Rick Gustafson has been in the hair industry for over 29 years. He specializes in a variety of cutting styles resulting from extensive training in the Vidal Sassoon and Rusk hair cutting techniques. By keeping abreast of current trends, he strives to create a style and color that is individual to each client. He is excited to create Salon Ayano and work with a group of stylists that are also dedicated to quality and integrity within the industry.
Casey Kathol earned her cosmetology degree from Paul Mitchell Sacramento as well as participating in Phase Two, their accelerated learning program. She currently works at Salon Ayano in Belltown. Casey believes continuing education is key to any great stylist, as she's received advanced cutting and styling training from the likes of Bumble and Bumble, Davines, Purology, Goldwell and Enjoy. She specializes in vibrant blond color, innovative haircuts and the shapeliest of blow outs.
Teresa Schauf has been a licensed stylist for 27 years. Hair is her passion. She loves everything about her work. She has trained in New York with Bumble and Bumble, specializing in hair cutting and design and Toni and Guy advanced cutting education in San Diego, CA. She has used many color lines and participated in a number of advanced color education training classes. She currently works at Salon Ayano.
Tahara Walker loves creating beautiful hair. Tahara attended the Shoreline Community College Cosmetology program. She then went on to receive advanced training from Aveda, Bumble and Bumble and John Sahag. She learned how to tame the curliest of curls, design a timeless cut and create the most vibrant of colors. On top of creating amazing hair, Tahara also thrives off giving everyone the most relaxing salon experience. She invites you to pamper yourself at Salon Ayano.