Jessica Arendale – American Board Certified Hair Stylist
Gwen Thomas - Master Stylist, Color Specialist, Makeup Artist, Aesthetician
Gwen is the stregth and knowledge behind the conception and development of Bella Vita Salon. She has over forty years of experience in the Cosmetology and Esthetician fields, including many years of training and education in multiple techniques. Gwen has traveled the country educating for major hair, nail and skin care companies. During this time, Gwen was named "Educator of the Year" by her peers for jam packed, hands on, and sold out classes.
Bella Vita translates to "beautiful life" and when you ask Gwen why she chose this name for her salon, she will tell you, "the name had to mean something good. I want everyone to feel this beautiful life when they come through our doors, we strive to help every age group and gender feel comfortable while offering the latest styles, services, and tecnhology available in our industry today."
Gwen believes that knowledge is power and that is why she continues to attend classes to continue her educations. She says, "There is so much out there that I want to know about, I may never use some of it, but I still want to know about it! This industry is changing daily and if you don't stay on top of it you will get behind before you know what has happened."
Gwen will quickly tell you that good customer service and a friendly atmosphere are most importantn in running a successful salon and "knowledge is right there beside it." She loves everything about working in the salon, from giving a good head massage with a shampoo, a great haircut, or a fabulous new dimentional color and style that brings out her client's best features. She also offers facial peels and dermaplaning which gives the skin a beautiful glow, removes unwanted hair and is also a corrective procedure.
Personal message from Gwen: "I feel so blessed to have been able to work for so many years in a business that I love and that makes people happy. To touch people's lives and be an encourager, I know I am where I am supposed to be."
Ashlee Correll - Stylist, Color Specialist, Makeup Artist, Nail Technician
Jessica has been licensed for more than 13 years. In that time she has mastered a wide range of hair techniques including: tailored men's cuts, customized women's cuts, grey reduction, foil highlights, lowlights, and corrective color. She is also 1 of only 6 American Board Certified Haircolorists in Tennessee. With all this she also gives a shampoo that will wash all your cares down the drain. Jessica believes in continuing education and strives to be up to date in the newest trends and is intrigued with unlimited creativity. Above all, Jessica knows the most important part of customer service is to listen and value her clients. At your scheduled time together she will look forward to providing you with the best service you will ever experience.
Dr. Tyler Hamilton
Dr. Hamilton is a dentist here in Morristown. He began using Botox to help patients with migraines and TMJ issues associated with bruxism (teeth grinding). This expanded to the use of Botox and dermal fillers to minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and increase facial esthetics. He is trained by the American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE).