Akela Douglas

(2010) Senior Artist and Wella & GHD Brand Educator

Akela brings her carefree California vibe to everything she does. She prides herself in being extremely versatile in all
aspects of hair for all hair types. That versatility has made her a highly sought after educator for color, cutting, extensions, and styling. Akela’s work has also graced the runways of New York Fashion Week, and popular
magazine pages. Her mastery with curly hair and strong styling ability led her to become the very first Beauty
Envision Awards Natural Texture Artist of the Year for 2020! Although this beauty queen is never afraid of a stage, her passion is behind the chair. “My greatest joy is creating a look customized to my guest that emphasizes their natural beauty.”