ADORN SALON is a Paul Mitchell Focus Salon in the heart of Nobhill. We are in a beautiful little suite with a big view. There are two stylist, Mandy Salazar the owner and Alex Gurule. Both are well versed in all hair types. We use Paul Mitchell color, products and tools. Both work by appointment only.

Mission Statement: To ADORN and boost confidence in our clients in a beautiful relaxing Paul Mitchell Focus Salon using an elevated craft of hairdressing.

Adorn Salon


We offer a wide variety of hair care, including updos, barbershop cuts, color, highlights, curly hair cuts, avendar, grey, jewel tones and unicorn hair.

Mandy Salazar


Mandy Salazar, Master Stylists, owner of ADORN SALON and Educator with John Paul Mitchell Systems, definitely has her own innovative style. She believes a great colorist should master creating every hair color. Her talent for mixing color formulas that produce shades complimentary to individual skin tone and facial features are enhanced by her unique artistic ability. She has perfected creating natural blondes, highlights and ombres but is also known for her amazing reds, chocolately hues, and the most vibrant creative fashion tones, such as lavendar, grey, jewel tones and unicorn hair. She believes every color must compliment the haircut. Mandy is well-versed in all hair types and specializes in curly hair. She also dabbles in waxing, and PCA chemical skin peels. Mandy has worked with ABQ's most talented artists, photographers, and makeup artists here in N.M. doing photo shoots. As a Paul Mitchell Educator, and loves sharing her knowledge of the craft of hair. But her favorite part of her job is making you look and feel beautiful.


Alex Gurule

Alex Gurule is an Albuquerque native and began her hair journey in 2010. The favorite part of her career is knowing that she is helping her guests not only look, but most importantly feel like their best selves. She has outstanding experience in the hair industry from working in former Paul Mitchell focus salons and has had extensive Paul Mitchell training in color, cuts and styles. She also has many years experience working in a barbershop. Alex specializes in mens and women's hair cutting and color. She is also certified in PCA skincare.


Raquel Young

Raquel is a newly licensed cosmetologist. She has taken CEC cosmetology classes in high school, modeled in hair shows for Paul Mitchell over the years, and has assisted Mandy at Adorn salon for 5 years. Raquel is certified in Bellami hair extensions and PCA professional Skin care. Her favorite services are highlights and women’s cuts. She would like to specialize in blonding or grey blending services. She is excited for her new journey as a stylist at Adorn salon. She hopes to make all her clients feel a little more confident every time they leave her chair.


  Mandy and Alex both offer the convenience of on-line booking.
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We only use the finest Paul Mitchell products.
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Get in touch

salon phone:

3503 Central Ave NE Suite D
Albuquerque NM, 87106

We are in the corner of Central and Amherst facing Amherst in an upstairs suite.