our stylists

Liz Lesher | Owner & Stylist

Balanced | Easy-Going | Confident | Helpful | Talented

Liz Lesher is a confident stylist who loves to have fun in her chair.  She brings twenty years of experience from all areas of the industry.  After attending Empire Beauty Academy for her stylist and teachers license, she traveled the globe doing competition work and held the gold medal for the US.  Liz’s first love is to teach and she spent many years educating and working backstage at shows for Goldwell and KMS.  She loves managing her team of stylists and creating a great atmosphere within the salon for clients to enjoy.  Liz is high energy and very passionate about her work, her team, and her salon.

Eily Elsenbaumer | Stylist

Unique | Bubbly | Committed| Tenacious | True People Person

In 2012 Eily began her journey at The Temple, a Paul Mitchell Partner School.  At The Temple she not only learned the basics, but had hands on training with the likes of Ted Gibson, Donald Scott, and Robert Cromeans.  She also attended seminars in Vegas to advance her techniques.  Finding her true passion at The Temple, Eily never missed an opportunity to learn.  She is not afraid to try anything and always keeps up with the latest trends and techniques.  Since graduating in March 2014 she continues to learn with the rest of the lush hair lab team.  Working with Arrojo, Goldwell, and KMS, Eily not only specializes in color and smoothing treatments, but she also works as a make-up artist.  Come see Eily for that full make-over you’ve always wanted! “Beauty is inner and outer love.” – Eily

Kristianna Hollinshead | Stylist

Go-Getter | Imaginative | Hardworking | Artistic | Friendly

Kristianna graduated from The Temple, a Paul Mitchell partner cosmetology school, in 2014.  She has attended hands on classes with Ted Gibson, Donald Scott, Robert Cromeans, and many other inspirational stylists.  Kristianna has always had a passion for style and beauty. At lush she specializes in free-hand techniques, smoothing treatments, and has an equal passion for make-up artistry.  She continues to learn and advance her techniques to keep up with the latest trends.  Her hair inspirations are Larissa Love, Anhcotran, and Riawna Capri. Kristianna is a driven, compassionate, and dedicated stylist, who goes the extra mile for all of her clients.



Abi Wilkes | Stylist

Caring | Consistent | Charismatic | Trendy | Free Spirit

Abi started her journey in Pittsburgh at Bella Cappelli, a Paul Mitchell Academy.  She graduated in 2013 and joined lush after working in the industry for two years.  She loves continuing to take classes to advance her skills.  She has traveled to Vegas, New York, and Florida to stay in touch with trends in the world of fashion, hair, and make up.


Abi specializes in creating very natural looks through her cutting and coloring techniques.  She also specializes in make up to complete her looks.