Karina was born and raised in Santa Barbara where she still resides with her husband and two children, Sophia (4) and Alexander (1). She had a love for hair and fashion at the very young age of seventeen when she began her first job at Trade Secrets Salon.

Karina Flores Santa Barbara Skin Deep

After high school Karina moved to Santa Monica where she attended the Vidal Sassoon Academy of Cosmetology. Following her training, she moved back to Santa Barbara and started her position at Salon Patine as an assistant. Karina is truly dedicated to her salon clients, and is a talented makeup artist. Although a very busy mom with two children, Karina is always excited about her profession as she often says, “I love to make people feel beautiful”.

Karina also assists at Skin Deep as a retail sales associate and enjoys sharing her product knowledge with customers.

Karina’s Faves: “Moroccanoil, glo Essentials Hydro Nourish Shampoo/Conditioner, Glam Palm Flat Iron, and Decléor Aroma White C products! Just to list a few!”