Helping you feel and look your best
through creative mastery of hair. (Our mission arrow up Because, the most important thing is how you feel!)

Kandy Name: Kandy Russell
Occupation: Hairstylist & Salon Owner
The year my hair story began: 1995The things I love most about doing hair:
I love doing hair – I’m passionate about color and I have developed my own techniques, which I teach to my talented staff. My clients’ inner beauty inspires me to create the perfect look for each person, uniquely.The things I love most:
My nephew, my family, my clients. Practicing aerial silks, cultivating my indoor jungle garden, and traveling!A random fun fact:
I am a relentless perfectionist! Also, having a vast variety of dipping sauces at any single meal makes me so happy.

Haircut pricing: Women: $85 | Men: $55
Color pricing: Base: $95+ | Ombre/Balayage: $170+ | Hilights: $110+

Nikole Name: Nikole Ivanov
Occupation: Salon Manager & Owner
The year my hair story began: 2010
The things I love most about doing hair:
I don’t do hair, but I talk hair and run the biz! The things I love most about working at Snapdragon: Our wonderful clientele and our talented staff. I am surrounded by great people, everyday. A fact for which I am genuinely grateful.The things I love most:
My family and our lives together. I love growing things in my garden and I deeply appreciate creative works of art in just about every genre. Traveling distances both near and far is important to me!

A random fun fact:
Kandy and I are sisters! We came together at Snapdragon in 2010, creating a locally owned, family-run, independent business by two young women. Yes!

Jenny Name: Jenny Farwell
Occupation: Hairstylist & Education Coordinator
The year my hair story began: 2008

The things I love most about doing hair:
The relationships I develop with my clients while enhancing their beauty with my skills.

The things I love most:
My family, being a member of this community, learning, teaching, laughing, and loving sincerely.

A random fun fact:
Kandy was my hairstylist for thirteen years before I decided to change my career and go back to school to become a hairstylist, and join her at Snapdragon.

Haircut pricing: Women: $75 | Men: $45
Color pricing: Base: $90+ | Ombre/Balayage: $150+ | Hilights: $100+

Cassondra Name: Cassondra Lyon
Occupation: Hairstylist
The year my hair story began: 2011

The things I love most about doing hair:
Educating each client through their journey to achieve their desired look and future hair goals. Healthy, happy hair happens with communication! I enjoy discovering my clients desired look with inspiration photos, advanced techniques, and creativity. Every head of hair has it’s own unique story that deserves a happy ending.

The things I love most:
My family, my husband, our dogs, and my career. Hiking in the cool fresh air is my favorite pastime.

A random fun fact:
The first thing I did after receiving my bachelor’s degree from ASU was enroll at Penrose Academy, to do hair!

Haircut pricing: Women: $65 | Men: $45
Color pricing: Base: $90+ | Ombre/Balayage: $155+ | Hilights: $100+

MIchaela Name: Michaela Louise Garrett
Occupation: Hairstylist
The year my hair story began: 2011

The things I love most about doing hair:
Creating a masterpiece and forming comfortable bonds with my clients.

The things I love most:
Long walks on the beach (literally), road trips, and a strong cup of coffee.

A random fun fact:
In 2003, my family sold everything we owned and moved to Europe.

Haircut pricing: Women: $55 | Men: $40
Color pricing: Base: $80+ | Ombre: $145+ | Hilights: $90+

Lori Name: Lori Jo Woolf
Occupation: Hairstylist
The year my hair story began: 2011

The things I love most about doing hair:
Being able to explore my creative outlets, learning something new everyday and seeing someone leave happier than when they arrived.The things I love most:
My family reunions, my dog, my career, country swing dancing, books, and cooking.

A random fun fact:
I would go camping every weekend if I could.

Haircut pricing: Women: $55 | Men: $40
Color pricing: Base: $90+ | Ombre/Balayage: $150+ | Hilights: $100+

Matt Name: Matt Allen
Occupation: Hairstylist
The year my hair story began: “Officially” in 2009.

The things I love most about doing hair:
I love that each head of hair has a personality and is uniquely it’s own. Nobody has the exact same. Each demands a custom approach.

The things I love most:
Loved ones. A happy life. And some photography.

A random fun fact:
I was once a Footwear Designer.

Haircut pricing: Women: $55 | Men: $40
Color pricing: Base: $80+ | Ombre/Balayage: $145+ | Hilights: $90+

Kassie Name: Kassie Yeager
Occupation: Hairstylist
The year my hair story began: In 2012, when I started school at Penrose Academy.

The things I love most about doing Hair:
Everyone has something unique, wonderful and beautiful about them. I love being able to use my creativity to enhance someones features and make them feel amazing inside and out.

The things I love most:
My family. Sundays. And coffee.

A random fun fact:
I used to run a website dedicated to N’Sync.

Haircut pricing: Women: $45 | Men: $30
Color pricing: Base: $70+ | Ombre/Balayage: $135+ | Hilights: $80+

Red Name: Red Dixon
Occupation: Hairstylist
The year my hair story began: 2013

The things I love most about doing hair: 
I truly believe everyone is uniquely beautiful, and I love helping people discover and manifest that beauty.

The things I love most: 
Yoga, music, good food and wine, spending time with my family and the people I love.

A random fun fact: 
I was a music theater major in college so if you hear me humming as I blow out your hair, just go with it.

Haircut pricing: Women: $45 | Men: $30
Color pricing: Base: $70+ | Ombre/Balayage: $135+ | Hilights: $80+

Lizzie

Name: Lizzie Starkey
Occupation: Hairstylist
The year my hair story began: 2014

The things I love most about doing hair: 
It’s never the same. It’s always a new and exciting challenge.

The things I love most: 
Guacamole and naps.

A random fun fact: 
I think I might love potatoes more than guacamole.

Haircut pricing: Women: $40 | Men: $25
Color pricing: Base: $65+ | Ombre/Balayage: $130+ | Hilights: $75+

Aimee

Name: Aimee Kaufmann
Occupation: Director of First Impressions
The year my hair story began: 2012

The things I love most about working in a salon:
I love getting to know people and hearing thier stories. I absolutely love creativity and seeing amazing hair happen. Although I have my cosmetology license, I love the business side of hair.

The things I love most:
I love spending time with my family and boyfriend. I have four dogs and they all have people names. In my free time I love to write. I’m very active and dedicated to the gym.

A random fun fact:
I’m a boxer. Literally, not figuratively!

Emily Name: Emily Mann
The year my hair story began: 2014

The things I love most about doing hair:
I love being able to help someone feel beautiful about themselves while transforming their look and getting to know them. It’s an awesome feeling to have them leave the salon happier than when they came in.

The things I love most:
My family and friends, going on trips, hiking when the weather is cool.

A random fun fact:
I have two middle names.

Haircut pricing: Women: $35 | Men: $25
Color pricing: Base: $60+ | Ombre/Balayage: $125+ | Hilights: $70+

tori

Name: Tori Forte

The year my hair story began: 2015, when I took a leap of faith and enrolled at Penrose Academy.

The things I love most about doing hair:
Fresh hair gives you confidence and makes you feel amazing. I love transforming not just a person’s look, but their attitude.

The things I love most:
Good food, Arizona monsoons, staying home and binge-watching Netflix with my husband and cats

A random fun fact:
I’m a total geek. I love Harry Potter, Star Wars, Shakespeare, video games, Game of Thrones, etc… but I know nothing about Dr. Who.