Meet Kara


Hello and welcome!

I am an artist. creator. perfectionist. optimist. over-achiever. listener. dog lover. musician. organizer. decorator. hairstylist. entrepreneur.

I am privileged to have such a rewarding job in spending time with people like you. I hope to be the best part of your day as you relax and unwind for a small portion of time away from your daily activities.

As a professional, I will educate you on the best styles, colors, and hair care routines to empower you to have hair that compliments your look and lifestyle. Communication is key and I provide thorough consultations to ensure you feel confident in the customized service you will be receiving.

I look forward to meeting you soon and helping you to look and feel refreshed!

                                                  ~ Kara

"whoever refreshes others will be refreshed." Proverbs 11:25b

I specialize in coloring and cutting but offer a wide variety of services.

Check out my services page to learn more! 

My salon is nested within Dolce Vita Salon Suites in the Ankeny Prairie Trail District.


Kara is absolutely wonderful! I have tried many places and always have horrible anxiety about haircuts! Kara delivers and nails it every time! She always makes sure I love the way my hair looks when I leave. So happy to finally have found someone I can trust with my hair! 

~Nyssa F.

Kara is such a caring person!! I enjoy spending time visiting and also having her talent of knowing what will be a great cut for me.

~ Lori P.

Kara is an excellent stylist. She really listens to what you want and then does her very best to make sure you are happy with the result. Also she gives very good directions on how to use any new products and she is very professional. 

~Cathy K. 

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