Advanced Stylist Level IV
Cuts - $52.50+
Color - Prices available upon request
Advanced Stylist Level IV
Originally from Monroe, LA, Mark moved to Lafayette in 2009 to join the team at Spa Mizan as Master Hair Stylist and New Artist In-House Educator. Mark has been in the salon industry since 1977 and has seen trends come and go and in some case, come back around again.
Mark has pursued continuing education for the entire 37 years that he has been in the salon industry, holding numerous certifications from Aveda since partnering with them in 1992. Mark has been an in house educator for the last 15 years and is equally adept in both color and cutting. Mark specializes in color correction and loves a color correction challenge. Besides providing his own guest with the latest in hair cutting and color trends, Mark also provides in-house education for our New Artist at Spa Mizan. As part of his ongoing continuing education since joining Spa Mizan, Mark has earned certifications in Pureform Cutting - a class designed to strengthen technique skills for creative cutting; Advanced Creative Cutting - a class that gives new perspectives for seeking new inpirations in creating diversity in cutting styles while learning to push his creativity using all aspects of cutting techniques; Aveda's advanced Headmapping Color System which he implemented in all Aveda seasonal color collection trends; Cultivate Your Color System - a color applications that can enhance your hair experience by delivering a does of color and glam in 30 minutes or less and the Balyage Color Blending System - a freehand hair color technique that takes a painterly approach to traditional highlights.
As an Advanced Stylist Level IV, Mark participated in our year long training event with Jamie Easton, NAHA winner and National Educator for Aveda. At the end of this training Mark was chosen to participate in our Spa Mizan 2012 Photo Shoot.
When asked why he chose a career as a hair stylist, Mark replied, "I wanted to be able to use my creativity to make someone's day...every day!"
When asked what he liked most about his career as a stylist, mark's answer was, "I like that it is constantly changing and challanges me. That's important after doing hair for 37 years."
When asked why he chose Spa Mizan as a place to work, Mark said, "An Aveda salon was a must. Spa Mizan was the most visible and reputable Aveda salon I found. It is very organized and forward thinking."
In his free time Mark likes to spend time with his children that range from ages 5 to 32 and three grandsons that keep him very busy. He is also a singer / songwriter and musician.