Robin has been transforming and creating looks for 30+ years. Her dedication to the beauty industry and entrepreneurial spirit began as a freelance hair and make up artist for fashion, editorial and advertising. This experience allowed her work to be published in national and local magazines. As co-owner of Lakshmi Hair Studio she continues to pursue her passion for hair and is committed to sharing her knowledge as a mentor, teacher and leader. Robin has been recognized as “Best of Philly” for cutting and invited to the judges panel for the 2016 regional Wella Trend Vision awards. As a stylist behind the chair she continues to exercise her experience and skill by creating precision cuts and polished looks for her clients. Through out her career she has trained with industry leaders such as Sassoon, Bumble&Bumble, Wella and Kevin Murphy as well as other beauty influencers.
Co-Owner / Master Stylist
What started out as a small job assisting in his father’s barber shop has now turned into a 20+ year career. Joe specializes in men’s precision cutting and bridal styles. A real people person, Joe, has a loyal following of clients who love him and regularly praise him and his work. He is known as the friendly guy in the window. His training includes the Vidal Sassoon Academy, Wella, Bumble and Bumble, Toni and Guy, R & CO, Kevin Murphy and many others.
Master Stylist / Education Director / Certified Vidal Sassoon Educator
With over 20 years experience John is humbled to be called a “Master Stylist”, but has earned every letter with his precision cuts and color. He is a multi facetted Stylist with an impeccable attention to detail. John creates precision looks for his clients that reflect both personality and lifestyle. His dedication to continue to learn, grow as a stylist and teacher reflect in his work and in his students. John has attended and graduated from the Vidal Sassoon Academy and is a certified Sassoon educator. He has also trained with Goldwell, Redken, Wella, Bumble and Bumble, American Crew and Toni and guy and was awarded Best of Philly 2011 for Highlighting.
Master Stylist / Product Educator
With over 25 years in the business Liz has a finesse that is only achievable through this much experience. A great conversationalist and master of her craft, Liz has a dedicated and loyal following. She has had advanced training with Vidal Sassoon, Kevin Murphy, Wella and Bumble and Bumble. She also serves as the salon educator for Kevin Murphy.
Master Colorist / Editorial Sylist
Ali has no doubt earned her title of Master Colorist training with the Aveda Institute of Manhattan and having over 15 years of experience. She quickly moved from student to educator, teaching classes such as editorial styling, commercial color and creative color. Main Line Magazine awarded her ML 50 for her ability to transform dull hair into natural blonde tones, the New York Times recognized Ali’s “Haute Highlights”, Allure Magazine has recognized her and she has served as a correspondent for Fox 29's Good Day.
Laisa, formerly from Brazil, began her career training in New York. She now specializes in precision cutting and color. A master cutter with short hair, her artistic vision and impeccable attention to detail, she enjoys working with her clients to come up with styles individualized for their personal needs. She keeps up with the latest techniques and is constantly working on her own innovative techniques and pushing the limits of hair. Laisa has studied with Vidal Sassoon, Wella and Redken.
Master Stylist / Color Educator
Joe is the ultimate professional. With a humble beginning as an apprentice, he went on to advanced trainings with Bumble and Bumble as well as Vidal Sassoon Academy. Now 20 years later, he is a master cutter and colorist. He strongly believes if you want to learn something well, teach it to others. This led him on the path to become an educator for two powerhouse color companies, Goldwell and Wella. Color defined his beginning years and later he would go on to precision haircutting. His advice would be to have fun, try some color or a new cut. He says “Hair is Alive and in Motion” and learns each day not to believe age determines what look you should have.
Senior Stylist / Colorist
Kyle is an expert colorist who has mastered creating classic contemporary looks. She finds inspiration through contemporary art, fashion and film. These influences shaped her unique approach to formulating gorgeous color and creating hairstyles that work for her clients. Always open to learning and growing Kyle has attended advanced classes with the Vidal Sassoon Academy, Wella, Sebastian, Kevin Murphy and R+Co.
Stylist / Colorist
Behind the chair Nina is the ultimate perfectionist and it shows in her precision cutting and advanced color techniques. Now specializing in creative color techniques she continues to create “wow" colors. An advocate for continued education she has studied with Wella, the Vidal Sassoon Academy in Chicago, Kevin Murphy and R+Co.
Alexis has a gift of mixing current trends with old world glamour. Specializing in “pretty hair” she excels at creating looks for editorial and bridal. She has a talent for long hair and creates beautiful color using the latest techniques in foiling and balayage. Passionate about education, she has earned her Bachelors degree in Public Relations from Temple U, and now continues learning and honing her hair skills attending advanced education classes with industry leaders such as Vidal Sassoon, Wella, Kevin Murphy, R+Co as well as LA celebrity styling workshops.
Stylist / Balayage Specialist
As a graduate of Temple University with a background in advertising and art direction, it seemed only natural when Sam decided to pursue her passion for hair. She is now a precision cutter, master of up styling. A true artist with a gift for creating natural hair color by using a mix of painting and foil techniques which creates seamless color. Sam has studied with Vidal Sassoon Academy, Wella and Kevin Murphy.
As a well rounded stylist, Wendy specializes in enhancing natural beauty. She focuses on tones and hair texture to find the perfect complementary color and cut. Drawing inspiration from designers and artists both big and small, she attracts a diverse clientele. Wendy’s advanced training includes Aveda of Denver, Redken, Davines, Hanzo, and of course the curly hair specialists, Devacurl.
Excelling at creating a positive salon experience for his guest, Vincent connects on both a personal and professional level. His passion for color, foil placement, and styling has led him to pursue becoming a Certified Wella Master Colorist at the Wella Studio in NYC. With an interest in continued learning, he has attended advanced education with Wella, Kevin Murphy, and Redken.