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Hawkins - Owner/Master Cut & Color
As a child, Lisa had the ability to look at
people and see ways to improve and enhance their
natural beauty. Besides formal training in New
Jersey, she has had schooling in New York City,
Paris, Chicago, Los Angeles, and San Francisco.
Lisa has had the honor of working in the top
salons in New York and Houston for the past 27
“Starting out as a colorist in New York City I
learned to be quick, because everyone in New
York is in a huge hurry. People will pay you for
being expedient.” says Lisa. And today in a
more laid back environment her clients still
appreciate her speed, where they can be
transformed with cut and color on their lunch
Lisa specializes in cuts and corrective color.
She loves for all of her clients to have cuts
and beautiful, natural looking color that
reflects their personalities. In addition
to salon work, Lisa has done hair and make-up
for film, theatre, print ads, pageants, and
runway. She has also traveled and taught cutting
techniques in salons and on stage throughout the
Midwest and East Coast.
Lisa now enjoys living with her family in
Navarre; however, she regularly travels to
larger cities to keep up on the latest styles
Lisa also takes pride in making Brava Hair
Studio & Day Spa a Wellness
She and her staff do their best to keep the
spa's environment carcinogen free!
Padgett - Salon & Spa Manager
Kay received her degree in Business Administration in 2005 from Tomsk State University, in Tomsk Russia. Her skill in dealing people is
unparalleled ~ after managing for large chain grocery stores, Kay wanted to be in a more personal atmosphere. Loving spa environments Kay is a natural at making our guests feel at home and relaxed. She can book large parties that run smoothly and excels in event planning. She has a passion for learning about all of the salon and spa products and can answer most of you questions about any beauty needs you have.
Kay's personal style also has a large influence in the buying trips for our
boutique ~ her eye for fashion and worldly travels helps bring the unique styles to Brava that our clients look forward to.
Sturt - Master Stylist,
Colorist, & Makeup Artist
Having grown up in salons her whole life, Paris has deep rooted knowledge of products as well as services. She has attended classes, shows, and workshops since she was a small child- sometimes as a model, sometimes assisting her mom Lisa, and sometimes just watching. She has advanced certifications in Makeup Artistry and has done makeup for Fashion Shows, Album Covers, Runway Shows, and Weddings. Paris is a certified Pureologist ~ with advanced Pureology training in New York and Atlanta. She has recently been assistant to international "Lifetime Achievement Award" in hairdressing winner Martin Parsons. Paris loves to travel and attends large international shows as well as visiting multiple salons and spas in every city she visits (one of her favorite ways to get new ideas!).
Grow - Master Colorist/ Master
has 25 years experience in the
Salon Industry. She is a cutting
edge Hair Designer, joining us
from Seattle Washington in
August of 2014.Her passions for
hair include creating perfect
hair color/highlights to make
you feel your absolute best. She
specializes in All Over Color,
Foils, Custom Color Technique,
Accent and Peek a Boo pieces, as
well as Color Correction for
those wanting to start over
again with a whole new look! She
is also an expert in Keratin
Smoothing Services, Extensions,
Haircutting and Special Occasion
travels extensively for
training, including New York,
Seattle, Portland, California,
Birmingham, Dallas, Denver,
Houston, Las Vegas, Mexico and
London for extensive training in
the fields of Hair Color, and
Haircutting Mastery so that she
can provide her clients with the
most up to date looks.
Fort Walton Beach
area, its history, businesses,
and people, and is looking
forward to meeting you, and the
opportunity to make you look and
Heather began her hairdressing career in Dallas,
Texas at a successful salon, where she quickly rose to become manager of the other stylists. Her creativeness is coupled with extraordinary education. Her knowledge of color allows her to create amazing combinations that add light and depth to hair.
French – Junior Hairstylist &
Clint’s always had the passion and desire to do hair and make people feel better about themselves. His positive energy leaves all of his clients feeling completely relaxed and confident. His creativeness comes across in his beautiful colors and updos. Clint is also a certified Color Proof expert as well as extreme education in Rusk cutting techniques, Schwarzkopf , Scruples, Redken, and Candy Shaw color techniques, Olaplex, and Coppola Keratin Treatments.
Liggett – Esthetician & Makeup
BAs a little girl Cindy loved doing facials on herself as well as family members- cleans healthy skin has always been a passion for her! Now she enjoys working in a relaxing environment while soothing her clients and helping them look their best. While clean pores are a priority she also loves the soothing aromas and anti-aging properties of the many masques she works with! One of her specialties is combining enzyme exfoliations to leave skin smoother and radiant! Her girly personality also shows in her passion for makeup-she uses this passion and professionalism to transform her clients while educating them on how to do their makeup at home.
- Massage Therapist
Kate's massages are tailored to what the customer wants. If relaxation is the goal, a gentle Swedish massage will take away the stress of the day.
If the customer has some pain issues, Kate's 5 years experience as a chiropractor's therapist helps her ease away the tight muscles and spasms.
Kate has intensive studies with Brett Pace in
Massage. She uses incredible stretches learned in Thai Massage and foot pressure when called for, creating a very unique massage experience.
She has taken continuing education course in Myoskeletal Alignment Techniques for Neck, Back, and Hip pain with Dr. Erik Dalton, and Medical Massage for Sciatica with Brett Pace.
Some of the other continuing education classes she has taken include Thai Massage which uses some incredible stretches, and Lypossage, which is used to address cellulite on the body.
Kate is usually not available on a walk-in basis and must be booked in advance.
License Number: MM19213
Shidemantle - Massage Therapist
Stacy Shidemantle is a Licensed Massage Therapist/Esthetician and Certified Personal Trainer. She is also certified in holistic manual lymph drainage (vodder style) and a kinesio taping practitioner. She teaches massage and skin care locally and is a continuing education provider in sports and other areas for licensed massage therapist throughout the State of FL. She is currently the President of the Okaloosa/Walton Co chapter of the Florida State Massage Therapy Association and a member of their Sports Massage Team. Stacy has had additional training in sports, aquatic therapies, pregnancy, myofascial/connective tissue work, energy work, powerderm/microderm abrasion, and advance peels to name a few.
Whether or not you need a session for relaxation or more clinical/specific issues, Stacy is able to meet your goals. She has a passion for her clients to achieve optimum health and well being.
License Number: MA49802
Kalmer – Nail Tech / Junior
Our beautiful angel Katie lost her battle with cancer May 18, 2012. Such a bright light in our lives gone too soon. You will be missed by all of us. We do not have words to express our heartache.
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