Next Generation Hair & Make-Up Artist
Sundays: 11:00AM – 4:00PM
Mondays: 11:00AM – 7:00PM
Thursdays: 12:00PM- 7:00PM
Fridays: 10:00AM – 8:00PM
Saturdays: 9:00AM – 5:00PM
Don’t let the Virginia license plate fool you! Nino has a big New Jersey attitude. A Garden State native, Nino received his cosmetology hours at Empire Beauty School in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Nino pushes the boundaries and has a keen eye for trends within the industry. Nino has spent many days roaming around the streets of New York and Philadelphia learning and absorbing the roots of fashion. He has a passion for making everyone’s inner beauty shine through by making them feel beautiful through hair and makeup. He is excited to be part of the team to further grow his knowledge.
Michael Helene Says: What to say about Nino, a character, talented, fun loving! I knew the second I met Nino that he was a great addition to the team. He may not be the neatest person in the world but he is a hell of a hairdresser, always has a smile on his face and keeps me motivated everyday! He loves hair and makeup and does it like he was born to do it!
Fun Facts about Nino:
1.) What is/ was your nickname?
2.) What TWO items would you take to a deserted island if you were stranded for a year?
My iPhone X that’s coming at the end of nov, and my best friend Justin
3.) What movie character would you say reminds you of yourself? Why?
Regina George, let’s face it, They all want to be me.
4.) If you had a super power, what would it be? Why?
I don’t need any powers. I’m pretty good at what I’m working with now.
5.) What is your favorite breakfast item?
Ehhhh more of a dinner man myself
Apprentice & Next Generation Artist
Mondays: 10:00AM – 8:00PM
Wednesdays: 10:00AM – 8:00PM
Thursdays: 12:00PM – 8:00PM
Fridays: 10:00AM – 7:00PM
Saturdays: 9:00AM – 6:00PM
Calypso has worked a wide variety of office jobs after getting her degrees in fine arts and business marketing. After a while, desk jobs were not satisfying to her creative soul. She decided to follow her passion for hair. With her background in art, hair color drew her in immediately. Calypso is a warm and talkative person and helps clients feel at ease in the chair. She loves helping people transform into their true selves through hair, makeup and fashion, just like she does everyday for herself!
Michael Helene Says: With Calypso’s flair for art and her enthusiasm for hair and all things beauty I am very excited to watch her grow. Cali (her nickname), is always working hard to see whats next. She is focusing her career on Dread Lock hair extensions currently and learning how to not only apply them but to make them herself from scratch. She has a keen eye for color as well.
Fun Facts about Calypso:
- What is your zodiac?
- What would you consider to be the best date?
Playing video games, going to an amusement park or going to the aquarium.
- What is your favorite breakfast food?
Bacon and Cinnamon Toast (the actual toast, not the cereal)
- What restaurant would you recommend that is in the area?
Honey Pig and Anita’s
- What movie character reminds you of yourself?
Morticia Addams or one of the mermaids from Peter Pan (the animated version)
- What is your nickname?
My nickname is Calypso or Cali, but my real name is Ashley
Next Generation Artist
She is a student at George Mason University and a licensed Cosmetologist. She is currently a salon assistant at the salon but soon she will go on the floor. She loves makeup, music, movies, and books and she loves all things horror and PUNS!!! She is very easy go with the flow type of person but she is also someone who takes initiative and she is always open to try to new things and see new places!
Fun Facts about Andrea:
1.) What TWO items would you take to a deserted island if you were stranded for a year?
Books and music
2.) What movie character would you say reminds you of yourself? Why?
People call me Moana at the Salon, which I will take as a compliment because: 1. she’s beautiful and 2. because she’s so amazing and strong willed so I am Moana.
3.) If you had a super power, what would it be? Why?
If I had a superpower it would most likely be telekinesis. Because then I would be like Eleven from Stranger Things and That’s so freaking cool.
4.) Who is your inspiration in the hair/fashion industry? Why?
Zendaya is my favorite hair/fashion icon because she is so real and does whatever she wants and whatever she thinks is beautiful.
5.) What is your zodiac?