Having been a stylist for 18 years, Stephanie brings her enthusiasm, passion, and drive for the hair industry to Soleil 7 Hair Salon. When asked by guests and students if she favors hair cutting or hair coloring her response is both. Stephanie feels that haircutting as well as coloring can forever change how a guest feels and how they view themselves. She holds close to her heart the motto ‘Beauty is as Beauty does’. What brings a smile to Stephanie’s face is bringing out the beauty in you. Aveda’s Pure Abundance Volumizing Tonic is Stephanie’s personal favorite.
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With 32 years of experience specializing in color and current hair styles, Sam’s passion for her profession is never ending. Sam is recognized as a Senior Stylist at Soleil 7 Hair Salon, and enjoys creating a customized look for her guests. Sam says Aveda’s Defining Whip is a great finishing product for a textured look with weightless medium hold for all hair types.
Tiffany is a graduate from the Aveda Institute Tallahassee and has been doing hair for 6 years. Her specialty is Aveda Hair Color as well as VoMor Hair Extensions. She is our in-house Color Educator and is always up for a challenge! Tiffany also gives an amazing Blow-Out and enjoys working with curly hair.
Hannah has recently graduated from the Master’s Program at the AVEDA institute Tallahassee. She recently received her certification in VoMor Hair Extensions and loves big transformations. Hannah is a well rounded stylist in all aspects of hair; and her favorite product is volumizing tonic.
Jordan has been in the industry for 4 years, graduating from the Aveda institute in 2012. She has a passion for blondes and pixie cuts. Jordan is also certified in Vomor Hair Extensions and enjoys creating fuller looks for her guests. Her favorite products include the entire Damage Remedy Line and Smooth Infusion Nourishing Styling Cream.
Courtney is the Salon Manager for the Lafayette St. Location and loves working with our team and guests to ensure that each and every person experiences the Aveda Way while in our Salon. She wants every guest to feel like they are a part of our extended Soleil 7 family. Courtney is a Florida State Alumni with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Psychology as well as Criminology. The study of people has always fascinated her and she loves what she does because she is surrounded by different types of people every day. Her favorite Aveda products include the BK Toning Mist and Dry Remedy Moisturizing Oil.
Amanda graduated from the Aveda Institute Tallahassee in 2016. She has been a Licensed Hairstylist for two years. Amanda specializes in high-lift blonding and is passionate about bridal hair. She is certified in Vomor Hair Extensions and is our Assistant Wedding Ambassador. Amanda’s favorite Aveda product is the Shampure Dry Shampoo.
Brooke is a graduate of the Aveda Institute Tallahassee and has been behind the chair for two years. Her favorite service is balayage of all shades to better customize low maintenance color for her guests. She is also certified in Vomor Hair Extensions. She lives for Aveda Dry Shampoo to enhance the hairs volume and create longevity in the style.
Angela has been in the hair industry for 7 years and graduated from the Aveda Institute. Her main passion is for blondes but she loves any other color transformation just as much. Her favorite Aveda Hair Care line is the Dry Remedy of course! She is great with curly and textured hair.
Ashley is a graduate of the Aveda Institute Tallahassee and has been in the industry for 1 year. Ashley specializes in natural hair care, curly hair, blow outs and balayage. When she is not in the salon she is building her portfolio and spending time with her Husband and 2 daughters. Her favorite product line is Damage Remedy as it pairs well with colored and textured hair.
Rachel is from Tallahassee and graduated from the Aveda Institute in February 2018. She strives to specialize in Balayage and Blonding of any kind but she also loves color, Bridal Styling, and Makeup! Her favorite Aveda products are Air Control, Smooth Infusion Glossing Straightener, and all of the Damage Remedy line!
Teresa returns to the State of Florida after spending twelve years in Memphis, Tennessee where she nurtured an ever-growing and dedicated clientele. Her core training is Sasson based and she specializes in creating shape in the hair through the haircut as well as coloring and highlighting. Teresa tells us that she is excited to be a part of an Aveda Exclusive Salon and to have been chosen to join the Soleil 7 family. Her new-found favorite Aveda product is the Light Elements Smoothing Fluid to help her create a smooth finish. In her down time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Gary and their two kitty cats and little dog.
Amanda has been behind the chair for 12 years and loves what she does more every day. She lives for everything braids, brides, and Balayage. Giving brides their dream hair for their big day is truly one of her greatest passions in life. You can find her work on instagram @hairbyamandablass.
Cari is the Manager of our Market Street location. She has been a Licensed Massage Therapist and Full Specialist since 2008. She is a certified Aveda Skin Care and Massage Educator. Cari spent 7 years teaching at the Aveda Institute in Tallahassee. Cari’s love for the business is deep rooted in giving her guest a moment of wellness.
Kim comes to Soleil 7 with 13 years of industry experience and knowledge. Originally from Long Beach, California, Kim began her journey with Aveda in Orange County working for over 7 years as a Stylist, Creative Director and In-Salon Educator. Upon moving to Tallahassee, Kim spent 5 years as an Educator and Educator Coach at the Aveda Institute, sharing her passion. Kim was given the honor and privilege of styling hair with Aveda’s team at New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015. She was also awarded as first runner-up in a national Aveda Educator photoshoot in 2017. Kim believes in a holistic approach to hairstyling – she believes in treating the whole person and that beauty begins on the inside. She believes that beautiful hair begins with healthy hair and that to look good, you first have to feel good.
Wynona is a sweet georgia peach with alot of southern hospitality. She graduated from the Aveda Institute Tallahassee in May of 2018. She is very passionate & hungry for success! She believes in Aveda & Soleil 7, from the mission statement to the love of plants & animals. She is obsessed with curls. She plans to specialize in cut & color with curls & coils. Her absolute favorite product is the Aveda Dry Shampoo & Dry Conditioner.
Bailey is an Aveda Institute Tallahassee graduate and is currently an educator there. She is Vomor Hair Extension certified and loves using a variety of cosmetology skills to help people feel confident and empowered. Bailey feels it is an honor to be an Aveda stylist and hopes to leave each guest with a positive and healing experience!
Rene is an Aveda trained stylist who has been working behind the chair for 2 years. She has received her VoMor hair extension certification and is obsessed with Aveda’s botanical hair treatments. She is passionate about blonding and loves creating fun braid styles for her guests. Her favorite products include the entire damage remedy line and Shampure dry shampoo.
Jade is not native to Tallahassee, but she has been here for 11 years and it’s home to her! She has been currently employed at the Market location for 8 years. She tends to attract a mature clientele because she feels like she has an old soul!!
Steve is an Aveda trained stylist since 2008. He was an educator at the Aveda institute St. Petersburg. He specializes in men’s and women’s cut and hair color. He loves playing music, skateboarding and hanging out with my son in my spare time.
Kyleigh graduated from Aveda Institute Tallahassee in April of 2018. Her passion is all things blonde. She loves all of Aveda’s hair care products and her favorite is Texture Tonic for a lived in Beachy style. You can find her work on instagram @kyleighnoble_hair.
Katina is a graduate of the Aveda institute Tallahassee for 4 years now. She is passionate for babylighting, foiling and also low maintenance hair. She is also certified in Vomor Hair extensions. She stands behind all Aveda products, especially the entire Damage remedy line.
As a therapist for five years, Nichole graduated from the Aveda Institute Tallahassee, with a license in esthetics and massage. She specializes in deep tissue and Swedish massage techniques. Nichole’s desire to see people enjoy life drives her to give her very best, and learn from every massage and facial guest she serves. Aveda’s Stress Fix Soaking Salts is Nichole’s favorite product.
Since 9th grade Jaclyn, has had a passion for hair and makeup. After two years of college she decided to attend the Aveda Institute where she graduated in 2006. It was the best decision she has made! She really enjoys blonding, short cuts and men’s cuts. She is on the Soleil 7 wedding team for makeup, as well. Jaclyn is certified in VoMor and Kerasilk Smoothing Treatments. She loves to pamper her guests when they come in to see her.
Tara is a Tallahassee native. She has been with Aveda since 2007. She loves cutting, coloring and formal styles.
Adrienne has found that career where she doesn’t have to work a day in her life! Every person that sits in her chair is a new exciting challenge and no two heads are alike! Every person is a learning experience and new chance to treat every guest to a fabulous experience! Educated at the Aveda Institute, she has been a stylist for 8 1/2 years and looking forward to many more! Adrienne’s favorite Aveda Hair Care product is Speed of Light Blow Dry Accelerator because of the numerous purposes it serves and how it acts kind of like a primer to other products.
Erin is an Executive Stylist specializing in Color, Dry Cutting, & Day Making. In the industry for 15 years; Color Educator & Salon Coach at Market District location. I’m happy creating Moments of Wellness for you, as well as enhancing your natural beauty.
Tammy has always had a love for being creative. She started her career as a hairstylist 26 years ago and has worked in salons from the east coast to the west coast. She most recently returned from 18 years in Portland, OR where she helped open the first holistic day spa at Nature’s, a subsidiary of Wild Oats. She enjoys connecting with her guests on many different levels while giving them a sophisticated and unique salon experience. She has advanced training in hair cutting, balayage, highlighting and is certified in Vomor extensions.
Taylor graduated from Aveda Institute Tallahassee in 2012 in massage and esthetics. She is a dual-licensed spa therapist that specializes in facial treatments and skin care. She believes that learning never ends and participates in regular continuing education. With her extensive product knowledge and the drive to educate others, she is one of the salon’s Aveda Ambassadors and our go-to for any and all questions Aveda. She loves customizing each facial and massage for her guests’ needs and providing them with a very personalized spa experience.