384 Forest Ave
Laguna Beach, California

Suite #9 


Monday - Saturday: 10am - 6pm
Sunday: Closed for beauty rest

Holiday Hours
New Years Eve - Open until 4PM
New Years Day - Closed
Easter - Closed
Memorial Day - Closed
4th of July - Closed
Labor Day - Closed
Thanksgiving - Closed
Christmas - Closed
Christmas Eve - Open until 4PM


Carisa Douglass:
Master Organic Stylist

Education/ Qualifications:  Vidal Sassoon Academy,  Organic Color Systems Certification Course
Expertise: Color/ Balyage
My Favorite thing about ROOTSt:  From the first day I walked through the door I have been pushed beyond my comfort zone, to not only become a better stylist but a better person.  Not a day goes by that I am not exposed to something new & exciting!

J.Lee Holbrook: 
Master Organic Stylist 

Education/Qualifications: With 20 years experience in the industry, styling hair is my chosen art form. I specialize in dry cutting because sculpting the hair in its raw form, dry, gives the most precise customized cut for each individual.  When someone sits in my chair creative visions come to me, for each individual, based on the clients bone structure, style, daily maintenance, hair texture, & their ability to style their hair.

Expertise: Dry cutting, trained &specialized in John Sahag dry cutting technique.

My favorite part of working for ROOTS: As soon as I walk through the door my soul is uplifted.  There's always positive vibes flowing through ROOTS.

ROOTS Non-Toxic Product Specialist:

Grace Blacksea:  
Organic Beauty Associate, Events & Operations Manager.

Education/Qualifications: BA Organizational Communications /12 years in operating, planning & styling events. 

Expertise: Mutli-tasking master + Organizational ninja.

My favorite thing about working for ROOTS: The energy.  Nothing else matters when I am in these 4 walls.  ROOTS is truly a magical vortex of healing, people come here at all stages of their non-toxic journey & leave feeling rejuvenated & nourished. 

Elise Grindle: 
Organic Beauty Associate & Online Content Manager 

Education/Qualifications: ROOTS Beauty since 2013. Elise is a Graduate of Paul Mitchell & a Licensed Cosmetologist with 10 years in the beauty industry. Elise is both personally & professionally dedicated to the practice & teachings of green & non-toxic living & in 2016 after the birth of her son, she committed herself 100% to a non-toxic way of life. Elise is committed to educating herself & others about the benefits of natural ingredients, focusing on natural ingredient benefits & plant sciences.

Expertise: Organic Beauty Makeup & Web Management.

My Favorite thing about working for ROOTS: That I also leave there with a more positive outlook. ROOTS is my home away from home. It is such a unique & magical place of positivity & knowledge.

Alondra Serato: 
ROOTS Beauty Non-Toxic Product Specialist


Education/Qualifications: I am a recent graduate of Toni &Guy Hairdressing  Academy. I have worked in fashion shows, such as Orange County  Fashion Week:  Spring/ Fall seasons, Toni &Guy Photographic Awards as well as Toni & Guy’s Soirée styling hair & makeup. I love & enjoy what I do. Work does not work to me when you’re having fun! 

Expertise: Natural make up application/ Halloween makeup/ Hair Styles 

My favorite thing about working for ROOTS: 
ROOTS Master Organic Stylist: Free spirited environment


ROOTS Organic Skin Care Specialist Beauties:

Mary Bunnett:
Organic Skin Care Specialist

Education/Qualifications: Although I was first introduced to all things natural & organic during my years as a student at UC Berkeley.  A fascination with natural skin care came a few years after graduation when a non-toxic beauty emporium opened in my neighborhood. I decided to pursue my esthetic’s license with an emphasis on organic & natural ingredients.This has been my focus & my passion. What we want to bring to you, wonderful

Natural skin care & beauty has been my focus & my passion. What we want to bring to you, wonderful clients is the best of what the non-toxic skin care industry has to offer. We offer lines from companies that include ingredients that perform, are safe for you & will make you look & feel beautiful. So if there is a line that intrigues you, come talk to me!

My favorite thing about working for ROOTS: I am surrounded by beauty in all ways: beautiful products, beautiful surroundings, beautiful clients & beautiful colleagues

Mhel Delos Reyes
ROOTS Events Tata Harper Skin Care Specialist

ROOTS On the Road Organic Makeup Artists:

Tamara Taylor:
ROOTS on the Road Organic Makeup Artist

Erykah Gonzales: 
ROOTS on the Road Organic Makeup Artist

Education/Qualifications: Graduate of Fullerton College Cosmetology Program/ TnT Agency Professional Makeup Artistry Course I've been in the beauty industry for 6 years doing both hair & makeup both in a salon setting & for photo shoots.  I believe in really making you shine in your own skin without having to layer on heavy makeup. Makeup to me is meant to help accent your own natural beauty as well as brighten your favorite features & it is my pleasure to help you look & feel your best all while treating your skin with healthy clean cosmetics!

Expertise: Bridal/ Special Event Makeup

My favorite thing about working for ROOTS: Being able to use toxin free cosmetics & the wonderful health conscious tribe that surrounds it.

Maaneli Ela:
ROOTS on the Road Organic Makeup Artist


Education/Qualifications:  Worked for MAC cosmetics, Shu Uemura, Beautycounter Consultant &  Makeup Forever.

Expertise: Enhancing natural beauty for any occasion.

My favorite thing about working for ROOTS: The amazing staff, access to the best non-toxic makeup, skincare & hair products, the wonderful clientele, & the beautiful location,  cannot be beaten!



ROOTS Beauties In Training:

Shiloah Tester:

ROOTS Beauty in training