Courtney is a hairstylist, and the sweetest person you’ll ever meet! She worked as a hair assistant all through her education until she joined us here at TouchUps. She specializes in blonding, and helping her clients feel more like themselves when they leave the salon than when they came in! Courtney believes every client is beautiful, and her goal is to accentuate that beauty!
What drove you to become a hair stylist?
Courtney’s main drive towards her hair stylist career, was watching her mom go back to school and into the beauty industry while Courtney was a senior in high school.
What is your favorite hair service to do and why?
Courtney loves to do really any blonding service, but most specifically highlights! She is the best hair stylist to get any blonding services done! Applying those foils is her favorite because she believes, “everyone should be a blonde and making people blonde is fun, they walk out of here like they Beyoncé!”
How long have you been a hair stylist?
She has been a hair stylist for almost 2 years now, but she has been licensed for 3!
Where did you go to cosmetology school?
Courtney graduated from The Studio Academy of Beauty in 2017, one of our local Arizona beauty schools in Chandler!
What was your favorite part about cosmetology school?
Courtney truly enjoyed her experience in school, but if she had to pick a favorite, she “enjoyed getting to feel like a real stylist and getting to take actual clientele!” Courtney thought that was super cool how they incorporated that into the curriculum!
What are some perks of the job?
From her experience some of the most notable perks are the flexible hours, she gets to show up to work and make anyone feel beautiful, and she loves that she feels in control of her own schedule!
Where do you see the hair trends for 2020 going?
In Courtney’s professional opinion she sees a much more natural trend for 2020. She sees a focus much more centered around a natural wave rather than beach curled. For overall styles, Courtney expects curtain bangs and shags to be the most popular and in styles! She heavily expects the trends to focus on “bringing back what was once popular but adding a new spin to it.”
What is your favorite hobby outside of work?
She really likes to eat! You would never guess it by looking at her, but she is a total foody! Courtney loves going out to eat, trying something new and being outdoors!
What is your dream vacation spot?
Courtney would love to go to Greece for her dream vacation! She has always wanted to go to Greece because she is absolutely fascinated with the Grecian culture! The rich history steeped around Greece also captures her attention. She also loves how truly beautiful the water is in Greece and really would like to see it with her own eyes!