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Beth Zars - Owner/Stylist

Beth Zars Owner Stylist

Beth's experience dates back to 2004 and includes eight years with Aveda salons prior partnering on Trio. Her continuing education pursuits have led her to Los Angeles, New York and back to the Cedar Valley. Some of Beth’s career highlights include: Doing hair and makeup for presidential candidates visiting the Cedar Valley, Partnering with Wendy Malcolm to win first place at the “Extreme Hair”: Dusk to Dawn fundraiser 2013, and receiving honorable mention 2013 WCF Courier’s Cedar Valley best of the best hairstylist. Beth also recently received the 2017 Best of the Best Honorable Mention for best hairstylist.

Tonya Brooks - Owner/Stylist

Tonya Brooks Owner StylistSince graduating from La’James Cosmetology College in Mason City in 2006 Tonya has trained with Aveda, Wella, Neuma, All Nutrients, and Brazilian Blowout. Tonya’s passion for education keeps her up to date with current trends and classic looks for styles, cuts and colors. She is excited to be back in the Aveda network.

Wendy Malcolm - Owner/Stylist

Wendy Malcolm- Owner StylistWendy has been serving the Cedar Valley with her talents since 2003. She has since trained with Bumble and bumble, Aquage, Pureology, Framesi, Matrix, Kevin Murphy, All-Nutrient, Brazilian Blowout and has an extensive formal education background with Aveda. Wendy loves doing cuts and colors and is excited to be working in a Salon-Spa environment again and doing dry pedicures. Wendy and Beth teamed up to take first prize in the Extreme Hair: Dusk to Dawn fundraiser 2013.

Katie Stewart - Cosmetologist

Katie Stewart CosmetologistKatie has been making her clients days since 2009. She loves helping people find their confidence and self-expression through their hair. She is a one-stop shop, offering services that include cuts, colors, waxing, skincare and pedicures. On top of all this, she is certified in Perfectress hair extensions. Katie loves to work with brides and takes great pride in providing them with the hairstyle of their dreams.

Caity Schotter - Barber Stylist

Caity Schotter Barber StylistCaity is a CHD graduate. She has been a practicing barber since 2009. She specializes in color and has attended several advanced training classes with Aveda. Caity is CND certified in shellac and a master painter. She is most excited to be a part of the Trio team and be offering her guests the opportunity to relax and be pampered in a full service Salonspa.

Ashley dana - cosmetologist

Ashley Dana - Cosmetologist

Ashley is a 2012 graduate of La' James International College.  Ashley joins our team with experience and excitement.  The love for making others feel good drives Ashley's passion for her craft.  Ashley specializes in men's and women's haircuts and loves pampering her guests with dry pedicures. 

Sarah Murphy - Massage Therapist

Sarah MurphySarah has been a licensed massage therapist since 2007. While she enjoys all aspects of her career, deep tissue and prenatal massages are her day-maker services. Hungry to learn everything she can about her industry, Sarah has taken classes to specialize in carpal tunnel, Myokinestic and scar tissue massage. She always looks to hone her craft and expand her knowledge at every opportunity.  Sarah was recently given the 2016 and 2017 Best of the Best Honorable Mention for massage.

Samantha felts - esthetician

Samantha Felts EstheticianSamantha is a 2016 graduate of Capri College with a state license in Esthetics.  Samantha is certified in Alexandria Professional Body Sugaring.  She loves to customize each Aveda facial for her guests individual skincare needs. 

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