Position: New Talent

MJ is a 2020 graduate of the Aveda Institute of New Mexico and is in love with the cosmetology industry. She has always loved playing with hair, but what inspired her to make it a career is the fulfillment that comes from making people feel beautiful. MJ loves working at Lavish because of the amazing team and the salons dedication to continued education. Every week MJ is learning and practicing something new and can’t wait to use her newfound skills on all of her future clients. She strives to be a well rounded stylist, but MJ is currently most inspired by lived in blondes, reds/coppers, fashion colors, and multi-toned looks. She can’t wait to see you in her chair and work with you to achieve your hair goals. 

MJ is a cat mama of two spooky fur babies, Mika and Paisley. She’s also a big sister to 5 amazing boys. She was born in New Mexico but has also lived in Colorado, Michigan, and Texas. She is obsessed with all things 80’s, with a Duckie Dale portrait on her arm to prove it.  MJ loves to talk about music, true crime documentaries, and mystery novels. When she’s not in the salon, she’s probably at home snuggling with the kitties, spending quality time with her family, or somewhere listening to The Cure.