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  Trendi Aveda

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Meet Our Team

Get to know the staff at Trendi Salon and Spa. We have experienced professionals on staff who stay up to date on popular trends and employ the latest techniques in order to give you exactly what you want. Read on to learn more about each staff member.

Team Members:


Barb Esty Kelm   Owner/Stylist/Colorist

Barb discovered her passion for hair styling at a very early age.  After "practicing" on many of her elementary school friends she knew she found her calling.  After successfully graduating from cosmetology school, Barb won her very first hair competition that she entered, and a career was launched.  Besides her 20+ years behind the chair Barb made the successful transition to salon ownership in 2009.  Barb has worked with Aveda for most of her career and loves the results her clients receive from the all-natural/cruelty free product line.   While she enjoys every aspect of running a business, Barb is a passionate stylist with a large faithful following.  Barb prides herself on tailoring a person's look to their lifestyle. She has been called "the master of fine hair," and has worked with clients all over the metro area. 


Jordan  Stylist/Colorist/Makeup Artist
Jordan is a very talented stylist. She has an eye for color and loves to do balayages and ombres. Give her a color challenge, and she will be happy to help. She is also a trained makeup artist who loves to do hair and makeup for wedding parties.


Ashleigh  Stylist/Colorist
Ashleigh is a sweetheart and will make you feel at ease. She is a graduate of the Aveda Institute in Minnesota. Ashleigh is up for any color challenge you give her and loves to give makeovers. She always wants to learn more by taking additional classes to better serve her clients.


Danielle  Stylist/Colorist
Danielle is a graduate of the Aveda Institute, Florida 2015. She moved back home to Minnesota in 2016 to start her career at Trendi. She has a passion for hair extensions, hair color and blowouts! Danielle is your girl if you’re looking for a hot style during the day/night.


Bubs   Stylist/Colorist
Bubs has been a master stylist for 40 years, which speaks to her dedication to her profession. Bubs says, "I love my job," and she still continues to learn the newest techniques and trends in the hair industry.


Susan  Salon Manager/Stylist/Colorist

Susan has over 30 years of experience in the hair industry.  She specializes in mens hair and fashion colors.  If you need a crisp fade, she is your stylist.  Susan has a background in everything from theatical hair/makeup, fashion coloring, instructing at a cosmetology school and even working as a doll hairstylist. If you are looking for someone to think outside the box for your style, she is happy to help.


Kaylee  Stylist/Colorist
Kaylee has been a stylist for over eight years and loves to do updos for special occasions. She is also certified in hair extensions.


Hailey Stylist/Colorist
Hailey graduated from the Aveda Institute Minneapolis in 2013. She loves keeping up with all the new techniques and helping people feel as confident as they should! Updos and color are her favorite things to do. She takes pride in making her clients beautiful.


Emma Stylist/Colorist

Emma graduated from the Aveda Institute Minneapolis in 2015. She loves to perform hair color, especially balayages and ombres. You will love her friendly personality!


Christy Massage Therapist/Esthetician
Christy is our dual licensed Massage Therapist and Esthetician. Christy has over 16 years of experience in the spa industry. Christy offers all aspects of massage therapy, including Swedish, hot stone, prenatal and deep tissue. As a skilled and knowledgeable Esthetician, she is well versed with Aveda skin care, facials, chemical peels, full-body waxing, and body treatments. Her areas of specialty are; the Aveda Dual Exfoliation and microdermabrasion facials, specific issue massage, Brazilian waxing, and massage/facial combination services.
Christy uses her passion for healing to give her clients the absolute best care.


Bridget Massage Therapist

Bridget is a licensed massage therapist and graduate from the Aveda Institute, Mn.  Clients love her ability to give deep tissue massages that result in a spa experience that is both relaxing and therapeutic.  Her bubbly personality will leave you wanting to come back!


Salon Manager and Sales and Service Coordinators
Sue, Tori and Alli

Sue      Tori   Alli  Taryn
Whether it is a cheerful grin when you walk in, serving you a refreshing beverage during your visit, or verifying your appointment 48 hours prior, our customer service team will make your experience with us a warm and relaxing one.