Voted "Best Hair Salon 2021" by Illinois times readers

Our Team

We’re a diverse and unique group of dedicated Stylists & Technicians & that’s what makes Appearances such a great place to visit & work. We come together each week to provide outstanding services and develop lasting relationships with you. The Appearances Treatment is always that our client is our main focus, allowing you to relax, trust your stylist & enjoy your experience in our salon. 

Bernie Koch

Owner & Stylist

Natalie Grider

Owner & Stylist

Brandi Hill

Salon Manager

Lauren Stokes

Asst. Manager & Nail Technician

Debbie Alstott


Vickie Broughton


Aldona Shafer

Esthetician & Stylist

Brooke Wallner


Erica McKinney

Stylist & Makeup Artist

Maureen Duckworth

Stylist & Makeup Artist

Myles Alexander

Top Barber

Nicole Watts

Stylist & Nails Specialist

Sarah Arkebauer

Stylist & Barber

Emily Beaty

Stylist & Brows Specialist