Founder, Owner & Educator
Kris was born in Wisconsin and raised in New Mexico. She has over thirty years of experience working in the industry ranging from salon Owner, Director of Education and behind the chair. Now she dedicates part of her time to developing her team as the in-house-educator and career coach. Kris specializes in short cuts, natural grey grow out, traditional highlights and trendy mature styles.
Mari Sanders was born in Grants, New Mexico and relocated to Rio Rancho at the age of 12. Mari found herself as the dedicated Hair and Makeup person in her Theatre classes in Highschool, leading her to the Cosmetology program at CNM. As a member of the LGBTQ+ community if you’re looking for an affirming Stylist, Mari’s chair is open. Now, Mari enjoys transformational haircuts, formal styles for weddings and Prom, and golden sun-kissed Balayages.
Chance Beavers is from Santa Fe, New Mexico and relocated to Rio Rancho at the age of 13. After high school Chance attempted to follow the traditional path of going to a university, but soon found out at heart he’s a hair misfit. He pursued a career path in the hair industry and graduated from The Aveda Institute of New Mexico in 2018. Chance is queer, personable and loves getting to know his guests as much as he loves mixing up bright colors and cutting mullets. Chance’s favorites are dimensional blondes, vivid colors, thick hair, and edgy cuts.