Emily has been a part of the industry for 6 years. She prides herself on being an extremely detail oriented stylist. Her specialties include color, hairstyling including bridal, updos, and braids. She’s also known for her gel polish manicures and creative designs. Emily loves to enhance someone’s natural beauty and making her clients feel their best.
Check out her work on Instagram @hairby_mem
Lisa has been in the LuMara family since the very first day. Her favorite thing to do is cut hair. She started in the industry 43 years ago and is still just as passionate about it today. Lisa specializes in women’s and men’s cuts, perms/body waves and everyday hairstyles.
Erika is the head colorist at LuMara. Starting as an assistant beside owner, Maria at just 16 years old, Erika has been in the industry for over 14 years. She has been passionate about doing hair since she was a little girl. She specializes in Goldwell color as well as Redken Shades EQ. Color transformations are her favorite! Erika is also Dreamcatcher Extension certified and an updo specialist.
Check out her work on Instagram @hairby_erikaj
Katelyn is a new LuMara talent. She graduated from Long Island Beauty School in 2015. Katelyn is growing and learning in the industry by continuing her education, taking Goldwell classes. She is Dreamcatcher extension certified and is developing her love of updos. She is looking forward to growing with the LuMara Family.
Check out her work on Instagram @hairby_katelynnn
Stephanie has been in the industry for over 14 years and has been at LuMara for 8 years. She can do it all, from funky colors, to fun styles, to elegant updos and men’s hair design. Stephanie has also been trained in techniques for curly, unruly hair. She loves meeting new clients and her passion for her work makes it feel less like work and more like a hobby.
Check out her work on Instagram @styles_by_steph
Nicole has been in the beauty industry for 8 years. She is a Master Colorist, Makeup Artist and stylist. She looks creating looks from soft and natural to bright and bold. Hair and makeup is her passion. She loves that this industry allows you to enhance a client’s beauty and boost their confidence. Nicole’s favorite part of her career is the look on a client’s face when they see the finished product.
Check out her work on Instagram @nicole_lumara
Brett has been in the industry for 8 years. She has grown in this industry and developed a passion for color. Growing up with a love of art, her clients hair is her canvas. Over the years she had been known for the one with the vivid, fun hair. Not only can she give her clients a fresh fun look with color, she can also cut and give the client a glammed makeup look! She loves making her clients feel fierce and fabulous and creating new looks.
Check out her work on Instagram @hair_by_bb
Marianne joined the LuMara family 13 years ago. As a stylist with 30 years in the industry, Marianne has built strong relationships with her clients. She has a passion for her craft as she appreciates learning from others and sharing her knowledge. From women’s cuts to men’s cuts, all phases of coloring and styling for special occasions, Marianne takes her time with each guest to assure them they are in good hands.
Check out her work on Instagram @styling928
Alexis has been in the industry for 4 years. She graduated from Paul Mitchell Cactus Academy. She is a colorist, stylist and an airbrush spray tan technician. Her favorite part of the industry is that it is constantly transforming. She loves connecting with clients and making them feel refreshed and restyled. Along with her knowledge, skills and eagerness to learn and grow in the industry, Alexis’ humorous demeanor and bubbly personality leaves all her clients smiling and excited to come back!
Check out her work on Instagram @hairbyladyyylexx
Courtney has been in the industry for 10 years. Over the years she feels she has been lucky enough to work with so many amazing clients, many who have been with her since the start of her career. Along with color and cutting, Courtney specializes in airbrush tanning and Dreamcatchers extensions. She is also a certified makeup artist. Her favorite part of working at LuMara is working alongside fun, talented women.
Check out her work on Instagram @hairandmakeupby_court
Candice, originally from upstate New York, brings her passion for hair and beauty to life by creating a unique experience and incredible results for each of her clients. Candice’s wide-ranging background includes styling for the Rachel Ray show as well as working alongside Tim Gunn and Chris March from Project Runway. Behind the chair, Candice enjoys doing a variety of services including re-texturizing, custom coloring, special occasion styling and cutting. As a Goldwell colorist for over 16 years, Candice became a certified “Goldwell Specialist” selected from only the best in the industry for Long Island. She continues her passion for hair and beauty and it shows in her work behind the chair.
Check out her work on Instagram @hair_by_candicemarie
Maria has taken such a pride and joy in creating our LuMara family. At the young age of 16, she was driven to pursue a career in the beauty industry. Fourteen years ago, LuMara opened its doors and ever since it has been a local success. Maria made this salon her second home, developing a comfortable, inviting, and luxurious ambiance. She keeps all LuMara’s colorists and stylists current with the latest trends and techniques. Recently she has become a Goldwell Master Colorist and continues to grow her knowledge every year. Her passion for hair and beauty has brough so much success to the industry. The energy and enthusiasm she brings is what her clients truly admire with every salon visit.
Check out her work on Instagram @hairbymarialumara