Owner & Esthetician

Skin Care, Waxing, Make-up Services

Candice has been an esthetician since 2000 and has owned Studio Luxe Hair & Skin Spa since 2008. Candice is a master wax specialist and her expertise is in Brazilian/Bikini waxing. She also loves skin care and providing customized facials for her clients as well as creating custom blended foundations by Motives Cosmetics.

Stylist & Color Specialist


Dena is a color specialist and trained in the french haircutting technique since 2000. She is an expert working with all hair textures and density. Dena uses Goldwell color to achieve the latest looks, including the balayage technique.

Eyebrow Specialist

Mahria is master eyebrow shaping specialist and Esthetician. She uses wax and tweezers to achieve the perfect eyebrow shape for each individual. Mahria has been Portland's eyebrow shaping specialist since 2002.

Stylist, Eyelash Extension Artist

Nickol’s natural talent lies in creating beautiful, low maintenance hair color and cuts. With all of the newest techniques of Balayage, along with traditional foiling, coloring techniques and precise cutting,  she will formulate the perfect shade and style that will complement your skin tone, eye color and overall appearance. 


Japanese thermal straitening is another favorite service that Nickol has been performing for the last decade. This process eliminates curl and frizz, leaving the hair smooth and straight which allows for easy, time saving styling. This service stands out from the various straightening treatments such as Keratin and Brazilian Blowout due to the fact Japanese straightening if permanent and only the regrowth will need to be touched up. 


Nickol contines to stay current with hair trends and styles by attending hair shows and taking advanced training classes several times a year. With over 15 years of experience, Nickol is still very passionate about this industry and feels fortunate about finding such a fun and rewarding career.


Luca is the ultimate hair stylist (cut & style) for men. He believes in individual style that is in tune with currant fashion - there are no limits to his ability to take a style from a picture or your imagination and make it a reality.


Emily is a cut and color specialist. She began doing hair in 2008. Her speciality is balayage and is an expert in all texture, density and style of hair.


Kate has been in the beauty world since 2002. Her love for style and making people feel fabulous eventually led her to become a hair stylist. She received her cosmetology license from Paul Mitchell The School of Denver as an advanced Phase 2 Future Professional. After graduating, she and her husband relocated back to their hometown of Portland, to start their careers. Kate's advanced education led her to quickly become hired at Studio Luxe Hair & Skin Spa where she apprenticed under their two lead stylists. After fine tuning her skills, she is now a seasoned stylist and loving being part of the amazing Studio Luxe team.


Kauia has been a professional hairstylist since 2000. She gained her experience by completing a highly regarded apprenticeship at a Portland salon post school, and continues her education with cutting-edge classes on cutting, color, and styling. Her stylist vision is inspired through international travel, participating in hair related events, working fashion shows, and collaborating on creative photo shoots. Kauia has an artistic approach to her work. She's attentive to her clients needs and lifestyles. She makes sure she keeps her clients looks inspired while maintaining that the beauty is manageable beyond the salon. Her love and passion shine through her work. 


I love making people feel good about themselves, I really have a passion for what I do and I'm always finding ways to further my education; I believe you can always better yourself!! I've established a great clientele and I specialize in Color - Balayage, Cuts, and Hair Extensions. I am looking for clients that want to have a genuine connection and are willing to allow me to bring out their inner most beauty. Look forward to seeing your beautiful face!

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