Katie McKenzie first fell in love with the hair industry when she became the front desk coordinator at the Toni&Guy Salon in her hometown of Tucson, AZ. Toni&Guy salons are well known for creating precise and individual looks for each client which inspired Katie to attend and graduate from cosmetology school. She was motivated to put her creativity and new skills to work when she then moved to Phoenix, AZ where she continued to work for Toni&Guy. In Phoenix she quickly became an Advanced Color Specialist and was known for her artistry. As a known thought leader in the beauty industry Katie was deeply involved in the marketing and styling for Phoenix Fashion Week as well as countless photo shoots within the T&G Salon. The 6+ years she spent with T&G taught her the importance of continuing education as a stylist and that she is determined to always be at the forefront of new techniques and trends within the industry.
Katie specializes in Color Corrections, Balayage, Natural Highlights, and Extensions. When you are sitting in her chair it is important to Katie that you work together to come up with a look that is uniquely you and fabulous. She is known for making sure all her clients feel comfortable by explaining the process and options they have in order to achieve their desired look. She is more than happy to give you a complimentary consultation before booking your color service to go over any questions you may have and to make sure you are excited about the changes to come! While sitting in her chair, Katie’s caring and upbeat personality will have you feeling right at home and thoroughly enjoying your salon experience. You will leave the salon feeling confident and looking amazing!
If you would like to see Katie’s work head over to her Instagram Page @austintexashair. You can always book with her personally by calling or texting 520-307-0064.