Advanced Color Educator | Advanced Level V Stylist | Hair Extension Specialist | Keratin Straightening Specialist
Cuts - $55.00+
Color - Prices available upon request
Candi is originally from Baton Rouge. She attended the AVEDA Institute in Covington, LA. and graduated in 2006. After graduation Candi joined the team at Spa Mizan as a beginning 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 earned skill certification in Pureform Cutting, a class designed to help strengthen the fundamental technical skills needed 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 and Botanical Repair Treatments.
Candi specializes in Color and Color Correction. Using AVEDA's advanced Headmapping Color System, a system that insures consistency in color results with every guest every time, Candi is able to apply all of AVEDA's Custom Color Collections using both precision and creativity. Candi has also had advanced training in; The Balyage Color Blending System – a freehand hair color technique that takes a painterly approach to traditional highlights and Beyond Balayage, an advanced balayage technique taught by Alberto Rossell-Davis, professional educator for AVEDA, 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, Red Chocolate Education Program, an approach to color education that blends business analysis with customized technical and guest-service education taught by David Adams, an industry color master and icon within the world of color. In addition to these, Candi also obtained certification in AVEDA's Hair Color Magic Essentials taught by AVEDA's Advanced Educator, Morine Bangle. She also completed advanced cutting training with Allen Ruiz, internationally recognized Master Stylist for AVEDA and Creative Color, acourse in formulating creative color using AVEDA's Deep Color Line with Jeffrey Scott, an AVEDA industry professional.
Along with her expertise in hair cutting, coloring and styling, Candi is also trained in Advanced Up-Dos for any special occasion. These advanced classes have allowed Candi to earn the skill certification requirements needed to be promoted from a beginning New Artist to Advanced Artist/ Level I , Advanced Artist/ Level II, Advanced Artist/ Level III, Advanced Artist/Level IV toher present ranking, Advanced Artist/Level V.
Besides her position as Advanced Artist, Candi is also one of Spa Mizan's In-house Educators for Advanced Cutting Techniques. She is also certified in both Vomor Hair Extensions as well as the Keratin Hair Straightening System. Having curly hair herself, Candi is a Curly/Textured Hair Cutting and Color Specialist and is skilled in both Caucasian as well as ethnic hair services.
Candi participated in our yearlong 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 artists to participate in our Spa Mizan Photo Shoot and her work can be seen in the photo shoot section of our website.
In addition to her advanced training in the field of Cosmetology, Candi has also participated in several business training forums related to the salon and spa industry.
When asked why she chose a career as a hair stylist, Candi said, “ I always wanted to help people to look and feel their best. 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 said; “I get to do what I love every day, 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, shopping and dining out with friends at local restaurants.
To book an appointment with Candi call Spa Mizan, 337-981-0608.