Our Stylists:

 
Fariba brings over 20 years of experience doing family hair.  Her gentle nature, experience with kids, and precision cuts give her a perfect combination of skills. She is thrilled to have taken new ownership of Purple Monkey Hair in 2017 after having been a team stylist at the salon. Fariba has two children and makes her home in Corte Madera. She is fluent is Farsi. 
 
 
 
Megan always had a secret passion for hair design, so after years of teaching elementary school, she obtained her cosmetology license at an AVEDA institute. Her experience there solidified her belief and commitment to using natural and organic hair care products. Starting the salon in 2013 allowed her the perfect opportunity to work with both families and hair. Since selling the salon in 2017, she still enjoys working part time as a stylist.

 

Kristin attended the University of Minnesota and is a graduate of the original AVEDA institute in Minneapolis. She has over 15 years of experience doing hair of all ages, and has been doing children's hair in Marin for the last 6 years. Her love of working with children and families, prior experience teaching pre-k, and wide range of salon experience make her the perfect addition to the stylist team.

 

Christina is an Arizona native and graduate of the university of Oklahoma, and now makes her home in Marin with her two children. She has over 20 years of experience in salon ownership, hair styling and barbering working with families of all ages. Christina works in San Francisco during the week, and joins us in the salon on Saturdays, Tuesdays, & Wednesdays.

 

Jen is native Bay Area gal, she recently moved back to Marin after 16 years in NYC, where she studied and worked as both a hairstylist and an actress. Jen’s love of styling and showtunes is sure to provide a satisfying and entertaining trip to the salon for both parents and kids alike.

 

 

Fun info:

The salon is fully equipped with entertainment for all ages, from infant toys to iPads loaded with movies and games.  The custom shampoo bed allows people of all ages to relax in comfort in a lying-down position while enjoying photos and movies on a screen above.  The restroom is designed with little ones in mind and includes a fully stocked changing table. Every service includes an organic lollipop or small prize.

Local Partners / Discounts:

* We are an official sponsor of the non-profit organization Locks of Love. We offer a free blunt haircut (does not include shampoo, blowdry or style) with a donation of at least 10 inches. We even send in the donation and paperwork for you!  Please notify the salon when booking your appointment if you wish to donate, so that we may book extra time. 

* We are a Community Counts partner of the Southern Marin Mother’s Club, and offer a 20% discount off retail and birthday party packages to SMMC members.

* We are thrilled to announce our new partnership with Urban Sitter- where it pays to be our client! If you've been thinking of giving this awesome service a try, use our exclusive salon code for a sweet discount. 

If you're new to Urban Sitter, be sure to use Purple Monkey's special discount code: SHOPPURPLE15 to get your first booking for FREE. Sign up to receive the discount: www.urbansitter.com/promo/purplemonkeyhair