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29 Lebanon Street
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About Us

We know that attention to detail is key when it comes to delivering outstanding service and care to our guests at each and every visit. At Lotus Salon & Spa we are a group of like-minded, creative, passionate, individuals, empowered to achieve one common goal; to make you look and feel your absolute best. 

Our Team

Wendy Marland
Owner / Level 4
Allison Sternburg
Level 1

Join Our Team

We are always looking for dedicated and local talent to join our team of professionals.

Jade Chapin

Level 1

I graduated from Continental School of Beauty in 2022, and now I am perfecting my skills at Lotus Salon & Spa. When I’m not doing hair I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, as well as my fur babies Bentley and Waylon!

Christina Stiles

Licensed Massage Therapist

Christina completed her education at the Finger Lakes School of Massage in 2008. Since then, she had run her own practice in her home town. She just recently moved to the area and joined our team. Christina specializes in deep tissue therapy and she integrates other modalities in with all of her sessions. She chose this profession to help people manage their pain, stress and promote relaxation. Christina is very excited to start working with the Hamilton and surrounding areas.

Fiona Farrell

Level 1 Stylist

Fiona is an Orange - Ullter BOCES graduate who has been in the industry since 2014. Fiona specializes in hair color, cutting, manicure, pedicures, and skincare. Moving from NYC to a farm in Sherburne, in Fiona’s spare time she likes to work in her garden, go hiking and spend time with her husband and family.

Allison Sternburg

Level 1 Stylist

Allison started her exciting new career at Madison- Oneida BOCES where she acquired 1,000 hours in training through the cosmetology program and has continued her education with Lotus Salon & Spa where she’s going through an extensive training program. Allison specializes in manicures and pedicures. In her free time, she enjoys being active and spending time with family and friends.

Sarah Close

Level 3 Stylist

Sarah is a North Carolina trained stylist who received over 1500 hours of education at Miller-Motte in Jacksonville, NC. Sarah has continued her education through Regis, Goldwell, KMS, and Fixe Beauty. Sarah specializes in eyelash extensions, all manicures, and pedicures, as well as a variety of hair services. While not at work Sarah enjoys kayaking, camping, and travel. Sarah also enjoys cooking and organizing.

Danielle Partridge

Level 3 Stylist

Danielle has been with Lotus Salon & Spa since 2009. She received her education with top companies like Goldwell of NY, Surface, and KMS of California she offers a variety of services, from haircutting and coloring to manicures and pedicures. In her free time, she enjoys spending with family and friends and finding new adventures to have with her daughter.

Wendy Marland

Owner / Level 4 Stylist

Wendy has been in the industry for over 30 years. Before opening Lotus Salon & Spa Wendy received her education from several of the industry’s top brands Goldwell, Surface, KMS California, and Deva Curl. Wendy is a level 2 advanced stylist with Deva Curl and is always continuing her education on the latest in hair trends. Wendy specializes in cutting, highlights, hair painting, hair color, cutting and coloring curly hair. When she’s not working on the business or behind the chair, she enjoys time with family and friends.

Stylist Level System

Here at Lotus Salon & Spa everyone we hire goes through our unique, in-depth training program and will move through our performance-based level system. Continued education is important and will continue throughout their career with us. Our goal is to provide a path of growth for our stylist, create a consistent guest experience, and offer several options for our guests, who may choose the level that best fits their needs and budget. We work as a team to give you the best salon experience.

Our stylist achieves next-level promotions based on several factors including guest retention, performance markers, advanced education completed, work experience here at Lotus Salon & Spa, and demand of their time, as a stylist move up their prices increase slightly. This is why different stylists are at different prices for similar services. This system is what builds careers. Our level system offers incentives, encouragement, and reward for the hard work our stylists put in every day.

Level 1 Stylist

All of our stylists begins their career with us at Level 1. Level 1 Stylist doesn’t necessarily mean fresh out or cosmetology school in fact they could be well-seasoned stylists already! At Lotus Salon & Spa, Level 1 Stylist just means that the stylist is new to us. And they are working on building their clientele. Once they reach our level-up goals, they move up to the next level.

You will see our Level 1 Stylists working directly with our Level 3 and 4 level stylists. You will see the shadow, asking questions, assisting, and providing services to accommodate our guests.

Directed by their mentors they are going through unique training and gaining skills they need to become a Lotus Salon Team Members.

When you book an appointment with our Level 1 stylist you allow them to develop their skills gain experience, confidence and learn through hands-on application. All appointments will be under the supervision of our Level 3 and 4 stylists until the services have been mastered.

Level 2 Stylist

Our Level 2 Stylists have completed their education in addition to accomplishing a number of specific goals while working at Lotus salon & Spa. Skills will continue to grow with advanced education.

Level 3 Stylist

Our Level 3 Stylists not only have accomplished specific goals but have acquired additional education and experience and helped mentor and educate our new team members.

Level 4 Stylist

Our Level 4 Stylists have acquired advanced education, skills, and years of experience in the salon industry. They also mentor and are educators for all team members.

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