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Owner / stylist- Linda is a certified hair replacement therapist, hair color specialist and clinical skin care specialist. She is the current owner of Linda Arnold & Company in Auburn, Alabama; as well as LA Concepts in Panama City Beach, FL.
With 40 years of experience and 35 plus years as a business owner, Linda strives to stay knowledgeable of the industry through continued education. Linda's experience includes learning the industries' latest trends by studying in London, Canada, and Spain.
She believes that when passion and desire come together, you have a career, not a job!
Being licensed for over 8 years has fueled Amanda's passion for the hair and beauty industry. Mastering a wide range of techniques including cutting, up-dos, and short hair. With a passion for color, Amanda uses a wide range of products including Paul Mitchell, Thermafuse & glo Essentials to obtain that special hue for her clientele. She specializes in cutting edge color techniques, foil high and low lights, and color corrections.
Amanda's belief in continual education drives her to stay at the for front of her field. Through continued education, Amanda prides herself in being abreast of the latest styles and techniques in hair cutting - from fashion and modern cuts, to razor and kid's or men's cuts. Up to date of the newest services and products available today, Amanda can take care of all her clientele's needs, helping you obtain the look you want.
Linda's passion is to share her knowledge with young, new, fresh talents.
A native of Opelika, AL; Amanda Dupree graduated from Ballard Christian School in 2004. Continuing her education at SUSCC, Amanda obtained her degree in Cosmetology in 2006. In 2005, while still at SUSCC, Amanda worked as a makeup specialist at Belk, working for Estee Lauder, Clinique and Lancome.
Upon graduation from SUSCC, Amanda began her cosmetology career. Specializing in body waxing, and Forever French acrylic nail, Amanda joined our wonderful staff in 2012. Ever since Amanda joined our staff, she has began taking continued education courses to update and add to the knowledge and services available to her clientele.
Continued education is key to providing your clientele the latest styles and products.
Married to Jay Dupree in 2005. Amanda loves caring for her husband and their two small children.
With 20 plus years experience as a licensed Cosmetologist, I have always had a profound respect and admiration for the human hair and it's many unique qualities. Completing my studies from East Lake Beauty College in Birmingham, AL; I graduated in 1996. Upon completion of my schooling, I worked in a few salons, renting a booth from the owner. I married in 1999, giving birth to my first child in 2002 and my second in 2008. After the birth of my second child, I opened up a small business salon of my own in Auburn, AL allowing me to live a portion of my own dream of serving my clients through the sharing of various skills and talents.
I have vast knowledge in hair care from customized / tailored wigs, and hair pieces to colorings, relaxers, cuts, updos, roller sets, cold waves, weaving of various types, braids, and twists.
"I love learning and experiencing new things and using my gift to help make smiles come alive."
I always had a passion for the hair industry. I grew up in a salon watching my closest family members do what they love. My grandmother was a stylist for 47 years. My aunt, keeping the tradition, started at the age of 16 and still works as a stylist, at age 60, in Monroeville, AL.
I graduated in 1998 from Alladin Beauty School in New Mexico and moved back to Monroeville from 2003 to 2008. I then moved to Opelika to be with my husband Robbie Futrell.
I have 16 years of experience in this industry, with specialization in precision cuts and a wide range of color techniques including foiling, bayalage, and color correction.
With 10 years hair experience, 32-year-old Keisha Hicks is an instructor for the Cosmetology program at Virginia College for the last 5 years. Keshia also holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Management from Alabama State University, certified in Bio-Elements, Aveda color, Paul Mitchell and Simply Smooth Keratin Systems. Specializing in all hair types, trust Keisha to take care of all your hair care needs.
Specializing in the very popular "Forever French" nail enhancement by CND, Mandy has been working in the nail industry in the Auburn-Opelika area for 20 plus years. Highly skilled in all areas of nail health and maintenance, call today to schedule your appointment.
Penny has been with Linda Arnold and Company for four years. Talented in many areas, Penny is a stylist and colorist. Certified through glo Professional, Penny is certified to apply makeup and take care of her clients' skin care needs. Trained by Linda Arnold in Hair Replacement, Penny performs services from Hair Loss Therapy to helping with consultations for chemo patients. Penny is married and lives in the Valley, AL area.
Mr. Bradley Webster
Master Hairstylist and Advisory Board Member for the School of Cosmetology at Southern Union State Community College. He specializes in custom hair cutting and styling, color, foil highlighting, formal styling, and precision brow shaping.Bradley has over 20 years experience including education with domestic and international artists.
Maria has been doing hair for over 25 years. She brings her spunky personality into every aspect of her craft. She hails from Florida and epitomizes the "Sunshine State". She specializes in all the latest color and cutting tecniques and can work with any texture hair with great skill. She also loves doing event hair and makeup, along with being trained in all skincare techniques. Maria is always continuing her education and trains under domestic and international beauty industry educators and professionals.
Sonya Davis began her career in the salon industry 32 years ago. She is a graduate of the Gulf Coast Academy of Cosmetology in Panama City, and after many years of working in Florida and other states, she is bringing her extensive skills back to Panama City. Her specialized talents include hair coloring, cutting and styling, as well as texturizing services, for men and women of all ages.
Sonya enjoys using her creativity to help each client look and feel their very best. It is her goal to find a style that is a true fit for their hair type, and one that the client can easily maintain at home.
One of the aspects of her profession that she enjoys most is that it never feels like work. Each day is new, different, and interesting. She especially enjoys interacting with her clients and makes sure they leave the salon truly confident. Her vast knowledge and experience is matched only by her dedication to each client.
Her varied career includes having been a Product Knowledge Advocate for Sebastian, with advanced training working with Sebastian, Goldwell, SexyHair and Matrix, as well as courses with Tabatha Coffey and Martin Parsons.
Sonya brings her hair styling skills to LA Concepts Salon, 3900 Marriott Dr., Panama City Beach. She invites you to call her directly at 407-797-4114 to book your next appointment.