About Us

Armando's is an employee staffed salon that operates as a team driven organization. Operating as a single entity helps to provide every client with a consistent, high quality experience. Before booking their first client every new stylist must complete an additional six months of in-house training after successfully completing a cosmetology program and passing NM State Board exam.



Jill Caskie - Level 4 Stylist

Jill began working at Armando's Salon 14 years ago. As the proud owner today, she strives to provide a salon culture of teamwork and growth to ensure an outstanding guest experience. She is currently New Mexico's State Captain with the PBA (Professional Beauty Association) and So-Cap's educational advisor.

She begins each day "ready to make the world more beautiful". Jill's devoted clientele appreciate the personal touch she uses to create great hair for each individual.

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Marissa Ramirez - Level 4 Stylist

Marissa joined the Armando's team in 2018. As a growing and creative stylist, she enjoys helping her clients achieve their desired personal look through extensive product knowledge and continuing education.

Marissa is certified in Lash Extensions, Brazilian Blowouts, and Hair Extensions.

She developed her precision cutting techniques with a certification from Hattori Hanzo EDU


Delmy Mendez - Level 4 Stylist

Delmy speaks English, Spanish, and HAIR!

She loves creating dimensional colors and is willing to tackle any color correction.

Board certified in both Cosmetology and Barbering, Delmy is a master at men's cuts.
Certified in Lash Extensions, Brazilian Blowouts, Brow Laminating (perms), and Hair Extensions; Delmy also offers brow & lash tinting.

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Mia Hardman- Level 1 Stylist

Mia is Armando's newest team member, having completed her associate program here at Armando's she is now accepting new clients and looks forward to helping you create great hair. She is certified in Lash Extensions as well as all hair services.


Danika Smith - Salon Lead Coordinator

Danika will likely chat with you on the phone and greet you at the door with a smile.

A full time coordinator Danika is attending cosmetology school part time and is looking forward to becoming an Armando's stylist.


Kayla Smith - Salon Coordinator

Kayla a long time friend of Armando's and our newest team member.