Dana has been in the industry for over 12 years. After graduating in 2007, she continued her education at the Wella Academy in NYC and also learned the art form of “lived-in” hair color at the Academy Ramierz Tran also known as A.R.T.. Her advocacy for continuing education is what pushes her to create innovative techniques and to push the boundaries of hair. She is passionate about hair health and makes it a priority before starting any color process. She feels its important to educate clients on how to properly care for their hair as well as how to recreate their style at home.
STRENGTHS: Balayage, natural color, men's cutting, special occasion styling and Deva Curl certified
Elly has been in the industry for over 10 years. After graduating from Pulse Beauty Academy, she continued her education to become a board certified Wella Master Color expert in Manhattan. Her extensive training has given her a vast amount of knowledge about the color line. Elly is also certified in Hothead hair extensions and loves helping clients develop a look that makes them feel both beautiful and confident.
STRENGTHS: Wella Master Color Expert, Deva Curl certified, multidimensional color, Hothead Hair Extensions certified, Keratin Complex certified.
SENIOR STYLISt/Make up Artist
Amanda started working in the industry 9 years ago as a make up artist and esthetician. She later attended Pulse Beauty Academy and began her career as a hair stylist. After years of enjoying being able to choose complementary colors with make up, hair color soon became second nature. She loves seeing the transformation that hair and make up can do for an individual.
STRENGTHS: Make up, bridal make up, multidimensional color and blonding
Sarah has always had a love for creating beauty, whether that be on paper, through floral work, or in hair design. She attended Rudy and Kelly Academy in Virginia Beach, VA in 2015. Sarah has found her passion in special occasion hair and loves the endless ways of being able to transform hair into refined styles that will make clients feel more beautiful and confidant in themselves.
STRENGTHS: Updos, braiding and balayage
Michelle's outgoing personality along with her ten years of experience as a hairstylist and makeup artist will have you feeling at ease instantly. She attended Lancaster school of cosmetology and since then she's continued her education at the Wella Institute in NYC for razor and precision cutting as well as the newest coloring and lightning techniques. Her passion for doing bridal hair and makeup comes from her love of being creative and for the feeling of joy she gets from watching the excitement from her brides on their special day!
STRENGTHS: bridal styling, men’s cutting and makeup
Krystle is a curly hair specialist from New York City. She has over a decade of experience with cut, styling, and color. In 2007 she graduated from The Carsten Aveda Institute and continued her journey as stylist in SoHo's Devachan Salon. She was trained by Devachan's Co-Owner, Dennis DaSilva and worked closely with him and the early Deva Curl Education Team. Krystle is well experienced in all curl types and the award winning "Pintura" painting technique. With every service she educates her clients on the step by step process of having salon hair daily!
STRENGTHS: Deva Curl advanced stylist, Pintura highlighting, blow outs and men's cutting.
Lori is a Lancaster native and has been in the industry for over 8 years. Formally a graphic designer that knew it was time to pursue her longtime passion for hair; Lori made the career change and has never looked back. She loves how the industry constantly introduces her to new people. Making brides feel confident and calm on their wedding day is a skill she thrives on. Lori is dedicated to staying on trend and always continuing education to expand her talent.
STRENGTHS: Bridal styling, braiding, multidimensional blonding.
After nearly 9 years at Downstreet Salon in Hershey, Lauren made the move to Lancaster. She has trained with the top educators at Bumble and Bumble University as well as the Wella Institute. Lauren is dedicated to always furthering her education and staying up to date with the industries latest trends. Her passion is to make her clients feel their very best by delivering nothing short of excellence from start to finish,
Strengths: Multidimensional color, blonding, balayage, dry cutting and men’s cutting
Samantha graduate from The Aveda Institute of San Antonio in 2014. She is certified as a DevaCurl Advanced Stylist specializing in the Devacut and Pintura coloring technique for curly hair and has also worked with DevaCurl as a Curl Coach. Samantha has worked all over the Country, from the West Coast to the East Coast creating beautiful hair. Before recently moving to Lancaster, she was living in New York City where she attended MUD (Make-Up Designory) and worked with numerous celebrity and television makeup artists such as JSterling Hurling and Lisa Frost learning all aspects of makeup artistry including beauty to Multi-media makeup. In addition to curly hair and makeup, Samantha also specializes in braiding and double strand twists.
Strengths: Deva curl advanced stylist, Pintura highlighting and dry cutting