Josie is the Owner of The Parlor Salon and Spa, formerly Her Alibi Salon North, in Bigfork, MT. She is a full service cosmetologist and has the ability to provide a wide range of services. She is the bride specialist, providing amazing bridal up-do’s (which can be seen on our facebook page), formal makeovers, detailed facial and body waxing, hair cutting/styling and creative color. With her own experience with naturally curly hair, she specializes in styling and cutting curls, and especially excels in custom nail art with both acrylic and gel nail enhancements. Josie’s amazing creative abilities allow her to have an extensive clientele who leave each time completely thrilled. She is professionally trained in the Lanza, Kenra, and Matrix hair color line, prefers the gelousy nail system, and has attended training with the “Wax Queen”. She is from the Flathead Valley and graduated from Crevier’s Academy of Cosmetology in 2009.
Laurie Pacheco is the owner of Her Alibi Salon in Helena. She has an extensive background in marketing and business management. She has spent many years designing and creating advertising campaigns for products, services, companies and special events. Each year, Laurie attends international shows that provide the latest in salon marketing, nail, hair and spa service trends. She is the Bigfork Chamber of Commerce Past President and believes that close community involvement is a necessity for all businesses. Laurie is a native of Montana and currently resides with her family in the Flathead Valley.
Tis is our massage therapist and Quantum Biofeedback Specialist with extensive experience in different forms of body work, body conditioning, stress reduction, pain management and overall health and wellness education. She also enjoys assisting clients in assessing their health and recommends suitable sessions for them using body work, yoga, exercise, and pain/stress management. She is professionally trained in Shiatsu, Cranial Sacral, Herbology and Essential Oils. Additionally, she is certified as a Yoga and Pilates Instructor and is a Jin Shin Jyutsu Practitioner. Tis has been practicing massage and body work since 1982 and has provided amazing services for clients in California, Idaho, Colorado and Montana.
Ashlie is a cosmetologist who brings extensive talent to The Parlor. She especially loves to create amazing color and cutting styles for her clients. She is extremely creative with special occasion and bridal styles and enjoys pampering each and every customer. Her exceptional skills also include nail services (acrylic & gel enhancements, manicures & pedicures, and gel polish), and facial waxing. Ashlie is professionally trained in four hair color lines: Rusk, Lanza, Matrix, and Schwarzkopf. She enjoys attending any and all advanced education that helps her stay on top of her trade as a cosmetologist. She is from the Flathead Valley and graduated from Creviers Academy of Cosmetology in the Spring of 2014.
Darcy is a licensed nail technician at The Parlor and specializes in many different nail care lines including OPI, Jealousy Gel, Signature Nail System, and China Glaze. She provides acrylic and gel enhancement services and loves to create amazing nail art for her outgoing clientele. She also loves to pamper her customers by providing relaxing spa pedicures and manicures. Darcy graduated from Pela Beauty Academy in 2013.
Savana is a licensed cosmetologist who enjoys the relationships she builds with her clients just as much as servicing their hair desires. Education and trend watching is a passion for her. She has recently attended Heather Chapman’s infamous braid class, traveled to San Francisco to complete men’s hair cutting courses taught by Sally Rogerson, and attended the Cosmoprof 2016 trade show. She also attended the Behind the Chair Show in New Orleans. Savana has extensive knowledge of the Moroccanoil and Lanza product lines. Savana is a long time resident of Montana, but new to Bigfork. She graduated from the Cinta Aveda Institute San Francisco in 2009.