The Artists

Kristin Altergott

Stylist, Owner

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Kristin’s commitment to integrity, authenticity, and creativity,  has opened up many opportunities in her life. She has a great desire to connect with others . This has led her to the rewarding industry of Cosmetology. After opening Salon Onyx in 2010, Kristin chose to continue behind the chair as an artist. To expand her dedication to the beauty industry, she began working with the most prestigious beauty brand L’Oreal Professional as an educator. She is dedicated to the artistry of color, blowouts, and design work, and her passion is clearly visible through her work. With her passion of teaching, Kristin has had the pleasure of assisting some of the most talented stylists in the world and thoroughly enjoys working in a team environment. Currently, as a stylist at Onyx,  her focus and dedication is to growing the salon into a place where guests  come to connect and create individual beauty.

Erin Helley


Erin is a 2006 graduate of a Paul Mitchell school. She moved back to the area to concentrate on the career she is passionate about and has been a stylist at Salon Onyx since July of 2014. Currently using L’Oreal Professional, luxury hair color and products, she is focused on continuing education and keeping up with current trends and techniques. She excels at creating lasting relationships with clients and all others in her life. Striving to make clients look and feel their best, Erin is dedicated to providing a memorable and quality experience for each client through exceptional service and advanced technical excellence. She will always go above and beyond to accomplish this mission with passion, expert advice and integrity.