Gabrielle, Level 1 Stylist
Team Member since 2017
Charlotte Hall: Tuesday -Thursday 12-9, Friday: 9-5, & Saturday 9-3
When and how did you get your start in the industry? (year, where, etc..,)
I started my journey in the hair industry in 2016 when I went to Blades school of hair design. I always had an interest in hair and makeup growing up. I then came to work at the hair company in 2017 to start my associate program.
Why did you choose the beauty industry?
Growing up I was always trying new hair colors and makeup trends on myself and family/friends. I decided to make a career out of it because it’s what I love!
What do you love about working at The Hair Company?
.I love that the hair company is very up to date on the latest trends and styles, we are constantly getting educated to stay on top of it all. I also love that they offer the associate program to help new stylists get hands on before they’re put out on the floor.
Tell us about you… Spouse/Significant other, Kids, Family, Pets, etc..,
I’m from la plata md. I have a boyfriend who I’ve been with since high school, named Tyler. We have a 3 year old cat named Minnie and a new puppy named Sheldon.
What do you like to do on your days off?
On my days off I enjoy shopping, going to the beach and getting some sun, and spending time with my boyfriend and friends. My hobbies include trying new makeup looks & traveling.
Favorite services to offer.....
My favorite services to offer is any color service because it’s my favorite thing to do,the PH binder treatment to protect all of my girls who wanna go light, and a superfood treatment because they make everyone’s hair feel AMAZING and who doesn’t love a good head massage?
Products you can't live without.....
What's the most inspiring part of your job?
Making people feel beautiful and teaching them along the way.
FUN FACTS ABOUT ME
If I weren't so damn good at my job, I'd probably be......... If I wasn’t in the hair industry, I’d probably be in the nursing or dental field.
Tell us three things most people don’t know about you… 1. I once travelled across the US to California by car, stopping in many other states. 2. I love cats. . 3. I graduated a year early from high school.
How do you want people to remember you? As a nice and genuine person with compassion for others
Who is someone you admire, and why? My mom and my aunt for being independent and strong women through everything they’ve been through.
Favorite quote: “strive for progress not perfection”
What advice would you give to recent new stylist? Don’t get discouraged, starting out isn’t always the easiest building a clientele, but you’ll get there with time.
When I was 5, I was pretty sure I'd be a a vet when I grew up.
If we went to happy hour, what would you order....... Tequila shots or captain and coke!
Where would you like to go on a dream vacation? Fiji, Aruba or Greece
When was the last time you laughed so hard you cried? Probably this weekend! It happens often
Cats or Dogs? CATS
What tv show/movie are you ashamed to admit you love? Gossip girl
What one food do you wish had zero calories? Cheesecake !
What music is on your phone? A little bit of everything
What is one thing you can't live without? Coffee
What is the first thing you would buy if you won the lottery? A ticket to somewhere tropical
Tell us something about yourself that would surprise us. I’m scared of heights and I’ve never been on a plane!
Favorite travel spot? New Mexico or any beach
Before working at The Hair Company, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had? I worked at Dairy Queen for a while!