Michelle Abernathy says, “I can’t believe I have been doing what I love for 25 years….Having fun with hair color!” As an educator and color specialist, she is always eager to learn and strives to abreast on new and current ways of treating the hair with as much care as possible. Michelle has received extensive training in Schwarzkopf, Goldwell, Framesi, Scruples, Unite, and Jingles International hair coloring systems.
Prior to landing at Mitchell James, Michelle worked in some of the top salons in St. Louis, Facade Ltd. of Clayton for 13 years and then Salon Elle of Chesterfield.
Michelle specializes in single process color, highlights, lowlights, custom, and color corrections, as she gleefully says, “I am truly a colorist, it’s my passion.” With extensive experience and superb technique in color correction, she is a rare talent. Michelle is equally passionate about excellent client service and the connections made, “I appreciate my clients and feel I am lucky to have made some amazing relationships.”
Michelle is also certified in several types of Keratin treatments.
She is available Monday through Thursday.