CHAKRA AVEDA HAIR STUDIO AVEDA LIFESTYLE SALON
Originally from Minnesota, Linda has been a presence in the industry for over 25 years. She has had the opportunity to train with a variety of hair care lines. Including, 5 years with Tony & Guy , and training at Vidal Sassoon. Linda made the transition into Aveda 19 years ago, and has been living the Aveda way ever since. She has owned Aveda salons in Washington and now California, and has found her niche here in the Coachella Valley. Linda's passions include gourmet cooking. She enjoys creating and sharing her new recipes with family, friends, and guests.
As a seasoned veteran in salon operations, Linda's mission is to build and maintain a salon that strives for excellence and fosters creativity. Creative by blood, and ardent by nature, Linda is never one to take her craft for granted. Her extensive expertise has given her an impeccable eye, which ensures a color service that is customized for each guest and will grow out beautifully over time. Her warm personality embraces the beauty within each and every one of her guests.
By industry standards Ian Ingram is considered to be an accomplished hairstylist and colorist. Years of experience combined with professional training and a personal sense of design result in a custom look for each of his clients. Ian's advanced education includes training with Bumble and Bumble, Toni & Guy, and Wella.
A true hair artist, Melissa consistently pleases her clients by giving them the hair they have always wanted. With clients spanning 20 years she strives for perfection. She stays abreast of current trends and products with advanced education. Her specialties include multidimensional color, highlights, hair cutting and styling.
Marcia has over 30 years of experience in the Cosmetology field, 20 of those years as a salon owner. She has many years of advanced training and has attended classes across the country, from LA to New York. She has a passion for hair and love’s meeting new clients and spending time helping them decide on a fresh new haircut and color.
Joe's 37 years in the hair and make-up industry have taken him many places; from working in salons in his hometown of Kenosha, Wisconsin to being a guest platform artist for RedKen doing bridal productions. From launching Walt Disney World's "Fairy Tale Wedding", to being an official hairdresser and make-up artist for the Miss America and Miss Universe organizations. Since settling in Palm Springs in 2012, he is now pursuing his love for everything bridal.