owner / master stylist
ExperienceIndustry since 1999 and with Bellucci since 2001. Owner of Bellucci since 2007.
Recognition and Advanced TrainingAmerican Board Certified Hair Colorist; Hair Color Certification; Studied in New York, Chicago and Las Vegas; HotHeads Hair Extensions Certified; HED KeratinPure Certified; Strictly Business Program; Jane Iredale the skin care makeup; Kett Airbrush Certified
Personal PhilosophyMaria has received the esteemed board certification from the American Board Certified Hair Colorists; she is part of an elite group of professionals to undergo extensive testing to achieve this honor.
Maria’s focus is on the overall health and well being of clients and staff. She has placed the utmost importance on ingredients, education, quality of service, and environmental effect. Countless hours are spent researching to the fullest extent new services in the industry and every ingredient in products we use to perform services, as well as offer to the consumer for sale. Factors such as source, long term effects and complete wellness are the basis for the vision of Bellucci salon.
She personally educates each and every apprentice undergoing a vigorous training program to meet the high standard of excellence provided.
Maria manages to inspire a large staff, mentor new apprentices, and also master the art of hair cutting and coloring, as well as makeup artistry. She has a free-form approach to cutting ensuring each design not only reaches the desires of the client but also guarantees prolonged satisfaction even in between appointments. She believes hair cutting and coloring should be designed to compliment each other and that through a thorough consultation and open communication with the client the desired look is achieved. Her passion for the industry and infinite amount of energy and drive are an inspiration to everyone.
Maria’s focus is to bring her staff together as a team, to put the client first and not promote a specific product or brands but to educate the client in the importance of aftercare based on element and basic fundamentals of the science of hair. Clear communication, a non-pretentious approach, and a genuine interest for the integrity of hair is what makes Maria and everyone one at Bellucci salon “real people… real hair”