Alaina graduated from The Salon Professional Academy In June of 2018 & joined Versed the following week. She worked so hard as an apprentice, training with her fellow stylists & we are so proud to have her talent, dedication and love for beauty on our team! She first knew that she wanted to pursue a career in Cosmetology when she worked at a Children's Salon as a teenager. Alaina has a passion for making people look and feel beautiful & takes pride in listening to their needs so they are completely happy in her chair. Specializing in blondes and men's haircutting, she wants to maintain a well-versed skillset and is always open to new ideas and furthering her education as a hairdresser. Alaina enjoys meeting new people & loves the opportunity to put a smile on someone's face!
Women's Haircut- $40 Men's Haircut- $30
Follow Alaina on Instagram @lainadoeshair
MANAGER & MAKEUP/WAXING ARTIST
Loren started in the industry as a spa coordinator, massage therapist, and make-up artist. As her career evolved she chose to focus on her artistry and has been doing so for about 13 years. She specializes in eyebrow shaping and make-up artistry, and has received her certifications for advanced brow shaping and advanced air-brush make-up application. She has created looks for countless blushing brides, parties, formal events including black tie, high school proms, and senior portraits and works with numerous professional photographers. Loren has always had a passion for the arts and is a creator who loves being able to tap into her creativity. She feels honored to make her guests look beautiful, and most importantly comfortable and confident in their own skin.
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Molly has been thriving in the industry for over 4 years. After cosmetology school, she joined the Versed team and immediately shined in the advanced training program. She has an eye for color and balance of tone, and is well versed in a range of techniques. Molly has devoted much of her time to continuing education and realizes the importance of sharing that knowledge with not only her peers but her guests as well. Molly loves making everyone in her chair feel beautiful and ensures that her guest know how to maintain their new style at home. She loves the versatility this industry has to offer and excels in anything from classic and natural styles to bold and adventurous.
Women's Haircut- $45 Men's Haircut- $30
Follow Molly on Instagram @hairbymjq
STYLIST/KEVIN.MURPHY COLOR.ME PLATINUM KEY EDUCATOR
Rebecca has 16 years of experience as a hairdresser. As a balayage-certified colorist, she uses her keen eye and creative ability to craft unique looks tailored to each client’s style and personality. She is also certified in Hot Heads Extensions. Her other passions include women’s precision cutting and delivering top notch customer service. She has had hands-on training with some of the most renowned platform artists including Phillip Wilson, Julie DeLuca Cross, Mirza Batanovic and Tony Ricci. Rebecca is a KEVIN.MURPHY COLOR.ME Platinum Key Educator and enjoys teaching and mentoring fellow stylists in the Midwest. She travels annually for advanced color training and we couldn't be prouder! She is confident in her abilities and passionate about learning the newest techniques to keep her clients fashionable.
Women’s Haircut-$65 Men’s Haircut-$35
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Creative, versatile, and passionate about her craft, Dana is one of the most in-demand hair stylists at Versed. With over 19 years as a stylist, she specializes in color, cutting, and styling. She takes great pride in her continuing education and learning new trends including the Kevin Murphy advanced cutting class, and loves passing along her knowledge to the new talent in our salon. Her continuing education has given her the opportunity to travel the nation, including San Diego where she received her certificate for Foundations 2 at the Eufora Academy. Dana’s attention to detail, superb technique, and natural skill in crafting classic hairstyles have allowed her to excel in her field and build a faithful following.
Women’s Haircut-$70 Men’s Haircut-$35
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Kristen joined the salon industry 7 years ago and has built a loyal guest list at Versed through her innate talent and exceptional service. She is currently a Hot Heads-certified hair extensions specialist. She has participated the Eufora Foundations advanced cutting course and has been selected to attend the Foundations 2 class. She draws from her continuing education and training to create innovative, sophisticated looks with a fresh and playful edge. She believes that every guest deserves to feel beautiful. With her expertise and top quality hair, Kristen performs extension applications that can offer clients a brand new look. She truly loves her guests and takes pride in giving her clients the best experience possible. And she's a sweetheart!
Women’s Haircut-$50 Men’s Haircut-$30
Follow Kristen on Instagram @kristenmyers_versed
Holly joined our team in 2016 and has since enhanced her talents through advanced training with our brand, Kevin.Murphy and numerous educators currently shaping the trends. Holly's philosophy is simple, she listens to her guests. Her passion is all about creating a fabulous look with a style that fits your life. She is a wealth of knowledge, and always leaves her guests with helpful advice and exciting new tips that translate out of the salon. Holly specializes in balayage, women and men's cutting techniques.
Women's Haircut- $40 Men's Haircut $30
Follow Holly on Instagram @_hairbyhollynicole
[VURST] experienced; practiced; skilled; learned
Ryan has been in the industry for 18 years and his specialties include men’s cutting, barbering, tapers and fades but also has a passion for women’s cut and color. He traveled the Midwest as an Artistic Educator for Profound Beauty and also spent a few years as a Platform Artist for Bioionic, performing at America’s Beauty Show each year in Chicago. Ryan had the opportunity to shadow several mentors in high-caliber settings, including editorial spreads, photo shoots, and New York Fashion Week events—from which he has developed an admirable work ethic, and drawn inspiration to create his own artistic vision. He spent additional time in New York with Yves Durif learning precision bobs and cutting and has also has attended editorial hair styling classes with Vivian Mackinder. As an artist Ryan couldn’t imagine himself doing anything else career wise, he feels blessed to be able to express his creativity every day.
Women’s Haircut-$70 Men’s Haircut-$35
Follow Ryan on Instagram @prettyfly4aryguy
STYLIST/HOT HEADS ARTISTRY EDUCATOR
Darbie inherited her passion for the beauty industry as a child while sweeping hair at her sisters salon. Today she brings nearly 15 years’ experience to Versed, and has received advanced training from world renowned platform artists and educators, attending the Kuene International Academy in Atlanta and the Eufora Academy in San Diego. Over the years she has taken her passion for learning to the next level, becoming an educator herself for companies including Gage for Men, and Hot Heads. As an extension-specialist, Darbie attended the Hot Heads Educational Seminar in Fort Lauderdale and became a Hot Heads Artistry educator. She is certified to teach Concept, Pro, and Artistry and was awarded Premier Beauty Educator of the Month in April 2016. Along with extensions, Darbie specializes in custom colors, blonde bombshells, and finishing/blow-outs. She loves having the ability to transform people’s lives, creating a look that is unique for every client and finds inspiration in all facets of life including music, nature and art.
Women’s Haircut-$60 Men’s Haircut-$35
Follow Darbie on Instagram @danadarbie1
STYLIST/ VERSED SALON TRAINING PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Over the past 11 years, Matt has developed the ability to design styles that not only reflect classic and current trends but are also easy to manage on a daily basis. He specializes in color formulations, highlights, corrective coloring and precision cuts for men and women. Matt also loves creating formal up-does for weddings, proms and other special occasions. Matt is very involved in the Versed Salon Training Program helping our apprentices to improve their color, cutting and finishing skills. Using his expertise, he teaches advanced mens cuts, fades, graphics, along with women's pixie haircuts and formal style workshops. Matt takes pride in furthering his education to enhance skills and passion for the industry. Matt views his guests as a blank canvas and being the true artist he is, brings life into that canvas, creating one beautiful masterpiece after another.
Women's Haircut-$65 Men's Haircut-$40
Follow Matt on Instagram @mattharestylist