Amanda - Stylist
Amanda Evans is a graduate of the Aveda Institute Saint Petersburg where she graduated with honors. She plans to maintain her strong foundation and further her education by attending courses in color and the most recent cutting and styling techniques.
A native of Michigan, she worked in the Medical field, but moved to Florida to pursue her dream and passion for the art of cosmetology. "What I love most about this industry is making people feel confident and beautiful when leaving my chair." Among Aveda's extended product line Amanda chooses Phemollient as her favorite. "It adds movement and volume to any hair type. It's magic in a bottle!
Kristin - Stylist
Bridal Specialist, Make-Up Artist, Esthetician and Natural Nail Tech
Formerly from Michigan, Kristin is delighted to bring her skills as a hair stylist and makeup artist to the FL Suncoast. She graduated with honors from the advanced academy at Paul Mitchell the School of Michigan, specializing in all aspects of hair design, coloring, and natural nail care.
She enjoys continuing her education and keeping up with the latest fashions by going to hair shows and taking M.A.C Pro makeup classes. Kristin loves meeting new people and helping you to acquire your most flattering look while you relax and allow your world to unwind.
Kristin loves experiencing the Southern warmth and is eager to explore and discover the adventures of life on the Gulf coast.
Nicole - Stylist
Nicole, born and raised in Bradenton, FL. is proud to live work in the sunshine state. Nicole graduated from Bradenton Beauty and Barber Academy, where she received her Cosmetology license in 2008. Growing up in the industry, Nicole knew she was bound to be a stylist.She enjoys helping people to feel beautiful and more confident as they leave the salon.
Nicole loves going to hair shows and staying up to date on all the latest trends. She enjoys cuts of all types, color, highlighting, waxing, and manis/pedis.
Christa Joseph - Stylist
Christa was born and raised in Bradenton Florida. She is a fourth generation hair stylist that graduated Cosmetology school in 2006.
Christa is certified in Short to Long and Simplicity hair extensions and has also recieved additional training in Paul Mitchell, Jamison Shaw and Phyto.
She is very excited to have joined the Salon Linnea team and continuing her education through Aveda advanced education.