Our Friends

 

Jim
Hair

Jim started working on Ballas Road in 1976, opening Friends in 1981.  He specializes in haircuts, consults on color, and teaches the new designers the details of hair color and cuts.  He has attended countless classes and seminars in pursuit of the latest trends.

 
Mary
Skin Care, Body and Face Waxing, Nails

Starting in the late 70’s, Mary expanded her knowledge of skin care by attending The International Dermal Institute.  Continuing with them, she trains our new Body Therapists.  Mary also performs nail and waxing services and is ready to help you with your skin and hair removal needs.

Nichole
Hair, Agave Treatment

Growing up in the salon industry, Nichole has a natural understanding of hair.  She specializes in balayage, highlighting, coloring, and cutting.  Always eager to grow, she attends countless seminars throughout the year.  She is a master of fades and the newest color trends.  As the future owner, she is always available to help during any consultation. 

 

Becky
Hair

Becky has been with Friends since 1989.  That’s 30+ years of passion and love for all things hair.  She specializes in cutting, color, and perms… Always keeping up with hair trends by going to various hair shows.  Her abilities and dedication show through all her loyal clients. 

 

Adina
Skin Care, Waxing, Nails

Adina has been with Friends since 1994.  As a professional esthetician, specializing in all body and nail services, she is always learning to improve her craft.  Adina is grateful to help anyone with their skin care needs.

 

Kim
Hair, Skin Care, Brow Waxing

Kim has been a stylist for over 30 years.  She absolutely loves what she does.  Kim’s goal is to make every client feel beautiful inside and out.  She specializes in hair cutting and color for men, women, and children.  She enjoys doing formal styling, waxing, facials, and makeup… Perfect for anyone wanting a complete look.

 

Danny
Hair

Danny has been with Friends since 1995.  He loves hair color, texture waves, haircuts, and furthering his education to keep with the new trends.  His personable approach makes you feel like a life-long Friend.  He is always there to help you with all of your hair needs

 

Cassie
Hair, Facial Waxing

Cassie has been a stylist for over 20 years.  Having naturally curly hair, she has mastered her technique in cutting, coloring, and styling curls!  She also enjoys highlighting, men’s haircuts, and continuing to grow and learn. 


Tatyana
Hair, Skin Care, Waxing, Nails

Tatyana is an experienced cosmetologist, esthetician, and nail specialist.  With friends since 2000, she is always striving for excellence in service, whether facial, hair depilatory, manicure, pedicure, or make-up.  Continuing education is a must for her.  Loving and passionate about her work, Tatyana’s goal is to help individuals natural beauty and look their best.

 

Ellen
Hair, Agave Treatment

 Ellen has been with Friends since 2004.  She enjoys creating beautiful hair, while educating every client that sits in her chair.  Her passion is to continue to grow and learn from all stylists.  Attending hair shows throughout the country, she specializes in highlighting, coloring and styling.  

 

 Bekkah
Hair, Agave Treatment, Facial Waxing, Nails, Airbrush Makeup

Beautifying since 2009.  She has advanced certifications in hair, skin, nails, waxing, and makeup.  Bekkah is creative, attentive, and adaptable.  She received 1st place in formal styling @NABA, 4th place in State Beauty Supply Style Off , top 30 finalist for Matrix’s SoColoCult contest.  Follow her on Instagram @Bekkah_stlstylist 

 Tori
Hair, Airbrush Makeup

Tori is a creative, confident, and cheerful stylist.  She specializes in airbrush make-up, hair coloring, styling, balayage, and foiling.  Wearing platinum hair for many years, she has a lot of experience with blondes and vivid colors.  She values education as it gives her the fundamentals to make sure every client feels his or her best.  Follow her on Instagram @v.aazarin 

Gabbie
Hair, Nails, Facial Waxing

Gabbie is an artist who’s favorite medium is hair.  She loves collaborating with clients to create individual styles from classic to cutting edge.  She specializes in a variety of color and highlighting techniques, her goal is to achieve the perfect color, while protecting your natural hair.  Her intuitive understanding of texture, balance, and geometry ensure that you look amazing well into the future.  Follow her on Instagram @cutsbygabbie

Kayla
Salon Coordinator

 As the newest member of our team  and  salon coordinator her goal is to make sure your Friends experience is as good as it can be.  From the moment of booking your appointment to wishing you a great day after your services, she is here for you! 

Product Lines  We Carry

• Matrix Total Results • Matrix Raw • Matrix Cleansing Conditioner • L’Oreal Professional

• Dermalogica • OPI • RX Systems • BioIonic • U Smooth • Blinc Mascara

• Glo Minerals • Nail Tek • 100% Shea Butter from Africa

Book your appointment OnLine or call us at 314.567.7007. We look forward to seeing you.