Shawna Parvin
Shawna ParvinOwner/Co-Founder + Stylist & Educator
Specialties: short haircuts ~ pixies & bobs, barbering & clipper cuts, classic hairstyles & precision work

Shawna Parvin, Co-founder and owner at Motive Hair, is an influencer in the beauty industry with over 20 years of experience. She is a former worldwide educator for Goldwell USA and Aquage focusing on short haircuts (voted best in Austin), precision styles, and classic looks. She has won a NAHA (North American Hairstylist Award) for texture and was a finalist nominee for Hairstylist of the Year. She’s styled celebrities like Patty Griffin, Lucinda Williams, Shawn Colvin, and Zoey Deschanel.

Outside of the salon, Shawna and her wife live just outside of Austin in the historic town of Lockhart. Together, they share their home with their adorable companions, Valentine the dog and Stetson the charming naked cat. Shawna is also an accomplished artist creating incredible oil paintings, and her works have been featured at our pop-up markets and galleries in Lockhart!

{services + pricing}

Please review the service descriptions below and book accordingly. If time does not allow for the service you have booked when you arrive the appointment will be rescheduled. Feel free to text us with questions!

{New Client Maintenance Haircut}


For all new clients with hair length pixie cut and longer.Additional time allows for thorough consultation, shampoo and scalp massage, style out of your choosing, and product and routine recommendations.

{Return Client Maintenance Haircut}


Maintenance haircut for existing clients with pixie/bob styles or shoulder length and below. No major changes to existing style

{Barbering/Cropped Short Haircut}


Haircut for extra short hair above the ears using clippers/ includes hairline/neck trim if needed.

{Transformation Haircut}


For new and existing clients. Allows time for consultation and a complete transformative haircut. Book this if you want to recreate or change the shape/length/style of your hair. (Examples – no bangs to bangs/fringe, long to short, etc)

{Color Maintenance Sessions}

Not accepting new color clients at this time.

(Toner/Gloss – Add-On to Haircut Service} …{+$50}

{1.5 Hr Color Session} …{$150}

Single process color is applied to the new growth only

{2 Hour Color Session}…{$200}

Single process root touch up with pull through to the ends


Global/Platinum Maintenance appointment (root touch up/less than 1.5 inches of new growth – see color correction pricing for more than 1.5 inches of new growth)

{2.5 Hour Color Session}…{$250}

Partial or Full Highlighting Service

{booking + cancelations}

Please understand our cancelation policy is not in place to profit or reprimand our clients. As service providers cancellations equate to a loss of expected income that directly impacts an individual. To be fair to all clients, we are unable to make different decisions for different clients regardless of circumstances.

You will not be billed if you cancel or reschedule at least 48 hours before your appointment time.

50% of the service price will be billed for late cancelation/rescheduling (Less than 48 hours)

100% of the service will be billed for no shows or same day cancelation/rescheduling.