Shawna Parvin, Co-founder and owner at Motive Hair, is an influencer in the beauty industry with over 20 years of experience. She is a former worldwide educator for Goldwell USA and Aquage focusing on short haircuts (voted best in Austin), precision styles, and classic looks. She has won a NAHA (North American Hairstylist Award) for texture and was a finalist nominee for Hairstylist of the Year. She’s styled celebrities like Patty Griffin, Lucinda Williams, Shawn Colvin, and Zoey Deschanel.
Outside of the salon, Shawna and her wife live just outside of Austin in the historic town of Lockhart. Together, they share their home with their adorable companions, Valentine the dog and Stetson the charming naked cat. Shawna is also an accomplished artist creating incredible oil paintings, and her works have been featured at our pop-up markets and galleries in Lockhart!