Our History

Salon Essentials is a full service salon and day spa that has been serving the Manhattan area for almost 20 years! The relaxing and welcoming environment along with a professional and highly trained staff makes it the perfect place to spend a day getting pampered!




Years in the industry: 17 years

Specializes in: management & customer service

Favorite products: Loreal Fresh Dust- it's the best dry shampoo I've every used!

Outside of work: I love watching my kids play sports, exercising, and spending time with my family

Originally from: Alma, KS

I love the beauty industry. It is always changing and constantly introducing me to new people
— Kelly





Years in the industry: 26 years

Specializes in: marketing & management

Favorite products: Loreal (the whole line!), it truely transforms the hair from cortex to cuticle

Outside of work: I love to watch my kids play sports, travel, explore, hike, ski, and spend time with extended family and friends

Originally from: Topeka, KS

About me: KSU graduate with business degrees in marketing and management

I have two favorite parts about being a salon owner- working with the guests and seeing them feel great about themselves. Second, I love to watch our service providers grow both in knowledge and confidence
— Tisha