Principal and Master Stylist
Meet one of our Owners, Anne Landry! Anne began her career as an apprentice to the lead colorist of Pr & Partners. Her skills come from training with artistic directors of TIGI, and master colorists of Wella.
“I am passionate about ready to wear natural looks for my clients. My specialty is women’s hair and I love working with blondes and natural looking colors. Always keeping the integrity of hair in mind. Beautiful hair is never out of style.”
She hones her skills in Paris and London in the Art of finishing hair. She has been on TLC Makeover and Project Runways AllStars, our lead stylist Linh Nguyen. Anne has been behind the chair at Salon Bleu, voted best of Elle Magazine for the last decade.
Master Stylist and Education Coordinator
“Classic or funky, I provide the attention to detail and strong technique that allows hair to grow out beautifully balanced and hold its shape until your next haircut.”
Heather began in Texas and Arizona, training with Vidal Sassoon. After relocating to the East Coast to help open the Sassoon Salon in McLean, VA, Heather rose to Creative Director, where she trained apprentices, taught advanced cutting courses at academies in Los Angeles and London, and participated in photo shoots. For her skills, Heather was selected as a standout stylist in Washingtonian Magazine’s “Great Hair” issue.
“My goal is to deliver extraordinary care and creativity to all my customers through my edgy and chic aesthetic.”
A graduate of TIGI Advanced Academy for Color and Cut, Inhye is known for her eye for detail and in using hair as her canvas. She takes particular pride in sculpting, coloring and cutting hair with great precision. To keeping progressing and achieving her goals as a stylist, Inhye believes in continuing education; she never stops learning. Clients love Inhye’s eye for detail that translates to every customized hairstyle from cut and color to special event styling.
“It’s simple: color is life.” 🙂
A color expert for fifteen years, Jenny has had a long and distinguished career, completing the intensive hair color program at Vidal Sassoon which gave her the knowledge to work with any and every type of her texture. After completing the program Jenny continued with Vidal Sassoon as a Top Colorist she had the privilege to work alongside of Annie Humphries (the creator of the full highlight) and color icon.
Jenny continued to push her career to the next level at Salon Bleu where focused more on creative work like Wella’s National Trend Vision Contest, followed by Dolce Vita Salon where she participated in events like bringing Vogue and Wella’s collaboration of spring trends to life, and Shu Uemura’s Gallery of Style Contest.
Ever the risk-taker, Jenny took take an opportunity to additionally work at a prestigious salon on the island of Oahu. It was there she had the pleasure and amazing opportunity to learn and become an expert in L’Oréal balayage techniques. Her specialties include relaxers, permanent waves, color, highlights, and balayage to avant garde color. Let Jenny show you how color can help modernize and complete your look!
Principal and Master Stylist
“With over 20 years of experience and a strong background in precision cutting, I am known for meticulous attention to detail and a special knack for tailoring the perfect look for all clients from street styles to classic.”
Meet one of our Owners, Moira Grasso! Moira began her career at Vidal Sassoon Academy in Santa Monica, CA where she received her cosmetology license. She then apprenticed and later worked with the Vidal Sassoon team in Beverly Hills, Boston and DC as a stylist and educator. She has taught advanced cutting courses in London and participated in styling at New York Fashion Week. Moira’s career advanced as she became part of a hand picked opening team of stylists for Klinger Advanced Aesthetics in Chevy Chase, then Salon Bleu, and Dolce Vita.
Principal and Master Stylist
“I specialize in color, relaxers, and styling and pride myself on creating custom looks based off my clients’ lifestyle, face shape, and skin tone.”
Meet one of our Owners, Nsombi Hale! Nsombi began her career at the Graham Webb Academy and immediately upon completion of the program she began to focus on her passion and expertise by enrolling in the Vidal Sassoon Color Expert Program. Later, as a Vidal Sassoon colorist, she traveled to London and Santa Monica, quickly building a devoted clientele and developed a reputation as a “color magician.” Nsombi is one of the 1% of cosmetologists to take and pass the American Board Colorist Certification test.
“I’m known as a dynamic stylist who works with clients and stylists alike to be on the cusp of the latest and most popular techniques and trends. When I’m not behind the chair, I’m coaching and teaching others.”
Robert was internationally trained at Sassoon’s in London and has consulted, coached, and educated for salons up and down the eastern seaboard. He was trained by Tigi creative team members and has taught at Graham Webb, PR and Partners, and as a solo artist. As a stylist, Robert specializes in cutting, balayage, and exciting colors.
Master Stylist and Brand Ambassador
“Creating new looks for my clients is my passion. I deliver clean and edgy looks, as well as soft and sexy styles for all textures of hair, for both women and men.”
Ruth began her career at the Graham Webb Academy, the top cosmetology school in the DC metropolitan area. Upon graduation, she furthered her education by attending the internationally known Vidal Sassoon, enrolling in the “Precision Cutting Program.” Later, she worked for Vidal Sassoon as a stylist and an educator of new trainees in the cutting program. Ruth continued her career with Salon Bleu where she gained her Great Lengths Hair Extension certification and eventually transitioned to Dolce Vita Salon, where she earned the position of Executive Stylist. Throughout her 20 year career, she has earned an excellent reputation for her work in precision cutting and extensions and is known to be a reliable and straightforward stylist, as well as being passionate and honest about her work.
“Come as you are and together we will make it a beautiful day! I can help you grow long, healthy hair or add volume and body to flat, fine hair. I’ll paint your hair, sculpt your haircut and animate your finished look to perfection, because in the end, feeling good is all that really matters.”
Known for her creative color and cuts, Tina has been standing behind the chair as a proficient hair stylist since 1997. She is Redken-certified in coloring, highlighting, lowlighting, special effects coloring, cutting, and blow-dry styling. She is also highly trained in techniques and product knowledge of Surface, Colorly, Tigi, Aveda, Kerastase, and Wella. Tina has a passion for event styling and bridal work.
“I begin every new service with a consultation. Communication is how I build a positive and mutually reassuring relationship with each and every one of my clients.”
A stylist for more than 20 years, Walid has thrived in every aspect of being a professional cosmetologist. His skills in coloring, cutting, and styling are impressive and he’s continued to build upon this solid background, seeking out advanced training through Wella, Redken, Goldwell, Vidal Sassoon, and more. Walid believes that having exposure to the newest and boldest hair trends is essential to meeting the needs of every individual he works with. He offers a variety of services from color corrections to Balayage to hair cuts.
Christina is passionate about creating realistic hair-like brows using the latest modern technique, known as Microblading. She is all about restoring & enhancing your existing brows, and introducing you to the brows you were meant to have.
Microblading & Permanent Makeup Artist
Heather creates a truly custom experience by listening to her client, understanding their style, and what makes them comfortable and confident in their own skin – to help navigate them to a smoother more complimenting version of their style
Sophia has a passion for massage therapy that has only deepened over time. She received her license for Massage Therapy at Northern Virginia Community College. Since then, she has worked in high-end spa settings to provide personalized care to every client, but loves tough cases and pain management.