Lauren grew up with a strong enthusiasm for the arts and it shows in her work as a professional stylists. With a passion for design, she creates haircuts and styles that flatter and emphasize the best in her clients. As a colorist, she yields an advanced level of color theory producing gorgeous results. Her commitment to ongoing education is tantamount to the passion she puts in to her work. Lauren is the owner of Hairpins Salon.


  • Cosmetology and Esthetics Degrees
  • Barbering Diploma (Vical Sassoon LA,CA)
  • Art of Highlighting and Foil Placement (L'Oreal)
  • Balayage/Hair Painting Techniques
  • ABCS (Vidal Sassoon SF,CA)
  • Special Occasion Up-Styles
  • Davines Advanced Cutting (Vidal Sassoon)
  • Color Theory (Davines)
  • Blonding (Schwarzkopf)
  • Color Correction (Schwarzkopf)
  • Bumble & Bumble University (NYC)

Marysol Burton

Marysol picked up her tools at the young age of seventeen and never put them down. She believes in working with what her clients have to create the best look that has longevity beyond the day of the appointment. She loves working with all hair textures and specializes in curly cuts, natural highlighting techniques (especially on naturally dark hair) men's hair and short hair styles.

Rachel Potter

Bio and Education coming soon.


Meredith Ware

Meredith Ware is a uniquely talented hairstylist and makeup artist at Hairpins. Meredith is known and respected for her ability to create vibrant and/or natural hair colors. Using inspiration from known artist like Picasso and Rembrandt, Meredith is able to create her own works of art by using skin tones, seasons to inspire multidimensional hair colors. She uses free-hand hair painting techniques and personalized for oil patterns resulting in every client leaving a dynamic work of art. Meredith collaborates with their needs and wants to create a professional style just for you. She is passionate about crafting seamless color blends and tailored men's and women's haircuts.


  • Behind the Chair "Color Show (Miami)
  • Bumble & Bumble University Design Studio (NYC)
  • Bumble & Bumble University Design Workshop (NYC)
  • Bumble & Bumble University Color Workshop (NYC)
  • Davines World Hair Tour (Venice, Italy)
  • Davines World Wide Hair Tour (Berlin, Germany)
  • Davines Advanced Hair Cutting (KC)
  • Davines Advanced Hair Coloring (KC)
  • Oribe Styling with Tom Gallagher (KC)
  • Red Carpet Styling with Dennis Stokely (KC)