2020 © Rain Salon & Spa | ACCESSIBILITY | POLICIES

 

 

2020 © Rain Salon & Spa | ACCESSIBILITY | POLICIES

 

MECHELE

Master Sytlist / Owner

Mechele has been an industry leader since 1997. She is the owner of Rain Salon & Spa which was her dream from the beginning of her journey as a stylist. She is from a line of entrepreneurs in her family and in 2008 this dream came true. With much help from family, friends and many leaders in various areas she was able to open the doors to Rain Salon & Spa. She, with the assistance of a great team, in 2012 became an Aveda Lifestyle Salon and Spa, the highest level of salon in Aveda network and made Top 200 Salon in Salon Today! She loves Aveda and how their committed to her business and creating the best product for her guests. She has trained with many Aveda educators in her career. She has been to Aveda global education events many times and feels it strengthens her love of hair even more. She is passionate about keeping hairstyles for her guest fresh and new! Mechele has the ability to look at a guest and create for their face shape, which she feels has given her a loyal following of guests. Mechele is an expert in curly hair and balayage. She loves a challenge and mentored many stylists to become great at what they do. Mechele feels power is in sharing and she lives by this daily. Someone great once said,  “hair is the fabric you never take off.” It says notice me!! She takes great care to have hair be noticed and beautiful. In her free time she is a mom of two great kids and has wonderful husband who has supported her in so many ways! She enjoys snowmobiling, hiking, and home improvement.

Stephanie

Master Stylist / Manager

Stephanie has been a leader in the hair industry since 2002.  Her journey with Aveda has been on going since 2004, resulting in a great knowledge and understanding of the product and the hair color. This translates to her guests as a color specialist where she has trained with top Aveda educators throughout her career as a stylist. She has been a part of Rain Salon & Spa since its opening in 2008. She is one of the dedicated managers at the salon and spa and enjoys mentoring her staff with color ideas and formulations. She has assisted in the growth of the salon and the team she leads. She is a dedicated and passionate colorist. She enjoys creating beautiful blonds, rich browns and sassy reds for her guests. She is patient and has the skills to give you the cut and color you desire. When she is not creating great hair she is spending time with her beautiful kids, cooking and crafting!

Brianna

Master Stylist / Manager / Educator

Brianna has been in the industry since 2007, and joined Rain’s team in 2013. In 2015 she became a Certified Trainer for Aveda, teaching color classes to new Aveda stylists in the network. She loves color, anything from a bright blonde to a rich brunette, but dimensional colors are her favorite. She enjoys  customized blondes and color corrections.  She loves helping you achieve your hair goals, all while maintaining the integrity of your hair. She’s also an in salon trainer, helping prepare our new stylists to be out on the floor. When she’s not at work she loves to spend time with her husband and son, visiting family in Twin Falls and shopping at Target.

KEANNA

Master Stylist / Manager / Educator

Keanna is an Aveda Trained Stylist and whole heartily believes in their mission and brand. She moved from Portland, OR and has been at Rain since 2013. Keanna specializes in Dimensional color, Reds, Corrective Color and Vivid/Fantasy Colors. She is passionate and edgy! She loves being able to give her guests beautiful, shiny, naturally derived hair color and all types of haircuts! She believes that learning never ends and loves continued education with Aveda and being able to educate her guests on home care, hair color maintenance as well as daily beauty routines. She is an in-salon educator and continues to train and mentor stylists in the salon. When she is not working, which is not often, she enjoys spending time outside in the sunshine, at a pool, winery, coffee shop and with all her fur babies!

Stephanie

Spa Manager / Esthetician / Massage Therapist

Stephanie is one of Rain Salon & Spa’s skilled estheticians and massage therapists. She graduated from Ashmead College of massage in 2005 and Evergreen Beauty and Barber in 2006. Stephanie has been in the industry since 2005 & part of the Rain family since 2011. She loves seeing the difference she makes in her guests lives. She enjoys aromatherapy and has mastered the art of waxing. She can customize her facials to meet the needs of her guests including all your ‘at home’ product needs. Since coming to Rain and Aveda she has embraced the Aveda culture and loves that she can provide her guest with natural alternatives to harsh petro-chemicals. Stephanie is Rain’s only Microblading specialist & is master at lash extensions, tinting and lifts. She has found a place that supports her passion for skin and the body. The family of coworkers has assisted in her growth and support to be the best at what she loves!

Kaysha

Manager/Director of Guest Relations

Kaysha has been part of the Rain Team since 2016, working closely with our Guest Relations Team and now Management Team. With a passion for all things in the beauty industry, Kaysha found a great love assisting on the business end of the salon and spa, continuing her mentoring skills to help grow both service provider care and guest relations care within Rain. Kaysha is also highly dedicated to making the displays and signage you see around the salon fresh, fun and top notch! On the off chance that she is not working, you will find her crafting, painting, enjoying a weekend road trip, and spending time with her family.

 

JULIE

Master Stylist

Julie is an experienced stylist who spent many years as a stylist and salon owner in Twin Falls before moving to Boise and joining the team at Rain. She has been employed at Rain since 2012. She specializes in custom hair color, especially corrective color, gray coverage and blending. She excels with classic cutting and is very adept with curly hair.

 

In her personal time Julie enjoys gardening and working on her home. She loves watching football with her boyfriend, Duane, and admits to indulging in computer games when time permits.

Ana

Master Stylist

Ana graduated from Tony & Guy in 2009. She enjoys all areas of cutting hair from long layers to dramatic pixies. She enjoys working with Aveda and Rain learning new creative color techniques to bring to her guests. One thing she has loved about working with hair is how her guest feel after she has given them a beautiful cut or color. Her love for hair shows through her work! In her free time she spends every moment running around after her toddler and working out.

Megan

Master Stylist /Educator

Meet Megan! She’s an Aveda Institute graduate  and a national 2015 Beacon competition winner for the state of Idaho as well as a 2015 North American Hair Awards Attendee. She comes to Rain as  a sociable, creative, and educated hairstylist with an eye for the newest trends. Aside from being a hairstylist, Megan is also a makeup artists who regularly works on local photo shoots in the treasure valley and all around Idaho.  She is great with Blondes and doing great cuts.  she is excited to be a part of Rain and Aveda! In her free time she enjoys tme with friends and family.

Savannah

Senior Stylist

Savannah has been with Rain since 2008 when they first opened their doors. She graduated hair school in 2006.  She finds the atmosphere has allowed her to grow her skills as a stylist and enjoys taking care of her guests and getting to know them. She loves sharing new techniques she has learned with her guest and educating them on how to recreate their hair at home with Aveda products. She is about giving consistent, quality work. She is happy to be part of such a great company and feels supported in her career as a stylist. When she is not at Rain, she enjoys time with her husband and being a mom. She loves the outdoors and being part of her church. She sees many more years at Rain Salon & Spa.

Angela

Senior Stylist

Angela has always had a passion for the beauty industry,she graduated from Oliver Finely in 2011. Angela came to Rain Salon & Spa directly after school & quickly graduated to master stylist. She has loved learning about Aveda and what they stand for. She takes great care of her guests and loves the creative process of hair color. In 2013 she attended Congress, Aveda’s global hair show, in Minneapolis featuring the entire Aveda major platform artist. She enjoys all areas of being a stylist and finds great support from her team and Rain Salon & Spa. She has attended many education classes with Aveda and is confident she can give her guests what they are looking for. Angela spends her free time with her husband, daughter and 4 dogs!

Jordanne

Senior Stylist

Jordanne graduated from the Aveda Institute Boise and has been working with Aveda since 2014. She joined the Rain family in March 2017. She enjoys updos, mens cutting, and making fun changes to her guests hair. Connecting and building relationships with her guests is one of her favorite things about being a hair stylist. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her husband & son!

ELI

Stylist

I’ve been in the beauty industry for a few years now and I love every bit of it! I’m very passionate about hair coloring, and my favorite styles include balayage, highlights, and fashion colors. I also love men’s and women’s hair cuts alike, and round brush styling! I am skilled in full-glam makeup and specialty up-dos for events. When I’m not in the salon, I love going out to restaurants and gathering with my friends and family!

Kindra

Stylist

Kindra has always had a passion for hair & the beauty industry. She graduated from Paul Mitchell the school Boise at the top of her class. Kindra specializes in prom and wedding updo's but also enjoys all forms of color. when she is not working hard in the salon she is enjoying her time with her family, camping, or relaxing on the couch watching a disney movie while doodling in her drawing pad.

korTney

Stylist

Kortney graduated from Aveda Institute Boise. She enjoys working with Aveda products and color. She especially loves the art that comes with being a stylist. She enjoys all areas of hair and loves building relationships with her guests. Outside of the salon, she enjoys going camping and target shooting with her husband.

 

Sylvia

Senior Stylist

Sylvia has been an active stylist since graduating cosmetology school in 2009. She enjoys every aspect of doing hair, and particularly loves doing haircuts as well as coloring blondes. The creativity and excitement of giving her clients the style they want is truly rewarding, and believes a new style or fresh cut always makes you feel great! In her free time she likes to go shopping or to do craft projects. In the summertime she enjoys anything that involves being in the sun or walking with her husband and their husky dog.

Randi

Esthetician / Massage Therapist

Randi pursued her career in Massage Therapy and Esthetics 2012. She is excited to be part of such a great company!  She truly enjoys working with all types of needs the guest may have. From the guest needing  to relax from a stressful lifestyle or looking for therapy from injury. Randi enjoys making people feel better in their own skin. She is great with first time guests and providing a trusting and comfortable experience. She is knowledgeable and can recommend treatments that are key to a healthier “YOU”. Randi’s massage and facials are very integrated and she prides herself on customizing it to your specific needs. In her free time she enjoys time with her family.

Jen

Massage Therapist / Spa Technician

Jen has been a Licensed Massage Therapist for 7 years. Before she attended massage therapy school she went to cosmetology school and is a registered Cosmetologist giving her the ability to perform some aesthetics. She loves having a mix of appointments through out her day! This gives her the ability to help people heal through various massage modalities and attain beautiful skin through facials and hydrafacials. Jen is always learning and developing her talents in both massage and aesthetics. She is passionate about helping people; giving each guest customized treatments, creating an atmosphere where they can feel comfortable on the treatment table, and she does her best for each and every guest.

Kristen

Massage Therapist

Kristen came to Rain all the way from Honolulu Hawaii in 2020! Kristen has been a massage therapist since 2007 & has developed her skills in Lomilomi, hot stones & deep tissue. Kristen is passionate about pampering her guests and making everyone feel like a celebrity. In her free time she enjoys exploring with her husband and 3 children!

Sabrina

Esthetician

Sabrina has been in the beauty industry for over 7 years and every year, falls more in love with what she does. Sabrina is very passionate about helping other people, especially for their beauty needs. As an Esthetician she specializes in custom lash extensions, lash lifts & tints, as well as 3+ years of advanced facial training, including hyperpigmentation, aging and acne skincare concerns. When she's not in the treatment room, you will find her helping educate other estheticians, up at Bogus snowboarding during the winter, and up near Grimes Creek camping, hiking and kayaking with her two dogs and husband during the summer.

KAtie

Nail Technician

Katie is one of Rains Expert Nail Technicians! She graduated from Pendelton  Hair of Design. Katie has over 14 years of experience in natural and gel nails. She is very passionate and meticulous  with all ares of nails. She will leave you with and unforgettable experience  feeling relaxed and beautiful. During her free time she enjoys time with her boys and being outdoors.

 

 

Makayla

Nail Technician

Makayla graduated from Oliver Finley in 2020. She loves making people feel relaxed and at home as soon as they step foot in the door. Makayla specializes in gel manicures and pedicures! Outside of work, she loves spending time with her family members and her soon to be husband. She also loves playing games and laughing!

 

Kylie

Nail Technician

My name is Kylie and I am a 2021 graduate from Oliver Finley Academy. I am thrilled to be a part of the wonderful team here at Rain! I specialize in hand drawn nail art and full set nails. I have been painting since childhood and have taken that passion and applied it to my career as a nail technician, taking my clients visions and bringing it to life on their nails. I love to spend my free time crafting and adventuring with my dogs or

 

Camille

Nail Technician

Meet Camille, one of our newest Nail Techs! She has a passion for all nail types, but specializes in full sets and nail art! She loves to create anything and everything, giving her guests 100% satisfaction and relaxation during their service. When she's not in the salon, she is patiently waiting for fall (her favorite time of the year) where she can dress cozy and sip hot cocoa with her fur babies.

 

Trinity

Guest Relations

Hello my name is Trinity! I am in Guest Relations here at Rain. I love the beauty Industry and all things Rain and Aveda!!! Rain has actually been apart of my life for many years, I am a cancer survivor and I had met the wonderful ladies at Rain through an organization called Camp Rainbow Gold. I just couldn’t  get enough of this fabulous place!! I love being in Guest Relations because I get to build meaningful connections with guest, and just seeing their smiles and happiness makes me joyful and so happy to be apart of a great place! Outside of Rain you can find me enjoying the great outdoors, with my pets or family!

 

Hannah

Guest Relations

Hannah has been part of the guest relations team at Rain for only a few months, but has been part of Aveda and Rain since the beginning. Mechele Duke, the owner, is Hannah's mother and has taught her so much about this amazing industry that she is so proud to be a part of. Hanna loves building new relationships and interacting with our amazing customers. Outside of work, Hannah is a junior at BSU, studying communications! She loves the outdoors, animals and spending time with her family and dogs.

 

 

Rose

Guest Relations

Rose has a combined 20 years in the Salon and Spa Industry. After completing Cosmetology school she became an Esthetician and continued to work in various Salons and Spas for many years. She has joined the Guest Relations Team with a great passion of continuing to serve guests and grow relationships with the Rain Family. On her time off she loves meditating, continued online education, cycling and spending time with her family.

 

Kim

Guest Relations

I am an Oregon native who moved to the Treasure Valley in 2007 and had begun my career with Aveda that same year. The philosophy behind our product line and personal connection resounded deeply with me form the beginning. I feel lucky to have experienced so much personal growth, changes within in the Aveda culture and supporting other staff on their own journeys over the years. For me, working in guest relations feels like a success any moment I can help out guests book a perfect experience or go home with ideal products.