Meet the Team
There's a stylist for everyone at the Beach Shack
Brazilian Blowouts, Root Touchups, Perms, Keeper of the Good Vibes
Diana has kept the charm of the Beach Shack alive for over 30 years and quite frankly the Beach Shack wouldn't be what is today without her. She is the inspiration for the mantra "Good Vibes, Great Hair". Friendly, relaxed, and low key. Diana loves doing root touch-ups, Brazilian Blowouts, and Highlights. She's also a wizard at regular and spiral perms.
Stefania "Anya" Iacobelli
Blonding and Balayage Master, Long layers, Mens/Clipper Cuts, Expert Colorist
If you're looking for the perfect shade of blonde, beige or caramel, no matter your complexion or starting hair color, Anya is your girl. She's known for her meticulous and precise methods of blonding and balayage techniques. She's someone who will take care of your hair as if it was her own. She also excels at men's cuts and colors and is well versed in all ranges of color including fantasy vivid "mermaid" hair color. No project is too big.
When she isn't in the salon, you can find her at the roller-skate park, getting her yoga on, or attending a drum circle and getting involved with the local community.
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Precision Cuts, Balayage, Highlights, Men's/Clipper Cuts, Guest Experience
Emily is a passionate hairstylist has an eye for hair and can't get enough of this industry. She's a does it all kind of girl when it comes to salon services: clipper cuts, colors, highlights, balayage and root touch-ups. Emily is known for her bright energy and loves connecting with her guests. One visit with Emily and you'll be hooked on her charm.
When she's not behind the chair, she's at the beach, going to concerts or just hanging out with family, friends and of course, her beloved cat Yogi.
Precision Haircuts, Barber Cuts, Highlights, Bleach and Tones, Master Stylist
Carly, originally from Arizona, has been doing hair since she was 18 years old, and can do it all. Whether you want a precision bob, pixie, or a killer fade, Carly has you covered. She also loves everything color. Whether you want to be a platinum blonde, or just need some gray coverage (and everything in between), she's got you covered.
Being behind the chair most her career, Carly dipped into the corporate side of the hair industry right before the pandemic, but her love of connecting with her guests, and her love of creating custom cuts and color brought her back to working behind the chair in Mid June, 2022.
Naturally drawn to the beach and the SoCal lifestyle, Carly made her way to San Diego County in 2016, where she lives with her husband Robert, and two teenage boys, Bodhi and Dillion.
Not only is Carly an excellent stylist, she also has a wonderful personality and easily lights up a room.
Master Haircutter, Barber, Colorist
California born and raised David has a special affinity for San Diego county and the southern california life style and the special looks that come from the beaches of so cal its natural that he would end up here at the beach shack .
His long and extensive career has taken him up and down the coastline from san diego to La and even to New york to learn East coast styles and techniques, to help fill out his extensnive experience within the hair dressing community.
He loves to cut hair especially short hair but is a master at long hair looks and mid length bobs and pixie cuts , a master barber he has even spent time on camp pendleton working for the military and keeping our marines looking sharp
he has extensive experience in the color field, loves to color grey hair and excels at freehand balayage techniques and hi lite by foil. Blondes brunettes and redheads ,David does it all he loves natural looks that bring out the inner beauty and attitude of his clients allowing the world to see the true personality and confidence that loving your hair can bring to his wonderful clientelle