Arlene is a Master Stylist with over 20 years' experience, bringing a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the salon. It has been a longtime goal of Arlene's to one day own a salon.
Her vision is to provide exceptional service in a relaxing and inviting atmosphere. She values the connection Olive Hill has with the community and the salon's reputation for excellence. For Arlene, the key elements to Olive Hill's success are having a talented team of stylists and quality Aveda and Kerastase products. Arlene's passion for hair design is evident in her work and her work ethic. She is known for precision haircuts and rich custom color formulations. Arlene particularly loves specialty and trending hair techniques like balayage, and she excels at haircuts for fine or thinning hair and curly hair. The ever-changing nature of the beauty industry pushes Arlene to grow as an artist, and to inspire her team to do the same. Arlene's ability to connect with clients is the basis for her success. It is through these connections that she has built an impeccable reputation as a stylist. As owner and stylist, Arlene takes pride in the satisfaction of each client and she motivates her team to exceed your expectations!
Cassie believes hair is the accessory we wear every day and one of the most defining elements of our appearance. She strives to create unique styles that reflect each client’s personality and lifestyle. For
Cassie, the client relationship as a collaborative process and the consultation is key to designing the perfect look. This personal connection is what inspired her to become a hairstylist. She loves getting to know her clients and being in a community-based salon environment. After completing her cosmetology training, Cassie pursued advanced training in cut, coloring and product knowledge and especially loves working with Aveda. She appreciates the emphasis on natural botanical elements and the infinite range of color possibilities Aveda has to offer. Cassie’s favorites are precision cuts, long layers, and rich multi-dimensional color. Clients love her upbeat personality and personalized service. Cassie’s goal is to provide each client with the very best salon experience!
At a young age, River found her eyes widened by the enticing world of beauty around her. She started coloring her own hair and
practicing make-up tutorials when she was in the fifth grade, but quickly went on to offering freelance hair and make-up services to friends and family. After graduating high school, she began her education in cosmetology at Fremont Beauty College, where she continued her freelancing services and became certified as a professional make-up artist. After receiving her cosmetology license, River never looked back. She is up on the latest trends and has an eye for suggesting flattering styles that enhance natural beauty. River takes pride in providing services that reflect individual style and are easy to maintain. She has over three years of experience in the hair industry and enjoys special event styling, including up-dos, curls, and make-up. Clients love her warm aura and exceptional hospitality. Seeing her clients smile is the highlight of her day!