Carla Collins-Boyles is the owner of Imagine Hair Design and The Salon Professional Academy. She was attracted to the beauty industry at a very young age. After all, there is no better feeling than making someone feel great from the inside out. Carla is licensed in cosmetology, esthetics, and holds a beauty culture educator license.
This salon owner travels around the country to attend hair shows. Most recently she attended Kryolan’s Injury Simulation workshop in Chicago. Carla has led the hair/makeup/SFX team for two independent films and also works in print. As a professional hairstylist and makeup artist, Carla prides herself in having a sharp eye for detail and consistency.
With more than 20-years professional experience she has a lot of great stories to tell and wisdom to share. Carla has acquired 112 hours in Redken’s extensive Principle Based Hair Design, and 80 hours in Redken’s Principles of Hair Color and color correction.
Carla knows that a salon professional must have great communication and guest service skills. It is crucial to learn how to build a solid clientele. The Salon Professional Academy teaches stylist how to be “something more”. Carla is so grateful to have the opportunity to share her experience with eager, new salon professionals in hope that they will find success earlier on their path.