MEET OUR TEAM
Salon Pure owner and Master Stylist. Before opening Salon Pure in 2016, Diana worked in the beauty business for more than 20 years, cutting and styling hair in salons from San Juan, Puerto Rico to her native Denmark. She was formally trained at the prestigious Vidal Sassoon salon in Miami Beach.
Karin has more than 20-years of experience working in the color and beauty business. Born and bred in New Jersey, Karin has worked as a stylist at salons in NY, New York; San Juan, PR; as well as New Jersey. She has worked as the director of education for Joico and as a color educator for Logics. Karin is a wife and mother of two. She loves classic and fun hair color and has a special affinity for working with color for curly hair (having curly hair herself). She has amazing attention to detail.
Stephen Lane has more than 25 years of experience as a stylist, well-rounded in all facets of hair color, styling, extensions, and re-texurizing services.
After owning his own salon for 17 years in Manhattan, Stephen decided to close his doors and work closer to home here in New Jersey
He is an expert in scissor, razor, and clipper cuts – Stephen is certified with Brazilian Blowout, Magic Sleek Express and Hair Botox. Stephen is certified with Great Lengths Keratip extensions and tape-in applications. As a colorist, Stephen is a total perfectionist and has worked with Redken, L’Oreal, Wella and Pravana.
Stephen dedicates time with every guest through a thorough consultation so there is a perfect collaboration resulting in a look they are both passionate about.
A former Mrs. New Jersey (2017), Ali is our Salon Pure Master Colorist. She has spent more than 10 years working in the field mastering her craft in foiling, balayage, and corrective color. Over the course of her extensive career she has worked and trained with some of the top color companies in the world including Matrix, Goldwell, and L’Oreal.
In 2011, Ali spent a full year of her career training and studying for the American board-certified master colorist program and achieved her credentials as an ABCH master — this is the highest level and accreditation that a hair colorist can achieve in the US. Currently, Ali is a National Tech Artist for Kerastase, and in that capacity she spends her free time traveling and educating salons across the country.
She loves to create beautiful, healthy, wearable colors that serve her clients’ everyday needs. She has a true passion and expert eye for all color.
After working as an apprentice at Warren Tricomi, The Grove; Breann is now an accomplished stylist with more than 5 years of experience. Her focus is on high-impact hair and makeup for weddings, proms and special events. She is an expert at blowouts and updos, and she also does eyebrow tinting and waxing. Let her make you glamorous and camera ready for your next special occasion.
Lindsay began her career at the prestigious Frederic Fekkai salon, located at the Mark Hotel in NYC. She is a graduate of The Carsten Institute of Cosmetology in New York, and enjoys all aspects of the beauty industry, one of her specialties is Balayage/hair painting. She is also a certified expert at Keratin treatments and Brazilian Blowouts. Lindsay strives to stay at the forefront of her field with her knowledge of new products and services, as do all our Salon Pure team members. Her ultimate goal is to make all her clients look and feel their best.
Guisella is Salon Pure’s apprentice, with more than 20 years working in the beauty industry. Most recently she trained under top artists at Warren Tricomi New York and New Jersey. She prides herself on listening and caring for all her client’s individual needs.
Growing up fascinated with hair styling, Kelly has been in the beauty industry for more than 16 years. She is a L’OREAL Professionnel Color Specialist, and a member of the Ted Gibson Artistic Team in New York City. Through dedication, hard work, and natural talent, she started her own company ReelStyle Beauty, that has three divisions; Imaging for behind the chair beauty culture, Bridal, and the Exchange which provides beauty industry education for licensed professional and new beauty school graduates looking to expand their knowledge and grow their individual businesses.
Kathy has more than 12 years of experience working in the salon and spa industry. She spent 6 years working at an upscale barbershop in uptown Hoboken, where she achieved an expert skill level with men’s cuts, beard shaping, and straight razor shaves. She then moved on to a bustling women’s salon in Hoboken, where she was trained in the Paul Mitchell cutting system. Kathy has a great eye for detail and has worked extensively with both cut and color. She easily picks up on individual style and is happy to work closely with clients to enhance their overall look.