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​​​CANDICE WEST - Owner & Stylist


Candice has 16 years of experience in the hair care industry. She is a graduate of Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Piedmont Technical College. She enjoys traveling to hair shows, classes and learning up to date styles. Some of her favorite hair shows have been Fashion Focus (Charlotte), Premier (Orlando), International Beauty Show (New York).  She has learned from celebrity hairstylists: Roy Peters, Nick Arrojo, Geno Stampora, Francisco Villa, and many more. 

Candice was a 2018 Top 3 finalist for "Best Hairstylist" in Lexington Life Magazine! She lives in Batesburg with her husband, Adam and 2 sons, Peyton and Preston. When she is not busy at the salon she is taking care of her boys and family. She enjoys cooking, gardening, shopping, attending her son's football games, and traveling. 

AMANDA FOSTER- Hairstylist


Amanda grew up in Lexington and graduated from Paul Mitchell the School of Columbia in 2013. She has a passion for all things creative but specializes in bridal and special event hair, Brazilian blowouts, color & cuts, and facial waxing. 

Amanda lives with her husband, Richie, and their children, Todd, Breanna, and Cody. When she’s not in the salon, she’s on the sidelines cheering on her family in whatever sports/police/military/cheer/dance/music activity that may be happening that particular day!

​​Dawn Nieder - Hairstylist 


Dawn grew up in West Columbia and graduated from Columbia Beauty School. She has 18 years of experience in the salon and specializes in dimensional color (calling all red heads!) and tape-in extensions. Dawn is certified by Aveda, Pravana, HotHeads and Babe. She trained under Carmen Cartrona at Carmen! Carmen! Salon & Spa in her early career.

Dawn now lives in Lexington with her husband, Paul, and their 5 children, Trey, Caden, Hannah, Hailey, and Gracelynn, and their dog, Bear. When she’s not in the salon, Dawn enjoys traveling with her family.