At Artful Strands Inc., our guest experience begins and ends with our cutting-edge team. Their advanced training, combined with their talent, care and commitment to quality, ensures that your service is everything you wanted and more!
We are unsurpassed and committed to providing everyone with exceptional customer service. We always set ourselves apart from other salon & spas in the Charlotte Metropolitan area by our razor- sharp attention to customer satisfaction. Our staff will give each and every client nothing but the upmost respect, whether on the phone, in person or in any other situation.
Artful Strands, Inc. has been established since January, 2017. We began as a single stylist entity and have continued to grow. It has always been our mission to become a full service salon and spa. Our passion is to provide all beauty services available under one roof. This allows for optimal convenience to our clients instead of traveling to multiple locations to have their services performed. With our newly exapanded, 3,300 square foot location, nestled right in the heart of Denver, NC, Artful Strands Inc. will finally be able to provide this and more! Artful Strands, Inc. is not like other salons and spas. We are 100% a team atmosphere with tons of positive and uplifting energy to go around.
Rachel and Mark Parish are a husband and wife team that have the determination to achieve their goals and make this a reality. Their priority is to treat their team of hired beauty professionals and clients as family. They strive to provide their stylists with everything they need to succeed in this industry along with exceptional services for their clients.
"A woman who changes her hair is about to change her life."
- Coco Chanel
Leave your thoughts at home, emotions at the door and let us take care of YOU!
We offer an array of cutting styles and techniques for each individual client. We offer cutting for men, women and children. All of our stylists are trained in all basic hair cutting/texturizing techniques and some even specialize in advanced cutting techniques.
We offer numerous makeup services/applications for brides, bridal parties, proms, homecomings, pageants, dance/cheer competitions, etc. We offer basic, full face and full face glam, which includes the application of false, strip lashes. Airbrush options will be coming soon!
We offer hair coloring serivces that range from basic (all over color/color retouches), blonding (highlighting/foiling) and corrective color. We have many stylists that specialize in advance color and blonding/foiling techniques.
We offer chemical texture services which consist of perms, relaxers and keratin straightening/smoothing treatments. Our most popular treatment is the number one, asked for by name, Brazilian Blowout. It uses breakthrough bonding technologies that improve the condition of the hair by creating a protective protein layer around the hair shaft to eliminate 100% frizz, up to 75% curl and smooth the cuticle. It also prevents dry, brittle strands, cuts blow dry time by 50% and eliminates fly aways. It's time to protect your hair from the inside out. All stylists are trained and certified in Brazilian Blowouts.
We offer an array of hair extensions including: clip-ins, tape-ins, I-tip, hand-tied/sew-in and fusion. Our lash techs offer lash extensions to enhance the length, curl, fullness and thickness of the natural eyelashes and lash lifts to shape, curl and volumize the natural lashes from base to tip with a chemical solution.
Our waxing services consist of: eyebrows, lips, chin, full face, arms, underarms, legs and full body. Brazlilian waxing will be coming soon to our service menu!
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Rachel graduated from Paul Mitchell the School on Dean's list with honors in color, cutting, chemical texture and makeup. She also graduated from the University of North Carolina - Asheville with a Bachelor's degree in Theatre Education. She began her career behind the chair in Denver, Westport area, where she called home until fulfilling her dream of opening her own full service salon and spa. She now specializes in blonding, color, special occasion hair & makeup, long hair and cutting. Her #1 passion has always been behind the chair making each and every one of her clients feel beautiful and confident.
Lauren graduated from the Cosmetic Arts Academy in Hickory, NC. She began her career behind the chair at Lifestyle's Salon. She has most recently found her salon home at Salon Reign over the past 3 years but is ready for a change in her journey. She has two daughters who are her motivation to be successful in the salon. Making people feel beautiful is what she lives for. Lauren specializes in balayage, vivid hair coloring and blonding.
Maya graduated from the CVCC cosmetology program in 2018. She was an innovative makeup artist while she was there and is now a makeup specialist. Her creativity is exceptional when it comes to men's cutting and makeup. The art of coloring hair is a skill that Maya has also mastered during her tenure as a stylist.
Brie graduated from the Southeastern Massage Therapy program with high honors and is ready to begin her journey with us. Her #1 passion is helping her clients feel better, relieve their pain and stress and provide relaxation for their everyday, overall health and well-being. She is certified and experienced in Swedish massage, Deep Tissue massage, Hot stone massage, Himalayan stone massage, Chair massage, and much more!
Metta graduated from NC Nail Academy in Charlotte. She is ready to begin her journey here at Artful Strands. She cannot wait to extend her clientele base and provide you with a relaxing and stunning service. She specializes in acrylics, encapsulation, ombre, marble, detailed nail art, and much more.
Morgan graduated from Paul Mitchell the School with honors in color, cutting, and makeup. She values the time and relationship of each person who takes a seat in her chair. She is also a certified makeup artist and loves doing hair makeup for all special occasions.!
Jordan graduated from Gaston College School of Cosmetology program. She is a mom of four with the most recent being born in July 2020! Her favorite things to offer in the industry are: vivid hair coloring, blonding and men's cutting. She has experience cutting hair for kids with disabilities and sensory issues. She looks forward to working with and making all of her future clients look and feel as beautiful as possible and being a part of the Artful Strands family.
Rachel graduated from Aveda Insitute Charlotte. She loves to have the opportunity to make every client who sits in her chair not only look beautiful but FEEL beautiful. She enjoys highlighting and cutting. She draws her inspiration from co-workers and guests and strives to be better than she was the day before.
Artful Strands Salon and Spa will soon be seeking a part time, possibly full time, stylist to join our family. Stay tuned for updates on when this will be happening. Feel free to come fill out an application, drop off a resume and/or meet our team of talented hair artists. We would love to meet you!
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