Our talented team creates an atmosphere that make us one of the best salon and spas in the Wilmington/Wrightsville Beach area. We pride ourselves on our knowledge and flawless execution of the latest industry trends and techniques.
ALICE LAWSON EDWARDS |
HAIR STYLIST, MAKE UP ARTIST + OWNER
Lawson grew up on Magnolia Farms in Wilmington, North Carolina. In 2012, she moved to New York City to follow her dreams of pursing a career in beauty. While in NYC, she studied Cosmetology at the Aveda Institute in SoHo and perfected her make up artistry at the Make Up Designory in Manhattan. After graduating Lawson perfected her craft under famed colorists Rita Hazan and Nicole Tresch. While assisting these two color guru's she worked on celebrity clients including Jessica Simpson, Better Midler, Faith Hill and many others. After a few very successful years in New York City, Lawson knew it was time to return home to Wilmington and to the beach. The love for her hometown, paired with her innovative hair and beauty techniques made the decision simple to open a salon of her own.
DOROTHY DARLING | LICENSED CLINICAL ESTHETICIAN + LASH EXTENSION SPECIALIST
Dorthy Darling hails from Boston, Massachusetts. She has been in the Beauty Indsustry for over 25 years - ever since attending the Mansfield Beauty Academy and The Elisabeth Grady School of Medical Aesthetics in 1989. Dorthy specializes in Skin Resurfacing using Image's Professional Comeceutical Skincare Lines. She loves creating personalized skincare regiments for her clients. She is a master at custom facials, specialized waxing, make-up application, chemical peels, dermaplaining, microdermabraision and so much more!
GALY SANDOVAL | NAIL TECHNICIAN
Galy studied at Cape Fear Community College and has been in the beauty industry for four years. She's loved every minute of it! Her favorite service is giving her client's gel overlay manicures and working with SNS dipping powder. She loves the clean aesthetics and quality of materials at Alice Lawson.
CHELSEA GAVIN | MAKE UP ARTIST & ESTHETICIAN
After attending the Aveda Institute in Charlotte, Chelsea Gavin worked as an esthetician and as a makeup artist for over 9 years. Chelsea has esthetician experience in the film, wedding, salon-spa, and medical industry. The classic facial is her favorite service to leave clients feeling rejuvenated. Her passion for makeup allows her to create flawless bridal looks. If you need to get your skin ready for your big day, look no further! Chelsea’s number one beauty tip: hydration is key for healthy younger skin! Chelsea is also available on Saturdays for makeup services.
NINA COCKRELL | HAIR STYLIST
Working in the industry since 2010, Nina has established herself as a highly accomplished hair stylist. Nina believes in the concept of “effortlessly looking beautiful.” She loves to give clients a cut & color that accentuates their natural features and style. She will listen to your needs and tell you what works and what doesn’t. Her favorite service to provide is a Lanza keratin strengthening treatment. She also loves animals, music and running!
MASON GUYTON | HAIR STYLIST
This Wilmington native studied Cosmetology is Cape Fear Community College and has been in the beauty industry for four years. Mason is very passionate about cutting, coloring, and helping people feel beautiful is truly the most rewarding part of her day. She specializes in color, highlights and balayage while possessing certifications in hair extensions. Her favorite service is giving her clients a bouncy blowout using Lanza Healing Oil. She loves the clean aesthetics and quality of materials at Alice Lawson. Mason’s tip for everyone: dry shampoo will save your life and your hair!
Hilary Jane Buonopane
| Massage Therapist
Bio coming soon!