Education

This page is dedicated for professionals who are interested in Education.

EducationBe the best at what you do as a hair colorist. It is important to continually challenge yourself to learn the top hair coloring techniques available. Ongoing education, gives you, the stylist, an opportunity to find new ways to create beautiful hair for your clients.

educationThroughout Melinda’s career, she has trained with some of the top talent within the industry such as Allen Edwards of Allen Edwards Hair in Beverly Hills, California and executive instructor, celebrity stylist and Balayage highlighting pioneer, Candy Shaw of Jamison Shaw Hairdressers.

Melinda offers some of the best and personalized hair color education in the surrounding Los Angeles area. Her passion is clearly focused in the Balayage highlights technique.

So what’s included in each course? Glad you asked!

Each course will include a hands-on segment, taught by Melinda Douglas on a live model or mannequin. All tools such as gloves, brushes and product are also included.

Melinda is excited to share her Balayage techniques with you. This hands-on class will include:

  • Balayage basics and advanced placements
  • Foil Conversions
  • Proper applications for a seamless grow-out which will also include saturation and placement
  • Shadow rooting, blending and color melting
  • How to choose the best lighteners for your situation
  • Tools
  • Certificate of Completion and a gift for your participation

To secure your spot in class, a 50% deposit is due at the time of registration. The remaining balance will be charged to your credit card prior to class. A written notice of cancellation is required 14 days prior to class. A deposit may transfer to another class date, space providing, for the same student. Any date change is subject to a $150 change fee. Deposits/payments are otherwise non-refundable and non-transferable. Tuition fee does not include travel, arrangements or lodging fees. Verification of Cosmotology license is required at time of booking. Melinda can be contacted by phone at 760-684-0696 or by selecting Contact.


Melinda services two cities in the Los Angeles area; Arcadia and Long Beach. Arcadia is located 13 miles northeast of downtown Los Angeles. It is at the base of the San Gabriel Mountains in the city of Arcadia. It’s bordered cities are Pasadena, Sierra Madre, El Monte, San Marino, Monrovia and Temple City. Long Beach is located 22  miles south of downtown Los Angeles.

For more detailed information about each service Melinda offers, select each tab highlighted under Hair Services tab.

Book an appointment with Melinda at Salon de Juenesse in Arcadia or at Phenix Salon in Long Beach. Available by appointment only. To book an appointment on line, select  the StyleSeat button below!

Education