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 and coloring.

Asha Hickerson

A stylist and artist with over 16 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 overall look.

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 one of the busiest in town.

Her services include hair styling, cutting, coloring as well as special occasion hair.

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Bri Vaughn

Over 16 years ago, Bri began her career at the nationally acclaimed Robert Cromean's salon in San Diego, CA.  She worked alongside some of the best platform artists and educators in the industry, where she mastered coloring, cutting and styling.

In 2012 Bri and her husband moved back to the Central Coast where she continues to master her skills to accentuate her clients natural beauty.

As you know, once you find a stylist you love, it's hard to let go.  So Bri still returns to San Diego once a month to maintain her southern California beauties.

Traveling between San Diego and SLO helps keep Bri current with the ever changing trends. She especially loves creating sun kissed "lived in" beach babe hair.

Bri's services include hair styling, coloring and cutting and her expertise is in balayage color application.

Check out her work on Instagram at @simplybrivaughn Call or message to schedule your consultation today!

Direct (619) 507-3577

*given her booked schedule please allow for 2-3 weeks for your first appointment. 


Marissa Evernden

A quintessential laidback CA hairstylist, and esthetician. Marissa is always passionate about evolving her craft, and staying ahead of the latest trends and techniques. She started her career in the beauty industry 18 years ago as a makeup artist, and quickly grew to love not just creating a beautiful face, but also creating a warm amiable space for all her clients. With her foundation in an Aveda salon heavily focused on education for 12 years, 8 styling hair, she is a master at providing the full beauty experience.  Marissa’s talent has taken her to New York Fashion Week, and fortunately grounded her in San Luis Obispo where she is actively committed to supporting the local business community.


Her laid back approach to life and beauty creates a calm space for her clients to come, relax and enjoy.  She knows that your time in her chair or spa bed is often your only time for yourself & it is always her priority for you to look forward to your appointments. 


She provides a full range of beauty and spa services including haircutting, coloring, facials, body waxing, bridal hair and makeup as well as hair, makeup and styling for studio and on location photoshoots. No matter what service Marissa provides, you can find confidence knowing you are in the most capable and loving hands.

Contact her via text;

(805) 234-0722