Gina is a master hair-colorist, hair cutter and stylist with over 35 years of experience. She was formerly an educator and platform artist for a large hair care company. Despite her accomplishments, Gina is a warm, friendly and down to earth stylist, who makes her clients feel comfortable and relaxed. Her joy and goal is to make her clients look and feel beautiful! Gina is also involved in many charitable causes, children’s miracle network, animal advocacy, a member of her local woman’s club and a champion for cancer survivors, as she is herself. You can find her on Facebook Gina Ambrosio (yes, the zany cartoon avatar).
Gina’s faves: She loves real estate, to hike, bike, beach, swim, go to see live music and heads a social and athletic meetup group. Work hard play hard!
Toni has 47 years of experience as a hair dresser and was the previous owner of The Pavillion Salon. She accomplished many courses and certificates during her career. Because of her husband’s illness (RIP), she sold the business and decided to join Glaze Salon as an assistant and shampoo person. The customers love how she pampers them and Toni gives the best massages. Toni’s best accomplishment in life was marrying her excellent husband and raising her beautiful family. Toni is always smiling and she is very happy to be part of the Glaze Salon team!
Toni’s faves: Cooking delicious Italian meals and taking care of her grandchildren.
Gosia has 25 years of experience in the industry. Her specialties include: natural and creative precision cutting, natural imperfection designs, foiling, methods for blinding balayage for sun kissed color or subtle ombré, and smoothing or texture treatments. She has completed courses with Vidal Sassoon, legendary Annie Humphrey, Tim Hartley, Mark Hayes, Jacques Dessangre Oaris Balaye 2002, blonding and color with Wella NYC, Goldwell and L’Oréal pro. Her best accomplishment in life was her move to the United States – she was the first one in her family to choose the unknown and start a new life on a different continent! Gosia is proud of the fact that people trust her, she is a team player, solution solving seeker, and strong brand identity contributor and supporter. Visit Gosia at Glaze Salon and you will have a European experience right here in Chatham New Jersey!!
Gosia’s faves: Antiques, interior design, furniture ornament making, decoupage, mixed media art, visiting New York City, beer tasting, and sports like yoga and swimming.
Andrea has 20+ years as a hairstylist/colorist. Her specialties include: all cuts, layered bobs, single process color, highlights, and dimensional color. She handles all types of blowouts with an emphasis on wavy blowouts and Brazilian Blowouts. Throughout Andrea’s career she has accomplished many courses and certifications including Brazilian Blow out, Vidal Sassoon, Jingles Capri Institute, Goldwell and Milkshake, to name a few. Andrea’s instagram is Queenbeofmonroe.
Andrea’s faves: Working out, cooking and volunteering at her sons’ football games. Andrea is an avid Yankees and Giants fan and loves spending time with her husband and 2 boys.
Bela has 30+ years experience in the beauty industry. Transforming a person’s look with the right haircut is her craft and passion. For Bela, hair is an important way to express yourself. She specializes in precision short cuts, razor cutting, hair painting, foil highlights, creative color and occasion hair. Bela is certified in Keratin/Brazilian Blowout treatments, Arrojo American Wave, Paul Mitchell advanced hair cutting, Sebastian Creative Up-Do, Wells Hair Painting, along with many more.
Bela’s faves: Making Jewelry, crocheting and knitting and spending time with her family.
Theresa has 25+ years of experience in the beauty industry. Specializing in precision haircuts, curly hair, extensive color including high and low lights and all aspects of new color techniques. She is a Goldwell specialist trained in all areas of the line. Theresa has continued her education in order to stay current on all the latest trends. Theresa is a great listener and designs the perfect hair color and cut to fit her client’s life style and beauty regimen. Her goal is to have all her customers leave feeling relaxed, confident and beautiful. Find her on Instagram: tas519.
Theresa’s faves: Kayaking, running outdoors and reading.
Donna is a premiere manicurist, formally from Marc Anthony Salon of Madison, NJ. She is known for her meticulous work and attentive hands-on service. Donna is committed to customer satisfaction through attention to detail. She specializes in luxury, traditional spa manicures and pedicures. Donna remains up-to-date on current styles and trends to better meet customer expectations, while maintaining a healthy nail. In addition, Donna specializes in facial and body waxing. Make your appointment today for the area’s premiere nail and waxing professional.
Deborah has over 20 years of experience. Her specialty skills include: hair design, Balayage coloring, hair painting, dry cutting and corrective color. She has degrees and certificates with Vidal Sassoon and L’Oréal color Studios/NYC. She trained at the New York Color Institute. Her most important accomplishment in life is her marriage to her husband and their three beautiful children: Christina, Amanda and AJ. Visit Deborah at Glaze Salon!
Deborah’s fave: Designing, painting, travel, and spending quality time with her family.
Leslie has 12 years of experience in the industry. A very meticulous manicurist, she is well known for her LCN pink and white nail designs and ingrown toe nails. She specializes in eye lash lift (perm), eye lash extensions, tinted brows, tinted lashes, waxing and flawless make up applications. She has taken intensive courses in eye lash lift extensions. Her biggest accomplishments in life are coming to the United States, having a wonderful family and raising her 3 kids. You can find Leslie on Instagram at:joelylelo.
Leslie’s favs: Listening to music, watching TV and spending quality time with her family.
Milly has 42 years of experience as a hairstylist. She was formerly an educator with the Wilfred Academy Beauty School in New York. Milly regularly attends industry courses, beauty trade shows, updates her product knowledge, and participates in advanced cutting classes to keep up with the latest trends. She is certified with Vidal Sassoon, L’Oréal, Matrix and Oribe. She has managed some of the most famous makeup companies in New York City such as Princess Marcella Borghese, Shiseido, Clarins and Chanel. One of Milly’s greatest achievements was launching Laura Mercier Products in Henry Bendel, and Bergdorf Goodman on 5th Avenue in New York City, with the best team of makeup artists under the leadership of Cindi Galiher. Milly now brings her years of experience as a hairstylist and manager to Glaze Salon, a state of the art, one stop salon with a New York City feel located in Chatham, New Jersey.
Barbara has 20+ years of experience in the industry. As a hairstylist and colorist, she loves working with fine hair textures. Correcting hair colors, beautiful reds, seamless layers and razor cuts are her specialties. Barbara has continued her education in order to stay current on all the latest trends. She has taken courses in Brazilian, Goldwell, Milkshake, Matrix, Oribe, Redken and many others. Barbara is a great listener when she consults with her clients to create that perfect cut and color to compliment their lifestyles.
Barbara’s faves: Gardening, skiing, the beach, spending time with family and friends and spoiling her dog Bella!
Kathy has been in the industry for over 20 years. She attends product knowledge, color technique, and advanced cutting classes to keep up with the latest trends. Kathy specializes in dry cutting, which results in a natural flow to the hair. Her other cutting techniques are wet to dry, texturizing and point cutting. Her coloring expertise includes: hair painting, sun-kissed highlights, Balayage/Ombre, color correction, and grey blending for both men and women. Kathy always consults with her clients in order to customize a look that compliments their lifestyle, face shape, and hair type. Kathy works with Goldwell, Redken and Oribe. Instagram: hairbykathyr
With over 45 years in the beauty business, Ralph has mastered all aspects of hair styling: chic, designer cuts, sophisticated hair coloring – from bold hues to subtle highlights, Brazilian blowouts and Natural looking for men. He is an accomplished hair stylist with years of experience. In this highly competitive field, Ralph continues to stay relevant by participating in hair shows and advanced classes. In his 45 years as a stylist, he has worked in all capacities including owning his own salon. But he is very privileged to be working at this very exciting time with Glaze Salon. He is most proud of his beautiful family, being the family man that he is.
Ralph’s faves: His greatest joy is spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren, his second favorite past time is golf.
Leonardo has 35 years of experience in hair coloring. His specialties include corrective coloring, highlights, Ombré and all forms of coloring. He has degrees and certificates from Goldwell, Wella, and Redken. You can find Leonardo on Instagram at Starboy727. He is very proud of all his accomplishments through his spiritual beliefs!
Leonardo’s faves: Going to concerts, theatre and shopping.
Mary-Jo has 20+ years of experience in the hair industry and currently works at Glaze Salon in Chatham NJ. Her specialty is haircuts and all aspects of dimensional color from single process to highlights. She is certified in Brazilian Blowouts. Mary-Jo has kept current with many advanced classes in color and cutting including: Goldwell, Milkshake (z.one concept), Wella and Sebastian, along with many more. Glaze Salon carries the full Oribe hair care line and Mary-Jo can suggest the perfect regimen for you. Mary-Jo’s instagram is mj_sterns1.
MJ’s faves: Morning walks, cooking new recipes, and spending time with husband Dale and two sons Robert and Brian.
Jennifer has 30 years of experience in the industry. Her role at Glaze Salon is receptionist. She provides wonderful customer service and always welcomes clients and makes them feel happy and special. She is very proud to be an independent woman, who is a survivor and has always stayed strong. Jennifer is a wonderful friend who can always can be counted on in a time of need. During her 30 years in the industry, she has remained friendly with many of her clients and co-workers.
Jennifer’s faves: Enjoying the great outdoors, anything to do with water, paddle boarding, boating, fishing, crabbing… The water is her happy place.