HOW IT STARTED
Owner, Brook Adsit, grew up competing in gymnastics and track which led to having her hair pulled up and back often. She began to braid her and her teammates hair and fell so in love with it, that she even ended up doing some hair for others for homecoming and prom. When she realized college wasn't the path for her, she decided to attend cosmetology school in 2015. Through her salon career thus far, she has seen many sides of the industry and has always found herself the happiest when styling hair just like in her early days. Brook was married in 2018 to the love of her life and claims her wedding day to be the happiest of her life. Brook's biggest goal with this company is to give you a safe place to elevate your natural beauty so you can feel and be your most authentic self. We welcome everyone from every walk and want you to feel loved and accepted for exactly who you are.
To inquire about working for Brook Mae Salon please fill out our form at the bottom of the page!
MEET THE TEAM
Brook Adsit - OWNER + LEAD HAIRSTYLIST.
Brook was born outside of Denver and grew up in Yorkville, IL. After high school, she re-located back to Colorado where she completed her education and became a licensed cosmetologist. She then trained and completed an apprenticeship under top stylists at J. Gregory salon. She now resides with her husband of almost 4 years in Colorado Springs, CO. When Brook isn't working, you can find her frequenting local coffee shops or hiking. Other hobbies of hers include fashion, working out, driving to the mountains, and hot-tubbing. A fun fact about Brook is that she is HUGE on self growth and development so she also loves reading personal development books and listening to podcasts.
Clarissa Lawton - LICENSED HAIR SPECIALIST
Clarissa grew up in Reno, NV. Growing up she spent a lot of time learning and perfecting new hairstyles on herself. Clarissa also spent a lot of time styling hair for friends and family. This is how she knew early on that she had a passion for hair styling. After high school, Clarissa toured Paul Mitchell in Reno, NV with high hopes to attend, but became fearful and discouraged so sought out another path instead. Clarissa has worked at beauty supply stores like Cosmo Prof and Salon Centric where she gained a lot of background knowledge about professional products and all of their benefits. Working in theses stores gave her a great understanding of styling products and how to use them for the styles she creates now. Clarissa also became a dental assistant. She followed that path for 8 years and loved how that career helped her grow as an individual, but she always knew she belonged in the beauty industry. In 2020, still discouraged maybe even more so than before because of Covid-19, Clarissa finally applied to attend Paul Mitchell in NC. Clarissa completed school and became licensed in September 2021. When Clarissa is not at a wedding you can find her enjoying time outdoors, buying plants, spending quality time with friends and family and redecorating her home
Allyssa LeFevre - LICENSED MAKEUP ARTIST + HAIRSTYLIST
Hi loves, My name is Allyssa LeFevre ! Here is a little bit about me and my artistry background. I am a licensed cosmetologist and also certified in makeup artistry and eyelash extensions. I am originally from Phoenix, Arizona and in May of 2021 my husband and I were stationed at Fort Carson in Colorado Springs, Colorado. I have been in the bridal industry going on 7 years now and fall more in love with it everyday. I specialize in bridal makeup and hair, and my goal is to make every bride feel beautiful and confident on their big day. I love what I do and hope to share my passion and creativity with you!
We are hiring more hairstylist and makeup artist to join us for the 2022 year. All artist will be hired as independent contractors which allows for freedom in your schedule. Specifically we are looking for hairstylist that specialize in bohemian styles and / or, are willing to learn. Brook Mae Salon is in instant need of a makeup artist that specializes in natural glam and has experience in the industry. If you want to learn more about joining our team please fill out the form below or contact our team directly firstname.lastname@example.org