Melissa has grown up with a fascination for the beauty and fashion industry. She studied at Paul Mitchell The School St. Louis, and is certified in DinAir Airbrush Makeup. As a stylist, Melissa not only looks at cosmetology as an art, but as something that is able to positively change a person’s life. “Knowing that I have the ability to make such a big impact in someone’s life is the reason I take pride in what I do.” Whether it’s a drastic change or something minimal, Melissa strives to help accentuate one’s natural beauty. Her meticulous technique and dedicated devotion to turn one’s hair dreams into a reality is one of the many things she is known for. Her passion is in the salon, include long hair dressing, balayage and hair painting, all types of color work, women’s cutting, formal styling, and brow waxing.