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We are passionate, friendly, and we know how to have fun! The team at Lavish Hair Lounge is here to serve you. Bring us your ideas and we’ll work together to find the perfect balance. Use the like below to get matched with a stylist or scroll down to learn more about our stylists.

Desirre Escobedo

LEAD CREATIVE

Creative Team Leader Pricing: $165 per hour As an 11…

 

Desirre Escobedo

Position: LEAD CREATIVE

Creative Team Leader

Pricing: $165 per hour


As an 11 year stylist Desirre’s experience comes from all areas of the industry. She has spent her time traveling internationally to work with celebrity stylists, teach those new to the industry & work on editorial sets. Her work has graced the cover of Modern Salon and has been seen in People Magazine after styling hair for personal friends, JD Scott & Annalee Belle.

While Desirre is grateful for the opportunities that have come her way, her favorite way to spend her time in the industry is intimately behind the chair & with her staff in class. Her goal with each person she meets is to not only provide good hair, but bring value to your life.

It is no shock that Desirre’s preferred clientele are those who are open-minded. She loves to share feedback on what she feels is suitable for your lifestyle while also encouraging you to go beyond your comfort zone. Her skill set in the salon is strictly dedicated to coloring & cutting but has no limits on the colors or shapes you enjoy.

When Desirre is not enjoying her Craft she is spending time with her husband & two young children. They enjoy traveling, snuggling their three dogs, a sunny day on a patio with a craft beer or any other outdoor activities. The simple life.

Mariana

CREATIVE LEVEL 4

Creative Level 4 Pricing: $105 per hour While Mariana has…

 

Mariana

Position: CREATIVE LEVEL 4

Creative Level 4

Pricing: $105 per hour


While Mariana has 10 years of experience her passion for the industry started as a young child. Her experience has been a key part of Lavish’s growth as she has been with us since the beginning of time.

When it comes to making big color, shape or length transformations, Mariana is your perfect match. She is well known for her blonding skills and has been featured on Behind the Chair, American Salon, Mermaidians, and many other notable Salon Publications. Mariana believes in detailed, perfected work and loves creating intricate, customized looks for everyone who sits in her chair.

While most of her career she has focused on coloring & cutting, Mariana has recently been certified in multiple extension methods including Dona Bella, Bello Haven, and Bellami with a goal to increase her extension clientele. Her most recent certification includes hand tied, beaded- row methods.

A New Mexico native, Mariana carries pride in her city and her culture and loves to connect with others in her community. She welcomes people of all walks of life and wants to make everyone feel their best.  When her hands aren’t creating art through hair she’s relaxing and exploring with her family & dogs, or tending to her plants with the same care and love she pours into all aspects of her life.

Andrea

CREATIVE LEVEL 5

Creative Level 5 Pricing: $120 per hour Spending a large…

 

Andrea

Position: CREATIVE LEVEL 5

Creative Level 5

Pricing: $120 per hour


Spending a large portion of her career with Lavish, Andrea services our guests with over a decade of experience. She enjoys working with people who are open to trying new looks & share feedback in their desired goals. Andrea takes a lot of pride in continuing her education with an added bonus of traveling throughout the U.S. during the process.

When she is not perfecting her Craft you can assume Andrea is traveling with her husband or soaking up the New Mexico sunshine with her daughter. Her family is very laid back & takes each day as it comes.

Claudia

CREATIVE LEVEL 1

Creative Level 1 Pricing: $60 per hour Claudia is a…

 

Claudia

Position: CREATIVE LEVEL 1

Creative Level 1

Pricing: $60 per hour


Claudia is a graduate of the Aveda Institute and has spent the past two years learning & growing with the team at Lavish Hair Lounge.  She has dedicated herself to growing as a stylist by continuing her education and attending many hands-on training. Claudia is proud to have been in the midst of starting her career during the pandemic, knowing she persevered and was still able to grow her clientele. She enjoys anyone who is open to trying new things in a collaborative way. Anything from Vivid hair color & natural live-in looks are welcomed by Claudia.

Claudia loves to meet new people and socialize. She is comfortable with both introverted and extroverted personalities. Up for a good conversation, while also giving you space to relax and sit quietly if you chose to. On her days off Claudia spends her time in the company of her family and friends or by herself with a good read, good view, or good movie.

Anna

CREATIVE LEVEL 2

Creative Level 2 Pricing: $75 per hours While Anna wasn’t…

 

Anna

Position: CREATIVE LEVEL 2

Creative Level 2

Pricing: $75 per hours


While Anna wasn’t set on becoming a hairdresser her entire life it only made sense as she has always loved doing her own makeup, hair, nails or anything that involved the beauty world. At the age of 19 she decided to start her career and has been in love ever since. During her 5 years as a stylist Anna has been proactive in staying educated, up to date on trends & looks forward to giving her guests a great experience.

Anna is a natural blonde and LOVES to mess around with all things hair. Her favorite part about the industry is the intimate conversations she has with her guests & getting to see their reaction at the end of each service. It’s not just about your hair, but also the relationship.

In her off time Anna enjoys exploring with her two children & attending church on Sundays. Moving to New Mexico from Charleston, South Carolina has given Anna and her family time to reimagine the life they want. She is living with intent & goals in mind.

Mariah

CREATIVE LEVEL 4

Creative Level 4 Pricing: $105  per hour Contact: Text (505)…

 

Mariah

Position: CREATIVE LEVEL 4

Creative Level 4

Pricing: $105  per hour

Contact: Text (505) 509-9623


With 8 years of experience Mariah loves helping her guests reach their hair goals. The technical aspects of hair cutting and coloring combined with the freedom to be expressive in her work bring so much satisfaction to her behind the chair. Having the ability to approach hair both technically & creatively gives each guest a unique experience. Mariah also enjoys sharing her knowledge within the industry either through teaching at local beauty schools or in class at Lavish with her teammates.

Mariah enjoys a clientele who is open-minded and can communicate their desires while having open conversations about the process. She believes having an open mind leads to better and happier results & is dedicated to achieving your dream hair. Mariah’s favorite services are big transformations, color corrections and custom colors.

Mariah is a fiery Aries: strong willed, fun, and loyal to the core. She enjoys spending her time outside of the salon with her husband, two cats, and their adorable toothless poodle!

BLUE

CREATIVE LEVEL 2

Creative Level 2 Pricing: $75 per hour In nearly 9…

 

BLUE

Position: CREATIVE LEVEL 2

Creative Level 2

Pricing: $75 per hour


In nearly 9 Years behind the chair Blue has a lot to be proud of. She has mentored hairstylists in cutting, participated in Austin Fashion Week, and had her work featured in Austin Women’s magazine. During all this, she consistently serviced her guests in the salon, working to give each person a unique look and customized experience.

Blue really enjoys those guests who want to be able to express themselves through their hair. She is very comfortable giving people looks which are a little off the beaten path and is definitely up for the challenge of doing something outside of the norm.

In her free time Blue enjoys being in the great outdoors. The smell of the mountains and call to adventure gives her a sense of purpose and fulfillment.  She likes to set up shop with her two dogs in the woods, lay back, and live that Hammock Life! Blue is a gentle soul who wants to give back to her community in a variety of ways.

Olivia

NEW TALENT

New Talent Pricing: $45 per hour Olivia is a 2021…

 

Olivia

Position: NEW TALENT

New Talent

Pricing: $45 per hour


Olivia is a 2021 graduate of the Aveda Institute. While completing school in a Pandemic brought several challenges, Olivia overcame all obstacles to pursue her passion. Her position as New Talent at Lavish has really allowed her to grow. She really enjoys working with color, specifically colors that are bright, fun, and different. Working with hair allows her the opportunity to express herself creatively. Olivia is a very hard worker and passionate about her craft, and takes pride in the work she puts out.

She’s a sucker for a good movie or tv show reference and is always ready for a good laugh; a laugh so contagious you’ll find yourself laughing right along with her! She loves to jam out to good music: rock, 80’s jams, pop, emo, you name it. She spends most of her time with friends and family telling jokes and having a good time!

Megan

CREATIVE LEVEL 1

Level 1 Pricing: $60 per hour As a recent graduate…

 

Megan

Position: CREATIVE LEVEL 1

Level 1

Pricing: $60 per hour


As a recent graduate of Toni and Guy Hairdressing Academy, Megan has worked hard to be a thriving colorist. Despite the obstacle of going to school during the pandemic, she is excited and ready to fulfill her dreams of being a hairdresser. She wants to create fun looks while achieving her guest’s wants and needs, whether that means a complete change in color or just a simple haircut. She wants her guests to feel welcomed coming into her chair and leave feeling confident. When she’s not in the salon Megan is spending time outdoors with her daughter and dog. She loves trying new foods around town and always wants suggestions on places to try!

Sylvia

NEW TALENT

New Talent Pricing: $45 per hour As a recent graduate…

 

Sylvia

Position: NEW TALENT

New Talent

Pricing: $45 per hour


As a recent graduate of The Aveda institute of New Mexico, Sylvia has worked diligently throughout the pandemic to pursue her passion in the beauty industry. Starting and finishing school during this time allowed Sylvia to learn to adapt to new situations and overcome hardships, no matter how difficult they seemed at times. Sylvia is excited to be a part of the New Talent at Lavish, where she has already shown dedication and friendliness for the past year, and now gets to show her talent and creativity behind the chair!

Sylvia has a special passion for color services and makeup! She consistently works toward her passion with continued hair and makeup education as she believes you can always learn and grow when it comes to this evolving Industry.  She enjoys time spent with her clients, watching her work come to life and helping people feel bold, confident and SASSY!!! *shimmy shake*

Away from the salon, Sylvia loves spending quality time with her fiancé and twin toddlers, being creative outside of work by embracing art with drawing and painting, and also watching horror movies! She enjoys a large array of music, and can jam out to anything ranging from Rap, R&B, Country and Gospel. Sylvia welcomes all clients and is excited to see not just the hair and makeup transformations, but also the transformation in confidence within her guests!

Sparrow

CREATIVE LEVEL 1

Creative Level 1 Pricing: $60 per hour Sparrow is a…

 

Sparrow

Position: CREATIVE LEVEL 1

Creative Level 1

Pricing: $60 per hour


Sparrow is a 2020 graduate from the Aveda Institute of New Mexico. She has an extensive background in art, and even spent a couple of years pursuing it as a full time career. Hair has always been a passion for her, so getting into the industry was meant to be. She will always have a passion for drawing and painting, but she likes to say that doing hair is her “new art form”. Sparrow is also passionate about color and cutting and is always open to new ideas as well as learning & trying out new trends. Sparrow also truly loves working on hair styling for editorial photo shoots and has participated in doing hair for full bridal parties.

When Sparrow isn’t doing hair, you can find her spending time with her fiancé and their two shih tzu’s, Holly Golightly and Norman Bates, and black kitten, Freddy Krueger. She also enjoys thrifting, being a plant mom, watching any horror movie, and focusing on her spiritual side by reading her cards and doing yoga and meditation.
Sparrow isn’t afraid to meet new people and is always happiest making others feel their best, not just on the outside, but on the inside as well.

Emily

CREATIVE LEVEL 2

Creative Level 2 Pricing: $75 per hour Emily comes to…

 

Emily

Position: CREATIVE LEVEL 2

Creative Level 2

Pricing: $75 per hour


Emily comes to Lavish Hair Lounge from New York with 5 years experience behind the chair. Crafting hair is something she has always had a passion for. With everything from blondes, natural lived in looks, fun vivid colors, and shaggy cuts, Emily loves allowing her guests to express themselves! She is always open to change and creating looks that fit each person that sits in her chair. Education plays a big role in her career as a stylist. Emily loves to collaborate, learning new techniques from peers & teaching other stylists about both cut and color processes.

When she is not doing hair, you can find Em at the gym, at home baking, or hanging out with her boyfriend!

Moving all the way from New York to New Mexico has been a big change for her, but she is loving every minute of it! She loves the outdoors and laid back lifestyle . She is so excited to meet new people and make unique connections with every guest in her chair!

Julia

NEW TALENT

Creative New Talent Pricing: $45 per hour

 

Julia

Position: NEW TALENT

Creative New Talent

Pricing: $45 per hour

Emily Stringer

Salon Coordinator

 

Emily Stringer

Position: Salon Coordinator