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Leading Edge Salon prides itself on a collaborative spirit and an unwavering dedication to providing an elevated, eco-conscious salon experience, with a team of skilled artists that are focused on bringing your hair aspirations to life.

Whether it’s a timeless haircut or the latest trending styles and color transformations, Leading Edge is here to ensure you express your unique sense of style.

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Paula Lindsay

Salon Owner

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Katie Gillotte

Salon Manager

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Tamara G.

Premier Stylist

Tamara is a talented stylist who launched her career in 2008 and has been an integral part of Leading Edge since 2011. Her expertise encompasses a wide range of styles, making her a well-rounded professional in the industry. Fuelled by a profound love for her career and a genuine passion for the craft, Tamara has discovered her true calling lies in shorter cuts and styling. Tamara’s ultimate goal is to assist her guests in creating a personalized style they can easily recreate at home while nurturing the overall health of their hair. Additionally, she finds joy in helping guests celebrate their unique beauty.
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Natalie Inman

Premier Colorist

Natalie is an accomplished hair colorist with extensive experience in the industry. With a keen eye for detail and a deep understanding of various techniques and color formulation, Natalie excels in corrective color and highlighting services. She takes immense pride in helping her clients find solutions tailored to their specific needs, ensuring they leave her chair feeling satisfied. Natalie’s expertise, coupled with her professional and confident demeanor, create an inviting and personalized salon experience for all who seek her skills.

Kathleen G.

Premier Stylist

Kathleen is an elite hairstylist with over a decade of experience, specializing in precision haircutting. Hailing from the Midwest, she has honed her craft to perfection, earning a reputation for delivering immaculate results. Kathleen’s unparalleled expertise is matched by her creative vision and present-day approach, making her a sought-after stylist. Her dedication to excellence and ability to build trust with clients ensures each transformation is nothing short of extraordinary. For those who desire a refined and original look, Kathleen’s exceptional skill and artistry set her apart as the premier choice.

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Teresa Rivas

Premier Stylist

Teresa is a skilled hairstylist crafting amazing haircuts, particularly thick, coarse, and curly hair. She’s a true creative, devoted to the art of effortless pretty hair. With over 16 years of industry experience, Teresa’s expertise also shines in hair color transformations, delivering flawless results. Her dedication to learning is evident through attending specialty color classes led by acclaimed artists in the industry. Beyond her talent, Teresa’s kindness radiates, making every client feel valued and appreciated.
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Rebecca Lanaras


Rebecca is a dynamic hairstylist with a fresh outlook on the industry. She thrives in crafting long-lasting, natural hairstyles and cuts. Rebecca’s passion is creating incredible lived-in blonde hair color. Yet, her expertise extends to low-maintenance, dimensional, blended brunettes. She tailors her cutting and coloring techniques according to each guest offering an individualized experience. Clients adore her personality and her approach to skillfully solve hair-related struggles and deliver exceptional, tailored solutions.
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Alexa Ingles


Alexa is a true advocate for learning. Her passion lies in staying up-to-date with the latest hairstyle trends. She adores working with hair color, especially redheads. Barbering cuts are her forte, while fashion colors and highlights fuel her artistic flair. Clients are drawn to Alexa’s easy-going nature, making every visit a comfortable and enjoyable experience. With her talent and dedication, she brings a touch of individuality to each hair session.

Hours of Operation

9:00am – 5:00pm

9:00am – 3:00pm


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Leading Edge Salon
1235 N Dutton Ave Suite B
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
(707) 575.5551

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