24301 E Orchard Rd
Aurora, CO 80016
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Heads Up Salon & Spa
Castle Pines:
880 W Happy Canyon Rd
Castle Rock, CO 80108
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Hair & Nails

Our goal is to provide you with the finest treatments available in a beautiful environment.

Nani is the owner and operator of Heads Up Salon and Spa which opened in Aurora, Colorado in late 2012, the third salon in the past 10 years and first salon and spa. The first Heads Up opened its doors in 2003 on Oahu, Hawaii. Located in a major shopping center, that salon remains very successful today. Nani received her cosmetology license in 2000. After graduating, she worked as a salon stylist for a well-known U.S. retail company and opened the 1st Heads Up Salon in Pearl City Hawaii in 2003. Nani has developed a special fondness for the art of mixing rich hair colors and creating new design styles. She takes great pride her business by using the best hair products, ensuring quality colors and styling. Customer satisfaction is foremost. The Aurora salon which opened in 2010 has been well received in the community and has already surpassed expectations. Heads Up Salon was the only salon chosen by Matrix for best representation of its product in the State of Colorado, a salon and award Nani is very proud of.
Jacilynn WrightSalon Manager
Jacilynn (Jackie) Graduated in 2007 from Xenon International in Aurora. After graduating she learned intense color correction and color formulation while doing an extensive internship with a Wella color specialist. Jackie then went on to join the Heads Up team, where as a stylist she dedicates her time to giving each client an individual look by combing precision cuts and unique color. After much hard work and determination she moved on to become Salon Manager at Heads Up Salon and Spa. She takes great pride in each and every service she provides for her clients and looks forward to seeing you.
Emily Gollan
Emily graduated from Emily Griffith Technical College in 2015, finishing with a certification in Joico color and a passion for hair, skin and nails. She then went on to assist Nani Schwartz, owner of Head's Up, and learn new and innovative techniques for hair cuts and color. She is also a skillful manicurist, and is certified in CND polish and shellac. With experience with several color lines, she is also certified in Lanza color. Emily wants only to make you feel gorgeous and confident!
Demi Mauries
Demi is a young passionate stylist that graduated from Xenon international Academy with a Cosmetology degree. She’s specializes in cuts and a wide range of color. Her passion is doin Balayage. She believes in continuing her education to keep up with the latest trends. She gets great pleasure out of getting to use her creativity to help her clients feel and look their very best.
Ally Deaver
My name is Ally Deaver. I am a hairstylist at our Aurora and Castle Pines Salon. I am experienced and certified in Lanza and matrix color. My favorite things to do are cuts and color. Specifically highlights and balayages. I am fortunate enough to work in such a fun and fast paced industry. I graduated from New Dimensions Beauty Academy and worked as an intern here at Heads Up before becoming a stylist. You can view my work on Instagram (allydeaver) that’s where I post all of my before and after pictures.
Ciara Gillespie
Ciara graduated from New Dimensions Beauty Academy with a license in cosmetology in 2009. Ciara has an extensive background in color theory and specializes in color and cutting. She continues to keep up with current trends and fashions by attending advanced classes. Ciara can accommodate you with color, cuts, styling, waxing services, and makeup applications.
Ivy Shin
Ivy moved here from Hawaii in June of 2013. She has been a hairstylist since 1998 providing hair color, highlighting, permanent waves and haircuts for men, women and children. She continues to sharpen her skills by attending various classes to keep up with the most current trends. She would be happy to enhance your style or create a new look for you.
Courtney Dobson
​Courtney is a young and ambitious new cosmetologist, who recently graduated from Empire Beauty School. She has a strong background in specialty chemical treatments and all types of color. She is familiar with modern trends for all ages and hair types. Being a cosmetologist, Courtney is also a skilled manicurist. She is a certified CND painter and has training in CND shellac.