Anthony Colello is the owner and founder of TouchUps Hair Salon. His passion for the hair salon industry was born out of a desire to help his clientele look and feel their best at all times. Having worked with top hair professionals at respected salons all over the West Coast, such as Robert Cromeans Salons in San Diego, Anthony was able to glean the most important aspects for a hair salon and its clients. His vision for TouchUps has always been for it to be a hair salon where the clients can feel attended to and are able to relax while his expert team creates a look that speaks specifically and personally to the client receiving the services.
Alexia is a hair stylist passionate about all things hair. From haircuts to beautiful balayages, she loves to make her clients feel gorgeous and ecstatic with their hair. After graduating from Empire Beauty School in 2012, she began her career at Epic Salon learning the ins and outs of the industry. After her time at Epic, she met Anthony Colello, founder of STRUT Salon, and began working as his assistant before earning her spot on the floor in January 2016. While at STRUT, she was given the opportunity to help be a part of the creation team for TouchUps Salon. Her passion shines through as she continues to seek more opportunities to advance her knowledge and techniques in the ever-evolving hair trends while ensuring every client leaves TouchUps feeling beautiful, refreshed and ready to take on the world with their stunning new ‘do.
Hermon is a hair stylist and is our resident curly girl specialist. She is a native Arizonan and has lived in the East Valley most of her life. She started her hair career as soon as she could by attending EVIT in high school. She loves expressing her creativity through dimensional color, up-dos, and braiding. Being a curly girl herself, Hermon loves enhancing natural textures to create soft, shiny, bouncy curls. She thrives on helping clients achieve the best possible results, so they walk out feeling beautiful and confident. Hermon loves the upbeat atmosphere and the priority of the client experience at TouchUps Salon.
Courtney is a hairstylist, and the sweetest person you'll ever meet! She worked as a hair assistant all through her education, and after graduating from the Studio Academy of Beauty in 2017 until she joined us here at TouchUps. She specializes in blonding, and in helping her clients feel more like themselves when they leave the salon then when they came in! Courtney believes that every client is beautiful, and her goal is to accentuate that beauty.
Kasey began her hair journey 13 years ago at the esteemed Toni and Guy Academy. Since then, she’s been in several different realms of the industry honing her hair skills and knowledge. Kasey has enjoyed working as a stylist, educator, and distributor all while furthering her own education. While still monumentally passionate about her hairdressing, she currently educates advanced cutting courses as well as cosmetology for our future professionals.
Victoria is an Arizona native. She graduated from EVIT in 2013 and has been following her passion for hair ever since! She absolutely loves working with color and creating sexy, edgy looks for her clients. She considers everything from balayages to fantasy color her jam! Victoria strives to provide her clients with the best look for them, and guarantees that they will leave the salon with a smile every time!
Cole takes great pride in her craft, with a heavy passion for the beauty industry. Armed with a background in Davines and Sassoon cutting techniques, Cole is always prepared to go outside the box with your new style! She is a Phoenix native, and enjoys being outside, hiking, and doing yoga! Her passion for design allows her to always be striving to learn new techniques and explains that “Hairdressing to me is a form of architecture; building lines and creating structure.”