Staff

Melissa Bailey

Founder and owner of Level Beauty Bar, Melissa Has been in the industry for over two decades.  Begining her career with AVEDA learning to be grounded in curating the client an experience paired with a strong passion for design she set out to find a place to make all her own.

LBB began as an intimate boutique for one, quickly growing into a beauty destination to many.  With a passion for quality and craftsmanship, coupled with an attention to detail, you are invited to experience what she has described as purposefully crafted services designed to take your salon experience to the next "Level".   You will not be disappointed.

Melissa's services include hairstyling, cutting, coloring in addition to manicuring services.

Asha Hickerson

A stylist and artist with over 15 years of experience.  Her services include color correction, balayage, haircutting, and bridal hair and makeup.  

Asha has a serious obsession with blondes and takes extra care to create beautiful platinum, honey or caramel hues, using only premium lighters and color glosses.  She actively pursues perfection by continuing education through classes on various techniques and hands on instruction.  

Born with unending creativity, Asha also participates in studio and on location photo shoots.  

Her services include, haircutting, coloring and styling as well as bridal hair and makeup.

Courtney Dudley 

Born and raised in the SLO area, she has a special love for the culture and style of her home town.  

She began as a massage therapist, quickly being drawn to the creative aspect hairdressing added to her life.  Beginning her career at an AVEDA salon  gave her the strongest foundation a stylist could get.  With values deep in education, she never stops seeking out new ways to perfect her craft.  

Most importantly Courtney is listens and values her clients needs, always taking into consideration how your lifestyle contributes to your over all style.

You can find her behind the chair at least three days a week, but she also spends many weekend on location at the various wedding venues in the area.  She is one of the team at the "Queens Bees" a local special occasion styling team and is one of the  her one of the busiest in town.

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