will still be popping around the globe from time to time, she is now calling Denver home.
When she isn’t seeing clients, you can usually find Joelle at home on her farm with two little boys, four doggies, herd of goats and a flock of chickens. She enjoys gardening and working on restoration projects around the property.
Senior Stylist & Salon Director
Ray is a graduate of Aveda Institute Denver and had been working in the field for 9 years. She has a passion for education which has led her to doing education in salon as well as working behind the chair. She practices all fields of cosmetology but has a special interest in waxing, makeup and haircutting.
When she’s not behind the chair she enjoys spending time with her husband and her two year old son and can often be found having family days at the zoo.
Senior Stylist & Salon Team Lead
Her clients tell her she is a great listener, caring, talented, and makes them feel that they are her number one priority. Among the many loyal clients Audrey has had over the years, she has had the opportunity to create 1950’s hairstyles, ombré, balayage, and vivid fashion colors. It’s important to Audrey to build great relationships with her clients because without her great clients she would not be able to continue doing the work she loves.
One of Audrey’s favorite things about the industry is that beauty and fashion will always have changing trends. Because of this she is always continuing her education in order to keep up on the latest techniques, trends, and styles.
On the occasions that Audrey isn’t taking care of her clients she loves to spend quality time with her family and her dog. Some of their hobbies include camping, movies, and fun days at the lake.
Lisa has had a passion for the beauty and fashion industry all of her
adult life. A stylist for over 30 years, Lisa has mastered a wide
range of hair techniques and is a blonding specialist . She recently
moved to Colorado from Naples, Florida and is originally from
Massachusetts. During her five years in Naples she worked for Aveda.
Lisa believes in continuing education and feels you should never stop
learning. She knows staying on top of her game and learning new
techniques are essential to a quality customer experience.
Specializing in highlights, balayage , beach wave perms, and keratin
treatments, Lisa stays updated on all the latest trends in the
Lisa always takes her time and listens to her clients so that she can
assess their needs. In her spare time she loves being with her family
and is a fitness enthusiast.
Javier Jaimes “Jaime” was born an artist. Throughout his life he has dabbled in painting, drawing, and fashion design. With natural talent and an eye for style, he has built a reputation not only for artistic vision but also for quality. Jaime’s makeup skills and hair styling specialties have led him to work with other well-known stylists, designers and photographers in the Mile High City and beyond! He is also a regular backstage at fashion shows and photo shoots spending his time working between Denver and New York City.
Natural skill combined with attention to detail and an underlying commitment to listening to clients desires, fuels Javier Jaimes’ mastery of his profession.
Olivia is an Aveda Alumi with a passion for hair color and makeup. She has always loved doing hair and the creativity while working behind the chair. Olivia received multiple awards during school for High Honors, Premier Talent, Edwin Neill, Highest Amount of Services and even participated in New York Fashion Week. Olivia is passionate about making all of her guests happy by bringing their inner vision of their ideal selves to life for them to see and enjoy.
Outside of the salon, Olivia is a quiet homebody with a fiancé and two fur babies. She spends most of her free time cooking, reading, and watching reruns on Netflix.
Kindness, passion, and optimism. These were the three words Savy picked when she was asked what she was made of at the Aveda Institute of Denver. Aveda’s mission and values stuck out the most when she was looking for a school to pursue her Esthiology education, and she’s proud to be part of a community that gives back to society, cares for the Earth, and most importantly, be part of the Glam family who shares her passions to make people feel their best. While attending the Institute, Savy’s passion for Esthiology shined as she received several awards including High Honors and making the Premier Talent Team.
Savy’s initial interest in skincare began when she found herself pinning thousands of DIY skincare products, makeup ideas, and the beauty of lash extensions on Pinterest. She originally went to college for Business, but quickly realized she needed a career that would allow her creativity and knowledge to help others with their appearance and well-being. Savy believes a good skincare routine and some adorable lashes can help anyone feel their best.
On Savy’s weekends, you can find her camping, hiking, shopping or binge watching the Office. She enjoys quality time with her loved ones and experiencing new places, whether it be a museum, restaurant, or campsite.
Aveda belief statement, we believe learning never ends, is something Kenzie is very passionate about & believes it specifically applies to the beauty industry. Her mission is to take her education & make her guests feel beautiful. When Kenzie is not at the salon, you can find her playing dress up with her daughter.
Sahara is a Colorado native known for her kind heart and attention to her guests needs. Her passion for the beauty industry started at a young age with always finding new ways to contain her crazy curls. Throughout the years that passion has grown which lead her to enroll in The Aveda Institute of Denver’s cosmetology program. Upon graduation she will continue her career as one our junior stylists. In her free time, Sahara loves to spend time with family, friends, her boyfriend Jorge and their precious dog Kodak.
As a Colorado native, Riley has learned the impact of Colorado’s Mile High climate on skincare.
Her dedication to skincare began at a very young age and compelled her to attend and complete her esthetician’s license program in 2016. She maintains a philosophical approach and has an appreciation for things of beauty, reverence and artistry. The practice of skin beautification in the health and wellness industry has become her passion.
She has a natural intuition for skin health and beauty requirements along with the guest’s personal goals and employs those skills in both a professional and personable manner. Riley offers a full menu of spa services in including lash lifts, tinting, and lash extensions.
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“I always strive to make sure my clients feel beautiful when they leave the salon. I absolutely love what I do for a living and I am hoping to change the world one appointment at a time” -Kaydee
Spa Team Lead and Esthetician
She is extremely passionate about all things skin care – from waxing to facials & especially makeup! Allison has had the opportunity to work side by side with Aveda global director Janel Geason working backstage at NYFW & plans to continue working fashion week in the years to follow. Allison has also had the opportunity to become Aveda makeup certified & loves to make those around her feel beautiful.
Allison moved to Denver for school a few years back & fell in love with the culture! When she’s not in the treatment room, she loves yoga classes, spending time with her cat, & going hiking in Boulder!
Permanent Makeup Specialist (by appointment only)
Janell has been trained by top professionals in the esthetician world and has developed a strong talent for her work. Microblading is one of her favorite services to preform because she loves seeing her clients smile and feel more confident in themselves. This is what makes her passion so fulfilling.
“Let the beauty of what you love be what you do”.
When she’s not in the treatment room she enjoys the outdoors, the beach, trying new places to eat, and her guinea pigs.
Director of Operations
Outside of the Salon Valerie can be found enriching the lives of her 3 beautiful children, and spending time outdoors going on adventures!
She took a huge leap of faith, and moved to Colorado from San Francisco where she enrolled, and started attending Aveda Institute of Denver. She graduated top of her class as high honors, participated in many hair & makeup shows, such as London Fashion Week with Aveda’s top stylists, and was voted in by her peers as student council.
Her high achievements landed her a job at Glam Salon & Spa, as a Guest Relations, and now she is officially on the salon floor specializing in cuts, and hair coloring. Amber’s mission is to make your inner beauty, your reality, and when she is not pursuing her passion in hair, she is an active member of Harvest Church.
Bio coming soon…
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14316 Lincoln St, Thornton, CO 80023