Meet our stylists.

Laura Atkinson

Owner & Stylist
Makeup Artist/Curly Hair Specialist/Keratin Smoothing Treatments
Laura earned her degree and began work on the set of Life Today as a makeup artist to the stars. She loves to educate her clients on how to have healthy shiny hair and how to style it! She understands her clients needs and specializes in curly hair and the Brazilian Blowout.  She loves to make her clients feel beautiful!

Nicole Martinez

Balayage-Ombre/Keratin Smoothing  Treatments/Fashion Color Specialist
A Texas transplant, Nicole will bring a dash of Seattle sass to your look.
She has been trained extensively in balayage and ombre by L’Oréal. She has a passion for fashion colors and unique styles.
Nicole believes that a great color and style can only be great if the client can replicate it at home by using the best products that we offer. She likes to use her knowledge to educate her clients on proper hair care so that their style will stay healthy and beautiful. 

Kristin Elise

Color Specialist/Makeup Artist/Hotheads Extensions
Kristin is Redken educated (TSPA) and she completed her apprenticeship at one of Austin’s top salons working with their wedding hair specialist. Kristin loves doing color and has a talent for bringing forth the perfect shade for each of her clients, and is well versed in techniques such as balayage, ombre, reds and blondes.

Celeste Kauffman

Blondes/Fine Hair Management/ Short Styles
Celeste was based in Fort Worth, where she has taken care of 
clients hair needs for 30+ years. Specializing in cut, highlight, and color you will find that she always starts with a consultation to learn more about a clients needs as to create a versatile and modern look.  She says, "I am so happy to be part of Gatzby Salon. It is a charming and creative  atmosphere where the stylist are inspired to do their best work."

Steven Cunningham

Color Specialist
Steven began his training with Glemby International in the mid '80's. He specializes in 3-dimensional highlighting techniques that are designed to enhance the eyes as well as compliment your skin tone. Steven puts the work in to your hairstyle  so that you can embrace your "effortless" beauty.