The Name Miko comes from April's mother's name Ok Im. Being someone that always pushed her to be a hairstylist, April wanted to dedicate the name to her, hence her name spelled backwards spells M I K O...
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April, also known as Apes, started doing hair professionally in 2015 after she graduated from Graham Webb Academy. She worked at Be Scene Studios first as an assistant and then senior stylist for a total of 4 years. She grew up in Charlottesville, surrounded by family members that are hairstylists! Always doing friends hair and experimenting with her own, she realized how much she loved doing hair. Seeing people’s reactions and how much they loved their new do’s is what made her happy. She specializes in color, cutting, extensions and styling working with all hair types. She has now decided to open her very first salon in Bethesda, MD in March 2019! #hairbyapes
EXPERTISE: blonding, balayage, curly hair lightening, neon/vivids, pastels, natural tones, curly cuts, v shape cuts, lobs, silk press, tape in extensions.
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April is currently booked through September 2021. If you are interested in booking, please submit a request below.
If you are getting an all over blonde or ombre service please do not wash your hair for 3 days prior to your appt. It acts as an added layer of protection for the scalp during the lightening process. If you have to wash, please apply any of the following to your scalp : Olive oil, Grapeseed oil, or Coconut oil.
Any appointments that are canceled with less than a 48-hour notice are subject to a cancellation fee of 50% of all scheduled service(s). Any appointments that are 'no show' will be subject to 100% of all the scheduled service(s)
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Skylar has always had an artistic side, whether it's taking AP Photo and Art in highschool or doing her friends hair and makeup. It can range from a haircut, color, styling, or photography; She puts her all into it and loves every second. Graduated from Cosmetology School less than a year ago, she became an assistant at a salon where she found her mentor April, a senior stylist. She’s quickly learning the ropes of color formulation and cutting so well that she’s become a junior stylist at her new salon, Miko Studios. She has also been nominated twice for the worlds largest hair show awards, BehindTheChair. She specializes in balayage, blonding, vivids, color correction, pastels, and long layers.