H5 Jennifer has been with the H2O team for 18 years. She has built her entire career at H2O, as a makeup artist, stylist & educator. As Artistic Director, Jennifer assist owner, Heather Mahoney, impart technical skills to new artist in the H2O Apprentice Program. Jennifer's love for the beauty industry has always driven her to success. Her passion for education has turned into an outlet that allows her to pass on the professional knowledge to new and upcoming artist and stylist. Jennifer is an artist on the Kerastase and Shu Uemura Tech Teams, where she travels and teaches advances styling and technical skills to stylist locally and nationally.
Giselle has been with H2O since 1992. She specializes in Extensions, Cut, Color and Retail Education. Giselle was trained in the H2O Apprentice Program and Paul Mitchell’s Apprenticeship Program. She also went through Scott Coles Advanced Training Academy and Aquage Hands on cutting workshop. Giselle has a Great Lengths certification and has participated in Signature Gathering Hair Show. At work she loves to make her clients’ look and feel beautiful. Giselle is happy to work with so many talented hairstylists and enjoys educating the new talent to see them rise up. Her hobbies include running, cooking, spending time with her family and serving at her church.
Jamie has been with H2O since 2005. She specializes in creating beautiful dimensional reds and blondes. Twice a year, Jamie attends advanced training to lean about new and upcoming trends for each season. At work, she loves building relationships and gives her new guest a new outlook on themselves when they walk out of the salon. Jamie likes to make her clients feel beautiful, like they are on the inside. Her hobbies include water sports, going to the gym and entertaining friends and family.
JennMarie has been part of H2O family since 2014. JennMarie attented JohnJay Beauty College, has been in he beauty industry since 1994. She loves making her clients feel great and special. She specializes in detailed cuts for men and women, glam styles, make-up, lashes and HotHead Extensions. JennMarie was the make-up artist and hair stylist for the New Orleans Saintsations. She has worked as a hair stylist for numerous fashion shows, special events, as well as, many wedding and bridal parties. "Spread love everywhere you go and let no one come to you without leaving happier". "Beauty is how you feel inside and it reflects in your eyes."
Raquel attended John Jay Cosmetology School, and has been with H2O Salon since 2007. She has always worked in an environment that focuses on making people feel and look beautiful. Raquel specializes in bridal hair and special event stylist. She is an educator for H2O Salon Northshore, and has a passion for sharing her knowledge and natural ability to create the most exquisite styles for your special day. Raquel has received advanced education through Kerastase, a luxury haircare line that is only available in select salons. Raquel enjoys the art of beauty and the memories beauty creates.
Cara began her journey with H2O in 2013 after relocating from Connecticut to Louisiana. Specializing in color, highlights, men and women's haircutting, Keratin straightening, curly hair, up-do styling, and facial waxing. Cara received her training from Renasci Academy in Norwalk, CT, and has a stylist professionally since 2008. One of her favorite things to do is providing the right shape and balance for any texture hair or correcting a bad experienced hair cut. Working at H2O gives Cara the opportunity to offer clients an atmosphere to relax and feel at home.
H4 With over 8 years of experience, Jessica Tregle joins H2O Salon Northshore, bringing her color expertise and passion for creativity to our team. Her skills as a colorist are astounding, from beautiful sunny blondes to natural corrective coloring and of course cutting and styling. Jessica is Keratin Complex certified and specializes in Balayage, block color, and dimensional highlights. Jessica is a celebrity makeup artist and loves doing bridal makeup. Notably, Jessica worked on the movie, Self/Less starring Ryan Reynolds.
Brooke graduated in October of 2008 from the Aveda Institute. She loves cutting long hair, working on men’s cuts, and doing extensions. Brooke attended a Great Lengths hair extension class in 2009 in Houston, TX, and is certified in cold and hot fusion. Brooke loves how extensions transform any hairstyle from making a style look longer and/or fuller in just one appointment. "I'm definitely most passionate about extensions. I'm excited about learning more as I grow with H20 Salon!"
Melissa graduated from Vangaurd College of Cosmetology in Baton Rouge, LA in 2011. She enjoys styling her clients hair, as well as updos. She said, "it is a great feeling when you can make someone feel so beautiful with just a fabulous style". She strives to be the best stylist, and is constantly working on self-improvement and continuing her education in her field.
Zhanna (British for Jeanna) is a professional stylist who began her beauty career in Russia after becoming a Certified Hairdresser in 1993. Zhanna specializes in the latest European fashions for men and women styles and received a Mastery Certificate in braiding and updos in 2013. Zhanna moved to the United States in 2013, graduating in 2015 through the Louisiana Barber Apprenticeship Program while working for Aveda Salon in New Orleans. In February 2016, Zhanna joined the team at H2O Salon Northshore and is a licensed barber who is also certified in Keratin Complex smoothing therapy and Sunlights Balayage techniques. Zhanna’s international knowledge, love, and passion for the salon industry makes her beauty techniques shine! “I love it when a guest walks away feeling alive. I love to see them smile.”
H4 Bailey attended cosmetology school in Mandeville, LA. He believes that anything done with consistency, devotion and having a passion for people will always result in something beautiful. Bailey specializes in Balayage, Blondes, Creative Color and Men's Grooming. He has received advanced education through Kerastase and Shu Uemura, and travels to destination classes and certifications for continuing education. He is certified through HotHeads Extensions, Keratin Complex and Pravana Vivids.
Bailey is now a national Sunlights Balayage Artisan Educator. He mentored under Candy Shaw, the creator of Sunlights Balayage in Atlanta, Georgia. He travels and teaches the balayage technique to others and representing the brand. He thinks of H2O Salon North Shore as a second home and loves seeing everyone on a daily basis.
H2O Salon Northshore Make-Up Artist
Nicole graduated from Vangaurd College of Cosmetology in October of 2012. After graduating, she knew H2O was the place she wanted to begin her career. She began working at H2O in 2013 as a makeup artist. Nicole's passion is to make all of her clients feel beautiful.
H1 Maycie graduated from Paul Mitchell Vanguard College in 2014, and has been building her career with H2O Salon Northshore ever since. She enjoys making women, of all ages, look and feel beautiful. Maycie loves doing head-to-toe makeovers on her guests, including everything from hair and make-up to eyebrow arching and lash enhancement. She loves using her creativity to express her passion about the beauty industry and loves any education related to hair and skin! Maycie is certified in Keratin Complex smoothing therapy, Sunlight's Balayage, and Hair Talk tape-in extensions.
With over 20 years spent in sales, previously in the Hotel, Pharmaceutical and Advertising industries, Nikki offers a vast array of experience and people "know how" that makes her a valuable addition to our team. As a native New Orleanian, Nikki returned to her home town after a studying abroad. When not front and center at the Salon, Nikki enjoys time at the gym, interior decorating, hosting gatherings and spending quality time with her husband and children.
Maria, New Orleans native, has over 15 years experience in salon, spa and multi-media industry management. Before joining the H2O Salon Northshore team, Maria was the heart and soul and backbone of 7 Salon Miami, one of Allure Magazine's top three Salon-Spas in the country! Maria has worked for such giants as Aveda and MAC Cosmetics. As an event planner, make-up artist and stylist, Maria has hosted several high events during Miami Fashion Week, Art Basel Miami Art Openings, and many of today’s top designers, artists, and corporate clients. Maria’s design style, technical abilities, as well as, her calm and positive demeanor, makes her an excellent addition to the H2O team.