Kathy has a penchant for learning and a love for her vocation which has enabled her to specialize in various aspects of the hairdressing business. Her 30+ years of experience as a hairdresser has taken her from Long Island to Westchester, where she has found her niche. Her technical expertise includes precision hair-cutting, while her claim to fame is specializing in color and her superiority in Marcia Keratin treatments. Kathy has participated in the Vidal Sassoon Academy for advanced hands on hair-cutting classes due to her thirst for knowledge and passion to keep her clients feeling unique and exceptional. Kathy works Wednesday through Saturday.
Leslie is an accomplished perfectionist who knew from a young age she wanted to become a hairdresser. Leslie began her career at 16 years of age and quickly found her passion for hair-cutting. Her natural talents for creating the ideal look for her clients became strengthened by constantly exploring new techniques and following the latest fashion trends by continuing her education. When it comes to haircuts or learning a new color technique, Leslie's innate ability to achieve that "perfect look" for each and every one of her clients is what makes her a success. Leslie is certified in SO.CAP. USA hair extensions. Leslie works Wednesday through Saturday.
Shelley has had many different salon experiences. Early in her career, Shelley was instructed by world famous sytlist, José Eber. She has many years as a stylist in the area, having worked from Croton to Peekskill and back down to Croton again. Shelley will greet you with a wonderful smile and perfect red lips. She enjoys getting to know her clients and they remain loyal to her. Shelley specializes in the Ombré hair coloring technique as well as any other color treatments a client might want. She is certified in the Lasio Keratin treatment, taming wild hair into something much more manageable. Shelley is certified in SO.CAP. USA hair extensions. Shelley works Wednesday through Saturday.
Janis has a wonderful sense of style and color. Proficient in updos, Janis is in great demand when it comes to celebrations. Janis listens to her clients and takes pride in her work. Her woerk with color is brillinat. Janis is fluent in French. Janis is certified in Lasio Keratin Treatments. Janis works Wednesday through Saturday.
Carol strives to leave her customer's saying "I am obsessed with my hair!" Originally from Saratoga Springs, NY - this fresh, fun and edgy talent was educated locally at Empire Beauty School to provide the newest trends and styles that make her clients the envy of town. After years of assisting at Backstage, Carol has established herself as a premier stylist offering an extensive suite of services. Lasio trained and certified, her Keratin treatments will tame ANY hair texture and leave it as smooth as the finest silk. Her color services offer customers access to unique and sought after schemes and she loves using her creative side to fulfill special requests, or as she often says "a la color." Always one to impress, Carol continually seeks cutting edge techniques and new hair styles. Whether you desire the popular look of the day or wish to embrace your individual side, Carol takes the time to offer tailored services that compliment her clients' features and leaves them with that personal touch. Feel free to stop by and view her extensive portfolio and discover this fun, funny, and funky cast member. Carol works on Saturday.
THE FRONT DESK
Maggie is the official Hair Traffic Controller who works to make sure appointments run on schedule. She loves getting to know the clients. She takes new clients on a tour ensuring a comfortable experience at the salon from the first visit on. If there are clients in the lobby, Maggie will often sit with them and chat. She especially loves to introduce the clients to each other while they wait for their appointment time to start. Maggie loves seeing the "Ta-Da" moment when the client comes to the desk to pay. There is nothing more fun than a transformed client.
Linda is who you will speak to on Tuesday, as well as Thursday and Friday until 2:00. She is the calm in the storm. She has many ties to Croton and the surrounding communities having worked in several different salons. If you need an appointment, give her a buzz!
Angelica makes certain you are delighted with her shampoos and conditioning massages (her "therapeutic head massage" as she likes to call it.). She is never is a bad mood and is known to sing along with the clothes dryer jingle. Angelica is fluent in Spanish and Italian bringing a delightful flair to the salon! Angelica works Wednesday through Saturday.Angelica is starting to work "behind the chair" and we are excited to see her soar!
Jakaliene is very familiar with the world of beauty. You may have seen her beautiful self in any number of magazines or walking the runway during fashion week. Jakaliene won the Tyra Banks Fiercely Real Model Search. (We love having a celebrity in our midst!) We invite you to check out Jaki's Facebook page. Jaki has perfected her head massage to the delight of our clients - many of whom would pay extra for more time!
Danielle is now on staff full time after two years of interning with us. She graduated cosmetology school and high school in June 2017. She has a gentle yet firm touch when she shampoos you. Danielle is always smiling, unfailingly polite and a tremendous human being. Everyone who has been shampooed by Danielle loves her!