Owner | DevaCurl Educator | DevaCurl Specialist : Level 3
As a DevaCurl Educator / Level 3, Kristy Kladzyk is the Queen of Curls. Clients from all over the map have flocked to Kristy for her knowledge and expertise regarding their curls. Whether you need a DevaCut that will change your life or a No-Poo Transformation Service, book with Kristy and see for yourself how she can teach you to love and care for your curls!
Colorist | DevaCut Specialist : Level 1
Shyanne Whittle graduated from Paul Mitchell the School Chicago in 2015. Shyanne thrives most while doing color and curly haircuts. While all colors have their place with Shyanne, she has a love for blondes and fantasy colors. Along with cutting and coloring hair she is certified in tape-in extensions. Shyanne wants to make each client feel their best inside and out of the salon.
Eufora Educator | DevaCurl Specialist : Level 2
Jacob Greenfield graduated from Cosmetology school in 2014 and continues to further his education in hair every chance he can. He enjoys education so much that in 2016 he became a Technical Educator for Eufora International. Jacob specializes in highlights, balayage, curly hair, and precision cutting, but loves all things hair. He strongly believes in preserving the integrity of the hair, and is a strong advocate of using high quality products to keep the hair beautiful in and out of the salon.
Jade Bialczak decided to become a hairstylist nearly 15 years ago. Over the years Jade had worked with highly skilled and experienced hair stylists’ where she developed her unique style. She is great listener, very creative and always open for new ideas. Jade specializes in cutting long and short hair, highlighting, low-lighting and rooting for a natural look. Education is very important to her as she continues to grow and learn new techniques, and she recently attended Vidal Sassoon Academy enhancing her cutting skills.
Gina (Martha) Ceja
Master Colorist | DevaCurl Specialist : Level 3
Gina (Martha) Ceja has over 25 years of experience and has developed a personable approach to hair design. Gina is a master colorist at Studio Within who is well-versed in all types of color techniques, highlights, as well as Pintura highlights for curly hair. She is also a curly girl specialist receiving Deva Curl’s Level 3 certification, which is their highest level of curl expertise. She always looks forward in helping you look and feel your best all the time.
Stacy Pipkins schooling includes a Cosmetology license; where she is familiar with all thing’s beauty, as well as attending the International Dermal Institute for skin care. Some of Stacy’s specialties are facials; using reflexology techniques for relaxation, and lymphatic drainage massage for puffiness, micro dermabrasions, chemical peels, as well as waxing services. In addition to skincare she has a passion for makeup, working with many cosmetic lines, high end photographers, magazine work, fashion shows, weddings and more. Her philosophy towards makeup is to enhance a guests’ beautiful features.
Larisa Balasescu has worked as an esthetician and beauty advisor for over 6 years. She believes that a nourishing skincare regimen is the most vital step for attaining clear skin and long-lasting beauty. She is a huge proponent of naturopathic and holistic healing that accords great significance to personal self-care, both external as well as internal. In addition to performing conventional facial and body treatments, such as waxing, microdermabrasion, chemical peel, she regularly recommends simple lifestyle modifications and alternative skincare therapies to address her client’s skin concerns.
Nic Sinople received his massage therapy license from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine over 5 years ago. This is where he specialized in a variety of eastern and energy-based modalities in addition to a strong foundation of Swedish style massage. Some of his favorites are performing chakra balancing, which is believed to promote health by maximizing the flow of energy in the body; as well as cupping, which is used for many purposes including helping with pain, inflammation, blood flow, relaxation, and well-being.
Jeff Espada graduated from Cortiva in 2016. Jeff specializes in western medicine that focus’ on long term care and maintenance; such as proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation, myofascial release, rolfing, transverse frictioning, sports and rehab. Through skillful, mindful service, and professional manner Jeff is able to identify and adjust to each clients’ needs ensuring they are managed effectively, honestly, and individually.
Ivan Zavala is a licensed massage therapist and licensed Chinese medicine physician/ acupuncturist. His specialties in massage include Thai massage, Tuina, and structural integration. His work helps to bring bodily awareness back to the guest, as he believes awareness is key to posture and movement, thereby affecting musculoskeletal health and thus relaxation. He believes a relaxed state, free of pain, is one’s natural state and his work strives to achieve that.