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Karen Woods-Mitchell, owner of Polished Looks, PLLC, a professional cosmetologist, dedicated to educating clients and audiences on hair care and makeup techniques.  For more than a decade, her aim has been to produce great style and help her clients gain confidence in their everyday beauty. She loves to work with other stylists, learn more, and share information and techniques that she has obtained over her career. Karen volunteers at the Union Gospel Mission to help the organization to provide service to the community.


She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Science from Grambling State University and received an advanced training award from Dudley Cosmetology University.  She has expanded her career in helping others by earning her certification as a leadership speaker, coach, and trainer through the John C. Maxwell leadership  program. She had the honor and privilege of being the guest speaker at the commencement ceremony for Tint School Makeup & Cosmetology in Irving, TX. A special highlight in her professional career and a very exciting experience was the first place trophy she received at the Enchanted Hair and Fashion Show.


Karen resides in Dallas, Texas. She is constantly working on building women's confidence and providing tools and steps to enhance the outward appearance and develop the inner beauty that will give women the assurance and boldness to move forward and conquer whatever is in their pathway.