Over the course of Dana McDowell's prolific styling career, she's handled the heads of brides, models, and Bill Medley of The Righteous Brothers. Now at Bonnie's Hair Studio, she doles out razor cuts, color, and straightening treatments, as well as helpful at-home haircare advice on her Facebook page.
With 37 years of experience to her name, Mitzi Sanders leads the staff at both her Goodlettsville and Gallatin salon locations. Stocked with products from Matrix, Paul Mitchell, and Redkin, the crew goes to work prettying up heads by rendering an extensive selection of tress-focused services. More than just a hair salon, Mitzi's boasts the full spectrum of body-bronzing methods; they offer traditional tanning, spray tans, and giant vats filled with melted butterscotch candy.
In business for more than 50 years, England's Hair Salon & Spa has amassed an impressive staff of stylists, colorists, and aestheticians. Whether restyling or recoloring tresses or refreshing looks via facials, waxing, and pedicures, the staff ensures women and men turn heads during special events or strolls through Easter Island. Clients can also watch pent-up stress and tension swirl into the ether during relaxing massages performed by a licensed massage therapist.
For stylist PJ Kpabar, hair is an art form. As such, she’s an expert in color, shape, and texture, all of which she offers at Hair Akoom Studios. Akoom, which the proprietors describe as meaning “life,” is a full-service salon specializing in ethnic hair, but all hair types are welcome. Clients may solicit PJ for face-flattering layers and highlights, or request a personal makeup consultation to revamp the complexion.
Clients lounge in comfy leather chairs as she attends to digits, precisely painting on bold colors and multihued designs in the form of flowers or portraits of Lyndon B. Johnson. With a concentration on comfort, Starr has decked out her homey space with plants and a TV.
With extensive training from the Toni and Guy Academy in Dallas, M. Hair Studio's owner Mandi Paola’s work can be seen on the heads of actors in music videos and commercials and on models walking the runway. Drawing on their extensive knowledge and experience, she and her staff of stylists transform manes with expert haircuts, eye-catching highlights, and the application of hair extensions. Mandi is also a professional makeup artist, painting the faces of her clients or people on long elevator rides.