Hair Unlimited West Bios
Nina is a 34 year veteran in the beauty industry. She has been a successful salon owner, Redken educator, independent salon consultant, product development manager, and an international business coach. Her unique approach to her craft takes into account, the client's hair type, hair density, texture, lifestyle, face shape, bone structure, and overall unique style. No two hairstyles are alike and each look is created specifically for the individual. Her services include; cut, color, and texture as well as corrective color, extension work, formal styles, straightening services, and model prep. Her training and education includes, top Redken artist, international award-winning educators in Asia, Italy , and the UK. She is certified in Dreamcatcher extensions and trained in Great Lengths extensions. As a Simi Valley resident since the mid 70s, Nina has been and continues to be very involved with the community. She served on the board of the SV Chamber and helped in fundraising to provide salon services to the disabled, elderly, homeless, and veterans. Nina strives to make sure she shares whatever she can with others. https://www.instagram.com/ninamyles/
Carrie St. John is a Certified airbrush make-up artist, Chanel Institute grad , & a MAC make-up pro. She has several years of experience as a hairstylist in salons as well as the key hair stylist on multiply TV shows! https://www.instagram.com/carriestjohn/
Christa is a long time Simi Valley resident and has been a Master Color & Stylist for over 28 years. Christa specializes in client communication and providing quality personal service that her clients have come to expect. She has been to the Redken Exchange in New York for training several times. She has been receiving personal training from top designers and educators in our industry throughout her career and is highly proficient with hair color design and color correction.
Felicity Neher has packed a ton of continuing education in the four years she has been a styling professional. Her dedication to honing her craft is apparent in the quality of her work. She has worked in a variety avenues pertaining to the beauty industry including dry bar, full service salons, chain salons as well as hair and make up for theatre and 805 magazine. Her work ethic and common sense approach to business earned her a management position at a local chain salon. Through all her success she still continues to educate herself and recently earned her barbering license which now allows her to do all aspects of mens services including all types of fades and mens facial services like beard shaping, black mask and shaving. https://www.instagram.com/hairbyfelicityann/
Donna loves working with all colors - Highlights, lowlights, Balayage, crazy colors too.
Gigi was born and raised in Russia and speaks Russian, English, and Armenian. In Russia, she attended medical school and earned her EMT license. Although she enjoyed the medical field, she really wanted a career that would let her be creative. She graduated from the Ruby Makeup Academy in 2012 with a professional makeup artist certification. She also earned her cosmetology license in 2013 from the Academy for Salon Professionals. She has also continued with her education, with certifications in body and facial waxing, body and face painting, and semi-permanent eye lash extensions. She is very passionate about her job and loves the creativity it provides to make people look beautiful and feel happy and confident. https://www.instagram.com/burguy78/
Wes has been in the hair business for over 38 years as an owner and a hair stylist. His goal is to work with the client to enhance the look that will best fit your lifestyle. He specializes in Women's, men's, and children's haircuts and style. He starts with a consultation to make sure that you're satisfied with your new enhanced look. He always guarantees his work. He is a long time Simi resident and belongs to the local Kiwanis club for the last 36 years. He's addicted to golf and most sports. He loves spending time with his grandchildren and friends.
Cathy loves her job as an esthetician and excels at pampering our guests. Her # 1 goal is to make your skin radiant and beautiful. All her facials are designed for your individual needs while making you feel relaxed and rejuvenated with each service experience. Cathy has trained at Esthetics International and is certified with Dermalogica. She is currently continuing her education to become a Dermalogica Expert. Her craft in eyelash styling will make your eyes beautiful whether you desire a natural look or prefer a more dramatic look. Cathy has lived in the area for over 22 years and enjoys traveling, playing golf and going to the gym, as well as spending time with her two beautiful granddaughters.
Candace has been managing salons for over 20 years and she is so proud of all the amazing work of the stylists. She is available and eager to answer all your questions. She has dedicated her life to the Beauty Industry and the belief that consumers like you, deserve the very best Salon experience and the highest quality service. If quality of service and professionals who can deliver is your desire, you made the right choice with Hair Unlimited West.
McKenna's customer service and accomodating personality will make you feel welcome and comfortable, no matter what you're having done. Have a question? Mckenna has the answer.