What is your occupation?
Nail Operator-Nail art extraordinaire, hand-painted florals & mixing textures is my thing--customizable art for your lifestyle.
How did you or why did you pursue a position at MBH?
I was at a salon that didn’t inspire me at all. I’ve grown so much as an artists at MBH. Alice inspires and motivates me.
How long have you been a nail beauty Operator?
6+ fabulous years!
What is your favorite MBH shop memory?
We literally make new memories every day, but our 2017 shop holiday party was pretty memorable.
What do you love most about doing nails?
The people I meet and stories I hear. Servicing people from all walks of life. It feels like all my clients leave as friends.
What is your current style icon/inspiration or favorite role model?
My daughter, Mavis, inspires me to wear bold colors and patterns. My mother set a great example for me as a parent and is so loving, generous, and encouraging.
What is your favorite or most used beauty product?
CND Solar Oil because it smells amazing and makes your manicure last and makes your hands happy!
What do you love most about Madison/the Midwest?
I love the community. Living in a neighborhood where my neighbour gives me fresh pasta sauce with ingredients from our community garden.
What is another favorite local business of yours?
MOKA. You’ll rarely catch me without an iced latte in hand.
Why is receiving beauty services important to you?
Being good to yourself helps you be a better person to others.
What does “better beauty culture” mean to you?
Being in a safe inclusive space. Being around people that, without even trying, make you want to be a better person.