Advanced Stylist & Makeup Artist
Ellen has been a licensed cosmetologist for over 10 years. She received her cosmetology degree from the well-respected Pivot Point International Academy in Chicago. After graduating, she trained for 2 years under a Master Stylist in Chicago at Siren Salon to fine tune her skill set. In her career she has had the opportunity to travel to Paris, France with Pivot Point for cut, color, and cosmetics training and also do hair for a Bebe runway show, Austin Women's Magazine, and Austin Fashion Week. Ellen has a heavy clientele of blondes due to her technique and formulating expertise. She enjoys doing highlights, balayage, long layers and all variations of the classic bob. Ellen was attracted to Wild Orchid for its extensive continuing education program for stylists and collaborative culture. When Ellen is not behind the chair making clients feel fabulous, she enjoys fitness, family, travel, reading and spending a day in sunny Austin.