CARMELLA

Hometown: West Des Moines, Iowa
Professionally licensed since 1999, Redken Certified Hair Colorist

PROUDEST PROFESSIONAL MOMENT: Becoming a Redken Certified Haircolorist. The testing was very grueling and not easy at all but it helped me take my skills to a whole another level.

PEOPLE ARE SURPRISED TO LEARN: I am one of 8 children (#7 to be exact)

SIGNATURE COCKTAIL: The Palm Refresh. Basically a cucumber basil martini.

FAVORITE COLOR TO CREATE: Bronde (part blonde, part brunette.) It’s bright, natural and a flattering color on so many people.

GUILTY PLEASURES: Shopping at Nordstrom.  Nashville Predators hockey games.  And cats.

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Tori Smith Luster salon Stylist Clarksville TNTORI

Hometown: Flint, Michigan
Professionally licensed since 2010

PROUDEST PROFESSIONAL MOMENT: I created a vibrant, dimensional red on a guest that took a lot of planning, creativity and sweat! It ended up blowing up on social media. It was great to see my work being recognized by so many.

PEOPLE ARE SURPRISED TO LEARN: I am a vegetarian and I have several tattoos.

WEEKEND GOTO’S: I foster animals that need a loving home so I spend many of my weekends at adoption events.

FAVORITE SALON TOOL: My razor. I love to create textured and blended cuts on both female and male guests. I also love the texture iron. It’s my secret weapon for creating volume on fine hair.

PERFECT VACATION: Anywhere on a beach!

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AMBER

Hometown: Clarksville, TN
Professionally licensed since 2015

DESCRIBE YOURSELF IN 3 WORDS: Driven, enthusiastic and fun-sized

FAVORITE COLOR TO CREATE: I love a challenge so any type of correction or someone looking for that big change.

GUILTY PLEASURE: Any reality tv. I hate them but they suck me right in!

PEOPLE ARE SURPRISED TO LEARN: I was a gymnast for 8 years.

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CHELSI

Hometown: Clarksville, TN
Professionally licensed since 2012

CELEBRITY CRUSH: It’s a girl crush: Julianne Hough. She’s so perfect!

FAVORITE COLOR TO CREATE: Being a lifelong blonde myself, I love creating killer blondes. The key is in the details, having complimentary tones mingle together to give that bright, natural look.

PEOPLE ARE SURPRISED TO LEARN: I can sing a little. My favorite karaoke song is “Strawberry Wine.”

FAVORITE SALON PRODUCT: Moroccanoil Dry Shampoo. It allows my guests to preserve their haircolor and stretch out how often they shampoo. Plus, it smells amazing!

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Lori Luster Salon Clarksville TN salonLORI

Hometown: Stockton, California
Salon Coordinator, Licensed Esthetician

PEOPLE ARE SURPRISED TO LEARN: I worked as an “extra” in Hollywood.

FAVORITE SALON PRODUCT: ColorProof Plush Locks. It controls my thick hair and makes it feel sooo soft.

PERFECT VACATION: Anywhere that would be an impulsive trip!

SIGNATURE COCKTAIL: Whiskey and soda

FAVORITE QUOTE: ”I went to the bookstore and asked the clerk, ‘Where is the self-help section?’ She said if she told me it would defeat the purpose.” —George Carlin