About us

Valón Salon & Spa is a local award-winning beauty and hair salon in Centreville, Virginia. At Valón Salon & Spa, we will not only give you a new look but a new outlook, a new you. All of us here at Valón work hard to ensure every salon experience is enjoyable. Your happiness is our happiness. That is why we invite you to join us to refresh your style, relax your body, and renew your spirit.

Meet the Team

  • Valary Brown

    Owner

  • Linsey

    Manager

  • TT

    Assistant Manager

  • Stephanie

    Receptionist

  • Brady

    Stylist

  • Dana

    Stylist

  • Davinci

    Stylist

  • Haemi

    Stylist

  • Jason

    Stylist

  • Jiyon

    Stylist

  • Jess

    Stylist

  • Kayla

    Stylist

  • Tina

    Stylist

  • Vickie

    Stylist

  • Hannah

    Stylist

  • Loida

    Stylist

  • Shannon

    Stylist

  • Elizabeth

    Assistant

  • Claudia

    Massage Therapist

  • K-hyon

    Massage Therapist

  • Mare

    Master Esthetician

  • Chloe

    Master Esthetician

  • Tara

    Nail Technician

  • Valary started her career in Springfield, Virginia in 1983, where she worked for and managed the same salon for 15 years before opening Valon Salon & Spa in 1997. She started with four employees and a small salon before expanding the salon into a spa in 2007 with 30 employees. Valon is a huge part of the Centreville community. They participate in charity events and donations, and they look out for the wellbeing of the community – not to mention making the community look and feel beautiful. Valary is a firm believer in advanced education, and she continuously attends industry seminars to keep abreast on the latest trends and new business ideas. She holds classes every 6 weeks to keep her employees informed of the current trends, product knowledge, and advances in hair fashions so that each stylist can give their clients the best the salon has to offer. Valary is a progressive owner and is constantly seeking ways to improve customer service and keep the salon fashion-forward. She prides her salon for winning the “Best of Centreville” award for 10 years in a row, the first time a business has been certified as a ten-time awardee. Valary and her stylists have also had the honor of working with Philip Pelusi’s team in New York City's Fashion Week year after year. Valon Salon & Spa surround themselves with the best in the industry to give the best to their clients.

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    TT (Tara) has been at Valon since 2006 and in the hair industry since 1996. She has watched and helped the salon grow from 7 employees to 30. As the assistant manager, she strives to make every guest experience a special one. She always takes the opportunity to join the Valon team at hair shows and educational classes to further her knowledge of the beauty industry. She feels fortunate to work with such talented artists every day and watch the work they create. She works to make Valon Salon & Spa the best it can be every day.

    Stephanie joined the Valon Salon & Spa family in 2002 and has been a licensed stylist working in the Centreville area since 1985. She has been certified twice in the Aquage Master Class in Miami and Chicago. She loves taking classes all around the country to learn new techniques and looks. She truly believes you can never stop learning and that fashion is always changing. Stephanie stepped down from doing hair in August 2020 and is now working as Valon's receptionist!

    Brady has been with Valon Salon & Spa since 2000 and in the hair industry since 1985. She has numerous certifications from many different companies. She has extensive experience with color and enjoys working with clients that would like more volume and texture. Brady loves the artistry of her profession. Her specialties include dimensional highlighting/all foiling techniques, corrective coloring, and textured hair cutting on all types of hair.

    Dana has been a stylist for 40 years and has been at Valon Salon & Spa since 2005. She has been the salon education director for over 8 years, meaning she is in charge of training the apprentices in Valon Salon & Spa. Education is very important to Dana. To keep her skills up-to-date and see the latest trends, she attends many classes around the country. Her biggest accomplishment is achieving the Artist level in the Philp Pelusi Volumetric Haircutting System. Dana specializes in hair cuts.

    Davinci started working at Valon in 2021. Beauty has always comforted her in her life growing up, and it quickly became the essence of who she is. After graduating Paul Mitchell Academy, she has worked hard to become licensed and now she LOVE the art of hair! Davinci is also a licensed Makeup Artist and enjoys teaching all things makeup to her clients. She enjoys doing all types of color, highlights, and balayages!

    Haemi joined the Valon team in 2022 and has been in the hair industry for over 10 years. She enjoys working on all hair types, textures,and lengths while specializing in fantasy colors and creative cuts. Her goal for every visit is for her clients to feel comfortable, happy, and accepted in her chair.  She highly values educating her clients on how to maintain their hair colors and styles at home so that they always feel as fabulous as the day they leave the salon.

    Jason has been working at Valon Salon & Spa since 2010 and has been in the industry since 1996. He has a passion for coloring and cutting. He truly enjoys having his clients leave with a smile on their faces and a pep in their step. Years of training alongside some of the top professionals in the industry have helped him hone his skills as a master stylist. He's also a former Paul Mitchell color instructor. He believes that “the integrity of my client’s hair is always my top priority.”

    Jiyon has been at Valon Salon & Spa since 2001. She grew up watching her mom style hair and dreamed about making people feel beautiful and happy. She's had a passion for hair and beauty her whole life. She has mastered a wide range of hair techniques, including hair cutting, hair straightening, and dimensional coloring, and she is also certified in Brazilian Blowouts. She continues her education to stay up-to-date on all the latest trends so that she can give clients the look they want. She places a high value on listening to her clients, understanding their needs, and respecting their hair. She ensures her clients will love their hair when they leave her chair.

    Jess started at Valon in 2021, but she has been working in the salon industry since she was just 15 years old. She attended the Salon Professional Academy in Washington, DC, where she graduated in August of 2021. Jess strives to create a relaxed but fun environment for her clients and looks forward to making them look and feel their best. One of her specialties is lightening services (such as highlights and balayage, and blonding ). Jess looks forward to meeting you soon!

    Kayla started at Valon in 2021. Deciding to attend beauty school was one of the easiest decisions of her life. She started her journey into the hair industry at age 19 when she began attending Paul Mitchell Academy, working for two years as an assistant while taking classes. She soon graduated in July 2020, acquired her license, and began her career as a stylist at Valon Salon & Spa!

    Tina started her career as a hairstylist in NYC in 1987, working under some of the best stylist in the country. She has been with Valon since 2002. She is also a certified Esthetician and got her extensive training at the Dermalogica Institute. She enjoys traveling around the country furthering her education at international shows as well as attending academies. She has been invited to participate in fashion shows in NYC multiple times. She even travels to Asia, Japan & Taiwan to learn specialized scalp treatments.  She believes, “Valon Salon & Spa is like no other salon, we work as a team and it makes for such a great environment for our clients”.

    Vickie has been at Valon since 2010. Vickie believes, “It’s a salon strong on training, customer service and great teamwork”. She specializes in doing fine hair.She loves doing perms, colors, and giving her clients a new look. Vickie is a former salon owner and has been in the industry for over 40 years.

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    Elizabeth has worked at Valon Salon since 2007. Valon has been a place that has taught her how to not only pamper our clients, but to give them an overall amazing experience. She has received certifications from Philip Pelusi, Nioxin Scalp Therapy, It’s a 10, Joico Shiatsu Scalp treatments, and attends many customer service classes. She believes that she is granted the opportunity to turn someone’s day around. She always maintains a positive attitude and tries her best to make our guests feel that they are her number one priority.

    Claudia is from Bolivia, she has been a massage therapist since 2009. Claudia's philosophy is to treat each client as a unique person & make sure they get the full Valon experience.  She is always happy to help her clients improve areas of their body that are causing discomfort. Her specialty is pressure point massages & the end result is to help ease the clients pain away,  sleep better, help circulation movement & eliminate toxins. Claudia is offering FREE 30 min massages for new clients that haven't experienced our spa before!

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    Mare has been at Valon since 2015 and a Master Esthetician since 2013. She is attending an ongoing training at the International Dermal Institute in Tyson's Corner. She is a certified Dermalogica Specialist & her specialties include facials, peels & microdermabrasions. She is dedicated to each client & enjoys helping them achieve the healthiest looking skin possible. She has worked with all skin types from acne, to aging, to the most sensitive skin types & she enjoys sharing her knowledge for long term, beautiful, healthy, glowing skin.

    Chloe began her esthetics journey at the Dermal Science International Academy in 2021. She has worked in the salon industry since she was 14 and has always had a passion for skincare. Her facial specialties include dermaplaning, chemical peels, and microdermabrasion. She is able to accommodate all skin types and focuses on educating her clients to help them achieve healthy, radiant skin. She specializes in full body waxing, eyelash and eyebrow tinting, and eyebrow lamination. She wants to help her clients feel comfortable in their skin and own their confidence and beauty.

    Tara has been working at Valon since 2008 and in the beauty industry since 1999. Her training began in NYC where she worked for 8 years and trained under some of the best in the industry. She specializes in waxing, pedicures, manicures and the shellac gel polish technique. She loves to provide her guests with exceptional service, a relaxing environment, and a soothing massage with her pedicures and manicures.