Kanaan graduated cosmetology school in Missouri in 2010. She trained under a Redken specialist for a year to gain experience before beginning work with her own guests in 2011. Kanaan believes in doing as much continuing education as possible. She has trained in New York City at the Redken Exchange nine times and in other states multiple times. She is Redken certified in Color, Design, and Finishing. In 2015 she decided to take the next step in her career and became a Redken Artist so she can educate other hairstylists across the U.S. Kanaan loves meeting new guests in the salon and likes to give consultations to clients in order to understand their wants and needs and to educate them on their own hair. In 2017, Kanaan opened the room. Hair Design Studio and hired a full staff. She is fully committed to educating the next generation of stylist in her Salon Company.
"Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible'"
Austin moved to Cape Girardeau to pursue his dream of becoming a hairstylist. While enrolled in cosmetology school he started as a salon coordinator, learning all the outs and in of our salon. Upon graduation, Austin began the Associate Program training underneath Kanaan Rhodes. He was also coached one-on-one with our Summit Coach to enhance his leadership skills to become Salon Manager of our company. Austin believes education is a top priority in his career, not only for himself but for his guest, too. Austin is a Redken Specialist with future plans of being Hair Color, Design and Finish certified. Austin wants to become a Redken Artist so that he can travel and spread his knowledge to help other stylists around the US. Whether he is behind the chair or working an event in the community, we guarantee you’ll be greeted with a warm smile and eagerness to help.
A quote he lives by is, “If you don’t go after what you want, you will never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer will always be no. If you don’t step forward, you’re always in the same place.”
Currently earning her way through our cosmetology masters program under Kanaan Rhodes.