available wed, fri & sat
owner, master stylist, curl specialist, extension specialist, master colorist
With twenty years of experience, Julia Hartman was raised in Kent County, Maryland. After graduating high school, Julie studied cosmetology at Schilling Douglas School of Hair Design of Newark, Delaware. Upon completion, she took a position at Hair We Are of Chestertown doing hair, skin and nail care. After starting a family, Julie relocated and worked in both Wisconsin and Tennessee before returning to Maryland. Once she returned, she worked as a brand specialist for Aveda Hair Care in addition to MAC Cosmetics’ professional division. After making the decision that it was time to return to her work behind the chair, Julie started Salon Atelier with friend and fellow Aveda brand specialist Cindy Newsome. Julie is trained in the Flamboyage technique of highlighting, exclusive to Davines stylists. As a DevaCurl Nationally Certified Curly Stylist, Julie has received extensive training in the art of cutting and sculpting curly hair and has an in depth understanding of the structure of textured hair and the unique needs of curly haired clients. Julie has received hands on cutting and styling training from Kevin Murphy education director Tim Abney and master stylist Ali Batista as well as hands on training from Eufora global educator Julie Cross and Eufora business education from CEO Don Bewley and Director of Business Education Joanne Magana.