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Our team of industry experts leads the best in the world.

It is very important for us to offer our clients the best stylists, colorists, nail technicians and waxers. Luckily, they've found us. Heavily sought after by numerous of the world’s top celebrities and executives, any high-profile salon would be honored to have them as a part of their team. We're honored that they've chosen ours.

 

Photo Gregg GiannilloGregg Giannillo, Co-Owner & Director of Creative Affairs

With almost 20 years of experience in the beauty industry, Gregg Giannillo is undoubtedly one of the most influential magnates in the business today. He has coiffed the manes of countless celebrities and served as a beauty expert on the nationally syndicated television show, Better, for over 5 years.

Photo Gregg GiannilloGregg Giannillo, Co-Owner & Director of Creative Affairs

With almost 20 years of experience in the beauty industry, Gregg Giannillo is undoubtedly one of the most influential magnates in the business today. He has coiffed the manes of countless celebrities and served as a beauty expert on the nationally syndicated television show, Better, for over 5 years.

Giannillo has been a staple on every major red carpet— the Oscars, Grammy’s, CFDA Fashion Awards, Emmy’s, People’s Choice, Golden Globes and SAG Awards— plus blockbuster movie premieres, press junkets, and more. The incomparable precision of Gregg’s haircuts and unparalleled hair styling expertise have attained a “cult-like” following to where he is often flown abroad per the needs of his international clientele.

left-quoteThe formula to beauty is symmetry and movement."
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Fashion Stylist Anson GilbertAnson Gilbert, Co-Owner & Director of Business Affairs

Anson Gilbert is one of the most respected and celebrated young professionals in NYC.

As a successful style expert, he primarily works with an elite clientele to provide them with personal styling services; acting as Creative Director / Image Consultant for many of their overall personal aesthetics.

Fashion Stylist Anson GilbertAnson Gilbert, Co-Owner & Director of Business Affairs

Anson Gilbert is one of the most respected and celebrated young professionals in NYC.

As a successful style expert, he primarily works with an elite clientele to provide them with personal styling services; acting as Creative Director / Image Consultant for many of their overall personal aesthetics.

Anson has styled commercial video + print ad campaigns for Target; advertorial spreads in Vogue, Allure, Glamour and New Beauty magazines; worked on a January 2012 fashion editorial for Cosmopolitan magazine and styled covers of SET magazine and Women's Day magazine.

Additionally, he has styled television hosts and other talents for shows on E!, MTV/VH1, ABC and HGTV. Gilbert has also styled celebrity clients for appearances on daytime and primetime television shows like The Today Show, The View, The Early Show, The Rachel Ray Show, The Wendy Williams Show, Regis & Kelly, The Insider, Entertainment Tonight, The Nate Berkus Show and Anderson Live, to name a few.

left-quoteStyle knows no price tag. Glamour is accessible at every price point."
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Photo of Carol BennCarol Benn, Color Director

Carol Benn, has a natural instinct for tone and light, honed by her London design education. Today, devotees such as Victoria Secret Supermodel, Adriana Lima, swear by her skillful highlights and "twilights" techniques.

Acknowledged for her superior color design brilliance, Carol is the go-to for Hollywood's top production companies...

Photo of Carol BennCarol Benn, Color Director

Carol Benn, has a natural instinct for tone and light, honed by her London design education. Today, devotees such as Victoria Secret Supermodel, Adriana Lima, swear by her skillful highlights and "twilights" techniques.

Acknowledged for her superior color design brilliance, Carol is the go-to for Hollywood's top production companies when needing to transform the tresses of their blockbuster leading ladies to a drastically different yet natural looking color all while maintaining the health of the hair.

Being a lover of chemistry and art, Carol's expertise far exceeds her peers. Her genius includes color correction, brunette to "natural" blonde transformations, creating the illusion of thicker hair by strategically placing highlights, "no roots" outgrowth, redhead redemption, sun-kissed blondes and more.

Getting your hair colored is like putting on makeup – it should enhance your existing features to highlight your unique beauty.
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Master Colorist Judith EssienJudith Essien, Master Colorist/Stylist

Judith Essien, international stylist/colorist has spent the last 13 years perfecting her craft in top salons across the world before joining the team at Giannillo The Salon in 2011.

Being an artist at heart, Essien credits her unique cut and color technique to her love of balance and the arts.

Master Colorist Judith EssienJudith Essien, Master Colorist/Stylist

Judith Essien, international stylist/colorist has spent the last 13 years perfecting her craft in top salons across the world before joining the team at Giannillo The Salon in 2011.

Being an artist at heart, Essien credits her unique cut and color technique to her love of balance and the arts. A veteran of many media appearances, Essien most recently performed a double makeover for identical twins on the Rachel Ray Show.

quote For as long as I can remember, art has played a major role in my life. Having lived on three different continents, I've been exposed to a multitude of cultures and art, which has shaped my technique and approach to hair design and color. Which for me, is all about symmetry, texture and variegation.
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