Andrea A. Hoover - Owner | Stylist | Colorist  Andrea, a LaPlace, LA native, opened Sweet Olive Salon with her husband Richard in January of 2017. Andrea has over 20 years experience styling & coloring hair professionally at high-end hair salons in the New Orleans area. She has used this valuable experience to bring you Sweet Olive Salon, a neighborhood boutique hair salon. The salon she’s always wished she worked in. Andrea will bring your hair vision to life while creating a color and style that is just as unique as your are.  Andrea & Richard have a dog named Maggie (12, Boxer mix) and a cat named June(<1,) whom they love very much.    Call the salon to schedule for your free consultation.

Andrea A. Hoover - Owner | Stylist | Colorist

Andrea, a LaPlace, LA native, opened Sweet Olive Salon with her husband Richard in January of 2017. Andrea has over 20 years experience styling & coloring hair professionally at high-end hair salons in the New Orleans area. She has used this valuable experience to bring you Sweet Olive Salon, a neighborhood boutique hair salon. The salon she’s always wished she worked in. Andrea will bring your hair vision to life while creating a color and style that is just as unique as your are.

Andrea & Richard have a dog named Maggie (12, Boxer mix) and a cat named June(<1,) whom they love very much.

Call the salon to schedule for your free consultation.


McKenzie Zeigler - Stylist | Colorist | Makeup Artist  From the young age of 17, McKenzie knew she wanted to be a hairstylist and makeup artist. She eagerly finished high school and moved to New York City in 2005 to attend the Aveda Institute in SoHo. She obtained a degree in esthiology and cosmetology, then accepted an apprenticeship as a colorist at Cutler Salon in SoHo. After intensive training, she decided it was time to fulfill her other dream of becoming a makeup artist and completed an extensive course at the Make-up Designery.  McKenzie is specialized in color as well as razor cutting and has a large following of curly haired guests. She believes every cut and color should be customized for each individual person. She has more than 10 years’ experience with bridal, beauty, fashion and costume makeup. Hair and makeup are a true passion for her, and she embraces any and every opportunity to learn more about her art.  Fun Facts: First visited New Orleans in October 2010 and moved here the following June, originally from CT, has 2 cats, favorite food is CT pizza, dances in the Organ Gringers, loves true crime.

McKenzie Zeigler - Stylist | Colorist | Makeup Artist

From the young age of 17, McKenzie knew she wanted to be a hairstylist and makeup artist. She eagerly finished high school and moved to New York City in 2005 to attend the Aveda Institute in SoHo. She obtained a degree in esthiology and cosmetology, then accepted an apprenticeship as a colorist at Cutler Salon in SoHo. After intensive training, she decided it was time to fulfill her other dream of becoming a makeup artist and completed an extensive course at the Make-up Designery.

McKenzie is specialized in color as well as razor cutting and has a large following of curly haired guests. She believes every cut and color should be customized for each individual person. She has more than 10 years’ experience with bridal, beauty, fashion and costume makeup. Hair and makeup are a true passion for her, and she embraces any and every opportunity to learn more about her art.

Fun Facts: First visited New Orleans in October 2010 and moved here the following June, originally from CT, has 2 cats, favorite food is CT pizza, dances in the Organ Gringers, loves true crime.


Chelsea Martin - Stylist | Colorist  Chelsea has been a stylist for over 7 years and loves the technical and innovative aspect of cosmetology. She is always excited to create daily, classic looks for her clients, but is fearless about tackling more extreme hair colors and cuts. She is inspired by music, architecture, and fashion, and works tirelessly to apply personal lifestyles and aesthetic into her compositions. Her credentials include music videos, commercials, and NY Fashion Week.  On her spare time she loves hanging out with her dog and will likely love your dog, too! Schedule an appointment with her today!

Chelsea Martin - Stylist | Colorist

Chelsea has been a stylist for over 7 years and loves the technical and innovative aspect of cosmetology. She is always excited to create daily, classic looks for her clients, but is fearless about tackling more extreme hair colors and cuts. She is inspired by music, architecture, and fashion, and works tirelessly to apply personal lifestyles and aesthetic into her compositions. Her credentials include music videos, commercials, and NY Fashion Week.

On her spare time she loves hanging out with her dog and will likely love your dog, too! Schedule an appointment with her today!

 

Jo Morris - Stylist | Colorist  Jo is a graduate of John Jay Beauty College and licensed cosmetologist since 2016. Jo has always loved cutting and styling hair, particularly the vintage looks. She is thrilled to be starting her career at Sweet Olive. Since she began with Sweet Olive, Jo's great cutting skills have expanded to include color clients. Jo's skills are not limited to cosmetology, she is also a talented singer &amp; musician.  Consult with Jo today!

Jo Morris - Stylist | Colorist

Jo is a graduate of John Jay Beauty College and licensed cosmetologist since 2016. Jo has always loved cutting and styling hair, particularly the vintage looks. She is thrilled to be starting her career at Sweet Olive. Since she began with Sweet Olive, Jo's great cutting skills have expanded to include color clients. Jo's skills are not limited to cosmetology, she is also a talented singer & musician.

Consult with Jo today!


Alyssa Haerb Beard - Esthetician | Makeup Artist  Alyssa has always held a passion for esthetics but her graduation from John Jay Beauty College in 2016 is what launched her career as a skincare expert. Alyssa’s professional training and knowledge translates effortlessly to help clients conquer any skin challenges they may be experiencing. From custom facials, body waxing, lash lift &amp; tint or microdermabrasion. Her professional touch will leave you relaxed and at ease.

Alyssa Haerb Beard - Esthetician | Makeup Artist

Alyssa has always held a passion for esthetics but her graduation from John Jay Beauty College in 2016 is what launched her career as a skincare expert. Alyssa’s professional training and knowledge translates effortlessly to help clients conquer any skin challenges they may be experiencing. From custom facials, body waxing, lash lift & tint or microdermabrasion. Her professional touch will leave you relaxed and at ease.


Richard Hoover - Owner | Manager | Social Media | Webmaster  Richard works primarily in the Feature Film Industry as a freelance Technocrane Operator, Electric Camera Car Driver and Scuba Diver. Richard opened Sweet Olive Salon with his wife Andrea in January 2017. He works as our Webmaster and Social Media Manager. He can also be seen sweeping floors, serving drinks, making supply runs &amp; fixing things around the salon. Sometimes you can even catch him working the front desk!

Richard Hoover - Owner | Manager | Social Media | Webmaster

Richard works primarily in the Feature Film Industry as a freelance Technocrane Operator, Electric Camera Car Driver and Scuba Diver. Richard opened Sweet Olive Salon with his wife Andrea in January 2017. He works as our Webmaster and Social Media Manager. He can also be seen sweeping floors, serving drinks, making supply runs & fixing things around the salon. Sometimes you can even catch him working the front desk!