Leslie has more than 30 years of diverse experience in the beauty industry, including owning and operating a hair care distribution business, traveling the world as a trainer for a hair extension company, and running her own hair salon. She owned and operated Platinum Lounge hair salon from 1999 to 2014. In 2016, she opened a new salon, LV Hair in Scotts Valley. Leslie is a nationally recognized hair extension expert and a master in several methods of hair extensions, including Ultratress, HotHeads, Platinum Seamless, ProHair, Great Lengths, Hairdreams, and Hairwear. She excels at color correction and has been a hair color educator for Lakme, L’Oreal Professional, Eugene Perma, and Schwarzkopf Professional.