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    by  • April 15, 2012 • Did You See This?, Events, News, Products, Specials


    Located at the very heart of downtown Charleston, in the historic district and within walking distance of all the major attractions, this luxurious salon makes every guest feels part of this great southern city. Renowned as Charleston’s epicenter of hair, beauty, fashion and make-up, its contemporary and old-world charm leads the Southeast in advance education.

    Elysium’s first class salon and education facility sets the standard in advance education. The Elysium Education Center offers advance classes in Hair Cutting, Hair Color, Editorial, Wedding and Advance Hair Styling, Make-Up, Classic Barber, Brand Building, Creative Marketing and Client Building.

    Passion is the core of our philosophy at Elysium. Our mission is not only to style our clients, but also to ignite and nourish their passion for style, beauty and fashion.  We are especially passionate about attracting talented students and stylists for the Elysium Education Center.

    Not only can licesened professionals attend our day classes. The Elysium Education Center has been training and graduating aspiring hair stylists for the past 10 Years. Train on the job with a daily curriculum, apprenticing under licensed Master Hair Care Specialist, with credited hours to The South Carolina State Board. After 1900 Hours, apprentices can take the South Carolina State Board Final Exam to become a  S.C. licensed hair stylist. After this intensive training, our stylists become trained to execute all hair services and work on the floor with an ever-growing list of clientele. We prepare you to succeed in the salon and in life.


    For Information On Applying For Classes or Hair School, Please Call (843)937-0700


    157 Market Street

    Charleston S.C. 29401

    The Pink 4 Friday limited edition lipstick is only available on Friday.

    by  • November 24, 2010 • Did You See This?, Events, News, Products, Specials

    MAC Cosmetics has a reputation for creating cutting edge, lust-worthy cosmetics. They’ve done it again with their newest collaboration with singer Nicki Minaj. In honor of her release, Pink Friday, they worked together to create a limited edition lipstick, Pink 4 Friday ($14.50, maccosmetics.com).

    Nicki says, “M•A•C’s Pink Nouveau was my favorite lipstick for years, but it’s all about Pink Friday!” The lipstick she personally designed is a bright, creamy, pink satin formula.

    This must-have accessory is only available on Fridays! Starting Friday, November 26, and the following Fridays: December 3, December 10, and December 17, 2010, you can pick up this limited edition lovely only online! Remember, this is a limited edition lipstick — once it’s sold out, it’s gone forever.

    Elysium Salon Is Honored To Have Maurice Tidy Join Our Team

    by  • November 11, 2010 • Did You See This?, Events, Hair Tips, Lifestyle, News, Specials

    photo by Jerry Wald

    Maurice Tidy Hairdesigner

    Maurice Tidy a native of London, began his career at the age of 13, as a apprentice barber. At age 15, he searched for innovation and someone who could challenge his talents to greater heights. He found this in a small hairdressing salon in London with only five employees called Vidal Sassoons.

    Within a year, at the age of 16, Maurice became Artistic Director of Sassoon and played a significant role in formulating the Vidal Sassoon technique of haircutting and finishing. He retained his position for twenty years and significantly aided the launching of  Vidal Sassoons  into the American, Japanese and Canadian markets. as well as creating worldwide recognition of Sassoon through his Technical Leadership, Educational seminars, Hairstyles and Professional shows.

    Maurice has owned salons on Madison and Park Avenues in New York. He has presented over 250 sponsored tours and solo shows in Japan to a average of twenty seven cities per tour.  He has been featured in professional shows in the U.K., France, Germany, Italy, Spain,  Australia, Thailand, Canada and the United States. Maurice spearheaded Loreal’s American launch to all major American fashion editors at a New York City gala. In March 1993, Maurice returned to New York City as the featured guest stylist in the 50 year celebration of Vidal Sassoon.  He was the International Artistic Director for Mei Salons with full creative and educational responsibility for over 14,000 hairdressers in 1950 salons withing 110 diverse markets ranging from Saks Fifth Avenue, Niemann Marcus, Bloomingdales, Macys, Dillards, Sears.

    Designer  Client List

    Pierre Cardin, Bill Blass, Chanel, Valentino, Norma Kamali, Jerry Hall model

    Editorial And Production List

    Vogue, Harpers and Queen, Womans Wear Daily, Modern Bride, Glamour, Good Housekeeping, Cosmopolitan, Womans Day, Seventeen, Elle, American Salon, Modern Salon, The New York  Times,Salon News


    The Rolling stones

    Maurice has collaborated with some of the most famous celebrities in the world including the Beatles, Rolling Stones, Jimmy Page, Jimmy Hendrix, Kate Jackson, Jaclyn Smith, Cheryl Tiegs, Twiggy, Jerry Hall, Jean Shrimpton, the Duke and Duchess of Bedford, Connie Chung, Naomi Campbell, Renee Russo, Patti Smith and Isabella Rosellini.


    This Weeks Features Stylist. Stacey Shands

    by  • May 17, 2010 • Did You See This?, News, Specials

    Stacey Shands is a Tennessee native that hails from Downtown Nashville. Stacey is proud to offer Custom Blended Hair Extensions to Charleston. She has traveled accross the country styling hair for the ACM Awards, Titan’s cheerleaders’ swimsuit calendar photoshoot, Miss Kentucky USA and Miss Teen Kentucky USA, Mrs. Tennessee Pageant, and several music photoshoots and videoshoots, live music venues, as well charity events.

    Stacey’s passion lies in beautiful, heathly hair, She specializes in Custom Blended Hair Extensions. She is also certified in airbrush makeup artistry. Airbrush makeup will give you a flawless look no matter the occasion. Airbrush makeup is also a great waterproof coverup for scars and tatoos.