Liana the now owner of Salty Mane a private beach boutique salon located in Santa Monica California came from a long line of family hairdressers from the East Coast. Liana knew that she was destined for the beauty industry. Throughout her youth, she did whatever she could to gain experience in her passion of hair and makeup, working as an assistant at a salon throughout her high school years. Shortly after, Liana moved out to California to attend the Vidal Sassoon Academy.
It was during her education as a hairstylist, Liana fell in love with the transformation that hair could make on any individual. While attending Sassoon, she began immersing herself in the fashion world working as a styling liaison for high end boutiques. This is where she really developed her eye for styling a client and highlighting the individuals personal style from head to toe.
After completing education at the Vidal Sassoon Academy, Liana continued on to study at the Napoleon Perdis Makeup Academy. She has since worked at top salons in Venice and Santa Monica, California. Liana is certified in Great Lengths and Hair Dreams Hair Extensions, the top hair extension systems in the industry. In addition to servicing an extensive client base for over a decade, she has extended her talents into freelance work with hair, makeup and styling for weddings, special events, fashion shoots, and music videos.
Whether it is a simple cut in her salon or a professional shoot, Liana treats every job and client with care and as a work of art. Whether you are looking for a drastic transformation or small change, the end result is always breathtaking. Liana always makes sure to educate her clients to maintain the look she creates for them. She continues to be inspired by this ever changing industry and the exciting opportunities that come her way. She is always looking to create and perfect the newest trends and styles, and is prepared to revolutionize the beauty industry. It is Liana Mia’s passion, drive, talent, and creativity that ensures continued success in her future career endeavors.