Meet the Owner
Right next door to our Old Town Tustin location, this cozy eatery offers a wide variety of on-tap beers, house wines, and delicious Italian food.
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An expansion of Centro, this Spaghetteria offers everything you could want in an Italian tasting: Gelato, Pasta, Wine and more!
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One of our favorite places to eat in Old Town Tustin. There's something for everyone here, and the portion sizes are worth two meals!
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El Camino Cafe
Just a couple blocks up the street, this counter-serve eatery dishes up Michoacan-style Mexican dishes in a homey setting.
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The Black Marlin
At the corner of 6th Street and El Camino Real, The Black Marlin is a bustling restaurant specializing in seafood & steaks, with cocktails & live jazz performances.
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Inspired by Executive Chef Gabbi Patrick’s Yucatecan roots, CHAAK features Mayan staples of pibil, recados, seafood, smoke, and exotic spices combined with her signature modern flare.
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Oliboli is all about family.
Co-owners Victor and Brooke DesPrez are Orange County natives and high school sweethearts. Along with their daughter, Hailey and son Hunter, they have created a business built on family values and simple ingredients.
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Try out some of our favorite local spots next time you visit our Tustin locations
Villa Park Community
Try out some of our favorite local spots next time you visit our Villa Park location
Villa Park Coffee Grove
Villa Park Coffee Grove has a love for coffee and community, and they provide a warm place for friends, family & neighbors to meet, relax and chat.
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Business Recognition Award
Thank you, Mayor Letitia Clark!
After 7 years with The Young American Salon, Penny and her family have taken on a new adventure in Texas
Jon Rowe has moved to Oregon to pursue his passion for agriculture (and offer some sick haircuts too)
Allison has opened her own private studio in Orange, and continues to educate for Davines North America
Chloe started in a new space in Huntington Beach, and is still slinging the punky colors we love
Judith is now traveling in her vintage motorhome with her husband, and guest spotting at salons.
Brynn and her family moved to Austin, TX where she has become the lead Extension Specialist at a great salon
Sarah, their husband and cats moved to Oregon to try out a new adventure
Dani, her husband and two daughters are moving to Texas to enjoy more family time
The Young American wins Tustin's 7th Annual Business Recognition Award 2021
We are so honored to receive this recognition from Mayor Letitia Clark.
Check out the video to see how cool they made the salon look!
See what some of our former team members are up to now
Julia has been with The Young American Salon for 5 years, and is lovingly referred to as the 'Salon Wizard.' She is happiest when talking about JRR Tolkien, vegan food, Jeff Goldblum, or cats.
Assistant Manager + Social Media Manager
Ashley is the person making all of our social media look super cool! When she's not doing that, she spends lots of time with family, friends and singing emo songs.
Destiny heads up our Old Town location, and keeps everything flowing smoothly with a smile. Outside of the salon, she enjoys music, travel, and hanging out with friends.
Mercedes coordinates our Villa Park location, and is also a licensed cosmetologist with 10 years experience in the business. She is now bookable online for haircuts at our Villa Park location.
Nicole coordinates our Southern Local location. Outside the salon, she spends her free time seeing local live music, playing video games, and creating art in multiple mediums.
Serena helps out the salons in between taking Cosmetology classes and spending time with her pup!
NW Indiana Community
Try out some of our favorite local spots next time you visit our Crown Point location
Our neighbors in the same building as the salon! Bedarra Bar serves exquisite hand-crafted cocktails along with an exceptionally tempting menu of small plates and deliciously sharable food.
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