Northgate


The Gene Juarez Salon & Spa in north Seattle is located outside the Northgate Mall with easy access from I-5. This hair salon and spa is your zen oasis, with rich mahogany tones and a gorgeous, modern interior. You will be welcomed by our warm and inviting staff and we will whisk you away to relaxation, no matter your desired service or treatment.


OUR TEAM

Color

Premier Artists

Berlin

Premier Colorist

Berlin is a premier colorist from Seattle, WA and has been a colorist at Gene Juarez for 13 years. She enjoys perms, Keratin Smoothing Treatments, and is balayage certified. No hair color is off limits!

Colleen

Premier Colorist

Colleen is a a premier and master colorist from the PNW! She’s been with Gene Juarez for 31 years and loves highlights and grey blending.

Sandy

Premier Colorist

Sandy has been a premier colorist at Gene Juarez for 29 years, bringing 35 years of professional experience to her craft. She’s also a perm specialist and educator, balayage certified, and specializes in highlights.

Shawn

Premier Colorist

Shawn is a premier and master colorist from Billings, MT and has been a hair professional for 35 years. With 31 years of experience at Gene Juarez, Shawn specializes in a variety of services! She enjoys perms, Keratin Smoothing Treatments, bleach and tone, corrective color, fashion colors and is balayage certified.

Artists

Astrid

Colorist

Astrid has been a Gene Juarez colorist for the past seven years. She loves working with fashion colors, reds, and is balayage certified.

Bobbie Mae

Bobbie Mae is a colorist originally from Hawaii! She has four years of industry experience and has been with Gene Juarez for three of those years. She specializes in balayages. Check out her work on Instagram @_bobbimae 

Carissa

Colorist

Carissa is from Seattle, WA and has nine years of experience as a colorist. She’s been at Gene Juarez for seven years and specializes in Keratin Smoothing Treatments, corrective color and is balayage certified.

Cate

Colorist

Cate is from Yakima, WA and has been a colorist at Gene Juarez for 25 years. She brings 30 years of industry experience and enjoys perms, corrective color and is balayage certified.

Hannah

Colorist

Hannah is from Seattle, WA and has been a colorist at Gene Juarez for seven years! She is balayage certified.

Isabella

Colorist

Isabella is from Olympia, WA and has been a colorist at Gene Juarez for three years with four years of experience in the industry.

Isley

Colorist

Isley is from Seattle, WA. She has been a Colorist at Gene Juarez for the past six years and specializes in rich brunettes and is balayage certified.

Kendall

Colorist

Kendall is a seasoned colorist and has been with Gene Juarez since she started her career in hair in 1987. With 33 years of experience, Kendall most enjoys giving her clients beautiful foils.

Lexi

Lexi is from San Diego, but now resides in the PNW. She has been in the industry for five years and has been with Gene Juarez for three. She specializes in fashion colors, bleach and tones, heavy foils, and drastic hair changes! Check our her work on Instagram @celestial_colorist 

Mason

Colorist

Mason is a master colorist from San Francisco. He’s been in the hair industry for eight years and has been with Gene Juarez for four. Mason loves to create perfectly imperfect hair! He specializes in “California” blondes and is balayage certified.

Payton

Colorist

Payton is from Colorado Springs and has been a hairdresser for five years! She’s been a designer with Gene Juarez for two years at the Downtown salon and specializes in grey coverage/blending, as well as creating more natural, sunkissed looks. She welcomes clients that are looking to make a change but aren’t quite ready to take the leap.

Pearl

Colorist

Pearl is originally from Vietnam and has been a colorist at Gene Juarez for five years. With six years of industry experience, she loves all hair types and textures! She enjoys everything about hair.

Samantha

Colorist

Samantha is from Seattle, WA and has been a colorist with Gene Juarez for over four years. She loves all things color and is balayage certified!

Seth

Seth is a Goldwell Master Colorist and has been in the industry 3 years. He loves tailoring hair color to his clients – Including base colors, custom highlighting and fashion colors. He is also Keratin Smoothing Certified, Check out his Instagram at @Seth.Gj

Design

Premier Artists

Amie

Premier Designer

Amie has been a designer for 11 years at Gene Juarez. She specializes in shorter haircuts and blowdrys.

Heidi

Premier Designer

Heidi is a Seattle transplant from Montana. She’s been a designer at Gene Juarez for eight years and has nine years of experience in the industry. She loves to create trendy looks with razor cuts and precision cuts. She also enjoys cutting long, blended layers! Consulting with her clients for style goals is another part of the job Heidi enjoys.

James

Premier Designer

James is a premier designer from Edmonds, WA and has been at Gene Juarez for 31 years. James specializes in working with most hair types and loves all cuts and styles!

Kayla

Premier Designer

Kayla is from Seattle, WA and has been a hair professional for 18 years. She’s been a designer at Gene Juarez for 17 years and specializes in bridal hair, hair repairs, cut correction and treatments. She loves listening to her clients to really focus in on their hair goals.

Michael

Premier Designer

Michael is from Mt. Vernon, WA and is a premier designer. He’s been at Gene Juarez for 30 years and specializes in both long and short hair styles. He also enjoys working with curly and textured hair types.

Shelby

Premier Designer

Shelby is originally from White Salmon, WA! She has been a designer with Gene Juarez for 17 years, and loves everything to do with hair having been in the industry for 18 years.

Artists

Ashley

Designer

Ashley is an LA native and became a designer with Gene Juarez five years ago. With six years of hairdressing experience, Ashley most enjoys working with long hair and loves to give her clients beautifully blown out hair. She is Keratin Smoothing Treatment certified!

Greg

Designer

Greg is from Seattle, WA and has been in the hair industry for 38 years. He’s spent the past five years as a designer at Gene Juarez and specializes in men’s and calligraphy cuts. Greg is a certified curl expert.

Jasmine

Designer

Jasmine has been a designer at Gene Juarez for the past five years and loves working to craft trendy styles with long textured waves to sleek, smooth bobs, to styling special occasion hair. She also enjoys working with long hair and giving her clients a beautiful finishing blowout. Jasmine is a certified curl expert and also enjoys Keratin Smoothing Treatments. Find her on Instagram for more! @jasmineochoahair

Karlynne

Designer

Karlynne is from Seattle, WA and has been a designer at Gene Juarez for 32 years. She enjoys working with short hair, as well as fine hair.

Liliya

Designer

Liliya has been a designer with Gene Juarez for 22 years! She is originally from Armenia and has been in the hair industry for 22 years. Liliya’s favorite cuts include both long and short styles, and she enjoys working with all hair textures-especially thicker hair.

Paisleigh

Paisleigh is a designer who is originally from Nebraska! She has five years of industry experience and three years of that has been with Gene Juarez! She loves working with all hair types, but curly hair and men’s hair is her favorite. Check out her work on Instagram @pgl5477

Patsy

Designer

Patsy is originally from Mexico and has been a designer at Gene Juarez for the past seven years. She especially enjoys Keratin Smoothing Treatments and is a certified curl expert. She is a master at blow outs! Patsy is bilingual in both English and Spanish.

Ryan

Designer

Ryan is from Edmonds, WA and has been a designer at Gene Juarez for 13 years. She loves working with fine hair and specializes in cutting longer hair. Ryan enjoys detail work and blow outs.

Sujin

Designer

Sujin is originally from Seoul, Korea and has been with Gene Juarez as a designer for 17 years. She specializes in short hair, bobs with layers and Asian hair.

Vivi

Designer

Vivi is originally from Vietnam and has been a designer at Gene Juarez for 22 years. She specializes in most hair types and loves creating all types of cuts!

Paula Yahn

Designer

Paula Yahn is originally from Germany and has been a designer at Gene Juarez for six years. With seven years of industry experience, she has worked with all lengths of hair. She enjoys working with curly hair and is a certified curl expert. In addition, she enjoys Keratin Smoothing Treatments, men’s cuts, beach wave services, and styling bridal and special occasion hair. She can create a runway or editorial look as desired.

Yent

Designer

Yent is from China and has spent her 21-year career in hair with Gene Juarez. She specializes in short haircuts and precision cuts.

Yvette

Designer

Yvette is from Seattle, WA and has been a hairdresser for 30 years. She’s been a designer with Gene Juarez for three years and specializes in a number of different styles. She loves to work with a variety of hair lengths and textures.

Makeup

Therapist Profile Coming Soon!

Massage

Joanna

Massage Therapist

Joanna is a massage therapist who has been with Gene Juarez for seven years. Originally a Portland, Oregon native, she brings 16 years of professional experience to the team and enjoys relaxation massages. She specializes in helping her clients ease tension, improve body alignment, and truly listens to individuals needs. Her favorite part of the job is hearing her clients say “that is exactly what I needed,” making sure they are satisfied and fully taken care of.

Skin Care

Premier Therapists

Mary

Premier Skin Care Therapist

Mary is a premier skin care therapist and has been with Gene Juarez for 17 years, specializing in brow tinting, microblading, lash tinting, lash lifts, and lash extensions. She enjoys giving her clients facials and is a waxing pro!

Therapists

Joey

Skin Care Therapist

Joey is from Seattle, WA and has been a skin care therapist for 15 years. She’s been with Gene Juarez for 12 years and specializes in waxing, facials and lash extensions.

Melissa

Skin Care Therapist

Mel is a Seattle, WA native and has been a skin care therapist for six years, five of those have been spent at Gene Juarez. She is a trainer for incoming skin care therapists and especially enjoys performing facial and waxing services.

Nails

Anna

Nail Artist

Anna is originally from Russia and has been a nail artist with Gene Juarez for 21 years. She enjoys natural nail services, reflexology and all types of manicure and pedicures.

Darcie

Nail Artist

Darcie is from Seattle, WA and has been a nail artist for 23 years. She specializes in manicures, pedicures and nail enhancements.

Garnet

Nail Artist

Garnet is a nail artist and has been at Gene Juarez for 29 years. She’s a seasoned professional and most enjoys nail enhancements.

London

Nail Artist

London is from Seattle, WA and has been a nail artist with Gene Juarez for eight years. She specializes in Reflexology Pedicures.



Visit Us

401 NE Northgate Way
Suite 1107
Seattle, WA 98125

Call or text 206.365.6000

Monday CLOSED
Tuesday 9am – 7pm
Wednesday 9am – 7pm
Thursday 9am – 7pm
Friday 9am – 7pm
Saturday 9am – 7pm
Sunday 9am – 7pm

Driving Directions

Northbound on I-5: Take 1st Ave NE/Northgate Way Exit 173. Stay in center lane and go straight at the light into Northgate Mall parking lot.

Southbound on I-5: Take 1st Ave NE/Northgate Way Exit 173. Follow loop and turn right onto NE Northgate Way. Turn right onto 1st Ave NE. Turn left onto 107th St into Northgate Mall parking lot.

Available Services
  • Balayage
  • Base Color
  • Body Treatments
  • Bridal Hair
  • Calligraphy Cut
  • European Facial
  • Eyelash Extensions
  • GJ Express Blowdry & Finish
  • GJ Signature Blowdry
  • Haircut
  • Highlights
  • Kérastase Salon Conditioning Treatments
  • Keratin Smoothing Treatment
  • Manicures
  • Massage
  • Nail Extensions
  • Pedicures
  • Permanent Wave
  • Relaxers
  • Special Occasion Makeup
  • Thermal Straightening
  • Ultrasound Facial
  • Waxing