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Northwest 18th

Our flagship salon was opened in the Slabtown neighborhood in October 2007. On the corner of NW 18th and Marshall, in a bright yellow building, is where you’ll find us. Urban Waxx is conveniently located near unique shopping, fine dining and hip lounges and bars. There is no better place in Portland than Urban Waxx to relax, enjoy a beverage and get the most comfortable wax you can imagine. Schedule your next wax at Urban Waxx Northwest Portland.

HOURS
Monday & Tuesday CLOSED
Wednesday-Friday 8am-8pm
Saturday & Sunday 9am-6pm

Urban Waxx NW Portland

1036 NW 18th Ave
Portland, OR 97209

Northwest 18th Team

Bernadette

GEM

pronouns: she/her

Bernadette is a singer and songwriter who loves to spend her days listening to records. She is a fan of good company, thrift shopping, sorbet, and drinking coffee from local cafes. She has a Mini Aussie Shepard named Seabass who she loves to buy fun and cute outfits for. Bernadette loves to cook plant-based meals and try new recipes, but a fully loaded Charcuterie Board is the key to her heart.

Portland Oregon Esthetician

Diane D

Waxer

pronouns: she/her

Like most Pacific Northwest residents, Diane is a sucker for the fall because it means all of her favorite things: football season, sweaters, and boots! She spends her free time tasting her way through town, venturing into new restaurants and scoping out really great wines. Prior to becoming one of Portland’s best waxers, she was a schoolteacher and has her bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Oregon State University – go BEAVS! Diane enjoys playing tennis, boxing, golfing and traveling to warm places with her three kiddos.

Psyche T

Waxer

Psyche loves to travel and hear about the adventures the people around her have experienced. She grew up in Eugene, OR but has moved around to San Fransisco, Los Angeles, and Las Vegas. Eventually, she just had to come back to the Pacific Northwest. She has been a vegetarian for half of her life and is thankful for the amazing vegan food that Portland has to offer. Gardening and reading books are some of her favorite ways to decompress. You can find Psyche’s nose in around 2-3 books at a time. She studied Sanskrit for 4 years and she is also fluent in French.

Monica Q

Waxer

pronouns: she/her

Monica is from Eugene but made the move to attend Portland State University and got her degree in Social Work. Before finding her passion for esthetics, she worked in Early Childhood for 7 years. Tater Tot is the name of her Miniature Pinscher and she also has a love for cats. She enjoys dancing, attend concerts, and anything lavender flavored or scented. Her favorite colors are gold, pink, and white and she is a left-handed gal.

Portland Oregon Esthetician

Stephanie B

Waxer

This Portland native (who has also lived in France!) is an outdoor girl. An avid hiker, a skier (since she was 3 years old), Stephanie loves the freedom of exploring new outdoor adventures. But as a resident of the rainy Pacific Northwest, Stephanie makes the most of her indoor time, too. She loves cooking and baking (especially with avocados and chocolate), enjoys reading books, and watching some good scary movies. Stephanie is mellow, even-tempered, and always chill.

Portland Oregon Esthetician

Sydnie H

Waxer

pronouns: she/her

This Canby native is an avid reader who will have you laughing within the first 5 minutes of meeting her. She enjoys anything having to do with make-up…it is one of her favorite things ever! Sydnie also loves rap music, even though one of her very favorite bands is Maroon 5. She is also obsessed with Harry Potter, crime shows, books, and podcasts, even though they scare the living daylights out of her, she cannot get enough! Sydnie is always on the lookout for a delicious new restaurant, and her favorite things to eat are sushi and spaghetti and knit. In her spare time, she loves to snuggle her two German Shepherds, Tango and Kilo.

Cody

GEM

pronouns: she/her

Cody says that her spirit animal is a hummingbird, and that makes total sense once you meet her. She is full of energy and always filling the salons with her positive spirit. While she is not making our guests feel totally at ease, she is pursuing her fitness goals as a Barre 3 and a kickboxing instructor. Cody’s favorite things are brunch and happy hour, and she also loves going to the drive in for movie time (as long as they aren’t scary). Cody backpacked around New Zealand by herself for 10 weeks, and she also hiked to the top of the Colorado Rocky Mountains 4 times! Cody loves, cats, concerts, butternut squash, coffee and beer!

Kimi

GEM

Kimi was born in Texas but found her love for Oregon. She played four years of collegiate softball and has her degree in Journalism. She could drink iced coffee all day long and if she is picking the dinner spot, you better believe it’s sushi or Ruth’s Chris. A few of her other favorite things include the beach, the color pink, and traveling to New Zealand.

Tiffany

GEM

pronouns: she/her

This San Jose, California native is not just a gifted Guest Experience Manager, she is also an Ordained Minister! She was ordained by the Universal Life Church. She also recently graduated from University of Oregon with an advertising major. She absolutely loves art and you can almost always find her outside on a hike! Tiffany is a total foodie and she is also a fan of experimenting with creating  original craft cocktails. She is also an animal lover and is very passionate about being in the service industry!

Anna M

Waxer

pronouns: they/them

Anna loves being an Esthetician because they want people to love themselves and feel good about the way they look. When Anna is feeling blue they play with make-up, and they also loves to go on hikes. Anna is obsessed with Harry Potter, and they love to read. Anna believes the book is always better than the movie! Anna has 3 black cats that have all been strays, they have been a vegetarian for most of their life, and one day they want to own a farm where they can have as many animals as they want! Anna also wants to own a Pomeranian one day so they can buy it lots of cute little outfits.  Anna’s sweet and gentle disposition and their desire to make everyone feel like their best selves makes them the perfect choice for a first time guest!

Portland Oregon Esthetician

Skye W

Waxer

pronouns: she/her

This sweet and kind gals favorite time of the year is fall and has a year-round love for coffee…a Chestnut Praline Latte to be exact. She has a son named Sage whom she absolutely adores and she is also the mama of a kitten named Kai. In her spare time, she loves to explore and go on adventures around Portland with her son. Some of Skye’s favorite hobbies include art, shopping, and reading.

Shiloh

GEM

pronouns: she/her

Shiloh has lived in Portland for eleven years and has always enjoyed traveling the state to thrift. She hopes one day she can open her own vintage restoration business. A big passion for Shiloh is to make authentic self-care accessible to her community. She loves to make her own herbal elixirs, perfumes, and tea blends. She loves all things gardening and enjoys quick walks to Coava by her house for a cappuccino. She also enjoys traveling and next on her list is to visit Oaxaca, Mexico.

Portland Wax Salon Esthetician

Keelin C

Waxer

pronouns: she/her

Keelin was born and raised in Hillsboro, Oregon. She has two sisters who are her best friends. Keelin LOVES going out to eat and checking out new places, and her favorite restaurants are Urban Fondue and Outback Steakhouse. She loves all types of music and really enjoys musical theater and Broadway shows. In a past life, Keelin most likely would have been a stand-up comedian…her favorite thing is making people laugh! She is obsessed with all things Disney and has been to Disneyland around 20+ times. Makeup is a passion of Keelin’s and she has always dreamed of working in the beauty industry.