In honor of Independence Day, we will be closed Wednesday July 4th.
We hope all of you have a wonderful & safe holiday.
Rachel has joined the Williamsburg team with 11 years of experience. She specializes in highlights and balayage color and enjoys doing formal hairstyles for weddings and other specialty occasions. Rachel enjoys spending time with her husband and loves to sing.
Sandy brings more than 30 years to Style by Design Salon. She specializes in foil highlights and lowlights, and razor cuts and other short styles. Sandy’s favorite product is the Unite Boosta Spray and Moroccan Oil Blowdry Concentrate. During Sandy’s down time, her passion for fitness has led her to the love of marathons and long distance cycling. She also had two labs that she loves to take out on long walks. And she recently became a Grandma to Henry that she simply adores.
Julia Wagner has been with Style by Design for 2 years and recently decided to explore her passion for hair. She will graduate from her apprenticeship in June and is eager to join our team as a full time hair stylist. She enjoys doing dimensional color and highlights. Julia also aspires to become a lead stylist for weddings. Her free time is spent with her first love, her son!
Shelby Wightman started apprenticing with Cindy Elliott-Semrau. With a passion for creative expression is what led her to the beauty industry. Her artistic talents include free hand painting, rich colors, clipper cuts and a classic bob shape. In her free time, Shelby enjoys the great outdoors.
Oligo was created 30 years ago by the Cohen family located in Montreal, Ontario. The vision for Oligo was–and remains– the crafting of healthier and safer salon exclusive products made possible by the Cohen’s expertise, which they continue to develop. Calura was also voted best new colour in 2016 (Readers Choice Award Winner).
Melissa has been with Style by Design for over 19 years. Her passion is hair color & high lighting and loves giving precision haircuts. She continues to train in advanced hair color education and placement. Melissa is certified in Brazilian Blowout Treatments and she loves the experience of meeting new people and building relationships. She loves creating wearable styles based on her clients needs. Melissa enjoys seeing the latest movies, spending time with her 2 kids and husband Hoyt and trying new foods. She styles hair in our Yorktown and Williamsburg locations.
Kim brings over 30 years experience to Style by Design Salon. She trained under Schwartzkopf International, and was an educator for 12 years. She loves having a job where she can make people look and feel their best! Kim specializes in coloring techniques, Keratin straightening, perming, and cutting. Her favorite product is Moroccan Oil. Although she grew up in Poquoson, she moved to Smithfield, Virginia, 22 years ago. She enjoys spending time with family and golfing.
Lauren graduated from Regency Beauty Institute and has been doing hair for more than 6 years. She has had a passion for the hair and beauty industry most of her life. She specializes in cutting edge coloring techniques such as foil highlights and lowlights, color correction and gray reduction. She also enjoys fashion cuts, modern cuts, men’s cuts, kid’s cuts, styling, special occasion hair dressing, waxing, and airbrush make-up. Lauren believes in continual education and strives to stay at the forefront of her field with her knowledge of new products and services available in order to provide excellent service to her clientele. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, crafts, and spending time with her son Henry and husband Justin.