Owner, Stylist and Makeup Artist:
Being a stylist and makeup artist for over 20 years has been an amazing part of my life. This is my passion and I love being able to keep my creative muscle stretching as well as finding new ways to grow within the industry. I have been a salon owner for nearly my entire career combining my love for the work and my love for working with talented, passionate professionals. I have the pleasure of being the first in Connecticut to offer artists that come to you. I developed my niche throughout New England, New York and beyond and continue to be honored to be a part of their special day.
Master Stylist & Bridal Services Coordination:
Lauren is a hairstylist and our bridal service coordinator working in the salon during the week and traveling on the weekends to show her creativity and talents in exceptional hairstyling of all kinds. Lauren is a certified and skilled colorist who excels in corrective color and all types of design cuts. Lauren takes her formal styling expertise to the highest level at fashion shows, weddings and special occasions as well.
Creative Director, Makeup and Hair Artist:
Rena is an exceptional makeup artist with over 17 years experience working in New York, Connecticut, New Jersey and many surrounding areas. She has worked for such companies as Chanel, Clinique, Benefit, and Bare Minerals. Rena not only does a immaculate job applying makeup she also has trained and mentored many makeup artists in the northeast and on our staff. We have been fortunate to have her on our team of makeup and hair artists both for weddings, fashion shows and editorial shoots as well.
Is an in salon stylist and colorist stretching her creative muscle on our traveling team as well as in the salon. Abby is a very bright and skilled stylist who has a conscientious work ethic and a strong sense of styling. She has an ease with people and with her skills and natural talents.
Hairstylist and Makeup Artist:
Kelly is a double threat as a hairstylist and makeup artist on our traveling team. With her years of experience, attention to detail and professional manner she will be sure to take great care of any client she touches.
Patty is an experienced stylist to our traveling bridal team and has years of behind the chair, styling as well as formal and creative styling. Patty brings a warmth and ease to her clients through her understanding of hair and how it works. She translates styles from the pages of magazines to her clients with confidence and a piece of her own style.
Philena is an in salon stylist and colorist who came to us in the spring of 2013. Philena has been stylist since 2006 and has a smart and creative approach to all her work. Philena shares her talents with our clients and brides and continues to educate herself on all aspects of color, precision cutting, styling and updos. She has a calming demeanor and a sweet personality to enjoy during your visit.
Victoria is an in salon stylist and colorist as well as a traveling artist with our wedding team. A true pleasure to be around and extremely hardworking. Victoria is committed to the details of her clients needs and to ensuring you have a successful salon experience.
Aesthetician, Nail Technician and Makeup Artist:
Anne is an exceptionally talented aesthetician, nail technician, and makeup artist. Although she has over 20 years of experience and has educated many, it is her kind demeanor and caring nature that will be your lasting impression. Anne reaches beyond the basic services, treatments and techniques with her vast expanse of knowledge and skill.
Massage and Reiki Therapist:
Pam has rounded out our staff with her amazing touch as a massage and reiki therapist. Pam performs incredible incredible swedish massage, stress relief massage and reiki treatments. She offers a wonderful relaxing atmosphere, perfect touch, personalized to your desired needs.
The art of makeup has been a passion for Erica, who moved from NYC where she worked as a fashion and beauty photography producer, stylist and makeup artist alongside some of the world’s most prominent photographers, designers and retailers such as Bobbi Brown, Smashbox and NARS. She came to us in 2010 with a deep understanding of camera-ready makeup techniques and a love for the bridal industry, and is passionate about educating herself on the latest products and trends, attending trade shows and constantly updating her skills. In addition to her bridal work, she also does makeup for events, high-definition TV, editorial, advertising and print. Erica’s techniques and aesthetics are fashion-centric, but she has an easy, down-to-earth personality.
Nathalia is an experienced, talented makeup artist and a licensed aesthetician who freelanced for Mac Cosmetics from 2009- 2012. Nathalia can easily take a look from soft and subtle to expressive and dramatic on any face. You can see her work in our photo shoots and weddings since early 2012 as well as on her youtube page where she teaches makeup and styling tips. She has a calming disposition and is such a pleasure to work with.
Joining our makeup team in 2012 with great skill, personality, and application. Janina shares her talents for an entire array of makeup looks for each and every client. Her application of either traditional or airbrush makeup leave a glowing impression for our brides, fashion shows and special events.
Hayley is a makeup artist on our bridal team who has a great talent for precision makeup as well as high end fashion and special effects training. Hayley has a nice way about combining all her experience and personality into a flawless application and a relaxing experience
Sarah is an accomplished makeup artist and entrepreneur who has mastered her skills with makeup companies and also as her own beauty guru on youtube. Sarah talents have been not only been developed through her work with Sephora and MAC Cosmetics but have also been featured in ELLE Magazine in 2009. Sarah has great energy and can accomplish any looks current to vintage.
Stylist and Makeup Artist:
Laura is another of our unique artists who displays the ability to style hair and create beautiful makeup looks as well. Laura has been a makeup artist since 2007 and has been associated with such companies as Lorac Cosmetics, Makeup Forever and Sephora. Laura explores continued education to stay up to date with the industries latest trends in hairstyling and she creates beautiful looks for our brides and their parties.
Angela has been a makeup artist since 2008 and has joined or team in the fall of 2013. Angela has worked with such brands as Bare Minerals, Too Faced, Chanel, Nars and is also MAC trained. Angela is fun and sweet and shares her skills and personality on our traveling wedding team.
Front Desk Coordinator:
Is our salon coordinator and receptionist who brings an incredible work ethic and sweet personality together for our team. Suzanne provides great service to our clientele both loyal and new. Suzanne welcomes the opportunity to take care of you during our visit with us.
Front Desk Receptionist and Salon Coordinator:
Gina is our front desk receptionist and salon coordinator who has years of customer service experience and the strong desire to make your stay with us comfortable and relaxing.
Beth is a sweet and wonderful receptionist who joined us in the fall of 2010. She will make you feel welcome and comfortable in our salon and throughout your visit. She has many years of customer service experience and enjoys the opportunity to serve you while you are here.