Our Team 

Chance Charles

Chance charles has 19 years of experience as a cutting specialist. He specialises in dry cutting, razor cutting and precision shaping. Chance began his  career in Dallas  where he served as an apprentice at Jacques Dessange Paris. After that he continued his career by following to work with celebrity stylist José Eber, where he learned Eber's art of consultation and how to provide the right style to each client. Soon his talents led him to work as the Creative Director for top Aveda salons during the New York Fashion Week where he worked with designers such as Zac Posen, Michael Kors and Proenza Schouler. Chance's looks are best described as detailed, modern, natural, simplistic and classic. He graduated from Vidal Sassoon and from Toni&Guy.

Master Haircutter

Janet Orozco

Janet Orozco is a gifted and creative Stylist with 16 years of experience in hair cutting, styling and coloring. She is famous for giving her clients a natural look and for treating them to a kind-hearted experience. Janet has fun with fashion colors and is amazing with curly hair. She has been an Aveda Artist for most of her career.  Prior to joining The Chair Salon and Spa she worked at Centre Salon Aveda at The Commons Calabasas.

Master Colorist

Heather Jasinski

Heather Jasinski is a long time Aveda graduate with a following of local clients. She is an Aveda color specialist with strong communication skills. Heather is known for always listening to each client's request. Prior to joining The Chair Salon and Spa she worked at Centre Salon Aveda at The Commons Calabasas.

Senior Stylist 

Karen Mandel

Karen Mandel has been a hairstylist since 1980. Her many years in the industry has allowed her to travel around the world doing hair and makeup for fashion shows, videos and photo shoots. Over the years she has worked for such notable clients such as Nike, Reebok and Puma for their fashion shows. entertainment, fashion and music industry.

Senior Stylist 

Mea Harville

Mea Harville has over 15 years of experience as a Hairstylist. She is an Aveda certified colorist and she specializes in curly hair. Mea is a certified instructor and she previously taught at the the Marinello School of Beauty and worked at Planet Salon Aveda, Los Angeles.


Christie Dean

Christie Dean is an Aveda Junior Stylist with a passion for color services and men's haircut. She graduated from the Gary Manuel Aveda Institute in Seattle. 

Junior Stylist 

Michelle Baser

Michelle Baser has over 12 years of experience in skin and body care. She is a specialist in acne skin, age management, advanced peels and waxing. Michelle currently splits her time between The Four Seasons Westlake Village and The Chair Salon and Spa. 


Vanessa Valdez

Vanessa Valdez is a Hairtstylist and Makeup Artist with a passion for business management. She helps oversee our salon and spa. Vanessa loves fashion and social media marketing. She graduated from Bellus Academy in San Diego. 

Haistylist, Makeup Artist and

Salon Coordinator

Vicky Vigil

Vicky Vigil has over 13 years of experience working as a salon manager and assistant manager. Throughout her career she has worked as a hairstylist and a wax specialist. After learning all facets of the salon business and the beauty industry, Vicky chose to follow a path in salon management and she continues to be passionate about waxing, a service she continues to provide and is available for appointments. 

Hairstylist, Wax Specialist and 

Salon Assistant Manager

Fernanda Silva

Fernanda Silva has previously worked with lifestyle brands such as Prada, Saks Fith Avenue and Elie Tahari as a brand specialist. She brings to The Chair previous experience in training professionals and customer service. Ms. Silva also worked at The Spa at The Four Seasons Santa Barbara, at Gemini Media, NELTUR and ACME Edu. 

General Manager and Co-Owner



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