Toni Capomazza is a professional hair stylist and owner of La Rousse Salon and Spa. She has a strong commitment to providing exceptional service and style to her clients and offers a true luxury salon and spa experience at La Rousse. In 2004, Toni went out on her own opening La Rousse just off the square. With the addition of stylists, La Rousse quickly outgrew its original location and moved to its current location on Jefferson Avenue in 2010.In 12 years, Toni has assembled a team of stylists, technicians and aestheticians that share her philosophy of service and style. La Rousse continues to grow and, in 2016, expanded to two locations providing clients with a dedicated location for spa services. Toni’s dedication to giving each client a unique, luxury experience has made La Rousse Oxford’s premiere salon and spa.
A natural leader and long-time fan of all things related to hair and makeup, Rachel oversees operations at La Rousse, ensuring things run perfectly. A graduate of Mississippi State University, Rachel has over 15 years of experience in management--10 of those years in the beauty industry. In fact, it was the salon that brought Rachel to Oxford from Jackson, having since grown the salon to include 13 additional stylists, three treatment rooms, four nail tables and a retail store. When she’s not at La Rousse, Rachel enjoys spending time with her husband, Paul Marascalco and their three children.
Bailee Anne Waldon
The first child in her family to graduate college, Bailee just finished her degree in Integrated Marketing Communications at Ole Miss. Some how we were lucky enough to talk her into staying on at La Rousse and becoming the Salon Manager. She is hardworking and pays attention to detail. If you have a bridal question - she’s your girl. Bailee loves being on the lake or chilling by the beach and spending time with her friends and family.
Live a life of love. Ephesians 5:2 is Jennifer’s motto. She is a wife and mother of two sons and enjoys spending all the time she can with her family. She comes to us from a management and booking background and we have enjoyed watching Jennifer grow in the beauty industry. When she was 10 she really wanted to be Madonna - maybe this is her start.
Cat vividly remembers asking her mother how to spell “cosmetology” in the second grade so that she could answer a homework question on what she wanted to be when she grew up. She always knew the beauty industry was the right fit for her. She loves making her clients feel beautiful and be their best self. While being with her husband on the boat and going to concerts together are her most favorite times, chilling with her dog Stella runs a close second. After her sister passed from Lupus, Cat is interested in helping find a cure for this autoimmune illness and its causes.
The superstar of the salon, Dallas is the epitome of true southern glam. She is full of positive vibes and is obsessed with her cat, Ophelia. She started at La Rousse in 2012 and has made her way to a Stylist III. She got “Most likely to be remembered” in high school and she is definitely headed in that direction here a La Rousse.
STYLIST III + Wax specialist
After being in the salon industry for 30 years, Kari is a strong leader here at La Rousse. She is a great mentor and loves educating assistants on the ins and outs of everything hair. She loves to run and being outdoors. Kari and her husband, Jeff love to devote time to charities and their church.
Ciara came to us from Maine in the fall of 2017. It was a BIG move coming to the South but she fits right in to La Rousse, making it home. She is driven, passionate and thorough and her clients know she is 100% invested in them. You can catch her singing on Sundays and supporting Light for Life, a non-profit supporting a children’s home in Bangladesh.
Courtney started with La Rousse as an Assistant right out of cosmetology school in May 2015. Since then she has grown into a Stylist II position. She is great with blondes, dependable and always has a smile on her face. Her pride and joy is her son Liam and loves spending quality time with him and her fiancé, Brian.
Marley is one of four girls in her family and has been making her sisters beautiful since before she can remember. She has stepped up to the large task of being a Stylist and is all about taking care of her clients. She is thankful she found her true passion early in life and enjoys spending her days in beauty. She continues to try to learn new things to keep her passion alive. If she’s not at the salon she’s reading or enjoying a good glass of wine with her friends.
Halon has been doing nails for the past 27 years. She actually owned the nail spa that the Spa at La Rousse is in. After convincing her to sell her nail business to us in 2016 she has been a great asset to our team. She is a great team player and a great leader. If she’s not at the spa know she is laughing life up and enjoying every minute of what God has given her.
Being one of the happiest people in the world, Hannah is full of beauty inside and out. She is outgoing and personable and can’t wait to get a family started with her long time boyfriend, Austin. She is great with clients and we love having her as the face of our company.
Sierra is a true optimist, is full of life and positive energy. When she isn’t styling your hair or learning the beauty industry she is enjoying yoga and meditating. She also devotes her time to End It Movement and #Timesup, committed to women’s rights. She just finished the Paul Mitchell school outside of Los Angeles and is glad to be back in the South.