International Hair Designs |   |  860 W. IL  Route 22, Lake Zurich, IL  60047  |  847.438.8636  | Designed & Copyrighted by

Meet our Professional Team...
Our stylists are highly skilled in all phases of the hair industry from classic to trendy looks, up dated foiling techniques, custom and corrective color, texture perms, hair relaxers and hair extensions. In order to keep our stylists current with the latest trends we offer advanced in-salon education with top and world known artists at least four times a year. Education and excellent customer service is a priority at our salon!

Northlake Commons
860 W. IL  Route 22
Lake Zurich, IL  

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Hair Designs
Monday       9am to 7pm
Tuesday       9am to 9pm
Wednesday  9am to 7pm
Thursday      9am to 9pm
Friday          9am to 5pm
Saturday      8am to 4pm
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Dawn - Owner and Stylist -
Dawn is a talented, creative stylist and has offered her services at International Hair designs since 1986.  She is a member of the AMERICAN BOARD OF CERTIFIED HAIR COLORISTS, listed on Hairstyle Magazine and on Dawn's  specialty is curly and fine hair and particularly enjoys creating custom color for her clients to enhance their look, as a highly skilled colorist she also specializes in corrective color. Dawn has trained with renowed educators like Sam Villa, DJ Moran and John Yurkew.
Chris is an innovative stylist and has worked at International Hair Designs since 1991.  She has taken extensive training  at the New York Redken Exchange and is REDKEN COLOR CERTIFIED  Her specialty is creative cutting and re-texturizing, she completed a special training with the KERATIN COMPLEX by Coppola and received her certification. She has also trained with Vidal Sasson, Grund and Goldwell.

Julia is a creative highly motivated stylist, she has offered her services at our salon since 1996. Her clientele appreciates her friendly, outgoing personality. Julia enjoys working on curly hair, formal long hair styling, men's trendy cuts and color blending. She is highly trained in the latest hair coloring techniques, primarily foiling and dimensional coloring. Julia stays current with the latest in hair styling by attending many shows and seminars including the KERATIN COMPLEX smoothing system by Coppola.  Julia is certified in Hotheads 100% Human Hair Tape-in Hair Extensions. This service is great for adding length, volume and fullness to your hair.
Maria is a service oriented, talented stylist with over 20 years experience, she has been offering her services at International Hair Designs since 1999. She specializes in Special Occasion styling and her Bridal Styles are stunning, she enjoys creating classic or trendy looks as well as perming and creative hair color.   She received advanced training with Redken, Goldwell and Keune.   Maria attends many hands-on workshops and seminars to keep her technical skills current. In addition to her many skills, Maria excels at roller sets and perms.

Mare is a very talented experienced stylist, before she came to our salon, she worked at a top salon in down town Chicago for over 20 years, her specialty is advanced hair coloring, corrective coloring and highlighting and enjoys up to date hair cutting and styling for men and women. Mare is highly skilled on fine or curly hair, an expert at dry cutting and formal styling and attends many shows and seminars to keep her skills current, she is color certified by Goldwell. Mare loves her profession and gives her clientele great individualized service.  Mare has fun, knowledge and passion in creating custom red, blonde and brunette hair colors.

Julie has been a wonderful addition to our salon team! She greets each guest with her professional style and  manages our busy phones and front desk. With Julie's creative flair for decorating, she and her friend Laura  have helped us to update the salon's décor.
Nina - Nail Technician
Nina has had extensive training in Europe and the United States She is a very detail oriented nail technician who offers specialized services including manicures, French manicures, No-Chip manicures and Spa Pedicures. She enjoys shows and classes. She likes to use her creativity with her nail art for special occasions. 

Kelsey is a very talented and friendly stylist. Her talents include Brazilian Blowout/Keratin
Smoothing Treatments, Color & Foiling, Women, Men and Children Haircuts,  and Wedding/Special Occasion Makeup. Kelsey is a Certified Lash Extensionist with Xtreme Lashes.


Marina - Nail Technician, Facial Threading, Waxing 
Marina is skilled in many spa services including Gel Nails, No-Chip Manicures and Spa Pedicures. She also does Facial Threading and Full Body Waxing. She has trained in Russia and Israel, and speaks fluent  Russian and Hebrew.    


Stevie is a very artistic, innovative and creative hairstylist. She specializes in bright high-fashion color and edgy cuts for men and women. She has a passion for vintage special occasion style and make-up. She loves what she does and it shows through her attention to detail and love of big makeovers and transformation.  Stevie is certified in Hotheads 100% Human Hair Tape-In Hair Extensions. This service is great for adding length, volume and fullness to your hair.


Pam is a very experienced, artistic hair designer who has been doing hair for 30 years. She has taken many years of extensive training in all aspects of hair including cutting, styling and coloring. She specializes in dimensional coloring and corrective color. She enjoys creating short haircuts with attitude.

Irina - Esthetician
Irina is a highly trained European esthetician with over 15 years experience. She is well loved by her clients for her warmth  and knowledge in her approach to skin services which include: Facials, Precision Full Body Waxing for Women and Men, Lash and Brow Tinting.

Tina has been with the salon for 10 years. Her dedication to customer service and her warm and welcoming approach with clients and staff make her an amazing part of the team. If you are planning a wedding feel free to contact Tina at any time.


Karl is a licensed Barber focusing on men's haircuts and facial hair grooming.  Karl is a valuable asset to our team with his customer service, finance, and management skills. In addition to his strong skill set, he brings a wide range of knowledge from running his own business corporation for many years. 
Shampoo Techs

Our clients rave about Kremena's  exceptional shampoos with wonderful massage techniques. She is a talented, hard working shampoo tech originally from Bulgaria.
Pat has lived and worked in Lake Zurich for over 40 yrs.  Our clients enjoy seeing Pat at our salon, she  is very personable and gives great customer service.
Kimmy's number one goal is to have you looking and feeling your best at all times. Her attention to detail is on point. She is passionate about color, blonding, corrective color, men's cuts, smoothing treatments and hair extensions services. Call to reserve your appointment with Kimmy today!
Izabella is a licensed trained esthetician providing services including Facials, Full Body Waxing, Microdermabrasion, MicroNeedling, and Brow Tint. Originally from Poland, she has been in the Skin Care Industry for over 25 years. We welcome her to our IHD Salon Team!

Jess is our newer front desk receptionist. She is also a college student majoring in Business Administration.