Nicole - Owner/ Cut / Color
Nicole has always had a passion for classic and trendy styles. Being a third generation hairstylist/salon owner in San Francisco, Nicole started her career at the Downtown Gina Khan Salon where she specialized in customized haircuts that grow out beautifully. She takes pride in knowing her clients that don’t style at home will still wear a great haircut that is well balanced and falls beautifully. Her educational background includes "yosh" training as well as Wella professional hair color. As a forward thinking stylist, with over 10 years experience, Nicole will listen to your lifestyle and customize a fresh look that fits your style, as well as educate you on products and the maintenance of your hair at home. Nicole takes the time to listen to her clients needs, with every detail giving you the best style that works for your everyday life. She celebrates inner and outer beauty, you will leave her chair feeling good all the way around.
Jess - Color/Cut/ Makeup
Bay area born and raised, Jess has always had a passion for vivid colors, trendy makeup, and edgy cuts. Growing up in the small beach town of Pacifica, she was consistently the "go-to" hair stylist and makeup artist with her friends, practicing her skills at a young age before deciding to pursue her dream career as a salon artist. After graduating from cosmetology school, Jess began her career at Bladerunner SF salon where she continued her education with L'Oreal color classes, Toni and Guy classic haircutting, as well as both styling and cutting classes with Bumble and Bumble. Jess moved onto flourish her clientele base at The Cutlery SF, the Inner Sunset’s first high end neighborhood salon. She continued to grow her clientele, furthering her knowledge and practice extensively, solidifying her place in the salon community before making the jump to our very own Park Parlor. Jess achieves maximum customer satisfaction due to her thorough consultations and ability to adjust the perfect style of cut or color to each individual, especially known for her natural and flattering balayage and highlighting skills. Jess also specializes in wedding hair and makeup, ensuring brides are confident, gorgeous, and satisfied on their special day. Jess loves to play with fun, trendy styles, always eager to exhibit exemplary customer service and passion for her craft.
Mena Mead- Color /Cut
Mena has been in the business of beauty for over fifteen years. She is a native Californian that has traveled the globe to learn, teach, and be inspired. Having lived abroad and traveling often, it brings a creative and modern feel to her style of hairdressing. Her signature work is strikingly natural highlights with dimension giving glamorous, "movie star hair." Her work has landed on the pages of magazines such as WWD, People, and Interior Design. She has also worked as a freelance artist involved in many photo shoots and fashion shows around the globe.
In her free time she enjoys traveling, dining, entertaining, and hanging out with her pooch, Sophie.
Kaylee Haynes - Color /Cut
Hairstyles come and go, but timeless looks capture a moment forever. Kaylee Haynes grew up in the sun-kissed state of Arizona, and it was there she discovered her love for styling. Long hair, lit by golden sunshine, and shaped just the right way—this is what inspired Kaylee’s career path. Moreover, with a half-decade in the industry, she continues to perfect her craft every day. Kaylee specializes in balayage (the sun-kissed blonde look). She also has experience in all hair coloring services: highlighting, tinting, and treatments. Kaylee is Paul Mitchell trained in haircutting and continues to grow by taking classes on the newest trends. Her clients are always happy because she listens to their style choice and makes it happen. She is most proud of her beautiful texturing and full body techniques, which hearken back to those timeless looks in the southwestern sunlight.