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Aug 25th 2015 | By aveda-admin

Joe Ortis is a hair design graduate from 2011 and Allyson Williams, an Esthiology graduate from 2013. Both have worked at Dosha Salon Spa since their graduation and are proud members of the Dosha Creative Team. This past Monday they came together to work on a garden inspired editorial look for the creative team and the results are nothing short of stunning. Since their graduation they have been working hard behind the chair and in the spa but found...

Aug 25th 2015 | By aveda-admin

Last week AIP set out to give local families the opportunity to provide their kids with fresh, trendy haircuts just in time for the new school year,for free! At a time that can be very difficult for many families, erasers, notebooks, clothes and backpacks add up quickly leaving little if any budget for fresh cuts! The Aveda Institute Portland students performed over 500 free haircuts to local kids in only 4 days. There were a variety of families and...

Aug 11th 2015 | By admin
Aveda Institute Graduation Class of 2015

Our recent graduation seemed to have a common theme among our student speakers– one thing that truly touched each of them during their time at AIP. Catwalk for Water. Each speaker mentioned how important this event was to them during their time here. It helped them reinforce why they chose Aveda to begin with. Because at Aveda we care for the world we live in. Seriously.

But it wasn't just about catwalk. Student speaker Rena Graham recalled...

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  • Hayleigh listened to what I wanted and it turned out perfect. She is so gentle that the whole process is relaxing. I've already recommended her to...
    Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 8:54pm
  • I love, love, love the quiet atmosphere without blaring music like two downtown Portland warehouse schools have. Counter staff was very helpful with...
    Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 7:22pm
  • LOVED IT!! my stylist was great, very thorough and made sure i was taken care of. will go back!
    Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 12:30pm
  • My student Anayeli took lots and lots of care in each step of my haircut. She checked back in with me to make sure I was doing all right, listened to...
    Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 11:53am
  • Myself and two grandchildren had haircuts and one had color. I am so pleased with the services at Aveda Institute. You are my "go to" salon.
    Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 9:56am
  • AJ was wonderful!
    Monday, August 24, 2015 - 10:51am
  • Rachel Barnett did an awesome job cutting my sons hair, and for being a 6 year old boy, he did not get bored and he said he had fun! Thanks!!!
    Monday, August 24, 2015 - 9:29am
  • Genevieve came in for her Back-to-School haircut and not only did you do the wonderful service for FREE but you were patient, kind and the cut was...
    Monday, August 24, 2015 - 9:17am
  • As usual, the service was excellent!
    Sunday, August 23, 2015 - 8:45am
  • I was really satisfied with my eyebrow waxing, but the haircut was awful. the person that gave me the haircut had no clue of what she was doing, I...
    Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 3:13pm
  • Great, attentive service and Stephanie is a dedicated stylist.
    Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 11:17am
  • Hailey does a great job and she is very professional.
    Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 10:25am
  • The best facial ive had yet! Student was friendly, knowledgable, and good at what she does. Had a great time!
    Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 7:22am
  • The woman cutting my hair did an excellent job. She was very professional, even when she realized that she couldn't quite get the cut right and...
    Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 6:37am
  • Great haircut. It was a wonderful experience.
    Friday, August 21, 2015 - 6:45pm
  • Great!
    Friday, August 21, 2015 - 1:05pm
  • The young lady Kirsti who cut my hair suggested I get it colored a bit darker was right on the spot!!! Her instructor advised her to do the color and...
    Friday, August 21, 2015 - 8:46am
  • great haircut, relaxing service!
    Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 9:27pm
  • My last haircut and color were well done, and I was very happy with them. The problem has been the Institute's process of making appointments and...
    Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 2:19pm
  • We enjoyed the lovely students. They were both personable, friendly and talented. Thank you to Aveda for the gifts of free haircuts to students of...
    Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 11:44am