Welcome to Elle. An Aveda Concept Salon dedicated to the power of natural beauty.

Our salon was founded in 2006 and has been a dedicated Aveda Concept Salon since the beginning. We believe in the power of natural beauty, that being beautiful is as simple as being yourself. It's our job to bring that inner radiance out, to make sure everyone who sits in our chairs feel cared for, nurtured, and happy.

We love being part of the energy and creativity of our community and, like most who are “Lake Living” to the fullest, see the ride up and down Route 12 between our two locations as a chance to fully take in everything our area has to offer.

Our Michigan City, Indiana, flagship is nestled in the eclectic Uptown Arts District neighborhood amid galleries, boutiques, and vintage shops that we’ve watched grow and thrive around us since 2007. And now, our new location, just opened in May 2018 in the heart of downtown New Buffalo, Michigan, takes us into Harbor Country where bopping up and down Whittaker Street for shopping, cute lunch spots, and great coffee makes for a perfect afternoon after your service!

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"The positivity in our salon starts with our stylists." Elle hook

Stylists. Agents of personal care. Magic makers. No team is more fierce with a bottle of essential oils and a pair of scissors. Let us know what you're looking for from your stylist and we'll happily help you find a perfect match.

Cutting Edge Continuing Education

We believe that you can never learn too much and that a good stylist evolves as style evolves. The science, technique and trends behind the way we take care of hair, skin, body and soul are always changing. So at Elle we try to stay on top of 'what's new' by regularly attending Aveda Continuing Education programs multiple times each year - plus we love a good girls trip. ;-)

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Beauty comes from the inside. Our services draw them out.

Our services start with a consultation, include a blissful scalp massage with essential oils, and end with a complimentary blow dry. Positive energy, love, and encouragement come free of charge.

Our Services
Hair
  • Womens Haircut & Style $43+
  • Mens Haircut $32+
  • Childrens Haircut (under 12) $20+
  • Blowdry/Style $30+
  • Updo $55+
Extensions
  • VoMor (Consultation Required)
Color
  • Color $63+
  • Men's Color $25+
  • Partial Highlight $75+
  • Full Highlight $95+
  • Balayage $125+
Waxing
  • Eyebrow Sculpting $15+
  • Lip/Chin $15+
  • Facial Wax $40+

Purity. Mindfulness. Sustainability. Beauty that's part of something much bigger.

Elle has been a proud Aveda partner for 11 years. When it comes to understanding natural beauty - and the of power nature to help us feel beautiful - no one gets it more than Aveda. We carry a full line of haircare, skincare, make-up, fragrance, and lifestyle products. Naturally-derived, botanically based, and responsibly manufactured and packaged.

Doing Good Everyday: Our Way is The Aveda Way

Beauty comes from within - that's why we whole-heartedly embrace Aveda's mission to "care for the world we live in" as our own. We live it and we breathe it. Like Aveda, we strive to set an example for what it means to care about the world around us. From using ethically-made, environmentally-friendly products and hosting our Annual Environmental Party to help keep Lake Michigan clean to cheerleading our fellow local businesses in Michigan City, we take care to 'do good' every single day.

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