Start Date with Elle Marie:
Gene Juarez Academy, 2009
Curly and unruly hair
Natural hair colors
Passion for the Industry:
My aunt worked as a stylist as a single mom. She supported her kids and was able to work in an industry she was passionate about. She also taught me how to control my crazy curls as a young girl.
Who Inspires Me:
My amazing coworkers. Some of the most talented and strongest women I know!
Professional Development (Education):
Gene Juarez Advanced Training – Design
Seattle Fashion Week – Stylist
Various editorial work in Seattle – Stylist
Hiking, cooking, and backpacking – all with my husband, babies, and pups.
Favorite Products and Why:
I love the Pureology shampoo and conditioners, especially Hydrate! I firmly believe good hair starts with a good shampoo and conditioner.