Kalet Budge has been a professional hair stylist in Scottsdale, Arizona for the past 20 years. She is known for her insatiable desire to continually educate herself which allows her to remain current with today’s trends. Having an in-depth knowledge in traditional color and foil placements, she appreciates the artistic freedom that Balayage provides. Becoming certified with the Business of Balayage is the latest tool she has added to her tool chest. Whether it is Balayage, root stretching, ombré, color melting, or a combination of multiple techniques; she has the knowledge and tools needed to create looks that clarify a client’s personal image and style through hair design. Her talent coupled with her lively personality and endless energy has allowed her to build a loyal following. You can always expect a detailed consultation, excellent service, and gorgeous results.
(480) 227 3239
I’m the owner of Reborn Hair Studio in Fort Smith, Arkansas. I’m also a hairstylist, mentor and motivator at Reborn who provides direction and support to my team each and every day. Through hard work, dedication and compassion for others I’ve created lasting relationships with my guests over the years. I love being challenged and I view every situation as a learning and growing opportunity for myself as well as my skill. I’m very passionate about hair coloring especially the balayage technique!
FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS
(479) 206 1950
REBORN HAIR STUDIO
Amber grew up in the industry with aunts, uncles, and cousins who owned and still own beauty salons. She knew from an early age that she wanted to do hair, so she started her career at the age of sixteen. She’s been working in the industry now for over seventeen years. Her dedication, responsibility, knowledge, talent, and loyalty have endeared her to a very appreciative client base.
Trained under top celebrity colorists and a network educator for Bumble and bumble (where she was also instructed in color workshop), Amber continues to be dedicated to education and growth. She has trained and helped many assistants to go on to become successful hairdressers.
Amber appreciates the freedom Bayalage provides–especially being able to “paint the hair” and create looks using the natural laws of hair color. She believes in the importance of sharing knowledge and wants to share hers from her vast experience behind the chair.
LAKE FOREST, CA
(949) 441 0105
NATIVE STUDIO SALON
Anny’s fascination with hair stemmed from a young age, her bald Barbies and crimper covered in plastic hair spoke to the fact that she had already found her purpose and was now seeking out her skill.
While she started a career as a hair stylist at 17, she was also determined to graduate college and try on a few other careers before accepting that her calling was truly behind the chair.
Anny’s unique perspective on her career is that she takes on the daily challenge of altering, not only her clients’ outside appearance but their inner perspective of themselves. Her work is not only about making her clients look beautiful but to create an environment where her clients can feel beautiful too.
While she has had immense education and worked alongside incredibly talented stylists over her career, she believes that where she learned the most about her artistry was practicing it behind the chair. Her passion to share what she has learned and to save others time in building their careers is what has inspired Anny to move toward education.
She believes that the vibrant energy within the industry today, is contagious and that in order to truly participate, she must now offer her skills as an educator. Anny’s passion for education is only matched by her desire to help others teach what they have learned.
SAN DIMAS, CA
(503) 704 5578
Lindsey’s passion for hair painting started the moment she stepped out of beauty school. Starting as an assistant for The Business of Balayage founders, Lindsey was trained by the finest in the industry and has since refined her skills to the point where she has become of our most powerful educators.
Her passion for Balayage surpasses what she can bring not only to her clients in the chair but what she can bring towards this platform of education. Exquisite skill, creativity and technical balance is at the foundation of her focus and career, and this is exactly what she provides her direct clients.
She believes that in order to be genuine to the artistry of the industry, it is her responsibility to bring a completely custom and unique experience to each of her clients, in the end- the look on each of their faces is what makes her dedication worth every minute.
LAKE FOREST, CA
(949) 422 3355
NATIVE STUDIO SALON
KARA VAN HOOGENSTYN
Kara’s love of Balayage and coloring is rooted in her in-depth study of color theory. Her first position behind the chair opened her eyes to the power of color, which fueled her desire to pursue a deeper education in the specialty.
Kara believes that Balayage and hair painting are reshaping the industry, in that a new level of creativity that is unlocked in practicing these techniques, taking a technical practice into new creative heights. The custom look that this artistry provides, offers a look to her clients as unique as each of them. Kara explains “Balayage marries together creativity and technical skills unlike any other coloring techniques today.”
When a clients steps out of the chair feeling more like a piece of art than a customer, she believes this is when she has done her job. In her time as an educator, she feels the most influential when she can show her students how to escape the fear of using their creativity and show them how to use these tools to reach new heights in their careers.
LAKE FOREST, CA
(949) 413 9417
NATIVE STUDIO SALON
Lindsay is delighted with all things color. Educated in a variety of techniques, she recognizes the rejuvenating potential of color and possess the ability to create signature colors, custom blended to suit each clients’ unique pigments.
As an individual, Lindsay started with a degree in Sociology but always knew she would return to her true passion as a hairstylist. As a stylist, Lindsay continues to seek out and gain knowledge. Each class stimulates her creativity and allows her to evolve and progress. She is inspired by like-minded, passionate artists and is constantly working not only to further develop her craft but share her passion for creating the impeccable sun-kissed look of Balayage. She enjoys being exposed to and talking with her diverse clientele and finds she is fascinated with the life-stories of others, learning something from each of them.
She combines her love of travel and culture when exploring Europe and much of the United States to continue her education. Constantly evolving herself and honing her skills is something she believes is imperative in order to bring the latest trends & techniques to her students and clients’ alike in her native Southern California.
LAKE FOREST & COSTA MESA, CA
NATIVE HAIR STUDIO & UNCAGED SALON
I am a hairstylist at Tribe Studio in Encinitas, CA in North County San Diego. I love doing cut and color and specialize in balayage and hairpainting. I love making people look and feel beautiful!
SAN DIEGO, CA
(619) 415 5914
Samantha is a talented and passionate stylist & educator who truly loves her career. Striving to create a total look that will make her clients look & feel their best is her passion. She hand crafts customized looks by combining techniques in both cutting and color to suite each guest as an individual always considering the hair type, skin tone, face shape and lifestyle of her guests. Samantha’s style is versatile and eclectic ranging from chic precision to textured with an edge; pretty boho or boldly beautiful. Her motto is “Love Your Hair”.
Starting early in her career in 2001 with training in Sassoon precision cutting she has continued to attend extensive training with many of the best in the business at Bumble and bumble, Sassoon Academy, the Wella Studio, Unite Academy, Aveda, Arrojo, and more, on techniques including hairpainting and balayage, razor cutting, advanced color techniques and styling. Samantha spent a decade as the director of education at a large salon sharing her love and dedication to the craft of hair with her peers. As a Wella Certified Master Color Expert and former educator for the brand, she is extremely knowledgeable on color theory and placement.
Samantha competed in Las Vegas at Wella’s North American Trend Vision competition in the top 7 finalists for the 2013 US Color Category and has experience working backstage at both NY and LA Fashion weeks as well as local shows and editorial photo shoots. Samantha loves to challenge herself technically & creatively and is a lifelong student of her craft.
SAN MARCOS, CA
(760) 717 6415
Natalie Newhouse has been behind the chair in Orange County for over 20 years. She is in the hair industry for the “true love of the craft”!
She is always educating herself to stay current and keep her clients up with today’s trends. Having many years of experience in traditional color, patterns, and foiling techniques, Natalie loves the new direction the color world is taking in releasing freedom and creativity utilizing Balayage and hair painting techniques.
Natalie’s clientele ranges from edgy to conservative. It is clear she loves what she does! Always connecting with clients on many levels to give them hair they love to live in. She believes hair is a person’s biggest accessory and it needs to make them feel great every day!
(951) 314 5112
RICCA DONNA SALON AND SPA
Krystle started as an assistant at Indulgence the Salon in Lakewood, California and has and moved up to working with her own assistant two years later.
Licensed since 2012 Krystle is a level 3 stylist offering the latest Balayage and Color techniques to her clientele. She is in the Salon Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday every week. If interested in booking an appointment please contact Krystle via text or call at (714) 856-2329.
(714) 856 2329
INDULGENCE THE SALON
20 years in this industry has proven to me that education is the key to staying passionate and skilled. Each year I make a point to learn new hair artistry! This has lead me to be strong in curly hair, color correction, balayage, styling, etc. I’m so grateful that I work in a field that is fun and ever evolving. At 54 I see no retirement in the near future.
I am also an inventor and I have 3 styling tools that are in the prototype stage.
I’m excited to see what the next 50 years teaches me!
(916) 987 1280
I’ve been a hairstylist for 9years all spent in the San Diego area. I love balayage and its endless possibilities for all hair types and textures.
SAN DIEGO, CA
(858) 375 3787
Beth has been working behind the chair for 16 years. She is passionate about keeping her clients current and feeling their best. Beth believes in continuing education so she can bring the latest styles and techniques to all of her clients. I can’t wait to meet you and get your hair looking it’s best!
Balayage has reignited her fire once again and she loves the artistry behind it. Her specialties lay with color whether it be blondes, reds or brunettes.
CAPISTRANO BEACH, CALIFORNIA
(949) 683 2335
BETH WILKINSON ON FACEBOOK
I have been doing hair for 15 years & just started experimenting with balayage, it ‘s now my favorite technique. Whether you are blond, brunette or a red head this will make your hair sparkle w/ natural sunkissed highlights. I loved learning from The Business of Balayage Team, & hope to one day be an educator in the technique.
(303) 956 4464
HAIR BY RENEE ARNOLD/SOLA SALONS
@ HAIR BY RENEE ARNOLD
I am Sherri, I specialize in fashion-forward cuts & customized colors that compliment my client’s lifestyles. I love to take my knowledge of hair further with advanced education courses and have recently been perfecting my Balayage & Hair Painting skills. I truly enjoy what I do and pride myself in keeping my clients looking current and feeling great about their hair.
(720) 280 1177
SOLA SALON/THE ART OF CUT & COLOR
PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL
(561) 635 1727
SALON: HAIR BY YAMILA
Hello, my name is Rosi. I am a hairstylist in Miami. For the past 25 years, I’ve been a devoted stylist and have a great passion for fashion. My forte is color and classic looks.
(954) 822 0299
SERENDIPITY BEAUTY SALON AND SPA
My name is Desaree. I live in Detroit Lakes, Mn. I’ve been very blessed in my life, I have an amazing 20 year career in cosmetology. I love the hair business and helping clients feel great about themselves. I love learning and educating myself so I can give my clients the best experiences. I look forward to many more years in this industry.
DETROIT LAKES, MN
(701) 388 9100
RICHARD’S HAIR DESIGN
NY and NJ licensed in cosmetology since 1984. You can find me working in both states every week.
I have an always growing passion for learning and doing all phases of Hair Coloring, highlighting and Styling.
(845) 783 7336
PAULA TRACY HAIR DESIGN
From a young age, I always envisioned that I would end up working “behind the chair.” Now 22 years old, I have been licensed in New York State since 2012. Having jumped right into the beauty industry during high school, my passion and drive for the business eventually brought me out to San Francisco, where I continued my education through Aveda. Now back in Upstate New York, I strive to indulge my clientele in my newly gained knowledge- to provide the best services that I have to offer.
ROCHESTER, NEW YORK
(585) 880 2679
CHEVEUX SALON DEUX
Tammy is a hairdresser in Rochester, NY. and loves coloring hair and painting is her newest passion. She has taken many balayage and hair painting classes over the past few years and loves all of the different looks this style of coloring creates. Tammy always brings new techniques into the salon. She has owned Bangz Salon for 14 years and recently opened Wigz by Bangz.
(585) 248 8140
Hello!! I’m Tracey and have been coloring and styling hair since 2003. Balayage is one of my absolute favorite techniques. It allows for endless possibilities and is completely customizable! I look forward to meeting with you! Thank you!
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK
(405) 300 9076
MERAKI HAIR STUDIO
Rochelle is a hair stylist, colorist, and owner of Lemon Drop Hair Salon. Hair color has always inspired Rochelle and she believes that the sky in the limit. As an artist, she is constantly pushing the limits and challenging herself. Education has always been extremely important to Rochelle. If she’s not hosting a class at Lemon Drop Hair Salon, you will find her traveling several times a year to attend educational events. She is certified in advanced balayage, trained as an educator by an international color line, has had extensive color training and advanced cutting education by the Vidal Sassoon Academy and Bumble and Bumble.
Rochelle is passionate about her career and prides herself on constantly staying ahead of the trends while keeping in mind that every client is unique and needs customized services. In addition to loving color, Rochelle loves being able to complete her client’s look by giving them the perfect cut.
(541) 233 3526
LEMON DROP HAIR SALON
Lana has been haircolor obsessed since she was five years old. She saw a punky teenager with Kool-Aid colored hair and was hooked ever since.
Lana is a color specialist and a former educator and platform artist for Sassoon Academy.
Nothing delights her more than doing a balayage technique to give her clients that beachy glow.
(480) 296 6038
Angela has been a colorist and extension specialist for two decades. Being a rarity these days as a native Nashvillian, Angela has sought after the finest education from all across the country. She has translated her education into absolutely stellar work in both balayage techniques and NBR extensions. When Angela is not at work you will find her with her husband and two children and two furry babies.
(615) 351 8565
ANN (MINH HIEU) NGUYEN
My name is Ann Nguyen, and I’m a currently a hairdresser in Murphy, Texas in a business named “Inspired Cuts”. I have been working with cosmetology (especially in hair) for over 5 years.
I have a degree in “Cosmetology” for almost, 6 years now, and I’m in love with my career choice. It’s so fascinating the more to learn from other people and from yourself, especially with balayage. Now, i’m proud to be certified in the business of balayage.
(214) 517 1782
INSPIRED CUTS SALON
Katie has completed numerous balayage certifications, including the Business of Balayage Advanced Certification and the L’Oreal Professionnel Master Balayage Certification. She is also an educator for hairtalk and Hotheads hair extension systems.
(214) 789 3165
Erika’s Constant Evolving Knowledge, is due to her commitment to giving her clients the very Best the Beauty Industry has to offer. Erika attends Educational classes maintaining certifications every year, to stay on top of current trends and techniques such as Balayage and many others. Many of thes classes have been taught by renowned Celebrity Stylists such as Kim Vo, Guy Tang, Tracy Cunningham, Rick Wellman, Robb Dubre & Justin Anderson to name a few. They have taught her their Exclusive Secrets to Amazing Hair, The Looks we see on the Red Carpet.
(512) 757 7573
Priscilla entered the industry in 2012 and graduated from Paul Mitchell the School Orlando. She prides herself on continuing education and always keeps up with the latest styles. She has done training with Kerastase, Oribe, Bumble and Bumble, Deva Curl and Paul Mitchell. She goes above and beyond to maintain the integrity of her client’s hair and educates her clients on what they need to do to protect their investment.
(407) 579 5599
MODERN LUXE SALON
Karla is 23 years old, she was born in Texas, and raised in Mexico.
She is bilingual and feels like that really has helped her reach many different clients. She graduated from cosmetology school in 2013 and became a professional Makeup Artist in 2015.
Her favorite part of working with people is building up their confidence and making them feel beautiful inside and out!
(956) 786 0435
KARLA GARCIA MAKEUP & HAIR
AUDREY INSKEEP ALLRED
Hi I’m Audrey! I’m originally from Boise, Idaho and I moved to Salt Lake City in 2008. Since then, I have learned balayage over the years and more recently became more familiar with hair painting as well. Hair coloring is my passion and I am constantly trying to better by craft and perfect my techniques.
SALT LAKE CITY, UT
(208) 724 7180
HAIR BY AUDREY INSKEEP
Michele is the owner & stylist at Salon Couture and has been doing hair for 15 years. Michele is extremely passionate about the hair industry & growing Couture into one of the top premiere salons in Utah.
She trains monthly with top hairstylists around the country, including the Business of Balayage, celebrity stylists Riawna Capri, Nikki Lee, The Confessions of a Hairstylists- Jenny Strebe, Sam Villa & more.
Michele’s love for hair shows through her work & has been featured on several social media hairstyle pages including a recent feature in the Standard Examiner for bringing the “braid bar” to Northern Utah.
Her favorite hair trends right now are braids, balayage & shadowed roots.
Michele is a fashion focused hairstylist committed to not only staying current with the latest hair trends, but setting them!
(801) 920 0963
Around age 14, I began working as a shampoo assistant at a salon. That is when I quickly learned that I wanted to be a hair stylist.
I’m a very creative and unique individual and making others feel unique is the most rewarding part of my everyday life. Even after 16 years of being a licensed stylist, every day I create something new on a client. As I perform the ordinary hair stylist tasks, I can also do things such as Japanese hair straightening and creative, custom haircuts.
While being married with two young boys, I know that to live a good life you must be happy. And I feel that giving to clients’ wants and needs I can offer them such happiness with who they are. I always do my best to provide great service.
(703) 848 2000
COLOUR BAR STUDIO
ELIZABETH ON FACEBOOK
Tiffani is a Balayage Artist and French hairdresser. What does that mean? All cuts and colors are customized to frame your face and bring out your best features. French haircuts fall perfectly in place, without losing their shape as they grow out. Balayage gives you a soft natural look without having hard color lines as your hair starts to grow. Tiffani has been trained in Classic French Balayage, as well as Hair Painting, Color Melting, and Multidimensional Balayage. She has also developed her own technique called the Balayage/Color Melt Combo. Along with being certified from the Business of Balayage, Tiffani has also been certified in Balayage with Candy Shaw/Sunlights Balayage, Shannon Keel, Lacie Wehrle, and Pravana. Tiffani is also an educator for the Midwest helpping other stylists to be better hairdressers and balayage artists.