SVE Team
Bio's

Salon V Experience is all about its people, their experiences, talent, and passion for hair care. Get to know them, so you may chose the most appropriate beauty professional to accompany you on your hair care journey.

Vera Toliver-Gray

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Owner/Executive Master Stylist

Mastery in all hair treatments with specialization in hair extensions

         Vera Gray is the founder and operator of Salon V Experience. The woman that lends her initial to the salon name has over 30 years' experience as a hairstylist.  Revered as a master hairstylist, she is experienced in providing hair care for women and men of all ethnic backgrounds and versed in a variety of hair treatments for natural and chemically treated hair.  Not only is she the owner for Salon V Experience but is the Chief Creative Director ensuring consistent high quality is provided by all the hairstylists. Salon V Experience business model is based on Vera's vast experience successfully serving thousands of clients over her thirty year tenure as a beauty professional.

       In 2017, Vera was recognized twice for her accomplishments in the hair care industry. She was awarded the Phenomenon Woman Award from 95.5 the Lou, the local Radio One radio station in St. Louis, MO. 

Also, she was awarded the Visionary Award by the St. Louis chapter of the National Council of Negro Women.  Vera received her cosmetology education from Debwin Beauty College and over the years added a bachelor's degree in Human Services from Columbia College and a Masters degree in Human Resource Development from Webster University.  Vera's philosophy on hair care is based on the premise that all hair treatments should sustain and promote healthy hair. 

Portfolio

Color-balayage
Color-balayage

Color-balayage

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Natural style
Natural style

Natural style

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Color and style
Color and style

Color and style

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Short cut and style
Short cut and style

Short Cut and style

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Sew-in extensions
Sew-in extensions

Sew-in extensions

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Sew-in extensions
Sew-in extensions

Sew-in extensions

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Color ends
Color ends

Color ends

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Crochet extensions
Crochet extensions

Crochet extensions

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Color, short cut and style
Color, short cut and style

Color, short cut and style

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