Service Providers

All service providers of Escape Salons are Independent Contractors. Therefore, the pricing that you are charged is for their services. Any questions that may arise regarding the pricing or service must be taken up with the service provider that performed your service.

Children's Policy: For the safety of all, children under the age of fourteen (14) are welcome in the salon only for their scheduled appointment.  Thank you for your cooperation.

 

Animal Policy: Under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Title III, only service animals that accompany people with disabilities are allowed in all areas of this business where members of the public are normally allowed to go. A service animal is individually trained to do work or perform tasks for a person with a disability. However, an animal whose sole function is to provide comfort or emotional support does not qualify as a service animal under the ADA.

 

Cancellation Policy: Clients who cancel within twenty-four (24) hours of their scheduled appointment may incur a $25.00 cancellation fee from their Independent Contractor service provider.

Management | Reception

Joelle L. Garfinkel - Owner

Patrick K. Collard, MHR

Megan O'Leary - Manager

Cheyann Cantacessi

 

Service Providers

Adam Dunnicliffe***

Andrea Gleason - Nail Tech

Anita Walker
Bree Lansford
Brenda Bridson*

Dean Simon - Assistant
Deanna Thornberry
Felicia Mulholland*
Heather Brown
Jessica Gonzalez

Jessica Platt

Jessica Utz

Jocelyn Buckley

Service Providers

Karina Prant

Kim Soto

Kristi Kruthaup

Kristina Wallis

Maddie Derieg

Marissa Flores*

Nancy Martin - Esthetician

Raquel Dozier**

Sarah L. Latchford
Sarah W. Woodward
Tina Palomarez

Vanessa Trujillo

*Escape Educator

**L'ANZA Educator

@escapehairsalondotcom

Joelle L. Garfinkel

President & Hairstylist

 

Certified since

1986

 

Specializing in

Vidal Sassoon haircuts start at $75.  All aspects of color, corrective color, and highlighting.  Waitlist is 4-6 weeks. Pre-book online or call.

 

Education

Joelle holds a Bachelor of Arts with honors cum laude from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee.  She has been licensed in a total of 4 states (IL, MN, & WI) and currently California. Joelle has attended internationally recognized Vidal Sassoon Hair Academy (Santa Monica, CA) and has completed many advanced courses in cosmetology throughout her 30+ year career.  Testimonials >

Vidal Sassoon ABC Cutting Certificate
Joelle Garfinkel.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [576.8 KB]
Patrick K. Collard, MHR

Patrck K. Collard, MHR

Human Resources Consultant

 

Specializing in

All aspects of human resources consulting for the salon, including, but not limited to the hiring process, employment law, and policy creation.

 

Education

Patrick holds both a Bachelor of Arts in Law and Society phi kappa phi and a Master of Human Resources and Employment Relations with an employment and labor law concentration from Penn State University. His capstone/thesis was entitled A Small Business Perspective: Minimizing Discrimination in Recruiting, Interviewing, and Screening. He is also a doctoral student at the University of Maryland University College. Patrick has been in private HR practice for over 25-years. 

Service Providers & Educators

@marissa.flores.stylist

Marissa Flores

Hairstylist | Lead 1 | Escape Educator

 

Certified since

2006

 

Specializing in

Vidal Sassoon precision haircuts, highlights, and dimensional hair color. Haircuts start at $55. Pre-book online or call.

 

Education

Marissa holds a Bachelor of Arts from California State University - Fullerton. She has attended internationally recognized Vidal Sassoon Hair Academy (Santa Monica, CA) and has become a certified Escape Formulations educator. Marissa regularly attends Eufora Global Connection to keep advancing her career. She is also a certified Eufora Regional Educator and has earned her Eufora PhD certification. Marissa is a graduate of the Paul Mitchell Cosmetology Institute (Temecula, CA).  Testimonials >

 

Special Offers

Receive a complimentary haircut for every referral you send Marissa - a $55 value.

Vidal Sassoon ABC Cutting Certificate
Marissa Flores.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [416.9 KB]
@adamhealingartist

Adam Dunnicliffe
Hairstylist | Lead 2 | Escape EducatorL'ANZA Educator I

 

Certified since

2008

 

Specializing in

Haircuts, highlights, and men's cuts.

 

Education

Adam is a graduate of Western Beauty Institute (Lancaster, CA). He has acquired advanced knowledge as a L'ANZA educator. Adam regularly attends classes and seminars to further his career.  Testimonials >

 

Special Offers

Join my VIP Program: After your first five (5) color and haircut services, your 6th haircut is on me.

Vidal Sassoon Inspired ABC Cutting Certificate
Adam Dunnicliffe.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [430.7 KB]
@feliciamulholland_hair

Felicia Mulholland

Hairstylist | Escape Educator

 

Certified since

2006

 

Specializing in

Vidal Sassoon precision haircuts, color, and special events.

 

Education

Felicia holds an Associate of Visual Communications from the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandise (Los Angeles, CA). She has attended internationally recognized Vidal Sassoon Hair Academy (Santa Monica, CA) and has become a certified Escape Formulations educator.  Felicia is a graduate of Royale College of Beauty (Temecula, CA). She has also earned her Eufora PhD certification and is always pursuing advanced levels of continuing education to further her career.

Vidal Sassoon ABC Cutting Certificate
Felicia Mulholland.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [421.4 KB]
@hairbybrendabridson

Brenda Bridson

Hairstylist | Escape Educator

 

Certified since

2011

 

Specializing in

Color, haircuts, and Balayage hair technique.

 

Education

Brenda is a graduate of the Paul Mitchell Institute (Temecula, CA), where she also received advanced training in the honors program. She regularly attends classes and seminars to further her career. Brenda is also fluent in Italiano.

Vidal Sassoon Inspired ABC Cutting Certificate
Brenda Cracchiolo.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [434.5 KB]
@raquelprofessional

Raquel Dozier
Hairstylist | L'ANZA Educator II

 

Certified since

2002

 

Specializing in

Hair cutting, color, bridal hair, styling, finishing, and men's cuts.

 

Education

Raquel holds a Bachelor of Science in Human and Behavioral Sciences from the Ohio State University. Since 2016, she has also been a L'ANZA educator. Raquel is a great lengths extension specialist with over 33 hours of training. She has assisted and worked with 2016 North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) winner Ammon Carver and elite stylists such as Gina Dubbs and Sally Lemmo. As a multi-cultural stylist, Raquel works well with all fabrics of hair.

Service Providers

@escapehairsalondotcom

Andrea Gleason

Nail Technician

 

Certified since

2000

 

Specializing in

Acrylic nails and uses only the best professional-grade products.

 

Education

Andrea is a graduate of Royale College of Beauty (Temecula, CA). Additionally, she has completed her Master Creative Nail class to further her education.

@beautybyanita1

Anita Walker
Hairstylist

 

Certified since

2002

 

Specializing in

Vidal Sassoon precision haircuts, highlighting, coloring and updos.

 

Education

Anita has earned her ABC Cutting certificate from the renowned Vidal Sassoon Academy (Santa Monica, CA). The Sassoon Academy's intensive five-day course is devoted to the touchstone techniques that are used and taught by Sassoon trained stylists. She has also earned her Cinderella Extension and Eufora PhD certifications. Anita also attends all in-salon advanced education classes to further her career. She is also fluent in español.

Vidal Sassoon ABC Cutting Certificate
Anita Walker.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [3.4 MB]
Go To Bree's Personal Web Page. @breezy25

Bree Lansford | Personal Web Page

Hairstylist

 

Certified since

2006 

 

Specializing in

Extensions, blonding techniques, haircuts, coloring and high/lowlights.

 

Education

Bree is a graduate of Royale College of Beauty (Temecula, CA). She has acquired advanced education from Paul Mitchell Cosmetology Institute (Orange County, CA) and has attended Eufora Global Connection to keep advancing her career.  Testimonials >

 

Special Offers

Join my VIP Program:  After your first four (4) color and haircut services, your 5th haircut is on me.

Vidal Sassoon Inspired ABC Cutting Certificate
Bree Lansford.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [428.5 KB]
@floresthornberry

Deanna Thornberry

Hairstylist

 

Certified since

1999 

 

Specializing in

Color, haircuts, razor haircuts, curly hair, and fine hair.

 

Education

Deanna has earned her Eufora PhD certification. She has attended Eufora Global Connection to keep advancing her career.  Testimonials >

@escapehairsalondotcom

Heather Brown

Hairstylist

 

Certified since

2009

 

Specializing in

Vidal Sassoon precision haircuts, highlights, and lowlights.

 

Education

Heather is a graduate of ABT Academy (Corona, CA) and certified in Vidal Sassoon ABC Cutting (Santa Monica, CA). She has also worked at top salons in Colorado and Minnesota. Heather has acquired advanced education from Wella color and Halo Couture tape-in hair extensions. She is also experienced in Ombré and Balayage hair techniques.

@hairbyjessnicole

Jessica Gonzalez

Hairstylist

 

Certified since

2010

 

Specializing in

Balayage, hair extensions, highlights, and long haircuts.

 

Education

Jessica is a graduate of Royale College of Beauty (Temecula, CA). She has acquired advanced education from Next Level in balayage and haircutting and is also a certified Invisitab hair extension specialist. Jessica attends all in-salon education to keep advancing her career. She is also fluent in español.

@jessicanicole_beauty

Jessica Platt

Hairstylist

 

Certified since

2017 

 

Specializing in

Ombrés, balayage, highlights, coloring, cutting, styling, and updos. 

 

Education

Jessica is a graduate of Paul Mitchell Cosmetology Institute (Temecula, CA). She is also certified by Robert Jones Beauty Academy as a makeup artist and is a 2017 Beacon winner. Jessica has also done hair and makeup for the 2016 World of Dance Tour and Surfer Girl Pro Competition. Jessica attends all in-salon education to keep advancing her career.

@jessicautzhair

Jessica Utz

Hairstylist

 

Certified since

2014

 

Specializing in

Extensions, highlights, blonding, haircuts, and multi-dimensional color.

 

Education

Jessica is a graduate of Flair Beauty College (Santa Clarita, CA). She has acquired advanced education and certification in Hot Head extensions. Jessica attends all in-salon education to keep advancing her career.

@beautyby_jocelynrae

Jocelyn Buckley
Hairstylist

 

Certified since

2017

 

Specializing in

Balayage, highlights, coloring, textured haircuts, styling, and makeup.

 

Education

Jocelyn is a graduate of the Paul Mitchell Cosmetology Institute (Temecula, CA), where she also received advanced training. She is also a Robert Jones Beauty Academy certified makeup artist. Jocelyn also attends all in-salon education classes to further her career.

@karinaprant

Karina Prant

Hairstylist

 

Certified since

2013

 

Specializing in

Highlights, lowlights, layered cuts, and coloring.

 

Education
Karina is a graduate of Marinello School of Beauty (Menifee, CA) and has passed the rigorous Escape Salon assistant sixth (6th) month testing and training program. She regularly attends all in-salon education to keep advancing her career and has earned her Eufora PhD certification. Karina is also fluent in español.

 

Special Offers

Join my 10/10 Club: Refer an adult new client and each of you will receive $10 off one service!

Vidal Sassoon Inspired ABC Cutting Certificate
Karina Alvarez.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [432.4 KB]
@escapehairsalondotcom

Kim Soto

Hairstylist

 

Certified since

2005

 

Specializing in

Ombré hair technique, razor cuts, and curly hair. 

 

Education

Kim has acquired an extensive education from Aveda, Kemon Color Masters, Enjoy, and Eufora advanced haircutting.

 

Special Offers

Join my 10/10 Club: Refer an adult new client and each of you will receive $10 off one service!

@klkruthaup

Kristi Kruthaup
Hairstylist

 

Certified since

2006

 

Specializing in

Haircuts, texturizing and multi-dimensional color.

 

Education

Kristi is a graduate of the Paul Mitchell Cosmetology Institute (Temecula, CA). She has acquired advanced education from Wella color. She also attends all in-salon education classes to further her career.  Testimonials >

Vidal Sassoon Inspired ABC Cutting Certificate
Kristi Kruthaup.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [435.5 KB]
@kristinawallis.hair

Kristina Wallis
Hairstylist

 

Certified since

2008

 

Specializing in

Ombrés, balayage, extensions and scalp treatments.  She also enjoys working with fine and long hair.

 

Education

Kristina is a graduate of the Paul Mitchell Cosmetology Institute (Oceanside, CA). She has acquired advanced education from Paul Mitchell Design (2009) and Nioxin Scalp Therapy and Recovery classes.  Kristina is currently attending Mira Costa College to complete her Associate of Business Administration degree.​

 

Special Offers

Join my 10/10 Club: Refer an adult new client and each of you will receive $10 off one service!

Vidal Sassoon Inspired ABC Cutting Certificate
Kristina Wallis.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [419.5 KB]
@radmadbeauty

Maddie Derieg
Hairstylist

 

Certified since

2017

 

Specializing in

Balayage, precision haircuts, custom color, and updos.

 

Education

Maddie is a graduate of the Paul Mitchell Cosmetology Institute (Temecula, CA), where she also received advanced training. She also attends all in-salon education classes to further her career.

@nancymartinskincare

Nancy Martin

Esthetician

 

Certified since

2005

 

Specializing in

Facials, including O2 facials and waxing.

 

Education

Nancy is a graduate of the Royale College of Beauty (Temecula, CA). She has also acquired advanced knowledge from Athena's Skin Care Institute (Mexico). Nancy was featured for her knowledge of skin care in Under the Sun Magazine and the Press Enterprise. She is also fluent in español.

@sarahlatchfordhair

Sarah L. Latchford

Hairstylist | Makeup Artist

 

Certified since

2006

 

Specializing in

Ombré, extensions, special occasion styles, wedding parties and makeup.

 

Education

Sarah is a graduate of the Royale College of Beauty (Temecula, CA) and is currently attending Santa Monica College for fashion design (Santa Monica, CA). She also has acquired advanced knowledge from Matrix Global Academy (New York City), Paul Mitchell (Costa Mesa, CA), Trich-O-Tech hair extensions and DreamCatchers Micro-cylinder technology extensions. Sarah regularly attends in-salon education to keep advancing her career. She has also earned her Eufora PhD certification.

@beautybysarahwoodward

Sarah W. Woodward

Hairstylist

 

Certified since

2009

 

Specializing in

Hair cutting, highlights, color, and styling.

 

Education

Sarah is a graduate of The Institute of Beauty Culture (Pismo Beach, CA). She has acquired advanced knowledge in L'ANZA Healing Haircare. Sarah's priority is maintaining the health of the hair by offering Keratin healing oil emergency service and strengthening and moisturizing treatments. She regularly attends in-salon education to keep advancing her career and has acquired additional knowledge of Escape Formulations, L'ANZA, and EVOLVh hair care products.

 

Special Offers

Join my 10/10 Club:  Refer an adult new client and each of you will receive $10 off one service!

Vidal Sassoon Inspired ABC Cutting Certificate
Sarah W. Woodward.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [440.1 KB]
@tinapalomarez_ruiz

Tina Palomarez

Hairstylist

 

Certified since

2010

 

Specializing in

Volumizing blowouts, color, highlights, color correction and hair cutting.

 

Education

Tina is a graduate of Marinello School of Beauty (Hemet, CA). She is certified in Aveda color techniques and is an All-Nutrient color specialist. Tina regularly attends in-salon education to keep advancing her career.

@escapehairsalondotcom

Vanessa Trujillo

Hairstylist

 

Certified since

1997

 

Specializing in

Color, highlights, haircutting, and men's cuts.

 

Education

Vanessa holds an Associate of Arts in Business Administration and Management from the University of Phoenix. She is certified in blonding, color designing, hair cutting and men's barbering from Paul Mitchell. Vanessa has taken "We Run with Scissors" and "The Gathering" courses located in Hollywood and Las Vegas respectively. She blonding, color designing, hair cutting and men's barbering from Paul Mitchell. Vanessa has taken "We Run with Scissors" and "The Gathering" courses located in Hollywood and Las Vegas respectively. She is a graduate of Royale College of Beauty (Temecula, CA) and regularly attends in-salon education to keep advancing her career.

Children's Policy: For the safety of all, children under the age of fourteen (14) are welcome in the salon only for their scheduled appointment.  Thank you for your cooperation.

 

Animal Policy: Under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Title III, only service animals that accompany people with disabilities are allowed in all areas of this business where members of the public are normally allowed to go. A service animal is individually trained to do work or perform tasks for a person with a disability. However, an animal whose sole function is to provide comfort or emotional support does not qualify as a service animal under the ADA.

 

Cancellation Policy: Clients who cancel within twenty-four (24) hours of their scheduled appointment may incur a $25.00 cancellation fee from their Independent Contractor service provider.