OWNER & LEAD ARTISTIC DESIGNER
As owner of Che'mel Salon she is Senior Designer and a freelance makeup artist which includes experience in many aspects of makeup artistry, bridal, television, print, lifestyle & editorial.
She has the pleasure of working alongside Tacoma's top Event & Wedding Planners, Photographers, is the Hair and Make-up Artist for South Sound Wedding and Events Magazine 2014 as well as a working Owner, Salon Educator and maintaining clientele.
Very early in life Melissa found her ideal career as a hair designer and was educated in Southern California. She then worked for Avada establishing high standards of excellence, quality and reliability. As the proud owner of Che'mel Salon, Salon Designer, Make-up Artist and Educator she is now a 23 year veteran of the industry as she continues to advance her education on an ongoing basis.
Her passionate journey is now a full-time venture of designing new looks and images for her dedicated clientele through custom hair cuts and designer colors. She especially enjoys the privilege of creating one-of-a-kind looks for brides, specialty parties, prom looks or many other momentous occasions that fill our lives. She makes it her personal mission to exceed your expectations and will assure an amazing finished look.
As owner of Che'mel Salon she believes that the culture of the salon directly reflects the highest quality of creativity and communication skills she always strives to perfect in her own personal expectations. Her goal is to enhance one's inner and outer beauty all at once. She loves what she does and wouldn't change if for the world. With her experience, positive energy and attitude reflected throughout the salon you will surly come away feeling amazing!