StephanieHello, I am Stephanie W.
I was born in Janesville, Minnesota, but got to Texas as fast as I could!!
I first became a stylist in January 2010. I have been a successful Avante team member since November 2011.
Being an innovative Hair Stylist allows me to use my artistic abilities to bring out the best in people. I love having the opportunity every day to meet new people and make them feel good about themselves. Fashion, make-up, art, hair and beauty has been a passion of mine since I was a small girl.

Some of my accomplishments include:

  • Certified in Jane Iredale Cosmetic line
  • Dreamcatcher Extensions Certified
  • Brazilian Blowout Certified
  • Keratin Smoothing Complex certified
  • GM Collin skin care Certified
  • 1st Place winner of Avante 360 ’30 day hair challenge’ ,(Where we had to wear a complete unique self designed different style everyday!)
  • Nail art specialist
  • 1st place at Regency Beauty Institutes in the “Earth, wind, and fire” inspired hair and makeup competition (2009)

I have extensive ongoing education including:

  • Advanced Class “Fringe Benefits” on detailing and framing hair around the face
  • Upstyles in formal’s class taught by Daniel Jones
  • Advanced Balayage Class taught by Chad Gunn
  • Advanced mens Cutting class taught by Yureesh Hooker
  • Advanced classes on texture, bodywaves & perms
  • State of the art continuing education on short cuts, men’s designer cuts, balayage, color and unique foil placement techniques
  • Attended Soho Academys foundations of cutting 3 day training in New York (Sept. 2015)

Outside of work I enjoy spending time with my family, running, working out, and being outdoors.
My favorite color is Yellow (yellow represents sunshine and happiness!)
I love Starbucks and my favorite food is sushi!!

You can reach me at the 1223 E Debbie Lane in Mansfield

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