Revival Salon Spa: A New Start in Tucson’s Beauty Salon Scene
In the spring of 2021, Corrine Lynch had the vision of opening her own beauty salon. On May 1st, his vision came to life, Revival Salon Spa was born.
Lynch is originally from Tucson and has worked in the hair industry for 18 years. During the COVID-19 lockdown, Lynch was able to take a step back and reassess what she wanted to do with her professional career. She decided to open her own salon with the intention of educating others and giving back to the Tucson beauty salon community.
“It’s a new beginning for me, and it’s a new beginning for clients who come in for their hair as well. That’s really how it all started, it’s so amazing,” said Lynch.
Lynch noted that its staff are highly qualified for the job, which sets Revival apart from other Tucson salons.
“I think our staff are great at calling back and providing quality service, we don’t overlap with customers,” Lynch said. “Being at Revival is more of an experience than just being rushed in and out the door.”
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In addition to running a full service salon, Lynch works hard to ensure that her staff are trained and educated on all hair types. Therefore, Revival stylists know how to cut, color and treat all hair types ensuring that each client’s hair type is recognized.
“We’re very universal, Tucson tends to cater for just one hair type, but we specialize in more than one hair type. We have specialists who can help you with a range of backgrounds, ”Lynch said.
Giancarlo Console, Revival stylist, became a hairdresser 25 years ago in Italy. Console helped shape Revival by adding its own touches along the way.
“My passion started when I was a kid watching my mom’s hairdresser create magic with her hair and I said ‘I wanna be like this guy,'” Console said.
After working for 17 years at the same salon in Tucson, Console felt the need to continue to elevate his art in the beauty industry and Revival would be a good change for him.
“My favorite part of working at Revival is having a talented and passionate team and a great atmosphere,” said Console.
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Erin Wells, a nail technician at Revival, became a nail technician after high school to pay for her education. She graduated from the University of Arizona in 1998 with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. After college, she decided to pursue her career as a nail technician.
“I really enjoyed what I was doing and after over 25 years I still love it,” Wells said.
“I became a nail technician after high school to go to college. I graduated from UA in 1998, but after college I decided to pursue my career as a nail technician because I really loved what I was doing. Now after over 25 years, I still love him, ”Wells said.
Similar to Console, Wells noted his enthusiasm for working at Revival and how special it was to watch him grow up.
“My favorite part of working at Revival is absolutely everything. The location, the beautiful salon itself, the wonderful clients and of course my amazing dedicated and talented colleagues. They really are the best, ”Wells said.
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Araceli Llanas is currently working as a beautician at another salon in Tucson. On October 1, she will start working at Revival. Llanas graduated in cosmetology and has experience with hair, nails, makeup and waxing.
Llanas is looking forward to working with Revival, she says the team is very family friendly, very talented and professional. Additionally, many of Revival’s current employees are friends she grew up with and have been mentors to her.
“I chose Revival because it’s the most positive living room you can walk into. Everyone is always at their best, the living room is absolutely beautiful and clean, and I want to be a place where guests can. also feel it, ”Llanas said. noted.
As Revival continues to grow, these employees have said they hope to see students and other members of the community join them.
Revival is located at 5575 E. River Rd. Suite 141 and is open Monday through Saturday 9 am to 5 pm and closed on Sunday.
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