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New Color Techniques

Monday our designers got a first-day-of-fall treat: Aveda color professional Derek Fatheree visited our salon to teach a class with some updated color techniques. Derek owns a sister Aveda lifestyle salonspa in Fairview Heights, IL, and specializes in color education. The class he taught for us focused...

Maryanna’s Aveda: Individualized Creativity

Allow me to introduce one of our newest team members: Maryanna Porter! Maryanna’s aesthetic journey includes not just work in the beauty industry but in fashion as well.  Her transition to Gaia and her newfound love of Aveda is all about creativity. Maryanna’s artistic side found its...

Make Every Day a Work of Art

One of my favorite things about working at Gaia is making myself a work of art every day. Admittedly there are mornings when I’m in a hurry and wish I didn’t have to make the effort. But all in all, working in an atmosphere that encourages and...

Kari’s Aveda–Love and Transformation

Kari Watts is back! This Cali girl has come back to Gaia and brings an individualized and transformative approach to hair cutting and men’s grooming with her.  From her cutting skills to her Aveda product knowledge, Kari just couldn't live without being an Aveda designer. Kari’s favorite...

High-Tech Hydration from AVEDA

Have you tried the latest creation from Aveda?  Sap Moss shampoo and conditioner offer high-tech hydration for all hair types with responsibly-sourced plant-based components.   How it works: Positively charged and negatively charged ingredients in the shampoo attract together to keep the cuticle smoothed down and saturated...

Varonika’s Aveda–Practice and Perfection

Beauty starts with practice and Varonika has had plenty of practice.  Arguably, her career in the beauty industry started when she was a kid watching YouTube videos and copying new hair styles or makeup trends on her friends and family.  Thanks to her passion and...

Yasmine’s Aveda: Creating Beauty, Leading the World

Yasmine Flores’ favorite part of being a Gaia team member is seeing how people walk out of the salon.  You can always tell that feeling beautiful also makes people feel more confident.  Which in turn makes us feel great, too!  Every time Yasmine checks out...

Marianne’s Aveda: Natural and Unique

The best thing about working in the beauty industry for Marianne Williams is all the people she gets to meet.  And just as each person is naturally unique, Marianne gets to tailor her services with natural and unique Aveda products. As our esthetician, Marianne loves to...

Madi’s Aveda: Fun People and Fantastic Products

For Madi Hynek, being an Aveda team member is all about putting people first and finding products that work. Madi was drawn to the beauty industry because she loves meeting new people.  Whether helping a guest choose the right product, scheduling a future reservation, or just...