Gallery Artists

Gallery Hair and Makeup Artists:

Gallery Artists have tested out from the basic Michael Helene Program and are moving up in the educated hair artist world. They have completed over 50 hours of advanced education and shown that their classic skills cannot be challenged! They are no longer copying what they were taught but actually understanding the procedures and processes in order to cut and color hair based on head shape and customization of the individuals hair. Hair is, after all, like snowflakes, no one, is exactly the same!!




Gallery Artist

Mondays: 11:00AM – 7:00PM
Thursdays: 12:00PM – 7:00PM
Fridays: 11:00AM – 7:00PM
Saturdays: 9:00PM – 5:00PM

Ashley was Michael Helene’s last personal assistant. Ashley worked under Michael for 3.5 years and has really grown to be a very talented and artistic hairdresser. Ashley is a master at bobs, graduation and highlighting. She is down to earth and easy to talk to. Ashley has many advanced classes under her belt including An Affinage Colour Certification, Balayage Mastered, Perfectress Extensions, and she has gone through the salons Classics Training Program 8 times. She is very skilled and will be able to replicate any cut or colour that you cold possibly desire. Ashley is a mother of 2 young children.

Michael Helene Says: Ashley is a wonderful person. Sweet, kind and easy to talk to. She works very hard to be the best at her craft and is never afraid to push herself to become better. Ashley has been a devoted assistant, and now hairdresser for me for 8 years! I know you will love her enthusiasm, as well as her work!



Gallery Artist 


Tuesdays: 10:00AM- 8:00PM
Wednesdays: 10:00AM – 8:00PM
Thursdays: 12:00PM – 7:00PM
Fridays: 12:00PM – 8:00PM
Saturdays: 9:00AM – 5:00PM

Kylie has worked under some of the top rated hair stylists in the industry. She competed in Skills USA under esthetics, with Michael as a judge. She placed 1st in Virginia and 11th in the Nation. She has worked so hard to get where she is and vows to continue amazing education.




Gallery Artist

Mondays: 11:00AM – 7:00PM
Wednesdays: 12:00PM – 8:00PM
Thursdays: 12:00PM – 6:00PM (Working at Front Desk)
Friday: 12:00PM – 8:00pm
Saturdays: 9:00AM – 5:00PM

Michaela graduated from Chantilly Academy Cosmetology in 2013 by the same amazing educator many of our staff had, Mr. Wayne White. Michaela worked with us as an assistant from 2012-2013, she then went on to gain experience and more confidence at Hair Cuttery from 2013-2015. Michaela has experienced taking 3 levels of advanced Hairshaping courses at the prestigious Graham Webb Academy, Cele

brity Artist Candy Shaws’ Balayage class, and an updo class with three time Emmy award winning makeup artist Susan Patterson. She loves to learn new techniques and to do everything she can for her clients. She recently joined our front desk coordination team as well, due to a medical restraint limiting her hours behind the chair. Michaela is enjoying the new opportunity to see hair from both the business and creative sides. She looks forward to getting to know all of MHSG guests and growing her business management skills.

Michael Helene Says: Michaela was a find from the same school I went to, she is kind hearted and sweet. Michaela wants to do well at everything and never wants to disappoint. She always steps up for new projects and is always willing to learn new things. She is now helping at the front desk and planning events for MHSG due to an injury…but she is still killin her cuts and colours!


Gallery Artist & American Board Certified Colorist

Sugarland Location: 
Tuesdays: 11:00AM-8:00PM
Thursdays: 12:00PM-8:00PM
Fridays: 10:00AM-7:00PM
Saturdays: 9:00AM-6:00PM

Jessica is a VA native, a mother of 2 cats and 2 dogs, and she has been doing hair for 5 years. In those 5 years she has studied under Balayage Artists such as Gary D Ancona . She has taken extensive training in the chemistry, physiological and psychological aspect of hair coloring as well as application techniques, and is now able to call herself an American Board Certified Colorist. She also has multiple Cutting, and styling classes under her belt, she believes that continuing education in her field of work are most important, because of this she is always open to learning something. Jessica makes people look and feel beautiful from the inside out as she is also a certified yoga instructor. Her ultimate goal is to share her passions of hair and yoga with the world. Jessica enjoys building deeper connections with people, in a comfortable and honest environment.



Gallery Artist

Dulles Location
Sundays: 11:00AM-4:00PM
Mondays: 11:00AM-7:00PM
Tuesdays: 9:30AM-8:00PM
Sugarland Location: 
Fridays: 10:00AM-7:00PM
Saturdays: 9:00AM-6:00PM

Ava is a creative artist born from the great golden state of California, raised in the glamorous city of Los Angels. Combined with over 28 years of experience and sustained with her ongoing education over the course of these years. Making her up to date with old and new styles and what is trending. She attended DELOUX School of Cosmetology and graduated in 1989. Her passion for hair always came naturally as it runs in her family. Having an open imagination made anything possible for her to handle. Even at the her earliest age of 10, she was inspired to create hairstyles and change peoples moods and perspectives. She always strives with every reservation to create that ecstatic smile!