Carbon was created in 2015 with the vision of delivering to our guests a level of service surpassed by none. When you step through the door, you will be greeted by a team focused on making each guest feel valued, and when we are done doing what we do best, we want our guests to leave feeling as beautiful on the inside as they will on the outside. We are passionate about continuing our education, dedicating a lot of time behind the scenes to be on the forefront of the latest trends in hair and makeup. We are confident that Carbon will exceed your every expectation.
Alex is the owner and visionary behind Carbon Salon. Since graduating from Paul Mitchell the school in 2009, Alex has worked very hard perfecting her craft and turning her dreams of one day being a salon owner into a reality. In 2011 she became a National Educator for Paul Mitchell, teaching live demos on stage at hair shows and sharing her knowledge with other stylists. Hair is her canvas and color is her paint. She loves specializing in all things color since it allows her to have full creative expression of her art. She is also passionate about her clientele and guarantees their hair will look and feel it's best when they leave the salon. In 2017, Alex was voted for "Best Balayage/Ombre", "Best Corrective Color", and "Best with Long Hair". Aside from her passion with the hair industry, she's also a mom to three dogs, enjoys spending time with her family/friends and is a lover of interior design.
Mikaela : Salon Manager
Welcome Mikaela to the Carbon family. Mikaela takes on the role as our salon manager. Although she is a licensed cosmetologist, she takes interest in assisting guests with their needs while providing top-notch customer service. Her knowledge of hair provides exceptional service when helping clients book their appointments. On her days off, she enjoys spending time with her husband and her puppy named Cooper or shopping the latest trends.
With a decade in the industry specializing in Paul Mitchell, Noel is one of our top expert stylists of the team. Noel is a perfectionist in both hair cutting and color. Noel's fresh take on precision cutting and color formulating landed her three hair awards last year voted upon by her peers- "Best Vivid Color", "Best Bob Cuts", and "Most Personable " with her guests. You're guaranteed to smile when sitting in Noel's chair since her passion not only lies within hair, but also putting her clients first and making them look/feel their best about themselves.
Jess: Service Coordinator / Lash Artist
Jess got her head start in the beauty industry by joining the Carbon team as our Client Service Coordinator. Now certified in eyelash extensions, Jess is taking in clients of her own. Having a passion for makeup, she understands eye shapes and caters to what style would compliment you the most. On her days off she enjoys fitness, cooking, and raising her Husky and German Shepherd.
Meet our precision extraordinaire, Sean. Sean specialized under the Paul Mitchell name after finishing school a decade ago. Sean excels in precise technical haircuts, so much so that he was voted for three cutting awards last year- "Best Men's Grooming","Best Pixie Cuts", and "Best Textured Hair". Although he's recognized highly for his cutting skills, Sean also has an advanced skill for traditional hand painting/ balayage color. When Sean isn't behind the chair, he enjoys spending time with his fiancee Alli, raising their two dogs together.
Jessica is a graduate of Paul Mitchell the school in California. Now on the floor as an Expert artist, Jessy specializes in upstyling, bridal hair, and blonding. She is a proud dog mom to her Great Dane Piper and spends her days off hanging out at the dog park. Jessy was also voted as Carbon's "Most Valuable Team Member" of 2017 as well as "Up and Coming Artist for Color".
Yaya is a graduate of the Aveda Institute of the Woodlands. As one of our Innovator stylists, Yaya specializes in cutting and was voted as "Up and Coming Cutting Artist", "Most Energetic", and "Best Wash House Experience". Yaya's upbeat personality is infectious and definitely spreads the positivity in the salon.
Kaitlyn is a graduate of Legacy Beauty Academy and continued her education through our apprenticeship program over the last year. Now on the floor as a New Talent artist, Kaitlyn's specialty and passion is for color. She enjoys spending time outdoors with her friends and her puppy Jennings. We look forward to watching her grow within the team with her go-getter attitude.
Maddy Lee: Stylist/Makeup Artist
Maddy Lee is currently attending the Aveda Institute, pursuing a license in the beauty industry. She is getting a head start on her skills by shadowing and assisting our current stylists. Maddy Lee’s passion also lies in makeup. When she is not in the salon, she is uploading makeup tutorials through social media and testing new products as they become available.
Kayley : Stylist
Kayley is currently attending the Aveda Institute. She is carrying on the hairstylist legacy in her family, getting a start in a salon environment while she advances her knowledge in school. Outside of working on her career goals, she enjoys time with her fiance and collecting comics.
Gloria : Stylist
Gloria is a new member of the Carbon team. Fresh out of cosmetology school, she is eager to train and assist under our experts until she is ready for the salon floor. Gloria takes an interest in braiding, up-styling, and blonding. This family-oriented girl makes a great addition to our growing team with her sweet charm. We look forward to watching her grow.
National Educator Alli graduated from Paul Mitchell the School Houston almost ten tears ago and has been with the Paul Mitchell name ever since. Alli's all about blondes and has created a signature reputation for it. Platinum hair is her specialty and last year Alli was voted for "Best Blondes" and "Best Styling" of the Carbon Team. When she's not working a hair show or in the salon, she enjoys time at home with her two dogs and fiancee Sean as well as spending time gardening/taking care of her succulent collection.
Cassidy: Stylist / Makeup Artist
Cassidy graduated from the Aveda Institute of the Woodlands in 2014. She is an Expert level artist that specializes in balayage/blonding, corrective color, and vivid color. Alongside hair, she is a makeup artist that has worked/trained professionally under MAC Cosmetics. In 2017, Cassidy was voted "Most Meticulous" in both cutting and color, "Best Social Media Marketing", and "Most Positively Reviewed"on all social platforms for her excellent customer service. When she isn't actively working behind the chair, she enjoys her days off with her dog or attending a good concert. We love having this sassy girl as a part of the team.
Madison: Stylist / Makeup Artist
Madison is a Paul Mitchell graduate. After a year of training under our master artists post-graduation, Madison is now taking her own clients at the salon as a New Talent stylist. Madison enjoys learning about color and loves to create intricate blondes. Other than her love for hair, she is a proud Jeep owner and you can catch her cruising on her days off.
Lauren : Stylist / Makeup Artist
Lauren is a recent graduate from Legacy Beauty Academy. She is now a professional looking to get ahead by assisting our master artists in the salon. She also takes interest in makeup and is a professional makeup artist. We look forward to working with her over the next year.