Legacy Artist

Sumetri Martin // Owner

Through her work in the most innovative salons, Sumetri has established herself as a sought-after stylist in Birmingham. She discovered her love for the industry more than a decade ago during a trained Aveda apprenticeship. Before working as a stylist, Sumetri graduated from the University of Alabama in Birmingham with a Bachelor of Arts in Education. Her lifelong passion for learning has motivated her to continually hone and master the craft. Sumetri expertly uses a wide range of techniques and specializes in custom cuts and color for her clients. Guests always feel refreshed after a visit in her chair. Aside from owning the salon, her greatest pride and joy is her handsome son Alexander Fox. 

Junior Artists

Abby Campbell // Stylist

Abby, a native of Birmingham, Alabama has always had a passion for makeup, fashion and especially hair and the creative freedom it allows her. After graduating from the Aveda Institute, Abby continues to expand her training to reflect the most current trends in women’s cuts and color, Hair extensions, waxing and of course, wedding hair and makeup. Abby understands the importance of listening to her guest’s specific wants and needs and remains thankful for each opportunity to make her clients feel special and beautiful. She can’t wait to meet you!


Maria “Dina” Medina // Stylist

Growing up in Locust Fork, Dina always knew she had a passion for all things beauty. She is fascinated by how her work can completely change not only how people look, but also how they feel. Since she graduated from the Aveda Institute, her time in the beauty industry has been spent learning about her favorite things to do in the salon: balayages, fashion colors, and event hair & makeup. She is also a mommy of one girl named Serena. Her ideal day would include taking her daughter to get a cake pop from Starbucks, doing some shopping with her boyfriend Wesley, and going to Itty Bitty Magic City as a family. She looks forward to seeing you in her chair and making you feel your best!

New Talent Artists

Our New Talent Artists are licensed cosmetologists apprenticing with Sumetri & Co and are stylists on their journey to becoming SC floor artists.  All services are performed on the salon floor under the guidance of SC Legacy and/or Junior Artists.  Book with our New Talent Artists for the Sumetri and Co experience on a budget.

New Talent Artist services are part of the SC training experience. Therefore, redos must be booked within 72 hours of the original service with the same New Talent artist who performed the original service.

Michelle Arena // Stylist

Michelle grew up in Birmingham and graduated from Hoover High School in 2020. Even as a little girl, Michelle knew she was going to be a cosmetologist. She attended the Aveda Institute in Birmingham and graduated in October 2021. Since graduating Michelle has discovered her passion for doing haircuts and dimensional brunettes. Along with making your day, Michelle’s greatest joy is her little girl, Juliette.

Trinity Johnston // Stylist

Growing up in Trussville and her mom being a barber, Trinity discovered her passion for hair at the very young age of 6. Trinity getting to join her mother in the salon led her to start school at BodyLogic. Since then, Trinity has discovered that her favorite things are blonding and making people feel their best. She also has a beautiful baby girl named Taytum. Her favorite things to do outside of work are go on walks, hike, and cook.


An Aveda Concept Salon

At Sumetri and Company, we celebrate the beauty of the individual. We are inspired by the uniqueness of every texture, type and pattern of hair. Our team goes to great lengths to care for each person who visits our salon. We create a welcoming environment where guests feel comfortable, affirmed and encouraged to embrace a true and authentic style. We believe the transformative power of hair can help restore confidence and wellbeing in everyone, and we are grateful for the opportunity to impact our clients and community from our beloved location in downtown Homewood.

Our salon is guided by the founding principles of Aveda:

“Our mission at Aveda is to care for the world we live in, from the products we make to the ways in which we give back to society. At Aveda, we strive to set an example for environmental leadership and responsibility, not just in the world of beauty, but around the world.”