Cate has been in the industry for 6 years; she owned a studio in Gilbert, Arizona for three of those years. She has taken cut and color classes from Goldwell, Wella in addition to many other lines. She has proudly done hair and make-up for high profile parades and conventions, as well as for celebrities such as Miss America winners Jennifer Berry (2006) and Lauren Nelson (2007), Hall of Fame baseball player Johnny Bench and country superstar Garth Brooks.
While Cate devotes her time to specializing in extensions, cuts short to long and giving the natural look, in her spare time she loves practicing with aerial silks, hula hoops, doing yoga, painting, and playing with her dog. She enjoys anything active and outside, and also enjoys jammin’ to good music with good friends!
Although she started in northern CA, her career took off shortly after moving to SD. She found a home at an Aveda lifestyle salon in La Jolla, where she not only grew to be the dynamic stylist she is today, but also found a love for charity work. It was here that she became deeply passionate about planning fundraisers, and was sent on behalf of Aveda to attend The 11th Hour movie premiere in Hollywood for raising the most money in southern California.
Lynnzee specializes in supreme haircare for blondes and is an expert in working with long layers, and is our go-to girl for men’s hair. In the past, she has done print work and styling for photo shoots as well as for the runway.
Beginning her career in Denver, Colorado at the Aveda Institute, Lorean quickly found a high demand for her celebrated work. She spent several years at an elite Colorado salon as lead stylist and color educator. Continually advancing her education at the world famous Redken Exchange in New York City, she trained with international Redken Artistic Director, Kris Sorbie.
Her extensive career in hairdressing includes editorial styling for magazines and commercials, styling for fashion shows, and coloring and styling celebrities’ hair for film and television in addition to having become a beauty and trend forecaster for several beauty publications, including Celebrity Style Magazine. She has been fortunate to be part of the hair teams at some of New York City’s elite salons, including renowned celebrity salon Rita Hazan. Lorean has quickly built a loyal following and reputation as the “go to girl” for modern trends such as Balayage and Ombre hair color combined with fresh beautiful cuts, and in 2012 was named the “colorist to go to in New York City” by Allure Magazine. She is an expert at interpreting high-fashion styles and giving them a wearable, everyday application that keeps her clients coming back year after year.
Following the success of the first Fox & Jane location in New York City’s Lower East Side, business partners Billy Canu and Lorean Cairns quickly expanded the concept into San Diego, California as well as a second New York location in the East Village. The pair also launched a beauty and event brand in late 2011, The Finishing Bar- a beauty bar for nails, cosmetics, events and bridal parties. The pair look forward to more expansions in the coming months!