Cerice, Master Stylist, Wallingford
Cerice is a Seattle native with sixteen years of experience in the beauty industry. She has a Bachelor's degree in Theater Art for hair, makeup and set design, and received her cosmetology training at the Gene Juarez Academy. She has also completed advanced training with Aveda.
Cerice has been with Chroma from the beginning, and is now a featured Master Stylist and Makeup Artist at the Wallingford salon. Her expertise is working with natural looking colors, customizing highlights, and fashion colors. Cerice encourages clients to let their hair be part of their personality, taking into account lifestyle and maintenance needs.
Customer service is of high importance to Cerice and it shows in her extensive consultations and desire to exceed client expectations.
Tara, Master Stylist, Wallingford
Tara became a hairstylist to combine her passion for beauty, art and fashion to create a fulfilling career. After graduating from Washington State University in 2009, she began her training as a hairstylist at the Aveda Institute in Seattle. Tara is one of Chroma’s original members who helped establish the Wallingford location. She has continued her education with countless cutting and coloring classes from celebrity stylists and some of Aveda’s top educators. As a hair stylist, Tara strives to understand her guests needs to create a customized look they can recreate at home. Her expertise focuses on multi-dimensional color for all hair types. From her thorough consultations to her crowning blow-outs, Tara’s skillful suggestions and polished results will keep your hair looking beautiful and healthy.
Lindsay, Master Stylist, Wallingford
Lindsay began her journey with Aveda 6 years ago after graduating Glen Dow Hair Design Academy in Spokane.
Training alongside some of Aveda’s most talented Purefessional Hair Celebrities, her advanced techniques & expansive knowledge of the color system show in every finished session with her guests. Lindsay specializes in a vast array of both rich and natural hues, from brunettes to blondes. Her perfected updo’s will compliment your best features, whether your hair is long, or short-styled. Each of her Special Occasion Styles are polished & feminine, completely customized to your event.
Her firm belief in Aveda’s philosophy for wellness shines through in the connection she makes with each guest, making sure their experience is unique and flawless.
Favorite Aveda product: Pure Abundance Style Prep
Michelle, Guest Relations, Wallingford
Michelle attended cosmetology school at Glen Dow Academy of Hair Design in Spokane in late 2006, continued her education at Northwest Hair Academy in Everett, and began working at an Aveda salon in 2010. She joined Chroma in 2012 and loves helping guests with booking their appointments, or making an expert recommendation on Aveda products.
Favorite Aveda Product: Invati Exfoliating Shampoo
Monica, Salon Manager, Master Stylist, Wallingford
A passionate Aveda fan from the start of her career, Monica exudes that same passion ten years later. Her belief that learning never ends has led her to seek out classes across the coutry and even Europe in everything from cuts and color, to texture services and barbering. A certified cosmetology educator, Monica has taught at the Aveda Institute as well as helped develop advanced and continuing education programs. Her strong knowledge of Aveda's products combined with her technical ability will put you at ease whether you're in her chair for the first time or the fiftieth. With a gift for nurturing change and instilling excitement, Monica will always keep you looking and feeling your very best.
Favorite Aveda product: Control Force! In our damp climate it is the essential product to keeping your style looking fresh!
Brittany, Signature Sylist/Makeup Artist, Wallingford
Brittany graduated from Paul Mitchell in California in 2007, where she trained extensively on hair cutting and color techniques. She has an exceptional understanding of all hair types and truly believes a haircut can make or break a look. She excels in various color techniques such as balayage, color blocking, highlights, platinum blondes, and color correction. She's fearless in her approach to her craft and isn't afraid to try her hand at new techniques. Continuing education is very important to her. She's excited by new trends and products, and always learning how to recreate a look while designing ways to put her own twist on it. Her passion is truly contagious.
She is also a MakeUp Artist and has been involved in the wedding industry since 2004. Performing updos, special occasion styles and makeup is where her passion truly began. She has worked with all different ethnicities, face and eye shapes and has a strong grasp of how to apply a look completely tailored to each individual whether they desire a natural or dramatic look.
Brittany believes in forming authentic relationships with her clients while building a strong foundation of trust. Whether you are in her chair for the first time or have been seeing her for years, she makes you feel like you're her best friend. She listens to your wants and needs and will give her professional opinion through thorough consultations. Her ambition is to make each client feel their best, striving to bring their inner beauty to the surface.
Favorite Aveda Products: Thickening Tonic and Volumizing Tonic
Myra, Esthetician, Wallingford
Myra is originally from California. She has lived in Seattle since 2013, and is a Wallingford local.
In her spare time, Myra enjoys painting and creating. Travel has also been a passion of hers. Myra finds inspiration for her art through traveling. She also finds traveling to be very educational, getting to know different people and cultures. She loves being able to meet new people and exchanging stories and life experiences.
After being a stay at home mom for years, Myra realized she was able to apply some of her strengths and passion to a new career. Her main drive to become and esthetician was her enjoyment of meeting others and helping them feel beautiful inside and out. Myra is very good at listening to her client's needs and addressing their main concerns.
As a mother, Myra knows how important it is to have time for yourself and how precious that time can be. She aspires to give a relaxing, friendly and enjoyable experience to her guests. Myra is great at customizing her facials and waxing services.
Favorite Aveda Product: The Tulasara Awakening Ritual is amazing! I love how my skin feels after the ritual and it helps prep my skin for the entire day.
Riane, Signature Stylist, Wallingford
Riane graduated from the Aveda Institute in Portland in 2009. Riane began her career at a barbershop in the Portland area, and honed her skills cutting and styling men's hair. She then moved to Seattle and went through an extensive apprenticeship fine-tuning her skills in a full-service salon, with an emphasis in specializing in balayage.
In Riane's free time she loves seeing live music and everything else Seattle has to offer, whether it be enjoying the tourist attractions or catching happy hour with friends.
Working in a salon has always been her passion, and she continues to work on her craft through advanced education.