Kae Mason, Master Artist/Owner, Permanent Cosmetic Artist
Kae has a unique passion for beauty that clearly shows with all her guests. Her artistry lies in hair cutting and exceptional color skills. Kae, always thinking outside the box, loves to study the client’s features to help them achieve a complementary look. It is not uncommon for her clients’ hair to get noticed by complete strangers.
A self-taught artist, Kae’s approach is unique and always delivered with high energy and complete honesty. She was voted “best stylist” in New Hampshire and she uses that compliment to make sure her hair matches up to that title.
Assistant Salon Director & Senior Esthetician
Amanda has a diverse background in esthetics; her experience extending from working on cruise ships as an international therapist to advanced training in London. She has worked in the medical esthetics field in Boston and specializes in facials, lash extensions, and reflexology.
What really distinguishes Amanda is her deep knowledge and understanding of the skin and body and the factors affecting them on an internal and external level. She has undergone extensive Aveda training and is now also serving as an Aveda Ambassador. She uses this experience to customize each treatment and regimen with products that produce healthy, vibrant skin.
Amanda’s makeup artistry is a testament to her passion as an esthetician; her in-depth consultation allows guests to achieve the look they want whether it is natural or dramatic. She is also a certified lash artist and works with cruelty-free mink lash extensions and Lash Affair® by J. Paris Silk Lashes in both classic and volume applications.
Michelle, Senior Artist I
Michelle has been a stylist since 1998 and truly loves her craft. Her passion is communicating with her guesets to create the best style that suits their image, face shape, and lifestyle. She has had variousadvanced trainings over the years; including Toni&Guy Hair Academy in NYC, and many advanced cutting and coloring classes with Aveda.
She specializes in hair cutting; whether it be a classic precision cut, or a short, sassy razor cut. Michelle has strong attention to detail and is very skilled in workign with all textures and lengths of hair, color, and multi-dimensional foiling.
Denise, Senior Artist I
Denise has been a stylist since 2005, and she loves her job. Her desire for being a stylist is strong. Denise is an amazing listener and gives her clients great advice on how to achieve the look her clients desire. She specializes in multi-dimensional hair color and is very talented at hair cutting. Denise is always looking for advanced education opportunities to keep up with the latest techniques and trends.
Jamie, Senior Artist I
A natural born talent, Jamie is a strong stylist with a deep passion and love of hair. With an eye for perfection, balance and longevity, she gives beautiful, long lasting styles that complete your own unique beauty. All of Jamie’s clients leave with the knowledge to recreate her work of art daily. From her blowouts, to her natural approach to foiling, to her bombshell blonding technique, Jamie is a stylist that transcends the industry.
Katie, Senior Artist I
Katie prides herself on her color skills and making fashion trends more obtainable for everyone. Her talents include communicating well with guests and guiding them in the right direction for achieving their hair goals. She loves creating updos and special occasion hair.
Lauren, Senior Artist II
Lauren understands that getting your hair cut and colored is a transformative experience for people. She feels fortunate to be able to create these transformations for her guests every day at Salon K. She loves doing ombre hair color on long cascading layered cuts, a bold color on a precision bob, or a platinum blonde pixie. She really loves it all! Lauren has been working with Aveda for over fourteen years, from Boston to southern New Hampshire and loves working with such amazing products!
Hercules, Senior Artist II
It’s incredible when you are lucky enough to find your passion in life. To quote Hercules, “Hair is my hobby; it’s what I do all the time, and I love doing it!” Hercules began his career at Salon K assisting our Master Stylist and Owner, Kae. At Salon K, he was able to hone his craft and discover his passion for this industry. He loves the artistic expression he finds in creating hair colors and looks for his guests. Specializing in balayage, vivids, and color melts; if you can dream it Hercules can create it!
Bonnie, Senior Artist II
Bonnie is a beauty inside and out who inspires everyone she meets to be the just as beautiful! Bonnie makes each guest feel special and pampered beyond belief. Her attention to detail is remarkable, and her passion for life and work is contagious! Bonnie is well-versed in cuts for all hair types and styles, natural and contemporary foiling techniques, and updos!
Taylor, Senior Artist II
A warm and friendly smile will welcome you every time you sit in Taylor’s chair. From a young age she discovered her love of the hair and beauty industry and has pursued it ever since. Specializing in updos of all kinds from brides to proms and everything in between, and her raw talent truly shines in her braids. Taylor prides herself on meaningful communication with her guests to translate your vision into reality.
Delanee, Salon Artist
Kae regularly speaks at the local schools and when she met Delanee she could instantly see the pure talent and potential she possessed. Discovering her love for the salon life at age 5, she has always been true to her passion for hair. At just 15, Delanee transferred from one high school to another to pursue a tech cosmetology program that solidified her draw to the industry. Delanee uses mirroring in her thorough consultations to confirm her guests concept. She is excellent at visualizing her end result and delivers on her guests goals. From balayage, to blow outs, and beach waves Delanee ensures when you leave you’ll look and feel your very best self.
Mary, Salon Artist
A true Southern Belle, Mary joins the Salon K Family by way of Oaklahoma! After pursuing a degree in Deaf Studies, mary returned to her passion from a young age to create and started Cosmetology School! Mary’s positivity and helpfulness hae made her an amazing assistant to Kae, but her natural talent and honed skills made it apparent that she was ready to build her own clientele very quickly. Specializing in updos, and thorough consultations, Mary’s guests feel heard and appreciated, they leave pleased with “exactly what they wanted”. She is also thoughtful in providing new service and styling suggestions if you are ready to embrace new trends and step outside the box. We are so excited to have her on the team!
Aspen, Assistant & Front Desk Coordinator
Don’t let her size fool you, Aspen is big personality in a tiny package with an even bigger heart! She truly loves her job. Her work ethic is impressive and unparalleled. Aspen has been interested in the beauty field for several years and will be obtaining her Cosmetology license from Empire Beauty School. Not only does her customer service extend to our guests at the front desk; Aspen also is the Salon Shampoo Assistant. Everyone who gets to meet Aspen will leave with a smile and a giggle, her buoyancy is contagious and touches all our guests.
Lee, Front Desk Coordinator
Drawing from years of customer service as a Casino Dealer onboard Royal Caribbean Ships and as a Shopping Guide, Lee is a natural fit for this role. While his first in the beauty industry, he is inspired by the passion of our artists and sees himself as an integral part of the team in ensuring a smooth guest experience from the moment you walk through the door to your check out experience. When he isn’t at work, Lee enjoys travelling to visit friends and family in his native country, England.
Brittany, Front Desk Coordinator
Brittany first started in the industry as an Esthetician and after taking a break to pursue other interests she is so happy to be back in the beauty world at the helm of our Front Desk! Brittany’s thoughtfulness for others and her joy to laugh have made her fit right in and we are thrilled to have her as part of our Salon Family!