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Independent Salon/Spa Owner, Salon Manager, Hairstylist, Hair Colorist, School Instructor, Make-Up Artist
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A graduate of the University of Iowa with a Bachelors Degree in Theater Arts, where she was Head of Hair and Make-up for all plays. In Minneapolis, MN Jodi attended and graduated from the Aveda Institute where she was the President of her class and studied under many of the best hairstylist's in the world, including Horst Reckelbacher (Founder of Aveda). Jodi was chosen to do hair for "Congress", a world renowned hair show that happens only every 2 years, and then completed advanced training for a month after obtaining her license. She went on to study haircutting techniques at Ficocellos Hair Salon in Minneapolis.
After choosing Atlanta as the place to launch her professional career Jodi started her own company, J. Schwartz Hairdressers LLC, handling hair and make-up for film and photography as well as salon services Atlanta area clientele. Four years after making a name for herself in Atlanta, Jodi realized her dream by opening Shear Salon.
Jodi has been featured as a stylist for Lolita Designs, worked in film and photography, created hair designs for numerous wedding parties, volunteered as a stylist for PincBubble, and was one of fifteen chosen to study with Philip Wilson (global trainer for FHI). She is also certified in Jane Iredale make-up, Schwarzkopf Color, and Coppola Keratin Straightening.
"I love being in this industry and doing everything I can to bring out the inner beauty in us all. I am proud I have created a beautiful boutique salon, which is friendly yet pampering, with a hometown feel."
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