Marc-Stephens Salon was established in 1984. The salon is owned & operated by Mark & Becky Lage. We offer a wide variety of services for a diverse range of clients by appointment and on a walk-in basis.


To present a professional, friendly and clean environment

To provide exceptional services and products

To promote growth through ongoing education and awareness

To ensure each guest has an outstanding experience from start to finish


Mark & Becky Lage

Mark is a graduate of Iowa School of Beauty in Des Moines. Throughout his career, he has owned and operated three locations and in 2010 returned to one location in Des Moines. Mark takes great pride in salon ownership and is continually inspired while helping young professionals grow their business and watching them succeed.

Mark has an incredible passion for Aveda and the beauty industry. He has attended multiple advanced education classes through Aveda and other professional academies. He is well educated in all hair services, but has a true love for hair cutting. His inspiration comes through design, shapes and the beauty in making someone smile and feel good!

Becky is a graduate of Iowa School of Beauty in Des Moines. Becky spent 15 years behind the chair as a stylist. In 1993 she joined Iowa School of Beauty as an educator and School Director. In 1998 she joined Marc-Stephens as co-owner and Salon Coordinator.

Becky is inspired by the many opportunities available in the beauty industry and is proud to support Mark and all the great people that have added to the success of Marc-Stephens Salon.