Advanced Color Educator | Advanced Level III Stylist | Hair Extension Specialist | Keratin Straightening Specialist
Cuts - $50.00+
Color - Prices available upon request
Candi is originally from Baton Rouge and attended the Aveda Institute in Covington, LA. where she graduated in 2006. Candi joined the team at Spa Mizan as a New Artist in 2007 where she observed, assisted and attended regular in-house continuing education classes. As part of her ongoing continuing education at Spa Mizan, Candi has earned her certification in Pureform Cutting – a class designed to help strengthen the fundamental technique skills for creative hair cutting; Advanced Styling Essentials – where she learned the benefits of using the Aveda styling products in combination with the styling techniques they support like brush work, iron work, natural drying techniques and enhanced curling and waving techniques; Advanced Creative Cutting-a class that gives new perspectives for seeking new inspirations in creating diversity in cutting styles and learning to push creativity using all aspects of cutting techniques as well as Aveda's Botanical Moisture Treatment and Botanical Repair Treatment.
Candi is one of our Color Correction Specialists and has been trained in Aveda's advanced Headmapping Color System, implementing this technique in Aveda's Custom Color Collections in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. She also has advanced training in The Balyage Color Blending System – a freehand hair color technique that takes a painterly approach to traditional highlights; The Cultivate Your Color System – a color application that can enhance your hair experience by delivering a dose of color and glam in 30 minutes or less. Candi recently completed the new Red Chocolate Education Program with David Adams, an industry color master and icon within the world of color. This approach to color education blends business analysis with customized technical and guest-service education. Candi is also specilized in Mens Cutting Techniques.
Candi is also trained in Advanced Up-Dos and Makeup applications for everyday looks or any special occasion. These advanced classes have allowed Candi to earn the necessary skill certification requirements to be promoted from New Artist to Level IStylist to Advanced Stylist /Level I, Advanced Stylist/Level II, and now Advanced Stylist/Level III. She is also one of Spa Mizan's In-houseEducators for Advanced Color, Cutting and Up-Dos.
Candi is also certified in both the Aveda Vomor Hair Extension System as well as the Coppola Keratin Hair Straightening System. Having curly hair herself, Candi is a Curly/Textured Hair Cutting Specialist and is skilled with both Caucasian as well as ethnic hair services.
Candi participated in our year long advanced training event with Jamie Easton, NAHA Winner and National Educator for Aveda. At the end of this training Candi was chosen as one of our advanced stylists to participate in our Spa Mizan 2012 Photo Shoot and her work can be seen in the photo shoot section of our website.
When asked why she chose a career as a hair stylist, Candi said,
“ I always wanted to help people look better and feel better about themselves. I also enjoy the interaction that I get to experience with each guest.”
When asked what she liked most about her career as a stylist, Candi's response was,
“I get to do what I love to do everyday, express my creativity and build lasting relationships with my guests and co-workers.”
When asked why she chose Spa Mizan as a place to work, Candi said,
“because of its reputation in the community, because it was an Aveda Salon and Spa and because of my strong potential for growth here.”
In her free time, Candi enjoys going to the park with her husband and daughter, fishing and camping, shopping and dining out with friends at local restaurants.