At The Root Salon we have one job, to make you look great and feel confident. Ok, so there are a lot of jobs that go into making that happen but we want to keep it simple. Bottom line, as your hair cheerleaders, we are rooting for you.
About The Root Salon...
Making You Feel Confident For Over A Decade
It all starts at The Root. We’re in the business of making you feel fantastic. Over the past 15 years, The Root Salon has established itself as the best resource for hair beauty in the Phoenix metropolitan area. We uphold a daily, uncompromising commitment to quality and customer service in our luxurious North Central Phoenix location.
Meet Our Team
Brittany strives to serve the best customer experience possible. She customizes styles to meet the guest’s individual personalities. She offers advanced services in hair color, cutting, smoothing treatments and updos/event styling. When Brittany is not behind the chair, she loves spending time with her daughter and pup, cooking, playing basketball, and shopping. Whether you want a complete transformation or a voluminous blow out, Brittany is your girl!
His artistic approach for color is to enhance a clients beauty by creating brightness yet balancing it with depth. He creates glamorous color that has a more natural grow out, keeping your hair gorgeous long term! His precision men's cuts gives his client more than just another buzz cut. His clipper over comb technique is seamless. He takes pride in teaching you how to maintain your look at home. Shane values education as a tool to keep growing artistically and to be able to give his clients what they need. Did we mention that Shane is an avid Harley rider and outdoorsman.
Emily has a love for blondes. She will also fix any bad haircut with excitement. So, if you had a bad cut somewhere, bring it to her.
She grew up uncomfortable with her curly hair so one of her main career goals is to help anyone with curly hair to feel comfortable with their natural texture. She believes the best way to express yourself is through hair which includes having fun with different colors of the rainbow so if you need a fire to be lit within you, Emily is your girl!
Steven is quite passionate about his role in the salon and takes clients satisfaction very personally. If you are looking to book your next appointment or your appointments with your favorite Root Salon stylist for years, Steven has you covered. Wanting to know the perfect product for your type of hair? He is there for you when it comes to this too.
When he is not in the salon he loves to be exercising, getting around town on is bike and enjoys exploring spirituality. He also has a weakness for cinnamon rolls.
He found the beauty in everything around him or helped bring out the beauty in his surroundings and the people in it. He was always doing his little sister's hair and eventually started doing his mothers hair.
At the age of 17 he moved to the United States to build a better future for himself and his family. His family encouraged him to follow his passion and go to cosmetology school. He finished at the top of his class with awards in highest retail and service sales.
He ranked in the top 7 in the country in the student category of the Wella Trendvision 2015 in a live platform competition in Las Vegas.
Dario loves working on photoshoots and fashion shows. He constantly is learning about the latest trends to make sure his clients always look their best.
She recently graduated from Gateway Cosmetology school this May. Since a young age she has always been very passionate about makeup, hair, and lifestyle. She loves doing bridal styles, makeup, and all types of hair color.
As a stylist she seeks to help her clients understand that true beauty is not only on the outside but within themselves as well. Her mission is to transform the outdated paradigm of superficial and standardized beauty into a more well rounded and love centered community.
In her free time she enjoys spending time in nature, writing poetry, doing yoga, and practices spirituality.
Vlora is always learning and willing to share her knowledge with new team members. She does amazing special occasion work including intricate braiding. She represents the salon when we participate in local fashion shows.
Vlora (or Vee as we call her) excels in dimensional hair coloring such as ombré and balayage. She is a fantastic listener so her client consultations are always spot on. See this gal if you are looking for your new beauty best friend.
Vee winds down curling up with a good book and her cats. She also cherishes long rides with her husband on their motorcycle.
She was determined to make hair her new canvas to create art. She recently completed the Cosmetology Program at Golden West College in Huntington Beach, CA. She then made her way back to her home state of Arizona to be near her family. As a nationally awarded salon, even in California, Kira knew The Root Salon is where she wanted to be. She took the journey to Phoenix prior to moving to the Sunshine state to interview with us and join our team.
She has a passion for bright, blended and lived in blondes. She loves to create colorful looks with vibrant fashion colors. Being versatile is of importance to her. It is one of the reasons she chose to work at The Root Salon. Each team member offers something different to learn from. Being able to learn from world recognized stylists is invaluable to her and she counts herself lucky to be part of the team
When not in the salon you can catch Kira at local farmer's markets, going on hikes with her dogs, cooking in the kitchen and hanging out by the pool, soaking up the Arizona sun.
Megan is getting married next year, is a strict vegetarian, and just bought her first home!
Oh, you thought we just cut hair? Nope. We are in the business of making people look and feel their best. While a haircut and some color is a great start, we also have more services to keep you shining bright.