TawniOwner – Stylist / Educator
Tawni Attended The House of Michael Beauty Academy in Arizona, while finishing High school, and graduated in 1991 with a Cosmetologist degree. After graduation she moved to Denver Colorado to attend the Colorado Institute of Art. While working on her art degree she trained at “The Salon On The Boulevard” under Stacy Fleming and Shane Perryman, and then at the “Oxford Aveda Salon & Spa” (Denver, CO).
Stylist – Educator
Terri Doheny is a hair designer, Master Stylist and educator at Altered Ego Salon and Spa Tempe, Arizona. She has over 25 years of experience in bringing out her clients best features with modern hair services including color, cuts, relaxers, and extensions.
During the course of Terri’s career, she has continued her education by traveling to workshops, classes, and expos in L.A., Chicago and Las Vegas to become an expert with products like Hair Dreams and Great Lengths extensions, and SoCap (She Extensions). She has trained in color and styling products with professional lines like Aveda, Matrix and Schwarzkopf.BOOK ME NOW
Owner – Stylist / Educator
Matthew has been a stylist since 1993 and has worked at Paul Garcia’s (Denver, CO), Oxford Aveda Salon & Spa (Denver, CO), Mood Swings (Tempe, AZ), and is an owner / stylist at Altered Ego.
Matthew has accelerated his education by taking advanced training in cutting and coloring in New York, Los Angeles, and Boulder. He has taught advanced men’s haircutting as a Regional Educator on the American Crew cutting team. He has done hair and makeup on a public service announcement for the National Marfan Foundation (NMF) www.marfan.org featured on the “Rent” DVD. In the spring of 2008 he worked on the set of the documentary, “In My Hands”, for the NMF.BOOK ME NOW
Stylist – Nail Technician Educator
Tiffany has been serving clients in the Valley since 1989. Since then, she has enhanced our salon with her talent. Tiffany obtained her license in cosmetology in 2011. She breezed through our Associative Training Program at Altered Ego. Tiffany is very motivated about educationally furthering her career.
Tiffany is currently excelling in her love behind the chair. Her passion lies with color and event styles. She often attends classes to keep up with the latest trends and relevant color in the industry.BOOK ME NOW
Stylist (Habla Español)
Amor is a graduate of Artistic Beauty College. She has been continuing her education and building her career in the beauty industry since 2004. Amor Joined the Altered Ego Team in the fall of 2009 bringing her experience and passion for the craft. She continued advanced education with Toni&Guy as a color specialist, and make-up artist with their makeover team. She has attended exclusive hair shows and classes to stay up to date with the latest popular techniques in clipper, razoring, haircuts, styles and hair coloring.BOOK ME NOW
Mylisa graduated from Avalon School of Cosmetology and shortly thereafter, joined the Altered Ego Team. Upon her arrival, she was thrust into a sink or swim situation. With it being wedding season, and the holidays right around the corner, she blossomed quickly and acquired her own chair in no time. She specializes in makeup artistry, cuts, colors, and up-dos. She continues to further her education and is up to date on all the latest trends.BOOK ME NOW
Natalie joined our team the summer of 2015 and has completed our associate program. We have watched her grow not only behind the chair but in life as well. She aspires to be a mentor for others someday and teach her craft to the future generations of stylists.BOOK ME NOW
Sonnie joined the Altered Ego Salon in September of 2012 after graduating from The East Valley Valley Institute of Technology.
he is currently a Stylist and has completed our associate program with salon owner, Tawni Bare. Her love of the salon started early on. Growing up in an artistic family, some of them hairdressers themselves, there was no doubt in her mind of what she wanted to do. Wanting to get a jump-start on her career she started her cosmetology training during her junior year of high school.BOOK ME NOW
Beginning my career at Altered Ego has been the ultimate ride! 9 months apprenticing with Matthew Martin have been SO incredible! I’ve learned so many techniques and skills that I will forever use in my work! My passion lays in making people feel beautiful in their skin. Therefore, I am all ears to what you’d like to see. I love coloring hair and making drastic changes. The options are endless! Let’s laugh and do some hair.
AngieStylist / Color Specialist
Angie has been apart of the team since 2008 and has furthered her education in many facets of the craft. She has excelled in the color department here and continues to educate herself and her guests on new technology and trends.BOOK ME NOW
Amber Joined the Altered Ego team in the summer of 2011. She continued her apprenticeship with Tawni, owner of Altered Ego, were she fine tuned her skills. Amber is patient and works great with the team. She has a funky fun style and loves to not only do trendy cutting edge work but soft and pretty. She has a background in skin care and does beautiful makeup. Our talented Amber is a breath of fresh air and brings joy to the room!BOOK ME NOW
Olivia has generations of experience in the salon and is a recent transplant from North Dakota. Our newest member has an open schedule so book an appointment with her and rest easy that you will be taken care of.BOOK ME NOW
The real deal barber at Male Ego and a 7 year Navy veteran. Ray has attended “The Old School Barber Academy” in Rotterdam, Holland. He has also competed in many Barber competitions and has recently been hired onto the Reuzel cutting team as a Scumbassador! He specializes in mens’ cuts from pompadours to parted classic executive contour cuts, as well as hot towel shaves, tapers, and beard trims.
Ray’s definition of customer service is, “establishing a relationship with every client so it’s more than about a haircut – that they are happy to see you and catch up.BOOK ME NOW
ChickieBarber & Cosmetologist
Chickie graduated from Paul Mitchel The School San Diego eager and excited to pursue her passion in hair. Since then extended her education by graduating from Mesa Barber School taking on the Cosmetology and Barber world both at once. She has a fun spunky attitude you’ll just want to check out.BOOK ME NOW
Eric J. has been with Salon A for over 16 years. He specializes in coloring, cusEric J. blending, highlights, lowlights, and color corrections using L’Oreal Professional Coloring and Scruples Blazing highlighting system. Eric J. is also certified in the Brazilian Blowout smoothing treatment, an amazing treatment that smoothes and defrizzes hair, leaving it silky and shiny. Eric J. mastered his haircutting skills through extended training at Paul Mitchell, Toni & Guy, Rusk, and ICON academies. His devotion to his clients over the years has allowed him to develop a special bond with each and everyone.BOOK ME NOW
The Nail Spa
Danielle received an Advanced Diploma in Aesthetics in 1999, and since then has received extra certifications for Medical Aesthetics, waxing, and free-lance makeup. She has worked with a large variety of natural and clinical skin care lines. Currently, she practices her Aesthetics at Altered Ego using Aveda and PCA. Danielle offers many services including facials, peels, body wraps, waxing, spray tanning and makeup.
Danielle cares very much about her clients and does her very best to give each person the experience they desire. She believes that a little pampering of ones self is good for the body and soul.BOOK ME NOW
Brandy is our award winning nail tech. She has been published in multiple magazines and was in the top 24 of an international nail competition. She is a first generation cosmetologist and graduated from Avalon School of Cosmetology in June 2012. She is always educating herself with current trends and cutting edge products. In addition, she continues to furthers her education by learning new techniques for all types of nail art. She specializes in encapsulated nail art and hand painted character art. Check her work out on Instagram @AlteredEgoNails or on Facebook at Nails by Brandy at Altered Ego Salon and Spa.BOOK ME NOW
ChadOwner / Barista
Chad is the head Barista and co-owner in Altered Ego Salon and Spa. He has the ability to create unique flavors in coffee and teas everyone should experience. When you step into this little gem you will feel as though you have found one of the last old-school espresso bars with cool tunes art and it makes a great meeting spot for friends. If you happen to be getting services done in either our Barbershop or Salon we are able to add it to your tab.
DeandreBarista at Solo
Deandre is one of the mixologists at Solo located in the Male Ego Barbershop. He can get your day started or help you get through the day. And he loves his mama!
Our Amazing Team
Guest Services Manager – Aesthetics
Being interested in skin and helping others feel great about them-selves, lead Billie to pursue her career in aesthetics. In July 2002, she received her degree from the National Aesthetics Institute of Scottsdale. Billie worked as a make-up artist and skin care associate with Origins, and then went on to work in the family business at Altered Ego Salon & Spa. She is currently our Guest Services Manager and is the PCA specialist. Billie has had extended training from a number of skin care lines including Physician’s Choice of Arizona, Dermalogica, Hylunia, Repechage, and many others.
Billie has also had extensive training in chemical peels, microdermabrasion, waxing, and airbrush spray tanning.CALL NOW
KamyshaKammy Turner / Guest Services
Kammy is one of the friendly faces that will be here to great you at the front desk.CALL NOW