Kara Anderson has been with Riverstone Salon Spa since December of 2011. She is originally from Hutchinson, MN & moved to Minneapolis in 2006 to attend The Aveda Institute. Throughout her career, she has attended several advanced education classes for advanced color, cutting & styling techniques. Kara’s favorite services are haircuts & colors because the results can be so dramatic. She loves her career because she loves helping people feel better about themselves, which is very rewarding. Plus, she truly enjoys meeting new people everyday. Kara would love to meet you soon!
Do you want to look & feel fabulous? Then come in & see Jackie, one of the original Riverstone girls! Jackie graduated from the Aveda Institute in 2007 & has been doing hair since. She specializes in color, graduated bobs & curly hair. For all the men out there, Jackie didn’t forget about you! She loves doing detail work on men’s cuts. Jackie’s passion & confidence will assure you’re looking & feeling fabulous when leaving her chair. Come in & see Jackie today!
Caroline graduated from The Aveda Institute in 2013 & is excited to be a part of the Riverstone Salon Spa team. She enjoys providing guests will a full service experience. Caroline performs cuts, colors & styling as well as facials, manicures & pedicures. A great listener focused on giving each guest the service & style you’re looking for! Growing up in Minneapolis, she is a true Minneapolis original!
Cherie enjoys pampering her clients & giving them special treatment. Making clients feel relaxed & comfortable is what she does best! She enjoys going to educational classes because it’s important for her to learn the latest hair trends, cuts & colors. Cherie is excellent at giving fun & cool updo’s, as well as other services. Cherie likes giving the best service she can give at Riverstone Salon Spa.
Rachel moved to Minnesota from Maine after graduating high school. She always knew she wanted to be in the Salon & Spa business. In 2012, Rachel decided to attend the Aveda Institute in Minneapolis. With a strong passion for skin care, hair removal, massage & overall body wellness, Rachel excels at tailoring a treatment for all of her guests!
Graduating in 2012 from the Aveda Institute Minneapolis, LJ brings a fresh & unique perspective to hair design. Specializing in blended balayage, lived in hair, sun-kissed baby lights & curly hair. She is always looking for the newest trend to bring to the table & share with her guests. LJ believes in genuine communication lines between guest & stylist. A relationship is key to creating the perfect look to really make you shine!
Ashley has been doing hair since 2006 & she says she’s loved every second of it! She likes to give every guest in her chair a look customized to each individuals wants & needs. She loves to stay up to date with all the latest hair trends so she makes continuing education a priority. Ashley specializes in precision hair cutting, color & foil placement.
Brooke brings over 9 years of styling experience to the Riverstone Team. She enjoys experimenting with avant garde color, asymmetrical hair cuts & specializes in razor cuts. Brooke’s interest in art, sewing & fashion make her one of our most trend-setting stylists.
Katie graduated from the Regency Beauty Institute in 2009 & has since become an indispensable part of the Riverstone Team! She enjoys providing an excellent & relaxing pedicure & manicure, as well as offering skilled haircuts & colors. Call ahead to book with her as she is well-sought after!
Tamie has over 16 years of experience as a stylist & she continues to be passionate about making people look fabulous! She began as an educator for John Paul Mitchell Systems before she opened her own salon in her home in 2000. Tamie has worked hard as a salon owner & expanded into Riverstone’s current location in 2013 before passing the torch. Tamie loves serving the Longfellow Community. She is a home owner in the area, as well as a wife & mother of two beautiful children. All of Tamie’s guests receive a thorough consultation, relaxing scalp massage & a customized cut, color & style.
Ever since Lisa was a little girl she’s had an interest in beauty. She loved playing in her mom’s makeup drawer & giving her brothers makeovers! Lisa moved here form her hometown in Iowa to attend The Aveda Institute in 2007. Her areas of focus are deep tissue massage & pain relief, eyebrow shaping & anti-aging facials. Lisa will also educate you on home care & stretches (there are anti-aging facial stretches too)! Lisa continues to take classes to learn new advances & techniques and to make your experience the best it can be. Every person is different. Lisa will find, enhance & highlight your own individual features!