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    Azur West, Houston
  • Azur West, Houston
    Azur West, Houston
  • Azur West, Houston
    Azur West, Houston
  • Azur West, Houston
    Azur West, Houston
Azur West, Houston
  • Azur West, Houston
  • Azur West, Houston
  • Azur West, Houston
  • Azur West, Houston
  • Azur West, Houston
  • Azur West, Houston
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Azur West, Houston

Azur West salon in Houston is a Shu Uemura Sanctuary Salon, just one of three in the United States. As color experts, Azur West salon specializes in color corrections and color transformations.

Using the revolutionary new ammonia-free hair color, INOA, from L’Oreal, Azur West's stylists achieve gorgeous results with no scalp irritation or harsh chemical smells. A private “Sanctuary Room” offers guests a one-of-a-kind indulgent haircare ceremony, with a scalp, neck, shoulder and hand massage while your hair is custom-treated before your precision haircut and styling with any of the talented stylists. Azur West salon in Houston is located in the vibrant West Avenue center, surrounded by the very best restaurants and shopping that Houston has to offer.


Salon Opening Hours

From Tuesday to Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed on Sundays and Mondays

Azur West

2800 Kirby Drive | West Avenue
77098 Houston
United States

T. +1 713 400 2987


Visit a top salon in Houston! These salons are part of the best salons of Texas, and thanks to the high-quality products which are used, you will assuredly love your hair! Capitalize on your stay to discover typical food in nice restaurants!

City Guide Houston

Greg Decker @ Azur West, Houston

Greg Decker, Azur West, Houston


Greg Decker has spent more than 20 years immersed in the art of hairdressing. Cursed with the perfectionist trait of Virgo, Greg Decker constantly challenges himself in this craft. Each year, Greg Decker enjoys the opportunity to tweak his skills at workshops from New York City to South Beach to San Francisco to stay on the forefront of fashion and hair trends. Greg Decker has an intuitive strength in soft, natural hair colors, strong shapes and he specializes in corrective color and treatments for damaged hair. Greg Decker is grateful for his huge following of loyal clients who have been with him for years.

Jim Bagley @ Azur West, Houston

Jim Bagley, Azur West, Houston


A graduate of Houston's Visible Changes University in 1997, Jim then apprenticed under local notable stylist Riaro (just like Azur Salon's owner Greg Decker). He continued his training at the famous Vidal Sassoon Academy, among many other institutes around the country. He is a whiz with both the color brush and his scissors, and is the perfect choice for somebody considering a complete makeover. There is nothing this Master Stylist can not do. His impressive knowledge of hair extends from the science of product ingredients to the latest in trends, all while entertaining his clients with an upbeat, fun sense of humor.

What are you known for?
"I served as an educator for Aveda before joining Azur Salon as the Artistic Director. I enjoy mentoring and training young stylists to understand the 'why,‘ and not just the 'how' behind hair color and cutting. I may have a big personality, but I also promise a lot of heart."

What are your hobbies?
"I can't get enough of motorcycles, but I also enjoy frequenting the bustling art scene in Houston. I frequently travel, especially with a focus on attending the top classes and events in the hair industry."

Ashley Miller @ Azur West, Houston

Ashley Miller, Azur West, Houston


Ashley attended the Paul Mitchell Academy, and studied under the renowned Angus Mitchell (son of the famous Paul) in Las Vegas before returning to her native Houston to join Azur Salon. Ashley is skilled with highlights and color, and specializes in softer, more natural looks. She is also certified in both Invisi-Tab and l-Link hair extensions, and the Brazilian Blowout and Global Keratin smoothing system.

She became a Senior Stylist quickly through her commitment to education, attention to clients, and perfecting the details to ensure anyone in her chair looks and feels their very best. Her talent is undeniable!

What are you known for?
"I prefer natural looks to create beauty. I am very good with various highlighting techniques, and I do a great blowout."

What are your hobbies?
"I like living a healthy life, so working helps me to destress and feeling great. And shopping. Lots and lots of shopping."

Angel Chapa @ Azur West, Houston

Angel Chapa, Azur West, Houston


Angel joined Azur Salon in 2011. Prior to that, he built his knowledge and reputation as a stylist & educator for Toni & Guy. He eventually moved into the lead educator position at Lavish Salon and Spa in Webster, Texas, where he received national recognition from Toni & Guy. He still attends their Dallas-based academy annually for artistic inspiration.

Angel specializes in trendy, edgy styles and short looks. He also produces beautiful styles and bouncy blowouts for long hair. He has mastered the art of color and specializes in highlights, including holding a certification in the Balayage technique.

What are your hobbies?
"I love taking long bike rides around Houston, and using the great new bike paths and trails. I also enjoy planning getaway weekends to bring all of my friends together."

What's one thing people don't know about you?
"l'm left-handed, but it actually helps me teach because I can be a mirror image when coaching students who use their right hand."

Karina Rivera @ Azur West, Houston

Karina Rivera, Azur West, Houston


Karina embarked on her career in the beauty industry at a very young age, completing her cosmetology training while still in high school. From celebrity stylists to creative directors, Karina sought work with the best in the industry to perfect her out and coloring techniques.

She joined Azur West in 2014 after moving from Pittsburgh, where she worked in Fashion Week and gained experience with editorial styling. She is an experienced L'Oreal color and Kérastase stylist. Her warm personality will charm you the moment you meet her!

What are you known for?
"Since I wear curly hair myself, other curly hair clients know I understand how to work with it. I can work with any hair texture, and I do great blow outs, too!"

What are your hobbies?
"When I am not doing hair, I work out attending spin class or yoga as often as possible. I love listening to music, cooking and sewing. And, I can never get enough traveling."

What's one thing people don't know about you?
"I bet nobody knows that I played the drums for several years."

Tristan Frerichs @ Azur West, Houston

Tristan Frerichs, Azur West, Houston


Tristan began her career as a stylist attending Paul Mitchell the School in Houston. She has more than four years of experience, and has already has built a loyal client following. She was even awarded an all-expense paid trip to the famous L'Oreal Advanced Academy in New York City for her work!

She especially loves the Kérastase line of treatments, having seen the results in her own hair, and is certified in the Brazilian Blowout smoothing system as well as the lnvisi-Tab and Balmain brand of hair extensions.

Adriana Velazquez @ Azur West, Houston

Adriana Velazquez, Azur West, Houston


Not only is Adriana a talented and in-demand stylist at Azur Salon, she is also a member of the acclaimed Ted Gibson Artistic Team, working alongside the celebrity stylist himself at national hair shows and backstage during New York Fashion Week with the biggest names in design. Not unexpected for a graduate of the prestigious "Phase II Honors Program" of Paul Mitchell the School in Houston where she was selected to be a platform artist on their elite design team. Adriana's passion drives her to excel, but her inviting personality is what clients adore as she consults with them to find the best look.

Adriana is expertly trained in specialties like Balayage highlights, Balmain Hair Couture, special event & bridal updos, and Invisi-Tab extensions. She has more than five years of experience at her young age, skilled at using all of these tools in sculpting hair to create your perfect look.

What are you known for?
"l have studied Balayage extensively and can produce beautiful highlights, and my clients love my updos and blowouts for important events."

What are your hobbies?
"I enjoy learning about make-up and cosmetics. Clients who want to talk about the newest brands or tips will have my ear. And, I'm never afraid to travel. Not only because I can explore new places, but also so I can shop."

What's one thing people don't know about you?
"Though I love beauty & fashion, my Texas roots run deep: I drive a pick-up truck and I love to go fishing (even though I do not like to eat seafood)."

Vanessa Reyes @ Azur West, Houston

Vanessa Reyes, Azur West, Houston


Vanessa has been a stylist with Azur Salon for three years, and is quickly establishing herself as the "go to girl" for color & highlights by our clients. Vanessa began her salon career behind the front desk answering phones and greeting clients. She quickly took an interest in beauty, and volunteered to attend the in-salon apprentice classes after hours. Her amazing talent left us no choice but to offer her a full, one-year apprenticeship, which she not only completed but excelled. She parlayed those talents into a full-time career.

Vanessa is skilled with L'Oreal color, including the popular Balayage technique for highlights, attending several classes to gain certification status. She is a pro at teaching her clients how to best recreate a style and maintain the look of their hair from home.

She is also certified in the Brazilian Blowout smoothing treatment system, in various methods of hair extensions, and is fluent in Spanish.

What are you known for?
"Clients comment all the time on my Balayage highlights, and I love working with hair color to help transform someone."

What are your hobbies?
"I love to draw. I also can't get enough shopping. Relaxing for me is just spending time with my family."

Jennifer Martinez @ Azur West, Houston

Jennifer Martinez, Azur West, Houston


Inspired by a family full of hair stylists, Jennifer became a licensed cosmetologist while still in high school. Upon graduation, she attempted other jobs and explored a career path in sales. When she finally confessed her passion was for the beauty industry, her talent started to blossom.

Jennifer describes her style as 'Casual Chic" and knows how simplicity can be turned into elegance. She is thrilled to call Azur her home as she completes the apprentice program on her quest to become a Senior Stylist.

What are you known for?
Naturally outgoing and fun, Jennifer loves going above and beyond for every client. A client's happiness is her utmost goal. Always up for trying new things, she follows that passion especially with her own hair styles and color.

What are your hobbies?
Jennifer is naturally athletic and loves to work out. She enjoys kick boxing, running and Jiu Jitsu.

Stephanie Rodriguez @ Azur West, Houston

Stephanie Rodriguez, Azur West, Houston


Stephanie joins the team at Azur West after two years specializing in make-up and styling for brides and special events. Stephanie constantly researches trends to stay abreast of her art. From Funky/Unfussy to Sweet/Romantic, Stephanie can create the best look for every day wear or special events. She loves beautiful pastel colors and is studying to master Balayage highlights. Stephanie is also certified in the Brazilian Blowout smoothing system.

What are you known for?
"My blowouts will last a client for days."

What are your hobbies?
"All things makeup: I take advanced makeup classes and buy anything I can get my hands on to experience new products on the market."

What's one thing people don't know about you?
"Not only do I love to dance, I love teaching my kids how to dance, too!"

Lina Tran @ Azur West, Houston

Lina Tran, Azur West, Houston


Lina recently graduated Houston's Paul Mitchell the School.

She loves that the industry allows her to be herself, expressing her creativity in both hair and dress. Since a little girl, she has experimented with several hair colors, makeup applications and looks. She knows this is the industry for her, and Azur Salon is lucky to have her as part of the team.

What are you known for?
"My love for voluminous hair. I absolutely love giving an amazing blow out and I stand by the motto "the bigger the better!"

What are your hobbies?
"Makeup has my heart. I'm in love with applying and learning new techniques and most of all trying new looks. A good smokey eye and you're all set! Though I may look like a complete girly girl, I can also get down and dirty; I enjoy playing tennis and working out - But I like to think, 'I don't sweat, I sparkle."

Valerie Espinosa @ Azur West, Houston

Valerie Espinosa, Azur West, Houston


Valerie is the smiling face that greets you when you come to Azur Salon. A graduate from Paul Mitchell School in San Antonio, Valerie became a Certified Esthetician after discovering her love for anything skin related. Her passion for helping clients feel beautiful inside and out is what brought her to Azur. Recently engaged, she is currently planning for her nuptials next year.

What are your hobbies?
"Swimming, Shopping, Netflix binge watching!"

Rafael Solis @ Azur West, Houston

Rafael Solis, Azur West, Houston


Rafael is the friendly voice you hear when you call the salon. He is great at pairing new clients with the right stylist for their hair and style goals. He is also certified in both Kérastase and Shu Uemura product knowledge, and serves in a leadership and management role at Azur Salon.

What are your hobbies?
"Movies, checking out new restaurants and coffee shops, reading blogs, concerts, museums, traveling, finding the perfect latte! Reading fashion blogs, and I love mid-century furniture and scandinavian design."

Hair Salon Services


Bang / Frings / Neck Trims Complimentary for current clients
Blow-out & Styling $40.00-$80.00
Brazilian Blow Out (Straightening) $325.00-$450.00
Global Keratin Hair Taming & Smoothing System $325.00-$450.00
Bridal Updo Styling (includes placement of client's special hair jewelry or flowers) $85.00-$110.00
Kid’s haircuts $25.00-$40.00
Complete Color Chqnge / Correction Price by consultation
Single Process Color $100.00
Color Pull Through $30.00 and up
Color Correction Price upon consultation
Color Glossing Treatment $40.00
Full highlights $80.00-$150.00 and up
Balayage Highlighting Services $200.00 +
Men's Haircut & Style $45.00-$65.00
Partial Long-Hair Highlights $85.00-$200.00 and up
Partial Short-Hair Highlights $70.00-$180.00 and up
Single Process Color $100.00
Trial Bridal Updo Styling (leave the salon with your hair complete) $85.00-$110.00
Up Do Styling $85.00-$110.00
Women's hair cut w/ blow-dry $65.00-$135.00

Shu Uemura Ceremonies

Shu Uemura Haircare Bar $50.00
Split End repair Treatment by Brazilian Blowout $50.00
Fusio-Dose by Kerastase $35.00
Instant Replenisher by Shu Uemura $35.00
Immersion Nutritive by Kerastase $25.00
Chronologiste by Kerastase $65.00

Azur West is located at 2800 Kirby Drive | West Avenue in Houston.

Azur West carries Kerastase

Kerastase and Recherche Avancée L'Oréal provide an art of haircare: in-salon experiences and customised at-home programmes, adapted to every individual client.

Azur West carries L'Oréal Professionnel

L'Oréal Professionnel offers a range of professional hair color, foam, styling and home haircare products. The products are divided into two categories: in-salon and home care products. Twice a year, L'Oréal Professionnel organizes the Color Collections, major events that contribute to making hairstyles an essential part of fashion marketing.

Azur West carries Shu Uemura

Indulge in the ultimate hair beauty ceremonies from Shu Uemura Art of Hair: in-salon, unique experiences, combined to award-winning haircare and styling products to achieve flawless design. Discover exclusive Tea Ceremony massages for a tailor-made, in-salon ceremony. Treat your hair to precious selected ingredients such as musk rose oil, camellia oil, Depsea water, argan oil and jasmine essential oil.

Azur West offers Hair Color Services

Hair color can make the whole difference and needs the best of care. If you are looking for the best hair colorist to enhance your natural hues, check out our selection of the specialists for hair color among the Leading Salons.

Azur West offers Hair Spa Services

Hair Spa Treatments focus on the beautification of your hair and take your hair from stressed (by hair-color, sun, wind, blow-drying, etc) to silky, shiny and bouncy. Specialty treatments include deep-conditioning therapies and hair color corrections.

Azur West offers Men's Grooming Services

Indulge yourself with Men's Grooming services at one of the Leading Salons listed below. These salons offer the best Men's Grooming services.

Azur West offers Spa Services

If you are looking for Spa Services to relax yourself, the following salons are offering the best Spa treatments for your hair.

Azur West offers Up do's

Have you ever watched a hair tutorial and wondered why it seems way easier to do for her than for you? Well, our stylists are here to help. 

Azur West offers Wedding Services

Is your special day coming? We selected for you the best Wedding services among all our wonderful salons. Those hairdresser will make your Wedding day even more beautiful. Bride and grooms, get your hair ready!

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