Alisha Valen Jurkevicz Owner | Stylist | Makeup Artist Alisha began her career in cosmetology in 2005, quickly excelling to win “First Place” and “People’s Choice” at Austin’s Style Cup hair competition. In 2007, after completing a year apprenticeship under José Buitron, she joined the floor of elite stylists. Alisha has done hair and makeup on local runway shows for Richie Rich, Estilo, Stag, By George, Saks Fifth Avenue and more. In Sept 2013 Alisha was asked to join the Oribe team for New York Fashion Week doing hair for Rebecca Taylor and Mathieu Mirano. During SXSW she was a makeup artist for Molly Sims and hair and makeup stylist on the “Rain Down” music video for the band members of Autumn Boukadakis. During AFW she was nominated for a “Rising Star” award in 2012 and in 2013 for “Critics Choice”. Her bridal work has been featured on the cover of Austin Bridal Guide Magazine. Alisha is also passionate about other areas of art: she danced with Joffery Ballet NY, Boston Ballet, and Contemporary Ballet Dallas, and has recently taken up photography where she enjoys playing with edgy looks and intricate lighting. Red Stella is a new, eclectic, high end salon/boutique in central Austin. We offer a range of hair and makeup services, skin care, Oribe and Eminence products, and much more! We are committed to the excellence in the art of hairdressing and are passionate about serving you.Red Stella’s team of professionals lift your whole experience with first class styling and service. We are passionately dedicated to providing clients with the highest level of skills, service, and products, in a friendly, eclectic salon environment. Whether you are aiming for something sensually striking, or sensationally naturale’ we are committed to helping you achieve your goal.Terri White and Alisha Jurkevicz got together and came up with a salon/boutique concept that's just a little different from all the others. They really want to pamper you the moment you walk through the door. From hot neck wraps during your color process to complimentary hand massages, they want you to enjoy your service from the moment you walk through the door.