Aavyn has been doing hair for 38 years and still LOVEs IT! She considers herself the curly hair specialist, she’s also great at keeping your hair healthy. For those clients who want go chemical free, she can help you grow out your relaxer and recommend products and styles for your natural hair.
Aavyn has a loyal client following, some of which she’s had for over thirty years. She has also owned two salons in the past that were very successful. Entered and won numerous hair competitions - not to mention a chance to do Trya Banks' hair in a photo shoot which was a great experience in itself. Aavyn has also taught classes for four major hair companies (Lanza, Aveda, Kenra Care and Schwarzkopf). She’s a believer in continuing education and you can always find her in a class to keep up with the most current styles and techniques.
Her specialties include:
• Chemical Relaxers
• Keratin Smoothing Treatments
• Press N Curls
• Individual Cylinder Hair Extensions
• Sew in Weaves
• Wig Styling
~ “I love working with all textures of hair – Kinky, Curly, Wavy and Straight”
Dr. Chow is a fellowship trained surgeon who is double board-certified in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery as well as head and neck surgery. As the son of an architect and an engineer, he discovered a passion for both art and science early in life, and realized that facial plastic surgery combined the best aspects of each.
He graduated with honors while triple-majoring in Molecular and Cellular Biology, Biochemistry, and East Asian Studies at the University of Arizona by maintaining a perfect grade point average and submitting theses in both biology and Chinese history. He then went on to attend the Yale University School of Medicine, where he was awarded a Howard Hughes Medical Institute research fellowship and spent a year studying blood vessel growth and development under low oxygen conditions. After obtaining his medical degree, he completed a residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the Yale University School of Medicine. As the chief resident during his final year, he was also given the position of Clinical Instructor, teaching junior residents and medical students as part of his duties. Dr. Chow was then accepted into one of just forty fellowship programs across the country that are recognized by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, training with the Academy’s recent president.
With medical licenses to practice in both New York and California, Dr. Chow has published and presented on multiple medical and scientific topics. He has always enjoyed teaching, and has lectured surgical residents at Yale and the University of Rochester. Previously, he has served as the section chief of head and neck surgery at Methodist Hospital in Arcadia. www.chow.md
Take a look at our talented artists below. From color specialists & expert stylists to professional Manicurists & Estheticians , our team has a wealth of talent and skills to accomplish any cut or style. They will make sure that your style is both wearable and gorgeous so that you can maintain your look wherever you go.
In her 30-plus years as a hairstylist (including 22 at Escape Salon), Lesley has made an ongoing commitment to professional education to keep her technical and product knowledge current. Her passion for this exciting industry has driven that commitment all these years and It’s what enables her to deliver best results to all her clients day in and day out.
For Lesley, it all starts with an in-depth and careful consultation to understand each client’s lifestyle, profession (if applicable), personal style, and natural hair attributes and over time the real magic happens as the relationship develops and turns into a partnership built on trust.
Some of Lesley’s strong attributes include:
• Advanced foil techniques
• Balayage/hair painting
• Color correction
Some of Lesley’s Top education credentials include:
• Yuko straightening and Keratin Smoothing for transforming hair from curly and frizzy to straight and smooth.
• Toni and Guy
• Redken Shades
~ "I believe in maximizing the best of what each person has and to help them achieve their ultimate look and style throughout all stages of their lives. I believe it is good to update your style as you grow and your life changes. Hair design is a work in progress and requires me to be a strong listener and have the ability to help guide clients to the best possible solution for their complete hair care needs. I have many clients I have served for decades. I enjoy helping my clients maximize their style as they journey through life and build long lasting relationships along the way."
Christy absolutely loves what she does. Her goal is to channel her passion for skincare by working together with you to achieve your best skin. Clients often mention that this is obvious through her touch. It's very exciting for her to share her dream with her clients. She takes the extra time to give you an unsurpassed experience. She promises to educate you and help you every step of the way from the services your receive to your home skin care regimen. Her mission is to offer the very best of services, products and knowledge, resulting in a glow you not only feel from within but shows on the outside as well.
Along with her ever continuing education, she dedicates herself to bring you both beauty and relaxation as well as the latest and most current anti-aging treatments. She will strive to provide each one of her clients not only a magical one hour of me time ( YOU DESERVE IT ) but sharing her knowledge with you for your home care regimen that suits your skins' unique needs. This commitment she makes to you will result in unveiling that beautiful glow you have not been able to achieve on your own. Let her help you on your journey to aging gracefully and slowing down that clock. Let's work together to turn back the hands of time. YES...you can turn back that clock with the right products and treatments with her. Let's be honest, there are many products and treatments to choose from, with her help and your dedication to the process we can, together, reach your personal path to skincare and wellness. She will be there with you all the way, 100% providing the best in advanced skin care treatments and advice. She wishes to inspire you, rejuvenate you, enliven you and get you excited about the positive transformation that we can achieve working together. YOU deserve it! An aura of beauty attracts beauty . Your beauty will resonate from the inside out.
Manicuring has been Laurie’s profession and passion since 1988. With her experience and professional knowledge it is her goal to maintain the health and beauty of your nails. She uses world renowned products such as Gelish, CND and O.P.I. in unison with small batch, natural products locally crafted by Cocktail + Bath. This provides a beneficial balance of both luxury and quality in the manicuring services she provides.
~ "I take pride in customizing your service experience to your needs and look forward to your next appointment."
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Lisa Skutvik is a 22 year "Master Nail Technician". She was awarded Creative Nail Design Masters Certification. Lisa specializes in the" Health of Natural Manicure and Pedicures!"
Juliana has been in the industry over 10 years. Her passion is to make clients feel beautiful by understanding their personality & lifestyle to create the best look for them. She enjoys the experience of meeting new people and building relationships. Juliana specializes in a wide range of services including women, men and kids cuts, color, balayage, ombres, smoothing treatments and more. She attended the Redken exchange in N.Y.C. and believes in continuing education to stay updated on all the latest trends to provide excellence
~ “I hope to see you soon in my chair so together we can create the best look for you.”
Delia has over thirty five years of experience as a hairdresser. She has worked at Escape Salon for 21 yrs as a Master stylist. Delia is Sassoon trained and over the years has continued her education under various artists and academies. She is most proficient in hair cutting and hair color, and continues to follow trends to accommodate her clients interest and requests. She loves teaching and providing her clients with tips on how to keep their hair healthy and styled for everyday & special occasions.
Kellee has been a hairstylist for 8 years. She attended Citrus Cosmetology. Shortly after receiving her license she felt honored to join the Escape Salon team. Kellee assisted a master stylist for 2 years and during that time she was able to build her clientele. She continues to attend classes to update her skills and techniques. She enjoys cutting both men and women's hair, coloring, and styling. She’s also certified to do Brazilian Blowouts. Styling for weddings is one of her specialties and she does extensions as well.
~ “I absolutely love my job, my clients, and the other artists of Escape.”
Nilo has had a passion for hair and make up all her life. She has been licensed for over 7 years and in that time has mastered a wide range of techniques including cutting, color, up-dos and makeup. Her work has been featured in many magazines over the years. She has worked with many stars from international dj's and recording artists on Dancing with the stars and American idol.
As a Color Educator for Enjoy Professional Hair Care for the last 4 years, Nilo believes in continual education and strives to stay at the forefront of her field. With her knowledge of the newest products and services available she is able to provide excellent service to her clientele. She specializes in cutting edge coloring techniques such as foil highlights and low lights, color correction and gray reduction. In addition to staying updated on all the latest trends in fashion cuts, razor cuts, styling, special occasion hair dressing and airbrush makeup .... This allows Nilo to give you the look you want .
~ "I place high value on listening to my clients, understanding their needs and respecting the integrity of their hair... and I strive for unlimited creativity!"
Kim has worked in the salon industry since 1988 and became a licensed Esthetician in 1995. She has been with Escape Salon since it’s inception in early 1994 and have always been proud to work here. Kim has taken many post graduate training classes at the Dermal Institute and attended many conferences. Her services include customized facial treatments, face and body waxing and eyelash extensions. She prides herself always maintaining the highest level of integrity in her line of work.
~ “I feel fortunate to have a career that I love....that I truly ENJOY! I am so thankful for the amazing clients that I have. I look forward to meeting new people and offer complimentary consultations."
Amy Kelly has been in the hair industry for over 17 years, with the last 8 being spent at Escape Salon. Education has always been a driving factor for Amy, as she works tirelessly to further master her profession. Amy has attended many classes thus far, including training from Vidal Sassoon in cutting and creative color. Amy has also specialized in many types of hair extensions for the past 12 years.
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Sergio has worked at Escape Salon and day spa for the past year and a half. He continually works on keeping his techniques and product knowledge up to date. Since the industry is constantly changing it's important to him to keep current through social media and continuing education.
Sergio is very passionate about his career as a hairstylist. His overall goal behind the chair is to help give confidence to his guests by offering new ideas to try and help them achieve their desired look.
His specialties include:
Gray coverage, brunettes, blondes, short hair and long hair, highlighting, balayage, and hand painting. ..... Feel free to schedule a free consultation with him to discuss your hair goals.