As owner and stylist at Locks Myth Salon, Chris has conquered many goals set in his career. Beginning his journey as a native of Neptune Beach, Chris has traveled to several of the southern metropolitan cities gaining education and experience to further his career and life. To obtain the knowledge to better understand and execute the skills necessary to successfully manage a business, Chris received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Central Florida with a major in Hospitality Management. Soon following this accomplishment, he moved to Atlanta and attended The Paul Mitchell School where he received extensive training from top-industry leaders and educators.
Along with his degree and top-ranked education, Chris has attended several classes offered by the industry’s leading companies to learn and maintain his knowledge of the latest trends in style and color technique. Now, with over ten years experience in the cosmetology industry, Chris has combined his love, passion, and creative mindset for art, style, and hospitality to focus his talents and skills and develop Locks Myth Salon- a salon experience offering a comfortable, but trendy and high-end, environment combined with Jacksonville’s top stylists and creative color designers.
Color and product line education: Paul Mitchell, Wella, Matrix, Swarzkopf, L’oreal Professional, and Redkin.
As owner and stylist at Locks Myth Salon, Lindsey has had a passion for the hair and beauty industry most of her life. She has been licensed since 2004 and in that time she has mastered a wide range of all hair techniques. Lindsey uses a wide range of Redken color products and Kevin Murphy styling products. Lindsey believes in continual education and strives to stay at the forefront of her field with her knowledge of new products and services available in order to provide excellent service to her clientele. She specializes in cutting edge coloring techniques, foil highlights and lowlights, color correction, gray reduction, fashion cuts, modern cuts, razor cuts, men’s cuts, special occasion styling, waxing, and make-up. She stays updated on all the latest trends so that she can give you the look you want. Lindsey places high value on listening to her clients, understanding their needs, and respecting their hair while striving for unlimited creativity!
Kirstin (Kiki) Rizzi
Known for creating effortlessly chic, naturally beautiful styles that bring out the best in her clients, Kiki Rizzi is a hair stylist who knows how to enhance someone’s look to the fullest. While earning her degree in Communication Studies from Northeastern University in Boston, Kiki worked at Gretchen “Gretta” Monahan’s Back Bay salon, GrettaCole. Upon completion of her degree, she moved to New York City, where she briefly worked at a Beauty PR firm. Her salon experience then landed her the position of Executive Assistant to famed hair stylist, Sally Hershberger. She attended cosmetology school and completed apprenticeships with Sally Hershberger and Bumble, perfecting her skills in cutting and styling and working with numerous celebrities.
Ready for a change of pace after 7 years in New York City, Kiki brought her expertise and energy to Jacksonville Beach, Florida in 2014. She often travels back to the big city for gigs like working backstage at Fashion Week shows, such as BCBG Max Azria. Drawing inspiration in everything from street style to global runways, Kiki is continuously abreast of the newest trends and techniques in hair styling and coloring and translates these into the unique needs of each client. In addition to her training as a master stylist with Bumble and bumble, Kiki has completed Master Colorist 1 training at the Goldwell Academy in New York City. She has also taken master classes with leading educators at Kerestase and Oribe.
Ashtyn’s love for hair started out when she was little. She always loved doing art and photography, witch pushed her to enroll in cosmetology school. She graduated from Toni and guy academy and has been licensed since 2016. Ashtyn is a well rounded stylist. She loves doing color, especially highlights, balayage, and vivid! Ashtyn strives for amazing customer service and making sure the client leaves loving their new hair!
Stasia is a friendly, outgoing and goofy person. She’s all about establishing a stylist-client relationship and honesty. She wants you to LOVE your hair. One of the reasons she wanted to do hair was to make people feel beautiful about themselves. Stasia says if you don’t leave with a smile on your face, then she didn’t do her job. She specializes in cutting women’s, men’s and kids’ hair. Curly hair is her favorite. Let her educate you! Stasia especially enjoys doing vivid colors, but can do anything from a balayage to highlights. She’s also certified for Brazilian blowouts. Stasia also enjoys doing sfx makeup and looks forward to meeting you!
Pepi worked as a salesman for many years before deciding to pursue his passion for hair. He enrolled in a Paul Mitchell school in Allentown, Pennsylvania and graduated in 2009. He worked as an assistant in one of the largest salons in the area before moving to Jacksonville, Florida. Here he began his journey of mastering barber techniques and perfecting all aspects of gentlemen grooming. Pepi continues to strive for excellence in the hair industry through continuing education and classes. After doing this for 10 plus years and over 10,000 hours, he is an expert in Gentleman’s grooming.
Kayla is a Jacksonville native who studied early childhood education and literature before pursuing a creative career in cosmetology. She enjoys creating bright blondes and exciting vivid colors, but loves taking on any desired hair style that makes people feel great about how they look. Kayla’s goal is to eventually become a hair educator, traveling and teaching different techniques for unique styles.
Melissa is a seasoned stylist who has been doing hair since 2017. She attended cosmetology school at North FL Academy. She served in an apprenticeship program under an international educator for John Paul Mitchell Systems for two years while building her skill set as a Senior Artist. This is also where she became certified in extensions and Brazilian blowout. Melissa attends hair shows and classes in different states to keep her skill set fresh and up to date. She loves learning the history of the art and science cosmetology, where it started, and how it became what it is today. Here is where her passion lies. “I like incorporating these findings about the art into my work.” She likes to educate her clients so they can dig deep together and find the best formulation for their needs and lifestyle. Melissa values her clients time and relationship. “Time is of the essence.” Her goal is to create a relationship with her clients that will not only improve their hair but also their lifestyle. A confidence they can depend on. To know my client is to help them love the outcome of our time together here at Locks Myth Salon. A future goal Melissa has is to travel the world within the industry to help generate new styles and exciting trends and bring those new techniques back into the salon. Her services include upscale cutting, curly hair cuts, razor cuts, men’s cuts, balayage technique, foil highlights, vivids/creative colors, gray concealing, gray covers, Brazilian blowouts, smooth or curly styles and waxing.