Owner/ Hair Stylist
Katie is Back At Innov8 Hair Design and is accepting new clients! Txt to book 707-479-0041
Katie received her cosmology license in 2008. After she graduated, she wanted more behind the chair training; she assisted at an Aveda salon in Huntington Beach for 14 months after she graduated; she was trained one on one with the color and cutting educators which provided a amount of knowledge and hands on experience.
In 2011 Katie was introduced to the color line Pravana, which she fell in love with right away, she took her career further and became a certified master colorist through Pravana.
Katie continues to take classes year round to keep her skills sharp and up to date on the latest hair trends and styles. When it comes to color and cuts, she feels very confident in anything you bring to the table, to color corrections, platinum blonds to crazy bright colors!
Katie listens to her clients and understands what they want, she always gives feed back on up to date hair color, cuts and fun new styles. Katie's current hairstyle is long and blond! She normally wears her hair wavy or up someway. One of her style tips is; product is KEY! Make sure you understand what you’re putting in your hair and why. She was born and raised in the bay area up north in a small town called Petaluma. Shes a creative person who enjoys; hair, photography, painting, cooking, traveling, animals and music. When the season’s right you will find Katie up in the mountains hitting the ski slopes and enjoying the snowy weather to hiking in the warm weather during the summer time. #thecolorist_katie
Lachelle Demers was born and raised in Califonia, she graduated from Career Academy of Beauty, Garden Grove, in 2011. During her studies she was part of a small group of students chosen to attend precision cutting classes off campus. Lachelle also graduated from Nuts and Bolts Business Training, a course designed for stylists to successfully run a business in the salon industry. She continued her education through an internship with the owner of Salon Soma, a local Aveda Salon. She is certified and experienced In Brazilian Blowout Treatments and is knowledgeable in their product line. She has been working in a Redkin specialized salon since graduation in 2011, where she has further developed her artistic skills in styling, coloring and haircutting.
Lachelle has an educational background in both fashion and in business. She has been a Long Beach Resident since 2007 but spent her youth living in Santa Cruz and later San Francisco. She loves the outdoors, yoga, hiking and running. She has a passion for style and fashion and a love for doing hair.
Raquel has always had her hands in hair from a very young age. She began to put her skills to work in 2011 attending cosmetology school in Lomita, Ca. Licensed in 2012, after completing school she began a rigorous assistant program in Hollywood, Ca. for two years where she trained directly under Top Wella Artist, Aubrey loots and Vidal Sassoon 's very own Yasmine Essa-brooks. During her training, she fell in love with the art hair coloring , especially hair painting and a complementing cut that goes with! She has had the opportunity to style hair for LA fashion week in 2013 and 2014. She also loves to style brides and bridesmaids for the big day ! From Hollywood, she began to free-lance all over Los Angeles, from Hollywood, to Marina Del Rey to the South Bay Area. She is now at Innov8 salon and ready to create !! She can also give a killer BlOWOUT!