Passionate, driven and creative, Jessica is a successful, technically diverse stylist, and the owner of Salon Oriana. Her 14 years of experience working with Aveda, and a dedication to always learn new things, gives her the ability to do just about anything it takes to get you a great new look! Hair extensions, creative color and balayage, fashion forward cuts, smoothing services and a flawless finish on any hair texture are all what you can expect to see while she’s on the floor.
Brows, Makeup, Aveda Skincare & Salon Administration
Tom has been working with Aveda, shaping eyebrows and making faces since 1999. Sometimes called “the brow whisperer” by colleagues, he can tame the most stubborn unruly brows using Aveda Relaxing Waxing Techniques to improve your comfort level and reduce irritation. A finish with refrigerated massage stones is a customer favorite! He also provides brow and lash tinting services, and skincare and makeup consultation/application.
Tom is also passionate about care of the skin, offering facial services and solid skincare advice.
Outside of the salon, one of Tom’s passions is photography. You might notice photographs on our social pages that he has taken for us!
Brow and Makeup Specialist
Yolie has been an Esthetician for 5 years with a focus on Eyebrow Shaping, tinting and makeup applications. She is now a part of the Aveda makeup team working at New York Fashion Week! She is very knowledgeable and always has her clients’ best interest in mind. Yolie also provides other services such as lash extensions, full body waxing and facials. It’s her passion to serve her clients and ensure that they truly leave happy.
With over a decade in the industry and a perfectionist attitude, Melissa strives to give you nails you won’t want to keep your eyes from. She provides traditional manicure and pedicure services (including gel polish) as well as SNS (dipped) nails.
She spends much of her free time with family. She’s a huge movie buff and loves cooking!
My years of experience have given me many incredible opportunities to meet celebrities who trusted me to style their hair including the original super models Lauren Hutton and Patti Hansen, and others including Carter Oosterhouse of HGTV and Olympic swimmer Dara Torres. My passion is listening to my guests and understanding their vision for a style that helps them feel and look their best. I thrive on change and keeping up with the latest techniques by constantly updating my education. I truly love caring for my clients and making every interaction with people an experience they will enjoy and remember.
Rachel Russell started her career with Aveda in 1993. Her love for Aveda and the beauty industry drives her to keep up with the latest trends and techniques by advancing her knowledge through ongoing education. Through her work, Rachel’s creativity is shown by making her guests feel beautiful through enhancing their favorite features.
In her free time, this animal lover enjoys volunteering, being outdoors and cooking tasty dishes and sweet treats for friends and family.
Maggie describes “the impact of hair, the way it moves, changes and evolve culture” as her draw to hair, but her client relationships that have kept her in the industry for the last four years. Maggie loves learning, originally apprenticing with Aveda Purefessional Terry Varty, and also attending countless technical classes on styling, cutting and coloring. As an artist, Maggie feels most connected to the creativity, culture, natural ingredients and environmentalism that is Aveda.
Senior Stylist/Nail Tech
Mary says “I’m incredibly passionate about what I do and couldn’t imagine making a living any other way. Creating a look is an art, and passing this on to a guest in the form of beauty and confidence gives a great sense of accomplishment. I always provide tips to recreate your look at home. I enjoy meeting new people and look forward to seeing you.” Her specialties include lash extensions, men’s cuts, blowouts, and women’s hair of all length and textures.
Hanna at Salon Oriana always gets us with her contagious smile, which seems to persist in any circumstance.
She is gifted with a very diverse skillset including mens cutting, extensions, texture services, formal styling…. you name it! She has been one of our regular stylists for offsite bridal work and for the Timberwolves Dancers this last season as well!
Lieza LOVES balayage and hair extensions (we useEasihair Pro). Her pit bull, Zeus, is the love of her life. She’d rather go for a walk with him than party, any day! Check out pictures (hair, lifestyle and more) on her Instagram @liezacolors
Shiann believes in effortless beauty and enjoys creating a personal cut and color experience through thorough consultations. Since graduating from Aveda Institute Minneapolis 2 years ago she has invested in several advanced educational classes along with her salon experience to expand her skills as an stylist. She is extremely passionate about customized coloring techniques such as balayage and hair painting as well as teaching her clients about the integrity of their hair. Relocating to the area, Shiann is ecstatic to begin her career at Salon Oriana by participating in a working apprenticeship under salon owner Jessica.