Posted in StylistsPosted in StylistsOctober 15, 2012
Born and raised in Venice, Mara had a passion for hair early on. She left Venice High at 16 to pursue her dreams and started cosmetology school right away at Santa Monica College. Shortly after finishing, she began her assistant training in Santa Monica on Montana Avenue and was schooled by world renown Vidal Sassoon educator Martin Noriz. from there her career took off working with such celebrities as Leslie Mann and Bryce Dallas Howard. Well rounded in her cuts and color, she is also a big fan of “Balayage” highlights and giving that “Ombre” effect to make you look as natural as possible. No matter what you come to see Mara for, she will make you look and feel your absolute best.
years in business: 7
years at trim: 0
favorite movie: true romance, clueless, waynes world
favorite restaurant: r23
pass the time: being mama to a beautiful little girl
Posted in Rose StylistsPosted in Rose StylistsOctober 15, 2012
Star Sign: Cancer
Years in Business: 10
Tim at trim. on Rose: New
Favorite Movies: Crybaby, Ace Ventura 2, Superbad, too many to name.
Favorite Restaurants: Cafe Brasil, Cafe Buna, I like all food.
Passes the time: Hanging out with friends or staying in with my dogs.
Alyssa’s talent is creating natural looking color and highlights, and completing the look with fabulous haircuts. She specializes in men’s cuts, long layers, pixies, bobs, and blonde highlights with impeccable attention to detail. She enjoys working with clients to come up with styles individualized to their needs. A master of her craft and a young start in the beauty industry has given this Los Angeles native the advantage of being in tune with trends. She is constantly working on her own innovative techniques. She is trained in and has expanded upon the cutting techniques of Vidal Sassoon. As a stylist for over 9 years, Alyssa loves helping her clients feel beautiful and she gets a rush when the clients are happy.
Posted in The DeskPosted in The DeskOctober 15, 2012
Star Sign: Libra
Years at Trim: Since we’ve opened our new location on Rose Ave.
Favorite movies: Anything Quentin Tarantino or Tim Burton.
Favorite restaurant: Chacha chicken in Santa Monica
Passes the time: Hanging out with my friends, music, spending time with my pooches Roo and Zoey.
Born in Los Angeles, California, Rebecca has always had an interest in style, art and
music, like most kids raised in LA. She has been expressing her creativity since a young age. Coming from a family of artists she is very open minded and supports anything with a good cause. She loves to spend time with her two dogs, Zoey and Roo, who are both rescues. Rebecca loves to check out local music and have fun with her friends. She can be found by the beach in Venice or out in Hollywood. In her recent days she is beginning a small holistic skin care line called “The Beautiful Deer”. Along with that she is also studying esthetics in hopes of combining the two. Rebecca works at both locations from time to time and loves getting her hair done after work.
Posted in Rose StylistsPosted in Rose StylistsOctober 14, 2012
Position: Hair stylist and Make-up Artist
Yr in bus: 16
Fav movie: blue crush
Fav rest: the tasting kitchen
Passes time: biking,surfing,snowboarding
Born in the upper peninsula, graduating from the Aveda institute, Joanna made her way to Los Angeles. It was in Los Angeles that Joanna continued her training with Vidal Sassoon. The last 15 years she has spent styling celebrities for various red carpet events including The Grammy’s, The Emmy’s, The Golden Globes, and weddings. Joanna works with hair and make up both so she is able to co-ordinate the whole look. “There’s just something so satisfying about seeing a look from start to finish!” ” I love to see people looking their best!”
aka “montana girl”
Star sign: Capricorn
Years in Business: 15 years
Years at trim: 3 months
Favorite Movies: Just to list a couple…. To many to list! The Intouchables, Amalie, Fur, The Game
Favorite Restaurants: Tasting Kitchen, Wabisabi, Wurtskutche, Bin 73
Passes the time: Hiking, Daily adventures with my son, Museums, good food, Wine and time spent with great friends and family
Michelle was born and raised in the Flathead Valley Montana, She left at 19 with a strong desire to explore and experience all that life has to offer and get out of the small town. Hair has been in her blood since she was little, from cutting all the hair off her dolls to braiding horse tails.. So naturally going into the business was meant to be.. She received her lisence in Washington and worked as a stylist for a few years before making the big move to Los Angeles where she lives happily with her son Gianluca.
Posted in Rose StylistsPosted in Rose StylistsOctober 13, 2012
Star sign: Leo
Years at trim.: 1
Favorite Movies: Blazing Saddles, Death becomes her, Ace Ventura
Favorite Restaurants: Tasting Kitchen on Abbot Kinney.
Passes the time: Catching up with friends, Walks around Venice, Cooking
Seven years ago, at the young age of 18, Rocio she decided it was time for a BIG change. So, she picked up and moved from Forney T.X, a.k.a middle of nowhere, to Los Angeles! She couldn’t wait any longer to start her life in this gorgeous city! She’s always loved all things beauty, with her passion being hair. It brings her so much joy to make her clients’ hair look the best it ever has, and to see the look on their face when they fall in love with their new ‘do! She attended Toni & Guy hairdressing academy where she trained directly under Joseph Marzioli, creative director of Toni & Guy. She specializes in hair cutting and creating on-trend looks for both men and women. Short, long, she does it all! She is well versed in color as well and says, “I love being involved in the transformation from start to finish”. Rocio can be found styling at Trim. on Rose 3 days a week.
7 Vegetable Chicken Noodle-I-cious Soup
6 thighs (cleaned of fatty parts)
1 Tbs salt
5 cups water
4 sprigs rosemary
5 cloves garlic
2 Tbs olive oil
1 lg onion
4 cloves garlic chopped
3 C. unsalted chicken broth
2 C. water with 2 bouillon
2 tsp poultry seasoning
3 tsp Accent
4 celery stalks chopped
2 C. baby carrots
4 broccolini stalks chopped
2 zucchini quartered
5 kale leaves chopped
1 can diced tomatos
1 C. frozen corn
1/4 C. fresh salsa
3 Tbs lightly chopped cilantro
Salt and Pepper to taste (This is a large pot so don’t be shy.)
Egg Noodles. Boiled in water with a tsp of salt for 10 min and drained.
Boil chicken 30 mins. Skim Fat. Strain liquid. Keep 4 C. of liquid
Add chicken broth, water with boullion, poultry seasoning, and accent to the other 4 C. liquid.
Let chicken set. Pull apart with 2 forks and set aside.
Meanwhile, sauté onions and garlic in olive oil til tender and translucent
Add chicken, onions and garlic to broth. Add all vegetables.
Simmer 45 mins.
Add canned tomatoes for 5 mins.
Stir in cilantro and salsa.
Serve over steamed white rice or egg noodles.
Posted in StylistsPosted in StylistsJune 19, 2011
Star sign: Taurus
Position at trim.: Owner/Stylist
Opened trim. on Rose: October 2012
Years in business: 18
Years at trim.: 10
Favorite Show: Friday Night Lights and Modern Family
Favorite Restaurant: Mastros
Pass the time: Not much free time these days, but loves a good game of boggle
My favorite links:
Jaimee currently lives in Beverly Hills, and is the co-owner of trim. She loves working out, spending time with friends, but most of all she loves being a new mommy to her daughter Maya. Jaimee has been doing hair for 16 years.
Jaimee specializes in color and cutting. An appointment is recommended.
Posted in StylistsPosted in StylistsJune 18, 2011
AKA “Little Piggy”
Star Sign: Virgo
Years in business: 15
Years at trim.: 10
Favorite Movie: The Goonies, Willy Wonka, Showgirls
Favorite Restaurant: Anything that has a value menu.
Pass the time: Traveling
LIndsay grew up in northern Cali. Moved to LA 12 years ago. Lives in Los feliz with her fiancé and 2 babies Avriee 2 & Harlee 9 mo.
She happily lives a the family life & enjoys spending time w family. Going camping and boating & BBQ’ing in the summer.
“I love coming home from a long day at work and tackling my babes.
Since I only work 3 days I really enjoy the time I spend w my clients and love what I do.”
Cuts both men & women. And specializes in color with a focus on blonde hilights.
NOTE FROM LINDSAY 9/2013
As some of you know I am moving to Folsom. I will be moving in January and will be coming back every 4-6 weeks for 2 days at a time. I will have my dates coming back in advance so please book early.
If you want you can text or email me so I can book your appointment for you on my phone or you can just call the salon directly. If they say I am booked PLEASE text me so I can see if I will be able to squeeze you in.
If you need to come in, please see Jaimee or anyone you’ve seen before. Or wait for me!!!!
Posted in StylistsPosted in StylistsJune 17, 2011
Silvia is a true L.A native who was raised in the valley and now resides in Santa Monica with her 3lb. pup “Cougie” and her beautiful 1 yr old son Kai.
Silvia loves doing hair, yoga, the ocean, sunshine, music, dancing, eating great food, travel, hanging out with her beautiful family & friends and most of all enjoys being a new mommy.
She specializes both in coloring and cutting and is certified in Brazilian Blow Out’s as well. She has trained with one of the top stylists here in Venice (her boss and best pal, Nik.) and then gone on to add her own personal style.
Silvia is always around but its best to call for an appointment.
Star sign: Virgo balanced by Pisces
Years in Business: 8
Years at trim.: 8
Favorite Movie: Valley Girl and Donnie Darko, and The Big Lebowski
Favorite Restaurant: I love sushi!!!
Pass the time: With my baby Kai. Also love hanging out with friends, doing yoga, vegging out, eating chocolate and seeking new music.
All time favorite band: RADIOHEAD