Andrea is an owner, hairstylist, and makeup artist. Before opening The Beauty Bar Andrea had her own business exclusively for weddings, Artistry by Andrea Jane. Winner of WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2016, she's bringing the same love, passion, and beauty to The Beauty Bar.
She was 15 years old when she started working in a salon as an assistant and quickly fell in love with the beauty industry. After graduating from Paul Mitchell the School Mclean, she worked as a stylist in a large salon outside of Washington D.C. Andrea is certified in SoCap Hair Extensions, Great Length Hair Extensions, Brazillian Blowout and Temptu Airbrush Makeup. She also has taken advanced haircutting and coloring courses with Surface, Goldwell, Eufora, and KEVIN.MURPHY
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Originally from Jacksonville, Michelle got her first taste of the beauty industry by working as a receptionist at Salon D'Orsay. Little did she know that that position would forever change her life. She found the the hairstylist's passion, creativity and talent infectious and decided to attend American Academy of Cosmetology in Orange Park. After graduating in 2011, Michelle assisted and shadowed5 different stylist at Willow Organic Salon and Spa, discovering that her main focus would be to specialize in organic products and color that will not only be better for her clients and herself, but also for the environment. She believes that what goes on our scalp and skin are just as important to what we put in our bodies. In early 2016 Michelle joined The Beauty Bar team and is accepting new clients. The beauty industry, which is forever changing and evolving, keeps Michelle on her toes driving her to learn new techniques, styles and trends.
A Camden County native, Kellie has spent most of the past 20 plus years on Amelia Island and is the proud mother of her son, 7 year old Cash. She began her career in the beauty industry 10 years ago with M.A.C. Cosmetics. Her love for makeup and all things beauty helped with her decision to attend Toni & Guy Jacksonville Academy. Since obtaining her cosmetology license she has worked here at The Beauty Bar.
Kellie is Level 2 Advanc ed Certified for M.A.C Cosmetics. She specializes in bridal, editorial, and fashion makeup and was Lead Artist for the Roar of the Jaguars Calendar and Poster Shoot during her time with M.A.C. Kellie uses a combination of Temptu Airbrush, Senna Cosmetics, M.A.C. Cosmetics, and Too Faced Cosmetics to name a few.
Kellie graduated in the top of her class from Toni and Guy with Honors in Attendance, Cut and Color. Since graduation she has also obtained her certification in Brazillian Blowout and has attended advanced education courses with Kevin Murphy and Color Dynamics.
Nicole came to our little island from San Diego, Ca, where she was born and raised. She is a proud wife to Barret, and Mama to two rambionxious little boys, Braxton, 3 ½, & Blake, 2. Nicole Attended Bellus Academy in Poway, CA where she she was trained in Vidal Sassoon’s “ABC’s of cutting”. Education is hugely important to her and she has taken many classes over the years to stay ahead of the latest styles and trends. Nicole worked for Pravana in a support role where she educated employees and stylists on the line. She learned a great deal about color from her time spent with Pravana. In addition some other courses she has taken are: Hair Painting with Frances Canola, Redken Balayage, EuforaColor, Paul Mitchell Balayage Techniques. She now specializes in Color and Balayage. She feels blessed to be able to do what she loves each day.
The Beauty Bar is a Green Circle hair salon, makeup and spray tan studio. We offer a wide variety of services, including color, airbrush makeup, Norvell organic spray tanning, and Brazilian blowouts and eyelash extensions. We also specialize in bridal beauty - pampering you and your bridal party from head to toe.
The Beauty Bar is located in Fernandina Beach, Florida, located on Amelia Island. The owner, Andrea opened the salon in May of 2016 with the idea of "creating natural beauty."
Creating natural beauty with plant derived products that are not tested on animals and are safe for the environment is what they have achieved. Everything from their makeup line, hair products and color, as well as spray tanning formula is not only cruelty free but also environmentally friendly.
The Beauty Bar is a Green Circle Salon, which us the most environmentally-friendly salon in Nassau County by not just recycling paper and plastic, but helping to dispose of hair color properly and using hair clippings to be made into mats for oil spills. We recycle 95% of our waste.
Hoping to change the world, literally making it a more beautiful place while helping clients look and feel beautiful is our passion and mission!