AVANT Hair and Skin Care Studio I (Downtown) opened in February 2003. It is located on 3rd Street in the beautiful, historic, downtown area of Grand Forks, ND. Avant's second location, Avant Hair and Skin Care Studio II (Gateway), is located in the Happy Harry's Plaza on Gateway Drive, close to the University of North Dakota campus.

Both Salons are Aveda Concept-Aveda Lifestyle and have been "top 10" Aveda Salon in a 5 state region since opening. Avant is known for it's signature customer service, professional Aveda educated staff and for it's look, feel, and atmosphere found only at Avant Hair and Skin Care Studios. We strive to make every appointment and every service an experience in quality and customer service. We only sell Aveda porducts at both locations, which are 97% plant and flower derived.