Teresa's accumulated over 30 years experience, living in Port Arthur, Houston, New York City, San Francisco and Austin. She is a Sassoon trained haircutter, master colorist, published editorial stylist and makeup artist. Her passion for the beauty industry comes from her artistic drive, and her work ranges from natural to the avant garde

Aside from her time in the salon, Teresa's extensive career has included work as a Platform Artist, Educator, Instructor and Director of Education for a Sassoon Academy School Connection School, Session Stylist, and a hair/makeup artist for print media, runway and film. She has worked alongside, and learned from top industry artists, including Sam Villa, Chris Baran, Stephen Moody, Tina Anderson and Sally Rogerson.

Her specialized approach and elevated skill set have been requested by photographers, designers, models and celebrities. Teresa's work can be seen in a variety of magazines and film. You will also find her contributing to local charities and organizations like Austin Art Bra. 

Teresa is inspired by all things around her, including family and the people she meets. She is excited to join the Jose Luis team and is focused on providing her clients a thorough consultation and to help them with their own personal style.