Carissa knew she wanted to be in the beauty industry since she was a sophomore in high school. She followed her dream officially in 2008 when enrolling at The Ohio State Beauty Academy in Lima. She began an internship at Hair Works and eventually passed her state board and in turn received a managing cosmetologist license. Carissa has now been a stylist at Hair Works in Celina for seven years! She specializes in women's and children's cuts along with men's clipper cuts, perming, updo's and facial waxing. Carissa's favorite though is color, she is passionate about learning the latest coloring techniques. She enjoys continuing her education and is always up for learning exciting trends!