Nathan Floyd
Manager/ Stylist
Certified Aveda Mentor

Nathan has over 9 years of experience with Aveda and  trained at the Los Angeles Aveda Training Center. Nathan has a wealth of Aveda product knowledge. His passion for Aveda inspired him to acquire his Aveda Mentor certification. Nathan can answer any hair or skin care challenge you may have.

Michelle Mata
Master Stylist/ Master Trainer

Michelle has over 10 years in the industry, is a certified California State Board of Cosmetology Master Trainer, and was also trained by Aveda's Global Master Trainer Lupe Voss. She also does exceptional men's cuts. She loves working with her guests to help them achieve a customized look to suit their personality. Michelle's work has been featured in L.A. Bride magazine.

Nicole Renee

Master Stylist

Nicole has a strong Aveda background with extensive training in both hair color and cut at the prestigious Aveda Institute of London. She is a certified technician with Dream Catchers Hair Extensions in Hollywood. She confidently embraces her guests' lifestyles and personalities to give them a look that is right for them while maintaining her creativity and attention to detail.

Alankara Aveda Lifestyle Salons feature the top talent in the industry. The Team is Aveda trained, and works constantly to improve their craft in order to bring you supurb professional services. Alankara is a full service salon, and can meet all your Aveda Lifestyle needs!

Audreyana Arrieta

Esthetician/ Master Stylist

Audreyana grew up in the Coachella Valley! Inspired by Aveda, she was quickly drawn to the beauty industry where she became trained in hair, skin, nails, waxing and even eyelash extensions! Audreyana is devoted to helping her guests feel balanced with good energy. With extensive training in both Aveda skin and hair, Audreyana is well rounded and ready to tackle any beauty challenge that you may have. She wants you to leave feeling beautiful and balanced. 

Courtney Adams

Master Stylist 

Talk about experience + talent! Courtney has an abundance of both, along with a knack for identifying the best cut & color options to complement the natural beauty of each and every guest. She’s a keen listener, confident in her skills, and flawless in her execution. 

In her free time, Courtney & her husband explore California’s backroads in their Jeep Wrangler. 

Jackie Ramirez

Master Stylist/ Makeup Artist

Jackie is one of our multi-talented beauty professionals with skills across the board! Jackie's passion for makeup is what lead her to the beauty industry. A graduate from The International School of Beauty, Jackie has received top training in all areas of cosmetology, including certification as a master makeup artist. After joining our Aveda family, Jackie has completed Aveda training in hair, skin, nails, waxing and makeup. Jackie believes beauty comes full circle and should not stop at hair. Her warm and loving approach is admired by all her guests. Let her make you feel beautiful both inside and out. 

Jennifer Hall

Master Stylist

​Jennifer is a Master Stylist who came to us with over 20 years of experience in the industry. Jennifer's skill spans across the board with special training in almost every hair color or cut service that her guests request! She has also received special certification in hair extensions, Brazilian blowout, and the balayage style of highlighting. Jennifer takes pride in giving her guests a glossy, healthy cut and color that will match the essence of each guest. Jennifer loves to bring out her guest's personality with every look she creates. 

In her free time, Jennifer loves to be with her animals. She loves animals and is an advocate for pet adoption! 

Basilio Moya


Alankara guests are already lining up for Basilio’s Rituals and flawless blow dries. He’s gifted with the most important qualities of a great stylist: artistic, warm, passionate & hard-working, with an incredible eye. He’s always learning & growing as a person and as a stylist.

Basilio loves nature, and spends his free time exploring Big Bear & Joshua Tree.

Bonnie Palmer

Master Stylist

Bonnie has been in the industry for 17 years, the last 7 of which have been with the innovative and exciting line of Aveda products. Bonnie remains at the forefront of contemporary style trends, color enhancement and grooming techniques. Her passion and love for the industry are always reflected in her professionalism, creativity and attention to detail.

Monica Vela

Master Stylist/ Makeup Artist 

​Monica is a hard-working & exceptionally talented stylist who especially loves seeing the joy on her client’s face after a transformational hair cut. She knows just what products, tools & techniques to create your perfect cut + color + style. Her work speaks for itself!

Daizy Maldonado

Esthetician/ Stylist

​​Daizy is extraordinarily passionate about beauty and skincare and that shines through in every facial, makeup, nail & waxing service. Her guests also rave about her attention to detail and product expertise.

In her free time, Daizy loves to read & paint (she’s always making the world a better, more beautiful place!)

Isaiah Sauve

Master Stylist/ Skin Care Expert

Isaiah is an Aveda expert and also Aveda certified in both hair and skin. Isaiah has studied at the Aveda training center in Los Angeles and has been certified as both a color and cut expert. After completing the Aveda color mastery series, Isaiah went on to complete advanced skincare and esthentician training with Aveda. He has also completed Hair Color Magic Master Class by Aveda's Global Master Trainer Lupe Voss. With talents accross the board, Isaiah is ready to handle any of his guests needs. Isaiah prides himself in keeping a positive demeanor and creating a positive experience for his guests.