Welcome to Parasol Beauty Atelier.   We are a close team of experienced, California Licensed Estheticians.  All of our Artists strive to provide professional, results-oriented skincare and beauty treatments by integrating cutting-edge technology, products and talent with artistry and style. We are committed to delivering customized, beautiful results in a fun, professional and friendly environment where creativity and inspiration fills the air.  At Parasol, we love what we do so we are naturally empowered to be the best, dedicating ourselves to growth, change and continued education. We believe in providing quality services, using only the best products and are devoted to conducting business and living our lives every day with integrity, passion and positive intention.

JULICE, Founder, Certified Permanent Makeup Artist & Trainer
EXPERIENCE: Julice has been providing Permanent Makeup services in Palo Alto since 2002.  She is a certified, lifetime member of the Society of Permanent Makeup Professionals, an internationally recognized organization committed to upholding excellence in the Permanent Makeup industry. Julice stays on the cutting edge of Permanent Makeup artistry, trends and technology by participating in training programs and conferences throughout the US, Europe and Asia.  She is a Permanent Makeup Trainer, conducting training programs in the art of Microblading. She also teaches classes in fundamentals as well as advanced courses for powdered brows and lip shading.  All Estheticians and Microblading Artists at Parasol undergo a hands-on training program led by Julice.  Learn more about Permanent Makeup.

Managing Esthetician and Microblading Artist
EXPERIENCE: Melissa has been specializing in brow shaping at Parasol for over 2 years.  Prior to joining the Parasol team, she worked as a brow artist at Benefit Brow Bar in Palo Alto and San Francisco.  She graduated from The Makeup Designory in Burbank, California and received her Esthetics training from Cinta Institute in San Francisco, Ca.  She has also been trained by Julice in the art of Microblading.  Melissa is talented, fun, professional, playful and very passionate about Disneyland and all things BROWS! As a Managing Esthetician, Melissa works closely with Julice to oversee Parasol’s Brow Bar and Microblading Department.

Licensed Esthetician, Senior Facialist and Brow Artist
EXPERIENCE: With over 6 years of esthetics experience, Christine is a beauty expert.  She is a results oriented Esthetician who thrives on educating her clients on proper skincare to address their skin specific needs. She has experienced great success in treating acne and anti-aging clients. Armed with a background in massage therapy, she knows how to create a luxurious facial experience.  While she loves doing facials, her journey in esthetics spawned from a passion for eyebrows.  Having experienced a horrific brow wax as a young girl, she became very motivated to pursue a career in esthetics so she can help women look their best.  Christine is talented, professional and loves helping her clients look and feel great.  
During her spare time, Christine enjoys hiking, doing yoga and appreciating nature.

Licensed Esthetician, Skincare Specialist
EXPERIENCE:  As a native of Palo Alto, Hannah cannot be happier to serve her community.  Hannah has spent over 10 years in the health/beauty/wellness industry. As someone who has suffered from years of chronic skincare challenges, she has great empathy towards clients and enjoys coaching them towards achieving healthier skin.  
After receiving her B.A in Fine Arts from the University of San Francisco, Hannah decided to pursue her real passion in skincare at the San Francisco Institute of Esthetics and Cosmetology.  During her spare time, Hannah enjoys babysitting her nephew, playing with her cats and spending time with her family.

Chief Customer Experience Officer
Phoenix is a 1 year old multi-generational Mini Australian Labradoodle.  He joined our team when he was 8 weeks old and he loves greeting and playing with our clients.  During his days off, he enjoys being outdoors.  He especially loves hiking, playing fetch at the park, running on the beach and playing with his friends.