Team Heads Will Roll
Team HWR consists of 9 experienced, knowledgeable, and passionate individuals. We have had most of our core team since our creation in 2013. Collectively we have over 15 years of experience. What makes team HWR unique, is all of our team members have a full arsenal of styles and techniques, from vintage waves, braids, sparkling cut creases, glamorous up-dos, and everything in between. This means we can always deliver what you are envisioning for your everyday cut and color, wedding, event, or photo shoot. Plus for all hair styling and makeup services we travel to you! All of our hair and makeup artists are trained and licensed professionals.
Dottie Vee, owner and lead stylist, and our in salon team, not only provide hair styling, but offers in salon services, including hair cuts, color, color correction, extensions, hair treatments, and more for all genders and ages, at our salon suite location.
Our team is dedicated to making your HWR experience memorable!
Continue below to get to know team HWR a bit better!
Dottie Vee was born in the Lone Star state of Texas in San Antonio! Living in many different states,she chose the city of Las Vegas as her home base! Dottie has had a strong passion for hair and make up since she was a kid,making her dreams come true when she turned 17 by becoming a licensed beauty professional. She has accomplished many goals in her 13-year career such as styling for the Jackson family, leading shows at LA Fashion Week, styled for Betsey Johnson,wig styling for Cirque du Soleil and local celebrities on the Las Vegas Strip, making her way into the pin up community and bridal industry! Her biggest accomplishment to date has been the birth of Heads Will Roll.
Dottie pours all of her love and passion into each HWR guest and takes pride in being a part of their special day,and connecting with people from all over the world. Her obsession with hair truly shows in all of her haircuts,colors,color corrections, barbering, and up-styling. Dottie gathers most of her inspiration through traveling and her amazing partner, Nick! Together they travel the world and learn about many cultures and further their education to celebrate everyone around the globe! At home she is a mother to Kadence and baby Scarlet and her pups Moose, Zombie, a misfit, and little Chewy!
Her love for hair & makeup is her way of creating art to bring a vision to realty, making someone feel like a queen. With a passion for working on set with photographers / filming creating unique breathtaking looks. Luci also enjoys working with brides and bridal parties to create such memorable experience that last forever. Working with celebrities to your everyday girl next door She has a strong eye to details. Luci is also a traveling hair and makeup artist, so even if you’re not local email for traveling inquiry.
Specialize in Vintage artistry as well as Modern Romantic looks to High Fashion. Her work has been featured in multiple publications, ads, TV and runways.
Miss Kupcake is a loud and proud Italian gal born and raised in Las Vegas, NV! She’s been in the industry since 2005 and her passion for hair and make up keeps her going strong! Kristina is a well rounded stylist as she specializes in vintage styling, bridal, updos, film and video, and behind the chair color correction. She loves her craft so much, knowing she made someones day better by making them feel beautiful inside and out is a reward in itself. Kristina is a baking queen,cupcake lover, tattoo collector, fashionista, make up hoarder and a wonderful mother to a Chaweenie and a baby tortoise!
Janet Cake has a passion for all things beauty and it has prompted her to the top in her field. Although Janet was born and raised in Los Angeles, she is now based here in Las Vegas,NV (and we are so happy about it !) She takes pride in enhancing women’s natural beauty,making skin look its best, getting guests camera ready and treating every guest in her chair like a movie star. Specializing in modern,pin up, and bridal make up, she also loves doing special FX makeup. Janet’s dream is to inspire young women around the world to feel beautiful, confident, and strong in their own skin! Your face is her canvas, let’s have some fun with it! Eating hot salsa and avocados is another passion of hers,proud parent of her karate-kid son and a huskie.
Carly Ryan grew up in Glendale, CA. She got her first Makeup job in 2001 at the local hair salon she frequented all throughout High School, while attending Esthetician School at Citrus College. Carly then obtained her California State Board Esthetician License in 2002. After getting certified, she began to flesh out her resume by doing Indie Films, Student Films; trade for print photoshoots with local photographers and working the LA nightlife circuit producing fashion shows that featured up-and-coming designers and working Cosmetic Retail with Napoleon Perdis, MAC and as a traveling airbrush artist with Belletto Studio.
Carly moved to Las Vegas in 2014 and hit the ground running with a major campaign for the Cromwell Hotel and a stint at KÁ by Cirque du Soliel. Currently balancing life and work between Las Vegas and Southern California, Carly continues to offer fully mobile services for Production, Print, and Events. She recently became part of the local 720 IATSE and continues to grow and support fellow Artists throughout the creatives community by volunteering for charity events including Circus Couture and One Night for One Drop. Her style ranges from classic beauty to vintage to Instaglam and everything in between! She has a love for 90s nostalgia, crystals and dad jokes which is sure to add a laugh or two and a breath of fresh air to your experience!
My name is Andrea Marquez. I graduated from the Academy of Hair Design in 2012 and still continue to fall in love with my craft everyday. Helping people feel great about themselves is my passion! I've worked at plenty of salons and finally took the leap to make my Dream come true! Before doing hair I was a published Pin Up model. You can see some of my publications in Delicious Dolls Magazine and Mag Cloud Calendars. You can see some of my published work in Coffin Cuties Magazine, Quinceanera Magazine, Wedding Magazine, Sweet and Inked Magazine, Elegant magazine and more to come in the near future! Vintage Styling is my first passion in hair. Everything about the culture and lifestyle is relatable for me. I am a chicana soldier, a powerful, confident, and free leader. Blessed to be able to express and share my creativity with my community. I am a dedicated mother of one extremely smart little boy who I call Vincent. He is one of my biggest WHY’s.. Besides doing hair I have a big passion for fashion. Being able to express oneself through wardrobe combined with hairstyle and or color is something that fuels my passion for doing what I love most. I am a true believer of consistency and never giving up on yourself. Si se puede mija! That’s the honest truth. On my free time I’m a painter, writer, poet, photographer, interior designer, wardrobe stylist. I am a creative. I’m constantly inspired by the talent that surrounds, supports, and loves me. Truly thankful and greatful to each and every one of our guests who trust me and my Dream Team. Anything is possible if you put your mind to it. Dreams really do come true so Dream BIG and Dream UP. ALLDAY.
Sarah Vamp, also known as The Vamp of the pinup duo The Fox and The Vamp, is a professional pinup model, vintage enthusiast, and experienced graphic designer based in Las Vegas, NV. She has been the manager of booking and marketing for Heads Will Roll since 2014. Sarah’s mission is to ensure your HWR experience starts as smooth and stress free as possible! Her experience with styling, design, hair and makeup, and her commitment to providing the best customer service will make the start of your experience effortless! She has lived in Las Vegas since 2005, and definitely knows the city she loves, and calls home. Sarah loves to help with much more then just booking your hair and makeup! She can guide you to top notch photographers, the best in shopping, local hot spots, and tasty eats!
Alyssa Velasquez knew from a very young age that she would always be a cosmetologist. After spending countless hours visualizing, practicing, and honing her skills, she received her cosmetology license and the keys to share her talents with the world. Growing up in a small town, she would often dream of the big things she would do in cosmetology, and in 2013 she arrived in Las Vegas to make it a reality. With her huge smile, quick scissors, and unique vision, she quickly rose to educator status and traveled the country sharing cutting-edge techniques with her peers. In a few short years she’s been internationally published, named a finalist in multiple makeup competitions, and seen her work displayed on Halloween costumes throughout the United States, all while providing high-quality looks for her local clientele. Ready to take on any challenge with a smile, Alyssa is constantly pushing her skills to new heights specializing in weddings, braids, and updos of all kinds.
Stephanie Jensen is an avid enthusiast of radical self-love, living the most radiant life, and having a killer hairstyle that matches that same energy. She believes that hair is a blank canvas to share an individual’s sparkling personality. When working with her clients she intuitively connects with them, asks the important lifestyle questions necessary to understand what is needed for her clients, and then does her best to translate this back to them in direct manner for the most effective consultation. Stephanie’s passion for hair artistry shows through her custom cuts, personalized hair colors, and tailored hairstyles. She has a very special place in her heart for balayage, foilayage, and vivid hair colors - but also loves slaying a fresh men’s fade. Even with over 10 years in the industry, Stephanie takes pride in continuously evolving as a hairstylist through taking classes, certifications, and also assisting master stylists whenever possible. Her intention is to inspire other’s to get excited about expressing their authentic selves again and sometimes all you need is a new hairstyle to tap back into that part of you. When Stephanie isn’t in the salon, you can find her lifting heavy weights, head banging to dubstep, and collecting more tattoos than she has room on her skin for.
From a toddler, Valentina always had a fiery passion for the art of hair. Valentina has always had the dream of being a cosmetologist, constantly designing and creating new hair looks for her barbies. Growing up in Vegas, Valentina has allowed to her art and creativity to shine like the neon lights of our city, making a name for herself specializing in fashion colors and haircuts. Along with her hair career, she also works in the cannabis industry as an event coordinator. One of her favorite pastimes is creating vegan dishes for her and her wonderful boyfriend. She also has a quirky and beautiful cat, Poe!