Growing up with both parents that were hair stylists as well as educators, her love for the industry started at a young age. Maria completed beauty school by the age of 16 and began working behind the chair at her mom’s salon. Maria then went on to obtain her BA in Fashion Marketing and Management. Maria and her brother Michael decided they wanted to combine their visions and created Salon M and Day Spa. Maria has gone through extensive training from Aquage, Joico, American Crew, Goldwell, Toni & Guy and many other top leaders in the industry. Maria is very proud of the Salon M team and continues to educate and mentor new members of the team and believes that continuing education is the key to success. Maria loves all aspects of the industry and her passion for the industry continues to grow.
Having married into a family of hair stylists and having a photography background, Isabelle decided to attend beauty school and has been with Salon M since the beginning. Isabelle went on to specialize in color and completed extensive training to become a Joico Color Educator. Isabelle also specializes in Great Lengths hair extensions, X-treme Lashes eyelash extensions, and Coppola Keratin Hair Smoothing treatment. Isabelle continues to bring knowledge to the Salon M team and continues to grow in the industry.
As an Interior Design major in college, Edy decided to take her creativity and passion for art into the beauty industry. Edy has been in the industry for over 10 years, and has been with Salon M for 8 of those years. Her love for cutting and color shows through in her work. She continues to master the latest hairstyling trends by taking advanced education. She continues to grow in the industry and her specialty is men’s cutting, short hairstyles, and special occasion styling.
Beginning in the industry at age 16, Rose brings over 40 years of experience. Rose has been with Salon M since it opened its doors back in 2003. She believes that the consultation is the foundation of creating a perfect style for her clients and it shows as she has grown exceptional relationships with her clients. She believes in education and continues to grow in the industry.
Joanna has been with Salon M since the beginning. She first came to Salon M in 2003 as Salon M’s esthetician and makeup artist. Her love for the industry grew as she attended Pivot Point beauty school in Evanston in early 2009. She graduated May of 2010. While in school she had undergone extensive training with Salon M and has been doing hair ever since. She has excelled in all areas of hair, is also amazing at natural bridal makeup.
With 35 years of experience, her passion for the industry began at age 16. Her passion for the industry grew, as she also became a cosmetology instructor. She is a very talented stylist that truly believes in giving the client her all. Sue takes time to fully listen to clients and strives always to give them a style that they can replicate at home. Sue specializes in special occasion styling, and body waves.
Justyna brings her love for the beauty industry with over 10 years of experience. Justyna is always looking to improve her techniques and
Lucy is one of our most recent stylists. She has been licensed since 2012 and is a graduate of Tricoci University in Chicago. Lucy also went through extensive training with Salon M while in school, and has never stop learning! Always eager to learn more about our industry she is licensed and specializes in X-treme Lashes eyelash extensions, Great Lengths hair extensions, and Coppola Keratin Smoothing Treatment, Kett airbrush make-up, and Norvell spray tan. Lucy is dedicated to customer service and is always bringing new trends and ideas to Salon M. Lucy is a great addition to the Salon M team.
ESTHECTIAN/MAKE-UP ARTIST/NAIL TECHICAN
After graduating college, Adrianna’s addiction to makeup and fake eyelashes lead her to follow her passion and has been an esthetician for 8 years, and a nail tech for 3 years. She is known for her rejuvenating facials, her phenomenal brazilian wax techniques and long lasting no chip manicures. She specializes in red carpet worthy makeup, a Norvell spray tan specialist and Kett Airbrush makeup expert. Her work has graced the faces of the Chicago White Sox Pride Crew and the Redken Runways. She believes in continuing education in order to better herself and her skills. She is dedicated to customer service and it shows through in her work.
FRONT DESK COORDINATOR
Joe’s love of the arts and people brought him to the Salon M & Day Spa team in 2010. With years of salon coordinating experience, his passion for the industry drives him to learn more. Joe makes sure that your experience is always a great one here at Salon M by providing friendly, professional, and excellent customer service. Joe has great knowledge of clientele, accommodates clients at their convenience, and offers a great scalp massage/shampoo. He truly loves this industry!