About Us

vata /va·ta/ (vah´tah) [Sanskrit] in ayurveda, one of the three doshas, condensed from the elements air and space. It is the principle of kinetic energy in the body, is concerned with the nervous system and with circulation, movement, and pathology.

Our Goal

At Vata our goal is to have the most highly educated and trained stylists in the NW so that we may exceed your expectations every time! We accomplish this with selective employment, and monthly advanced training classes in the latest techniques and trends.


We are committed to providing education and growth opportunities for our guests, staff and community and have partnered with Aveda, the leader in environmental and wellness products for hair, skin, air and body care.


We invite you to experience our many options for rejuvenation, relaxation, balance and beauty. Vata Salon offers a full menu of hair services and nail services that support your lifestyle from our newly remodel salon in downtown Vancouver, WA.  Just minutes away from Portland, Or.  Contact us today to schedule your next appointment!


Our Stylists

Our stylists travel to L.A., Seattle & Vancouver B.C. for the best Aveda advanced training in cut and color. All stylists have gone through Aveda Pureform training as well as continued monthly training with our Master Stylist to provide you with the best hair services for your lifestyle.


Our Master Stylists

Our Master Stylist has trained at Aveda, Gene Juarez, Paul Mitchell, & Vidal Sassoon academies. She has been featured on TV shows Ambush Makeover & Weddings Portland Style, and was a stylist for the Portland Trail Blazers dance team. At Vata, we pride ourselves on bringing you the top trends and modifying them for what best suits your lifestyle.