• Kori Wood

    Kori Wood

    Kori Marie Wood has been doing hair in the ABQ area since 2014. Kori has a passion not only for hair, but for people. She loves using hair as a medium to showcase not only her own creativity, but the individuality of others. She specializes in color, and is known for her hand painted balayage technique. She also does formal hair and makeup, including weddings. You can call the salon and book with her Thursday through Monday. Check her out on Instagram at @korimwood !
  • Tommy Torres

    Tommy Torres

    Position: SeniorStylist

    Speciality:Long hair master, color, Blow-out king 

    Tommy has been with Inspire Salon since it opened in April of 2006. He has been noted in Albuquerque Magazine as one of the best stylists in Albuq 2009. With his artistic vision and impeccable attention to detail, Tommy enjoys working with clients to create hairstyles individualized to their needs. He is behind the latest techniques and hair trends as they appear on the fashion scene. He specializes in many things such as men’s and women’s haircuts, color, correction, highlights, lowlights, up-do’s and styles. He is very confident and creative in what he does. Many of his clients say that no one has been able to do their hair quite the same.

    Quote from a client: “I have never received so many compliments on my hair since Tommy has become my stylist”--Ruby M

  • Vanessa Renteria

    Vanessa Renteria

    Vanessa Renteria Specialty: Updos, Extensions, Cuts, Color

    Training: Bumble and bumble Academy in New york and Aveda Institute de Bellas Artes

    Position: senior stylist 

    Voted Best colorist 2010 In abq the mag. Vanessa has a Real and energetic passion for doing hair. She takes it very seriously and personally. Vanessa is known for her breathtaking updo styles and color. shei  takes her time with her clients to explain how their hair will feel, what their options are, and what the end result will be. Vanessa has been working on peoples “mops” since she was a child. Notably she has worked on such projects as the Route 66 calender and The 100.3 the peak wedding design. And recently has also helped with Project Runway star, Elisa Jimenez’s Fashion Show. So, if your looking for a flippin’ awesome time and a good hair visit Vanessa today!!! *service prices $5 more then listed Hair Menu

  • Christopher Valdez

    Christopher Valdez

    Christopher V, Owner of Inspire, has a keen eye for creating color to match a clients complexion and hair style.  Albuquerque magazine Voted him Best Stylist and Best colorist in Albuquerque 2007, 2008 , 2009, 2010, 2015 and top 5 2011, 2012, 2014, 2016. He Is the first and only to this date, to win both awards in the same year. Christopher V. has been a guest editorial stylist for the local magazines Beauty make over issue as well. He has trained with Aveda, Keratin Complex and Bumble and Bumble learning the latest cutting edge techniques and styles in his field.  He is a certified session stylist and educator for Bumble and bumble. Christopher is also as a Master educator for Keratin Complex. He has accepted several invitations to guest teach  cutting classes at the prestigious Toni and Guy school. “Love yourself, Inspire others”.