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AVEDA BETHESDA SALON & SPA

 

4807 Bethesda Avenue

Bethesda MD, 20814

(301) 652-1610

(301) 652-3533

orders@aveda-bethesda.com

 

 

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Marjie

esthetician / owner

Started doing skin care in: 1998

Specializes in: amazing facials and brow and Brazilian waxing

If I weren’t in the beauty industry: I would want to work with animals

Favorite thing about skin care is: helping my clients have more beautiful healthy skin and relieving their stress

In my free time I like to: ride my horse, do yoga, travel and listen to music

Favorite flower: Peony

3 words to describe myself: open-minded, responsible, thoughtful

Garegin

hair designer

Started doing hair in: 2005

Specializes in: all shapes and textures of hair, cutting and color

If I weren’t in the beauty industry: I would be in fashion as a photographer

Favorite thing about hairdressing is: being able to give people a look that is as individual as they are. Being a day maker

In my free time I like to: do photography, exercise, & travel

Favorite flower is: bird of paradise

3 words to describe myself: artistic, committed, perfectionist

LAN

hair designer

TEAM PLAYER SINCE 2016

Started doing hair in: 1986

Specializes in: cuts and color

If I weren’t in the beauty industry: I would be traveling to see the world

Favorite thing about hairdressing is: client interaction

In my free time I like to: read shop and cook

Favorite flower is: lily

3 words to describe myself: loyal, generous, & friendly

DINA

hair designer

Born and raised in New York, Dina honed her craft at Bumble & Bumble in Manhattan before joining the Aveda team in Bethesda.

 

Specializing in deconstructed, precision cuts, Dina tailors each approach to her clients lifestyle and fashion sense, with easy maintenance being key.  Dina ensures that each cut and color she crafts is effortlessly chic.

 

Dina keeps her skills sharp by taking advanced courses at Aveda and Vidal Sassoon, but her creativity is fueled by her surroundings – culture, design, nature, and fashion. Her passion and individuality enables her to intuitively bring out the beauty she sees in each person that sits in her chair.

Classes:

  • Balayage Essentials and advanced balayage placement class June 2018
  • Chicago Vidal Sassoon 4 day blonde class September 2018
  • October 2018 Balayage and creative placement class in VA.

KERRY

hair designer / makeup artist

Started doing hair in: 2012

Specialize in: hair cutting, long, layered cuts, bombshell blowouts, and makeup

If I weren’t in the beauty industry I’d run an Etsy shop filled with handmade goodies

Favorite thing about hair styling is: Teaching people how beauty can be fun and easy, not a morning chore

In my free time I like to: make things, paint, read, and hike with my dogs

My favorite flower is a: daffodil

Three words to describe myself are: Creative, loyal, and fun

west

massage therapist

West is a licensed massage therapist who has been practicing and expanding his massage skills for over 15 years. His customized approach for each session integrates a variety of modalities including trigger point therapy, deep tissue massage, reflexology and craniosacral therapy, with an intuitive energetic touch.  He loves to practice massage as a way to encourage  peace, balance and joy to his client’s lives.   He is a graduate of the Body Therapy Institute and holds a degree in biology from UNC-Chapel Hill.  On his days off, you are likely to find him out side with his doggie or in the yoga studio (Ohm!)

Ray

master stylist/owner

Started doing hair in: 1962

Specializes in: hair design and hair color

If I weren’t in the beauty industry: I would be a pro golfer

Favorite thing about hairdressing is: being creative

In my free time I like to: race my cars and play golf

Favorite flower is: sunflower

3 words to describe myself: funny, bright, & dependable

Ricardo

hair designer/makeup artist

Started doing hair in: 1996

Specializes in: Personalized Makeovers, including designing custom haircuts, hair color, makeup and upstyles.

If I weren’t in the beauty industry: An Industrial Designer

Favorite thing about hairdressing is: To contribute in philanthropy and to enjoy designing health and Beauty.

In my free time I like to: enjoy Live Music, Dance and Sing Karaoke

Favorite flower is: The “ Fleur De Lis” The Flower of Enlightenment.

3 words to describe myself: Spiritual, Intuitive and Caring.

ROY

hair designer

Started doing hair in: 1972

Specializes in: cutting, color and updo’s

If I weren’t in the beauty industry: I would be a decorator or organizer

Favorite thing about hairdressing is: meeting and learning about people

In my free time I like to: decorating, gardening & organizing

Favorite flower is: hydrangea

3 words to describe myself: interested, caring & helpful

samantha

hair designer

Started doing hair in: 1998

Specializes in: hair design and hair color

If I weren’t in the beauty industry: I’m exactly where I want to be … I love what I do!!!!!

Favorite thing about hairdressing is: being creative and expressing myself and making a connection with clients

In my free time I like to: spend time being social and travel with my husband and relax

Favorite flower is: peony

3 words to describe myself: artistic, passionate, and a perfectionist

Tiffany

esthetician/nail technician

I started in the beauty industry in 2006.

I specialize in waxing, facials and nail care.

My favorite thing about skincare is every client is happy with their skin looking and feeling better when they leave than when they came in.

In my free time I like to cook, to read and exercise.

My favorite flowers are: sunflower, rose, daisy.

Three words to describe myself: detailed, caring and generous.

Helen

hair designer

I started in the beauty industry in the year 2000. I specialize in blondes, highlights, balayages, fantasy colors, and long layered haircuts. If I weren’t in the beauty industry I would be an interior designer. My favorite thing about doing hair is using my skills to the best of my ability to see my clients leave with a smile on their face. In my free time I like to hike, bike, and be in touch with nature. I also love baking and cooking! My favorite flowers are orchids. I’m an honest, outgoing and friendly person.

SHERLEY

hair designer

Started doing hair in 2000. Passionate about creating a customized hair color/cut that best suits my clients needs and life style. Specialize in fine/curly hair creating volume and shape! Also specialize in keratin treatments to better maintain your hair. 3 words to describe me, nurturer, open minded, creative.

Melina

massage therapist

Melina fell in love with holistic medicine in her early 20s when she received treatments with a Physical Therapist and Massage Therapist after being in a car accident. Melina knows what it means when her clients say "I'm in pain" as she has been in her clients shoes and can relate to them. With four years of experience and training in the industry she offers a wide variety of different modalities including Swedish, deep tissue, reflexology, myofascial release, aromatherapy, hot stone, pnf techniques, pregnancy massage and Himalayan salt stone. She believes the body has to be balanced to remain "grounded to the earth".  Melina offers body treatments as part of her services to help enhance the parasympathetic nervous system, "rest and digest" and bring nourishment to her clients skin, as she believes our inner and outer beauty go hand and hand. Melina also recommends her clients add treatment enhancements such as Himalayan salt stones to help "speed up" the relaxation process during their hands on session with her. Come enjoy a relaxing and stress free session with Melina as she whisks you away with her "magical hands".

IaN

massage therapist

We are so excited to announce Ian Mosher is joining the Aveda staff.  He has a sixteen year massage career here locally in the Chevy Chase area. Prior to joining our staff Ian worked with some of the top tennis players in the world as a Therapist at the US Tennis Open.  Additionally he has worked locally with Country Clubs and premier spa brands in the area.  Ian is married to Christine Mosher and has two daughters Aliza and Abby. He specializes in therapeutic, deep tissue and Swedish massages.

Blanca

hair designer

Started doing hair: 2016

Specialize in customized hair cutting, color, and blonding. I love when people walk out the door feeling amazing after having their hair done.

Education is very important to me in perfecting my craft. I’ve gone to Vidal Sassoon, Bumble and Bumble, EVO, Wella and Sebastian classes for cut and color.

If I weren’t in the the beauty industry I would be a chef and open my own restaurant ...it’s still a dream

In my free time I like to flip furniture as a hobby, I love to cook, hike, and read novels.

My favorite flowers are roses.

Three words to describe myself: friendly, loyal and passionate about hair