A Sacramento native, Akela is one of San Francisco's newest assets to the beauty industry. Known for her versatility, there isn't much that Akela can't do. From short sexy cuts to long bouncy layers, natural golden highlights to rich chocolate brunettes, long flawless extensions to effortless updos, her talents are expansive. Her work has graced the runways of New York Fashion Week, and the pages of international magazines. In addition to hair, Akela is also a MAC trained makeup artist, as well as a certified eyelash extension specialist.
Akela has such a great passion for her craft that she has also leant her knowledge to the next generation of hairstylist. She split her time between the salon and educating Future Professionals at Paul Mitchell The School Sacramento for a year. She enjoyed the experience so much that she joined the education team of world renowned Wella haircare company and will be sharing her passion for hair with other stylist through the California.
Aside from her skilled talent, Akela has a heart of gold. She truly cares about her clients and has an amazing eye for capturing their desired look, uniquely for them.