Jenna’s passion is to make her clients feel beautiful, happy, and carry a greater confidence. “I love sending a client out the door with a big smile on their face loving their hair!” With her constantly positive attitude, Jenna plays a key role of what keeps clients coming back to Salon Elle. She enjoys all that the hair industry has to offer, such as color, highlights, extensions and especially her favorite: creating amazing bridal styles. Jenna started her hair career in 2006 and has had a passion for the industry since a very early age, completing her training the same year she graduated high school.
"Jenna is unbelievable! ... my hair goddess ... The girl knows color, and is a natural at her craft. I've referred friends to her and all have walked away happy as well! Feel confident knowing that you won't be disappointed in giving this salon or Jenna a try! – Tamin C
"Like most women, I am very particular about my hair. I highly recommend Jenna at Salon Elle. She really listens to what I want done and is an excellent stylist. Jenna is very talented and experienced. Since I have been going to Jenna, my hair has never looked better and I have received a lot of compliments on my hair. – Nancy S
Salon Elle’s mission is to have an A-list team of stylists who believe in perfecting the art of hair, are free to express themselves and grow with no reservations, and for the salon to experience this growth through profits and giving back to those who help build it.
Our wonderful owner, Erin Doumert, is a leading hair artist in the San Diego area, who is a passionate entrepreneur, educator, and award-winning stylist. As a passionate educator, she sets an example and educates her team because of her deep belief that education is crucial for each team member to stay up on latest trends and techniques. She doesn't stop there, but also teaches her clients how to create and maintain their look at home. Clients routinely praise her ability to “finally” create the look and feel they had been seeking. One of her strongest talents as a stylist is that she is a master in Great Length Extensions. Even with her loyal following and success at such a young age, Erin remains approachable, warm, and humble.
Erin placed 3rd in the Scottsdale Hair Wars- 2011, received 1st place in the Toni & Guy Fusion (Beauty School Hair Wars); Master Stylist and Salon Educator, 2006; had works published in SoScottsdale and Keel Magazines; and placed 11th on a popular reality hair show competition.
Erin also consistently supports events that involve hair styling for philanthropic causes, including cut-a-thons to help children with cancer and contributing to The Trade Foundation and Wigs For Kids. Her salon also supports Earth Month, donating a portion of its proceeds each April. A hiker, yoga devotee, international traveler, and runner, Erin has completed two half-marathons. She lives in San Diego with her cat, William.
"She listens intently to what I want and follows through as an honest artist, turning my hair into one of her many masterpieces." – Meg P.
"My hair color and cut were a little bit of a mess from the last person who did it. Erin took that mess and turned it into the best color and haircut I've ever had." – Shea B.
"Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself"
Originally from Los Angeles, Melanie has been educated in all the latest and most trendy styles to make you feel unique, original and beautiful. With over six years of experience she pays close attention to detail and listens to her clients needs and wants! She loves all that this industry has to offer such as, coloring to create a beautiful blonde bombshell or a vibrant cherry red and all that's in between. Not only that, she loves to do creative cuts, turn your short hair into long locks with extensions, smooth your hair with a Brazilian blowout or even create a classy, evening updo! Being a stylist of the Drybar for 5 years, you are guaranteed to walk out of the salon feeling sexy.
Melanie has a Paul Mitchell education background as well as learning from platform artists and outside classes. She believes to be always growing and learning is the greatest key to be successful in the world of beauty. Not only does she have a passion for hair but also for makeup. Completing courses at the top school, MUD, she is a certified makeup artist and can provide a beautiful look for any occasion! Through building her knowledge in both hair and makeup, Melanie has a desire to build a strong relationship with each client making them always feel comfortable and excited to return!
"Was looking for a last minute appointment and very happy to find a new stylist in La Jolla. Melanie was awesome love my cut and she did a gloss treatment that I've never heard of before instead of color. Will be back soon!" – Joy B.
Roselle brings life to Salon Elle and an extra sparkle to each person she meets. She is constantly learning the latest styles and is becoming the go-to individual at Salon Elle for what’s hot. With her strong desire to climb to the top, there is no doubt Roselle has a bright future ahead. She loves styling wedding hair and make-up as well as haircuts and color. Roselle graduated from Bellus Academy in 2014. Early on in life she discovered her skill and passion for the beauty industry. When asked how she got started she said, “It was a hobby that quickly turned into a dedicated, unwavering, passion.”
Bianca knows all of the ins and outs about Salon Elle and is here to accommodate our clients’ needs in any way possible. “I want to create an escape for our clients that is stress free, always positive, and like a second home. They are coming in to take care of themselves and I think they should be rewarded for that.” Born and raised a true California girl, she is always beaming with light while taking care of your booking needs, product questions, or just to chat and snap a quick picture of your beautiful hair.
Andrea is pursuing her passion as a lash artist after a successful career as an Interior Designer. Her meticulous attention to detail and her care for her clients is what makes Andrea a great artist. Andrea fell in love with lashes after her first set back in 2013. She went home that night and researched how to become a lash artist. Her goal was to make other women feel as beautiful and confident as she felt. While working a full M-F 9-5 job, Andrea attended night school in order to become a board certified licensed Esthetician and certified Lash Artist. She highly believes in further education and is always looking for the next class to take to further her technique and skills as an artist for her clients.
Teresa has been a professional hairstylist for over sixteen years and is loving every minute of it! Her keen eye to detail and strong communication skills help her connect with clients. She stays up to date on current trends and techniques by taking education classes in her free time. Passion and creativity has led Teresa to be a Great Lengths Extension Specialist.
Megan's career started in 2012 after graduating from Paul Mitchell, the School of Temecula. Her specialties included haricots, colors, highlights, balayage, hair extensions, and bridal styles. You will leave Salon Elle feeling relaxed after her scalp massages. Megan enjoys being a hairstylist, this is what she loves to do and is truly following her dream. She is always striving to learn new techniques to bring to her creations. Her philosophy is to help; each client reach their beauty goals through listening to their wants and needs. Seeing her clients smile and feel beautiful makes her day.