Nicki Nguyen, Master Stylist
Even after almost 20 years in the industry, Nicki’s love for beauty is as strong as the day she started. She values the trusted relationships with her guests, blending their personality and lifestyle into the overall look she creates. Along with helping her guests achieve their dream look, Nicki can be found chasing after her two beautiful daughters or poring over the latest fashion magazines in search of her next stylish inspiration.
Claudia Nguyen, Master Stylist, Nail Tech & Esthetician
Claudia prides herself on having an extensive knowledge of hair design and coloring. Having been part of the industry for more than 15 years, she applies her experience and knowledge to create unique styles for each of her guests. Her ultimate goal is to give her clients the most enjoyable experience possible, by building trust and creating looks that help them look and feel their best. Every year Claudia attends many educational events to keep up with the latest trends and techniques. She particularly excels in the art of intricate braiding — an innate skill that she’s been perfecting since childhood.
Paula Wideman, Hair Stylist & Esthetician
Now in the industry for almost nine years, Paula joined the Bella Bliss team in 2012. Since then she has gained vast color and cutting knowledge. She enjoys taking care of her clients and all of their hair and esthetic needs. She loves the styling and fashion industry, and continually seeks out education to keep up on the latest trends. She knows when to slow things down and really listen to make sure that each of her guests receives the best possible experience.
Geloria Garkani, Lash Specialist, Makeup Artist & Esthetician
Geloria is a lash and makeup artist with more than 5 years of experience in the areas of beauty. She was trained in natural and night makeup in a professional makeup center. Soon after, she received her lash and makeup certifications. She has spent 2 years interacting with vendors, artists, models, and clients helping to manage the cosmetics floor for events. Geloria has visited many countries learning unique beauty trends within different cultures. Geloria is accepting new clients. Check out more of her work on Instagram @beautybygeloria.
Kati Asadnezhad, Hair Stylist & Makeup Artist
Kati recently graduated from the AVEDA Institute of Portland. Her goal was to combine what she learned from graphics design and hair design by intertwining both creating hair graphics. She believes art is indefinite and has many ways of creation.
As an immigrant, Kati face many new situations that needed to find a way of settling down. New things like country, culture, home, education and finally a career. She’s passionate about art, beauty and loves to style hair or create beautiful makeup. To transform her clients and make them a better version of themselves. She enjoys shaping hair and painting it with stunning shades of color. Kati has always had a passion for hair and beauty. Kati is accepting new clients. Check out more of her work on Instagram @kati.asadnezhad.
Lena Graham, Hair Stylist
Lena graduated from Summit Salon Academy and loves continuing her education any chance she gets; staying up to date on the latest trends, techniques, and products. Lena always knew she wanted to work with people, make personal connections, and help them find their beauty inside and out. Her specialty is grey coverage and blonde coloring. She loves living in a city full of diversity where there’s so much beauty, art, and freedom of expression. It allows her to be creative as well. In Lena’s free time, you can find her enjoying time with her family outdoors, exploring new places for the kids, gardening and baking at home! Lena is accepting new clients. Check out more of her work on Instagram @hairbylenag.