Barron image consulting

I have long admired people who looked great, but I never thought I could be one of them. I asked Cindy for help because I admired her appearance and her presence. Within a matter of weeks, she remade me. Cindy asked lots of questions to find out what my goals were, and then she revamped my wardrobe to help me reach those goals. From clothes to shoes to bags to jewelry to makeup, she did a total makeover. Not only do I feel beautiful and fashionable, but I'm receiving compliments on my appearance all the time. And the best part is that I still feel very much like myself. Cindy changed everything on the outside in a way that complimented who I am on the inside. I'm forever grateful.

Taline Manassian, Attorney

Austin image consultant, Cindy Barron

Cindy Barron, Austin’s Trusted Image Consultant

Cindy loves helping people look and feel their best, from the inside out. With her knowledge and training in the field of image consulting, including appearance, behavior and communication, Cindy has gained the respect of her colleagues, trainers and clients and teaches others how to achieve their best look.

In her previous career of having founded and owning the premier court reporting firm in the Austin and Central Texas area, Cindy led her company to be one of the Top 50 Fastest Growing Companies in Austin and the five surrounding counties, an award given by the Austin Business Journal. Cindy is well-versed in advising people about professional presence and professional dress. She knows from personal experience what it takes to succeed in the pursuit of your dreams, whether you’re a mom, a student, or business professional. Cindy’s warm and friendly nature, coupled with her deep sense of compassion and understanding of human nature, make her a sought-after speaker and image consultant.

Cindy has trained with the best of the best. After being certified as an image consultant and personal stylist by the Sterling Style Academy, Cindy continued her professional training with one of only eight image masters in the world, Elaine Stoltz of the Stoltz Image Institute, specializing in custom color analysis, body shape analysis, wardrobe and closet analysis, personal shopping and custom blending foundation. She has also trained with Brenda Kinsel, another award-winning image consultant and author of five books on image consulting and fashion.

Cindy is involved with multiple professional and charitable organizations. She is a certified member of the Association of Image Consultants International (AICI) and has served on the board of the South Central Chapter. She is also a member of Texas Women in Business (TWIB), Lake Hills Church, Women’s Giving Network, and the Guardian Angel Society of the Center for Child Protection. She provides for the homeless through Mobile Loaves & Fishes and is involved in several philanthropic activities. Cindy is married to the love of her life, Mike Barron, and has two wonderful stepsons, Travis and Hunter. She also enjoys Pilates, reading, entertaining, traveling and spending time with her friends and family.

AICI Image Consultant

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