• Lauren Thompson Stylist

    With an eye for style, close attention to detail, and a passion for beauty and fashion, Lauren knew from a young age she would be in the beauty industry. In just a few short years Lauren has proven herself as one of New York’s most talented, up and coming stylists. Beginning her education early with The Paul Mitchell School, she then went on to study precision hair cutting with the Vidal Sassoon Academy. After 3 years of apprenticing under some of Manhattans finest stylists, Lauren was given the opportunity to prove herself as a stylist in her own right. Since then she has worked with many socialites, models, actresses, and TV personalities. In April 2013, Lauren was named by Modern Salon Magazine’s Beauty Director, as the next “Who to Watch” stylist. Since then Lauren has been in publications such as, Women’s Health Magazine, Better Homes and Gardens, Fitness, People Style Watch, The Outfit, PopSugar, Refinery29 and StyleBlazer, just to name a few. Lauren believes that a woman’s hair is her best accessory, “When your hair looks good, you feel good, its as simple as that.”

  • Maria Ruiz, Junior Stylist

  • Jean Oh, Junior Stylist, Digital Wave Specialist

    Hailing from Seoul, Korea, Jean moved to NYC to pursue her dream in hair styling. While developing an appreciation for cutting and styling, Jean discovered her true passion—working with hair texture. Working side-by-side with Nunzio for the past three years, Jean has mastered various techniques to create unbelievably customized cuts that transform and enhance all hair types. As the in-house expert for waves and straightening, Jean expertly performs the Cezanne Formaldehyde-Free Smoothing Treatment that delivers the results of a traditional keratin smoothing treatment without the damage. She loves this treatment for removing frizz and reviving lackluster hair. “If someone has difficult hair, this is my go-to. Clients leave with smoother, healthier and more manageable hair that lasts for 3-4 months.” For those looking to add texture, clients turn to Jean for the Digital Waves treatment that is exclusive to the salon. Jean works with each individual to develop customized, frizz-free waves and body styled to their personal preference. “I love the versatility this treatment offers and how natural the finish is. You can have waves one day or blow it out straight the next.”

  • Stephanie Brown, Colorist

    Stephanie is a true artist and after earning her Fine Arts degree at FIT, decided to turn her talents to hair coloring. After training at the Aveda Salon in NYC she started her career at the Oscar Blandi Salon in NYC. Stephanie landed a coveted position as master colorist Kyle White’s assistant and for several years she assisted Kyle with many of his best known clients. After eight years, Stephanie, now a master colorist, decided to move on and combine her talents with Nunzio Saviano. Stephanie draws inspiration from various sources and uses her formal art training to bring an artistic touch to her work. Stephanie believes in bringing out her clients’ natural beauty by custom mixing colors for each client. Stephanie’s philosophy is: “The right color can really make a difference in the way you look and the way you are perceived. My job is to keep you looking your absolute best.” Stephanie has been a guest on the Dr. Oz Show performing make overs. Stephanie’s work has been featured in magazines such as W, Bella, Women’s Health, and Parents, and in fashion and beauty blogs. Her expertise has been featured in magazines like Red Book, Ladies Home Journal, NY Mag, People Style Watch, More, W, Brides, OK!, Women’s Health, and more.

  • Tiffanie Richards, Colorist

    An artist in her own right, Tiffanie has developed an appreciation for hair coloring as a true art form and has developed a broad knowledge and understanding of numerous techniques for personalizing hair color for each individual. Tiffanie has studied with Aveda, Vidal Sassoon, and worked directly with Wella Studios. Her background in hair cutting allows her to have exceptional color placement and visually re-shape a haircut with signature styles and personal color tailored to each client. She is best known for her signature blondes and rich brunettes. Tiffanie’s work has been seen in Life and Style, OK Magazine, Elle UK, Prevention Magazine and graced the heads of many socialites and several celebrities such as Kirsten Dunst, Stephanie Seymour, Joanna Garcia and Ivana Trump.

  • Albee Franson, Makeup Artist

    Albee Franson is a celebrated makeup artist and beauty expert who’s work can be seen on TV, in magazines, and all over social media sites. He is known for his snarky but charming opinions on today’s beauty industry and on the faces they impact. He’s currently living a glossy lifestyle in NYC. “Having to tell someone the truth about how they really look is a dangerous job. Which is why glamour is weapon my of choice.” – Albee Franson