Passionate, driven and creative, Jessica is a successful, technically diverse stylist, and the owner of Salon Oriana. Her 15 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! EasiHair Pro 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.
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 lifting and tinting services, 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!
Yolie is a master of making faces in any situation. Her passion has led to working with the Aveda Makeup team at New York Fashion week and as an Aveda Freelance Advisor. And it doesn’t end at makeup… She is also a precision brow and lash artist, offering brow shaping, Elleebana lash lifting, tinting and Borboleta extensions.
She also offers a full array of other esthetics services, such as facials and all manner of waxing!
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.
Rachel has developed a new sense of excitement since joining us, exploring new techniques, including natural-looking EasiHair Pro Extension applications, balayage and fashion color.
She has an extremely kind, uplifting and compassionate personality that will help you feel comfortable and heard during your visit.
In her free time, this animal lover enjoys volunteering, being outdoors and cooking tasty dishes and sweet treats for friends and family.
Jade at Salon Oriana has over 20 years of experience, which have afforded him opportunities with models Lauren Hutton and Patti Hansen, and others, like Carter Oosterhouse of HGTV and Olympic swimmer Dara Torres. He has also been a big part of our Timberwolves Dancers beauty team partnership this past season due to his excellent styling abilities and fun energy.
In the salon, he’s earned a reputation for his wonderful scalp massages, and ability to guide clients into the right style and color for their lifestyle.
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.
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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!
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.
Since graduating from the Aveda Institute, Alix has spent the last couple years as a color specialist at an Aveda Concept Salon as well as attended countless advanced education classes to keep up with current trends.
She believes that by being detail-oriented, passionate, and knowledgeable in her craft, she is able to create the perfect, customized look for each and every client in her chair. She loves making her guests feel comfortable and pampered, and have them leave the salon always feeling their best.
Alix’s specialities include seamless balayage and highlights, innovative fashion colors & adding length and volume with EasiHair tape-in extensions. Being new to Salon Oriana, Alix is very excited to start this new chapter of her career by starting a working apprenticeship under salon owner, Jessica.
Bianca loves men’s cuts/fading, pixies, and fashion hair color, although if you visit her on Instagram (see below) you will see a variety of quality work. She describes the building of client relationships as especially important to her so that she can understand your comfort levels as well as introduce new things.
“I love doing haircut/colors to fit to a guests lifestyle and needs. I’ve been doing hair for 5 years now (graduated August of 2014 from the Aveda Institute Minneapolis). I really enjoy being a mother and my wild sock collection!”
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Stylist and Natural Nail Tech
Macy is the freshest Stylist at Salon Oriana! Trained at the Aveda Institute with an additional 1 year advanced education and apprenticeship under Owner, and Master Stylist, Jessica at Salon Oriana. Her books are now open and filling up fast!
Macy provides a full range of color and cut services, as well as natural nail Manicures and Pedicures.
She will be needing models soon for speciality services like extensions, perm, relaxer, and Japanese straightening.
Meet Lieza at Salon Oriana.
Lieza LOVES balayage and hair extensions (we use Easihair 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
Grace has been behind the chair for four years, working with Aveda products and color since graduating from the Aveda Institute. She has been passionate about art and hair since she was a young girl, and continues to stay up on current trends and techniques by taking as many advanced education classes as she can. Her passion for all things hair and her love for lifting people up and brightening their day are sure to give any guest who sits in her chair the best experience.
Grace’s specialties include blondes, balayage, dramatic color changes, and fashion colors, as well as soft, textured, lived in haircuts. Grace also loves to help guests feel their best by adding length and/or volume to their hair using Easihair Pro extensions. She is best known for her consistent customer service, and stress relieving scalp massages.
Isabel is a graduate of the Aveda Institute that has taken advantage of every opportunity to grow and expand her skills, having attended many continuing education classes with Aveda in the realms of makeup and skincare, as well as involvement with the Aveda New York Fashion Week Team.
At Salon Oriana, she is performing skin care services, and will be transitioning into other services, such as Lash Extensions, Lash Lifts/Tint and Body Waxing as she completes additional skill refinements and training alongside Yolie
Outside of work, she is a lover of animals and books!
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If you would like to be a model for Izzy you can dm her ig page or leave your name, number and service you’re interest in with the salon receptionist.