Battle Ground beauty salon was recognized in Best of Clark County

Sebastian Rubino / [email protected]

The Parlour ‘73 salon in Struggle Floor was named a finalist in the Best of Clark County contest for 2022. 

Even though the business didn’t gain the top rated honors, owner Andrea Younger mentioned the salon’s skilled beauticians produced the recognition probable. Younger started out the business enterprise in the course of the pandemic.

“After COVID, I form of branched out on my individual and it was alarming to a ton of persons, like ‘why would you open a salon through a pandemic?’” Younger claimed. “I was in one more salon but truly required to be on my individual, so I experienced to be far more artistic and variety of do my personal point.”

She at first opened a salon in Vancouver, but numerous of her clientele were from Battle Floor so she determined to move the business there as an alternative. Prior to working at salons, Youthful was in the dental area. 

“I still left the dental subject after currently being in it for 25 yrs, and at 40-one thing, went again to university for a full career improve, so form of went back again to my to start with appreciate,” Younger reported. “The dental marketplace is just not what it made use of to be. A lot of procedures are going additional company, much more franchised, and I like the lesser sense.”

Young also preferred to be her have boss in element so she could devote a lot more time with her son. 

She believes the recognition in the Greatest of Clark County is a testomony to the high quality of staff the salon has and the constructive suggestions they have received from their prospects. 

“We have pretty talented stylists here,” Young mentioned. “They’re all talented. They all do a thing diverse.” 

Maribel Mulkey is a stylist at Parlour ‘73 who specializes in lash extensions and microblading.

“I just always relished the magnificence marketplace,” Mulkey explained. “I in fact went to faculty for some thing else, but I finished up liking carrying out hair, so that’s what I stuck with.”

Mulkey explained she at first went to university for nursing, but was much more drawn to cosmetology university.

As for Kelsey Morrison, she focuses on long lasting make-up at the salon. 

“Basically, I obtained expecting with (my son) and I was in banking prior to this, (which was) certainly a 9 to 5 task I didn’t want to do any more,” Morrison reported. 

Morrison has been given everlasting makeup and she wished to give the assistance to other individuals in the group. 

Bryanna Syvertsen bought into her industry for the reason that of her love of art and her will need to offer for her child.

“I was a teen mother and I essential anything to do, and I had constantly drawn and painted in large school. I’ve generally completed artsy things,” Syvertsen claimed. “My stepmom informed me 1 working day, ‘why don’t you go to beauty university?’ I was like, ‘OK, confident, why not?’ It worked out and I fell in adore with it. I couldn’t imagine not doing it now.”

As for Karlie Rose, she had a dream to go to attractiveness school from a youthful age.

“I’ve always been a really creative man or woman and I experienced the chance to go to beauty university,” Rose said, including she loved it adequate to make a career out of it. 

Youthful highlighted Alisha Costello and Karina Talaro, who have been two other stylists on the unique team at Parlour ‘73 when they acquired the recognition. They have considering the fact that moved on to their individual hairdressing place.

Parlour ‘73 is found at 819 SE 14th Loop, Suite 115 in Struggle Ground. 

They can be achieved at 360-798-0364.