Sharon Parent has been in the salon industry since 1994. She first studied to be a nail technician and opened her first salon in 1996, which she operated successfully for a decade, then decided it was time to get back behind the chair as a stylist. Having had a number of influential and notable mentors, Sharon studied with Nancy Braun — a “stylist to the stars” in LA & NY — including training in balayage and business. She has also trained with a chief stylist for Privé, and is a Ouidad certified stylist (specialized training in cutting & styling curly hair). With a passion to keep up with the latest trends & styles — Sharon continues to expand horizons with ongoing training and education.
Sarah is a spunky and fun curly hair specialist & colorist. She first started professionally in the industry at 15 years old and is an Empire Beauty School graduate. Sarah hasn’t stopped learning since — with certifications as an Eyelash Technician, Master Certified with Bellami Hair and a Certified Deva Curl stylist. With Sarah’s expertise and bubbly personality you’re guaranteed to leave her chair with your life changed.
Leah is a licensed hair and makeup artist who specializes in blonding, vivids, and color correction. She also has an education in hair cutting and styling through barber school (licensed master barber). She does classic lash extensions and is continuing her education to keep up with the trends of the hair and lash industry. Leah comes from Vermont and is looking to build her clientele here! She’s excited to have everyone leave her chair feeling brand new!
Becoming a stylist has been Mackenzie’s dream since she can remember. The privilege of boosting her clients confidence is the most rewarding part of her career. She takes pride in her ability to interact with guests and make them feel comfortable and at home when they are at the salon. She can’t wait to meet all of you!
Taylor knew she wanted to work in the cosmetology industry for as long as she can remember. She started working towards being a stylist in her junior year of high school when she entered the 2 year cosmetology program at her high school. From there she went on to graduate from Michaels School of Hair Design and Esthetics. Taylor took some time assisting a curly hair specialist and is now looking to build her own clientele. She has a passion for the industry and is eager to learn more about hair while continuing her education in this industry.
Madison is a 2021 Empire Beauty School graduate. She has dreamed of being a hairdresser from a very young age. She started her hair journey back in high school with the Cosmetology CTE program at Pinkerton Academy and has been working with hair ever since! Madison’s favorite things to do are vivid colors and blondes. Madison is proud of what she does and is always looking to expand her knowledge of the industry.
Cheryl is a 2011 graduate of New Hampshire Institute of Therapeutic Arts & Massage Therapy. Licensed in MA and NH, as well as a member of AMTA, she practices a system of healing arts grounded in restoring and maintaining healthful balance by working with the body’s own tendency to correct imbalances and heal itself. This comprehensive system includes massage therapies & techniques such as Swedish, Deep Tissue, Orthopedic, Trigger Point, Myofascial Release, Pre/Perinatal & Postpartum Massage, Ear Candling as well as Reiki. Cheryl utilizes a holistic approach, layering several modalities into each session as appropriate and unique to the individual. Certifications include Aromatouch Therapy w/ doTERRA oils; Prenatal, Perinatal & Postpartum Massage by Carol Osborne (2012); Reiki 1 & 2 by Sheryl Benson (1999); Interior Alignment/ Space Clearing – Feng Shui consultant by Denise Linn (2001). She looks forward to working with and maintaining a healthy balanced you!
A graduate of Regis College in Weston MA, Gina received a B.A. in Business Management with a concentration in communications. Her career began in retail, and then she found her way over to a more traditional 8-5 position in a Fortune 50 company. After 25 years in sales operations, Gina now finds herself with time to follow her passions full time. Her journey with energy therapy began in 2006 when she experienced Reiki as both a client herself and watching her mother as a Reiki client during an illness. She became fascinated with the energy and how it helps not only the mind, but the body. Following that interest, she received her Reiki Master certification in December 2017 and her Master Instructor certification in February 2018. Through her Reiki practice, Gina was also drawn to a second energy therapy, Integrated Energy Therapy (or I.E.T.), completing her Master Instructor certification in April of 2019. She is additionally in the process of pursuing further training in massage therapy.
Selena is a 2020 Empire beauty school graduate. She is licensed in aesthetics, and is passionate about the nature and importance of the skin… She offers facials, lash and brow tints with lifts, lash extensions, chemical peels, electrotherapy, makeup application, and body hair removal. Selena is continually interested in growing her knowledge of skin care in order to bring new rejuvenating techniques to her customers. She wants you to love your skin and gain extreme confidence!
Colleen is a 1997 graduate of The School of Nail Design in Bedford NH. She is a professional certified Creative Nail Design Master Technician. Colleen has been providing professional nail services in Nashua for over 23 years. She specializes in Natural, Gel Polish, and Structured Gel Manicures, Acrylic Enhancements, Express, Classic and Luxury Spa Pedicures. Colleen provides a private, friendly comfortable and welcoming experience with each and every service. Colleen takes pride in her professional expertise and quality techniques. Impeccable cleanliness, sanitation and a high level of customer service and expectation is present and important for each and every client.
Angel loves to be of assistance, is Front Desk Coordinator Extraordinaire and is attending Empire Beauty School starting in September…